Area Attractions

The Silver Spur is located in the beautiful Texas Hill Country, surrounded by rugged, rolling hills, native vegetation, wildlife and many unique and interesting places for a day trip. We’ve listed some of our guests favorites here, but if you are looking to include any other areas or activities before, during or after your stay with us, please let us know and we will be happy to provide additional information.


Bandera, the “Cowboy Capital of the World”

Take a quick 9 mile drive to the town of Bandera and enjoy it’s Wild West heritage with live country music and dancing at the local honky-tonks, boutiques and gift shops.


Another great small town not too far from the ranch (35 miles), Boerne offers a variety of things to do – golf, Cibolo Nature Center, two natural caverns, farmers markets, restaurants and more.

Bandera Gun Club

For all firearms enthusiasts, the Bandera Gun Club is located only 8.5 miles from the ranch on 1077. The club offers pistol, rifle, trap and skeet shooting facilities.

Hill Country State Natural Area

Hill Country State Natural Area has over 5,600 acres our guests can use for extended horseback rides, fishing, camping and wildlife watching.


Take a beautiful drive through the Texas Hill Country to Fredricksburg, a fun day trip for shopping, museums, wine tours, restaurants, festivals and more.

Medina, Guadalupe and Frio rivers

Visit Tube Texas for kayaking, tubing, rafting and canoeing information

San Antonio

Take a 75 min drive to San Antonio to experience the historic Riverwalk, The Alamo, SeaWorld San Antonio and Six Flags Fiesta Texas Theme Park and shopping at The Rim and The Shops at La Cantera shopping centers.