McKinney Falls State Park Photos

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the old homestead
homestead ruins (Photo by jimmy peace)
at the falls
very crowded (Photo by jimmy peace)
Fossil
A fossil in a stone on the Homestead Trail. (Photo by heatharcadia)
Geocache GCC9A - TPW
A Geocache along the Homestead Trail. Though the container has been replaced, this is a very old Geocache, one of the first ones placed. (Photo by heatharcadia)
McKinney Homestead
The remains of the McKinney Homestead. (Photo by heatharcadia)
Lower Falls
Lower Falls (Photo by heatharcadia)
Another View Of The Trail
The trails are well-marked and easy to follow. Some trails also have distance markers. (Photo by Lone_Star)
Upper Falls
The Upper Falls is a nice, scenic spot. (Photo by Lone_Star)
View Of The Trail
The natural surface trails take you through some nice areas. (Photo by Lone_Star)
Lower Falls
The lower falls pour into a nice natural pool. (Photo by Lone_Star)
Onion Creek
A scenic view of Onion Creek. (Photo by Lone_Star)
Rock Shelter
This rock shelter overlooks Onion Creek. (Photo by Lone_Star)
Park Sign
This is the entrance sign to the park. (Photo by Lone_Star)
upper falls
upper falls (Photo by jimmy peace)
hole in rock
natural carving (Photo by jimmy peace)
homestead
pic of the homestead (Photo by jimmy peace)
tree reflection
reflection in the water (Photo by jimmy peace)
Iron Rods
There are several of these iron rods staked into the rock on both sides of the creek. This is just upstream from the McKinney grist mill, but I'm not sure what, if anything, it had to do with that. (Photo by Austin Explorer)
Lunar Landscape
The start of the Homestead Trail leading to Onion Creek is a large, continuous slab of limestone. (Photo by Austin Explorer)
Onion Creek, near the lower falls
This picture is taken at the bank of Onion creek, only 20-30 feet from the trail. (Photo by ee_achee)
Old Tree
Old tree on Upper Onion Creek Trail. (Photo by tjbustem)
Rock Shelter
Rock shelter on trail of same name. (Photo by tjbustem)
Onion Creek
Taken from Onion Creek Trail. (Photo by tjbustem)
Homestead Trail Bridge
This is a beautiful trail with plenty of scenery. (Photo by tjbustem)
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