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Building Community at the Community Center

The Wimberley Community Center (WCC), which is a part of the Parks and Recreation Department, has long been known as a rental/event venue. We also strive to foster a keen sense of community through diverse activities, programs, and partnerships, including our collaboration with Wimberley Senior Citizen Activities, Inc. (WSCAI), a non-profit organization that serves seniors…

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July 10, 2024

Celebrating National Parks and Recreation Month in Wimberley

National Parks and Recreation Month National Parks and Recreation Month, celebrated every July, aims to highlight the vital role that parks and recreation play in our communities. The National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) organizes this month-long celebration to encourage people to explore outdoor spaces, participate in recreational activities, and appreciate the benefits that parks…

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July 8, 2024

Swimming Cancelled 05/29

Due to visibility concerns, we are canceling all swimming today, 5/29. Cypress Creek is flowing strongly after receiving over 2 inches of rain overnight. We apologize for the inconvenience. All canceled reservations will be fully refunded.

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May 29, 2024

Improvements Coming to Blue Hole Regional Park’s Hike and Bike Trail!

Attention all outdoor enthusiasts! We’ve got some exciting updates to share regarding our beloved Hike and Bike trail at Blue Hole Regional Park. Starting Thursday, May 23rd, portions of our Hike and Bike trail will begin undergoing major repairs. While this means that sections of the trail will be closed until the end of August,…

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May 22, 2024

Severe Storm Hits Wimberley: Parks Suffer Damage

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Update 05/10/2024 5 p.m.  Blue Hole Regional Park will reopen for swimming on May 11, 2024. However, a portion of the creek will remain inaccessible until tree crews can evaluate and remove hazardous branches. Wimberley, Texas, May 10, 2024 – A severe storm swept through Wimberley, Texas on May 9, 2024, leaving…

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May 10, 2024

Wimberley Parks and Recreation’s Commitment to Water Quality at Blue Hole

Attention all swimmers and nature enthusiasts! As the warmth of spring gives way to the sizzling days of summer, the City of Wimberley is thrilled to have the first week of our swim season at Blue Hole in the books! At Blue Hole, your safety is our top priority. That’s why our dedicated team conducts…

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May 9, 2024

Discover the Wonders of Nature: Why Your Kids Should Attend Blue Hole Nature Camp

Are you searching for a summer experience that goes beyond the ordinary? Look no further than Blue Hole Nature Camp, where adventure and exploration await in the heart of nature. Nestled amidst the scenic beauty of Wimberley, Texas, this camp promises an unforgettable journey for your child, filled with discovery, learning, and fun. At Blue…

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May 3, 2024

Dive into Adventure: Wimberley Summer Camp Awaits!

Are you ready for an unforgettable summer adventure? Look no further than Wimberley Summer Camp, where excitement, exploration, and endless fun are just around the corner! Situated in the heart of the picturesque Texas Hill Country, our camp offers a diverse range of activities and experiences that will ignite your child’s imagination and create memories…

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May 3, 2024

Building Community and Accessibility: A Look into Wimberley CARES

  Wimberley Parks and Recreation Department is dedicated to building Community, ensuring Accessibility, providing Recreation, supporting Education, and promoting Sustainability. Our mission goes beyond just providing amenities; we strive to have a  community where everyone feels welcome and supported. **Commitment to Accessibility** One of our cornerstones is ensuring accessibility for all. This commitment is exemplified…

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April 11, 2024

The Importance of Controlling Both Plant and Animal Invasive Species: A Bird’s Perspective

Wimberley, Texas, is a haven for birdwatchers and nature enthusiasts alike, with its diverse ecosystems providing a rich habitat for a variety of bird species. However, the beauty and ecological balance of this region are under constant threat from invasive plant and animal species. Controlling these invasives is crucial not only for the health of…

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April 5, 2024

Wimberley Welcomes the Celestial Spectacle: A Guide to Enjoying the 2024 Solar Eclipse

Living in or visiting Wimberley already feels like experiencing a piece of paradise, but mark your calendars because April 8th, 2024, is going to be an exceptionally extraordinary day. We’re about to witness a celestial event that promises to leave us in awe: a total solar eclipse. And the best part? You don’t need a…

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April 1, 2024

Making a Splash: Blue Hole Regional Park Welcomes Swim Season!

As the days grow longer and the weather warms up, we can’t help but look forward to the refreshing embrace jumping into Blue Hole this upcoming swim season. Located in the heart of Wimberley, Texas, this natural oasis has been a favorite destination for locals and visitors alike. Blue Hole, a crystal-clear spring-fed swimming spot,…

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February 29, 2024