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Hill Country Living

The Coves at Sky Ranch puts you in the heart of Hill Country living. You’ll be minutes from the careers & excitement of Austin… a short commute to beautiful San Antonio or family fun in New Braunfels… nestled in the Texas Wine Country… and right on Lake Travis.

Once within your community gates, you’ll feel a world away – yet you’ll enjoy all the conveniences of small-town living, with the shops, restaurants and services of Spicewood just outside your door. Spicewood offers the perfect blend of town conveniences and services, in a laid back and friendly community of people drawn to waterfront lifestyle and peaceful beauty.

Nearby is the Hill Country Galleria, where you’ll discover upscale shops, premium brands, and fine dining. You’ll live seconds from beautiful Pace Bend Park, where camping, fishing and hiking are a best-kept secret for Hill Country adventure, and designated swimming coves are a favorite place to cool off.

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Lake Recreation & Excitement

For boating, fishing, and watersports, Lake Travis has it all! As one of the largest lakes in Texas, it boasts a variety of aquatic activities. From quiet morning fishing in secluded coves, to full-throttle skiing and waverunning.

At The Coves at Sky Ranch, your private dock will be among the last few slips allowed in this section of the lake. And you’ll enjoy a quick ride to the well-equipped Briarcliff Marina for fuel and supplies – and under-the-stars dining entertainment. The Lake Travis area offers complete services for the boat owner and angler – if you need supplies, repairs, or even that new boat of your dreams, you’ve found the perfect area to support your lake adventures.

With numerous parks surrounding the lake, there are plenty of places to put in – it’s a great way for boating friends to tie up at your dock.

Click here for a list of area marinas, rentals and services for the boating enthusiast.

Shopping and Dining, Lake Travis Style

The Lake Travis area offers a wealth of shopping, dining and entertainment opportunities. From 4-star chefs to neighborhood diners, your every culinary desire is covered. Catch the latest blues, rock and country acts from Austin – just down the street. Tie your boat at the Briarcliff Marina for fine dining and live music under the stars.Shopping ranges from the conveniences of Spicewood – your daily needs for groceries, hardware, and boating supplies are just outside your door… to the shopper’s paradise of the Hill Country Galleria. And an endless array of Hill Country antique, crafts, and gift shops are yours for exploring and one of a kind discoveries.

If you love wine, you’ll find yourself situated in “The Napa Valley of Texas”, where world class wineries regularly beat European labels in global competition. There may not be enough weekends in the year to tour, taste, and experience every one, but we suggest you try! Click here for a list of area wineries.

For information and ratings of area restuarants, click here.

Click here for the Hill Country Galleria, or get the latest area entertainment news here.

Great Schools – the Travis County School District

The Coves at Sky Ranch places you in the Lake Travis Independent School District – highly ranked and acclaimed.

The Lake Travis ISD is a modern school system that invests in its teachers, materials and buildings, dedicated to providing world-class curriculum to local students. Learn more about the ISD at their website or use the links below for each particular school’s website.