Calendar

Jan
4
Sat
HCN Newd Years Party!
Jan 4 @ 4:00 pm – 9:30 pm

We will have our annual Newd Years Party

Saturday January 4th at 4:00 pm. Dinner about 6 pm and a new years toast about 7:30 or 8pm. Check your email for details!

Bring an extra towel for the hot tub and sauna!

Get your New Year’s Resolutions Ready!

Happy Newd Years!

More info to come in your eMail inbox!

Jan
18
Sat
AANR-SW Midwinter Meeting
Jan 18 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

The AANR-SW midwinter meeting is being held at Star Ranch on Saturday January 18th starting at 9 am.

 

This is the annual budgetary meeting. Any and all AANR members are welcome to attend and listen to the proceedings. It may not seem like the most exciting thing, but it does give you a glimpse at the inner working of your region officers.

Plus you can go into the warm pool, or hot tub!

Jan
25
Sat
HCN Nude Bowling Night
Jan 25 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Nude Bowling Now Twice a Year!!!

Bowling Graphic

HCN is very excited to announce that we are having another nude bowling night.

January 25th 2020 is the date and 6 pm is the time.

There is room for 60 people only for this event due to room constraints.

An email will be coming out with the details.

This will be like the boat party in that we will have a registration form for people to fill out.

The cost is $25. It will be B.Y.O.B. and so it is for those 21 and older.

The cost includes the rental of the lanes and dinner.

Be on the lookout in your email for more details about this great event.

Feb
2
Sun
Superbowl Party
Feb 2 @ 3:30 pm – 9:30 pm

The teams in this years superbowl are the San Francisco 49rs vs. The Kansas City Chiefs!

HCN is having its popular Superbowl Party!

Sunday February 4th you will find us gathering for a little football watching.

 

This will be in North Austin

TV’s will be showing the game. This is a potluck event, so please bring something to share.

Keep an eye out for more information. We may even have a hot tub!

Feb
29
Sat
Karaoke/Lip Synch Night!
Feb 29 @ 6:00 pm – 11:30 pm

You have no fear of being nude, but how well can you sing or Lip Synch?

 

HCN is having a Karaoke and Lip Synch Music Night Saturday February 29th. HCN will provide the tunes and the sound system, we just need some singers or at least some people who can fake it!!

 

This is a potluck event so break out your munchies and belt out a song!

 

More info to come!

Mar
14
Sat
Game Night
Mar 14 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm

HCN is having a games night!

There will be card games, board games, dice games and more!

You can also bring any game you wish to play.

 

This is a potluck event.

 

More info in your email!

Murder Mystery Night
Mar 14 @ 5:30 pm – 10:30 pm

A murder has been committed, and you are one of the suspects. You have some clues to find and to give to help solve this case. Game could last a couple hours or more.

 

This event is in south Austin.

More details in your email soon.

May
29
Sat
Memorial Day Activities at Star Ranch @ Star Ranch
May 29 @ 9:00 am – May 30 @ 9:00 pm

Star Ranch is a wonderful family nudist resort in McDade, Texas.

Each year they host a variety of fun games and tournaments with great prizes like towels and such.

Since the Hill Country Nudists is a travel club, we thought you might like to head out to Star Ranch for some fun and games.

Call ahead to see if there are any restrictions due to COVID.

Saturday May 29

8:30 – 10:00 AM – Breakfast at The Nekkid Parrot. Select from Menu items for your Saturday/Sunday poolside breakfast with friends. Masks or Social Distancing are recommended.

Pickleball Court : open for games

11 AM – 7 PM – Concessions available poolside

9 AM – Petanque Tournament

10 AM – Indoor Games in Tara Hall

11:45 AM- Indianapolis 500 Watch Party

12 PM – Water Volleyball

1 PM – Super Soaker battle

2 PM – Indoor Games in Tara Hall

3 PM – Washers Tournament

7 PM – Sand Volleyball

8 PM – Dance @ the pool

Sunday May 30

8:30 – 10:00 AM – Breakfast at The Nekkid Parrot. Select from Menu items for your Saturday/Sunday poolside breakfast with friends. Masks or Social Distancing are recommended.

Pickleball Court : open for games

11 AM – 7 PM – Concessions avail poolside.

9 AM – Petanque Tournament

10 AM – Indoor Games in Tara Hall

12 PM – Water Volleyball

1 PM – Super Soaker battle

2 PM – Indoor Games in Tara Hall

3 PM – Washers Tournament

8 PM – Dance @ the pool

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Head to www.starranch.net for the latest.

 

So if you stay for a day or for the weekend we hope to see you out at Star Ranch for Memorial Day Weekend.

 

Jun
12
Sat
Her Royal Majesty’s Birthday Backyard Party
Jun 12 @ 2:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The Queen celebrates her birthday in royal fashion.

Today is her ceremonial celebration and you are invited to don nothing but your finest British accent for this back yard party.

There will also be a hot tub (well, warm tub) to take a dip in and our host will whip up something special on the grill!

COVID -19 Requirements:

Host requires proof of vaccination from all guests. A photo copy is fine.

 

More info in your inbox later!

Jun
18
Fri
AANR-SW Convention at Star Ranch @ Star Ranch
Jun 18 @ 9:00 am – Jun 20 @ 5:00 pm

The 2021 Summer Convention and meeting of the American Association of Nude Recreation Southwest Region is being held at Star Ranch.

 

There are lots of opportunities for fun and games and relaxing in the pool.

 

This is one of the big yearly events that you don’t want to miss.

 

There are also spots open on the Board that need filling, please join the meeting on Friday starting at 9 am.

 

 

Jun
26
Sat
World Naked Gardening Day – Belated and Pool Party
Jun 26 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

We are excited to bring you the first pool party of the year!

Ronny and Anita have a new pool and they need some folks to help test the waters…literally!

Ronny may recruit some folks to help out in the garden as well, and perhaps you can chat with the chickens.

The number of people will be limited at this event.

COVID-19 Vaccinations required.

More info will be in an upcoming e-mail.

Jul
3
Sat
Pool Party – Independence Day Style
Jul 3 @ 2:00 pm – 11:00 pm

HCN is having a pool party on Saturday July 3rd south of Austin!

Getting ready for Nude Recreation Week, we will have a great time as we beat the heat in a cool pool!

Be on the look out in your email for details.

Jul
17
Sat
Summer Cookout and Outdoor Games
Jul 17 @ 5:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Summer is always hot, but that does not mean we can’t enjoy an evening of burgers and dogs and whatever else you may want grilled up!

 

Mitch is firing up the grill and opening his home and now NUDE FRIENDLY BACK YARD for this summer potluck dinner.

 

Come on by starting at 5pm

 

If burgers and dogs are not your thing, bring up something else to grill; veggies, fajitas small furry woodland creatures or whatever 😉

More info to come in your email soon!

Aug
11
Wed
AANR National Convention – Star Ranch**Updated info**
Aug 11 @ 9:00 am – Aug 15 @ 5:00 pm

The American Association for Nude Recreation National Convention is at Star Ranch this year and it will be epic!

Fresh off the heels of the Regional Convention, Star Ranch will keep things going this August for a great event that is not to be missed!

Loads of games, tons of food, great folks to meet and prizes galore!

Check out the Star Ranch website as the event draws closer to get more info.

Star Ranch Calendar

New Info!!!

Star Ranch Office number is 512-273-2257.

FOOD – Our food team has arranged for a variety of different cuisines each day during the convention. Breakfast will be served every day poolside at the Nekkid Parrot Café (except the Premier Breakfasts). Lunch and dinner will be either catered or provided by food truck vendors, depending on the day.  Please let the office know if you have any special dietary needs.

ENTERTAINMENT – Being so close to Austin, you would think this would be a snap. Unfortunately, the pandemic was not kind to the music industry. Bands we used to book are either gone or have doubled their price. We have managed to secure music for each night of your visit, including a couple of local performers, a live band on Friday night and two of our best DJs.  We hope you enjoy it.

REGISTRATION – Please make sure that we know you are coming, even if you are not staying on the property. Our Hospitality Team is preparing a welcome for you, but it won’t be ready if we don’t know when you are arriving. Please call the office if you haven’t already.

LODGING – We have no more hall rooms or cabins available. We do, however, have plenty of RV spaces (mostly 30amp). Please call the office if you wish to be put on our waitlist. The nearest town is Elgin – 12 miles or 16 minutes away. We only recommend the Holiday Inn Express & Suites (newly renovated). Their phone number is 512-285-3900. We will provide FREE shuttle service, once in the morning and once at night.

GOLF CARTS – We have arranged with a local supplier to provide a golf cart rental during your stay for $300/week. No daily rentals, since these are brought in from another nearby city. Please call the office to arrange your rental.

ACTIVITIES – The Council has planned LOTS of fun for you. Water volleyball, petanque, washers, pickleball, indoor games, yoga, biking, etc. have all been planned for your enjoyment. You might even win a towel!

OPENING RECEPTION – Please join me and my wife, Jennifer, at our home – Big Red – Tuesday evening beginning at 5PM.  Our local vineyard is serving up a few of their special vintages, along with some appetizers from the Food Team.

VENDORS – Not sure yet, but we should have a number of local artisans offering jewelry, clothing, leatherwork, stained glass and other items of interest. Be sure to leave some room in your suitcase to carry a few things back from Texas.

VINYL DAYZ – We will be playing one side of your favorite LP album at the Pool on Friday and Saturday. Bring your favorite album along for the ride…

Aug
28
Sat
Hippie Hollow Day at the Lake @ Hippie Hollow
Aug 28 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

 HIPPIE HOLLOW DAY AT THE LAKE

 

Join HCN friends for a lakeside party. Feel free to arrive whenever you wish, but just to give an official start time, we will say 9 am(ish).

There is currently an $8 per person gate fee. It is no longer per car.

The total number of visitors may be limited due to COVID restrictions.

This is just a fun time at the lake. We will settle in our usual spot near the second bathroom, just look for the HCN flag!

Be sure to bring sunscreen and a towel or two and any snacks or drinks you want and perhaps a chair.

***Zebra Mussels have been found at Hippie Hollow so it is recommended that one wear water shoes or regular shoes when entering the water to prevent cuts. Trust me, they are there!***

The following are prohibited:

  • Camping
  • Fireworks
  • Glass containers
  • Ground fires
  • Lewd behavior
  • Pets
  • Public display of consumption of alcohol
  • Tobacco products

The park charges

Day Use (18 years and older ONLY) $8 per Person
Day Use for Seniors (62 years and older) $3 per Person
Day Use for Disabled Veteran (50%+ disabled) No Charge

Feel free to invite your friends along to join us for this Summer fun!

Sep
11
Sat
2021 Boat Party-Cancelled
Sep 11 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm

Due to numerous factors, the 2021 Boat Party has been cancelled.

Sep
18
Sat
2021 Nude 5K Racing Series
Sep 18 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Hey all you runners out there!

AANR-SW continues with the popular Nude Racing Series. Open to the public, this unique, family-oriented, clothes-optional event is a series of 5K cross-country races hosted by nudist clubs throughout the Southwest Region.

While competitive enough for many serious runners to compete for points and awards, there are scores who choose to participate just for the sheer fun of it. This year five AANR-SW clubs will be hosting a series five races.

Competing in the Nude Racing Series, runners will accumulate points at race they complete. Runners compete in age and gender categories and must finish at least half the scheduled races to be eligible for Series awards.

Series points are earned based on each racer’s finish time. At the end of the season, the points from each runner’s three best races are totaled, and Nude Racing Series awards awarded to the highest point totals in each category.

 

***Due to the COVID-19 outbreak a number of races are being rescheduled. We try to have the up to date info, but check with each resort to find out for sure.

 

Remaining Schedule:

 

 

April 10, 2021 – 1 PM 

Sahnoans at Star Ranch

McDade, Texas

(512) 273-2257

 

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April 24, 2021 – 1 PM

Wildwood Naturist’s Resort

“5K Sun Run”

Decatur, Texas

(940) 627-2280

Wildwood Race Info

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May 8, 2021

Oaklake Trails

“Run, Walk, Crawl 5K”

Depew, Oklahoma

(918) 324-5999

 

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September 18, 2021 – 1 PM

Bluebonnet Nudist Park

“Bare As You Dare”

Alvord, TX

(940) 627-2313

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October 9, 2021 – 1 PM

Sahnoans at Star Ranch

“Chilly Cheeks 5K”

McDade, Texas

(512) 273-2257

 

Oct
30
Sat
Halloween Party
Oct 30 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm

One of the most interesting and fun HCN events we have!

Being Halloween, it is of course a costumed event; being nudists, makes it a bit more challenging!

So put your thinking caps on and come up with a great costume idea. Prizes for best costume will be awarded!

This will be a potluck dinner. So make or bring a dish to share.

 

The event will be starting about at 5 pm and going till 10 pm.

Keep an eye on your email for more information!

 

 

Nov
27
Sat
Jackbox Game Nite – Via Zoom Meetings
Nov 27 @ 6:00 pm – 10:30 pm

Mitch has downloaded more of the hilarious and fun Jackbox Games.

This event is being opened to the entire AANR-Southwest Region for a huge (maybe) event.

Saturday November 27th starting about 6:00 pm we will gather on Zoom Meetings and the game will start at 6:30 pm.

You only have to have food and drink for yourself!

This event will be over Zoom Meetings.

 

More details in your email!

Dec
11
Sat
Holiday Party
Dec 11 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

HCN Holiday Party!

This years Holiday Party will be on Saturday December 14th starting at 5:30pm

Yes, are looking to get reservations for a private room where we can hold our annual nude Holiday Party and White Elephant Gift Exchange.

This will NOT be a potluck dinner,  but you will still need your trusty towel.

We will have our ever popular White Elephant Gift Exchange

 

More info will be in your e-Mail inbox.