Approximately 40 miles north of Houston Texas, you’ll find the city of Conroe. With a population of a little over 84,000, it is home to a beautiful recreational lake and just a few miles from the Sam Houston National Forest. There you will find some of the most sought after real estate in the Houston area. Residents enjoy beautiful golf courses and high-end tennis facilities. They are also close to great food and entertainment. If you are looking to find something to do in the area, you have come to the right place.
The city of Conroe is the city for foodies and movers. Here are the top 5 things to do in and around Conroe, TX:
B-52 Brewing Company
Spend an afternoon underneath the trees drinking a stout while playing outdoor games like bean bags. This craft brewery has a variety of unique and hand-crafted beers. They are family-friendly and welcome pets (as long as they are leashed). The brewery offers tours and tastings every Saturday afternoon. To find out what’s on tap and any upcoming events, visit their site at b52brewing.com.
Sam Houston National Forest
Just northwest of Conroe is the Sam Houston National Forest. Visitors have a chance to hike, camp, bike, or hunt. This forest is home to many animals and plants, as well as the 128-mile Lone Star Hiking Trail. This trail, which is now considered a national recreation trail, is hiked all year-round. So, venture out and have some recreational fun! To find out more about trails and campsites visit their site here.
Moorhead’s Blueberry Farm
Get your berry picking on at Moorhead’s Blueberry Farm. It is the oldest pick-your-own blueberry stand in the state of Texas. This family-owned farm has 20-acres of different varieties of blueberries to choose from. They are open rain or shine and berry picking season runs from late May to mid-July. They provide the buckets and the berries, and all you provide is the picking.
7 Acre Wood
If you have kids, you will love 7 Acre Wood Park. It has a petting zoo that has donkeys, chickens, and goats. It also has a western play area, a puppet show, a miniature golf course, a playground, and so much more. Enjoy countless hours of family fun and embrace your inner child.
Take time to relax and enjoy some fun plays, musicals, and performances at the Crighton Theatre. This historic performing arts building was built in 1934 and is located right in the heart of downtown Conroe. Musicals, plays, and concerts are held throughout the year and tickets to any of the shows can be purchased on their accessible and easy-to-use website.
Conroe, TX has a lot to offer. From scenic breweries to buckets of delicious berries and iconic hikes. While you’re in the area, end your trip right and stop by the local Zipps Liquor. There, you will find a great selection of spirits, wine, and beer. End your trip with a great nightcap!