Mount Bonnell offers a spectacular view of Lake Austin vertical portrait view.jpg
Mount Bonnell is a prominent point alongside Lake Austin in Austin, Texas. It has been a popular tourist destination since the 1850s. The mount provides a vista for viewing the city of Austin, Lake Austin, and the surrounding hills. There is a short trail to go along with the spectacular views that draw so many people there. Mount Bonnell is generally considered the highest point in Austin at 775 feet.