Wild Swimming in Austin, Texas

Michael Barnes writes: “Whenever someone is considering a move to Austin, I warn them: ‘You’ll love it, but it’s hotter than Africa.’ Austinites generally find three ways to cool off during the six hottest months:

1) Travel

2) Stay indoors

3) Find water

The most popular swimming location is said to be Barton Springs and with the hot summer last year and the chance that global warming may see temperatures rise (either because it’s really happening, or because you hate the mention of it)

We could do with more places like this across the UK!

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Take a trip back in time! Discover just how many official ASA recommended outdoor swimming facility's were available to a nation keen to take the plunge back in 1912...

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