Category: Hike

River Place Nature Trail 3/20/16

  Sunday, March 20, 2016   River Place Again Mid 60s, sunny, and beautiful Just under 7 miles   Well, I did say this was the best trail in Austin, so I’ve been out here a lot lately.  I especially wanted to come out…

Bauerle Ranch Park 3/19/16

  Saturday, March 19, 2016   Hike: Bauerle Ranch Park, Austin, TX Weather: mid 60s, sunny, clear Hikers: Ian and Biff Length: 5.77 miles   I found a new hike I wanted to try down in South Austin.  I’ve taken to just cruising around…

Onion Creek Greenbelt 3/5/16

  Saturday, March 5, 2016   Onion Creek Greenbelt, Austin, TX About 5 miles   This was a new hike for us in the Austin area.  We’ve hit most trails in and around Travis County at least once, but there are a few down…

River Place Nature Trail 2/21/2016

  Sunday, February 21, 2016   Hiking River Place with Greg and Cat I’m trying a new format for this post because my normal way feels too structured.  So I’m just going to write and see what happens.  We got Greg and Cat and…

Upper Purgatory Creek Natural Area, San Marcos, TX – 2/6/2016

  Saturday, February 6, 2016   Hike: Upper Purgatory Creek Natural Area – San Marcos, TX Weather: clear, cool, mid-50s Hikers: Ian Length: 2.83 miles   After over a month of no hiking due to scheduling conflicts, I was beginning to have withdrawals so…

Hamilton Greenbelt – Lakeway 1/3/16

  Sunday, January 3, 2016   Hike: Hamilton Greenbelt – Lakeway, TX Weather: chilly, clear, mid 40s Hikers: Ian, Court, Biff Length: 4.2 miles   For the first hike of the year, we decided to finish the Hamilton Greenbelt trail we had done most…

Balcones Canyonlands NWR – Doeskin Ranch 12/18/15

  Friday, December 18, 2015   Hike: Balcones Canyonlands National Wildlife Refuge – Doeskin Ranch, NW of Austin, TX Weather: clear, cold, low 40s Hikers: Ian Length: 4.53 miles   I drove out to Doeskin Ranch on a solo hike in the Balcones Canyonlands…