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Ann Hamilton Trail

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 3.5 (2)

One and a half miles of trail that winds through 55 acres of newly reconstructed prairie habitat.


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1.6

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186' 57 m

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184' 56 m

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2' 1 m

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2' 1 m

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Features Birding · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Open Tuesdays 9am-3pm and Friday/Saturday 9am-1pm.

Description

The Ann Hamilton Trail runs through the Katy Prairie Conservancy's Indiangrass Preserve. The preserve is made up of 55 acres of reconstructed prairie habitat and includes seasonal wetlands that make a great opportunity for bird watching.

The beginning portion of the trail is ADA approved and paved, allowing all guests to view the wildlife of the prairie and its wetlands. The remainder is crushed gravel, although some portions of the trail currently require invasive species removal. This is an easy trail with no steep inclines and is great for wildlife viewing and photography.

Flora & Fauna

Native coastal prairie plants including big blue stem, rattlesnake master, red love grass, etc. Wildlife includes various shore birds such as the black-necked stilt and egrets, as well as a variety of butterflies and other insects.

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Morgan Maples

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  3.5 from 2 votes

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Well-groomed trails of crushed granite, which crunch underfoot.
Apr 22, 2021 near Waller, TX
Pond near trailhead
Apr 22, 2021 near Waller, TX
Trail Map.  The numbers on the map correspond to an available audio tour narration.
Apr 22, 2021 near Waller, TX
Prairie plants off of Ann Hamilton Trail.
Nov 16, 2016 near Waller, TX

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