Walter E. Long Metropolitan Park


Hours: 7:00 AM to 10:00 PM

6620 Blue Bluff Rd, Austin, TX 78724, USA

Walter E. Long Metropolitan Park  features picnic areas & a spacious lake, open for swimming, fishing & kayaking. PS: Many believe it is a beautiful place for running!

  • Located just 12 miles from downtown Austin, Texas and is a great place to get away from the Highland Lake crowds
  • Dogs enjoy swimming in secluded areas by closed boat docks
  • 1,200-acre lake features open spaces that are great for family fun
  • Parking is plentiful and portable restrooms are available

Photo credits: y_soo_yjswilliamsoncelinegrelard, & mrs.crystalpistol