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Trips, Treks & Adventures San Marcos Itineraries

First Saturday Birding Hikes

Various San Marcos Venues

(First Saturday of every month at sunrise)
Interested in birding hikes? From water fowl to woodpeckers to hawks to songbirds - you never know which feathered friends will be spotted. Hikes are guided by Stephen Ramirez, a local photographer and unicycle enthusiast. Location varies each month and cycles through greenspaces, preserves and riverside parks. For more information and to receive location notifications contact Stephen@birdsiview.org.

What's Near Here?

Mermaid March

Mermaid March is a self guided tour that consists of ten seven-foot mermaid statues painted by regional artists installed around the city. This public art project by the San Marcos Arts Commission celebrates the art, culture and natural beauty of the city. 


Hays County Historic Courthouse

Downtown | Recently restored, the 1909 Hays County Courthouse is nestled in the center of the downtown square. Historic exhibits are now housed in it's lower floors.

San Marcos Brew Pub Tours

Downtown | The Brewpub Tour is a guided walking tour through historic downtown. If you are interested in learning more about the history of beer, how it is made, the difference in beers and seeing the passion of some of the best brew-masters in Texas! **Click HERE to schedule your tour** (Tours available Friday-Sunday)