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Address: County FM Roads, Ennis, TX
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Weekend adventure

Really fun weekend at the Bluebonnet Festival in Ennis TX and riding the Bluebonnet trail. Fun photo ops and gorgeous flowers!! Highly recommend!

Reviewed 1 week ago
dianemcoleman
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Houston, Texas
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Spring, United States
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61 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The average rating is simply due to the time of the month when we were able to go and the fact that this area of the state had an early Spring. We think the poor bluebonnet and paintbrush showing is simply due to an earlier than usual blooming season.

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Houston, Texas
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really fun weekend at the Bluebonnet Festival in Ennis TX and riding the Bluebonnet trail. Fun photo ops and gorgeous flowers!! Highly recommend!

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Weatherford, Texas
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85 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great road trip. Free. Photo opportunity. Texas is full of wonderful sights. Lots to see in nearby downtown Waxahachie

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Georgetown, TX
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69 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first visit and did not know what to expect. We had such a good time and learned so much about the flowers, grasses and trees in this beautiful pasture.

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Frisco
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74 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I decided to take a ride down to Ennis this year and check out the Trails. Weekdays are best, if you want to avoid the crowds, so I took Friday off. A stop by the visitor center for maps is a good idea. There are also places in town to put on the feed bag, before hitting the trails. The... More 

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Dallas, Texas
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This year, although a light viewing of bluebonnets, the trails were beautiful. We were a little late as the bluebonnets popped out early because of the heat. Beautiful trip throughout the year!

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Thank Janet W
Houston, Texas
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23 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I drove up to Ennis, TX yesterday to see the blue bonnets and other wild flowers in bloom along the numerous trails of the "Blue Bonnet Capital of Texas." Each year's crop varies because of the amount of rainfall during the fall and winter, how many cold days occurred during the winter, how fast the warm weather... More 

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Denton
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When driving the trail, be aware of others who randomly pull over to take a photo! Signal your intentions when you want to stop or drive slow. Save drivers makes the day more beautiful!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Blue Bonnets are hard to predict. One year you'll have a field full of them and the next that field will be brown and dead. If you're going to go try to photograph these flowers be patient and try to find some off the beaten path places. Otherwise you will be swamped by crowds. Just be cautious of No Trespassing... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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93 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Natures Gift!!A riot of colors on the meadows of Ennis!! Its the Blue Bonnet Trail in Ennis District,Texas. These trails are the oldest such trails known in the state. During the month of April, visitors make it to Ennis to view this wonderful wildflowers bloom over an area of over 40 miles. It virtually a riot of colors red,yellow,blue white... More 

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