San Marcos Like a Local

Misty Morning Sunrise

January 7, 2015

It's a natural phenomenon that only happens on cold mornings - steam on the San Marcos River. Sometimes it's just a little, sometimes it's a lot. This morning it's a lot.

Ahh, That Fresh Roasted Smell!

December 10, 2014

From their cozy, comfy atmosphere to the fresh, in-house roasted coffee beans, Redbud Roasters is where you can grab a cup of joe and pick up a bag of your favorite blend to take home, to the office or give as a gift, too.

San Marcos: A Paddling Community Like No Other

November 19, 2014

In Texas – a state with more than 3,700 streams, 15 rivers and 3,300 miles of coastline –most every day is paddling season. And, the river town of San Marcos is a paddling community like no other.

It's Not Your Ordinary Bakery

November 12, 2014

Fresh baked bread, flakey croissants, savory scones – The Root Cellar Bakery has some interesting and innovative takes on the classics.

Making the Rounds on the Square

November 5, 2014

The shops and restaurants of historic downtown San Marcos offer residents and visitors a shopping experience that is unique to our area. Here are some reasons why you should consider the Downtown Square on your next shopping day.