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

Visitor Center

For information on accommodations, restaurants, and events, stop by the chamber of commerce office....

Hatch Bend Country Club

Course Access: Semi-PrivateHoles: 9Reserve Advance Tee Times: Yes...

Michelson Art Museum

Features the work of the late Russian American post impressionist, Leo Michelson. The Museum also displays the Gloria and Ber...

Mountain Biking Coleto Creek Reservoir

In July, 2006, the GBRA Coleto Creek Park, had a quiet opening for the first two mile loop of a single track mountain bike tr...

Butler Park Pitch & Putt Golf Course

Course Access: PublicHoles: 9Reserve Advance Tee Times: Yes...

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