With Austin parks closed for Easter, we found 13 routes where you can walk, bike, or run in safety. Get off the beaten path and explore some of Austin’s most beautiful and eclectic neighborhoods.

If you’re looking for a seriously challenging hill workout, try the routes for Rollingwood, Mt Bonnell Rd, Scenic Dr, or Ladera Norte/Far West. Bookmark this post to experience more of Austin’s incredible neighborhoods anytime.

78704
South 1st St
https://bit.ly/2XpZYqG

Bouldin/Zilker
https://bit.ly/3e9Iuom

Bouldin, Travis heights, Galindo St Ed’s
https://bit.ly/2JSDRkv

Zilker 5k
https://bit.ly/3e9InsW

North Loop & Duval
Start at mile 4, double back at mile 7
https://bit.ly/2xgebvq

Hyde Park
https://bit.ly/2yPn0gl

N Lamar
Start at mile 21, work your way down to the route endpoint then double back
https://bit.ly/3caKQkP

Rollingwood
Start at mile 1, loop back to mi.1 just before mile 5
Has some wider paths due to bike lanes
https://bit.ly/3e4szHX

Scenic Dr
Via exposition
https://bit.ly/34rxsWQ

Via Pecos
https://bit.ly/2JSEiLF

Mt Bonnell Rd & Mt Bonnell Dr
Start at mile 5, work your way backwards to mile
https://bit.ly/3e8Obmv

Ladera Norte & Far West Blvd
Has some wider paths due to bike lanes
https://bit.ly/2RnNqMn

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