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Zilker Metropolitan Park, Austin

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Near Lady Bird Lake and Barton Springs Pool, Zilker Metropolitan Park is a hub of outdoor recreation. Cycling and hiking trails take visitors around Lady Bird Lake and through the 142 hectares (350 acres) of surrounding woodland and lawns. The large urban park hosts sporting events, such as soccer, volleyball, and polo, as well as concerts, such as an annual music festival. Consider a visit to the Zilker HIllside Theater or the Nature Center for indoor activities. To rest your feet after a day of exercise, take a ride on the Zilker Zephyr, a miniature train that tours the attraction. Use our Austin online driving holiday planner to add Zilker Metropolitan Park and other attractions to your Austin vacation plans.
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  • What a great space for a beautiful day! We played disc golf at a nice, and busy, course. We checked out Barton Springs. Unable to test the waters because it was closed for spring cleaning. A great... 
    What a great space for a beautiful day! We played disc golf at a nice, and busy, course. We checked out Barton Springs. Unable to test the waters because it was closed for spring cleaning. A great...  more »
  • Beautiful water and trees, boat rentals available nearby. Such a fun time with the hubby and the kids. 10/10 recommend 
    Beautiful water and trees, boat rentals available nearby. Such a fun time with the hubby and the kids. 10/10 recommend  more »

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