Lots to offer, not many people

The hike and bike trail part of the trail system encircles numerous playgrounds and playing fields.
User: Austin Explorer - 8/13/2005

Location: Williamson County Regional Park

Rating:
Difficulty:  Solitude:
Miles Hiked: 4.08 Miles  Elapsed Time: 1 hour, 38 minutes

Comments: For a multi-use park, there weren't a lot of people here. Even the hike and bike trail provided a bit of solitude in places. This park could easily handle several times the number. Maybe they're planning on Williamson County growing lots more.

On the nature trail portion of the park I didn't see or hear another person at all. The nature trail features a soft mulch surface throughout its length, making it easy on the feet.



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