Shepherd Vacation Packages
Shepherd is approximately 55 miles (89 kilometers) from Houston, a an important city in the United States of America.
Of course, visiting just one place, regardless of its popularity, usually only offers you a glimpse into the broader rhythms and life-ways of a region. So try to allow a few days to discover Piney Woods' other natural and man-made attractions. Some interesting places within a relatively short distance of Shepherd are New Caney, 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the northeast, and Willis, 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the east.
While you are here in Shepherd, why not experience The Woodlands. Approximately 35 miles (56 kilometers) away, this regional transport and shopping hub is where you can find Memorial Hermann, Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion and The Woodlands Golf Resort. Woodlands Country Club Palmer Course, Market Street and Woodlands Mall are other good places to visit.
If the weather forecast makes you want to stay indoors, plan to spend some of your time in Piney Woods' history museums.
If you're not the kind to take a break from work just to shuffle between the hot tub and the bar, Piney Woods offers a number of high-energy pursuits like quad biking and mountain biking.
For those who plan on traveling by plane, it's handy to remember that the closest major airport is George Bush Intercontinental Airport, 40 miles (64 kilometers) to the southwest of Shepherd.