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Blue Hole

Rock Street, Georgetown, TX 78626
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Lots of Fun. Wish There Was Shade.

Our Dallas kids - who do not have access to a place like Blue Hole - had fun exploring the Hole... read more

Reviewed 20 January 2018
Amy K
Blue Hole Park on San Gabriel River

Blue Hole Park is on the beautiful San Gabriel River. Easy access from Austin Ave or E 2nd and... read more

Reviewed 6 December 2017
Steve C
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Georgetown, Texas
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Swimming hole just North of town on the San Gabriel River.
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Rock Street, Georgetown, TX 78626
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"parking area"
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"picnic tables"
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"recommend water shoes"
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"kids jumping"
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"cool off"
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"austin ave"
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"easy access"
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"little gem"
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"san gabriel river"
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"a great place to spend"
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"open to the public"
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"walking trails"
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"summer heat"
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"natural beauty"
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"falls"
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Reviewed 20 January 2018

Our Dallas kids - who do not have access to a place like Blue Hole - had fun exploring the Hole with their Georgetown friends. One fell on the slippery rocks and cut her knee: I highly recommend water shoes with grips on the bottom....More

Thank Amy K
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Reviewed 6 December 2017

Blue Hole Park is on the beautiful San Gabriel River. Easy access from Austin Ave or E 2nd and SvRock St. Great side-walks that will allow wheelchair easy access. Short easy flat walk from parking area to Blue Hole. Amazing rock cliffs show the history...More

Thank Steve C
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Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Not sure what the real attraction is here. There is a spot to swim where the river wells up that is neither blue or particularly appealing.

Thank Mikeyveck
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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Spent some Leisure down time relaxing by the Beautiful Blue Hole in downtown Georgetown Texas. It was a beautiful sunny warm day and there were many people hanging out in the blue hole it reminded me of the days when I was a child and...More

Thank reiko m
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Reviewed 27 July 2017

I stopped here for a break before I left town. I came on a weekday so it wasn't that busy. Parking is limited! I parked in the lot across from the parking garage down the street. The water was nice. There were a lot of...More

Thank z3r0h3r0
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Reviewed 24 July 2017

Great for an evening stroll and great for a cooling dip in the San Gabriel. Blue Hole is right off the town square and has a night rocky beach. Wading or swimming, free and open to the public.

Thank Patricia A
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Reviewed 17 July 2017

You will know when you get close because cars are parked up and down the streets that are close by. Lots of small families stake out their area early and there are water falls that are pretty but most of the seating area is grass...More

1  Thank D K
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Reviewed 17 July 2017

It wasn't crowded since we were there on a week day. My grandson had fun swimming and meeting other boys to play with. He didn't want to leave. It is a great place to spend the days with a picnic lunch and other snacs.

Thank Sue W
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

Just visited Blue Hole last week with two nephews, aged 12 and 15. They loved playing in all levels -- a bit deeper and shallow. Lots of folks in the shady rocks enjoying picnic lunches and swimming. Felt great with the temp of 95 degrees.

Thank Shirley &amp; E... H
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Reviewed 21 June 2017

Went to the Blue Hole with my daughter and her 3 friends yesterday. We went from 5:45 - 7:45 pm and it was not very crowded. The park has several areas where you can sit on a blanket and enjoy the shade. The kids stayed...More

1  Thank Lesjl
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Melissa M
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Response from SlickPate | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend sandals like rafters and sailor use. Quick-dry type.
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Response from DDDSSS123 | Reviewed this property |
It is a creek. No fee. They have a little park area you can BBQ at.
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