Barton Springs Pool is located within Zilker Park in Austin's Barton Springs neighborhood. The huge pool spans more than 3 acres and maintains an average temperature of around 70 degrees year-round thanks to being fed by an underground spring.
The pool is actually a part of Barton Creek that has been transformed into a public swimming pool, even while maintaining the natural landscape. There is plenty of parking in the dedicated parking lot. There is an entrance fee payable for out-of-towners, but if you visit the pool between 5am and 8am, or between 9pm and 10pm, admission is free, but there is also no lifeguard present during those times.
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