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Best Weekend Trip Ideas To Live Life To The Fullest

The perfect way to take a break, try something new, and disconnect from responsibilities for a while are weekend trips. According to experts, weekend getaways can be just as beneficial as longer vacations, leaving you refreshed and energized for the upcoming workweek. By scheduling several shorter vacations throughout the year, you will always have something to look forward to, and relaxation is never far away. Read this guide to find a relaxing place in Texas that best suits you and your family.

Weekend Gateway Destination Ideas In Texas

Texas is a large state with many things to do and places to visit. Here are some of the best weekend getaway spots in Texas for your next mini-vacation.

1. Hiking & Exploring Nature

Texas is brimming with outdoor adventures just waiting to be discovered. Hiking, birding, stargazing, kayaking, and horseback riding are all options at one of the state's best weekend getaways.

Visit The Summit at Big Bend and spend quality time with nature in your private stargazing paradise. Outdoor activities include hiking, off-roading, stargazing, and unwinding in plush glass domes.

2. Shopping For Pleasure

Texas has thousands of stores and shops selling everything from designer goods to handcrafted art. While the big cities are excellent shopping destinations, pay attention to the state's many smaller cities and towns with one-of-a-kind items and family-owned businesses.

3. Go For a Fishing Excursion

Regardless of your weekend fishing getaway season, you can find the ideal location easily. Texas offers both saltwater and freshwater fishing. Ensure you have the appropriate fishing license for your destination and length of stay wherever you go. Always adhere to all fishing regulations and laws pertaining to the fish you intend to keep.


With so many unique destinations to explore, these Texas weekend trips are only a reservation away. Stop waiting and visit The Summit at Big Bend - a relaxing place in Texas, with friends or family to create memories that will last a lifetime. Visit the website for detailed information and to reserve your weekend getaway.


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