Activities in the Watershed
Because of the spring fed nature of the South Llano River, boating opportunities are available year-round for canoe and kayak enthusiast. . The best inner-tubing opportunities are located along the lower sections of the South Llano River in South Llano River State Park.
South Llano River Paddling Trail – opened in 2012 in partnership with Texas Parks and Wildlife, City of Junction, Kimble County, Texas Tech Center at Junction and South Llano Watershed Alliance
For local boating and tubing information visit the Kimble County Chamber of Commerce website
Additional canoe trip reports on the South Llano can be found here.
Check out Texas Parks and Wildlife's River Guide for info regarding access, safety, and paddling trails
Dan Cone of Castell Guide Service Llano River Access Point Google Map
As always, please respect the rights of landowners along the river and remember to bring a trash bag. Thanks!
Birds of the Edwards Plateau is a helpful checklist from Texas Parks and Wildlife.
There are two great nearby locations for watching bats:
Earth and Sky features nightly astronomical events visible from your own backyard…or back 40
Heavens Above tells you all about visible Space Station passes and a whole lot more.
Geology of the Northern Llano Uplift, Junction to Llano - Stephen F. Austin Geology Department