Category: Texas

Hill Country State Natural Area 5/23/20

Saturday, May 23, 2020 Hike: Hill Country State Natural Area near Bandera, TX – Wilderness and Spring Branch Trails Weather: Partly cloudy, breezy, HOT, mid 90s Hikers: Ian, Court, Biff, Finn Length: 4 miles First hike of the Covid Era! We finally broke out… Continue Reading “Hill Country State Natural Area 5/23/20”

Inks Lake Overnight – 11/30/19 – 12/1/19

November 30 – December 1, 2019 Annual Thanksgiving Trip Ian, Court, Biff, Finn We took our annual Thanksgiving trip out to Inks Lake for an overnight. We had originally planned on doing two nights, but the weather the first night was not looking fun… Continue Reading “Inks Lake Overnight – 11/30/19 – 12/1/19”

Riverplace Nature Trail 10/19/19

Saturday, October 19, 2019 Hike: Riverplace Nature Trail Weather: HUMID Hikers: Ian solo with full pack Length: 6.5 miles Hey it’s been forever since I last blogged, but I’m not dead! Here in Austin we had a really hot August and then the hottest… Continue Reading “Riverplace Nature Trail 10/19/19”

Bull Creek Greenbelt 7/27/19

Saturday, July 27, 2019 Bull Creek Greenbelt Ian solo 2.6 miles Just a few early morning pics from a quick hike at Bull Creek a few weeks back. August has been mostly 100+ every day, so hiking is not really in the cards. May… Continue Reading “Bull Creek Greenbelt 7/27/19”

Hamilton Greenbelt – Lakeway, TX 6/23/19

Sunday, June 23, 2019 Hamilton Greenbelt – Lakeway, TX Ian, Court, Biff, Finn Humid, but nice 2.8 miles Another trip out to Hamilton Greenbelt. Great little trail out in Lakeway that isn’t crowded and winds around through the woods and streams and eventually drains… Continue Reading “Hamilton Greenbelt – Lakeway, TX 6/23/19”

Pedernales Falls SP – Trammel Crossing Trail 5/27/19

Monday, May 27th, 2019 Pedernales Falls State Park – Trammel Crossing Trail Partly cloudy, warm, upper 80s Ian solo 5 miles I finally got out to Pedernales when the river was low enough to cross over to the other side for the 5 mile… Continue Reading “Pedernales Falls SP – Trammel Crossing Trail 5/27/19”

Reimer’s Ranch – Mtn Bike Trail partial 5/19/19

Sunday, May 19th, 2019 Reimer’s Ranch – Mountain Bike Trail – partial HUMID, hot, upper 80s Ian, Court, Biff, Finn Only about a mile This will be a fairly short entry, but had to get it in. We headed out to Reimer’s Ranch for… Continue Reading “Reimer’s Ranch – Mtn Bike Trail partial 5/19/19”

St. Edward’s Park 5/5/19

Sunday, May 5th, 2019 St. Edward’s Park – various trails warm, partly sunny, humid Ian, Court, Biff, Finn 2.6 miles Another trip out to St. Edward’s Park, one of Austin’s hidden gems. It was Finn’s 2nd birthday and he’d never been here. Water was… Continue Reading “St. Edward’s Park 5/5/19”

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… Continue Reading “Canyon Lake – Madrone Trail 4/27/19”

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… Continue Reading “Barton Creek Greenbelt – Full Length 4/14/19”