Go for a Swim at Hamilton Pool Preserve

Experience the beauty of Hamilton Pool Preserve near Austin, where you can hike, swim, and enjoy a unique natural setting with family and friends!

Last updated: May 2023

    $12/car + $8/person


    More than 500 Miles from you


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What's included

Perfect for

For two
For groups
For families with kids
For parents and grownups

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  1. Arrive at the preserve and check in with your reservation
  2. Park near the ranger station
  3. Begin the 1/4-mile hike to Hamilton Pool Preserve
  4. Explore the pool, waterfall, and surrounding nature
  5. Enjoy your day swimming and tanning
  6. Return via the same hiking trail

Location & Hours


Hamilton Pool Preserve, Texas 78620

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Working Hours

Mon9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tue9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wed9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thu9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Fri9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Sat9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Sun9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Packing List

  • Sturdy shoes for hiking
  • Sunscreen
  • Hat
  • Sunglasses
  • Water bottle
  • Camera
  • Swimsuit (if swimming is allowed)
  • Beach towel (optional)
  • Picnic (optional)

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