[ Log In ] or [ Register ]

Find Out More About Austin

Whether you're a visitor or a long time resident, Austin probably has more treasures than you know about. Austin Explorer is your way of discovering more about the city as you get outside of your stuffy home or office and into the fresh air.


Cross Mounts
This base most likely once held a large wooden cross, that has since weathered away. [Cemeterio Guadalupe]

McKinney Falls - Homestead Trail - Cross the creek at McKinney Falls and get a tree covered trail that passes by several landmarks of an early settler.

Buford Tower - An old Austin Fire Department training structure now produces sweet music for downtown Austinites.

Pond Springs Cemetery - What once was a quaint cemetery is getting encircled by strip malls, apartments and toll roads. Hope there's some rest still to be found here.

Beginner's Guide to Hiding a Geocache - Ready to take the plunge and hide your own cache? Follow these few simple steps to get in on other side of the game.

Recent Logs

Recently Featured

Latest Forum Topics

News Headlines

Submit A News Item

Your feedback is important to us. If you've got some details that might be interesting to others on this site, or encounter some problems here, drop us a line.

Recommended Item

Recommended Item 60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: San Antonio and Austin: Includes the Hill Country
Tom Taylor, Johnny Molloy
List Price: $16.95 Our price: $1.98 Buy Now
This practical guide takes readers to the best trails found in the Texas Hill Country, all within easy reach of San Antonio and Austin. Destinations include secluded, low-traffic areas for quiet hikes as well more popular and heavily used paths. The former LBJ Ranch, the Guadalupe River, the Highland Lakes Chain, and the Lost Pines area are a few of the spectacular treks featured.