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Georgetown hike-and-bike trail
Georgetown has almost 9 miles of hike-and-bike trails along San Gabriel River. Photo courtesy of Georgetown CVB
City of Georgetown, Texas
Georgetown's historic downtown is filled with boutique shops, restaurants, wine tasting rooms, and more. City of Georgetown, Texas/Facebook
Red poppies in Georgetown
Known as the "Red Poppy Capital of Texas," the city is taken over by wild red poppies each spring. Photo courtesy of Georgetown CVB
Blue Hole Georgetown
Georgetown's Blue Hole is a scenic lagoon on the South Fork San Gabriel River. Photo courtesy of Georgetown CVB
Inner Space Cavern Georgetown
Inner Space Cavern was hidden for 10,000 years, and is one of the best preserved caves in Texas. Photo courtesy of Georgetown CVB
Poppy Festival downtown Georgetown
The annual Red Poppy Festival features concerts, parades, food, and family fun (April 22-24). Photo by Rudy Ximenez