Tag: McKinney Roughs Nature Park

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…

McKinney Roughs – 2/11/17

  Saturday, February 11, 2017   McKinney Roughs Nature Park near Wyldwood, TX Clear, cool, mid 70s Ian, Court, Biff, Cray 3.9 miles   We are keeping the in-law’s lab, Cray, for a couple of weeks while they are in Patagonia (jealous) and we…

McKinney Roughs 8/29/15

  Saturday, August 29, 2015   Hike: McKinney Roughs Nature Park, Wyldwood, TX Weather: clear, sunny, warm Hikers: Ian, Court, Biff Length: 5.45 miles   I finally got my backpacking backpack (Osprey Exos 58) and today was the first test run.  I loaded it…

McKinney Roughs 6/12/15

  Friday, June 12th, 2015   Hike: McKinney Roughs Nature Park, Wyldwood, TX Weather: partly cloudy, humid, low 90s Hikers: Ian, Court Length: 5.47 miles   We’ve been wanting to hike this park for a long time, but with the heavy rains in May…