Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail, Austin

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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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  • The walkway is as long or short as you choose. The view and overall experience is far better than I would expect in the midst of such a large city. Go at your own pace and enjoy the beauty.  more »
  • No matter what your ability is - this walk is a great way to get out and explore some of the city. It is beautiful along the lake! The path is easy to walk on and you can go as long or as short as.....  more »

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