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“Beautiful introduction to Austin” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Mount Bonnell

Mount Bonnell
Ranked #9 of 314 things to do in Austin
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Owner description: Beautiful park looming almost 800 feet over Austin.
Webster, NY
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182 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
“Beautiful introduction to Austin”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 25, 2013

We made a brief stop here on our way in to Austin. The area around the park is lovely with many large and amazing homes. Plenty of parking along the road with many signs reminding visitors to lock their car.

It was a steep hike to the top and many ladies were using the stairs to exercise by jogging up and down. We took a slower pace. The view from the top is lovely of the river and the city skyline. Great pictures.

The area did look a bit unkempt and seemed like there was some partying that goes on after dark, beer cans laying around, etc. I would go during the day for sure. I also wish there were some signs indicating what we were seeing with the great views.

All in all, a nice short visit we would repeat and recommend..

Visited April 2013
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Round Rock, Texas
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“Beautiful Day Chilling out”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 10, 2013

Just a great place to get some exercise and enjoy a day overlooking the lake, taking pictures and getting a good picutre of the view of downtown.

Visited May 2012
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Utah
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“Great overlook to see the county. Interesting little piece of Austin history”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 10, 2013

Nice overlook and easy to find with great views of count and city of Austin. Worth seeing if you have time, but not a necessity

Visited March 2013
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Houston, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
“Very nice view”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 9, 2013

Great view on the lake / river, and this just 10min away from downtown Austin.
Be aware of the stairs to get there. No handicaped access.
Worth the visit.

Visited April 2013
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Auburn Hills, Michigan
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“Date spot”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 8, 2013 via mobile

Great scenery, geat views of downtown and the river. Find the overlook spot down to the right of the entrance area toward the river

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