These 10 Swimming Spots Have The Clearest, Most Pristine Water In Austin

Let’s just get this out in the open: it’s hot. The mercury in our thermometers is reaching for the sky, and sweat is dripping down our faces. Luckily, there are many ways to beat the sweltering summertime temperatures, and these 10 swimming spots are a perfect remedy. These Austin-area pools and swimming holes have the clearest water in the area. Go ahead and do a cannonball off the diving board. Even if you belly-flop, you’re going to have an amazing time cooling off in the pristine water.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

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