New Braunfels is America’s top destination for year-round water fun! The clear, pure and relatively warm Comal River provides idyllic conditions for swimming, boating, and tubing year-round. Luxuriant shorelines reward riders on all sorts of water contraptions on America’s most usable mineral-springs river. In summer, the bounty is supplemented by one of America’s top recreation destinations, the renowned Schlitterbahn Waterpark. The scope, variety and artistry of the rides and the lush riverfront setting make this enormous waterpark a fun, family-friendly destination appealing to all ages. New Braunfels is also home to other outstanding attractions including the Natural Bridge Caverns, the state’s largest and most remarkable cave formations; and Natural Bridge Wildlife Ranch with its drive-through wildlife encounters. Lovely Landa Park provides an in-town attraction, along with many other desirable things to see and special events that keep this town lively year-round. Gourmet food and distinctive lodgings, all spelled out in this guidebook, will keep you coming back to this favorite great town destination.