All Attractions and Sightseeing
Look No Further for Things to Do in the Highland Lakes
TheHighlandLakes.org is the place to go to find things to do in Burnet County and the Texas Hill Country. With parts of five lakes within its boundaries, Burnet County offers outdoor activities and sightseeing opportunities year-round. Every community has something to offer, including Bertram, Burnet, Marble Falls, Granite Shoals, Spicewood, Smithwick, and more.
The main chain of Highland Lakes runs through the heart of Burnet County, providing water activities on lakes Buchanan, LBJ, Marble Falls, Inks, and Travis. Each lake has its own personality and draw for water enthusiasts. You can kayak, canoe, water ski, swim, fish, or just explore in your boat or personal watercraft. Whatever your choice of water activity, the Highland Lakes has a vibrant body of water to suit your needs.
You’ll also find a wide variety of parks, including Inks Lake State Park and Longhorn Cavern State Park, to name a few. And when you need a break, the local communities offer a wide variety of activities that get you out of the sun and into the fun. Aside from great places to eat and drink, you’ll find movies, boutiques, gift shops, art galleries, museums, spas, salons, and more.
Because of the mild weather year-round, you’ll always find things to do with the kids in any season, but summer is by far the best for jumping in the lakes, the many natural swimming holes, or city pools. When looking for things to do in the summer in Burnet County, check out TheHighlandLakes.org for information on where to go, what to do, and where to stay.
You’ll find plenty of free things to do as well. It doesn’t cost a cent to jump in a lake from any number of public parks across the area. Visit Burnet County on any day of the year. You’ll never lack for things to do.