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Zilker Metropolitan Park

Covers 351.00 acres

2100 Barton Springs Rd., 78704
512.472.4914

Barbeque Pits - 2
Basketball Courts - 2
Multipurpose Fields - 2
Natural Swimming Areas - 1
Off-Leash Dog Area - 1
Picnic Tables - 3
Playgrounds - 1
Reservable Facilities - 5 (info)
Swimming Pools - 1
Tennis Courts - 2
Trail Miles - 0.2

Zilker Metropolitan Park is Austin's premier park. It is located along the shores of Lady Bird Lake, with beautiful Barton Springs running through the center. From fine art to hiking trails, swimming to environmental education, this park has it all.

You can view real dino prints at the Hartman Prehistoric GardenThe annual Zilker Kite Festival is an event not to be missed!Bridge over Barton Springs at Zilker ParkKite Festival.Paddling.Kite Festival.Kite Festival.Kite Festival.Austin City Limits Music Festival.photo by Jim Hatchphoto by Jim HatchEnjoy. Zilker Park on a lazy Sundayzilker kite festivalA graduation party under the big tree.It\'s a bird, it\'s a plane ... it\'s a flying wiener dog!fun musicPlayers Joust at the Zilker Park Sand Volleyball CourtsCity of Austin Employees P.E. program -- rowing lessons

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There are active volunteer organizations supporting many of the park's features. Friends of Barton Springs Pool is one of the newest such groups. A portion of Zilker is off-leash.