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Stillhouse Hollow Lake

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The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Fort Worth District welcomes you to Stillhouse Hollow Lake in Belton, Texas. Stillhouse Hollow Lake is located entirely within Bell County.
 
Mission:  Provide flood risk management, supply water and offer recreational opportunities to the Salado/Belton area, and to offer some of the best fishing, camping and boating in Central Texas.
 
Lake Elevation/Gate Opening Information
Current Elevation: 622.55
Normal Elevation: 622.00
Currently Releasing: 201 cfs
Reservoir Control Section
Hours: M-F 8am - 4:30pm
 
Address: 3740 FM 1670, Belton, Texas 76513
Phone: (254) 939-2461
Fax: (254) 939-8150
Email: ceswf-od-bn/sh@usace.army.mil
Camping Reservations: 1-877-444-6777
Facebook: www.facebook.com/pages/Fort-Worth-District-US-Army-Corps-of-Engineers/188083711219308
Website: www.swf-wc.usace.army.mil/stillhouse

Mother Neff State Park

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A Legacy for Texans
Along a scenic stretch of the Leon River southwest of Waco lies Mother Neff State Park, one of Texas’ earliest state parks. Isabella Neff donated the original six acres for the park in 1921. Since then, many folks have discovered what Mother Neff knew:  this is a very special place.
 
Things to Do
Come to the river to relax! You can hike, picnic, camp, fish, geocache and observe nature. Rent one of our three picnic pavilions for your next reunion. Learn more about the park and its history at our Visitors Center (opening Jan. 23, 2015).
 
Camping: Our new camping loop has 20 sites with water, sewer and 50/30-amp hookups. Or choose one of 15 tent sites (with water nearby) near the Leon River.
 
Hiking:  Explore nearly five miles of trails. Take a self-guided tour along the Lost Trail and learn about this area’s trees.
 
Fishing:  Fish from the riverbank within park boundaries. You do not need a fishing license to fish in a state park!
 
Volunteering:  We need your help! Learn more at headquarters or visit our Volunteer page.
 
Address: 4200 Smith School Road, Austin, TX 78744
Phone: (512) 389-4800
Toll-Free: (800) 792-1112

Earle-Harrison House & Gardens

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Built in 1858, the Earle-Harrison House is now surrounded by a spacious 5.82 acre enclosed garden that includes a 60×90 tent and double gazebo. The Greek Revival antebellum structure is quite imposing with its walk-through windows, verandas and spacious rooms. Its collection of Victorian furnishings and artifacts were gifts from Waco citizens, and descendants of the Earle and Harrison families.
 
Address: 1901 N. 5th Street, Waco, Texas 76708
Phone: (254) 753-2032
Email: earleharrisonpapegardens@gmail.com
Website: www.earleharrison.com

Skydive Temple

Located 40 miles north of Austin, just off I-35 at exit 282, Skydive Temple is the easiest skydiving center to get to from Austin, Fort Hood, College Station and Waco.  Having been in the business for over 20 years, they are the only dropzone in Texas that is owned and operated by a National Parachuting Champion with over 35 years of experience in the sport.
 
Owner: Mark Pollack
Address:  15771 South IH-35, Salado, TX 76571
Toll Free: 1-877-EXIT-282
Phone: 254-947-3483
Email: jump@skydivetemple.com
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Wings Over Texas!

All pilots started the same way... with a dream. We stood on the ground looking up at passing airplanes and wished we too could go for a ride.
If you want to see the lake, your home or school, the city, just want to go flying for a few minutes, or take your child up for thier first ride, you can call and reserve your flight time.
 
Address: 7720 Airport Rd # H-24 , Temple, TX 76502
Phone: 254-535-3743
Email: wingsovertexas24@aol.com
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