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Lake Travis Swim Beaches

When the weather heats up in the Texas Hill Country, it’s time to take a dip into the cool refreshing waters of Lake Travis. The lake is actually a huge manmade reservoir with over 270 miles of...

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The Best Pocket Knife For Fishing

Fans of fishing, camping, and other outdoor activities have probably already gathered a neat collection of knives to aid them in various tasks. However, have you done enough research to get the best bang for...

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Hunt Public And Private Land With Texas Drawn Hunts

It’s summer time, which means that in between trips to the lake it’s time to start plotting your hunting season. There are many ways to hunt in Texas, whether private land or public land, free to...

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Lake Travis 4th of July Fireworks 2021

Are you looking for a unique way to celebrate our nation’s birthday on Independence Day? Then why not come to Lake Travis, northwest of Austin, Texas. Lake Travis is a famous playground reservoir located...

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Is There a Ghost Town Under Lake Travis?

No, there is not a ghost town under Lake Travis – but there is an underwater ghost town in Lake Buchanan about 63 miles by road and 20 miles as the crow flies northwest of Lake Travis. Bluffton was one...

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The 3 Most Effective Types of Striper Lures

Fishing for striped bass (commonly referred to as “striper”) is legendary for wide-open action and fun sized fish. But why? The answer is quite simple – striper fishing is not that hard to...

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Lake Travis Sand Bass Run

Springtime is the most exciting time of the year for bass anglers. The lakes, rivers, streams, and creeks are stirring back to life with the promise of great fishing adventures and big catches. The Lake...

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Lake Travis Current Weather Alerts

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Lake Travis Weather Forecast


Mostly Cloudy

Hi: 88

Tuesday Night

Mostly Cloudy

Lo: 52


Mostly Cloudy

Hi: 60

Wednesday Night


Lo: 48



Hi: 56

Thursday Night

Slight Chance Rain Showers

Lo: 48


Mostly Cloudy

Hi: 67

Friday Night

Partly Cloudy

Lo: 52

Lake Travis Water Level (last 30 days)

Water Level on 2/27: 616.00 (-65.00)