Washington County is full of great attractions, and all of them are a quick car ride from Scenic Hill. Here are some favorite places to visit:
WATER SPORTS & FISHING:
Fishing and kayak/canoe and boat rentals are available nearby at Lake Somerville State Park and at Lake Somerville Marina.
On the Colorado River you can take the family tubing or rent a kayak/canoe at Howell Canoe Livery.
Washington On the Brazos State Park
Brenham Heritage Museum
DINING & ENTERTAINMENT:
Check out the great Dining & Entertainment venues in the area. We have a list of some of our favorite places to recommend.
ROUND TOP: (Take our Day Trip!)
Round Top is a neat little town with several local attractions worth seeing
Henkel Square, Bybee Square
Festival Hill at Round Top.
Visit the Junk Gypsies at Gypsyville.
WINERIES: (Take our Day Trip!)
Pleasant Hill Winery
Saddlehorn Winery – New! On 360 Acre Ranch.
Texas Star Winery – In Chappell Hill
Buffalo Creek (Wine/Beer/Food) – Just south of Bellville on Hwy 36. They have a very nice indoor-outdoor wine-tasting facility. Call for information on weekend events, food and live music.
The Antique Rose Emporium This is a national recognized garden and neat place to visit and walk around, with extensive rose and wildflower gardens in addition to craft beers to enjoy.
Chappell Hill Lavender Farm