Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail, Austin

4.8
#1 of 89 in Trails in Texas
Hiking Trail · Nature / Park
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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  • Beautiful trail with lots of trees so there is a good amount of shade. I really enjoyed running there in the evening time.  more »
  • My husband and I went for a walk and walked around the lake the Trail is very pretty We could stop and look at the water and just sit and watch all the people canoeing it is just beautiful so...  more »
  • Such a nice trail to bike/walk/run. It’s beautiful and follows the river with stops along the way and a little pull up bar area too. Great way to see a bit of Austin while being outside. You can see.....  more »

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