Expect a quiet, leisure day of shopping when you visit historic downtown Montgomery, just 15 miles west of Conroe via Highway 105. Clothing, crafts, furniture and collectibles are just a few of the finds along the tree-lined, pedestrian friendly streets.
|Outlets at Conroe
I-45 North & League Line Rd.
Spend the day browsing and buying from a selection of over 40 stores, complete with famous name brand manufacturers, all at discount pricing. The Outlets at Conroe offer special events throughout the year. Mon-Sat, 10 a.m. – 8 p.m., Sun 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Eclectic, affordable and nearly new. The Conroe area is home to over 20 resale shops filled with great buys in “second time around” clothes, accessories and furniture. Stop by the Conroe Convention & Visitors Bureau to obtain a free brochure detailing stores and locations. You can also order a brochure by mail.
|Apache Helicopter Tours
Lone Star Executive Airport is home to the USAR 7th squadron, 6th Calvary Regiment, Texas Reserve and the Apache helicopters. Tours by appointment only, at least one week in advance. Call for directions and hours.
|Art Bench Self-Guided Tour
Wind your way past a “Tribute to Dr. Charles Stewart Designer of (the) Texas Flag” and “Beautiful Lake Conroe”, two of the thirteen intricately painted art benches in Historic Downtown Conroe. The Art Bench brochure, details bench designs, media, artists, and locations.
|Cavallo Creek Farm
Enjoy riding in a splendid park-like setting, just south of Conroe. Spanning over 70 acres, Cavallo Creek Farm, a splendid hunter/jumper facility, offers riding lessons and guided rides along the creek on Cavallo Creek horses. Extend your ride to a full day and explore the nearby 1,733-acre Jones State Forest.
|North Lake Conroe Paddling Company
Experience paddling year round with top of the line, sit on top kayaks with truly upgraded accessories. Located on the lake with no need to shuttle/transport rented kayaks. The northern tier of the Lake offers kayakers countless Class I paddling adventures and destinations. This includes soft shorelines along the Sam Houston National Forest. Visit www.northlakeconroepaddlingco.com to plan a kayaking adventure for your next visit to Conroe!
|Saint Francis Wolf Sanctuary
Captive born wolves and wolf-dogs are able to live out the rest of their natural lives safely and comfortably at this Montgomery sanctuary that provides loving care and attention. Wolves in the wild are officially extinct in Texas. Tours available by appointment.
|Southern Empress Cruises
17734 Hwy 105 West
Montgomery, TX 77356
Step on board an elegant 1800s-era riverboat for a pleasurable cruise on Lake Conroe.
|Southern Star Brewery Co.
Pine Belt Pale is just one of many offerings from this growing craft brewery. Free tours scheduled once a month. Call for product information and hours of operation.
|The Lone Star Monument & Flag Park
I-45 N, just north of FM 2854
Opening April 21, 2011 (Texas’s birthday)
|Wineries & Vineyards|
9043 County Road 204
Fun wine tasting experience in a warm environment. Tours availabe.
|Cork This! Winery
21123 Eva Street, Suite 100
A boutique winery specializing in custom made wines created from the highest quality varietals.
202 B McCown Street
Western boutique and winery.
|Retreat Hill Winery & Vineyards
15551 FM 362 Road
A Texas Winery with roots in the birthplace of Texas. Tours available.
|Texas Star Winery
29311 FM 149
A locally owned, locally operated Texas wine & event center. Tours available.