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34 mi 55 km of trail 0 Runs

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gem Favorite Dino tracks, covered mostly in mud and moss. Probably wrong time of year to go. Dry summer days is probably best.

Dinosaur Tracks and Hill Country Overlook

(3) Helotes, TX

Trails in Government Canyon State Natural Area - 14

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4.1 mi 6.6 km #1Joe Johnston Route
Intermediate
Helotes, TX
Intermediate
4.1 mi 6.6 km Helotes, TX
5.0 mi 8.0 km #2Black Hill Loop
Intermediate/Difficult
Helotes, TX
Intermediate/Difficult
5.0 mi 8.0 km Helotes, TX
1.6 mi 2.6 km #3Wildcat Canyon Trail
Intermediate
Helotes, TX
Intermediate
1.6 mi 2.6 km Helotes, TX
1.0 mi 1.7 km #4Overlook Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Helotes, TX
Easy/Intermediate
1.0 mi 1.7 km Helotes, TX
0.6 mi 0.9 km #5Little Windmill Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Helotes, TX
Easy/Intermediate
0.6 mi 0.9 km Helotes, TX
2.0 mi 3.2 km #6Savannah Loop
Easy
Helotes, TX
Easy
2.0 mi 3.2 km Helotes, TX
2.9 mi 4.7 km #7Far Reaches Trail
Intermediate
Helotes, TX
Intermediate
2.9 mi 4.7 km Helotes, TX
4.7 mi 7.5 km #8Lytle's Loop
Easy/Intermediate
Helotes, TX
Easy/Intermediate
4.7 mi 7.5 km Helotes, TX
4.5 mi 7.3 km #9Sendero Balcones
Intermediate/Difficult
Helotes, TX
Intermediate/Difficult
4.5 mi 7.3 km Helotes, TX
2.7 mi 4.3 km #10Twin Oaks Trail
Intermediate
Helotes, TX
Intermediate
2.7 mi 4.3 km Helotes, TX
2.5 mi 4.0 km #11Caroline's Loop
Intermediate
Helotes, TX
Intermediate
2.5 mi 4.0 km Helotes, TX
0.5 mi 0.8 km #12Sendero Travesero
Intermediate/Difficult
Helotes, TX
Intermediate/Difficult
0.5 mi 0.8 km Helotes, TX
1.3 mi 2.0 km #13Recharge Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Helotes, TX
Easy/Intermediate
1.3 mi 2.0 km Helotes, TX
0.8 mi 1.3 km #14La Subida Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Helotes, TX
Intermediate/Difficult
0.8 mi 1.3 km Helotes, TX

Photos of Government Canyon State Natural Area - 13

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Zizelmann House along the Joe Johnston Trail
Oct 13, 2019 near Helotes, TX
Beginning of Joe Johnston Trail
Oct 13, 2019 near Helotes, TX
The Crossroads
Mar 29, 2019 near Helotes, TX
There are dino markers every .25 miles to remind you of how far your children still have to travel. :-)
Oct 13, 2019 near Helotes, TX
Wildcat Canyon Trail
Mar 29, 2019 near Helotes, TX
Jim Johnston Trail
Mar 29, 2019 near Helotes, TX
Dry creekbed along Wildcat Canyon Trail
Mar 29, 2019 near Helotes, TX
Government Canyon.
Sep 6, 2017 near Helotes, TX

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