Butler Metro Park
Butler Park in walking distance down the hill (Bouldin or Dawson streets) towards Barton Springs. It has a nice grassy area and trees, and a new family park, and a skyline view of city on top of spiral hill. you can cross the street to Lady Bird Lake
Winding park with city vistas, a night-lit fountain, a pond, walking paths & other features. Additional amenities include Auditorium Shores, The Long Center / Palmer Events, ZACH Theatre, and Butler Shores.
Good area to park or start your hike/jog around the Roy and Ann Butler Hike and Bike trail. There's a little spiral labyrinth that you can walk up, and good people watching in this area. Stevie Ray Vaughan statue is around this area.
ONE OF THE BEST VIEWS OF THE CITY - walk the swirly sidewalk to the top of the hill (level 1 difficulty)
“BYOB and work on your golf game. Wether your a beginner or a pro you will enjoy this beautiful property while enjoying a fun game with friends or work on your game solo.”
“Best panoramic view of Austin both day and night. We also love the Long Center to see the Austin Symphony Orchestra and plays! ”
“Since 1959, the Beverly S. Sheffield Hillside Theater has hosted the annual Zilker Summer Musical, the longest running outdoor donation based musical production in the United States. ”
“#1 Beloved Sushi Hot Spot Be sure to check out the Shag Roll and, my personal favorite, any seasonal Himachi offering ”