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Highland is located in San Marcos, Texas which is in the Texas Hill Country. Large beautiful trees line the banks of the San Marcos River. Texas State University is also on the banks of the San Marcos River. The San Marcos River is crystal clear water. On the river, the residents of Highland can go tubing, snorkeling, canoeing, kayaking, swimming, and fishing.
Spring Lake is home to the San Marcos Springs, which once bubbled up from the ground and are now located on the bottom of Spring Lake. The springs are the second largest collection of springs in the state of Texas. The San Marcos Aquarena Center provides tours on glass bottom boats, which allow its riders to see the springs. There are more than 200 springs on the bottom of the lake. The residents of Highland can also tour the Wetlands at the Aquarena by taking a self-guided tour on the Floating Wetlands Boardwalk.
San Marcos has many great parks, and one of them is San Marcos City Park. The park has three miles of jogging trails, some volleyball set-ups, and basketball courts.
Texas State University is in San Marcos, and the sports fans of Highland can enjoy the competitions in football, basketball, volleyball, tennis, golf, and other sporting events, as well.
Shopping is a necessity and a source of entertainment, and San Marcos supplies its residents with some of the best shopping in the state. The San Marcos Outlet Centers is a tourist attraction which features more than 200 name brand stores, including Saks Fifth Avenue and the Pottery Barn Furniture outlet. Shuttles are provided to and from the Outlet Centers.
Downtown San Marcos makes available to all its residents a variety of music, history, and entertainment.