CrossFit Twisted A Fitness is a great place to drop-in for travelers headed to or thru Austin, TX. They have a large, well-equipped box, climbing equipment, basketball hoops and are located right off I35S. Crossfit Master Rodney Anderson offers a structured and very thorough warm-up, technical coaching and plenty of encouragement. They are also open to out-of-towners who just want somewhere to lift.
For anyone moving to Austin, Twisted A offers good CrossFit community and an informal, laid-back atmosphere that is accepting of both beginners and experienced Crossfitters. Good with kids.