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Why Everyone Can't Stop Talking About This Dreamy Waterfall in Texas

Picture of Luke Abrahams
Social Content Editor
Updated: 31 March 2017
A hidden treasure in America is giving travellers a dose of serious wanderlust…

Deep in Texas’ Hamilton Pool Preserve you’ll find a dazzling jade-green natural pool…

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© Mmcgowan / Shutterstock

It was created when the dome of a raging underground-river collapsed because of thousands of years of erosion.

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© Yusuke Wakita / Shutterstock

Located just a few miles west of Austin, the ultra pretty pool has been an extremely popular summer swimming spot for visitors, locals and the occasional stray bear.

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© Richard A McMillin / Shutterstock

Encompassing over 200 acres of beautiful green lushness, the real star of the show is a 50 ft. waterfall that plunges into the sparkly pool.

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© Fotoluminate LLC / Shutterstock

Best part is, you can swim and take a dip in this mini-paradise yourself!

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© Chintla / Shutterstock

Don’t believe how beautiful this place is? Check out the awesome video below!

Fancy visiting for yourself, here’s everything you need to know!

Hours of operation: 9 A.M.–5:30 P.M. daily

Entrance fee: $15/vehicle (Cash only)
For rules and more information visit the Travis County Park Website.

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