Outdoors

The people of central Texas cherish their great outdoors. Biking and hiking are both major activities here. And it’s little wonder with so much natural beauty everywhere you look. Here are some options to help get you out there.

  • Hamilton Pool – Explore this historic natural wonder and swimming hole surrounded by limestone cliffs and native plantings.
  • Bee Cave Central Park – This pleasant green space is home to 50 acres of trails, playgrounds and picnic spots.
  • Bee Cave Sculpture Park – Located in front of the police station, this pretty park boasts both permanent and rotating exhibits.
  • Falconhead West Primitive Park – This mecca for biker and hikers is laced with a network of outdoor trails.
  • Mount Bonnell – At a height of 785 feet, this summit offers the best views of Austin and surroundings. It’s an easy climb from the parking lot.