Redbud Ropeswing


Collin Baker tosses a rope swing up to the next participant as a dog watches swimmers off Red Bud Isle on Town Lake. With temperatures routinely in the 100s, Austinites look to swimming holes as a cheap or free way to cool off.


Collin Baker scales a hand-made wooden ladder nailed to a tree near Red Bud Isle Sunday afternoon. Red Bud Isle is a popular dog park on Lake Austin where dog owners and swimmers routinely take a break from the Texas heat.

Trent Lesikar | Daily Texan Staff