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.

Here are the best parks on Lake Travis. There are 17 parks on Lake Travis. The parks are operated by the Lower Colorado River Authority, Travis County Parks, and private park owners. Several of these parks provide campgrounds, beaches, picnic areas, boat ramps and opportunities for shoreline fishing. Entrance and/or launch fees are charged at…

Here’s our list of the Best Lake Travis Party Barges. Lake Travis has THE BIGGEST fleet of Party Barges in the state. No better way to enjoy the pristine waters than a ride out to Starnes Island with 50 of your closest friends. Premier Party Cruises Premier Party Cruises is home to some of the…

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 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…

4/28/21 By the Governor’s orders the state has been re-opened 100% and the mask mandate has been rescinded. All businesses can operate at 100%. That being said many Travis County businesses have continued mask mandates after the re-opening. Please check the business on the lake you’re planning to visit for their rules and regulations. Boating…

Life on Lake Travis is great, and the rental apartment choices abundant. We’ve done some leg work for you if yo are considering a move to the water. Here’s our list of the Best Lake Travis Apartments. Travis At The Lake Travis at the Lake is a 1-3 bedroom luxury resort-like Lake Travis apartment community…

It’s that time of year. Here are the Best Lake Travis Holiday events on and around the lake. Holiday at The Oaks The Oaks at Lakeway’s Third Annual Holiday party, Holiday at the Oaks, is fast approaching – taking place Wednesday, November 17th from 5-7pm. The event is 100% free to attend and features complimentary…

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…

Labor Day is the last big weekend bash on Lake Travis, and one of the biggest weekends of the year on the lake. Locals and visitors alike flock to the lake for the official 4 day closing of summer holiday. On-the-water fun, events, lakeside restaurant specials, and live music are just a few of the…

Memorial Day is one of the biggest days of the year on Lake Travis. Locals and visitors alike flock to the lake for the official opening of summer holiday. On-the-water fun, events, lakeside restaurant specials, and live music are just a few of the happenings. Browse thru the events below to plan your Lake Travis…