Peaceful 1,800-acre working cattle ranch settled in the 1820s. Eight luxurious historic homes furnished in antiques and Texas pieces. Romantic getaways, corporate retreats, weddings, reunions. Ranch activities include bass fishing, birding, hunting, cattle drives, round-ups, and open range horseback riding for parties of two or more. Riding is available to the general public for a […]
This 8-acre retail garden features antique roses, native plants, perennials, herbs, and wildflowers. Beautiful gardens to stroll and a nice little gift shop to accessorize your garden. Groups are welcome for tours. The Antique Rose Emporium is also a prime location to hold a wedding and/or reception. Facilities include gardens with tents, gazebo, chapel, outdoor […]
Bring your sporting events and enjoy a wonderful visit in Brenham and Washington County! Baseball, soccer, tennis, swimming, volleyball, softball and more – our facilities are top notch. Call Recreation Coordinator Crystal Dahlquist at 979-337-7254 or for Field Availability, Brenda Stelwagen at 979-337-7250.
The hilly, well-designed 18-hole golf course, along with a fine clubhouse, is a family-oriented club in Brenham. Open to the public by reservation. Brenham Golf & Country club also has a beautiful banquet room overlooking the golf course that is available for private parties up to 120 people.
Lake Somerville Marina and Campground is a family-fun place with 168 acres of wilderness campground and unlimited primitive camping. Our campground is equipped with over 93 campsites that include electricity and water, picnic tables and fire rings for roasting marshmallows and telling stories around the fire. We also have cabin rentals available that overlook the […]
TC Ranch is a small ranch that offers Horsemanship courses & riding lessons combined with a memorable vacation experience in the state of Texas. We plan the program of courses in a very personalized way, according to the needs of our guests.
Animal Friends of Washington County (aka Connie Clinic) is a low-cost spay/neuter and wellness clinic for dogs, cats, and rabbits. In addition to a great veterinarian service, Animal Friends now has a several-acre park designated for dogs to run off-leash in a safe enclosed area. Animal Friends Dog Park includes amenities such as ponds, agility […]
Whether you are cycling on a bicycle, ripping up the trails on a mountain bike, or cruising down the country roads on a Harley, Brenham/Washington County has very scenic rides steeped in the history of the Native Americans, early Texas heroes and settlers staking claim in a new land. According to some cyclists, the hills […]
Geocaching is a fun outdoor activity for all ages and all family types, and great for dogs too! There are lots of caches within Washington County ready and waiting for you to find them. In addition, the Brenham/Washington County Chamber-CVB has created an official GeoTour for you! 28 caches are placed around Washington County to […]