Westcave is located in southwest Travis County, approximately 45 minutes from downtown Austin.

From Austin: Travel west on Highway 71 to the village of Bee Caves. Turn left at Ranch Road 3238 locally known as Hamilton Pool Road. Travel 14 miles on Hamilton Pool Road to the Pedernales River. Westcave Preserve is the first gate on your right after crossing the river.

From Areas West of Westcave: Take Highway 281 to the village of Round Mountain. In Round Mountain, turn east on Ranch Road 962. Travel 17 miles on Ranch Road 962. The gate to Westcave Preserve will be on your left. (Note: To remain on Ranch Road 962, veer left at the y-intersection after Cypress Creek).

From Dripping Springs and Wimberley: Travel north on RR 12 until it ends at Hamilton Pool Road. Turn left on Hamilton Pool Road and proceed approximately 6 miles to Westcave. Just before you reach the Preserve entrance, you will cross the Pedernales River. Proceed up the hill and enter to your right.

Westcave Preserve

Phone: (830) 825-3442


24814 Hamilton Pool Rd.
Round Mountain, TX 78663