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Old 10-01-2013, 08:21 AM   #15
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We spend a week in the spring and the fall at Lady Bird Johnson City Park in Fredericksburg. It has quite a few winter Texans. I wouldn't call it a resort but we really enjoy staying there. There is a nice municipal golf course at the park and it's great for walking / jogging. Some folks think it is a drawback but it is next to the Fredericksburg airport so there is some airplane traffic. However we enjoy watching the planes. We'll be down there from October 12 to 20.

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Old 10-02-2013, 07:56 PM   #16
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We spent a weekend at Buckhorn Lake Resort outside of Kerrville. Nice place, you might take a look at it. Good breakfast on Saturday and bbq on Sunday when we were there labor day.

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Old 10-02-2013, 08:11 PM   #17
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We have spent several years in Weslaco, Texas at Snow-to-Sun RV Resort, It's 8 miles north of Progresso Mexico. It has all the amenities for about $375.00 a month. Check out their website. Eddie Elk.
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Old 10-02-2013, 08:12 PM   #18
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We haven't fully wintered here rv wise, I'm still working, but we're working our way around the state 1 state park at a time. And they're great parks.
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Old 10-03-2013, 08:14 AM   #19
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Hi, We go to Harlingen, in the valley, Lakewood RV Park. Love it!! My brother has been going there for 17 years.
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Old 10-03-2013, 08:32 AM   #20
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Originally Posted by tlkhorses View Post
We spent a weekend at Buckhorn Lake Resort outside of Kerrville. Nice place, you might take a look at it. Good breakfast on Saturday and bbq on Sunday when we were there labor day.
We took a drive over to Buckhorn Lake and it was very nice! We spent some time trying to find a site for the time that we would be in the area and due to the high demand we were unable to find a site without moving several times during our stay. We will start the reservation process earlier if we try to stay at Buckhorn next winter.
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Old 10-03-2013, 08:36 AM   #21
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another vote for Fredricksburgh. If I had to stay in Texas that area is where I would be. Watch for the deer if you're driving
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Old 10-03-2013, 08:40 AM   #22
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We, too, will follow this thread closely. We chose FL this year because it was convenient for where we were. But next year, it is TX or AZ. Most likely TX. Closer to home and grandkids, as well as where we will travel for the next two years.
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Old 10-04-2013, 05:58 AM   #23
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Originally Posted by Sky_Boss View Post
I am planning some dental work in Reynosa, MX.
Reynosa is not especially known for dentists - Progresso is...Park at the bridge & walk across. Immediately on the left is a small "business courtyard". Try Apple Dental Cosmetics - Eduardo Flores, DDS. He speaks better english than we do and actually lives in the US. Lots of advanced training in the US. We just spent $1100 on $3000+ US prices... 1-956-246-4100
OR after getting back to the small RV park we were told about a new area for dentists with much better prices (and work). It's just across the International Bridge at Los Indios, TX. - this one you can drive to. On the right after crossing the bridge - Giodent - the dentist is Mayra Pena Cardenas - 1-956-742-6900... Los Indios is 10-12 miles SE of Progresso towards Brownsville on Military Hwy.
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Old 10-06-2013, 06:36 PM   #24
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Good luck. You can't go wrong with the Texas Hill Country. Beautiful winters, horrific summers. I came here from west Texas and never left, 34 years ago. The heat and property taxes will force me to leave eventually.
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Old 10-09-2013, 07:31 PM   #25
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So did the Arnolds find a place to spend the Winter??
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Old 10-09-2013, 07:49 PM   #26
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Mission tx is great
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Originally Posted by TheArnolds View Post
We arrived in the hill country west of Austin as a starting point to investigate Texas as a winter destination and we are looking for recommendations for RV resorts to consider.

Thanks in advance for your time!
Austin is great this time of year, as things cool down head over to Rockport Corpus Christi area and work your way south. Jan Feb I think you will want to be in Rio Grande Valley. Mission to South Padre area has hundreds of parks, first year we tried 10 of them now when going to that area we stay at
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There's a Coopers in New Braunfels now. Both are outstanding. Best, thickest pork chop I've ever had.
Going to Austin in a couple of weeks for a dog show. Staying here for the first time;

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