Tanglewood Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Tanglewood is located due west of Texas State University – San Marcos, and it lies in zip code 78666. The boundaries of the neighborhood are Timber Crest to the west, Tanglewood Street and North LBJ Drive to the south, Elm Hill Court to the east, and Oak Ridge Drive to the north.
The neighborhood is made up of single-family homes that are quite close to one another. There are areas in the neighborhood where there are relatively few homes, and these areas are filled with lots of mature, lush trees. The neighborhood is surrounded by a lot of green space and trees.
Fitness enthusiasts will enjoy the range of ways they can work out at the San Marcos Activity Center. The center has all sorts of cardio equipment, including treadmills, elliptical machines, stair steppers, exercise bikes, and a one-eighth-mile indoor walking trail. There is also a pool and weight room, and residents can register for any of the many wellness and fitness classes that are offered at the center.
Golfers will be thrilled to know that the Quail Creek Country Club is nearby. The country club has a pro shop, a swimming pool, lighted tennis courts, and a bistro bar. The bistro bar has three flat screen televisions for club members to enjoy.
The San Marcos Nature Center is a cooperative venture between the city of San Marcos and Texas State University. The center is located at Crook Park at the corner of Interstate 35 and Riverside Drive, which is also the head of the birding trail for the San Marcos River. The Nature Center has indoor animal exhibits and outdoor exhibits of native plants and animals from the area. There are also two ponds and lots of theme gardens at the center.