Fredericksburg Texas

The Most Underrated Hill Country Destination: Hunt, Texas

By Mary Cate Long | November 20, 2020 | 0 Comments

A few weekends ago, I made the five-hour drive with my family to stay at a ranch house in the town of Hunt in the Texas Hill Country. It’s a small unincorporated community nestled at the intersection of the North and South forks of the Guadalupe River. I’ll be honest – I wasn’t expecting much […]

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Head To Fredericksburg For Hill Country Charms

By Amy Puchaty | November 10, 2020 | 0 Comments

Feeling festive? Us too! So why not take a trip to Fredericksburg, Texas, for a change of scenery. And perhaps some early holiday shopping too. The Hill Country town is known for its charms, historic heritage, and fabulous second shelters. In fact, our splurge has a deed that dates back to famous Texas Ranger, Jack […]

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What Can I Get For $500K To $20M In … Fredericksburg?

By Amy Puchaty | December 20, 2018 | Comments Off on What Can I Get For $500K To $20M In … Fredericksburg?

Christmas isn’t just another holiday in Fredericksburg, it’s a magical event! The town combines German Christmas traditions with warm Texas hospitality for one epic holiday season. With more than 150 shops, art galleries, boutiques, plus a festive Main Street, Fredericksburg will put even the grumpiest Grinch into a mistletoe mood. From its holiday wine trail, […]

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Historical Farmhouse in Fredericksburg Has Both Charm and Convenience

By Bethany Erickson | November 22, 2017 | Comments Off on Historical Farmhouse in Fredericksburg Has Both Charm and Convenience

It’s no secret that we at Second Shelters have a soft spot for the Texas Hill Country — with its wide open spaces, the beautiful scenery, and the plethora of wineries that dot the landscape, it’s hard to find something you don’t like about Fredericksburg. This week’s historical shelter is a perfect second home for […]

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Grape Escapes: Swirl, Sniff, Sip at Boot Ranch

By Joanna England | May 19, 2015 | Comments Off on Grape Escapes: Swirl, Sniff, Sip at Boot Ranch

A crowd of about 70 journalists, bloggers, Boot Ranch members and guests participated in the first Boot Ranch Wine Workshop and Tours April 22 and 23. Hosted in the Texas Hill Country’s finest private golf and family community nestled on more than 2,000 picturesque rolling acres, the wine was flowing and the pool was warm. […]

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Hill Country Real Estate News Second Home Report: Boot Ranch Kicking Back Into Sales Gear

By Candy Evans | March 24, 2011 | 2 Comments

Boot Ranch, a luxurious second home “ranching light” community in Fredericksburg, Texas, where you can play city slicker one minute, Arnold Palmer the next, says it’s back. I still have the press kit I received from Boot Ranch now some four years ago. It was the most beautiful kit I have ever received, and useful, […]

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