Walk All Over Texas!
You'll find hundreds of hikes listed in our hiking database that cover thousands of miles all over the state. You can use Texas Hiking to record your trail adventures to track where you've hiked and how far you've gone, even map them.
Blunn Creek Preserve
Deep in the heart of old South Austin, this little green gem includes an enjoyable trail.
Palo Duro - Givens, Spicer & Lowry Running Trail
This trail takes you to the edge of the park and it's not just for runners!
Colorado Bend State Park - Spice Wood Springs Trail
This trail ascends with Spicewood Creek from the Colorado River to the top of the main ridge in the park.
Caprock Canyons - Canyon Rim Trail
This out and back trail is not too far from the park headquarters and provides a relatively easy option for the park.
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Lone Star Hiking Trail: The Official Guide
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One of the hidden jewels of Texas, the Lone Star Hiking Trail is the only long-distance National Recreation Trail in the state. At 128 miles (including loop trails), it is also the state's longest continuously marked and maintained footpath. Located in the famed Big Thicket area in east Texas, the trail is well-suited for both short and long hikes (of up to 10 days), appealing to dayhikers, overnight backpackers and long-distance hikers. The LSHT lies between the major metro centers of Houston-Galveston, Dallas-Fort Worth, Austin, and San Antonio--home to more than 8 million people just a 2-hour drive from the trail. The author, a Texas native, is an experienced long-distance hiker who has thru-hiked the Appalachian Trail, the Pacific Crest Trail, and many other nationally recognized long-distance trails throughout the U.S. This is the first guidebook to the trail and is officially endorsed and promoted by the Lone Star Hiking Trail Club.