Glen Rose, Texas

The establishment of a trading post at this site in 1849, was the beginning of Glen Rose, the seat of Somervell County. It is located at a picturesque spot on the Paluxy River, just above its confluence with the Brazos River. Several bed and breakfast accommodations are offered in some of the historic buildings. Squaw Valley Golf Course, owned by the county, is one of top municipal courses in the area.

For excellent camping facility, visit Tres Rios RV Park and Campground. This was originally built in 1919 as a YWCA camp. Today, 55-acre site offers tent camping, RV sites, cabins and motel rentals. Rivers provide canoeing, tubing, and fishing. Also, Oakdale Park offers an historic camping facility with cabins, RV hookups, tent sites and meeting facilities.

Attractions near Glen Rose, Texas

Ranch Country Club, The -Chisholm/Cimarron

Course Access: PrivateHoles: 18Reserve Advance Tee Times: 7 days...

Martin Dies Jr. State Park

705 acres on eastern shore of B. A. Steinhagen Lake (also known as Town Bluff and Dam B Reservoir). Rest rooms with showers, ...

Alabama-Coushatta Indian Reservation

Home of Alabama and Coushatta Indians, part of Southern forest tribes, in dense, wooded area known as the Big Thicket. Sam Ho...

The Sophienburg Archives & Museum of History

Take the journey to Texas with Prince Carl and his group of German colonists. Follow them as they cross the ocean and make t...

Stillhouse Lake WMA's

Designated public lands at Stillhouse Hollow Lake is open for free public hunting. These areas are shown on the lake map as W...

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Glen Rose Dinosaur Tracks

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Dinosaur World and Dinosaur Valley State Park in Glenrose, Texas

If you want a unique, educational and fun vacation check out Dinosaur World. In the river nearby you can see fossilized dino footprints in and out of the wat...