Three children float down a narrow canal on inflatable tubes.
The City Tube Chute on the Comal River. Photo by Will van Overbeek

New Braunfels

German influence is prominent here. The Guadalupe and Comal rivers provide excellent water recreation. Historic buildings house bed-and-breakfasts. Events include Folkfest, Americana Music Jam, Comal County Fair, the Gruene Music & Wine Fest, and Wurstfest.

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