Glen Rose is located at the junction of U.S. Highway 67 and State Highway 144 in central Somervell County. The city is situated nearly 17 miles south of Granbury and 52 miles southwest of Fort Worth.
The climate in this area is characterized by hot, humid summers and generally mild to cool winters. Glen Rose is a historic little town with big time amenities and attractions. Fossil Rim Wildlife Center is an 1,800 acre wildlife preserve open to the public and is well known for its self guided vehicle tours. Dinosaur Valley State Park features a large number of dinosaur footprints in the bed of the Paluxy River that runs through Glen Rose. The Promise, a musical production of the life of Christ has been a yearly production since 1989 at the Texas Amphitheatre. Rough Creek Lodge & Resort is a "have-it-all" place for your "want-it-all" guests. Situated on an 11,000 acre ranch Rough Creek Lodge offers luxury lodging, fine dining, state of the art meeting facilities, hunting, shooting sports and plenty of recreational opportunities.
Squaw Valley Golf Course will certainly satisfy golf habit. Squaw Valley is home to 36 holes of Championship Golf and are consistently rated as one of the top course in Texas, including 4.5 stars from Golf Digest Magazine. Dallas Morning News ranks Squaw Valley as the #1 & #4 municipal courses in the state. Squaw Valley features beautiful vistas of century old Oak trees and Squaw Creek that meanders through both courses. Squaw Valley is open 7 days a week and has PGA professionals on staff to ensure you have a memorable experience. Visit the Squaw Valley website at: www.squawvalleygc.com