Hill Country Sunset

The Lakes and Hills of the Highland Lakes, in the heart of the Central Texas Hill Country, is the ideal destination for a day, a weekend, or a lifetime.  Adventure, recreation, fun in the sun and hill country hospitality await you in every Highland Lakes community.   We invite you to come enjoy Lake Buchanan, Inks Lake, Lake LBJ, Lake Marble Falls, the Colorado River, the Llano River, hundreds of things to do, places to shop, eat and sleep.   With over 1,800 square miles of lakes and hills, the Highland Lakes region is one of the largest playgrounds in Texas.



Lake Buchanan/Inks Lake Chamber of Commerce

View the Highland Lakes & Texas Hill Country Tourism Guide Book

MegaIQ Website Architects

Eagle Eye Observatory - Located at Canyon of the Eagles Resort - Operated by the Austin Astronomical Society

Escape to the stars with the help of Eagle Eye's high-tech telescopes. The 16-inch Ealing "Educator" Cassegrain Telescope offers research-quality views of the moon and distant stars, while the 12.5-inch Newtonian telescope offers a vibrant eye on the night sky.  Open on Tuesday, Friday and Sunday nights (weather permitting).

Ealing Educator Scope

For more information about the observatory and its operations, visit the Austin Astronomical Society

Harlan Smith Scope


Located at:

Canyon of the Eagles Resort

Directions to the Canyon of the Eagles

Take Hwy 29 from Burnet to RR2341
Turn right on RR2341 go 15 miles to park entrance
Turn left  head straight to park store



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