Barton Springs Pool is one of the crown jewels of Austin that lies within Zilker Park's 358 acres. Three acres in size, the pool is fed from underground springs and is, on average, 68 degrees year-round. For more information visit Barton Springs Pool Home Page
Joint Committee Meeting Notice:
Joint Committee of the Environmental Board and Parks and Recreation Board
Date and location of the next meeting yet to be determined (likely January 2014)
Starting Monday, November 11, the Hike and Bike Trail behind the south Barton Springs Pool entrance will be closed on weekdays to pedestrian and bicycle traffic. Closures are expected to remain in effect through May 2014. During this time a detour will be in place. The trail will be open on weekends unless otherwise posted, with the exception of November 23rd and 24th. Closures are due to construction related to the Barton Springs Grounds Improvements Project. If you have any questions, please contact Project Manager, Robin Camp, at 512-974-7830.