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.
The Triassic Trail provides some of the only canyon top hiking in the park. Here Coppertone traverses a ridge between peaks. [Palo Duro - CCC Trail]
McKinney Falls - Onion Creek
An easy paved path suitable for an evening stroll before hitting the sack at a nearby camping spot.
Slaughter Creek Preserve Trail
An Austin-area parcel set aside to protect water quality serves double duty as a hiking and biking venue.
McKinney Falls - Homestead Trail
Cross the creek at McKinney Falls and get a tree covered trail that passes by several landmarks of an early settler.
Turkey Creek Trail
Austin's leash free trail lets dogs cool their heels at the many creek crossings.
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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.