What is the most popular park in Austin? 1. Zilker Park. Located in the heart of Austin with 351 acres along the banks of Lady Bird Lake, Zilker Park is the place that captures the spirit of the city.
How many parks does Austin Texas have? The city currently has about 17,000 acres of parkland spread over about 300 parks.
Does Austin have parks? These are the best places for groups seeking nature & parks in Austin: Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail. Zilker Metropolitan Park. Mayfield Park.
What is the largest park in Austin? Walter E. Long is the largest park in the city — you could fit 12 Zilker Parks within it — and it includes the Travis County Expo Center, a nature preserve, a wildlife sanctuary and the approximately 1,200-acre Lake Long (often referred to as Decker Lake), a popular fishing spot.