Will Taylor

Will Taylor

Austinite for 29 years, owner and publisher of LakeTravis.com, street photographer, cyclist and amateur mountaineer. Splits time between homes in Austin and Crested Butte, Colorado.

Need a boat on Lake Travis ? Here is our list of the best Lake Travis boat rentals. Over 30 different boat rental facilities operate to rent a boat on Lake Travis. Considered the “Crown Jewel” of Central Texas’ Highland Lakes, Lake Travis is THE destination for Texas freshwater fun in the sun. From stand-up…

Austin’s Lake Travis is the most visited freshwater lake in the state of Texas. It’s a mecca for water sports, lakeside dining and live music. Check out our best Lake Travis lakeside restaurants. All have great lake views, most are accessible by boat. Take the challenge. Fire up your boat and do the Lake Travis…

Lake Travis is considered one of the best sailing lakes in the state. Beautiful clear water, over 20 full service marinas and a steady breeze makes this Texas’ freshwater sailing mecca. Here are the best Lake Travis sailboat rental and sailboat charter operators. sailATX sailATX is a Sailboat Charter Service located at Sail & Ski…

It’s that time of year. Here are the Best Lake Travis Holiday events on and around the lake. Lakeway Holiday Trail of Lights One of Lakeway’s most cherished traditions is the Trail of Lights! Although there will be no in-person event marking opening weekend this year, the trail will be shining brightly each night with…

Austin has become a craft brewery mecca with some of the best national award-winning breweries right here. Beer in Austin is an institution like barbecue, and breakfast tacos. The sheer volume of craft brew choices at the local grocer isle makes local beer picking as challenging as your Netflix choice. Fortunately some of those great…

One of the fastest growing entertainment hubs on Lake Travis is the westside community of Spicewood/Briarcliff. The growth along Hwy 71 north of Hamilton Pool Rd. is incredible and supplying that growth with good eats are some great dining choices. Here is our guide to the Best Restaurants in Spicewood. Angel’s Icehouse Angel’s Icehouse is…

Lake Travis is Texas’ most visited freshwater lake. Visitors from all over the US make the pilgrimage to Lake Travis for it’s many on the water amenities. The lake’s crystal clear cool blue waters and surrounding beautiful hill country attract visitor from near & far. From boating, on-the-water restaurants, waterparks and one of the nations…

Here is our list of the best parks on Lake Travis. The Lower Colorado River Authority and Travis County Parks operate 15 parks on the reservoir. Several of these parks provide campgrounds, beaches, picnic areas, boat ramps and opportunities for shoreline fishing. Entrance and/or launch fees are charged at some parks. Windy Point Park Each…

Lake Travis has over 30 boat rental facilities available for watercraft from kayaks to houseboats. But if your looking for stand-out luxury and opulence with a “big boat” yachting feel at affordable prices in your rental experience, check out our list of the Best Yacht Rentals on Lake Travis. Lake Travis Yacht Rentals Lake Travis…