The county seat of Williamson County, Georgetown is home to the oldest university in Texas, Southwestern University, founded in 1840. Just about 10 miles from Rancho Sienna, Georgetown has a charming downtown listed on the National Register of Historic Places—and thus begins our list.
A new trail that lives up to its name, Big View Trail offers big views of some of the most spectacular Hill Country scenery found in Rancho Sienna. Starting from The Sienna House, this trail meanders through ravines, past dramatic rock outcroppings, and through stands of old live oaks.
Few towns of any size have as many fun associations with their names as Leander. Founded in 1882, Leander was named in honor of Leander “Catfish” Brown, a railroad official responsible for completing the Austin...