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Weekend get away

The place is so peaceful and th cabin myself and my fiancé had was wonderful the Taos Cabin cute... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2018
Maria C
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Grand Prairie, Texas
via mobile
Well Maintained River in Quanit Glen Rose

My father and I strolled the river walk from Heritage Park to Big Rocks Park. The entire stretch... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2018
Jay_the_Triathlete
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Beverly, Massachusetts
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Texas' last undammed river.
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Glen Rose, TX
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 28 May 2014

This is the steepest river in Texas and as such is a favorite of kayakers when at flood stage. Normal depth is only 6-12" It is very clean with only one dam at Glen Rose Big Rocks park. Do not get in the water if...More

14  Thank Paul S
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 23 June 2013

The part of the Paluxy I am reviewing is the section in the middle of downtown Glen Rose. There are some really great rocks here that are easily accessible from the parking lot and fun for pictures. This was enjoyable. The parking lot need some...More

8  Thank luv2takepics
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Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

The place is so peaceful and th cabin myself and my fiancé had was wonderful the Taos Cabin cute comfy and relaxing we sat in the hot tub while he cooked the steaks and potatoes we needed the weekend for ourself with work no Television...More

Thank Maria C
Reviewed 12 April 2018

My father and I strolled the river walk from Heritage Park to Big Rocks Park. The entire stretch is on river frontage, and we were impressed by how well maintained the watershed is. It's a pretty place to walk around, maybe have a picnic on...More

4  Thank Jay_the_Triathlete
Reviewed 6 February 2018

A great river that is shallow enough for all to enjoy but deep enough and bordered by undisturbed greenery. Make sure to stop by "Big Rocks (30-45min) " and "Dinosaur Valley State Park (1-6 hours)" to really appreciate the river.

1  Thank bprsurf
Reviewed 22 January 2018

My husband and I took a nice stroll down the river walk. Beautiful scenery, very clean, peaceful. Will be back!!

Thank nreusser
Reviewed 8 October 2017

My husband and I enjoyed a relaxing walk along the riverwalk where we found a glen rose rocks! Stone to take home as a momento. It was nice and quiet area surrounded by beautiful homes.

Thank amyhR973XF
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Nice place but If you don't know swimming and have kids with you then 1) Wear life jackets If you don't know swimming. More than 10ft depth at some places 2) It takes more than 3 hrs to get to the exit. No exit in...More

3  Thank ebizsd
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This was a calm river and we were able to swim in it and hike along it. We really enjoyed spending time here and had a great time!

Thank Heather K
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Oakdale RV park is right across the street from part of the Paluxy River. Big Rock Park has huge rocks that you can play, walk through and climb on and or play in the river. Fun times

2  Thank Melanie R
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Shallow rock-bed river where dinosaurs used to tread. For free fun, start off at Big Rocks Park in the river town of Glen Rose. Scramble over the boulders, or just head straight to the river's clear water, soaking up nature. Fun for splashing kids and...More

6  Thank Debbie H
Reviewed 20 September 2016

The river is a good place to wade, fish, canoe or tube in. It is also nice for locals just to enjoy the view.

1  Thank AngelaB5802
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bkmcmurtray
11 July 2017|
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Response from Melanie R | Reviewed this property |
oak dale
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Patty G
1 June 2017|
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Response from Debbie H | Reviewed this property |
Water flow in the River depends on the rainfall received by then. There will be water in July, but flow could be low.
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tinarubyflorez
13 August 2016|
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Response from Lacey C | Reviewed this property |
Charges vary by vendor. The river is very low right now. You need to call ahead before planning something.
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