Most of the parks will be open on Friday, February 2, 2023 but may have limited access in some areas due to hazards from the recent winter storm. Please refrain from entering closed areas and use caution in the park while clean-up efforts continue. Please check the individual park webpage for specific information related to that park.
Restrooms and Water Not Available
Due to ongoing maintenance concerns at Hippie Hollow, restroom facilities and running water are not available. Limited numbers of portable toilets will be available. Please call 512-266-3857 with questions. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Hippie Hollow and Annual or Lifetime Senior Permits
Starting March 1, 2020, Hippie Hollow will no longer sell or accept any Annual or Lifetime Senior Permits. Senior sticker permits will no longer waive entry fees at Hippie Hollow.
Hippie Hollow Park features a steep, rocky shoreline, with access to Lake Travis, and is the only clothing optional public park in Texas.
7000 Comanche Trail
Austin, TX 78732
9 am to 6:00 pm
Park closes to new entries 30 minutes before closing
Activities and Amenities
Designated swimming area
Paved multi-use trails
Know Before You Go
Hippie Hollow Park has a long tradition as the only clothing-optional public park in Texas. Entry to the park is restricted to those people 18 years and older. Please respect the privacy of other visitors and ask permission before taking photographs.
Nudity is acceptable, lewd behavior is not.
No Lifeguards on Duty
There are no lifeguards on duty, so please swim at your own risk.
The Park is open rain or shine! Any emergency closures will be listed.
Max Capacity on Holiday Weekends
Hippie Hollow Park generally reaches capacity on holiday weekends. In order to prevent overcrowding and to promote an enjoyable visitor experience, when capacity is reached, the park is closed for the remainder of the day to all incoming traffic, including pedestrians.
Please make special note that Hippie Hollow Park is open everyday of the year.
Hippie Hollow Park includes habitat for species protected under the Federal Endangered Species Act, including the Golden-cheeked Warbler and the Black-capped Vireo. As a result, certain areas of the park are off-limits to park visitors.
Pets are prohibited. No exceptions, not even if the pet is on a leash or kept in your vehicle. For information about service animals, please see our FAQ page.
Zebra Mussels have been found along the shoreline of our lake parks. Swimmers and others seeking water-based recreation should exercise caution when in or near the water.
We accept cash but do not accept credit or debit cards at the entrance booth.
The following are prohibited:
- Glass containers
- Ground fires
- Lewd behavior
- Public display of consumption of alcohol
- Tobacco products
For more information, view the Parks Rules and Safety page.
Hippie Hollow Park lies in the basin area of Lake Travis in the Hill Country of central Texas, approximately 30-minute drive from downtown Austin. The park features a steep, rocky shoreline and provides some spectacular views of Lake Travis. This heavily-used park is popular for sunbathing and swimming.