Category: Hike

Canyon Lake – Madrone Trail 4/27/19

Saturday, April 27th, 2019 Canyon Lake, TX – Madrone Trail warm, sunny, mid 80s Ian, Court, Biff, Finn 4.4 miles Hey, we found a new trail! New to us anyway. We drove out to Canyon Lake, near New Braunfels, and did most of this…

Barton Creek Greenbelt – Full Length 4/14/19

Sunday, April 14, 2019 Barton Creek Greenbelt – Full Length Perfect weather – sunny and 70s Ian, Court, Brian, Biff, and Finn 8.9 miles I have never done the full Greenbelt end to end so we decided to tackle it with my buddy Brian…

Pedernales Falls SP – Jones Spring 3/31/19

Sunday, March 31, 2019 Pedernales Falls SP – Jones Spring Chilly, overcast, 40s-60s Ian, Court, Biff, Finn 6.5 miles We got out to Pedernales Falls and did some of the trails in the southern part of the park that are much less traveled than…

McKinney Roughs 3/10/19

March 10, 2019 Ian, Court, Biff, Finn Overcast and cool 5.4 miles One of our favorite hikes near Austin is at McKinney Roughs Nature Preserve. It is run by the LCRA and has gotten a lot more maintenance lately because they opened a zip…

Riverplace Nature Trail 2/24/19

Went out with Greg to the Riverplace Nature Trail the week before they started charging $10/head/pet to hike there. I do understand the need to limit crowds, as it has gotten extremely popular, but $10/dog? That seems a bit overboard. Anyway, we did the…

Rim Trail, Lakeway, TX 2/17/19

Hike: Rim Trail, Lakeway, TX Weather: cool, sunny, mid 60s Hikers: Ian, Court, Biff, Finn Length: 3.14 miles This was a nice short hike back out in Lakeway starting from the Mt. Lakeway trail head. Our goal was to take the trail all the…

Balcones Canyonlands NWR – Doeskin Ranch 1/20/19

Sunday, January 20, 2019 Hike: Balcones Canyonlands NWR – Doeskin Ranch Weather: cool, clear, mid 50s Hikers: Ian and Greg Length: 3.7 miles This is one of my favorite hikes, though I don’t do it that often because there are no dogs allowed due…