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Turkey Bend Recreation Area

4000 Shaw Dr., Marble Falls, TX 78654
+1 512-473-3366
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A nice and easy trip from Houston

A good place to view blue bonnet. It's a very interesting driving experience when I drove there... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2018
creambear
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Houston, Texas
Bluebonnets galore!

An amazing place a little outside of Austin to see and enjoy the bluebonnets. The drive (via... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2017
AartsS11
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Austin, Texas
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Turkey Bend Recreation Area, 400 acres on Lake Travis, has prime camping and fishing spots with great views of the lake. Some sites along the shore offer views of picturesque cliffs across the lake. While the area doesn't have a boat ramp, it is a good place to put canoes and kayaks into the lake. There is one portable toilet located within the camping area.
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11 May 2018
“A nice and easy trip from Houston”
10 Apr 2017
“Bluebonnets galore!”
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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4000 Shaw Dr., Marble Falls, TX 78654
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+1 512-473-3366
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Reviewed 11 May 2018

A good place to view blue bonnet. It's a very interesting driving experience when I drove there. There are hill, lake, blue bonnet. Everything looks so pretty. The recreation area provide camping area at lake front, but you need book in advance.

Thank creambear
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Reviewed 10 April 2017

An amazing place a little outside of Austin to see and enjoy the bluebonnets. The drive (via US-183N) which winds through Balcones Canyonlands has great views along the way and is a fun getaway from the city!

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Reviewed 8 April 2017

Visited Turkey Bend while in search of Bluebonnets ! Found beautiful Bluebonnets. Lovely lake , camping sites are lovely.

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Reviewed 25 March 2016

The title says it all. We drove from Houston to mulshoe bend on other side of lake in search of bluebonnets and were told that this year the rains and floods covered the fields but there may be a nice patch at turkey bend ...we...More

Thank ashar g
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Reviewed 20 March 2016

My friend and I went here last year during wildflower season and saw lots of beautiful and fragrant blue bonnets all over this area. Planning on going back this year to see what is blooming soon.

Thank Noreen K
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Reviewed 19 September 2015 via mobile

The area explodes into a sea of bluebonnets. Stunning! Easy clean access. Bring your camera! You might even see a roadrunners, armadillos & geckos.

Thank Trish A
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