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3 Dry Wells Ranch

99%
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· Blanco, Texas
110 acres
4 sites
1 Lodging
3 RV/Tent
We welcome you to come enjoy the beautiful outdoors and dark sky on a scenic 110 acre ranch in the Texas Hill Country. Our family has lived and cared for this unique property since 1976 and we are still here today. We are conveniently located in Blanco, Texas less that 50 miles from either San Antonio or Austin and in the heart of the Texas wine country. Our campsites are next to a spring feed tributary creek which flows year around feeding into the Blanco River just a few miles away or hillside with amazing views of the river valley. You will enjoy the babbling creek, miles of hiking and biking trails, cooling off in the creek, scenic hilltop views, solitude, bold sunrises and sunsets, and a brilliant night sky. We have numerous old growth hardwood trees including Live Oaks, Spanish oaks, Elm, Escarpment Cherry, Black walnut, and Ashe Juniper (cedar) one of which has the largest circumference in Texas. We have a wide selection of native and migratory wildlife that calls this place home including white tail deer, wild turkeys, foxes, bobcats, jack rabbits, road runners, seasonal songbirds and butterflies. We are just minutes away from Blanco State Park and a short drive to Pedernales Falls or Guadalupe River State
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Blanco, Texas, United StatesTo respect the Host's privacy, the precise address of this land will be provided after booking
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Hosted by William G.Joined in October 2021
99%
125 ratings · 128 reviews
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Josie V.recommends
January 30, 2023
Hillside Live Oak Grove
Me and my husband greatly enjoyed this place! Felt great to get some beautiful outside time with our dogs and just relax. The host met us and drove us to our site. And even was nice enough to bring us another bag of firewood when we ran out, and accepted venmo so made it super easy. The farm fresh eggs we got also were so good. Would definitely go back again.
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Ryan C.recommends
January 30, 2023
Blasingame Creek Camp
My family and I had a great time. Beautiful property and William is the best. Definitely will be back!
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Kristen B.recommends
January 24, 2023
Hillside Live Oak Grove
Hospitality the size of Texas!
This property, and this host, are a shining example of what Texas hospitality should look like. I truly cannot say enough about how much we loved staying here. The campsite was perfect, and the land is breathtaking. The sunset was spectacular, and the night sky that followed reminded me how special our state really is. We saw so many shooting stars. We watched the sunrise the next morning and walked the trails to their record holding juniper tree. The proud host of this property has to be one of the kindest people I’ve met, and the love he feels for his land truly shows. I’m so grateful for the chance to explore the place he and his family call home, and I cannot wait to go back!!!
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Sarah A.recommends
January 23, 2023
Blasingame Creek Camp
Everything as advertised!
Close enough without being too far away. Would highly recommend to anyone and will stay there myself again! State park was 10 minutes away.
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Kathleen H.recommends
January 22, 2023
Hillside Live Oak Grove
10/10
This was the perfect getaway from Austin. The campsite felt very private and serene. No loud cars going by. It was so peaceful! William and the pups, Pita and Basil greeted us with a warm welcome and made sure we knew where I site was and had everything we need. I would rate this spot 10/10. I can’t wait to go back. Thanks William!
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Eliza B.recommends
January 20, 2023
Hillside Live Oak Grove
What an absolutely wonderful site and host! Make sure to buy as many of his eggs as you can while you're there, and enjoy the sunset. 100% would go back!
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Madison C.recommends
January 18, 2023
Sunset Hill Bell Tent
Great spot!
This is an awesome spot! Beautiful views, great hikes, stunning stars! 10/10 would recommend.
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Luke M.recommends
January 17, 2023
Sunset Hill Bell Tent
This is our third time visiting 3 Dry Wells Ranch. We have such a great time on the sunset hill each time. The views never get old!
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Cristian J.recommends
January 15, 2023
Hillside Live Oak Grove
My favorite new spot in the Hill Co
Quiet, quiet, quiet!! There are beautiful views to enjoy along with a hiking trails throughout the property. I can't recommend this place enough. Yesterday I put on my favorite cozy sweater, turned on my favorite music and fell asleep in my Hammock while the wind blew ever so gently.
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Anne C.recommends
January 8, 2023
Sunset Hill Bell Tent
Beautiful! Loved hiking to the top of the hill and the largest juniper (cedar) tree in Texas!
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John B.recommends
January 8, 2023
Blasingame Creek Camp
This property is amazing and the host was accommodating and profession. The views are spectacular and there is abundant wildlife to observe. The camp sites are perfect. Over all, 10/10.
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Michelle X.recommends
January 3, 2023
Live Oak Vista Campsite
Beautiful view, cute fire pit + nice sitting stumps, abundance of hammock trees and very nice to walk around the trails!! Extremely well worth the price, and the host Bill is welcoming and helpful, you can’t go wrong with this site :)
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Christopher C.recommends
December 19, 2022
Sunset Hill Bell Tent
Quiet and with an excellent view.
The view was beautiful and the environment was peaceful. Not having a shower or toilet was not a big deal for the short time we stayed. William was a quick and excellent communicator and the stay on his property was just what we were looking for. Camping in a Yurt has been a bucket list item for years and I was so happy to check it off at the sunset hill bell tent.
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Liz C.recommends
December 14, 2022
Sunset Hill Bell Tent
This was my first time camping without pitching my own tent. It definitely helped for a last minute getaway before returning to work. A lovely tent and fireplace with a view. It was very private up on a hill and William’s tent was spacious and warm. William was a very nice host and made a second trip to bring us extra firewood! We had no issues with the space and we enjoyed our relaxing night. I recommend this spot to the next person. :)
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Walker L.recommends
December 12, 2022
Live Oak Vista Campsite
Williams land was great. He was very responsive when we asked for firewood and very ready going in general. Camping here was a great way to explore the area.
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Emily M.recommends
December 12, 2022
Blasingame Creek Camp
This was a return visit for me because I loved my first time so much! This is such a great property.
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Ian B.recommends
December 11, 2022
Hillside Live Oak Grove
Rooftop Tent Camping: Blanco, Texas
This place was awesome. The landowner is super friendly and the camp sites were secluded and beautiful. My wife and I enjoyed a quick weekend trip to Williams ranch and it definitely didn’t disappoint. I would recommend this place to anyone looking to experience the beauty of the Texas hill country.
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Caroline R.recommends
December 6, 2022
Hillside Live Oak Grove
We had an amazing stay at 3 dry wells!! William is so kind and made our stay so enjoyable! Would definitely come back again!
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Joel R.recommends
December 5, 2022
Blasingame Creek Camp
Had a great time camping here with some friends. It’s a beautiful property and Bill is a very nice host. Can’t wait to return!
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Kameron K.recommends
December 4, 2022
Sunset Hill Bell Tent
Had a blast out here! Nice and peaceful property with some amazing views!
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Nick A.recommends
November 13, 2022
Hillside Live Oak Grove
Beautiful property and very kind host. They answered all of our questions and accommodated some additional needs while there. Wish I found this place sooner. We will definitely be back.
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Emily M.recommends
November 13, 2022
Blasingame Creek Camp
Y’all. I have camp at a lot of hipcamps. This one might take the cake for my favorite. It was wonderfully secluded and the host was accommodating and flexible in a way that I really appreciate it. The land was beautiful and easy to get to. This was exactly what I was looking for and what I needed and I’m also thankful I chose it for my stay. I will be coming back for sure.
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Katie M.recommends
November 13, 2022
Live Oak Vista Campsite
Remote Camping
Very easy instructions to follow getting to the site. Beautiful views and camp sites. Much better than a public camping grounds. 10/10 would recommend staying here!
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Jill D.recommends
November 6, 2022
Hillside Live Oak Grove
Large, well maintained campsite with lovely views. Plenty of privacy perfect for relaxing.
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Emily D.recommends
October 30, 2022
Hillside Live Oak Grove
Great camping spot!
Very nice get away right outside of San Antonio. We were able to get a good camping experience without having to drive too far. Bill was a great host recommend the tour around his property. We had a great peaceful stay and will definitely be back.
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Chris C.recommends
October 30, 2022
Live Oak Vista Campsite
Excellent little slice of solitude out in the Texas Hill Country. The few sites that are on the property are spread far enough apart that you will forget there are other campers out there with you. Great trails to hike, along with a beautiful 360 view up atop a hill. William is an excellent host, even offering us access to any of his spare camping gear if we had forgotten any at home. Cant recommend this place enough! Everything we wanted and more!
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Marisa F.recommends
October 30, 2022
Sunset Hill Bell Tent
We loved glamping at the bell tent! Accommodations were very cozy and the campsite was well thought out. Enough space to have privacy and for the kiddo to play. We enjoyed walking the trails, seeing the sunset and sunrise, stargazing, and Bill’s ATV tour of the ranch!
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Jimena K.recommends
October 29, 2022
Live Oak Vista Campsite
Tent camping
Tent camped and had a wonderful time. Beautiful views and so peaceful
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Megan S.recommends
October 29, 2022
Hillside Live Oak Grove
Maiden voyage of tiny camper!
Perfect spot for our first outing with our tiny camper! Fabulous hosts also!
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Olga G.recommends
October 25, 2022
Live Oak Vista Campsite
It was beautiful and so very peaceful! We did see some other campers around but always in the distance. It was the perfect getaway. We will come back!
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