Texas Hill Country Trail Region

Participant in the Texas Historical Commission's
Texas Heritage Trails Program

Marble Falls: Highland Lakes Bluebonnet Trail

Photo by TxDOT

This Bluebonnet Trail is designed as a Drive-Yourself tour, and winds its way through the waterfront communities of the Highland Lakes. Scenic drives around Horseshoe Bay, Granite Shoals, Kingsland, Inks Lake & Buchanan Dam are a photographers dream. Be your own tour guide & enjoy nature's gift & the splendor of spring in the Texas Hill Country. Pick up a map at the Lake Buchanan Chamber of Commerce or the Marble Falls Convention and Visitors Bureau offices.    

Read more about wildflower viewing in the Texas Hill Country Trail Region.


  • Marble falls Chamber Visitor Center
  • 801 Hwy 281
  • Marble Falls, Texas
  • 78654


Hours & Fees

  • Daylight hours

  • Free

Map & Directions

Maps at Marble Falls CVB. Take Hwy 16 from Kerrville North to Llano (61mi), then turn right on Hwy 29 (30mi) to Burnet. Turn right again, going south on Hwy 281 (37mi) to Johnson City where you can go West on US Hwy 290 back to Fredericksburg.


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Read more about the bluebonnet in the Handbook of Texas Online.