Lake Austin Starlight Kayak Tour

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$49 for REI Members

$59 for non-members

Limited spots left


  • Fitness level 1 Relaxed
  • Minimum age 12
  • Group size 10 people
  • Instructor REI Experiences Guide

Join REI's knowledgeable guides for a relaxing night paddle on the waters of Lake Austin and under the stars of the Texas Sky. A laser guided tour of key constellations and notable celestial objects makes this paddle tour a special evening experience. Learning how to spot common constellations will make you feel right at home the next time you gaze up at the sky after dark. No previous kayaking experience is necessary. All paddling gear and instruction provided by REI but please don't forget to bring your own headlamp. Don't miss out in experiencing the magic of kayaking over still waters at night!

  • Paddle on the beautiful Lake Austin by starlight
  • Get a laser tour of the constellations
  • Experience the magic of kayaking over still waters at night

What to bring with you


Please note there is a $1 per hour parking fee at Jessica Hollis Park. You will receive an email from our local Outdoor School team 2-3 days before your outing with more details regarding what to bring, where to meet, etc...

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More directions and information

Located on the north side of Lake Austin, adjacent to Mansfield Dam, this 62-acre day-use park is ideal for picnicking and swimming. There is a $1/hour parking fee. Restrooms are located in the parking lot. Take Hwy 620 to Low Water Crossing Road. The parking lot is on the right, just before you reach the water. For questions, please call 877-819-3811 Mon-Fri, 9am-5pm or email