Plan Ahead: Water Activities

Things to do on the water in Austin

Your guide to things to do on the water in Austin. Nothing makes a glass of wine or cocktail taste better than a celebration after some friendly competition, adventure or anything related to water. You will find anything here from a Stunt Ranch and Zipline to roller skating and pontoon boats.  It’s your trip, do you but we want to make sure you have all the information you need to make this Girl’s Trip the best it can be.

Boat/ Water Sports

Boat Rental

Capitol Cruises Boat rental


Lake Travis Party Barge


Float On-Lake Austin and Lake Travis


VIP Marina Lake Travis


Boat and Jet Ski Rentals

Swimming Holes


Swimming holes
Deep Eddy Pool

Blue Hole

Jacobs Well

Pace Bend Park

Windy Point Park:

Top 37 swimming holes in Austin, courtesy of Austin Local dot com:

Lake Travis:

Mansfield Park

Tom Huges Park

Bob Wentz Point

Dink Pearson Park

Pace Bend Park


Canyon Lake

Lake Travis


Lake Georgetown


Public Pools Austin-The Full list-open/close info

Big Stacy Neighborhood Pool

Parque Zaragoza Neighborhood Pool

Martin Neighborhood pool-temporarily closed

West Austin Neighborhood Pool

Govalle neighborhood pool



Deep Eddy

Barton Springs


Equipment Rental

Kayak/Paddle Board Rentals


Paddle Shack


The Expedition School


LIve Love Paddle


The Rowing Dock


Embed Yourself in East Austin

This newly renovated bungalow is located in East Austin neighborhood