It's officially summer weather! We're consistently getting up into the 90-degree temps, and we all know that this is just the beginning to what is sure to be a long, hot summer. Good thing Austin is full of hidden oases throughout the entire city, and we are all about uncovering them. First up is Lost Creek, a sweet spot where you can swim, relax, party like you're still in college or hike around the area.
If you're looking for something fun and different to do with the family, look no further than Lake Travis Zipline Adventures, where you and your family can set sail to a day full of thrills in a gorgeous setting. Lake Travis Zipline Adventures will open for its Spring and Summer season on Friday, March 1. Book now for this unique day of family fun!
This is your guide to figuring out where to camp in Austin. See how far it is, how much it is and what is offered at each campsite.
Go Learning in Austin - Find out details on some of the best nature preserves in Austin like trail descriptions and popular features.
Swimming holes totally rule, check out this hidden gem, Jacob's Well.
It's definitely picnic season! Memorial Day Weekend is a time for getting outdoors with your family and gathering to eat. We've already shared with you where you can get supplies via our Farmers Markets in Austin list and our Butcher Shops and Craft Meat Stores list. You can either grill out yourself at one of these Best Outdoor Grill Spots, or make all the food at home, pack it up and head to one of our top places for a picnic in Austin.
Top 5 camping spots around Austin, all within an hour's drive (mostly). Plus, they are all home to some pretty epic swimming, a good way to beat the Texas heat this summer!