Comfort Suites Near Texas State University
104 IH 35 N
San Marcos, TX 78666
Phone: (512) 392-1006
Fax: (512) 392-9162
The "Worlds Toughest Boat Race," a non-stop 260-mile race down the San Marcos and Guadalupe rivers to Seadrift on the Gulf, begins at Spring Lake.
They are celebrating years of service to church groups, boy scouts, girl scouts, schools and the general public. They rent canoes and kayaks for 2, 5, and 7 mile trips on the San Marcos River. They also furnish shuttle service of personal watercraft.
The Texas State Golf Course, is a 9 hole golf course open to Texas State students, faculty, staff, and the community. Even though the course is only 2,850 yards it has at least one place for every shot in the bag.
Rent a tube just across the street from Southwest Texas University and enjoy one-to-six hours of float time. Encounter gentle waterfalls and giant Cyprus trees as you tube to the Rio Vista Dam. There, a water taxi takes visitors back to the Lions Club.
Southwest Golf Range is a great place to hone your skills and up your game. This range offers lessons from experienced golfers as well as buckets of golf balls so you can learn on your own. Featuring a putting green, pitching green, and a sand trap, you'll have the opportunity to practice a variety of skills. Other services offered here include a club repair shop, club re-gripping, and used golf club sales.
Don's Fish Camp offers a great experience for waterfront recreation. Named after a famous local hero, Don Nelle, it has been in business for over a decade. They offer kayak and tube rentals as well as essential paraphernalia like coolers, sunglasses and bobbers, sunscreen, hats and camping equipment. Enjoy some tubing activities and a picnic in the relaxed atmosphere at the San Marcos river site with the best floats in Texas.
Gregg-Clarke Park Sports Complex features just about everything you need to be active. Softball and football fields, tennis courts, basketball courts, jogging trails, and ultimate Frisbee fields can be found here, as well as areas for playing horseshoes and washers. The pool is one of the most prominent features of the sports complex. It is open during the summer and is a great place to get away from the Texas heat.
These stables provide basic and advanced riding lessons, barrel racing and team roping lessons, and state-of-the-art boarding facilities which includes a 14,400 square foot barn. Special events include trailrides, cookouts, campouts, and birthday parties.
One of the top 100 practice ranges in the nation, this fine golf practice facility features an 18 hole executive, links style golf course and a lighted practice range. Four lakes on the course create a challenge on seven of the holes.
The largest and most trusted river outfitter in Texas, this company is the only river outfitter in New Braunfels with locations on both the Guadalupe and Comal rivers. They offer rafting, canoeing, tubing, and camping at five different locations.
Specializing in Guadalupe River Tubing since 1978, Tube Haus offers two float trips from which you can choose. Tube all day for one low price. Tube rentals include parking and shuttle service. Open daily from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., April through September. Camping, RV sites and lodging are available within walking distance.
Located on the Guadalupe River, the Lone Star Float House offers several types of raft or tube trips, ranging from 30 minutes to six hours. Before or after your river excursion, enjoy their fantastic food.