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INTERESTING SPOT...INTERESTING HISTORY!

My husband found this spot on a 'map' we picked up of the area so we decided to 'find it'. It was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
PETUNIA1985
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Fort Myers, Florida
Interesting stop - not much to see, but would go back to show others

We found this spot because of geocaching! It's an interesting piece of history for this part of... read more

Reviewed 14 November 2018
momcheers
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Hayden, CO
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1 week ago
“INTERESTING SPOT...INTERESTING HISTORY!”
14 Nov 2018
“Interesting stop - not much to see, but would go back to show others”
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off County Road 401 between RR. 2147 East and Highway 71, Marble Falls, TX
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband found this spot on a 'map' we picked up of the area so we decided to 'find it'. It was up a road that you normally wouldn't choose and had to circle back to find the actual spot. Not much else there except...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 14 November 2018

We found this spot because of geocaching! It's an interesting piece of history for this part of the country - I'm sure this isn't the only such place in the country! Just a quick stop for history buffs -- nothing spectacular but worth the fun,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank momcheers
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Believe me or not but this is the solemn truth. I visited Dead Man's hole a while back. Heard about it my entire life (was once on family land). My wife stayed in the car while I checked out the hole. Got back in the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
5  Thank AlamoTiger
Reviewed 2 August 2018

We first went here 4 years ago. The kids loved it and my husband loves teasing them about it.....”if you don’t behave, we will throw you in Dead Man’s hole!” Quick stop off the road, read the marker. Takes all of 10 minutes!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank LauraLW123
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Dead Man's Hole is a very interesting place explaining a dark piece of history in Burnet County. The site itself is easy to access, a very short walk from parking. Of course the hole itself is covered up for safety reasons but I'm glad it...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank cfshanks
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

It’s a covered hole, you may miss it if you are not looking. Weird and creepy side stop. The hole is covered so no one can fall in, and there is a historical marker telling the history of the hole.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank stephanieo49
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

I was vary unimpressed when I can and all I found was a hole you could dig in a day. Atlease it's free.

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Roving737652
Reviewed 12 November 2017

I discovered Dead Man's Hole while driving down the country road taking pictures of beautiful wildflowers in the spring. It is an historic site in Texas a few miles south of Marble Falls. It is a hole in the ground that is very deep where...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Harold B
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Not well marked from 281. Area unkept. Kind of creepy area but nice piece of history. But mostly just a marker.

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank TammyTripp
Reviewed 9 April 2017

There are no signs from 281 guiding you to this historical site, nor are there any as you get closer on the local roads. If you don't plan ahead and check out the directions, you won't even know you passed it. When you do find...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Donna W
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