Gruene, TX

Vintage water tower still stands.

Gruene Mercantile built in 1904. It has over the years housed a bank, the post office and a dry goods store.

Victorian style Gruene Mansion, home of the man for whom the town was named.

Former fountain is now standing in a planter in front of the Traveling Gypsy antique store.

Windmill used for decoration.

Gruene Lake Village is the archway entrance to a new shopping area.

Carol with a nice patch of Bluebonnets.

Trumpet Vine starting to bloom.

Cactus and driftwood yard decoration.

Another patch of bluebonnets.

Sample of the New homes in Guene.

Dragon yard decoration.

Geranium and gazing ball on a front porch.

Griffen yard art decoration.

Glass mushroom yard art.

Red dinosaur porch decoration.

Small fountain at another home.

Fairy homes on a rock on a street corner.

New acquaintances Steven and Colleen.

Another windmill for decoration.

Carol just starting out on the trail.

Martin was taking pictures of a historical marker.