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Address: Kingsland, TX
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Low water crossing on the Llano River popular with swimmers.

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I have visited mostly highway sections and attractions of the Marble Falls/Kingsland/Llano areas all my life, and this is the first time hearing about The Slab. From the photos... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
WisTraveler09too
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Kingsland, Texas
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Such fun for friends or family.... Relaxing day in the sun & water !!! Take your lunch, snacks and enjoy your day !!!

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Thank kimtye
USA
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have visited mostly highway sections and attractions of the Marble Falls/Kingsland/Llano areas all my life, and this is the first time hearing about The Slab. From the photos, it looks like most creek beds in dry times, but this must be a huge one. Can someone explain if it's right in Kingsland? We were near Kingsland this weekend, in... More 

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1 Thank WisTraveler09too
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21 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 8 March 2017

great spot to listen to the flowing river and to take the kids and pets. Be careful here for snakes though. certain times of the year the snakes are seen. Love the slab for sunbathing and laying in the flowing Llano river.

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1 Thank Bob T
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12 reviews
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Fun place to play in the water & sandy areas on a sunny day. Issue with people leaving their trash behind.

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Thank TXGal1969
Kingsland, Texas
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 February 2017

This is a fun summer place to go and play in the cool flowing water, sand and granite rocks. Great place to enjoy the outdoors and spend the day with friends or family. The only negative is the inconsiderate slobs that leave their trash behind.

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Thank dona989
Kingsland, Texas
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37 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

The first time I went to the Slab, the water was rushing over it so fast it was impossible to drive through! There were cars every where and the place was packed! A month later, the road was again open to traffic, parking is along side where ever a spot can be found. Swimming holes near the road are relatively... More 

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Thank Deborah H
Kingsland, Texas
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20 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Very pretty hill country spot. It's really a shame people don't seem to pick up after themselves there.

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Thank Gary B
Kingsland, Texas
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6 reviews
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

The slab is a great place to hike around and explore the many rock formations and colors along with the different pools/streams of water. It's best to get there early especially if you have small children. It's cooler and much calmer(less people)at that time. There is a small trail on the east side of the slab that you can hike... More 

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Thank ddoescher
Angel Fire, New Mexico
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63 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

We recently took our grandkids to the Slab even though we've lived in the area for over 8 years. They LOVED it! Bring your lawn chairs and cooler and you're good to go. Granted it's a FREE visit and sometimes that brings a variety of folks but they is plenty of places to park and wade. Just a fun afternoon.

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Thank Greg D
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

We will definitely be returning next spring. Flowers were in full bloom. Water was perfect. Not too crowded. Out of the way with plenty of space to enjoy your privacy.

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Thank Rhonda W

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