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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.
The swimming hole is the not the only draw at this Travis County Park. There's a trail as well.
Mother Neff State Park
One of the first state parks provides an interesting trail that traverses a varierty of terrain and vegetation.
Buescher State Park
Nearby Bastrop State Park may get more visitors, but Buescher has its own path through the lost pines.
Red Bud Isle
This short trail around an island in the middle of Lady Bird Lake is an ideal place to bring your dog.
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The Lone Star Hiking Trail: The Official Guide to the Longest Wilderness Footpath in Texas
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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.