Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail, Austin

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Complete with 16 km (10 mi) of paths for foot and cycle traffic, Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail offers a scenic circuit in the heart of the city. The trail loops around lake, which was named for Lady Bird Johnson, the former First Lady, who was dedicated to beautifying the lake and creating a recreation area around it. In addition to crushed granite pavement, the trail has sections of boardwalk. Walk, jog, or bike around, or relax on one of the many benches and enjoy the green scenery. Plan to visit Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Austin attractions using our Austin online journey planner .
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  • Excellent experience under the sun. I’ve experienced kayaking but this for sure was one of my best yet. I definitely recommend to visitors can’t leave without giving it a try.  more »
  • We walked the trail for about an hour. It is calming, not at all difficult, and really pretty. We stopped for a coffee at Alma's and rented kayaks there also.  more »
  • And yes, we definitely had to stop by the SRV statue! Make sure you do a nice loop taking in both sides of the lake.  more »

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