Suggested Day Trips from our Park

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area

Just over an hour's drive from Brady, this is a fabulous area for folks of all ages to visit.  Follow this link for information to plan your day trip.

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Longhorn Caverns

SE of Brady, slightly less than a 1 1/2 hr drive these caverns are a historic landmark in Central Texas.  Click the link below for an article to help you plan your day trip.

Eckert James River Bat Cave Preserve

Keep this one on your list!  For the rest of 2021, the area is closed, but make sure it's on your 2022 list.  Click the link below for hands-on advice about planning to visit this area.

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Wildflower Drives

If you think Texas is only cactus, mesquite trees and sagebrush, you haven’t visited the Hill Country in the springtime.  The gateway between texas hill country and west texas, Brady is on the edge of north-hill-country spectacular wildflower views. The bluebonnets burst forth first, in late March and early April, followed by flowers of every hue; reds, whites, yellows, and pinks throughout April and May.  Click the link for nearby wildflower tours in Mason County.