This Gorgeous Landmark Has The Best Views of In All of Austin

Rising 775 feet above sea level sits a mountain that is truly jaw-dropping. Mount Bonnell, also known as Covert Park, sits above the Lake Austin portion of the Colorado River. This stunning overlook has a rich history that’s surrounded in fascinating folklore, but it’s the views that draw people in. It’s no wonder so many Austinites flock to this serene setting. See for yourself at Mount Bonnell. This gorgeous landmark has the best views in all of Austin.

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You’ll take some amazing photographs at this Austin landmark. For more picturesque places, visit the 20 most photogenic spots in Austin.