Located on the shore of Lake LBJ
Sunrise Beach is a peaceful, recreation and retirement community located
on the southwestern shore of beautiful Lake LBJ in the central Texas Hill Country.
Lake LBJ is the third of the seven Highland Lakes that run from Austin to 85 miles
northwest of Austin along the Colorado River. A normally constant level lake, Lake
LBJ is one of the most popular lakes in Texas for boating activities.
Sunrise Beach is less than 60 miles up a very scenic drive through the
hills of the Hill Country from Austin, Texas. It is located 85 miles north of San
Antonio, 200 miles south of Dallas and Fort Worth and 220 miles west of Houston.
Boaters love Sunrise Beach! There is everything you need for perfect
boating. You can rent boats and SeaDoos. There are docks available for your
boats. There are also waterfront fueling stations, repair and service of boats, and
a large selection of boating parts and accessories.
Lake LBJ is perfect for boating, water skiing, jetskiing and
swimming. It has many quiet protected coves as well as the open water of the lake.
Be sure to bring your fishing pole along, too.
You will enjoy the peaceful, laid-back attitude of Sunrise Beach. There is no
rush here. Relax and enjoy yourself with a walk along the lake or a leisurely lunch
with a view of the lake. You may enjoy a hike in the hills or a little birdwatching,
too. You will have plenty of photo opportunities, so you will want your camera with
Sunrise Beach is a very popular area for retired people. Because of the mild
climate and the beautiful views, many people are attracted to the area from the colder
northern states. Many winter Texans spend the winters in Sunrise Beach and then
decide to retire here.
Sunrise Beach has a population of about 800 full-time residents. A few hundred
people also own vacation homes here. Sunrise Beach is close enough to Austin that some
people move to Sunrise Beach and drive to Austin to work. The drive is a very pretty
one and the traffic is very light.
If you are looking for a place to retire, you will love Sunrise Beach. The
prices of homes are reasonable and you will love the views from many of the homes.
The prices range from $70,000 to the hundreds of thousands. You will find a
links below to Realtors' web pages showing available property.
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