So you’re visiting Lake Travis…..welcome ! We’ve put together a short guide to fun on the Lake. Here we go…… Lake Travis is a BIG lake. There is no central/single point of access. The lake is 63.75 miles long, has over 271 miles of shoreline and its maximum width is 4.5 miles. The lake covers…

Austin’s Lake Travis is the jewel of Texas’ Highland Lakes. 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 On the Water Pub / Restaurant Crawl. The Oasis As the largest outdoor restaurant in…

We’ve looked at our site analytics and put together the Top 5 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…

Lake Travis has seven great restaurants and pubs accessible by boat. We’ve linked together the ultimate on the water pub crawl visiting all eight venues with directions and distances. Hitting all eight in a day might be a chore, but feel free to group 2-3 of the venues together in a fun filled on-the-water pub…

A good cup of Joe in the morning is a sacred routine for many of us on the lake. Coffee preference is a pretty subjective thing and everyone has their own litmus test. Fortunately we’ve got some great choice for java on the lake. Here is our list of the Best Coffee Shops on Lake…

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…

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…

Austin has become a destination Food Truck city and Lake Travis is no exception. Here’s a list of some of our favorite Lake Travis Food Trucks. Chew Chew BBQ Chew Chew BBQ has some of the best BBQ on the lake served up by long-time chef Jamison Toomey. Only the freshest, tastiest slow-smoked cuts of…