Seamlessly blending natural beauty with modern conveniences, there is little wonder why so many regard Alpine as the best place to retire in Texas. Not far from Alpine sits the over 1,200-acre cattle ranch and residential development called Sierra La Rana, where we invite you to discover the land and home of your dreams.
While Sierra La Rana has often been referred to as one of the best places to retire, it is a unique development that caters to men and women of all lifestyles. This gated community puts residents out in the thick of the picturesque terrain of West Texas ranchland, amongst sprawling mountains, rolling hills and lush meadows.
This stunning environment might lend a middle-of-nowhere feel, but Sierra La Rana is anything but, located near the vicinity of Alpine, home to all the conveniences and amenities residents require.
The modern conveniences of Alpine
Alpine garners many votes for best place to live in Texas because it provides a certain ambience, while offering residents with essential amenities.
- Transportation: Alpine is home to the Alpine-Casparis Municipal Airport. While it might not facilitate large commercial airlines, it does offer residents an opportunity to connect with larger airports. Alpine is also home to Amtrak and Greyhound stations.
- Education: Alpine offers secondary education as the home to Sul Ross State University. The institution is part of the Texas State University System.
- Medical assistance: Aside from smaller medical facilities and doctors offices, residents have access to the Big Bend Regional Medical Center for state-of-the-art and reliable medical care. This level of care is just one of the many things that distinguish Alpine as one of the best small cities in Texas.
- Entertainment: From shopping options to bars, restaurants and even the Alpine Cowboys independent baseball team, this small city offers a variety in regards to entertainment options.
Escape city and suburban living
While Alpine and the picturesque ranchland of Sierra La Rana offers residents a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to live among the gorgeous West Texas terrain, it keeps them well within reach of everything they need. It’s truly the best of both worlds — and our residents would quickly agree.
Sierra La Rana facilitates a lifestyle that is perfect for retirees in search of a change of pace. Visit Sierra La Rana and tour the tracts of land we have for sale. We do not implement any pressure tactics; rather, simply want to point out why this is the best place to retire in Texas.