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$179,900
21538 Paine Ave - Lago Vista, TX 78645

Bedrooms
4
Baths
2
SQ. Feet
1,658
Acres
0.22
Year Built
2002
$179,900
City: Lago Vista
Status: Active
House in Highland Lake Estates Sec 21
4 br, 2 ba, 1,658 ft²
MLS® #: 8483625
Price:
$179,900
City:
Lago Vista
Beds:
4
Baths:
2
Type:
Residential
MLS® #:
8483625
Sqft:
1,658
Acres:
0.22
Status:
Active
Subdivision:
HIGHLAND LAKE ESTATES SEC 21
Property Listed By:
Highland Lakes Real Estate

Very Nice One Story Home With Concrete Slab For Rv Parking. Large Fenced Back Yard. Close To Exercise And Activity Center. 2 Golf Courses And Facilities. New State Of Art High School.

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$649,900
1120 Thurman Bluff Dr - Spicewood, TX 78669

Bedrooms
3
Baths
4
SQ. Feet
3,143
Acres
2.2
Year Built
1998
$649,900
City: Spicewood
Status: Active
House in Thurman Bend Estates
3 br, 4 ba, 3,143 ft²
MLS® #: 1221291
Price:
$649,900
City:
Spicewood
Beds:
3
Baths:
4
Type:
Residential
MLS® #:
1221291
Sqft:
3,143
Acres:
2.20
Status:
Active
Subdivision:
Thurman Bend Estates
Property Listed By:
Moreland Properties

Beautiful & Private Setting, This Home Sits High On A Hill Overlooking The Gorgeous Texas Hill Country W/lake Travis Views! English Country Estate Features 100% Sandstone Exterior, Spacious Outdoor Living Areas & Awesome Pool Setting Surrounded By Lush Lawns & Landscaping! 2.195 Acres W/access To Private Hoa Park, Swim & Day Dock Having Access To One Of The Best Areas O...

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$1,925,000
207 Bella Cima Dr - Austin, TX 78734

Bedrooms
5
Baths
6
SQ. Feet
6,166
Acres
1.18
Year Built
2006
$1,925,000
City: Austin
Status: Active
House in Costa Bella Sec 02
5 br, 6 ba, 6,166 ft²
MLS® #: 3108335
Price:
$1,925,000
City:
Austin
Beds:
5
Baths:
6
Type:
Residential
MLS® #:
3108335
Sqft:
6,166
Acres:
1.18
Status:
Active
Subdivision:
Costa Bella Sec 02
Property Listed By:
Moreland Properties

Located In The Gated Community Of Costa Bella, This Family Home Offers An Open Floor Plan, Spacious Kitchen With Stainless Appliances, Large Master Suite, 4 Bedrooms, A Theater Room & Beautiful Study. Lake Living At Its Finest Including A 25’ Boat Slip Just A Short Golf Cart Drive Away. Spend A Tranquil Morning Water Skiing Or Charter The Family For An Evening Sunset B...

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$499,900
2706 Conestoga Cv - Lago Vista, TX 78645

Bedrooms
3
Baths
3
SQ. Feet
3,300
Acres
0.71
Year Built
2002
$499,900
City: Lago Vista
Status: Active
House in Highland Lake Estates Sec 16
3 br, 3 ba, 3,300 ft²
MLS® #: 2041629
Price:
$499,900
City:
Lago Vista
Beds:
3
Baths:
3
Type:
Residential
MLS® #:
2041629
Sqft:
3,300
Acres:
0.71
Status:
Active
Subdivision:
Highland Lake Estates Sec 16
Property Listed By:
Keller Williams - Lake Travis

Elegant And Luxurious With Lake, Golf Course & Hill Country Views. Custom Built By Silverton With Addition By Casey Homes. The Expansive Back Deck/patio That Captures The Hilltop Breezes. The Orientation Protects From Afternoon Sun. Open & Bright With Custom Touches Throughout & Ample Storage. The Laundry Room Is A Dream And Perfect Place To Wrap Presents Or Use As A Pa...

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$5,975,250
17607 Breakwater Dr - Jonestown, TX 78645

Bedrooms
6
Baths
9
SQ. Feet
11,696
Acres
3.69
Year Built
2001
$5,975,250
City: Jonestown
Status: Active
House in The Hollows
6 br, 9 ba, 11,696 ft²
MLS® #: 2236506
Price:
$5,975,250
City:
Jonestown
Beds:
6
Baths:
9
Type:
Residential
MLS® #:
2236506
Sqft:
11,696
Acres:
3.69
Status:
Active
Subdivision:
The Hollows
Property Listed By:
Turnquist Partners, Realtors

This Waterfront Estate Is Located On A Cliffside Point, On The Main Body Of Northshore Lake Travis. This Santa Barbara Style Mansion Is An Award Winning Showcase Home Designed And Built By Luis Jauregui. Over 11,000 Square Feet Of Living, With 3 Levels Of Verandahs And Views! The 5 Car Garage & Private Gated Entrance With Motor Court Are Sure To Impress All Guests As Th...

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$399,950
5931 Hiline Rd #a - Austin, TX 78734

Bedrooms
2
Baths
2
SQ. Feet
1,305
Acres
14
Year Built
2014
$399,950
City: Austin
Status: Active
Condo in Eagle Ridge 02
2 br, 2 ba, 1,305 ft²
MLS® #: 3454586
Price:
$399,950
City:
Austin
Beds:
2
Baths:
2
Type:
Residential
MLS® #:
3454586
Sqft:
1,305
Acres:
14.00
Status:
Active
Subdivision:
Eagle Ridge 02
Property Listed By:
Keller Williams - Lake Travis

A Unique Offering Of Waterfront Condominium Homes Situated On Over 14 Acres Of Close-in, Gently Sloping Lake Travis Waterfront. Designed By The Renowned Cornerstone Group Architects To Capture The Incredible Views And Beauty Of The Lake. The Living, Kitchen, Dining And Master Bedrooms All Have Sweeping Views Of The Lake. The Acreage Surrounding The Homes Is Covered In M...

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$476,360
5931 Hiline Rd #b - Austin, TX 78734

Bedrooms
2
Baths
2
SQ. Feet
1,465
Acres
14
Year Built
2014
$476,360
City: Austin
Status: Active
Condo in Eagle Ridge 02
2 br, 2 ba, 1,465 ft²
MLS® #: 5480182
Price:
$476,360
City:
Austin
Beds:
2
Baths:
2
Type:
Residential
MLS® #:
5480182
Sqft:
1,465
Acres:
14.00
Status:
Active
Subdivision:
Eagle Ridge 02
Property Listed By:
Keller Williams - Lake Travis

A Unique Offering Of Waterfront Condominium Homes Situated On Over 14 Acres Of Close-in, Gently Sloping Lake Travis Waterfront. Designed By The Renowned Cornerstone Group Architects To Capture The Incredible Views And Beauty Of The Lake. The Living, Kitchen, Dining And Master Bedrooms All Have Sweeping Views Of The Lake. The Acreage Surrounding The Homes Is Covered In M...

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$126,500
10900 Ridgeway St - Jonestown, TX 78645

Bedrooms
2
Baths
1
SQ. Feet
982
Acres
0.13
Year Built
1987
$126,500
City: Jonestown
Status: Active
House in Jonestown Hills
2 br, 1 ba, 982 ft²
MLS® #: 6505192
Price:
$126,500
City:
Jonestown
Beds:
2
Baths:
1
Type:
Residential
MLS® #:
6505192
Sqft:
982
Acres:
0.13
Status:
Active
Subdivision:
Jonestown Hills
Property Listed By:
Coldwell Banker S.g. Billings

Cozy 2 Bedroom Home With 2 Living Areas. Immaculate Condition With Many Upgrades. Laminate Floors In Living Areas, Carpet In The Bedrooms. Upgraded Windows, Doors And Appliances. Professionally Done Sun Room With Aquariums, Birds And Plants In Mind. Very Private Back Yard With Decks & Bbq Area. Detached Storage And Workshop. Shows Very Well.

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$568,400
5931 Hiline Rd #c - Austin, TX 78734

Bedrooms
3
Baths
2
SQ. Feet
1,700
Acres
14
Year Built
2014
$568,400
City: Austin
Status: Active
Condo in Eagle Ridge 02
3 br, 2 ba, 1,700 ft²
MLS® #: 1588238
Price:
$568,400
City:
Austin
Beds:
3
Baths:
2
Type:
Residential
MLS® #:
1588238
Sqft:
1,700
Acres:
14.00
Status:
Active
Subdivision:
Eagle Ridge 02
Property Listed By:
Keller Williams - Lake Travis

A Unique Offering Of Waterfront Condominium Homes Situated On Over 14 Acres Of Close-in, Gently Sloping Lake Travis Waterfront. Designed By The Renowned Cornerstone Group Architects To Capture The Incredible Views And Beauty Of The Lake. The Living, Kitchen, Dining And Master Bedrooms All Have Sweeping Views Of The Lake. The Acreage Surrounding The Homes Is Covered In M...

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$699,000
5931 Hiline Rd #d - Austin, TX 78734

Bedrooms
3
Baths
3
SQ. Feet
2,122
Acres
14
Year Built
2014
$699,000
City: Austin
Status: Active
Condo in Eagle Ridge 02
3 br, 3 ba, 2,122 ft²
MLS® #: 2868745
Price:
$699,000
City:
Austin
Beds:
3
Baths:
3
Type:
Residential
MLS® #:
2868745
Sqft:
2,122
Acres:
14.00
Status:
Active
Subdivision:
Eagle Ridge 02
Property Listed By:
Keller Williams - Lake Travis

A Unique Offering Of Waterfront Condominium Homes Situated On Over 14 Acres Of Close-in, Gently Sloping Lake Travis Waterfront. Designed By The Renowned Cornerstone Group Architects To Capture The Incredible Views And Beauty Of The Lake. The Living, Kitchen, Dining And Master Bedrooms All Have Sweeping Views Of The Lake. The Acreage Surrounding The Homes Is Covered In M...

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$172,900
21600 Stampede Trl - Lago Vista, TX 78645

Bedrooms
3
Baths
2
SQ. Feet
1,543
Acres
0.22
Year Built
2001
$172,900
City: Lago Vista
Status: Active
House in Bar-k Ranches
3 br, 2 ba, 1,543 ft²
MLS® #: 4412922
Price:
$172,900
City:
Lago Vista
Beds:
3
Baths:
2
Type:
Residential
MLS® #:
4412922
Sqft:
1,543
Acres:
0.22
Status:
Active
Subdivision:
Bar-K Ranches
Property Listed By:
Travis Real Estate Svcs.

Affordable Family Or Retirement Home Featuring Manicured Lawn, Huge New Deck, Some New Hard Tile Floors And New Water Heater In 2013. New Interior Paint And New A/c Compressor Added In 2014. New State-of-the-art High School With Outstanding Sports Facilities. Minutes To Private Property-owner Lakefront Parks, Marina And Popular Clubhouse. Two City-owned 18 Hole Golf Cou...

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$239,000
2918 Ranch Road 620 #t-252 - Austin, TX 78734

Bedrooms
2
Baths
3
SQ. Feet
1,395
Acres
0.12
Year Built
1997
$239,000
City: Austin
Status: Active
Condo in Villas On Travis Condo Amd
2 br, 3 ba, 1,395 ft²
MLS® #: 4317562
Price:
$239,000
City:
Austin
Beds:
2
Baths:
3
Type:
Residential
MLS® #:
4317562
Sqft:
1,395
Acres:
0.12
Status:
Active
Subdivision:
Villas On Travis Condo Amd
Property Listed By:
Coldwell Banker United Realtor

Ultimate Lakefront Lock And Leave Lifestyle! Panoramic Lake Travis Views, Lake Access, And Five Star Amenities Make This The Perfect 2nd Home Or Just Live Like You're On Vacation! Spacious Bedrooms With En Suite Bathrooms, Granite Kitchen, Gas Fireplace. Gated Community With Top Of The Line Fitness Center, Tram To Lake Travis, Day Dock, Pools, Spa, Water, Cable, High...

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About Lake Travis

MLS®#: 9023199 - 12821 Hughes Park Rd, Austin - $10,900,000
10,900,000
MLS®#: 9327534 - 12861 Hughes Park Rd, Austin - $10,900,000
10,900,000
MLS®#: 4535217 - 215 Bella Riva Dr, Austin - $9,999,000
9,999,000
MLS®#: 4983529 - 19700 La Isla Cv, Spicewood - $9,995,000
9,995,000
MLS®#: 3644932 - 213 Costa Bella Dr, Austin - $9,988,000
9,988,000
MLS®#: 8099611 - 14515 Ridgetop Ter, Austin - $7,900,000
7,900,000
MLS®#: 9111485 - , Austin - $6,950,000
6,950,000
MLS®#: 2236506 - 17607 Breakwater Dr, Jonestown - $5,975,250
5,975,250
MLS®#: 4030105 - 1616 Poco Bueno Ct, Spicewood - $5,875,000
5,875,000
MLS®#: 4898145 - 217 BELLA RIVA Dr, Austin - $5,100,000
5,100,000
MLS®#: 3897760 - 23515 PARADISE Cv, Marble Falls - $4,495,000
4,495,000
MLS®#: 6948297 - 16106 Chateau Ave, Austin - $4,275,000
4,275,000

Located northwest of Austin, Lake Travis belongs to a group of six manmade reservoirs along Texas’ Colorado River that is known as the Highland Lakes. Created by the construction of Mansfield Dam in 1941, one of Lake Travis’ primary functions is flood control, characterized by a water level that remains constantly changing. It also serves a vital role in electrical power generation and as the water supply for the nearby city of Austin and the surrounding metropolitan area.

Lake Travis starts at Max Starcke Dam in Burnet Country and snakes 63 miles southeast toward Lakeway, where it meets Mansfield Dam and feeds into Lake Austin. Lake Austin, in turn, feeds into Lady Bird Lake.

Lake Travis is the longest of these three lakes, with over 270 miles of shoreline. The surface area of Lake Travis takes up 18,930 acres, making it 10 times larger than both Lake Austin and Lady Bird Lake combined. It is also deeper, with a maximum depth of 210 feet. Lake Travis boasts the clearest and coldest water of the three Austin lakes.

Lake Travis view

Recreation on Lake Travis includes boating, kayaking, jet-skiing, sailing, parasailing, swimming, scuba diving, picnicking, camping, and zip-lining. For anglers, Lake Travis has been stocked with several species of fish, including Largemouth Bass, Guadalupe Bass, White and Striped Bass, Catfish, and Sunfish.

Residential Real Estate Statistics*

Price Range

$50,000 to $10,900,000

Average Price

$1,136,898

Median Price

$594,000

Size Range of Homes

426 to 15,394 SqFt

Price Range of Homes (per square foot)

$42 to $1,310

Median Price (per square foot)

$229

Average Days on the Market

165

* Based on current MLS listings

LAKE TRAVIS HISTORY

lake travis homesA hundred years ago, nothing but the Colorado River coursed through the farms and ranches 20 miles west of Austin. Occasionally, the river rose, causing devastating floods. The area now known as Lake Travis came to be thanks to the determination of the Lower Colorado River Authority (LCRA) and the support of two politicians: J.P. Buchanan and Lyndon Johnson (a young Congressman at the time).

“Of all the endeavors on which I have worked in public life, I am proudest of the accomplishment in developing the Colorado River.” - Lyndon Johnson, 1958

After four years of construction, a 7,000 foot-long dam was created to control flooding and produce hydroelectric electricity. The resulting lake, Lake Travis, could now store 256 billion gallons of flood water!

Today, Lake Travis is a tourist destination for visitors from all over Texas and beyond—boaters, skiers, fishing enthusiasts, and water lovers enjoy its natural beauty and majestic landscapes. The growing residential community has produced a thriving environment for commercial and retail businesses.

LAKE TRAVIS HOMES

With its laidback, lakeside lifestyle, rolling hill country beauty, and half-hour proximity to Austin, upscale residential real estate along the Lake Travis remains in high demand. Its neighborhoods comprise tens of thousands of homes.

Lake Travis estates

Melanie Sharp is a Lake Travis resident and mother of two. The flaming sunsets over Lake Travis are her favorite part of life there. “But we moved to Rough Hollow for the hill country beauty, the lake-loving community, and the exemplary schools,” she explained.

Rough Hollow HomeStunning Lake Travis views rival any that can be found on Lake Austin, with an added level of seclusion and privacy. Offerings include lake view and lakeside lots, homes, condos, and luxury estates, and prices can go up to the multi-millions. Many properties feature outdoor living areas, pools, and patios that take advantage of the sweeping lake views. Elite offerings include guest casitas, equine facilities, and private vineyards. Cliffside homes overlooking Lake Travis also are available.

Zip codes for the Lake Travis area include 78732, 78726, 78641, 78645, 78654, 78669, and 78634. Its homes are served by several acclaimed school districts, including Lake Travis ISD, Lago Vista ISD, Leander ISD, and Marble Falls ISD.

LAKE TRAVIS NEIGHBORHOODS

Lake Travis is surrounded by 240 miles of shoreline and hundreds of lakefront neighborhoods. Here, we will discuss the most popular neighborhoods by zip code, starting at Mansfield Dam and moving counterclockwise around the lake (northwest to southeast).

Zip Code 78732

Lake Travis Lakeview PoolsAccessible from RR 620, Lake Travis shoreline zip code 78732 is famous for housing Tom Hughes Park and The Oasis on Lake Travis. A street known as Comanche Trail skirts the shore, connecting The Oasis to additional attractions like Hippie Hollow and Bob Wentz. The zip code ends at the southern side of the Cypress Creek arm of Lake Travis.

Neighborhoods in 78732 include Marshall Ford Vista, Travis Vista, Marshall Ford, Hughes Park Lake, Comanche Trail Estates, Comanche Canyon Ranch, Comanche Trail, Comanche Point, and Comanche Village.

Zip Code 78726

Accessible from Bullick Hollow Road, the small shore of zip code 78726 starts at the north side of the Cypress Creek arm of Lake Travis and ends at its west side. Known for Travaasa resort, its most popular neighborhood is Anderson Mills Lake Sites.

Zip Code 78641

This stretch of Lake Travis shoreline begins at the northern side of the Cypress Creek arm of Lake Travis and ends at the Sandy Creek arm. In between are Travis treasures Volente Beach (aka the Shore Club), Lake Travis Zipline Adventures, Riviera Marina, 10-acre Lake Travis Lake House, and Texas Paint Ball. The community is accessible by FM 2769, which flanks the lakefront and merges with Lime Creek Rd.

Neighborhoods within 78641 include Cypress Pointe, Wildwood Farm, Cypress Acres, Indian Point, Hiawatha Place, Arrowhead Point, Arrowhead Ridge, Volente, Lake Travis, Village at Volente, Sandy Shores, Gate Hollow Estates, Lake View Acres, Travista, Red Wagon Ranchettes, Trails End at Lake Travis, and Rocky Point.

View of Lake Travis at Sunset

Zip Code 78645

FM 1431 skirts 78645’s shorefront of Lake Travis. The area contains the city of Jonestown and Laura Reed Park. Exit Lohman Ford Road to reach popular landmarks including Easy Street Marina, Arkansas Bend Park, Gnarly Gar, Point Venture Golf Club, Liquid Thrillz Boat Rentals, and Lago Vista Golf Course.

The plethora of shoreline neighborhoods in 78645 include Northlake Hills, Long Hollow Estates, Hollows at Northshore, Northshore on Lake Travis, The Pointe, The Bluffs, Marshall’s Point, Marshall’s Harbor, Lakeshore Ranch, North Shore Colony, Lodge Acres, Lakeway Hills, Waterford on Lake Travis, Comanche Point at Point Venture, Indian Point at Point Venture, Point Venture, Poole Place, Highland Lake Estates, and Lago Vista.

Zip Code 78654

Like the previous zip code, FM 1431 flanks the northshore lakefront of zip code 78654 until it reaches the beginning of Lake Travis: Max Starke Dam. From there, the zip code crosses over to the southshore of Lake Travis, where lakefront properties can be accessed via FM 2147. The northshore of 78654 is famous for Balcones Canyonlands National Wildlife Refuge. Also dotting the north side are Candlelight Ranch, Bent Oak Quail FarmHidden Falls Adventure Park, and three children’s camps: Camp Balcones Springs, Camp of the Hills, and Camp Peniel.

Neighborhoods in the area include Circle J Ranch Lakeside, Flat Creek, Travis Oaks, Paradise Cove, Chimney Oaks at Lake Travis, Singleton Bend, Blue Cove Estates, Lookout Ridge, Swift Water, Chimney Cove, Muleshoe Bend, and Paradise Manor.

Zip Code 78669

Lake Travis EnclaveHighway 71 is the access point for lakeside properties within zip code 78669. Cut in half by the beautiful Pedernales River, the area boasts Willie Nelson’s Tierra Vista, Narrows Recreation Area, and Spicewood Airport. Residents exit Paleface Ranch Road to reach Pace Bend Park, Krause Springs, and Siesta Shores Marina. Camp T Bar M, Lake Cliff Country Club, and Cypress Valley Canopy Tours are additional attractions.

Lakeside neighborhoods in 78669 include Barton Creek Lakeside, Lakecliff on Lake Travis, Travis Lakeside, Travis Bluff, Naumanns Camp, Briarcliff, Lake Wood Estates, Thurman Bend Estates, The Reserve at Lake Travis, Edgewater Beach, Coves on Lake Travis, Estates at Edgewater Beach, Angel Bay, La Isla at Angel Bay, Siesta Shores, Big Bee Creek, Lakehurst, Inverness Point, and Hidden Hills.

Zip Code 78734

Accessible from RR 620, attractions within zip code 78734 include the Hills of Lakeway Country Club, Lakeway Resort and Spa, 64-acre Lakeway City Park, and World of Tennis. The area also offers Lakeway Marina, Lakeway Airpark, Paradise Cove Marina, Emerald Point Marina, and Mansfield Dam Park. Residents dine at Rough Hollow’s Grille and Marina, Hudson’s on the Bend Restaurant, and Rocco’s Grill.

East to west, Lakefront communities in 78734 include Rough Hollow, Lakeway, Brooks Hollow, Yacht Harbor, Buffalo Gap, Costa Bella, Vineyard Bay, Villas on Travis, Vista Grande, Eck Lane on the Lake, Bayview Acres, Rocky Ridge, Eagle Ridge, Emerald Point, Hudson Harbor, Lakeland Hills Lakeside, Travis Landing, Beby’s Ranch, and Silent Ridge.

“I love that we don’t have to leave Rough Hollow to enjoy the casual and outdoorsy Lake Travis lifestyle,” said Sharp. “As far as amenities go, everything’s right here or just next door.”

Lake Travis Waters Edge View

Lake Travis Amenities

Lake Travis offers innumerable attractions, from fine restaurants and marinas to wooded city parks and premiere golf courses.

Parks

Sailing on Lake TravisFor a day at a lakeshore park, residents enjoy 323-acre Arkansas Bend Park. It offers a boat ramp, nature trails, restrooms, and campsites. Nude sunbathing and swimming is permitted in Hippie Hollow Park, which holds the distinction of being the only legal clothing-optional park in Texas.

With over nine miles of shoreline, Pace Bend Park features high limestone cliffs and impressive lake views. Bob Wentz Park at Windy Point is a favorite location for water sports like windsurfing, sailing, and scuba diving.

Balcones Canyonlands National Wildlife Refuge is part of the National Wildlife Refuge System, which manages a network of lands and waters set aside to conserve America’s wildlife, fish, and plants. The primary purpose of the refuge is to protect the nesting habitat of two highly endangered migratory birds: the golden-cheeked warbler and black-capped vireo.

A well-known camping and swimming site, Krause Springs is located in Spicewood. There are 32 springs on the property, a grotto, a tent camping area, and 24 RV sites. The 115-acre property has been privately owned by the Krause Family for over 50 years and is listed on the National Registry of Historical Sites.

Adventures

Cypress Valley Canopy Tours lets visitors monkey around the beautiful tree top canopy of Cypress Valley. It offers two sky bridges and five zip-lines, with the longest measuring 350 feet with tree platforms up to 40 feet high. Lake Travis Zipline Adventures enables the adrenaline-hungry to reach speeds up to 50 MPH on over 1.3 miles of lakeshore zip-lines!

The 10 fields at Jonestown’s Texas Paint Ball bring out the commando in any visitor. For residents who prefer the real thing, 3,000-acre Hidden Falls Adventure Park offers a shooting club, plus miles of off-road trails for dirt bikers, 4x4 enthusiasts, and UTV/Quad fanatics.

Lakeway Skate Park is free and open to the public, and offers 9,000 square feet of combination street and bowl elements. Aviators will appreciate the proximity of Lakeway’s Air Park. Plus, “Austin-Bergstrom International Airport is 30 miles away,” said Sharp.

Water Recreation

Recreation on the cold, clear waters of Lake Travis includes boating, kayaking, jet-skiing, sailing, parasailing, swimming, fishing, and scuba diving.

Need a boat? Rentals are available at many marinas and at watercraft rental sites like Liquid Thrillz. Lake Travis also boasts over 20 marinas, from Highland Lakes Marina and Commanders Point to Paradise Cove Marina, Emerald Point Marina, and Siesta Shores Marina.

Lake Travis Marina

For a lakeside waterpark adventure, Lake Travis residents enjoy Volente Beach. It offers live music and dancing on the weekends, adult nights with late night water park rides, volleyball courts, and a swim up pool bar.

Golf, Country Clubs, and Spas

Travaasa Spa Resort on Lake TravisWith seven golf courses in just two zip codes, Lake Travis is a hole in one for golf opportunities. Members-only courses include Spanish Oaks, The Hills of Lakeway, and Lakecliff on Lake Travis. For a public course, residents can visit Falconhead Golf Club, Point Venture Country Club or Lago Vista Golf Course. Steiner Ranch’s University of Texas Golf Club and River Place Country Club are also quite close.

Need some R&R? Travaasa and Lakeway Resort and Spa offer Lake Travis residents award-winning spa services and luxurious amenities.

Restaurants & Shopping

Hundreds of shops and restaurants are located within minutes of Lake Travis.

Well-known lakefront restaurants include Gnarly Gar, The Oasis, Rocco’s Grill, and Hudson’s on the Bend. Many are accessible by boat after a fun day in the sun and offer breathtaking sunset vistas.

At RR 620 and Lohman’s Crossing, VistaRidge outdoor shopping center offers residents a Randall’s Grocery and over 15 retailers, from Scrapology to Starbucks. Lakeway Town Center is a mile further south and offers stores like Tuesday Morning, Thundercloud Subs, and Curves.

For a movie, a trip to Whole Foods, or an afternoon of high-end shopping, Lake Travis residents often head down RR 620 to nearby Hill Country Galleria. This outdoor shopping center offers 152 acres of recreational trails and parks mixed with eclectic shopping, dining, and entertainment.

“We like the Hill Country Galleria,” said Sharp. “It’s close, the movie theatre is quite new, and there are lots of places to eat, shop, and relax.”

Hill Country Galleria Splash Pad

Cultural Offerings

TexARTS , with a world-class theatre run by a non-profit organization, offers arts education and performances and careers in the visual and performing arts.

Lakeway’s Heritage Center Park opened in 2005 to preserve, protect, display, and chronicle Lakeway history. The center houses an archivist and meeting room, and onsite is a veterans’ monument and a section of the property’s original 1930s-era ranch house.

Only 25-35 minutes from downtown Austin, Lake Travis offers proximity to one of the nation’s most dynamic cities: the Live Music Capital of the World. Downtown Austin abounds with museums from the Blanton Museum and Elisabet Ney to The Contemporary, MexicArte, and the Bullock Texas State History Museum.

“Austin is so close!” said Sharp. “We like to head there for festivals like Austin City Limits or for a night on the town.”

Lake Travis Schools

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Based on information from the Austin Board of REALTORS® (alternatively, from ACTRIS) from October 20th, 2014 at 4:30am CDT. Neither the Board nor ACTRIS guarantees or is in any way responsible for its accuracy. The Austin Board of REALTORS®, ACTRIS and their affiliates provide the MLS and all content therein "AS IS" and without any warranty, express or implied. Data maintained by the Board or ACTRIS may not reflect all real estate activity in the market.

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