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Description
One mile northwest of San Marcos are the headwaters of the San Marcos River at Aquarena Springs. Created by the Balcones Fault, the San Marcos Springs, from which the river flows, produce 150 million gallons of ice-cold water daily. San Marcos is the input point for the Texas Water Safari, a 260-mile, nonstop canoe race to the Gulf town of Seadrift. The record for this grueling race is 29 hours, 46 minutes.
Visitor Info
San Marcos Convention and Visitors Bureau 617 I-35 N. SAN MARCOS, TX 78666. Phone:(512)393-5930 or (888)200-5620
Shopping
Bargain shopping is popular at San Marcos Premium Outlets and Tanger Outlet Center, both at I-35 exit 200.
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Current Location: San Marcos, Texas
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Best Western San Marcos
917 I-35 N. San Marcos, TX 78666
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La Quinta Inn San Marcos
1619 I-35 N. San Marcos, TX 78666
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Country Inn & Suites By Carlson
1560 IH-35 S. San Marcos, TX 78666
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