Attractions & Recreation

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Attractions & Recreation


Commemorative Air Force Museum--Highland Lakes Squadron      

2302 S. Water         

Burnet, TX 78611      

More than just a collection of airworthy warplanes from the past, the CAF's fleet of historic aircraft, known as the CAF Ghost Squadron, recreate, remind and reinforce the lessons learned from the defining moments in American military aviation history.


Delaware Springs Golf Course

Hwy 281 S
Burnet, TX 78611
Unique 18 hole golf course. Three bunkers. Challenging to play. Surrounded by spectacular countryside.


Exotic Resort Zoo

235 Zoo Trail
Johnson City, TX 78636
A resort for wild animals where people can enjoy their company Guided safari tours, cabin rentals, traveling petting zoos, pony rides, birthday parties, school field trips. Hours: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. 7 days a week.
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Fort Croghan

703 Buchanan Drive

Burnet, TX 78611

Established in 1849, Fort Croghan was the third of the first four forts established by the United States government to protect settlements from hostile Indians. Today's Fort Croghan is representative of those early days of what was to become Burnet, Texas.


Hill Country Science Mill

101 S. Ladybird Lane
Johnson City, TX 78636
Discover the fun of science at this family destination offering a fun, interactive learning environment for all ages. Through cutting-edge exhibits, games and programs, the non-profit science center and museum expands understanding and appreciation of science in everyday life. Housed in an historic 1880's mill, the Science Mill features more than 25 world-class exhibits, a 3D theater. interactive maker stations and an on-site cafe. Also available for field trips, birthday parties and special events. Contact email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ; Website:; Hours: Wed-Sat, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM, Sun, Noon - 4:00 PM(open until 5 in Summer months).

Inks Lake State Park

Reservations: 512-389-8900
Park Phone: 512-793-2223
Rt. 2, Box 31
Park Rd 4
Burnet, TX 78611
1200 acres bordering beautiful Inks Lake. Tent, RV, screened shelter camping. Group picnic area, concessions, hiking trails, fishing pier, swimming, boat ramp, playground, canoes, paddleboat rentals, and 9 hole golf course.


Jerry Moore's Fishing Guide Service

(512) 756-7333
204 CR 140
Burnet, TX 78611
A memory your family and friends will never forget. Go fishing on beautiful Lake Buchanan with a Professional Guide. Our guide service specializes in Striped Bass Fishing. Whether your purpose is a family outing or entertaining business associates, you'll get first class treatment with us. GIFT CERTIFICATES are available for that special Birthday, Father's Day, Valentine's Day, Christmas. Fishing is our Full Time Business, not a sideline. We endeavor to give you the utmost in service and the best equipment available to make your trip a memorable and successful one. Jerry is noted for his ability and knowledge as a professional Fishing Guide, helping you obtain a fine trophy and enjoying your fishing trip to the utmost. All bait and tackle is provided for your convenience. After the trip your catch is filleted. All you need is a current fishing license, snacks and beverages. For reservations call (512) 756-7333 or toll free 1-888-786-1829. Business Hours: 6:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. - 7 Days a Week


Lake Buchanan Adventures

FAX: 512-715-9432
2007 CR 137
Burnet, TX 78611
Come enjoy the Lake with Us
River kayaking trips, lodging & camping, boat rentals and group retreats.Experience the natural wonders as you paddle alongside cascading waterfalls, rugged limestone cliffs and unspoiled habitat. We have been featured in Southern Living, Canoe & kayak magazine as will as dozens of articles in travel and leisure publications. We are located at the Canyon of the Eagles Lodge & Nature Park.


Legends on Lake LBJ Golf Course

105 FM 2342
Kingsland, TX
Stay where you play!
This scenic course in the Texas Hill Country offers solitude, elegance and convenience along with challenging golf for the scratch golfer yet forgiving enough for the beginner. We invite you to our scenic 7260 yard championship 18 hole golf course on Lake LBJ, offering both links style and Hill Country golf at its best. The Villas offer lodging, private pitch & putt area, BBQ area, "catch & release" pond and a boat ramp on Lake LBJ.


Longhorn Cavern State Park

Park Rd. 4
Rt. 2, Box 23
Burnet, TX 78611
One and a half hour, mile long tours through caverns. Always a comfortable 64 degrees! Gift shop, snack bar picnic area, hiking trails. Rubber soled shoes recommended. Open every day except Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. Park operated by Shawn DeVaney.