360 Bridge over Lake Austin
Lake Austin is the sixth lake down in the chain of Highland Lakes on the Colorado River in central Texas. The lake starts at the Mansfield Dam and ends at the Tom Miller Dam in the city of Austin.
Bridge over Lake Austin
The Bridge on Hwy 360 which goes over Lake Austin is a good point for launching your boat. It is also a popular gathering point on the lake.
Boating is popular on Lake Austin
Lake Austin has high cliffs in places along the shore of the lake which provide shelter from the wind for the best in boating activities. The cliffs are dotted with expensive homes overlooking the lake.
View from under the bridge.
Planning on bringing your boat to the Highland Lakes?
Clean, Drain and Dry your boat to prevent the spread of zebra mussels and other invasive species.
Services on Lake Austin:
Lake Austin Riverboats
They have two paddleboats, The Commodore and The Commodore's Pup, on Lake Austin for tours, parties and events. The Commodore is the oldest of its kind on the Highland Lakes chain of 6 lakes, having been in service for over 60 years.
Sunshine Machine Boat Tours
They run a charter boat service on Lake Austin near City Park, that takes 1 to 30 passengers on scenic cruises up a beautiful part of the lake.
Ski Shores Waterfront Cafe on Lake Austin
Map of Lake Austin
Map of Lake Austin in Austin, Texas
Austin Web Page