Barton Springs Pool
Trains on the Zilker Zephyr miniature railroad make the 25-minute, 2-mile ride along Barton Creek and Town Lake year-round. They leave...
Zilker Park Boat Rentals
This outfit rents 17ft canoes and open-deck ocean kayaks. It also has maps and will describe the best routes. The price includes paddles...
This 350-acre park is a slice of green heaven, lined with hiking and biking trails. The park also provides access to the famed Barton...
This is a good place to nurse a hangover or just chill with a cigarette on the back porch.
Shady Grove Restaurant
'Do you want inside or out?' Really, what kind of question is that? We came for the shady patio, like everyone else. Outdoors under the...
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Lonely Planet review
Hot? Not for long. Even when the temperature hits 100, you'll be shivering in a jiff after you jump into this icy-cold natural-spring pool. Draped with century-old pecan trees, the area around the pool is a social scene in itself, and the place gets packed on hot summer days.