Will Taylor

Will Taylor

Austinite for 23 years, owner and publisher of LakeTravis.com, street photographer, cyclist and amateur mountaineer. Splits time between homes in Austin and Crested Butte, Colorado.

Beginning May 23rd, 2020…You’re Gonna Need a Bigger Boat Yes it’s back. The summer’s most sought after movie event returns for the 6th year in a row. JAWS ON THE WATER returns to The Volente Beach Resort and Beachside Billy’s on the shores of Lake Travis. Showings from May thru August in a 3 1/2…

February 27 to March 1, 2020 With an eye to showcasing filmmakers around the globe with authenticity, vision, and purpose, the Lake Travis Film Fest is a destination for cultural tourists and the film industry. Great films and filmmakers, intimate discussions, exhilarating after parties, and unparalleled access to some of the most exciting venues in…

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…

It’s that time of year. Here are the Best Lake Travis Holiday events on and around the lake. Holiday at The Oaks Join us in ringing in the holiday season at Lakeway’s downtown “The Oaks at Lakeway”. Live music, kids activities, food & beverage tastings, retail specials & giveways. When: November 20, 2019 5 pm…

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…

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…

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…

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…

We’ve looked at our site analytics. We’ve found the Top things to do on Lake Travis ranked by pageviews. We’ve said it before, Lake Travis is a BIG lake. It’s 63.75 miles long, has over 271 miles of shoreline. It’s also the the most commercially active reservoir in the state. It’s crystal clear blue waters,…