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    Sewell Park at Texas State University

    Sewell Park is one of the most inviting and relaxing spaces on the Texas State Campus. The spring fed crystal clear San Marcos River runs through the park and remains 72 degrees year round. You can relax outdoors while taking advantage of two sand volleyball courts, open spaces for frisbee, an outdoor basketball court, and and grills and picnic tables great for cookouts. The park also offers ample open space for sunbathing, and picnicking. You'll also find the Outdoor Center here, nestled under the trees.


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    River Mural Mosaic

    Designed to be a symbol of unity for the city of San Marcos, the eclectic River Mural Mosaic was restored by the Leadership San Marcos Class of 2012 along the river bank at City Park.

    San Marcos River

    The San Marcos River bubbles to life from hundreds of springs right in the city's center. Always a refreshing 72 degrees, the river is enjoyed year ‘round for tubing, kayaking, stand-up paddling, snorkeling or just soak up some sun.
    For a complete list of park tips and rules, please check HERE.  

    San Marcos City Park

    The 18-acre park land offers picnic tables, playscape equipment, a blacktop basketball court and connects to the city's three mile jogging trails.
    For a complete list of park tips and rules, please check HERE.