Outside the Rock: Lake Travis Waterloo Adventures

(Central TX) –Lake Travis Waterloo Adventures (LTWA) will open this Saturday, May 14 for the full summer season. This exciting adventure offers guests “The Ultimate Lake Experience,” which includes a floating water park and obstacle course, access to a beautifully landscaped private resort-style beach, and a boat ride to and from Adventure Island located at 14529 Pocohontas Trail, Leander, TX 78641.

In addition to the timed admission on the “Floating Challenge Course”, a course larger than 2 football fields, guests can spend the day at Adventure Island playing beach games, swimming, and exploring the additional water attractions in the Aqua Park area, including a massive 14-foot climbing tower, the Ice Tower XXL, the Free Fall Supreme water slide standing 16.5-feet tall, The Springboard Jump Tower with multiple levels, and an amazing 25-foot trampoline.  But “The Ultimate Lake Experience” would not be complete without some relaxation. While the kids continue to burn energy after the hour-long session on the Floating Obstacle Course, adults can relax in the shade on a hammock or lounge chair and enjoy one of the most spectacular views of Lake Travis. Complimentary amenities include resort style chaise loungers and umbrellas, floating picnic tables, saddle floats, hammocks, personal drink coolers, lockers and beach games. Adventure Island also offers food and beverages, including wine, beer and frozen drinks.

The highlight of LTWA is the “Floating Challenge Course” designed by Wibit, a German company that created the inflatable water park industry and continues to revolutionize play on the water. Built for beginners to experts, the 600-foot water playground offers a wide array of fun and challenging obstacles, including climbing walls, monkey bars, slides, hurdles, balance beams, bridges and so much more. Over 21 different elements allow you to test your agility and skills while bonding with family and friends. Guests must be at least 7 years of age and 45” tall to play on the course.

Lake Travis Waterloo Adventures will be open May 14 through the end of September; upon opening, hours of operation will be Saturday – Sunday from 11:00am – 1:00pm; with varying hours from 11:00am – 5:00pm for extended spring hours beginning May 26 open Thursday – Monday; extended summer hours beginning June 22 open Wednesday – Monday; and ending season hours beginning August 27 open Saturday – Sunday. Please check online for what the hours are for your desired adventure. Cost for LTWA’s Adventure Island excursion is $63. Those looking to push their limits can purchase a second session on the exhilarating challenge course for only an additional $10. Reservations are required. Water shoes and sunscreen are recommended. For more information, call 512-614-1979 or visit www.waterlooadventures.com.

Adrenaline junkies looking for more thrills and chills, can take on both Lake Travis adventures this summer. Lake Travis Zipline Adventures, also located at Adventure Island, offers a 3-hour tour with 5 of the fastest and longest ziplines in Texas, ranging from 300 feet to over 2800 feet. In between gliding across beautiful canyons and soaring over Lake Travis, zipliners will take nature hikes through the Texas Hill Country with a professional tour guide.

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