Things to Do

You'll find an amazing variety of things to do in Boerne. Looking to shop, dine and pamper yourself during a weekend getaway? In search of an action-packed outdoor adventure? No matter your travel style, you'll find the perfect activities in Boerne to make your dream vacation a reality.


Boerne is home of the Hill Country Mile where you can find unique special treasures, a perfect outfit or that perfect piece of art you have been missing in your home. The acclaimed Cibolo Nature Center, with its four distinct ecosystems is popular for birding, hiking and exploring. There are two natural living caves as well- Cave Without A Name and Cascade Caverns


Boerne has plenty of outdoor activities to test the limits of your adventurous side. Nestled in the heart of the Hill Country, Boerne boasts a 300 acre City Lake Park, rivers & creeks to paddle & tube, and hiking and biking trails that will satisfy your need for a casual day trip or a rigorous adventure. Boerne also has parks and trails in town for walking, biking, enjoying a picnic by the Cibolo Creek in River Road Park! Located just 15 minutes away is the Guadalupe River State Park.


Enjoy an incredible variety of fun things to do in Boerne year round. Music festivals, art shows and community events throughout the year make historic Boerne a fun and exciting place to be.

Savor the Hill Country cuisine in one of the many eateries Boerne has to offer, then head off to one of the local hot spots to hear some live music from some homegrown talent.

The Hub of the Hill Country

Boerne is less than 15 miles from San Antonio where you can visit Fiesta Texas, La Cantera Mall, Sea World, The Alamo and The River Walk. It's also within 20-50 miles of some other great Hill Country destinations that you can visit with just a short road trip- Comfort, Bandera, Johnson City, Kerrville, Fredericksburg, New Braunfels and San Marcos are minutes away! Make Boerne your hub and explore during the day. It's a beautiful country drive to many of these places and you'll find lots of treasures along the way! Visit our Road Trips page to get some ideas on where some of the "must sees" are throughout the area!

From golfing to nature to sports to kids activities and so much more...there's something for everyone! Come see why Boerne, Texas is a great vacation destination that offers something for every visitor!