Dripping Springs is well-known as the “Gateway to the Hill Country.” Located just 25 minutes west of Austin, Dripping Springs is home to spectacular natural wonders, historic treasures, unique shopping, eclectic live music venues, a plethora of vineyards, craft breweries and local distilleries and legendary hospitality. With a population of just 4,419, Dripping Springs is ideal for families and young professionals.
What are the hottest attractions in Dripping Springs:
Some treasures include the Dripping Springs Ranch Park, Hamilton Pool Preserve, Pedernales Falls State Park, Westcave Preserve, historic downtown Mercer Street and plenty of libations.
It's also the first city in Texas recognized as an International Dark Sky Community and by the Texas Legislature as the Wedding Capital of Texas . Plus, there's some amazing wineries, breweries and distilleries dotting the beautiful Hill Country.
What about the food:
Start your day with a Cowboy Up breakfast crepe or pop in for a ham and swiss at lunch at Crepe Crazy. Hit Oak Creek Cafe for country cooking including fried catfish, burgers, and cobblers. And don't forget Proof & Cooper - a full bar and grub hub serving up Texas beers, craft cocktails, and elevated picnic fare including our delicious, crispy, and honey-drizzled fried chicken and homemade burgers. Can you say, "YUM!"
Dripping Springs Rankings
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Places with the Best Public Schools in Texas - 25 of 701
Suburbs with the Best Public Schools in Texa - 25 of 413
Best Suburbs to Raise a Family in Texas - 114 of 413
Sold?! Home buyers will be pleased to know that there is plenty of Dripping Springs real estate to go around. With its low crime rate and overall Hill Country vibes, you'll find this beautiful Texas town a breath of fresh air and a complete joy to call home.
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