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5 Ways to Live a Healthy, Active Lifestyle in Austin

Anyone seeking out a healthy, active lifestyle would enjoy themselves in Austin. With many high quality of life indicators, including a vibrant downtown scene, a variety of outdoor activities, and healthy restaurants galore, Austin, Texas is the place to be! Here are five of the top ways to enjoy a healthy lifestyle in Austin.

Walking or Biking

Living in downtown Austin is the perfect spot for an active lifestyle. On any given day you’ll see many people out and about enjoying the fresh air and exercising. Nearly everything is walkable and downtown bike lanes make the city very bike friendly. The City of Austin has installed hundreds of bicycle racks for public use downtown, and there are numerous bike rental options downtown, such as Mike's Bikes or B-Cycle, allowing you to have on-demand transportation if you don't own a bike yourself.

Spend an Afternoon Enjoying Water Sports

Within walking or biking distance from our downtown Austin condos is the beautiful Town Lake. Town Lake is actually a wide section of the Colorado River that lends itself perfectly to exciting water sports. Visitors and locals alike can rent kayaks or paddle boards, and enjoy a relaxing day surrounded by park's lush trees, wildflowers, and plenty of downtown views.

Enjoy a Cool Swim at Barton Springs Pool

This gorgeous, 1,000-foot-long natural limestone pool is fed by several underground springs, and located in Zilker Metropolitan Park, just three miles from our premier downtown luxury condominiums. Taking a refreshing dip in this 68-degree swimming hole is not only good for your body, but revitalizing to your soul. Barton Springs Pool is a local favorite to cool off in the Texas heat! If you’re an early riser, they offer free swim from 5AM-8AM and 9PM-10PM for the night owls.

Indulge in a Healthy Eating Haven

As the birthplace of Whole Foods Marketplace, you can expect countless options for healthy eating in downtown Austin. If you are fortunate enough to live in one of our downtown Austin condos, you will find yourself within walking distance to some of the best restaurants in the city. From the delicious and health boosting acai bowls of Blenders and Bowls, to the hidden gem of Caza De Luz, which features all organic, vegan, and non-processed foods, eating healthy and staying fit has never been this exciting. If you're in the need of an extra boost, be sure to check out Juiceland, where vibrant smoothies are loaded with nutritious greens and superfoods.

Join a Downtown Fitness Studio

As if living in a downtown luxury living in Austin wasn't exciting enough, you'll have access to some of the best fitness classes and studios in the country. Check out the highly rated Soul Cycle to transform the way you look and feel in only 45 minutes a day with their indoor cycling, full body workout. If you're searching for some additional calm in our day, head to Wanderlust yoga. Their highly rated trainers offer a peaceful oasis the moment you step in the door.

Come Live Your Fittest Life at 70 Rainey!

With numerous options for enjoying a healthy and active lifestyle, downtown Austin offers a vibrant scene in one of America's best places to live. If you are looking for adventure and searching to be the best version of yourself, downtown Austin may be just the place for you. With the countless options of walkable entertainment, dining, and lush outdoor spaces to exercise, it truly is a special place to be. With access to the Lady Bird Lake trail, a variety of healthy food options nearby, and an amenity deck that includes a gym and yoga terrace, 70 Rainey will offer a luxury active lifestyle for it’s residents. Learn more at our sales gallery at 78 Rainey Street today!