What to Pack for your trip to Round Rock, TX

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You’ve planned your trip to Round Rock, booked a hotel, and now it’s time to pack your bag! Fill your suitcase with the essentials to experience Round Rock to the fullest. Our city is jam-packed with attractions, restaurants, and historical sites for you to explore. Here are a few packing recommendations for your upcoming trip. 

Pack a SwimSuit 

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You’re going to need a swimsuit for this vacation because we have America’s Largest Indoor Waterpark! The Kalahari Resorts and Conventions has a massive 223,000 square foot water park packed with entertainment for the whole family. They have 30 waterslides, 20 pools and whirlpools, a wave pool, an adult swim-up bar, private cabanas, and a kiddie pool area. We also have other swimming spots like the Rock N’ River Water Park and family-friendly pools

Pack Sun Essentials 

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On average, Round Rock has 232 sunny days, so you’re going to want to pack a sun hat, sunglasses, and sunscreen to enjoy our Texas sunshine! Soak up the sun by your hotel pool, or while dining al fresco, or at one of our outdoor spots!

Pack a Sports Jersey 

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Round Rock is the “Sports Capital of Texas,” so a sports jersey is a necessity here. If you’re playing in a tournament or watching a game as a spectator, our sports-centric city is sure to score with everyone! To learn why Round Rock is the “Sports Capital of Texas,” click here.

Pack your Appetite 

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We know you can’t fit this in a suitcase, but come to Round Rock with your appetite and maybe a pair of stretchy pants! Round Rock is a foodie destination, and you’ll want to try all the mouthwatering options! Check out our full dining directory to plan your vacation meals. 

Pack a Camera 

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Whether you’re using the camera on your phone or bringing along your Cannon, you’re going to be snapping away during your stay. Get ready to have a full camera roll because Round Rock is a picturesque city with plenty of Instagram-able spots!  

Pack good walking shoes

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Tie up your sneakers because Round Rock is a walkable city with plenty of parks and trails to traverse. We have 2,270 acres of parks and 20 trails for visitors to adventure through. To view a full hiking trail map, click here. 

Pack your Fishing Gear 

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Reel in fun and fish this vacation! Pack your car with fishing gear and head to the Round Rock water banks! We have plenty of fish for you to catch. If you don’t want to haul your gear, you can always stock up at Living Waters Fly Fishing Shop or Bass Pro Shops. For a full Round Rock fishing guide, click here.

Pack your golfing gear 

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Bring your lucky clubs and head to our lush green golf courses! Round Rock is known for our pristine golf facilities where you can golf the day away. We have Forest Creek Golf Club and Teravista Golf Club, or you could work on your long game at The Driving Range Round Rock!

Pack an Extra Bag 

Fill your bag with souvenirs like this shirt from Mercantile on Main! Photo by: @downtownroundrock

Doesn’t it always seem like your bag is so much bigger before your trip than after? If you’re like us and enjoy souvenir shopping, we recommend packing an extra bag because once you visit our boutique shops and the Round Rock Premium Outlets, say goodbye to the extra space in your suitcase!

We can’t wait to welcome you to the City of Round Rock! If you’re searching for more trip inspiration, check out our social media pages on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram, they are packed with creative vacation ideas!