Located in the Bee Cave/ Lakeway area, Rocky Creek can be found near Crumley Ranch Road, just before reaching the nearby Belvedere community. While Rocky Creek certainly appeals to those who are interested in rural living, they don’t have to travel far in order to enjoy the conveniences of the city. Austin is located only five to ten minutes away from the Rocky Creek community, while Hill Country Galleria is only about six minutes away. Lakeway, which will soon be home to Lakeway Regional Medical Center, is located only ten minutes away from Rocky Creek.
Purchased by Hillwood Development in 2008, the 468 acre Rocky Creek community will feature homes ranging in price from the high $200,000 to $500,000 range. While the original plans called for more expensive housing, the original developers ran into problems that stalled the development of the community. Nonetheless, the community promises to be a popular option for those who are interested in living near to Austin while also enjoy a variety of community amenities.
For families who are looking for a great education for their children, Rocky Creek is an attractive option. As part of the renowned Lake Travis School District, children who live in Rocky Creek will be guaranteed to get an excellent education. Elementary-aged children attend Bee Cave Elementary, while middle school students attend Lake Travis Middle School and high school students attend Lake Travis High School.
With plans for over 400 homes to be built within the community, those who are interested in calling Rocky Creek home will have plenty of options to select from once the community is complete. Some of the amenities that will be available to Rocky Creek residents include a pool and play areas for children. Due to its location, Rocky Creek also provides residents with access to nature at its finest. In addition to the hill views, residents can also explore the many nature trails in and around the community. In fact, the 4,700 acre Shield Ranch borders the community on two sides, while 300 acres of the community itself is comprised of green space.
For those who want to enjoy the peaceful living offered by the Texas Hill Country without having to give up the convenience of the city, the Rocky Creek community is the perfect combination. While Austin is located only minutes away from Rocky Creek, the surrounding nature and abundant green space makes it feel as if the city is hours away.