Glen Rose may look like just another Texan city, however it is a city that has played an integral role in American paleontology and history. Why? Well Glen Rose is situated in an area where many fossils, dinosaur bones, and other fascinating Jurassic discoveries have been made. It is the perfect travel destination for history buffs and families traveling with inquisitive children.
One of the best things to do in Glen Rose is to embark on a journey to experience all things Jurassic and dinosaur related. The Dinosaur Valley State Park contains preserved dinosaur tracks and footprints, while the Dinosaur Park contains fossils, teeth, and a play center for kids to see giant models of the beasts. Keeping on an animal oriented theme, Glen Rose's Fossil Rim Wildlife Center is a sprawling 1700-acre expanse that enables travelers to drive through safari-style and get up close and personal with beautiful, endangered animals.
The best time to visit Glen Rose is during the Spring or Fall months, in order to avoid the height of the Texan summer.
The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Glen Rose is in July, while the cheapest month is in April. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Glen Rose is in the high season in October. Glen Rose has its low season in January, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.
The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Glen Rose tends to be Wednesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Friday. Vacation homes in Glen Rose tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Glen Rose. The warmest months in Glen Rose are June and July, when temperatures reach 104 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 12 ˚F. The wettest month in Glen Rose is June with 6.8 inches of rain, while the driest month is October with 0.47 inches of rain.
Choose the perfect accommodation for your trip at AllTheRooms.com. We aggregate Airbnb, Homeaway, priceline and more. We have 138 vacation rentals, hotels and other accommodation types in Glen Rose ranging from budget options to luxury places to stay. For those traveling on a budget, the cheapest place to stay in Glen Rose is available at $55 per night. The average price of accommodation in is $182 per night.
Those looking to get some work done during their trip to Glen Rose can pick from 42 places to stay that provide WiFi. We have 13 accommodations that come with a breakfast included. You can keep up with your workout regime by staying at one of 7 accommodations that provide gym facilities. Driving to Glen Rose? Then choose one of the 39 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. We have 7 places to stay that have a pool or jacuzzi.
If you're traveling with a furry friend, then be sure to choose one of the 28 pet-friendly accommodations available.
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