Seven Best Sports and Leagues for Adults Near Marble Falls
Jan 5, 2022
The new year is the perfect time to get out and become more active. Each day presents a new opportunity to improve mental and physical health while enjoying this beautiful area of Texas we call home. The community in and around Marble Falls offers numerous adult leagues, sports and other activities to get your body moving in 2022. They’re all close to Gregg Ranch and offer a variety of options whether you fancy yourself as an amateur, pro, or armchair athlete. Check out a few of our favorites below!
Adult Co-ed Kickball, Marble Falls
The Marble Falls Thursday night adult kickball league begins January 26, 2022. Register your team for just $250. All games are played at Johnson Park Ball Field in Marble Falls. Each team is guaranteed six game followed by a single-elimination tournament. This is one of the city’s most popular winter adult sports leagues!
Highland Lakes Sports Complex, Marble Falls
The Highland Lakes Sports Complex in Marble Falls offers programs and activities for the whole family. Be sure to check out their adult beach volleyball league and new programs coming for 2022.
YMCA of the Highland Lakes- Sports Activities, Burnet
The YMCA’s adult sports leagues are a great way to be active and connect with other adult members of the community. The YMCA in Burnet offers co-ed volleyball and basketball. You can pop in for open gym, join a league, or enjoy a variety of adult classes such as Aqua Zumba, Pilates, Boot Camp fitness or SilverSneakers® walking and swimming programs.
Pickleball, Highland Lakes Area
Pickleball is one of the fastest growing sports in the country and has gained popularity in the Highland Lakes area. Not only is it a great workout and fun team game, but most players say it isn’t hard to learn. Check out the Highland Lakes YMCA, Horseshoe Bay Resort and Martin Park to join a league.
Adult Slow Pitch Softball, Marble Falls
Get involved in a men’s or co-ed slow-pitch softball league this May. Sign up through the City of Marble Falls office. The games are played every Wednesday night for eight weeks followed by a playoff tournament. The cost is $300 per team.
Dancing, Marble Falls
Harmony Arts offers adult dance classes throughout the year such as ballet, contemporary, and ballroom. There’s also the Cadillac Dance Hall which offers a true taste of Texas with a BYOB dance hall open the last Saturday of each month. You won’t want to miss your chance to dance with Eddie Shell & The Not Guilties. Quaint buildings, a ranch setting, and locals create an authentic Texas dance experience. Cadillac’s kitchen opens at 6:30 p.m. and the music starts at 7:30 p.m.
Trails, Highland Lakes Area
Marble Falls is home to many scenic trails that meander through the hills and around our plentiful lakes. Whether you’re out for a walk, run, or even a bike ride, be sure to check out some of the routes at Balcones Canyonlands, Inks Lake State Park, Shaffer Bend Recreation Area, and Enchanted Rock State Park. Here’s our top seven nearby hikes.
How do you stay active this time of year and connect with your neighbors? Share any favorite options we may have missed and don’t forget to stretch!
Located in charming Marble Falls, Texas this 240-acre master-planned community is northwest of Austin and is anticipated to be home to approximately 700 single-family and 250 multi-family residences. A central community area with an outdoor pool, ramada, barbeque area, shaded play area and bocce ball and horseshoe pits are planned. Gregg Ranch outdoor amenities will also include 5.5 miles of jogging and biking trails throughout the community, plus a dog park. The community is conveniently located at the intersection of State Highways 281 and 71, and is a short drive to Lake Marble Falls, Lake LBJ and the famed Texas Lake and Hill Country. Visit http://greggranch.com/ to learn more.