Bob Wentz Park - Windsurfing

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Simply put, this is the best spot on Lake Travis if you're looking for prime windsurfing.

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Taylor Reilly


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Destination Distance From Downtown

11.2 miles


3 of 5 diamonds

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All Seasons

All Seasons

Dog Friendly


Fees Permits


$10 Fee for day use

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Bob Wentz Park



Not everyone thinks of windsurfing when they think of Austin, yet this spot on Lake Travis offers a consistent year-round destination for windsurfers of all levels. Park access is very easy -- although it may be crowded during the popular summer months, as it attracts families, boaters, divers and other water enthusiasts. 

What Makes It Great

There's a consistent breeze that is enough to put the wind in your sails but rarely so strong that it causes disruptive waves. With great access and good conditions, it's a fine place to get your surf on. 

Who is Going to Love It

If you windsurf, you likely have already been here -- and will be back again. It's one of the better lakes for windsurfing. There's a good community here, so it is a good spot to start the sport if you've never tried it before. 

Directions, Parking, & Regulations

As a Travis County Park, Bob Wentz requires a $10 daily vehicle fee – a pass that gets your car into any other county park for the day. Amenities include restrooms, picnic areas, boat ramps and shaded pavilions.

The address is 7144 Comanche Trail, Austin, TX 78732. 

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Bob Wentz Park -- Windy Point

7144 Comanche Trail
Austin, TX, 78732
30.415419, -97.896392

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