Recreation/Outdoors Links

Appalachian Trail Conservancy

Austin Explorer

Austin Canoe and Kayak

Austin City Parks

Austin Nature and Science Center

Austin Reptile Service – snake removal and information, call Tim Cole at 83S-NAKE

Austin Ridge Riders Mountain Bike Club

Austin Rowing Dock on Town Lake (Austin Parks and Recreation)

Backpacking Lightweight

Balcones Canyonlands Preserve

Bicycle Adventure Club

Bicycle Sport Shop

Brushy Creek Kayaking – The Mobile Kayak

Camping Resourse Guide

Capital Area Master Gardeners

Capital Area Master Naturalists

Central Texas Trail Tamers

Cooking recipes from the Boys Scouts of America

Far Flung Adventures

First Aid Kit Contents , Survival Kit Contents

Friends of McKinney Falls Park

GIS Data Depot

Hill Country Outdoors

Hill Country Paddler – Southwest Paddler

Intellicast Weather

Kayak Rentals

Kitchen Cooking: A Guide to the Dutch Oven

Leave No Trace

Lightning Safety

Lone Star Dutch Oven Society

Love the Outdoors

Lower Colorado River Authority – Area Lake Levels

Lower Colorado River Authority Parks

MAPS – print free USGS topo maps on your printer

National Outdoor Leadership School

National Park Service

National Weather Service

Native Plant Society of Texas – Austin Chapter Discount gear and cool stuff


Peak to Peak Trail and Wilderness Links

Rising Phoenix Adventures

Road Scholar Program

Rocky Hill Ranch (mountain bike trails)

San Marcos River Background

San Marcos River Foundation

Sierra Club – Austin Chapter

Texas Hunting and Fishing Network

Texas Nature Trackers

Texas Paddling Trails

Texas Parks and Wildlife Department

Texas Parks and Wildlife Becoming an Outdoors Woman Program

Texas Parks and Wildlife Fishing License

Texas River Flow Data

Texas River Guide

Texas Rivers Protection Association

Texas Volksmarch Association

Texas Women Fly Fishers

Travis County Parks

Wildlife Rescue

Women in the Outdoors

Women Fly Fishing Net

Outdoor Equipment and Supplies

Austin Canoe and Kayak

Bass Pro Shops



Columbia Sportswear Company

Eddie Bauer

LL Bean

Lands End


Rail Riders Clothing


Luna Sea Kayaking

Sierra Trading Post

Spencer Canoes, Martindale

Summit Hut

TG Canoes, San Marcos

Whole Earth Provision

Campgrounds, Canoe/Kayak Rental and Livery Services

Bergheim Campground and River Outfitter (upper Guadalupe River near Boerne)

Cook’s Canoes, Webberville (Colorado River east of Austin)

Guadalupe Canoe Livery (upper Guadalupe)

Pecan Park Retreat Campground, San Marcos

Spencer Canoe Livery, Martindale

TG Canoe Livery, San Marcos