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416 mi 670 km of trail 21 Runs

Gems 6 Gems Easy Trails 144 Trails Intermediate Trails 137 Trails Hard Trails 11 Trails
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gem Favorite Sunset on top of NW Enchanted Rock

Enchanted Rock

(19) Frederi…, TX
gem Favorite Hamilton Pool

Hamilton Pool

(8) The Hills, TX
gem Favorite View from Sculpture Falls (wintertime). Barton creek is known for its beautiful blue-green water.

Sculpture Falls

(9) Rolling…, TX
gem Favorite This is where you'll be standing if you follow the trail to its end point.

Rough Hollow Cove

(1) Lakeway, TX
gem Favorite Gormon falls

Gorman Falls

(11) Lampasas, TX
gem Favorite View from Barton Springs out towards the spill out creek finger that heads to the river.  This is a weekday! Weekends are a bit overcrowded (expect to share the space with friendly 4:20 peeps).

Barton Springs

(7) Austin, TX

Runs in Central Texas - 21

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Favorite Nature's stair stepper. It does not disappoint!
Difficult

River Place Nature Trail

5.6 mi 8.9 km • Out and Back • 620 ft Ascent 189.12 m Ascent

(47) Barton…, TX
Favorite Trickling waterfall
Intermediate

Turkey Creek Trail

2.8 mi 4.6 km • Loop • 167 ft Ascent 50.94 m Ascent

(18) Lost Creek, TX
Favorite View from Sculpture Falls (wintertime). Barton creek is known for its beautiful blue-green water.
Intermediate

Upper Barton Creek Greenbelt

5.0 mi 8.1 km • Out and Back • 299 ft Ascent 91.01 m Ascent

(14) Rolling…, TX
Favorite My son navigating us through our hike and creating new GPS tracks with the Hiking Project app ! :)
Difficult

Lakeway Canyonlands & Mt. Lakeway Scenic View

5.8 mi 9.4 km • Out and Back • 751 ft Ascent 228.8 m Ascent

(6) The Hills, TX
Favorite Pennybacker Bridge, Austin, TX
Intermediate

Pennybacker Bridge Overlook Trail

0.1 mi 0.2 km • Point to Point • 18 ft Ascent 5.49 m Ascent

(2) West La…, TX
Favorite Sloping flanks of Enchanted Rock
Intermediate

Enchanted Rock Tour

6.3 mi 10.1 km • Loop • 771 ft Ascent 234.96 m Ascent

(8) Frederi…, TX
Favorite This trail takes you to the little beach finger you see sticking out into the water on the left side of the picture.
Difficult

Lakeway Canyonlands to Rough Hollow Cove

6.0 mi 9.7 km • Out and Back • 660 ft Ascent 201.29 m Ascent

(11) Lakeway, TX
Favorite Downtown Austin Tour.
Easy

Lady Bird Lake

10.5 mi 16.8 km • Loop • 200 ft Ascent 61.1 m Ascent

(12) Rolling…, TX

Trails in Central Texas - 271

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0.6 mi 1.0 km #1Summit Trail
Difficult
Fredericksburg, TX
Difficult
0.6 mi 1.0 km Fredericksburg, TX 17 
26.4 mi 42.5 km #2Goodwater Loop Trail
Intermediate
Serenada, TX
Intermediate
26.4 mi 42.5 km Serenada, TX 24 
10.1 mi 16.2 km #3Juniper Ridge Trail
Difficult
Johnson City, TX
Difficult
10.1 mi 16.2 km Johnson City, TX
0.3 mi 0.5 km #4Trophy Trail
Difficult
Lakeway, TX
Difficult
0.3 mi 0.5 km Lakeway, TX
6.4 mi 10.3 km #5Great Escape Trail
Easy
Spicewood, TX
Easy
6.4 mi 10.3 km Spicewood, TX
0.6 mi 0.9 km #6Rim Trail
Intermediate
The Hills, TX
Intermediate
0.6 mi 0.9 km The Hills, TX
1.0 mi 1.6 km #7Canyon Trail
Intermediate
The Hills, TX
Intermediate
1.0 mi 1.6 km The Hills, TX
0.4 mi 0.7 km #8Woodlands Park and Nature Preserve Trail
Easy
Barton Creek, TX
Easy
0.4 mi 0.7 km Barton Creek, TX
1.7 mi 2.8 km #9Cibolo Creek Trail
Easy
Boerne, TX
Easy
1.7 mi 2.8 km Boerne, TX
1.5 mi 2.5 km #10Lakeside Greenbelt Trail
Intermediate
Lakeway, TX
Intermediate
1.5 mi 2.5 km Lakeway, TX
2.1 mi 3.3 km #11Dinosour Trail
Intermediate
Grape Creek, TX
Intermediate
2.1 mi 3.3 km Grape Creek, TX
0.5 mi 0.8 km #12Serene Loop Trail
Intermediate
The Hills, TX
Intermediate
0.5 mi 0.8 km The Hills, TX
0.5 mi 0.9 km #13Hamilton Greenbelt II Trail
Easy
Lakeway, TX
Easy
0.5 mi 0.9 km Lakeway, TX
0.4 mi 0.7 km #14Peninsula Pass Trail
Difficult
Lakeway, TX
Difficult
0.4 mi 0.7 km Lakeway, TX
3.9 mi 6.2 km #15Multi-Use Trail
Intermediate
Briarcliff, TX
Intermediate
3.9 mi 6.2 km Briarcliff, TX
0.5 mi 0.7 km #16Hurst Hollow Trail
Difficult
Lakeway, TX
Difficult
0.5 mi 0.7 km Lakeway, TX
3.0 mi 4.9 km #17Pine Gulch Loop
Intermediate
Smithville, TX
Intermediate
3.0 mi 4.9 km Smithville, TX
0.1 mi 0.2 km #18High Trail
Intermediate
The Hills, TX
Intermediate
0.1 mi 0.2 km The Hills, TX
0.2 mi 0.3 km #19Cave Trail
Intermediate
Moody, TX
Intermediate
0.2 mi 0.3 km Moody, TX
0.2 mi 0.3 km #20Palos Verdes Trail
Intermediate
Lakeway, TX
Intermediate
0.2 mi 0.3 km Lakeway, TX

Photos of Central Texas - 340

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The morning sun looked amazing on this field!
Jul 23, 2019 near Wyldwood, TX
Sloping flanks of Enchanted Rock
Jul 25, 2016 near Frederi…, TX
Hamilton Pool
Jan 5, 2018 near The Hills, TX
Hamilton Pool.... minus the crowds .... in the off season.  This is a great short trail just about anytime of the year... after summer crowds are gone is best  :)
Aug 28, 2017 near The Hills, TX
Hamilton Pool ....Feb 2017
Aug 9, 2017 near The Hills, TX
Nature's stair stepper. It does not disappoint!
Nov 11, 2016 near Lost Creek, TX
Tranquil waterfalls.
Nov 11, 2016 near Barton…, TX
Sunset on top of NW Enchanted Rock
Nov 22, 2017 near Frederi…, TX

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