Retirement Communities in Texas: Canyon Lake, Texas
Canyon Lake: a Great Retirement Community in the Texas Hill Country
Everything is bigger in Texas and that goes for the number of retirement communities available. In particular, for those who have always had a desire to live in the Texas Hill Country, Canyon Lake, Texas is popping to the top of the list as a great place to retire!
One reason may be Canyon Lake's beauty, another may be its convenient location to shops and medical facilities, but FUN might be the most important reason why those in Canyon Lake call it home.
Photo courtesy of Ellen Bauer.
3 Reasons Why Canyon Lake is a Great (Fun!) Retirement Texas Community
#1: Canyon Lake
Canyon Lake is incredible! It's beautiful pristine water is beyond compare. Folks enjoy sailing, kayaking, water skiing, fishing, tubing, swimming or just sunning on the boat. But did you know that Canyon Lake is home to the Heritage Museum of the Texas Hill Country where there are prehistoric fossils, dinosaur prints, and more? Another fun activity minutes away is tubing down the Guadalupe River on a lazy sunny afternoon.
#2: Super Close Proximity to New Braunfels
A short drive away, is New Braunfels' world famous Schlitterbahn Water Park, Landa Park and Natural Bridge Caverns, activities that are fun for children of all ages. Gruene, Texas (down the street from New Braunfels) provides venues for great live music, dancing and festivals.
#3: A Short Drive to San Antonio
If you want more to do and see, drive a short forty-five minutes to San Antonio, and enjoy a number of sights and activities such as the River Walk, the Alamo, Fiesta Texas, Seaworld, the San Antonio Zoo, and the Japanese Tea Gardens just to name a few.
TAKEAWAY: In and around Canyon Lake, Texas there is so much to see and do. No wonder it is considered a great retirement community in the Texas Hill Country.
TEXAS LAKEFRONT COMMUNITIES
If you are considering Canyon Lake, Texas for a retirement home, or a lake home that may become your retirement home, be sure to visit the premier private communities of Las Brisas at Ensenada Shores and First Mountain on Canyon Lake. Each provides acreage homesites with beautiful views of Canyon Lake and fine amenities.
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