Humble, Texas is appropriately named. A town with humble beginnings, it continues to grow and has become one of the best places to live and visit in Texas. A quick getaway from Houston usually leads to Humble. Most activities are outdoors in nature. Sate your passion for nature and the environment by paying a visit to Jesse H. Jones Park & Nature Center, with over 300 acres of nature. Recreational activities include bird-watching, relaxing strolls with great river views as well as hiking and cycling. It’s a place where you can find peace and quiet. An interest in horticulture can also be satisfied by a visit to the Mercer Arboretum and Botanical Gardens, with a massive collection of native and cultivated plants.
At Lindsay Lyons Park and Sports Complex, the entire family can have their fill of sports activities in the sprawling fields. A perfect weekend and holiday destination, you can grill in the barbecue pavilion and picnic on the grounds. For younger kids, the Old MacDonald’s Farm is going to be an unforgettable experience. Pony rides, cute animals they can pet — and to be honest, who can resist them? It’s a paradise for animal lovers.