San Antonio is also known as Military City due to the vast military presence at JBSA-Randolph, JBSA-Lackland, and JBSA-Fort Sam Houston. The city is also well known for the multitude of events, attractions, and historical locations. Please visit http://visitsanantonio.com/ to explore all that San Antonio and the surrounding areas have to offer.
The San Antonio Parks and Recreation Department operates the City's recreational and cultural programs and maintains more than 240 City-owned parks including swimming pools, gymnasiums, historic cemeteries, sports facilities, recreation centers and the Botanical Garden and Conservatory. The department is responsible for the maintenance of 15,337.5950 acres of park land, including more than 150 miles of walking, hiking, and biking trails. Visit https://www.sanantonio.gov/ParksAndRec/Home for more information.