• The Golden-cheeked Warbler
• The Black-capped Vireo
• The Green Kingfisher
• The Zone-tailed Hawk
Fishing, Canoeing & Kayaking
The Guadalupe River is the perfect backdrop for water sports, whether it is fly fishing, birding, canoeing and kayaking, or just sightseeing along the river. Kerrville Kayak and Canoe offers rentals and sales on outdoor equipment, river guided trips for fly fishing, tube rentals and delivery and pickup of rental equipment. Explore the Texas Hill Country Rivers.
Call for information: 830-459-2122.
Bring your jeans and boots for horseback riding in the Hill Country.
The Y.O. Ranch offers a variety of riding experiences on a working ranch, from camping, campfire dinners and trail rides.
For reservations, call 830-640-3222 or 800-967-2624 or visit www.moranch.com.
MO Ranch, with breathtaking views and secluded trails along the Guadalupe River, offers breakfast trail rides and chuck-wagon suppers, by reservation only.
The Kerrville Area offers year-round exotic game hunting as well as seasonal hunting of whitetail deer, turkey, quail and dove.
For lease information, contact the Kerrville Convention & Visitors Bureau at 830- 792-3535 or 800-221-7958.
Riverside Nature Center
Blending cultural history with the area’s natural history, the Nature Center includes walking paths, a wildflower meadow, butterfly gardens, native grasses, trees and shrubs as well as special demonstration gardens and special programs. Grounds are open dawn to dusk.
Visit www.riversidenaturecenter.org or call 830-257-4837.
Y.O. Ranch a native and exotic game ranch spanning 50 square miles. Zebras, giraffes and antelope are among the 56 species of exotic game to be spotted on a guided tour of this historic ranch. Established in 1880 by Captain Charles Schreiner, the family owned and operated ranch is well known for its registered quarter horses and longhorn cattle. Tours at 10 a.m. daily.