Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail, Austin

4.8
#1 of 100 in Trails in Texas
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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  • Great trail for running and biking, for human and dogs LOL! plenty of shades, water dispensers and restrooms. Unpaved so it's soft on the knees. Nice scenes along the trail too.  more »
  • Loved our stroll along the boardwalk this morning! Will never miss a visit here on any future trips to Austin. Bike. Run. Stroll. Dogs. Kids. Couples. Beautiful!  more »
  • Only had one day in Austin, Lady Bird Lake Boardwalk Trail was nice to walk and get a tiny view of the city skyline, but on a nicer day, would not have been able to get near this because of minimal cl...  more »
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