America's largest family of indoor water park-hotels, Great Wolf has 12 lodges to its name. But currently, the only West Coast location is in Grand Mound, drawing much of its attendance from nearby Seattle. (Courtesy Great Wolf Lodge) From: Top 10 Indoor Water Parks in the U.S.
The Tree Haus Resort in New Braunfels, TX is one of America's most unique lodgings. Along with your stay you'll get access to one of the world's best waterparks, the Schlitterbahn Waterpark. It's basically over 70 acres of awesome.
Kayak the Devil's River, TX. Said to be the best river to raft or kayak in Texas.-From Del Rio, go north on State Highway 277 for 45 miles, turn left on Dolan Creek Road (gravel) and go 18.6 miles to the SNA boundary. Dolan Creek Road is a rough 22-mile gravel/dirt county road with multiple low-water crossings. Use caution if you see flowing water! This is working ranch country, so please drive carefully and be mindful of loose livestock.http://tpwd.texas.gov/state-parks/devils-river
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San Felipe Springs (Del Rio)- In this part of Texas, summers are particularly brutal, so any body of water is a welcome luxury. Along the San Felipe Creek, Horseshoe Park and Lions Park offer wonderful places to cool off from the sweltering Texas heat, and the small waterfall is a nice backdrop while you swim!
Davis Mountains State Park Close by is the McDonald Observatory (http://mcdonaldobservatory.org/) and the Historical Fort Davis (http://www.fortdavis.com/), not far down the road is Balmorhea State Park a west Texas desert oasis of spring water to swim in, the Guadalupe Mountains just a short drive