Lady Bird Lake • Austin, Texas

Rowing Austin With Rowing Dock

Austin is known for its local gems and we are certainly proud of ours! With beautiful boats and paddle boards that complement 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 outdoor enthusiasts an unforgettable experience on Town Lake Austin. Whether it’s SUP yoga classes or bat watching under the Congress Avenue Bridge, there’s always something going on at the dock which is conveniently located in the heart of downtown Austin. You can also schedule a private guided paddle or plan to explore Lady Bird Lake on your own. Let our friendly staff help you pick the best kayak, canoe or paddleboard for your outdoor adventure. We are here to serve you!

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.

 

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!