Posted on May 16, 2022

This is it. This is the year for spending more time exploring life with your family. With kids out of school and looking for things to do, summertime is a great time to make those childhood memories. Centrally located in Texas in the triangle of Austin, Houston, and San Antonio, Bastrop County has all you need to fulfill those dreams and add to your own second (or third!) childhood adventures. Think forested parks, stars in the sky, water fun, friendly games, scavenger hunts, and the like.

3 horse riders on trail


With plenty of overnight stay options and fun food choices, y’all can make your summer one to remember in the best of ways.

The Top 10 Outdoor Family-Friendly Things to Do covers easy, relaxing, exploratory, and educational experiences with a little bit of adrenaline thrown into the mix, and most activities are for any age so that families can explore and enjoy together.

You can follow this easy, step-by-step itinerary to follow to experience the Top 10 Outdoor Family-Friendly Things to Do that will inspire you to take the first step to plan your many family adventures. It all starts with that one step.

We invite you to Explore all that Bastrop County has to offer.

Kayaker on river next to trees on shoreline