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Mount Bonnell

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Mount Bonnell

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OnTheRhoadesAgain wrote a review Jun 2020
Jonesboro, Arkansas158 contributions9 helpful votes
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It only took us about 10 min to climb all the stairs to the top. The views from the top are beautiful! It’s the highest point around Austin, and you can see the city center from the mountain. We had extra time to kill when we came, but it’s not something I’d mark as a must do in
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Nicholas Woof wrote a review May 2020
Southside Place, Texas46 contributions12 helpful votes
At Houston, we felt so sick being home all day long, because of the coronavirus outbreak. So we packed and went to Austin, where there are mountains. We went to Mount Bonnell, and it was excellent! We went to the viewpoints, and there was not one person there. We had Covert Park
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Date of experience: April 2020
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April F wrote a review Mar 2020
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I came here with my 3 kids to get out of the house during "social distancing" and was only out of the car maybe 20 minutes only to come back and find that my window was smashed and my purse, money, wallet, and a USPS package had been stolen out of my car. Within minutes the
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Trail816834 wrote a review Mar 2020
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Certainly one of the best views of Lake Austin and the mansions along the shore nearby, and a nice view of the city as well. Romantic after dark (true confession: I took the woman who ultimately became my wife of 38 years now here on our first date). Most people take the stairs
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Date of experience: February 2020
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SawyerHicks wrote a review Mar 2020
Baltimore, Maryland77 contributions32 helpful votes
I ran here from the Grove area, which is about 2 miles. As many reviews note, there is a big staircase to the top, but at the end of the parking area, there is also access via a more gradual incline. There are great views of the river, but the area is fairly small and was
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Date of experience: March 2020
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