In the Highland Lakes of Texas
360 Bridge over Lake Austin
Lake Austin is the sixth lake down in
the chain of Highland Lakes on the Colorado River in central Texas. The lake starts
at the Mansfield Dam and ends at the Tom Miller Dam in the city of Austin.
||Bridge over Lake Austin
The Bridge on Hwy 360 which goes over Lake Austin is a good
point for launching your boat. It is also a popular gathering point on the lake.
||Boating is popular on Lake Austin
Lake Austin has high cliffs in places along the shore of the
lake which provide shelter from the wind for the best in boating activities. The
cliffs are dotted with expensive homes overlooking the lake.
View from under the bridge.
Planning on bringing your boat to the
Clean, Drain and Dry your boat to prevent the spread of zebra
mussels and other invasive species.
Services Available on Town lake:
Lake Austin Riverboats
Two paddleboats, The Commodore and The Commodore's
Pup, offer tours, parties and events on
Lake Austin. The Commodore is the oldest of its kind on the Highland Lakes chain of
6 lakes, has been in service for over 60 years.
Sunshine Machine Boat Tours
They run a charter boat service on Lake Austin near City Park, that takes 1 to 30
passengers on scenic cruises up a beautiful part of the lake.
Shores Waterfront Cafe on Lake Austin
Austin Hotel Reservations
Map of Lake Austin
Lake Buchanan | Inks
Lake | Lake LBJ
Map of Lake Austin in Austin, Texas
Lake Marble Falls | Lake Travis | Town Lake