Austin City Park. Exactly which early groups were here is unknown. McKinney Falls State Park The only state park within city limits, McKinney’s winding trails, ample campsites, and dual falls make it a top attraction for Austinites looking to escape the city. You drive on the I-35 South and get off at exit 228 taking a left on E William Cannon Dr. Take a left on McKinney Falls Parkway and then a left into the park. Yes, you are able to fish at the park! For optimal angling conditions, head over when the water level is somewhere between “post-downpour” and “drought” to chase dense schools of crappie and sunfish down Onion Creek. Mckinney Falls is great place to beat the heat and go for a swim also can be a great place to relax and go for a short hike. We save our best ideas for our weekly "Top Picks" newsletter, sign up here and get them sent straight to your inbox every Thursday. McKinney Falls State Park, Austin: Hours, Address, McKinney Falls State Park Reviews: 4/5 Enjoy drink specials from 5 - 8 pm (most Tuesdays).</p>\\n","url":"https://365thingsaustin.com/event/byo-vinyl-happy-hour-2018-12-04/2021-01-26/","startDate":"2021-01-26T15:46:13-06:00","endDate":"2021-01-26T15:46:13-06:00","location":false,"performer":"Organization"}] jQuery(document).ready(function(){ It’s the perfect place too unplug, unwind, and reflect! type : "POST", A Texas State Park Pass will allow you and your guests to enjoy unlimited visits for 1-year to more than 90 State Parks, without paying the daily entrance fee, in addition to other benefits. Artifacts found in the park illustrate a long and rich Native American history. 3.9 - 9 Reviews (512) 243-1643 5808 McKinney Falls Parkway Austin, Texas ... Water, Electric, Fifty Amp, Pets allowed, Tents, Picnic Tables, Restroom, Dump Station, Showers, Fishing, Campfire, Playground Pictures; Reviews. Other fun outdoor activities include bouldering, road and mountain biking, geocaching, and fishing. © 2020 - 365 Things Austin | website by, Valentine’s at the Blue Starlite Drive-In. View day passes, availability, and reserve online with ReserveAmerica. Traveling during 2020 and Covid is interesting for sure. Pedernales Falls State Park has a gradual, cascading fall of about 300 feet on the Pedernales River. }); Due to COVID capacity limits, remember to, Location:5808 McKinney Falls Pkwy, Austin, TX 78744. Download McKinney Falls State Park Fishing Tip Sheet. The fees at McKinney Falls State Park are $6 for adults, and children ages 12 and under are free. But that\\'s not all! Share. When you think of Texas normally you think of dry, horses and like a old western. 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There is a fishing tip guide sheet they will give you at the entrance or you can download on their website. 5808 McKinney Falls Parkway. Find McKinney Falls State Park day passes. In her previous life, Kristy was an uninspired realtor who was feeling a little bit bored with her day to day. }); The 2.8-mile Onion Creek Hike and Bike Trail has a hard surface, good for strollers and road bikes. The McKinney Falls is one of the major attractions here at the park and is fed by the Onion Creek, which winds through the park. Bring your own vinyl, and Mohawk will spin \\'em. 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