Lady Bird Lake

People kayaking at Lady Bird Lake near Austin Condo Hotel

Lady Bird Lake is a river-like reservoir on the Colorado River in Austin, Texas, United States. The City of Austin created the reservoir in 1960 as a cooling pond for a new city power plant. The lake, which has a surface area of 416 acres, is now used primarily for recreation and flood control.

Lady Bird Lake, Austin, TX, USA Austin United States