The Best Workout Spots in Austin: 10+ Ways to Get Active

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Being active and feeling healthy is always in season. In case you were on the hunt for the best Workout Spots in Austin, these are it! From gorgeous hiking trails to relaxing yoga classes, you can find them here. Keep scrolling and see how you can get active in ATX!

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Workout Spots In Austin

Ann and Roy Butler Hike-and-Bike Trail

Enjoy a walk or bike ride in the heart of Austin at the Ann and Roy Butler Hike-and-Bike Trail! The trail connects to multiple neighborhoods, parks, and so much more which is why it makes it an awesome workout spot! In our opinion, the boardwalk is the best part. It’s the perfect romantic spot to stroll by with your partner while you’re both getting active or even a quick visit after your date night dinner!

Sun-Wed| 3:00am–12:00am
Thurs-Sat | 3:00am–1:00am

📍 Ann and Roy Butler Hike and Bike Trail, Austin, TX 78701

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Barton Creek Greenbelt Trails

So you want to know about the best workout spots in Austin, huh? Well, we love saving coins whenever and wherever we can. This is why we enjoy the free space nature offers us. Going to a gym can get repetitive and boring because you’re in the same space. This is why we enjoy the Barton Creek Greenbelt Trails. Go for a walk, hike, or jog and explore. Plus, we’ve heard it’s a great idea to enjoy a HIT workout outdoors!

Mon-Sun | 5:00am–10:00pm

📍Barton Creek Greenbelt Trail

Workout Spots In Austin

Dharma Yoga

Getting active doesn’t have to be exhausting. You can also get your body moving and stretching in a relaxing way at Dharma Yoga. The atmosphere is friendly and peaceful. It makes everyone feel comfortable regardless of their yoga level! There are multiple classes to choose from like the upbeat Vinyasa to the evening candlelit Gentle Hatha with Keith Kachtick, native Austinite and founder. Get ready for the good vibes, great music, and amazing guidance from the best yoga teachers in Austin.

Mon & Tues | 9:15am–8:45pm
Wed | 7:45pm–8:45pm
Thurs & Fri | 9:15am–8:45pm
Sat | 9:15am–3:15pm
Sun | 9:15am–9:00pm

📍 3317 Manor Rd, Austin, TX 78723

Workout Spots In Austin

Travis County Strength

At Travis County Strength you can expect much more than a workout. TCS invests in more time, effort, energy, and expertise so that people like yourself can individually see results in their progress both physically and mentally. At TCS they believe in their simple but heartfelt principles; integrity, hard work, and personal growth. 

We’re sure that the strength and conditioning classes that they offer will have you feeling like a million bucks! Plus, they offer different types of passes like First Class or 1x Drop In, in case you’re looking to explore your options and become well-rounded with your workouts.

Mon-Fri | 5:30am–8:00pm
Sat | 7:00am–12:00pm
Sun | Closed

📍 4507 Airport Blvd, Austin, TX 78751

Workout Spots In Austin

Austin Paddle Shack

Austin Paddle Shack can be considered one of the best workout spots in Austin. Honestly, you’d be surprised at the amazing arm workout you’re getting in while having fun and enjoying the views. It’s an awesome activity that can be done with friends or family, and we love that they also offer multiple fun tours! This is your opportunity to not only see but learn about the beauty of ATX from a new perspective!

Mon-Fri | 9:00am–6:00pm
Sat & Sun | Closed

📍 600 E Riverside Dr, Austin, TX 78704

Workout Spots In Austin

River Place Nature Trail

The River Place Nature Trail consists of 3 trails and they each offer something special and unique. When presented with options we automatically label it “the best,” which is why it’s one of our favorite workout spots! 

Sometimes it’s great to go for long walks and it helps when the views and scenery are just as amazing. Walking, hiking and jogging are all good ways to get active. Just make sure to wear comfortable shoes, apply that sunblock, and bring plenty of water along. For more information on prices and peak hours, click here.

Mon-Sun | 6:00am–10:00pm

📍 8820 Big View Dr, Austin, TX 78730

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Before You Go

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Samantha Sanchez

Samantha Sanchez

Samantha is a UNATION team member and author of the Stuff to Do City Guide. For more insight on the best events and things to do near you, subscribe for updates and follow be sure to follow us on social!