Austin, Texas is the perfect destination for adventurers and thrill-seekers alike. With so much to do in this historic city, you will find it to be an adventure seeker’s paradise in the Southwest. Here is how to plan for your Austin Texas adventures:
Day 1: Texas Skydiving Center
If you have never enjoyed a thrill such as a sky diving before, you are in for a treat at the Texas Skydiving Center. You can complete one-day skydiving classes to prepare you to take on the big skies.
1055 Private Rd 7022
Lexington, TX 78947
Day 2: Fly Lake Austin
One of the newest and most exhilarating water sports is flyboarding. “Fly” around Lake Austin with Fly Lake Austin as their water-powered jet packs shoot you above the water. Fly Lake Austin has two different set-ups for you to enjoy: the Flyboard that straps to your feet and the Jetovator, a scooter-like device for you to ride.
1600 Scenic Dr
Austin, TX 78746
Day 3: Rock-About
Surrounding Austin is gorgeous scenery that is perfect to climb up along the rocks. Let Rock-About help you get started with their Basic Climbing Skills course that will show you safety demonstrations and where to climb. Popular spots in the area include Enchanted Rock and the Barton Creek Greenbelt.
1102 Elm Lane
Marble Falls, TX 78654
Day 4: Cypress Valley Canopy Tours
Explore the Austin outdoors through an incredible zip lining tour among the treetops at Cypress Valley Canopy Tours. You explore multiple zipline routes and sky bridges, making for an exciting day up in the trees. Cypress Valley Canopy Tours will make sure you are ready to get started before your journey up high.
1223 Paleface Ranch Rd
Spicewood, TX 78669
Open daily from 9:00am – 6:00pm
Day 5: Austin Paintball
Take on your friends and enemies alike with a thrilling game from Austin Paintball. You will be hooked up with all you need, including a gun, mask, and paintballs before each round.
Dripping Springs, TX 78620
Open Saturdays and Sundays from 10:00am – 5:00pm
Day 6: Texas Ski Ranch
On a warm Austin day, hit the water at Texas Ski Ranch, where coaches await to help you enjoy a day of fun in the sun on a water adventure. At Texas Ski Ranch, choose among cable wakeboarding, wake skating, kneeboarding, or waterskiing. Great for experienced watermen looking for an adventure as well as families just beginning to learn these skills, the coaches at Texas Ski Ranch cater to a variety of experience levels. Texas Ski Ranch’s private boat lake offers an exclusive location for your experience, without worries of boat traffic or choppy waters from other boats. An adventure at Texas Ski Ranch is a great way to enjoy the water and sunshine, especially on warm Austin days!
6700 IH 35 N
New Braunfels, TX, 78130
Day 7: Urban Axes
Take a friendly game of darts up a notch by planning an outing to Urban Axes. At Urban Axes, rather than aiming for the bullseye with a dart, you’ll be axe-throwing your way to victory. Urban Axes aims to take axe throwing out of the just the woods and include the skill and thrill into life in the city. Popular as a competitive sport in Canada, axe throwing has made its way onto the Austin scene and is a unique way to spend an evening out with friends. Take bets on who can hit the most bullseyes, taking careful aim with 1.5-pound hatchets.
If you have no idea how to get started, no problem. Coaches are onsite to offer 1-on-1 throwing sessions and to walk through safety protocols with each group and remain onsite throughout the session in case any issues arise. Spend the evening challenging friends to a friendly axe throwing competition and bring along the food and drinks of your choice to be enjoyed throughout the evening. While hard liquor is not permitted, beer and wine of your choice are welcomed, and can be kept cold in onsite refrigerators.
812 Airport Blvd,
Austin, TX 78702
Open for group bookings Mondays from 5pm-7pm and Tuesday-Sunday from 11am-11pm.
Day 8: Bike Night at Circuit of The Americas
Let the wheels hit the pavement on a thrilling cycling excursion around the 3.4-mile, 20-turn racetrack at Circuit of the Americas (COTA). Say goodbye to city traffic as you cruise long this worry-free yet thrilling track. Those without bikes can rent one from Barton Springs Bike Rental. After cycling, reward yourself with a cold one and snacks from the Bike Night Biergarten.
9201 Circuit of the Americas Blvd
Austin, TX 78617
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