702 West Highway 79
Rockdale, TX 76567
Phone: (512) 446-3600
Fax: (512) 446-4674
A beautiful biking park, Cross Creek Cycle Park provides trails for bikers, amidst the small area of Paige. So, if you are looking for a nice place, to ride your bicycle, or just walk down to relax, this has to be your choice.
An impeccably landscaped golf course, Star Ranch is located in the beautiful city of Hutto. Lying at half an hours' distance from downtown Austin, it sees a lot of members and guests coming over the weekends. The 18-hole golf course is a luxurious one, with state-of-the-art facilities and services. Located on-site is a clubhouse, where you can relax after a nice game, and try their scrumptious food or drinks. Home to a lot of tournaments, this golf course also rents out its facilities for private and corporate events.
This public golf course set in the beautiful Texas hill country opened in 1991. The Dick Phelp-designed 18-hole course utilizes the ProShot Yardage System with Global Positioning Satellites that guide the players around the course. Offering pin distance information and helpful tips from the professionals, this small computer system is equipped on all EZGO-Carts. Stop in and visit the on-site pro shop or try out the 3-tiered driving range. Green fees include the cost of cart rental.
A beautiful green space amidst the city, Old Settlers Park is the perfect choice, to spend a day outdoors. With facilities like playgrounds, trails and lake for fishing, this place is often filled with locals and tourists throughout the year. Nice and sunny atmosphere makes up for a perfect picnic spot, just to hang around the shady trees, or play a game of baseball.
After being sealed for over 10,000 years, this cave was discovered in 1963 when a group of workers were digging to build a highway overpass. Daily tours are available and last just over an hour. The cave stays a comfortable 72 degrees Farenheit year-round, and features not only beautiful rock formations but also the remains of prehistoric mastodons, saber-tooth cats and other ice age animals. After your tour, enjoy the shaded picnic area with a playscape for children.
Ever wondered what life was like on a 17th-century farm? Jourdan-Bachman Pioneer Farms is where you can relive all of those days gone by at the carefully simulated theme areas. Whether it is an 1860s German Immigrant Farm, an 1880s Cotton Planter Farm, or an 1870s Texan Farm, all of these can be revisited thanks to the brilliant reconstruction of the architects. Check their website for more information on free admission days, site tours, exhibitions, historical reenactments and special days. The farms are partly wheelchair accessible.
At River City Bingo, players can win cash and prizes while contributing to local charity. A friendly and safe environment has been provided for players since 1993, with a roomy hall and full-service concession stand. State of the art computer bingo is available, as is "pull tabs" instant bingo. Enjoy midnight bingo each Saturday, early bird games the first and third Saturdays every month at 10:30pm and a door prize give-away every Saturday at noon.
A huge park encompassing 50 acres (20.23 hectares), this one is the biggest in Smithville. Located at Highway 71 West, it is frequented by locals from across the city. Featuring a softball field, a pavillion and several volleyball courts, the park is a favorite choice, when it comes to playing outdoor games. 19 campsites are also present in the park, where you can chill throughout the day, and enjoy in the beauty of nature.
A gorgeous green space, Southwest Williamson County Regional Park is spread over 800 acres (323.74 hectares) in the beautiful city of Leander. The huge park is home to eleven soccer fields, eight tennis courts, two softball fields, six basketball courts and a football field. Apart from playing games here, you can choose to ride a cycle, go walking, or simply sit under the shady trees and enjoy the nature.
TopGolf is a fun entertainment and recreation spot for people of all ages, right from kids, to youngsters, to adults. This golf course guarantees a lot of fun, with visitors being able to book bays for themselves. They also have membership and VIP passes available, in addition to organizing golfing summer camps for kids. The center is also home to a happening bar and restaurant that plays host to some fun and happening parties from time to time. Check website for schedule and details. You won't find any serious golfers at this fun spot.
Located on Nixon Lane in East Austin, the Huns Field is a football field. Home to the Huns Rugby Football Club, Hunsfield often hosts a number of matches and games throughout the year.
Playland Skate Center is a skating arena located in the northern outskirts of Austin. This recreational rink welcomes skating enthusiasts of all ages, but most of the crowd is made up of kids. The on-site daycare center means kids have fun while being in safe hands. Roller-skating classes are also available for all ages, in addition to an equipment shop. The center makes for an ideal venue for a fun-filled birthday party for your kid. Refer to website for schedule and rates.