Kids and Families Who Play and Explore in Nature are Healthier, Happier and Smarter
Watch a hurricane of birds as hundreds of thousands of Purple Martins “swirl” into their roosting site each evening. It’s better than the bats! Binoculars are optional. Lawn chairs, cameras, and hats or umbrellas are highly recommended! Purple Martins have a major roosting site in Austin, origina
Barton Springs Pool is the classic Austin swimming hole. This natural pool is 3 acres in size and fed by an underground spring which keeps the water temperature at a chilly 68-70 degrees year round. The pool is open 5am-10pm daily with free hours from 5-8am and 9-10pm. During the other times...
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