Gatesville, Texas

Gatesville's name was derived from the nearby old Fort Gates, and became the county seat when Coryell County was organized in 1854. Among its city parks, Faunt Le Roy Park along the Leon River offers picnicking, a fitness course, and camping. A local firm, Medical Plastics Lab, produces anatomically correct human parts; tours are available.

Camping facilities are available within walking distance of the downtown area. The Gatesville Chamber of Commerce is located in the restored Cotton Belt depot and has information and historical exhibits.

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Things to do near Gatesville, TX

Packsaddle Country Club

Course Access: Semi-PrivateHoles: 18Reserve Advance Tee Times: 10 days...

Wildflower Country Club

Course Access: PrivateHoles: 18Reserve Advance Tee Times: 2 days...

Lost Valley Resort Golf Course

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

Lake Travis Camping/Parks

Below is a bit of information on the parks and what they offer. We wish to thank the Texas Parks and Wildlife for their grea...

Leon Valley Golf Course

Course Access: PublicHoles: 18Reserve Advance Tee Times: 5 days...