Tag: Hiking

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… Continue Reading “River Place Nature Trail 3/20/16”

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… Continue Reading “Bauerle Ranch Park 3/19/16”

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… Continue Reading “Onion Creek Greenbelt 3/5/16”

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… Continue Reading “River Place Nature Trail 2/21/2016”

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… Continue Reading “Hamilton Greenbelt – Lakeway 1/3/16”

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… Continue Reading “Balcones Canyonlands NWR – Doeskin Ranch 12/18/15”

St. Edwards Park 12/12/15

  Saturday, December 12, 2015   Hike: St. Edwards Park, Austin, TX Weather: overcast, drizzly, low 70s Hikers: Ian, Josh Length: 6.18 miles   I met up with my buddy Josh for a quick hike in St. Edwards Park to break in my new… Continue Reading “St. Edwards Park 12/12/15”

River Place Nature Trail 12/5/15

  Saturday, December 5, 2015   Hike: River Place Nature Trail (Panther Hollow/Canyon/Little Fern), Austin, TX Weather: clear, cool, mid 50s Hikers: Ian, Court Length: 5.13 miles   Our second hike on this trail was as good as the first, albeit under very different… Continue Reading “River Place Nature Trail 12/5/15”

Lake Georgetown – Goodwater Trail – Tejas Camp Trail Head 9/25/15

  Friday, September 25, 2015   Hike: Lake Georgetown – Goodwater Trail – Tejas Camp TH, Georgetown, TX Weather: clear, HOT, mid-90s, 100+ heat index Hikers: Ian, Court Length: 9.41 miles   Summer refuses to leave Texas.  The high was only supposed to be… Continue Reading “Lake Georgetown – Goodwater Trail – Tejas Camp Trail Head 9/25/15”

Western Oaks Trail, Dick Nichols Park 9/19/15

  Saturday, September 19, 2015   Hike: Western Oaks Trail, Dick Nichols Park – Austin, TX Weather: warm, mid 80s, humid Hikers: Ian, Court Length: 3.07 miles   We did a short hike in the morning to test out Court’s new pack, the Deuter… Continue Reading “Western Oaks Trail, Dick Nichols Park 9/19/15”