1816 Martin Luther King Jr.
Copperas Cove, TX 76522
Phone: (254) 518-8840
Fax: (254) 518-8838
The Mother Neff State Park spreads across 259 acres (105 hectares) of land. Situated on the banks of the River Leon, the serene waters adds to the beauty of the park. It is a popular spot for several recreational activities such as river rafting, fishing, camping, hiking and picnicking. A guided tour is offered to get visitors more acquainted with the historic site.
Established in 1937, this courthouse replaced the original one that was burnt down in 1874. The architecture of the Burnet County Courthouse was influenced by Moderne style and was designed by Milton Wirtz. It features a block-like structure, with a beautiful garden surrounding it. Housing two floors, the courthouse has a mauve-shaded facade. The pink granite used in its construction, is the same as the one used for the Texas State Capitol.
One of the most wonderful natural attractions in the Texas Hill Country, this living cave was developed over 80,000 years ago and houses the remains of prehistoric mastodons and other Ice Age animals. Tours are available and you can pan for real gems and minerals.
A fun place for kids of all ages, this unique fantasy playground was designed by children and features towers, bridges, pathways, and skyways.
A 1,310-acre Army Corps of Engineers lake on the North Fork of the San Gabriel River.
A state-of-the-art educational institute, Southwestern University is located at East University Avenue, in the charming little city of Georgetown. Offering various courses across fields, the university is home to 26 departments, which feature a lot of professional courses. To enroll in the college, or to know their admission procedure, please log on to their website or call ahead.
The water and angler enthusiast will love this 1,200 acre lake that offers boating, fishing, skiing, 16 miles of hiking trails, a wildlife preserve, and four separate camping areas.
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.
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.
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.
Located in the downtown area of Round Rock, the Round Rock Public Library is a library with a rich history, as it was used as an outpost in the 1830s. Today, the library has a well-stocked collection of literature, along with internet access. Bring your kids along and let them play in the kid's section, or go through children's books, enjoy games, or listen to audio books. Their catalog is quite extensive, and you are likely to find every book you're looking for. Visit website for further details.
Bar K Park is a small green space located at Lago Vista. A local park, it mostly sees visitors coming in to take a walk or play sports. With nicely marked trails, one can also go jogging, or simply sit under the trees and have a small family picnic. The park proves to be a great choice to relax or play outdoors.