Town Lake Metropolitan Park

Town Lake Metropolitan Park

Address:920 West Riverside Trail
(Auditorium Shores Unit)
Austin, TX 78704

Phone:512-974-6700
Web: www.ci.austin.tx.us/parks/parks.htm
Size: 509 acres.
Location:Along the banks of the Colorado River from the Tom Miller Dam to the Longhorn Dam.
Facilities:Picnic areas, boat ramp, pool, trails (10 miles), amphitheater, sports fields.
Activities:Canoeing, rowing, swimming, hiking, mountain biking, bicycling, baseball, football, soccer, rugby, volleyball.
Special Features:Town Lake Metropolitan Park is comprised of 10 discrete units/branches along the banks of the Colorado Rivers. The Auditorium Shores unit is the most visited of the branches; its terraced amphitheater is the home of the Summer Concert Series and the Austin Symphony Independence Day Concert.

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Country's Third Largest Auto Insurer Teams Up With the Arbor Day Foundation to Plant More Than 400 Large Trees in Urban Parks Across the Country, Including 70 in Austin's Town Lake Metropolitan Park
The tree species being planted in Town Lake Metropolitan Park on October 24 include the Live Oak, Bur Oak, Crape Myrtle and Chinkapin Oak.