By Tom Badger,Curtis Badger

Aquarena Springs was once the fruits of a dream shared by way of males: Arthur Birch (A. B.) Rogers and his son Paul J. Rogers. The Spring Lake Park inn opened on the headwaters of the San Marcos River in 1929. quickly, Aquarena Springs may develop into one of many most popular vacationer locations within the Southwest. sights similar to glass backside boats, a Swiss sky journey, Texana Village, and the world's simply submarine theater overjoyed millions of tourists every year. From targeted occasions just like the underwater marriage ceremony featured in lifestyles journal to the day-by-day antics of nationally identified Ralph the Swimming Pig, Aquarena supplied leisure and created lifelong stories for numerous households. lately, lower than the auspices of the River platforms Institute at Texas country college, Aquarena has turn into a tremendous middle for environmental schooling and research.

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