The Legends of Golf Tournament, which
then became the Senior PGA Tour.
Onion Creek’s clubhouse also has
outstanding amenities, including a junior
Olympic-sized swimming pool, a 24-hour
fitness center, and a 33,000 square foot
clubhouse. Home prices here range from
$150,000 for condominiums to more
than $600,000 for a home on the golf
Tucked away in Northwest Austin along
the shores of Lake Austin, River Place is
both a waterfront community and a
country club community. It’s also a family
community offering such amenities as
parks, tennis courts, hiking trails, soccer
fields, play grounds, a private country
club, lake access and several scenic
Located in the highly acclaimed Leander
Independent School District, the community
is served by River Place Elementary, and the
recently opened Four Points Middle School
and Vandegrift High School, both just
minutes from the community entrance off FM
2222. Residents of River Place love that it is
an established neighborhood and offers
something for everyone. The community feel
of the neighborhood is obvious as you see
residents walking, jogging, hiking on nature
trails, at the parks with families or taking
part in community activities throughout the
River Place also offers easy access to
major roads, shopping, Lake Travis, and
Lake Austin. Add in its northwest Austin
location with its rolling hills, and the
beauty of the area is simply hard to beat.
Community activities for the kids include
“Dads in the ‘Hood,” ice cream socials,
BBQs, kid’s parades, Easter egg hunts,
Halloween parties and much more.
River Place is also home to the River Place
Country Club, a private club nestled in
the heart of the Hill Country.
Memberships at River Place Country Club
offer such amenities as golf, tennis, state
of the art fitness facilities, swimming,
dining and social events. Golf lovers will
be in awe playing the championship 18-
hole, Tom Kite-designed signature golf
course. Conveniently located within River
Place, residents can take advantage of
the amenities it offers, meet friends, and
benefit from the convenience of being
minutes from home.
Living in River Place is about a lifestyle.
For residents wanting a smaller
established neighborhood feel, River
Place is one neighborhood to consider.
With more than 1, 100 residences and
homes ranging from garden homes to
lakefront property and home prices that
range from $300,000 to more than $5
million, there is quite a variety.
Submitted by Rich and Sharon Walker,
Keller Williams Realty