Zilker Park

06-17-2019 -- Frisbee enthusiasts play a game on the the Great Lawn at Zilker Park. Photo © Alberto Martinez

ZILKER PARK 2100 Barton Springs Rd., Austin, TX 78704 Visitor’s Information Hours: 5 AM – 10 PM daily Fees: Park greenspace and Nature & Science Center — Free Umlauf Sculpture Garden — Children (0- 12) Free; Adults $5; Seniors (60+) $3 Zilker Botanical Gardens — Children under 2 Free; Children (3-12) and 62+ $1; Adult…

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Wild Basin Wilderness Preserve

06-17-2019 -- The view from one the trails at Wild Basin. Photo © Alberto Martinez

WILD BASIN WILDERNESS PRESERVE 805 North Capital of Texas Hwy., Austin, TX 78746 Visitors Information Hours: Trails open sunrise to sunset daily; visitor center open Mon-Fri 9 AM – 4 PM Fees: Free Parking: Parking lot on-site. Rules: No pets, bikes, or picnics. Everything is protected on the preserve — leave all plants, animals, rocks…

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Red Bud Isle & LCRA Redbud Center

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RED BUD ISLE & LCRA REDBUD CENTER Red Bud Isle: 3401 Redbud Trail, Austin, TX 78746 LCRA: 3601 Lake Austin Blvd., Austin, TX 78703 LCRA Redbud Center Hours: 6 AM – 5 PM Mon-Fri except holidays and emergencies Fees: Free Parking: Parking lot on site. Rules: Pack it in, Pack it out. No littering, glass…

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Meadows Center for Water and the Environment

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MEADOWS CENTER FOR WATER AND THE ENVIRONMENT 201 San Marcos Springs Dr., San Marcos, TX 78666 Visitor’s Information Hours: 9:30 AM – 5 PM daily Fees: Glass-bottom Boat Tours (30 min) Children 2 and under Free; Children (3-12) $6; Adults: $9.75; Seniors (65+) $8.00; Children (3-12): $6.00, 2 and Under FREE, Texas State University Faculty,…

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Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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LADY BIRD JOHNSON WILDFLOWER CENTER 4801 La Crosse Ave., Austin, TX 78739 Visitor’s Information Hours: 9 AM – 5 PM daily Fees: Members Free, Adults $12, Seniors (65+yrs) $10, Youth (5-17yrs) $6, Non-UT Students (with ID) $10, Children (0-4yrs) Free, UT Austin student and staff- Free Parking: Wildflower Center parking lot, additional parking along La…

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Barton Springs Pool

Barton Springs Photo Courtesy of Barton Springs Conservancy & Jennifer Ramos

BARTON SPRINGS POOL 2201 Barton Springs Rd, Austin, Tx 78746 Visitor’s Information Hours: 5 AM – 10 PM daily, closed Thursdays 9 AM – 7 PM Fees: Admission ranges from $2 (child resident) to $9 (adult nonresident) Parking: $5 per car Rules: No pets. Drinks must be in a plastic reusable container with twist-top lid.…

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