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4529 S SH 130 SVRD NB
Del Valle, Tx
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Day use is 8:00 am to civil twilight (dark).

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Barkley Meadows Park


Barkley Meadows Park is located in eastern Travis County, an approximately 20 minute drive from downtown Austin.

Barkley Meadows Park offers visitors the gentle topography typical of the Blackland Prairie. Large pecan and oak trees provide ample shade to the grassy picnic areas scattered throughout the park. The peaceful, wooded surroundings, bordered by Onion Creek, provide an ideal locale for nature study, family gatherings, fishing, and bird watching.

A hike and bike trail follows along Onion Creek and provides opportunities for walking or biking while enjoying nature. The park also provides access to Onion Creek to fish or kayak or access to the Berdoll pond for catch and release fishing. A covered group shelter is available, by reservation, to hold family events.


  • barbecue grills/smokers
  • group shelter
  • nature/hiking trails
  • picnic tables
  • playscape
  • Berdoll Pond - No swimming. Catch and release fishing only


Barkley Meadows Park offers a shelter for family reunions, birthday parties, company picnics, school groups, etc. Shelter features:

  • smooth rectangular concrete floors
  • shingled roof on steel beams with open sides
  • wooden picnic tables that may be arranged any way you like
  • barbecue pit
  • trash receptacles

Shelter reservations are required on Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays, holidays and when electricity/lights are needed. Fees must be paid at the time you make your reservation.

Reservations may be made up to one year in advance with payment. Large shelters accommodate up to 100 visitors.

Click here to make a reservation.

Cancellations must be made at least 12 business days before the event to receive a refund.

Special Notes

Day use only park.

Dogs and other pets are permitted in the park, but must be kept on a leash not to exceed six feet in length, and not left unattended. Ground fires are prohibited in all day use parks. Glass containers and fireworks are prohibited in all Travis County Parks. Public display of consumption of alcohol is prohibited. Tobacco products are prohibited at all Travis County facilities, including parks.