Thank you Krause family for sharing this peaceful land with the public!! My family and I have been coming here for decades. We were there out of season (Oct 2014) and were the only trailer camper there for the night which was a little eerie. The Swimming Pool. Call our office at (830) 693-4181 for availability and reservations. Families bring their kids down, where everyone can enjoy the rope swing, a cave, a waterfall, and bobbing around the spring in floaties. Make a note that this venue is cash only. They can be contacted via phone at (830) 693-4181 for pricing, directions, reservations and more. It is located in Spicewood, Texas approximately 30 miles west of Austin. There is an area with some pretty cool landscaping. We can’t get enough of Texas swimming holes in the summertime. My husband and I spent our time on the hammock, resting and relaxing. It’s only about $14.00 per night. Down another flight of stairs is the natural spring swimming area. The bathrooms are VERY clean and include showers (they are cold but a welcome treat in Texas usually) – plus you’re camping, having running water is a huge bonus. Swimming hole & campgrounds. At Krause Springs, there are a lot of tent & car camping spots available very close to the start/finish area. This large area to the right of the entrance is absolutely gorgeous and serene. For water and nature lovers, this campground is a paradise, with fresh water and plenty of trees, creating an amazing atmosphere that's perfect for swimming, group fun and long days by … So many people had recommended Krause Springs to us, and I’m glad we finally made the trip! I would absolutely come here again if in the area. After parking in a dirt lot and entering through a gate, you’ll be asked to pay your entry fee. We only send out our “Best of the Austinot” newsletter twice a month. Krause Springs typically doesn’t do tent camping reservations, because they have so much room for tents. Adults pay $8.00 per person stay as long as you like. You feel like you're driving off in to an enchanted forest. RV camping requires reservations, tent camping is first-come, first-served. This is good if you have really young children. Welcome to Krause Springs is a well-known camping & swimming site located in the beautiful Hill Country of Texas. Krause Springs is located at 424 County Road 404 Spicewood, TX 78669. Down at the bottom is the natural swimming hole. There’s an additional fee of $15 if you are booking an RV camping site. Can’t wait to take the kids. You will slip and if you are unlucky will fall very hard so be careful! They have camp grounds and regular areas to hang out prices vary based on age and your wants. Maybe reducing the price a bit would help out. Krause Springs is located in the beautiful town of Spicewood, Texas and is a great spot for an easy-going southern escape. Only cons (for completeness sake) – no dogs, cash only, gate closes at 9pm so get here early for camping…. It is located in Spicewood, Texas approximately 30 miles northwest of Austin. It’s a refreshing treat to swim in the Springs during the hot summers of Texas! CLOSED "I know that everyone loves Hamilton Pool, and with good reason. 66 898 personnes étaient ici. You know, like concert tickets, gift cards, and other cool stuff. Good availability and great rates. KRAUSE SPRINGS is a well-known camping & swimming site located in the beautiful Hill Country of Texas, approximately 30 miles west of Austin. There are some shaded picnic tables and grills available. I’d love to hear your Krause Springs tips. You swim out to the opposite side of the spring to get to it. Went with my husband during warmer season. Our information, reviews and photos suggest that if you have an electric powered device this destination has electric service available. Krause Springs is a true desert oasis - a natural swimming hole fed by 32 crisp, cool springs at an invigorating 68 degrees (even during drier seasons!). While we continue to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, please take proper precautions or add them to your bucket list to see at a later date. Krause Springs, Spicewood: See 263 reviews, articles, and 235 photos of Krause Springs, ranked No.1 on Tripadvisor among 15 attractions in Spicewood. Krause Springs in Spicewood, Texas: 3 reviews, 0 photos, & 0 tips from fellow RVers. Yes the water isn’t as clear / blue as some of the other watering holes, but it’s still lovely. Krause Springs also has RV Hook-Ups. They also have camping areas where you can stay over night. Krause Springs has a first come first served primitive tent camping section … It’s 97% What’s your favorite part of each visit? Filed Under: Activities, Day Trips, Discoveries Tagged With: swimming. Would love to hear from you in a comment if you have tips to share! If camping is in your plans, there is primitive tent camping as well as 24 RV sites with water and electricity available. It got really crowded later, so we ended up leaving before more crowd flooded in. You can call 830-693-4181 to get an idea of availability before you head out. Thanks for sharing the info and photos . Part of the camping area at Krause Springs. One of the fun things about the lower area is the rope swing. What’s always important is customer service, anywhere you show your face… The people that run this establishment have awesome customer service skills. Smoking, glass containers and dogs are all prohibited at Krause Springs. you forgot to give a rating. There is another garden area (like Japanese garden) to the right side of the entrance. There is a small man made pool just below the office which is filled with spring water. The rocks are really slippery so you need to be careful. It's not just a lake, it's a lifestyle ! Check it out! Parks. For updates on capacity, call 830-693-4181. The pool is fairly deep. Tent camping at Krause Springs is available on a first-come first-served basis. But the water temperature is extremely refreshing and that’s the bottom line when it comes to Texas summer. Krause Springs is a private campground that has fabulous scenery. We came on Labor Day weekend and we’re amazed it wasn’t completely crazy. RV sites with hookups are available with advanced reservations. The upper level has been made into a swimming pool and looks very nice. Grelle Recreation Area (4) 6 min. We got there in the morning, and we literally were the first to get there. Chet visits one of the best swimming holes in Texas - Krause Springs. See all. Your Rating The only down side is that it felt rather expensive to get into the spring for a day. Biographie. Day fees are $6 for 12 and up, $4 for 4-11 year olds, and free for 4 and under. Nice family friendly environment. Fees are determined by visitor age and purpose. There’s an air compressor to fill up floaties near the entrance, and now you’re all ready to get in the water! Camp alongside this blue lagoon near Austin for a truly magical experience. Created with SpaceCraft SpaceCraft It offers camping and swimming in their historic natural springs. Firewood is sold on site, but you can bring your own. Anyway, the scenery is gorgeous, the rope swing is a hit, and it’s just lovely. This private property offers tent and RV camping, a serene garden, and two different swimming areas. Over the last half-century, this privately owned park has been groomed the landscape that you see today. We went to swim in the springs and were not disappointed. Follow along to help support and learn more about local businesses, artists, and events. The metal staircase is not for the faint of heart. I’m not sure how deep, but I did wade out to an area where the water was up to my neck. 5 Restaurants within 5 miles. There are two swimming areas. Grab a snow cone on the way down if you like. This electric service may be 20 amp, 30 amp, or 50 amp and may or may not be available at all campsites. The ticket price or pass for visiting Krause Springs is given in this page. We always have unique content on The Austinot and we love to give things away. Camping, light hiking, and swimming are all available. 226 reviews of Krause Springs - Temp. We saw a number of people slip, fortunately without sustaining injuries. There are pretty pools when you first enter, and those are good for kids to play in too. Upon arrival, we parked in a dirt lot and headed to the office to pay for the visitor’s fee. Located at 404 Krause Spring Rd., Krause Springs is about an hour from Austin, depending on 71-West congestion. 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