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Public Notice: Oaks, Highways, and No Pickleball?
A potpourri of upcoming happenings
"...Sign up now at, go down to the Rowing Dock any time between Sept. 25 to Oct. 25..."

Sept. 17, 2021 News Column by Nick Barbaro

A Guide to Austin Lakes and What to Do on Them
Boating, ziplining, and more water activities to enjoy
"...individual motorized boats, making for calmer waters for kayakers. Rowing Dock and Zilker Park Boat Rentals have kayaks available..."

Aug. 24, 2021 Chronolog Post by Avery Wohleb

Roll, Colorado, Roll: Rowing Dock Makes Waves With Black Austin Tours
Javier Wallace teaches Austinites about the connection between the Colorado River and Black history
"...Roll into Austin-based water sport-rental company Rowing Dock, and you'll find a new tour titled "Roll,..."

June 25, 2021 News Feature by Cody Song

Pet Issue Giveaway
"...a contest for prizes including a paddle pass to Rowing Dock and a pair of tickets to Radical Reels..."

Feb. 10, 2017 Features Feature

Gay Place
DJ GirlFriend continues to make space for queers and also raise funds for some hard-workin' orgs
"...Meet, mingle, and get sporty! Wed., July 20, 6:30-8:30pm. Rowing Dock, 2418 Stratford, 512/459-0999."

July 15, 2016 Column by Sarah Marloff

Boot Camp Challenge: Week One
If Barack Obama can become president, I can certainly lose 16 pounds in six weeks
"...Thu., Jan. 22, 6am: Day 3 Rifles and Rowing Made it on time, which is a good thing..."

Jan. 24, 2009 Sports Post by Mark Fagan

Playing Through
Realize your long-held rowing dreams at the Texas Rowing Center
" meet, real Abercrombie & Fitch kind of guys, rowing together as one...."

April 25, 2008 Column by Thomas Hackett

Summer Camp Guide
"...With instruction ranging from hip-hop to gaming, golf to rowing, and interior design to Web publishing, there's something here..."

April 28, 2006 Features Feature by Nora Ankrum

Point Austin: Beside the Point
Bowing to public pressure, city declines to change management of Zilker's canoe rental service from longtime concessionaire Zilker Park Boat Rentals
"...both bids – although the Thomases have operated their Rowing Dock boat rental service, also on Town Lake, for..."

Dec. 23, 2005 News Column by Wells Dunbar

The Canoe Conundrum
Longtime proprietors of Town Lake's canoe rental franchise get sent up the river without a paddle
"...winning company, an offshoot of rowboat and kayak vendor Rowing Dock, will pull the paddles out from under the..."

Dec. 16, 2005 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

Getting on the KUTting Edge
Austin NPR affiliate's lofty goals aim well beyond the status quo
"...station's annual report. He is shown standing on the dock of the Austin Rowing Club, feet apart, gazing toward..."

Nov. 25, 2005 News Feature by Kevin Brass

2005 Kids Summer Camps
An annotated list of several places where kids could be going this summer to enjoy physically and mentally invigorating activities
"...ROWING DOCK sets sail to Town Lake for all-boating, all-floating..."

April 29, 2005 Features Feature

Summer Fun
Where one might rent a boat or other watercraft in Austin should one wish to do so
"...Capital Cruises Hyatt Regency Boat Dock, 480-9264"

May 14, 2004 Features Feature by Meiling Guentzel

Naked City
Off the Desk:
" in charge of renting boating equipment and providing rowing instruction along Town Lake. Well, sort of.In a compromise..."

April 16, 1999 News Feature

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