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Upcoming Events

Spring 2024

The Purpose of the Foundation

Our mission is to create a powerful community resource that increases awareness, engagement and community support for Travis County parks.

We invite residents, visitors, outdoor advocates, corporations and nonprofits to join us as we build community support for our parks.

Richard Moya Park Rusty Ray
Richard Moya Park Rusty Ray
Travis Country asks, 'Are you park people?'

Are you park people?

Join us in our love for the parks, and get involved in special events, activities and perks!

Explore Our Parks

Our network of extraordinary parks are easily accessible and open to everyone.

Hamilton Pool Preserve Michael Brewster
Michael Brewster

Hamilton Pool Preserve

A unique natural area surrounds this pool, collapsed grotto and canyon, formed by thousands of years of water erosion. Lush plant communities, a variety of wildlife species and natural shelter attracted the area's first inhabitants. Cultural remains date back over 8,000 years.

Hippie Hollow Park Chloe Mun
Chloe Mun

Hippie Hollow Park

Hippie Hollow Park features a steep, rocky shoreline, with access to Lake Travis, and is the only clothing optional public park in Texas.

Sandy Creek Park Heather Valey
Heather Valey

Sandy Creek Park

Sandy Creek Park, nestled into the basin area of Lake Travis, is an ideal spot for swimming, nature walks, birding, camping, and fishing.

North East Metropolitan Park Michael Murphy
Michael Murphy

Northeast Metropolitan Park

Enjoy an atmosphere of serene picnic areas and trails, sleek skate park, lush green sports fields, and a world class BMX Track at Northeast Metro Park.

Mansfield Dam Park Tom Hausler
Tom Hausler

Mansfield Dam Park

Mansfield Dam Park offers beautiful views of Lake Travis where families can picnic, swim in our secluded cove, fish, and play and includes the largest public boat ramp on Lake Travis with an extensive scuba diving park.

Allen Park Morgan Skidmore
Morgan Skidmore

Allen Park

Allen Park is a neighborhood park located in the Northwest Hills of Austin offering short hiking trails through Juniper and Oak woodland.

Our Donors

Meet the stewards of Travis County Parks

Parks

2023 Founder's Circle

Oscar Backus
Joe Canales
Janet Coles
David Feuerstein
Jesus Garza
Corbin & Brittany Graham
Gina and Elliott Hill
Betsy & Chris Kirksey
Greg Morisey
Richard Scadden & Terri Mitchell
Courtney Oldham
Deron Shumaker
Channy Soeur
Anonymous Donor

Join the Founder's Circle with a gift of $1,000 or more a year (or $85/month). Special benefits include invitation to member-only events, recognition on our website and exclusive updates.

The Founders

Margy & Bob Ayres
Give Lively Foundation
Gina and Elliott Hill
John Langmore
PAGE Foundation
Pam & Mike Reese
Deron Shumaker
Carly & Brian Spaly
Lynn Dobson and Greg Wooldridge