Canyon Creek Homes For Sale
With its wide streets, green lawns and large family homes, Canyon Creek offers a restful environment minutes away from Austin's many great amenities. A former ranch and hunting land, this neighborhood features attractive homes overlooking the Balcones Canyonlands Preserve. Properties have stately mature trees and lush lawns. The developers not only planned this community to feel rural, but to also combine picturesque homes with parks and trails. Because of its dedication to open natural areas, it also includes protected habitat for the black-capped vireo as well as the golden-cheeked warbler, two endangered native birds.
The residents appreciate the close proximity to Motorola, AMD, Dell, IBM and other high tech employers. The two neighborhood parks provide great sports facilities, including a junior Olympic pool, a baseball diamond, basketball courts, and a soccer field. Nearby attractions include Lakeline Mall (home to four major department stores, 150+ specialty shops, and a Regal Cinema) as well as lakeside restaurants and the marinas of Lake Austin and Lake Travis. For all healthcare needs, Cedar Park Regional Medical Center a 9-mile drive.
For water sports like boating, fishing and kayaking, Lake Austin and Lake Travis are each just 5 miles away. Locals love to enjoy a leisurely dinner while taking in the spectacular sunset at The Oasis on Lake Travis, a favorite area destination for both residents and tourists.
The highly regarded Round Rock ISD and Leander ISD serve the students of Canyon Creek. Younger students attend either Canyon Creek Elementary (K-5) or Grandview Hills Elementary (PK-5). Older students attend Grisham Middle (6-8), Four Points Middle (6-8) or Canyon Ridge Middle (6-8) before graduating from either Westwood High School (9-12) or Vandegrift High School (9-12). Both high schools offer an excellent education with award-winning music programs, while Westwood High School is proud of its Newsweek magazine designation as the 8th best high school in Texas. Private school options include 5-mile drives to Trillium Montessori (Infant-6 years), Hill Country Christian School of Austin (PK-12), and Summit Christian Academy (PK-12).