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Really nice park! We brought our dog here and were surprised and happy to see so much open space! I came in January and found views of Colorado River beautiful. A nice relaxing break from the city of Austin. I’d come back for sure :)
I enjoyed the walk very much at the Zilker Park. The scenery along the river is so beautiful that I went home and painted one of the photo I took there.
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Well worth a visit around Christmas time. A tip though: don't pre-pay! We went on a whim and when we saw the line, we almost left until we realized that the line was for people who had paid already. For people without pre-paying, there was...More
Zilker Park was a wonderful place to walk. We walked for hours with plenty of benches to stop and rest. There were families, dogs and bicycles. Everyone was enjoying the space and trail. Beautiful park and lovely time.
We visited Zilker Park for the Trail of Lights at Christmastime. It was beautiful and was highlighted by the Austin skyline behind it!
Parking is always a challenge at Zilker and we had to walk quite a way to get to the park.