Category: Texas

Elm Fork Trail 10/20/13

October 20th, 2013 Hike: Elm Fork Trail, near Denton, TX Weather: clear, 60’s, sunny Hikers: Ian, Court, Biff Length: 6.14 miles It was a bit chilly this morning.  Fall has officially hit Texas.  We hit the trail a little after 9:30am.  This was Biff’s…

Knob Hill Trail 9/22/13

September 22nd, 2013 Hike: Knob Hill Trail, Flower Mound (DFW), TX Weather: cool, upper-mid 70s, sunny Hikers: Court, Ian Length: about 10 miles This was our longest hike to date.  We started out around 9:30am on a beautiful, cool morning.  It had rained for…

Inga’s Trail 9/15/13

September 15th, 2013 Hike: Inga’s Trail (Bull Creek South), Austin, TX Weather: cool, mid-high 70s, overcast, a bit wet Hikers: Court, Ian, Doc, CV, Biff, Cray, Indy Length: just over 4 miles It rained the night before which made this hike quite pleasant.  We…

Richards Loop 8/18/13

August 18th, 2013 Hike: Richards Loop, Sam Houston National Forest near Richards, TX Weather: Sunny, warm, upper 80s Hikers: Ian, Court Left Navasota early Sunday morning and drove through several small east Texas towns (Anderson, Richards) to reach the trail head.  Court forgot the…

Knob Hill Trail 7/20/13

July 20th, 2013 Hike: Knob Hill Trail, Flower Mound (DFW), TX Weather: Sunny, hot, low 90s Hikers: Ian, Court, Biff, CV We got to the trail head around 8am, but there was a sign saying the trail was closed.  We had already driven all…

McKinney Falls State Park 6/29/13

June 29th, 2013 Hike:  McKinney Falls State Park, Austin, TX Weather: sunny, hot, low-mid 90s Hikers: Ian, Court, Greg, Biff, CV, Sam We woke up early to beat the heat and got out to the park at 8am.  Met up with Greg and started…

Dinosaur Valley State Park 6/22/13

June 22nd, 2013 Hike: Dinosaur Valley State Park, Glen Rose, TX Weather: Sunny, hot, slight breeze, mid-low 90s Hikers: Ian and Court We got up early Saturday morning in Dallas and drove the 1.5 hours to the park, arriving right at opening, 8am.  Aside…