Trail Run Project Logo

Dogwood Trail

 3.0 (1)

1.3 Miles 2.1 Kilometers


99%

Runnable

112' 34 m

Ascent

-47' -14 m

Descent

2%

Avg Grade (1°)

6%

Max Grade (3°)

405' 124 m

High

340' 104 m

Low

Shared By Karl W

Conditions


Unknown

Getting forecast...

The main part of the Dogwood Trail travels from Prairie Branch Campground to Prairie Branch Loop.

Karl W

Dogs Leashed

Features -none-

Description

This trail connects many of the main parts of the park on the prairie branch peninsula part of the park. As a result, where it begins is a little subjective, and one leg is mapped as a connector (see Dogwood - Nature Center Connector).

If you are in the Prairie Branch Campground, the trail heads south to the parking area near the shelters. From there, it heads northeast more-or-less along the park road. It forms a three-way intersection with itself after a bit less than half a mile—here you can continue on the Dogwood Trail (mapped as Dogwood - Nature Center Connector) north to the Nature Center, or turn left/west into a forest of tall pines.

The trail will meet another park road and an unmarked forest road, so keep an eye out for the light-blue blazes as the trail zigzags a bit. The trail ends on the Prairie Branch Loop, which you can use to get back to the Prairie Branch Campground where this description began to make a nice short loop.

Contacts

Land Manager: Texas State Parks

You & This Trail


Rate Quality


   Clear Rating

Rate Difficulty

Share This Trail

Your Check-Ins

Check-Ins

none

Trail Ratings

  3.0 from 1 vote

#17335

Overall
  3.0 from 1 vote
5 Star
0%
4 Star
0%
3 Star
100%
2 Star
0%
1 Star
0%
Rankings

#528

in Texas

#17,335

Overall
3 Views Last Month
92 Since Sep 9, 2017
Easy Easy

100%
0%
0%
0%
0%
0%

0 Comments

Trail Run Project is part of the REI Co-op family,
where a life outdoors is a life well lived.

Shop REI Running