Lake Austin


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The most expensive houses on the market in Texas


Date: 5/22/2015 7:59:00 PM

RELATED: The 5 Houston home listings you need to see now 4433 River Garden Trail (Austin): Austin's massive French country-style estate has 20,708 of interior space on a three-acre hilltop lot overlooking Lake Austin. The seven-bedroom estate comes with

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Boaters packing Lake Austin instead of Lake Travis


Date: 5/22/2015 6:04:00 AM

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Even with the rain in the forecast this weekend, the three-day holiday typically sees a lot of people hitting area lakes. Beginning Friday night, a personal watercraft ban goes into effect on Lake Austin. That means jet skis or motorized

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Everfest Wants to Help You Discover the World’s Best Festivals


Date: 5/21/2015 10:47:00 PM

Everfest, with 12 employees, occupies a little cottage off Lake Austin Blvd. The inspiration for Everfest came from a trip abroad. “We were looking for a challenge in the consumer space around a passion,” Manickam said. “I’m an avid traveller

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Game wardens warn of boating dangers before holiday weekend.

My FOX Austin

Date: 5/20/2015 7:48:00 PM

To avid boater and fisherman Don Gaskin, Memorial Day weekend on Lake Austin has its woes. "It's horribly crowded, I don't even think about coming down here on Memorial Day weekend," said Gaskin. Lake Travis levels are slowly going up and some boat ramps

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Teen Killed in ATV Accident


Date: 5/20/2015 7:46:00 PM

A teenager in Jackson County died Wednesday when his ATV crashed into trees near Wilbur Lake. Austin Fountain of Pulaski Township slid down an embankment along Folks Road and hit the trees a little after 3:30 Wednesday afternoon. He was pronounced dead at

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• River: Colorado River (Texas)
• Surface Area: 1,830 Acres
• Maximum Depth: 75 feet
Lake Austin is located on the Colorado River in Austin, Texas. The reservoir was formed in 1939 by the construction of Tom Miller Dam by the Lower Colorado River Authority. Lake Austin is one of the seven Highland Lakes created by the Lower Colorado River Authority. It is used for electrical power generation, flood control, and recreation. Lake Austin has been stocked with several species of fish including largemouth bass, catfish, and sunfish, making it a popular fishing destination.


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