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    Trips, Treks & Adventures San Marcos Itineraries

    San Marcos Discovery Center

    Visit the San Marcos Discovery Center for information on exploring San Marcos’ natural beauty. From serving as a trailhead to local rivers, parks and trails, to producing, and regularly selling, plants native to the area, the San Marcos Discovery Center houses a wealth of information about local flora and fauna. The San Marcos Discovery Center also coordinates and facilitates different youth services programs and implements programs and strategies for protecting the beautiful San Marcos River. 


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    San Marcos Iris Garden

    This unique garden displays eight varieties of iris, and features the Tall Bearded Iris in colors of brilliant orange, violet, lavender and yellow blooms as well as bi-color variations of standards and falls.

    Crook Park

     16 acres of parkland located behind the San Marcos Tourist Information Center

    CabanaSMTX

    CabanaSMTX provides year-round paddling instruction and equipment rentals to enjoy the San Marcos River. Experienced instructors and guides are here to outfit visitors for kayaking, fishing, stand-up paddleboarding, snorkeling, swings, slides, slack lines or just a hammock.