Lake Austin


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492.14 FEET
Full Pool: 492.8
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Lake Austin News's Hot Issue 2015


Date: 9/3/2015 4:23:00 PM

I want someone who can make me laugh and has a good heart. For those of us who live in DFW and want to make a road trip, where are some good places to hang out in Austin: Lake Austin. Shopping on South Congress — there are tons of cool shops. West 6th

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Whitestone REIT Makes Fourth Austin Buy

ALM Globe St

Date: 9/1/2015 10:05:00 PM

AUSTIN—Whitestone REIT has acquired its fourth community-centered property: Quinlan Crossing. Located between Lake Travis and Lake Austin at the entrance of the growing Steiner Ranch master-planned development, the asset was purchased for $37.5 million

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A home where horses can roam — and it's 15 minutes from downtown Austin

The Business Journal

Date: 9/1/2015 8:37:00 PM

Magnificent houses preside over Lake Austin and Lake Travis and many can be purchased for a price. But a new listing may be a priceless find. The so-called Barton Canyon Ranch features a 6,500-square-foot mansion designed by a highly revered local

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State Fair Fried Food Wins

Culture Map Austin

Date: 8/31/2015 5:52:00 PM

Dessert won big at the 2015 Texas Big Tex Choice Awards, the annual fried food contest hosted by the State Fair of Texas. Winner for "Best Taste" went to Fernie's Holy Moly Carrot Cake Roly. And for the category of "Most Creative," the Smoky Bacon

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Body Found In Lake Austin Near Mansfield Dam


Date: 8/31/2015 3:30:00 PM

UPDATE: EMS officials say the body of a man in his 30s has been located on the low water side of Mansfield Dam in Lake Austin. A body has reportedly been found in Lake Travis, according to Austin-Travis Co. EMS. It was reportedly seen near the Mansfield

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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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