Find Out More About Austin
Whether you're a visitor or a long time resident, Austin probably has more treasures than you know about. Austin Explorer is your way of discovering more about the city as you get outside of your stuffy home or office and into the fresh air.
Most of the holes consist of simple characters that provide some obstacle to getting the ball where you want it to go. [Peter Pan Golf]
Pedernales Falls - 4-Mile Loop -
Wade across a creek to hike this trail that most visitors to Pedernales Falls never bother with.
Lundberg Bakery -
This building on Congress no longer creates baked goods, but still provides treats for the citizens of Austin.
Longview Cemetery -
Tiny Longview Cemetery is fenced in and boxed out from an adjacent basketball court in Longview Park in south Austin.
Treasure Hunting With Your Kids -
Getting kids moving and outdoors can be a challenge sometimes. The lure of hidden treasure may be just the key to getting them off the couch. DadLabs.com provides a brief, but thorough, video introduction to Geocaching.
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60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: San Antonio and Austin: Includes the Hill Country
Tom Taylor, Johnny Molloy
List Price: $16.95
Our price: $3.88
This practical guide takes readers to the best trails found in the Texas Hill Country, all within easy reach of San Antonio and Austin. Destinations include secluded, low-traffic areas for quiet hikes as well more popular and heavily used paths. The former LBJ Ranch, the Guadalupe River, the Highland Lakes Chain, and the Lost Pines area are a few of the spectacular treks featured.