San Marcos Like A Local

Celebrate Earth Day in San Marcos

San Marcos is a beautiful place to live, work and visit, and we'd like to keep it that way! Celebrate Earth Day with the natural beauty of San Marcos by hitting the trails, exploring the river, partaking in an event and, of course, leaving it all better than you found it. Hittin' The Trails One of…

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Paddling The San Marcos River

While there is a lot to love about San Marcos (and we mean A LOT) exploring the crystal-clear San Marcos River is always at the top of the list. The spring-fed river stays 72-degrees year-round, perfect for adventures whenever strikes your fancy. Whether you're looking for a calm and peaceful paddle…

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Self-Care In San Marcos, TX

Travel doesn’t have to be stressful or action-packed. You don’t have to have a plan and a to-do list to enjoy a destination. In fact, we are seeing more and more of an emphasis on leisurely, wellness-focused weekends and we are here for it! San Marcos is a great place to unwind and indulge in some…

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5 Scenic Road Biking Rides Surrounding San Marcos

If your preferred mode of transportation has two wheels, it’s about time you learned about the bike-friendly town of San Marcos, Texas. It may be known for its famous spring-fed river, but the area is as much of a haven for cyclists as it is a paradise for kayakers and snorkelers. San Marcos is…

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The Complete Guide to SUPing in San Marcos

A yoga class on a stand-up paddleboard can really improve your balance. Not all San Marcos-based water activities involve legs leisurely dangled over an inner tube. In fact, the latest water craze involves swimsuit-clad adventures standing on top of what looks like a large surfboard while slowly…

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6 Great Places to Go Trail Running in San Marcos, Texas

From the pristine rivers to the lush trees that surround the community, San Marcos, Texas, is the perfect destination for anyone who loves spending time in nature. The focal point of the town is the San Marcos River, where 72-degree water flows year round, and kayakers, swimmers, and tubers take…

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7 Ways to Get Outdoors During a Football Weekend in San Marcos

San Marcos features several natural escapes that feature excellent hiking trails. San Marcos Convention and Visitor Bureau Autumn weekends in San Marcos revolve around one activity: football. Texas State University fans head to Bobcat Stadium hours before game time to set up a tailgating spot…

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