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Lake Austin

Lake Austin - Austin, Texas
Lake Austin
Off Coldwater Canyon Drive, Austin, TX 78746Map
Bunny Run
+1 512 478 0098 (Tourist Information)
Neighborhood: North Austin
Overview

A reservoir in the Colorado River, Lake Austin is an ideal recreation spot. When the Tom Miller Dam was constructed in 1939, this reservoir was created. Though it serves a practical purpose like generation of electricity and flood control, it is also a popular attraction in the city. You will find many restaurants nearby, and the park, along its banks, offers fun activities such as canoeing. Lake Austin works for those who just feel like taking a walk, those who are looking to get their exercise for the day, those who feel like chatting with others, or just those who want a bit of peace.

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  • Type: Beaches/Bodies of Water, Sports and the Outdoors
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