(MARCH to JULY)
Nearby (2 miles) is Hamilton Pool Preserve. A historic swimming hole in the Texas Hill Country. A special place. Access to the pool requires a 1/2 mile hike on a steep trail but is worth the effort. The preserve also has a short trail to the Pedernales River. $15 dollars per vehicle. See Hamilton Pool website for special info regarding traffic in the summer months. Also nearby (3 miles) is Milton Reimers Ranch Park. This park offers world class rock climbing; 18 miles of mountain bike trails, and swimming and fishing in the Pedernales River.
Both of these parks are part of the Travis County park system. Standard day use fees apply, ($10/vehicle, valid for both on the same day).
Also, there many wineries close by.
Also, Texas Hills Vineyard in Johnson City.
Spicewood Vineyards near Spicewood.
A summer day at Hamilton Pool
Cypress Creek Retreat
8207 Hammetts Crossing Round Mountain, TX 78663 (830) 825-3111 or email email@example.com