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From the tree-lined banks of the San Marcos River with its white-capped waves to the historic campus of Texas State University with its colorful flowers and pecan and cypress trees, the residents of Park Place in San Marcos are surrounded by beauty.
Wonder World Park has the country’s only cave formed by an earthquake. The cave has been toured for more than 100 years. The park’s train travels through the waterfalls of Mystery Mountain. Residents also enjoy visiting the wildlife Petting Park. Inside the Topsy-Turvy World of the Anti- Gravity House everything is backwards, including the water, which flows uphill.
The San Marcos Aquarena Center is an environmental attraction that permits visitors to see the many natural springs at the bottom of Spring Lake while riding in the glass-bottom boats provided by the Aquarena. The Texas Blind Salamander and the San Marcos Salamander are endangered species that can be seen during a tour of the lake.
The Floating Wetlands Boardwalk opens the door to a diverse habitat of Texas plants and wildlife. The residents of Park Place can take a self-guided tour by walking through a trail that explains the effects of the exotic and evasive species found in the wetlands. The San Marcos City Park has three miles of jogging trails. Basketball and volleyball courts are in the park, which also has unique wildlife.
The San Marcos Outlet Centers, which feature more than 200 name-brand stores, are a top tourist attraction. The shopping is awesome, as is life in this San Marcos community.