Here’s our list of the Best Lake Travis Party Boats. Lake Travis has THE BIGGEST fleet of Party Boats & 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. VIP Party Boats Come check out VIP Marina’s four great…

Welcome to the best marinas on Lake Travis. Lake Travis, the “Crown Jewel of the Highland Lakes” and one of Texas’ most active destination waterways, is home to some of the biggest, most modern marina facilities in the state. Lake Travis is a boater’s lake and these marinas offer the best in your watercraft accommodations.…

Over the last decade Texas Hill Country wineries have come into their own through a heavy reliance on grapes that grow well in the Mediterranean. The Texas Hill Country Viticultural Area (the term for a designated wine grape-growing region) stretches for 15,000 square miles. At it’s heart, between Fredericksburg and Austin, wine Road 290 is…

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’ most familiar landmark archipelago, Starnes Island, was simply a hill in Travis County until the early part of the 1940’s when Mansfield Dam was built on the Colorado River creating Lake Travis. Starnes is located in the Sandy Creek arm of the lake. The island is also know to some as Monkey Island,…

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…

The Lake Travis Chamber of Commerce will bring SpringFest back to the Hill Country Galleria. The full day community festival filled with shopping, food, music and fun for the whole family is always “The Biggest Time in the Smallest Town”. When: Saturday, April 28, 2018 Where: Hill Country Galleria SpringFest kicks off at 11AM on…

Lake Travis is an exciting destination for amateur and technical divers alike. Destination dives include the Shaker Plant, which was used to process the construction materials used to build the dam, with some features at recreational depths and others extending beyond 100 feet deep. In addition, there are walls and grottoes to explore, along with…

When you visit Lake Travis you can sleep on land and play in the water, or you can go all the way and rent one of the lake’s great houseboats and take your entire Lake Travis experience on the water. Here is our list of The Best Lake Travis Houseboat Rentals. Southern Riviera Houseboat Rental…

There’s nothing like a great Italian pie after a day on the lake. Here are our go to spots for the Best Pizza on Lake Travis. Tony C’s A few degrees above the rest. Enjoy Austin’s original coal fired, New York style pizza, Italian cuisine, great wine & a full bar in a fun modern…