Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail, Austin

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Must see · 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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  • Excellent trail to see the city, hiking, biking, running. Easy dirt trail. Busy with walkers, runners and bikers.  more »
  • We walked over four miles on the trail and really enjoyed the walk. It is necessary to watch for bikers who sometimes come whizzing by without any advance notice, but the beauty of the walk is worth.....  more »

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