Muenster, Texas: Picnic Under Fake Oil Derricks

Just in case you forgot that you are in Texas.
US Hwy 82, Muenster, TX
Four miles east of Muenster, on the north side of US Hwy 82.
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Picnic Under Fake Oil Derricks

No facilities or anything. Good place to stretch your legs.

[DennisHphoto, 03/31/2018]

Oil derrick picnic area.

Derrick Parking Area

What a fun way to represent the area. Made a quick stop on our way out of town to snap a few pics. Really wish we had planned a picnic! Loved that the picnic table on the far right only had one bench, making it wheelchair-friendly on the other side.

If you are traveling in from another state, the large Texas sculpture with shells and fossils makes a great photo prop!

[Tammy Norton, 01/28/2014]

Oil derrick rest stop.

Derrick Parking Area

Just East of Muenster, on the north side of Hwy 82, is a parking/picnic area where the tables are Oil

Derricks. It is hard to miss. There is also a large Texas-shaped stone marker that is very nice.

[Evans, 09/02/2013]

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