Enjoy all the nearby attractions San Marcos has to offer. It sits on the edge of the Hill Country where there are outdoor activities to enjoy in every direction. From hiking, biking, camping or tubing there is always fun weekend activities for your family. If you’re looking for a more relaxing day, explore the area wine tours, nature trails and numerous parks.
Visit the Highway 80 Feed Barn located just minutes from Maxwell and take-in their relaxed ambiance. Known for their homemade burgers and delicious fried catfish baskets, come ready for comfort food – Texas style. Another nearby favorite is the Red Barn Bakery Cafe offering breakfast and lunch with a vintage vibe. Plus they pair great food with shopping – be sure to visit their gift shop with antiques for sale after your meal!
With so many outdoor activities, the San Marcos River is the greatest river tubing experience in Greater Austin attracting locals and tourists from all over the country. And it surely doesn’t get much better than spending a sunny day floating down the crystal-clear spring-fed river that stays 72 degrees all year long! Rio Vista Park is another great place for you and your kayak to paddle upstream, or just swim in the deep watering hole.
The Hays Consolidated Independent School District has a student-teacher ratio of 16 to 1 serving just over 20,000 students in grades PK, K-12. The district prides its highly-rated extracurricular programs with an award-winning band, choir, visual and theatre arts and athletic programs and more. Accommodating different learning strategies, Hays Independent School District strives to provide the best education for every student, every day.
Abundant outdoor recreation with the San Marcos River nearby.
New home community, Hymeadow, offers no city taxes.