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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  • We enjoyed walking around the trail on a Saturday morning. All kinds of people and pets on the trail. We did about 5 miles on the trail. Great way to burn off some of those TexMex calories.  more »
  • The trail is one of the citiy’s great gifts to the residents and visitors alike. One gets to see how and why Austin is such a healthy, outside living place. The river ( lake), the massive field, and t...  more »
  • Town Lake or Ladybird Lake! Need some nature and a little exercise to lift your spirits? This should do it! Walk the trails then hit up a restaurant on Barton Springs Rd for a cool down! Grab a bottle...  more »

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