Rough Hollow Homes for Sale & Real Estate
Rough Hollow real estate is situated on the shores of Lake Travis, a huge reservoir built on the picturesque and historic Colorado River. It is the largest of a series of seven reservoirs known collectively as the Highland Lakes. It provides the many communities in the area with flood control, water, and electricity. It winds in a snake-like course through Travis County for 65 miles, all the way to the Max Starcke Dam south of Marble Falls. It serves as a mecca for outdoor enthusiasts, offering outstanding swimming, fishing, boating, scuba diving, camping, hiking, and picnicking opportunities.
It’s a favorite recreational destination for urbanites from Austin, just a short drive away. It also is home to the state’s only clothing optional clothing optional beach, Hippie Hollow Park, located on the east end of the reservoir. Because of the natural beauty of the area, the recreational opportunities, and the close proximity to the city of Austin and the the University of Texas, there are many upscale residential communities located around the lake, some of the most desirable in central Texas, with an eclectic mix of single professionals, young families, empty-nesters, and retired couples . A Rough Hollow realtor is a busy person.