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Fun Activities in Driftwood TX

December 22, 2017 12:42 pm

Whether you’re a longtime resident or a new arrival, you likely know that homes in Driftwood TX are conveniently located near numerous recreational amenities. If you’re looking for new ways to have fun in and around Driftwood, here are a few you may want to try:


Pedernales Falls State Park, Johnson City, TX. With 5,211 acres next to the Pedernales River, this park is the perfect environment for those who enjoy hiking, fishing, camping, swimming and other outdoor pursuits.

Driftwood Vineyards, Driftwood, TX. This 14-acre vineyard offers a beautiful setting for picnics, social events, wine tours and tastings.

Hamilton Pool, Dripping Springs, TX. Swimmers, hikers, photographers and nature enthusiasts will love this natural spring-fed pool in Hamilton Creek. The pool is accompanied by a natural grotto, 45-foot waterfall and a hiking trail.


Barton Creek Square Mall, Austin, TX. Those who prefer indoor recreation will find plenty to do at this upscale mall. Nordstrom, Dillard’s, The Apple Store, Pottery Barn Kids and Armani Exchange are just a few of the 180 stores you’ll find here.

Prime Outlets at San Marcos, San Marcos, TX. A destination shopping area, Prime Outlets was named the “Third Best Place to Shop in the World” by the ABC show “The View.” The Outlets are pet friendly and offer special perks to groups of 10 or more shoppers.


The Salt Lick, Driftwood, TX. Well-known throughout Central Texas for its flavorful ribs, brisket, tasty sides and home-style desserts, The Salt Lick boasts one of the area’s last true open-pit restaurant BBQ’s.

Flores Mexican Restaurant, Dripping Springs, TX. Traditional Mexican food is on the menu at this popular restaurant. Established more than 30 years ago, the restaurant now has four locations and serves a hearty Sunday brunch.

If these activities have you longing to purchase a new home in Driftwood, you can find what you’re looking for in the Buffington Homes community of Rutherford West. Just minutes from Austin, Rutherford West features acreage lots in a master planned community encircled by a scenic greenbelt.

Buffington Homes hand-picked a selection of their best-loved spacious floor plans for Rutherford West. The homes feature gourmet kitchens, media rooms, three car garages, covered patios and other upscale amenities. Contact Buffington Homes today at 512-829-5823 to find out more about their new homes in Driftwood TX.

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