8 Under-Appreciated State Parks Near Austin You’re Sure To Love

Central Texas bursts with breathtaking views and spectacular hiking trails. Escape into these serene settings and soak up the natural beauty. Sometimes, it pays to get off the beaten path. These are eight under-appreciated state parks near Austin that you’re sure to love.

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/

What’s your favorite state park in Austin?