Check out these world-class cultural institutions, new independent boutiques, and natural sanctuaries—all within city limits.
Austin’s downtown hike and bike trail—which has loops ranging from 1.5 to 10 miles—rings this central body of water, known locally as Town Lake. Waterfront outfitters also rent canoes, kayaks, and paddleboards.
Texas Rowing Center
1541 West Cesar Chavez, Austin, TX 78703