Recreation

Dick Nicholas Park

Park in southwest Austin for recreation of all kinds (volleyball, basketball, soccer, frisbee and more) — easy to find and free parking!

Auditorium Shores

Urban park located on Town Lake. (Note: may have to find and pay hourly parking if free spots are taken — it will be busy!)

Texas Capitol

Explore the capitol building and seat of government of Texas, located downtown. Price: Free!

360 Bridge

A through-arch bridge across Lake Austin which connects the northern and southern sections of the Loop 360, also known as the Pennybacker Bridge.

Mount Bonnell

Mount Bonnell, also known as Covert Park, is a prominent point alongside the Lake Austin portion of the Colorado River in Austin, Texas. It has been a popular tourist destination since the 1850s. The mount provides a vista for viewing the city of Austin, Lake Austin, and the surrounding hills.