The Area


Glenrose has:

  • One of the best school districts in Texas
  • It is a small town in the SECOND smallest county in Texas:
    • Rockwall has 127.04 sq. miles
    • Sumervell has 186.46 sq. miles
  • Three rivers come together in Glenrose…What a delight!
    • Pauluxy River
    • Brazos River
    • Squaw Creek
  • Glenrose is close to large cities where you can shop the large “city stores.”
    • Granbury is 16.4 miles (22 min.)
    • Stephenville is 30.4 miles (34 min.)
    • Cleburne is 23.8 miles (31 min.)
    • Fort Worth is 54.3 miles (56 min.)
    • Waco is 69.8 miles (78 min.)
  • From Rainbow Village Cottages, one can go to the bank, post office, grocery store and get your nails nails done within 7 minutes of the cottages.

The county seat of Somervell County, Glen Rose Texas is situated conveniently on US Highway 67 about an hour south and west of Fort Worth. Those living in Glen Rose enjoy amenities in the communities of Burleson, Cleburne, Granbury, and Stephenville, and have easy access to DFW airport via the new Chisolm Trail Parkway.

The Glen Rose Independent School District is highly acclaimed, and the area is home to great recreation, fine dining and boutique shopping. A hot bed for tourists, visitors are entertained by attractions such as Dinosaur Valley State Park, Dinosaur World, Fossil Rim Wildlife Center, and a whole myriad of activities for outdoor enthusiasts.


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Local Attractions:                                                           

Girl’s Night Out – Third Saturday Every Month | Market Days – First Saturday Every Month