Bandera is known as the "Cowboy
Capital of the World." Here you'll find the prettiest part of
the Texas Hill Country with lush rolling hills, limestone
outcroppings, and clear pristine, spring fed creeks and rivers.
Bald cypress-shaded Medina
River provides opportunities for activities such as swimming,
tubing, kayaking and fishing, as well as relaxing riverside
picnics and bar-b-queues. According to the Texas Parks &
Wildlife Department, this segment of the Medina River is the
fourth most popular for floating in Texas and has exceptional
The city is the home of
Arkey Blue's Silver Dollar, a famous Hill Country Honky-Tonk, and
is about one hour west of San Antonio.