Lago Vista offers miles of shoreline on Lake Travis (see AUSTIN). There is year-round golfing, tennis, boat and jet-ski rental, fishing excursions and kayaking in the area. It is the gateway to the Balcones Canyonlands National Wildlife Refuge (see MARBLE FALLS). Events include the La Primavera Lago Vista Bicycle Race in March, Jonestown Cajun Cook-Off in March, plus Friends of Balcones Canyonlands Songbird Festival in April. Jonestown celebrates migrating Chimney Swifts at SwiftFest in August.


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