You Could Spend All Day On This Gorgeous Lake In Austin

It’s hard to believe that Austin’s gorgeous lake, now a centerpiece for the entire city, was once considered one of the biggest eyesores in Texas. Today, you can canoe, kayak, and paddleboard across the 416 acres of clear, pristine water. Ten miles of verdant greenery surrounds this stunning piece of nature, making it a popular destination every time of year. You really could spend all day on this gorgeous lake in Austin.

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: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Lady Bird Lake is a must-visit. You’ll want to cross this off of your Austin nature bucket list immediately.