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Walter E. Long Park

Address: 6614 Blue Bluff Road, Austin, TX 78724
Phone Number: +1 512 499 6700
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Ranked #112 of 160 Attractions in Austin
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 10:00 pm

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English first
Austin, Texas
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

Why would anyone go here? Just read two great reviews before heading out to this park. There is 50 make shift homeless shacks at the front entrance. I have no idea why this is allowed. $10 to get in and you see the worst of humanity instead of beautiful nature. Not to mention the other best It unfurl view if... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2012

This park is located just 12 miles from downtown Austin, Texas and is a great place to get away from the Highland Lake crowds during the summer. Boat Ramps are usually open as this is a constant level lake, portable bathrooms available and plenty of parking. Some shade available in park but could use more.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2012

It had rained the day before and was so muddy people were getting stuck and abandoning their shoes in the mud to run on in their socks...it was AWESOME! I ran the run with a friend and we had our white t-shirts ready to go and ran in the mud, dodged people, bushes, mud, more mud, and ran into the... More 

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