Low-Impact Cardio: Fitness at the Riverlodge Pool

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Beat the heat this summer by spending more time in your Austin apartments' pool. The community pool is refreshing, cool and a great place for low-impact cardio exercise. Working out in the water is easier on your joints, burns fat faster and has healing abilities including easing the pain of arthritis and helping you recover from injury … [Read more...]

Glow Stick Jars Make Perfect Summer Party Accessories

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Here at Riverlodge Apartments, we love making sure our residents have all the tips on making the most out of living in apartments in north Austin. And here's a great one for those of you hosting summer parties and looking for a touch of whimsy and fun: Why not make your own glow stick jars? They're easy to create and make a big impact. All you need is a set … [Read more...]

Unconventional Workouts: Best Places to Kayak Near Austin


Kayaking can be a great workout choice for fat burning and keeping fit and kayaking near Austin is a popular option for a family day out. One of the best family kayaking options that gives kids a great introduction to the sport is to hire a kayak at the Texas Rowing Center situated at Ladybird Lake in Austin. It's possible to hire out single, double, or … [Read more...]

5 Totally Free Things to Do in Austin This Summer


You do not have to spend a ton of cash to have a good time this summer. There are so many activities around town that do not cost any money, all you have to do is know where to look. Here are five free things to do in Austin, both in and near our Riverlodge Apartment community. Visit The Library: It is free to check out the books and most of the CDs ad … [Read more...]

3 Reasons to Join a Food Co-op in Austin

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Chances are you buy most of your groceries form a big retailer most of the time. Maybe once in a while you buy produce from a farmer’s market or local vendor, or even the mom and pop shop near your home. While big grocery stores can be convenient, they can’t compete with food co-ops in Austin when it comes to certain things. Keep reading to learn more … [Read more...]