July 30th, 2015 | More in Building On Your Lot, Home Buying

3 Ways to Explore the Outdoors in Austin

Palm Harbor Homes Austin TexasRolling hills, gorgeous lakes and friendly people make Austin, Texas, and Palm Harbor a great place to call home.

Austin is a beautiful and unique city that has been experiencing enormous growth the last few years. People from all over the nation are flocking to this gorgeous city for its culture, music, and characteristic weird Austin charm. If you are looking for that perfect manufactured or modular home in Austin, check out Palm Harbor Homes. We have a factory located right in Austin, so you can see how our homes are built with the utmost quality and care. While in town, you can also check out some of the great outdoor adventures that Austin has to offer.

Mount Bonnell

3851 Mt Bonnell Dr., Austin, TX 78731

Price: Free

Few things are more beautiful than the Texas hill country illuminated in the warm light of a sunset. Take a short five-minute drive from downtown to transport you right into the country. The breathtaking view is just a short hike from the parking lot of Covert Park. Mount Bonnell is perfect for a family picnic, place to bring that special someone, or just a nice place to gather your thoughts.

Barton Springs Pool

2201 Barton Springs Rd.,  Austin, TX 78746

Price: Adult $3, juniors (12-17) $2, seniors and children under 12 $1. Free swim times available during off-hours.

Hot Texas summers can be brutal. It is crucial that you have ways to cool off and relax in the sweltering heat. Barton Springs Pool maintains a cool temperature of 68 degrees year-round. Enjoy the lush grass on the bank to relax along with three acres of refreshing water to swim and splash in. While this is a great place for family fun, nudity is allowed. So don’t be alarmed if you see some visitors exchanging their bathing suit for their birthday suit.

Barton Creek Greenbelt

3755-B Capital of Texas Hwy., Austin, TX 78704

Price: Free

Austin is well known as a great outdoor city to explore with over 190 miles of hike and bike trails. The Barton Creek Greenbelt is located just minutes from downtown and offers scenic views and challenging trails. With over 809 acres to explore, you will discover something new each time you walk through the stunning limestone cliffs.

If you are looking for a manufactured home in Austin, contact Palm Harbor Homes today! Dial 1-888-466-3718 for more information.

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