Five Things To Do In Burnet This Spring

Planning your spring getaway? It’s hard to just pick one week’s worth of fun events and attractions in the Texas Hill Country. Here are some of our attractions near Burnet, located just minutes from Big Chief RV Resort.

sunset.pngLake Buchanan

Big Chief RV Resort is located on Lake Buchanan, where you can fish to your heart’s content, all year-round. Enjoy the sunshine as you work on your summer tan. Rent a kayak or paddleboat from JustYakin or jet skis from Splash Boat Rentals.

You’ll love our lakefront property and we’ll tell you now — our sunsets are unbeatable. Come relax under the stars and take a dip in the lake! 

Wineries

The Texas Hill Country is famous for fine wine, so naturally we have a few favorite wineries nearby. Sip happily at Fall Creek Vineyards, which combines European winemaking traditions with Californian technology. Lost Creek Vineyard was voted the “Best New Winery” by the Wine Society of Texas, and you simply have to come out and see why. Also nearby is Perissos Vineyard and Winery, which is nestled in Hoover Valley.

cavern.pngLonghorn Caverns

Explore the depths of Burnet at Longhorn Caverns. Their flashlight cavern tours will have your adrenaline pumping! These natural caverns were created by cutting water, and you can even see a few fossil remains from the Ice Age.

The Legends Golf Course

Can’t wait to load up your golf cart and head out to the green? Come out to Legends Gold Course on Lake LBJ and let your troubles melt away under the spring sun. The course features shady Bermuda grass trees and spectacular scenery, so you can relax all day long!

Burnet Bluebonnet Festival

Can’t take a Spring Break in March? Come out April 8 – 10 for the festival of the year. The Burnet Bluebonnet Festival features live music, a petting zoo, craft vendors, a carnival and fantastic food. Check out the website to get your tickets!

No matter what you decide to do and see, Big Chief RV Resort is the place to stay this spring. Call us today to book your vacation! 

Stay With Us

Relax and rejuvenate at Big Chief RV Resort — your home away from home. We have wonderful weather, friendly people and clean, modern resort facilities. We offer full hook-up RV sites, cozy cabins, Wi-Fi, a swimming pool and a clubhouse with a full kitchen. Call (512) 793-4746 or visit our website to reserve your winter vacation.

 

 

Take a Break on the Water this Spring

Counting down the days until Spring Break? We are, too! Head out a bit early or get everything scheduled to relax and unwind in Burnet next month. Stay at Big Chief RV Resort to enjoy all of the fun, without all of the cost!

fishing.pngEnjoy the great outdoors next month with all of the fishing and boating your heart desires. Our park is located on Lake Buchanan, and local guides can help you reserve a fun and successful day of fishing. Whether you swim, take a spin on the boat, Jet Ski or float, you’ll love soaking up the sun and the beautiful weather. If you need a rental, head over to Splash Boat Rentals for service to Buchanan Lake and more.

Schedule in some sightseeing time at the nearby Longhorn Caverns. This state park features caverns over a thousand years old, which have been created by the cutting action of water. This natural occurrence is breathtaking and thrilling to explore. It will certainly get your adrenaline pumping!

Set sail on the Vanishing Texas River Cruise, just a short drive from the park. You’ll depart from Lake Buchanan and explore the Colorado River, Texas wildlife, waterfalls and more, with great views of bird species and Bald Eagles.

When you’re all tired out, come home to Big Chief RV Resort and refresh for the new season! Call us today to reserve your Spring Break adventure.

Stay With Us

Take the break you deserve at Big Chief RV Resort — your home away from home. We have wonderful weather, friendly people and clean, modern resort facilities. We offer full hook-up RV sites, cozy cabins, Wi-Fi, a swimming pool and a clubhouse with a full kitchen. Call (512) 793-4746 or visit our website to reserve your winter vacation.

Spend Easter at Big Chief RV Resort

Easter is a time for family and friends, for joy and relaxation. What better way to bond with the family than on vacation? Come out to Burnet and stay at Big Chief RV Resort to refresh for spring.

Screen Shot 2015-03-16 at 10.01.03 AMFirst Baptist Church of Burnet is hosting an outdoor Easter exhibition on Friday, April 3, 2015 from 7 – 9 p.m. You can walk through a 20-minute journey that traces the road to the cross and incorporates Biblical characters. On Sunday morning, April 5, 2015 from 7:30 – 10:30 a.m., there will be a simple walk through a quiet tomb. Admission is free and the event is open to the public.

Then stay for the week and celebrate new life and new growth at the annual Burnet Bluebonnet Festival from April 9 – 12. Have fun at the Mighty Thomas Carnival and take a ride on the Ferris wheel. Come out for the Birding and Wildflower Show, the Arts and Crafts Vendor Fair, the Burnet Bulletin Pet Parade, the Miss Burnet Bluebonnet Scholarship Pageant, and more family-friendly fun.

Big Chief RV Resort makes it easy for large groups and families to enjoy camping together. Enjoy spacious RV sites and comfortable cabins with plenty of amenities. Stay three consecutive nights during spring and summer and get the fourth night free. You don’t want to miss the beauty of Burnet in the spring!

Stay at Big Chief RV Resort

Celebrate spring at Big Chief RV Resort. Our park is the place that families call a home away from home. We have wonderful weather, friendly people and clean, modern resort facilities. We offer full hook-up RV sites, cozy cabins, limited Wi-Fi, a swimming pool and a clubhouse with a full kitchen. Call (512) 793-4746 or visit our website to reserve your winter vacation.

Tour the Perissos Vineyard and Winery

If winter weather is wearing you down, take a vacation to beautiful Burnet, Texas. Relax in the beauty of the Texas Hill Country, and sip on some award-winning wine. Stay at Big Chief RV Resort to welcome in the season.

wineThe Perissos Vineyard and Winery is open Friday through Sunday from 12 – 5 p.m. No appointment is necessary to stop by and grab a sip in the Tasting room. The winery produces 100% Texas-grown and hand-crafted wines, from white to red. White wine lovers will want to sample the 2012 Roussanne for a fruity aroma, or the 2012 Viognier with hints of honeysuckle and white fruits. The red wine list is just as impressive, with the Malbec, Tempranillo, Aglianico and more.

The staff of Perissos is dedicated to gardening and taking care of the land, rebuilding the soil after each harvest. They literally build their vineyard from the ground up, and take great care in nurturing their wine grapes. Their name is the Greek word that means “exceeding abundantly, beyond what is expected.” So come out to Perissos to taste these quality, award-winning wines for yourself.

Big Chief RV Resort is the perfect place to refresh for spring. Rest along the shores of Lake Buchanan, with clear water and the beautiful Texas sky. You can fish, walk around the park or spend time with the family in the clubhouse. It will be the perfect escape from cold temperatures and dreary skies.

Stay With Us

Celebrate spring at Big Chief RV Resort. Our park is the place that families call a home away from home. We have wonderful weather, friendly people and clean, modern resort facilities. We offer full hook-up RV sites, cozy cabins, Wi-Fi, a swimming pool and a clubhouse with a full kitchen. Call (512) 793-4746 or visit our website to reserve your winter vacation.