LEISURE AND RECREATION
Up, up and away, in your beautiful
balloon! The Central Texas Ballooning
Association keeps an up-to-date list of
members with commercial hot air balloon
certificates ready, willing, and able to
take you soaring aloft.
Inner Space Cavern
I- 35, Exit 259
Beauty is more than surface deep, and
nowhere could that be truer than
Georgetown’s Inner Space Cavern. This
living cavern is estimated to be over 100
million years old and continues to grow
Just For Fun
Emerald Point Marina
5973 Hiline Rd.
Since 1987, Austinites have logged more
than one-half million boating hours on
Central Texas lakes thanks to Just For Fun, the
watercraft rental company. Fun in the sun
and enjoying the lake lifestyle may be yours
for a few hours or a getaway weekend on
one of the rental boats offered by Just For
Fun. From late model Waverunners, ski
boats, pontoon boats and even party
barges for up to 70 people, Just For Fun has
been helping to keep things cool in the
summertime. Just For Fun also specializes in
weekend houseboat rentals from their
original location at Emerald Point Marina,
and features the largest selection of luxury
houseboats on Lake Travis. Most Just For Fun
houseboats come equipped with
waterslides, hot tubs and queen sized beds.
Another Just For Fun location is set to open in
the near future at the Lake Travis Marina.
plant botanical garden features beautiful
terraces, arbors, courtyards and meadows.
Enjoy the observation tower, visitor’s
gallery, café, gift store and nature trails.
Lady Bird Lake
Town Lake offers Austinites a number of
ways to get out and enjoy Mother Nature
right in the heart of downtown-by canoeing,
kayaking the waterway or biking, running
or walking around the path.
Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower
4801 LaCrosse Ave.
A veritable garden of delights, this native
Lake Austin Spa Resort
1755 S. Quinlan Park Rd.
Need a little pampering? Look no further
than Lake Austin Spa Resort, where you can
find the rest and relaxation you seek. In
addition to their variety of spa services,
Lake Austin Spa Resort also offers programs
on many different topics, including health,
gardening, cooking classes, and nutrition.
Lake Travis and Lakeway Marina
103A Lakeway Dr.
The largest and longest lake in the Highland
Lakes chain, Lake Travis is popular with
boating and fishing enthusiasts. Of special
note is Lakeway Marina, one of the larger
marinas on the lake, which offers permanent
or daily slips, and has a full service repair
facility. Don’t own a boat but want to enjoy
a day on the lake? They also offer boat and
wave-runner rentals, fishing guides and
sunset cruises, as well as private charter
boats for entertaining, corporate outings,
and other events.
LBJ Yacht Club & Marina
200 S. Wirtz Dam Road
(Located off FM 2147 next to