From Austin take Texas 71, turn north on Spur 191, and proceed approximately one mile to Spicewood. Continue traveling north 1.1 miles on Burnet County Road 410 to CR 411, which is a gravel road. Proceed approximately 1.5 miles north to the entrance for the Narrows Recreation Area.
The World’s Most Amazing Swimming Holes Technically, a “swimming hole” is any deep place for swimming in a stream, lake or river. But for this post the editors decided on a more ridged set of criteria: First, we considered only swimming spots that were inside some sort of hole in the earth. Second, we decided to count only naturally occurring swimming holes. Finally, we only considered swimming holes that offered temperate waters.