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Take a Walk on the Wild Side of Barton Springs Pool in Austin, Texas

Barton Springs Pool in Austin, Texas
Barton Springs Pool in Austin, Texas. Photo courtesy of the Austin Convention & Visitors Bureau.

You probably came here thinking you’d learn more about one of Austin’s treasures – Barton Springs Pool. Believe me, what you’ll find when you watch this YouTube video will teach you quite a bit about what goes on at Barton Springs.

Need a laugh? I came across a little gem in the Austinist’s daily newsletter, and it’s something I have to share. If you’ve ever gone to Barton Springs Pool in Austin, Texas, then you get the scene. Ha!

Thanks to John “Jinx” McGee and Taylor Powell for the video. Sequel, please!

God damn, I love this city!!

If you’d like to purchase Jinx’s music, “Barton Sprangs” is now available on iTunes.

Keeping Austin weird, wonderful, and WILD!

The original Austinist article is found here. I recommend subscribing to the Austinist to keep up with politics, ATX news, and funny stories.

What are your experiences at Barton Sprangs? Don’t be shy – share what you’ve seen and experienced.