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We need your help! We have noticed an increase in the amount of trash left behind by our guests, which not only harms nature but is also disrespectful to other guests and the Krause family.

We want to encourage our visitors to practice the 7 principles of "Leave No Trace," specifically Disposing of Waste Properly. Our limited staff and members of the Krause family spend countless hours maintaining the land, pools and property every week for guests to come and enjoy.

We want guests to treat our property with the same amount of respect that they would their own. Please clean up after yourself, "Pack it in. Pack it out." and if you see any visitors being disrespectful, kindly remind them that we have tons of trash bins they can use.

Click the link to read more about the Leave No Trace principles. Feel free to add your thoughts in the comments below. Let's keep Krause Springs beautiful!
We need your help!   We have been noticing that more and more visitors are not practicing the 7 "Leave No Trace" principles. Specifically the one about disposing of waste properly. We have ins...
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Something delicious is coming to Krause Springs this Memorial Day Weekend! The Mighty Fine (burgers, fries, and shakes)​ Food Truck will be at the springs on Saturday May 23rd from Noon - 8!!

Have any plans for Memorial Day Weekend yet?? #MFTruck
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Looks like the green is finally starting to fill in! Who's ready to take a dip into some 68° Texas Spring water?
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Happy Wednesday! It's almost the weekend!!

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Keeping Austin and Krause Spring Weird! Have a great (and slightly weird) weekend!

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Let's get lost together :)

Fan photo by spirahhh via Instagram. Send us your photos, pics@krausesprings.net or ‪#‎KrauseSprings‬ on Twitter & Instagram.
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Need to find an escape from the heat or the #ROTRally  this weekend in #Austin  ? Come dip your toes in our 68° springs!
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We hope everyone has a great and safe weekend!!
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Who's ready for the #4thofJuly  ?! Only 2 Fridays away!
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Need an escape from the #SXSW crowds? We're only a short drive away... 

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404 Krause Spring Rd Spicewood, TX 78669
404 Krause Spring RoadUSTexasSpicewood78669
(830) 693-4181krausesprings.net
Campground, Public Swimming Pool
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Public Swimming Pool
RV Park
Botanical Garden
A well-known camping & swimming site located in the beautiful Hill Country of Texas. It is located in Spicewood, Texas approximately 30 miles west of Austin.
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Forested park & campground with 32 natural springs, swimming holes, waterfalls, pool, trails & more.- Google
"Butterfly gardens, on-sire camping and RV set-ups."
"This place is cool but not amazing compared to ther swimming holes in the area."
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This was where we took our children for their first camping experience a few years ago. The staff was polite, the sites were wonderful, the waterfalls were pretty, and the cool spring fed pool was fantastic. They also had a tasty sno-cone stand. The drive to the campground goes through a working ranch; our children loved seeing the "moo moo's".
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Nelson Hernandez
a month ago
Great family place. The cliffs and rope swing are a blast but the water was a little murky after a while. Oh, and the water is cccccooold but refreshing..
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Vipul Gidda
a week ago
Pretty cool place overall. Not as big as some other swimming holes around Austin.
Stacey Pruitt
9 months ago
Rainy weekend in october provided quiet time for me, my husband,& 9 year old. Beautiful grounds with lots to do...swim pool, fish, rope swing natural pond, photo opportunities galore, star gazing, campfire, picnic, crawfishing, wind chimes in distance, butterfly garden (I really didn't explore it, bummer)... No crowds this weekend, water crisp & refreshing! Wildlife such as deer, turkey, lizards, grey squirrels, skink (the snake like lizard), turtles, crawfish, bass, perch, catfish. Opie's bbq down the street was yummy, though I didn't care for the sauce. Bluebonnet cafe in marble falls was yummy breakfast. Maybe next time we'll plan for zip line tours nearby.
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Stephen Parker
3 weeks ago
First, this place is gorgeous; however, it is not a good place for young kids, and the website was not clear about that. The terrain leading down to the river is filled with roots, slopes, and mud. If you are taking children under the age of seven, expect to have trouble getting down to the river and swimming in the river once you arrive. If you are also bringing bags/ice chest with you, it is even more difficult. Wear water shoes, not flip-flops.
Response from the owner - 3 weeks ago
Hi Stephen, thank you for coming to visit us and taking the time to leave a review. We feel like our property is a good place for families, including young kids. We have a man-made pool at the top of our property that is easy to reach and is shallow enough for kids (and adults) to enjoy. If you choose to traverse down to the natural pool below, there are 2 sets of stairs that can be used, one is easier than the other. We do have information on our website that says to bring water shoes or slip-proof shoes, located on our frequently asked questions page. Like any campsite or natural swimming pool, there will be some terrain that requires careful footing, but we don't believe that makes our property a bad place for young kids. If you feel there should be additional information on our website or have any suggestions for improvement, please feel free to contact us. Once again, thanks for visiting, we hope to see you back in the future.
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LINDSAY KENDALL
a month ago
Happy giant Cypress feed by trickling springs makes this swimming hole a family favorite. Bring a picnic and your hammock to make your visit last all day!
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Juliana Cox
a year ago
It's a good place to go with a few friends, it is fun to walk through all the tree roots and find the smaller waterfall. There are always loud drunk people but oh well sometimes it's funny. Best to bring some sort of floating device, & beware of turtles &snakes. There is also a sweet little garden with chimes to walk through.
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Nicole Stageman
a year ago
The actual place was beautiful. It is somewhat of a pain to carry picnic items down to the natural pool as there is no walkway. Also it gets very cramped since so many come and the area isn't very big. After about an hour we were done. However the staff (lady at the front) was HORRIBLE. Very rude, hateful and just ruined our entire experience. There are too many other nearby places that are a MUCH better bet.