5th Annual Hill Country Kids and Family Triathlon


The 5th Annual Hill Country Kids and Family Triathlon will be held this Saturday, July 24, in Plum Creek.  The race is geared towards 5 to 15 year olds with swimming, running and biking distances geared towards the participants’ ages.  The triathlon has been hosted by Plum Creek for the past 4 years.  For more information click here.

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Barton Creek Greenbelt


The Barton Creek Greenbelt is an approximately 8 mile stretch of land reaching from Zilker Park to the City of Westlake.  It is divided up into three sections: Lower Greenbelt, Upper Greenbelt, and Barton Creek Wilderness Park, and is characterized by large limestone cliffs, dense foliage, and shallow bodies of water.  The Greenbelt offers rock climbing and trails for walking, jogging, hiking, or mountain biking.  After periods of significant rainfall, the river fills up and offers swimming, cliff diving, kayaking and tubing.  Cavers can also enjoy Travis County’s longest cave, Airman’s Cave, which measures 2 miles long.

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