Lady Bird Lake • Austin, Texas

Rowing Austin With Rowing Dock

Austin is known for its local gems, and we take great pride in making our own shine! Our beautiful boats and paddle boards are the perfect complements to our dock's stunning location. You can truly feel at ease in this peaceful nook on Lady Bird Lake.

Paddling, Canoeing, and Kayaking on Lady Bird Lake

Rowing Dock offers an unforgettable experience right in the heart of Austin. There’s always something going on at Town Lake Austin whether it’s SUP yoga classes or bat watching under the Congress Avenue Bridge. You can also grab a kayak, canoe or paddleboard and head off to explore on your own.

Rowing Dock is the ideal spot to access and enjoy Lady Bird Lake. From our dock, just west of Zilker Park, you can paddle west toward Red Bud Isle and the nature-filled scenery of the West End or head east toward the glistening Barton Creek Inlet and dazzling Austin skyline. With a paddle and a boat, Austin comes to life in a whole new way.

The choice is up to you. We have a huge selection of watercraft, and ensure each person will be outfitted with the perfect boat for their adventure!

In the Heart of Austin and Off the Beaten Path

Founded in 1999, Rowing Dock is a beloved hidden treasure in Austin, TX. Although the dock was originally developed for sculling, it’s evolved into the locals’ favorite spot for launching watercraft rentals and kayaking Lady Bird Lake.

Flanked by Zilker Park, just up the road from the city's beloved Barton Springs Pool, Rowing Dock is at once in the heart of Austin and off the beaten path. With top-quality equipment and a welcoming staff, Rowing Dock is a cherished resource for kayakers, SUP paddlers, and canoers of all skill levels. Come by today to see what it’s like rowing Austin with Rowing Dock!