Swim at Hamilton Pool Preserve

Hamilton Pool Preserve

Activities

Chillin, Photography, Swimming

Skill

Beginner

Season

Spring, Summer, Autumn

Added by

Sarah Williams

Bathrooms
Easy Parking
Family Friendly
Picnic Area
Romantic
Scenic
Waterfall
Swimming Hole

Enjoy a clear, natural pool in a beautiful, overhanging rock cave. This is a great place to swim with family or friends and the 50-foot waterfall makes for amazing pictures.

Hamilton Pool Preserve, about a 45 minute drive from Austin, TX, is one of the most beautiful places to spend a hot, Texas afternoon. A short hike from the parking lot through a wooded forest opens up onto a scenic, natural pool. The small beach to one side is usually dotted with sunbathers and picnicing families, enjoying relaxing day out of the city.

The park has a limited capacity, and often fills up on warm weekends and even weekdays. Be sure to arrive early to avoid lines.

Community Photos

Always practice Leave No Trace ethics on your adventures and follow local regulations.

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Must see gem in Texas! Less busy in the off-season such as the winter. There is also a trail you can take the opposite way of Hamilton Pool and there are little mini-pools you can swim in as well if you are there on a crowded day.

Activities

Chillin, Photography, Swimming

Skill

Beginner

Season

Spring, Summer, Autumn

Added by

Sarah Williams

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