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521 mi 839 km of trail 10 Featured Hikes

Gems 6 Gems Easy Trails 257 Trails Intermediate Trails 42 Trails Hard Trails 1 Trail
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gem Favorite Standing in dinosaur footprints at the "ballroom"!

Ballroom Dinosaur Tracks

(1) Glen Rose, TX
gem Favorite The original channel of the Elm Fork by the maintenance road

Frasier Dam Recreation Area

(1) Univers…, TX
gem Favorite Relaxing local outdoor respite.

Prairie Creek Waterfall

(4) Plano, TX
gem Favorite A bison says "hello" at the Fort Worth Nature Center & Refuge.

Bison Viewing Area

(3) Lakeside, TX
gem Favorite Down the trail to the lake

Penitentiary Hollow

(4) Mineral…, TX
gem Favorite Where the eastern portion of Riverbottom Trail joins the western portion, enjoy a view of the water and an abundance of waterfowl.

Caprock Trail Lookout

(4) Lakeside, TX

Featured Hikes in Dallas - Fort Worth Metro - 10

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Favorite Check out the zipline and ropes course while at Oak Point Park & Nature Preserve.
Easy/Intermediate

Oak Point Park

2.6 mi 4.2 km • Loop • 65 ft Ascent 19.9 m Ascent

(6) Parker, TX
Favorite Lover's Leap
Intermediate

Eisenhower State Park Loop

7.0 mi 11.2 km • Out and Back • 341 ft Ascent 103.91 m Ascent

(7) Preston, TX
Favorite The trail travels along a levee in the lower wetlands area.
Easy/Intermediate

Clear Creek Natural Heritage Center

3.4 mi 5.5 km • Loop • 157 ft Ascent 47.98 m Ascent

(7) Cross R…, TX
Favorite The Observation Tower provides pleasant views of the surrounding area.
Easy/Intermediate

Arbor Hills Nature Preserve

3.4 mi 5.4 km • Loop • 169 ft Ascent 51.5 m Ascent

(9) The Colony, TX
Favorite An old-growth pecan stand lives in the meadow.
Intermediate

Connemara Meadow Nature Preserve

2.2 mi 3.5 km • Loop • 62 ft Ascent 18.84 m Ascent

(3) Allen, TX
Favorite Saplings create a maze of dense forest.
Easy/Intermediate

Goat Island Nature Preserve

7.2 mi 11.7 km • Out and Back • 57 ft Ascent 17.38 m Ascent

(6) Hutchins, TX
Favorite When the DORBA Long Trail opens up, there are great views of the lake.
Easy/Intermediate

Cedar Hill State Park Loop

11.1 mi 17.9 km • Loop • 501 ft Ascent 152.59 m Ascent

(7) Cedar Hill, TX
Favorite The sun rises over Lake Mineral Wells State Park from the Cross Timbers Black Trail.
Easy/Intermediate

Cross Timbers Black Trail

2.5 mi 4.0 km • Loop • 85 ft Ascent 25.85 m Ascent

(6) Mineral…, TX
Favorite The singletrack trail travels next to the creek.
Easy/Intermediate

Spring Creek Forest Preserve

1.6 mi 2.5 km • Loop • 27 ft Ascent 8.21 m Ascent

(2) Sachse, TX
Favorite Beyond the bench are several rock ledges that offer good seating and better views of one of the prettiest lakes in North Texas.
Easy/Intermediate

Northwest Ridge Loop

1.6 mi 2.6 km • Out and Back • 163 ft Ascent 49.66 m Ascent

(3) Pecan A…, TX

Trails in Dallas - Fort Worth Metro - 290

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0.8 mi 1.2 km #1Raccoon Loop
Easy/Intermediate
Frisco, TX
Easy/Intermediate
0.8 mi 1.2 km Frisco, TX
2.8 mi 4.5 km #2Trinity Trails: Haws TH to Panther Island TH to Cold Springs TH
Easy/Intermediate
Fort Worth, TX
Easy/Intermediate
2.8 mi 4.5 km Fort Worth, TX
1.5 mi 2.5 km #3Bankhead Trail
Intermediate
Hudson Oaks, TX
Intermediate
1.5 mi 2.5 km Hudson Oaks, TX
1.8 mi 2.9 km #4Trinity Trails: Trinity Main TH to Haws TH
Easy
Fort Worth, TX
Easy
1.8 mi 2.9 km Fort Worth, TX
1.4 mi 2.3 km #5Trinity Trails: Saunders Park to Hogsett TH
Intermediate
River Oaks, TX
Intermediate
1.4 mi 2.3 km River Oaks, TX
1.3 mi 2.2 km #6Texas Sunset
Intermediate
Duncanville, TX
Intermediate
1.3 mi 2.2 km Duncanville, TX
0.2 mi 0.4 km #7Trinity Trails: Spur to Greenway Park
Easy/Intermediate
Fort Worth, TX
Easy/Intermediate
0.2 mi 0.4 km Fort Worth, TX
0.6 mi 1.0 km #8Trinity Trails: Junction at Low Water Crossing to Hogsett Trai…
Easy
River Oaks, TX
Easy
0.6 mi 1.0 km River Oaks, TX
1.4 mi 2.3 km #9Trinity Trails: Delga TH to Riverside South TH
Easy
Fort Worth, TX
Easy
1.4 mi 2.3 km Fort Worth, TX
0.6 mi 1.0 km #10Hair of the Dog
Intermediate/Difficult
Duncanville, TX
Intermediate/Difficult
0.6 mi 1.0 km Duncanville, TX
1.3 mi 2.1 km #11Trinity Trails: Trinity North TH to Panther Island TH
Easy
Fort Worth, TX
Easy
1.3 mi 2.1 km Fort Worth, TX
0.7 mi 1.1 km #12Trinity Trails: Cowtown Wakepark Loop
Easy
River Oaks, TX
Easy
0.7 mi 1.1 km River Oaks, TX
1.1 mi 1.7 km #13Trinity Trails: Cold Springs TH to Delga TH
Easy
River Oaks, TX
Easy
1.1 mi 1.7 km River Oaks, TX
0.4 mi 0.6 km #14Trinity Trails: Spur to Delga Park
Easy/Intermediate
Fort Worth, TX
Easy/Intermediate
0.4 mi 0.6 km Fort Worth, TX
0.9 mi 1.4 km #15Pack Mule
Intermediate
Duncanville, TX
Intermediate
0.9 mi 1.4 km Duncanville, TX
3.2 mi 5.1 km #16Canyon Ridge Trail
Intermediate
Lakeside, TX
Intermediate
3.2 mi 5.1 km Lakeside, TX
3.3 mi 5.3 km #17Loop 1
Intermediate
Flower Mound, TX
Intermediate
3.3 mi 5.3 km Flower Mound, TX
1.7 mi 2.7 km #18Cedar Brake Trail
Intermediate
Cedar Hill, TX
Intermediate
1.7 mi 2.7 km Cedar Hill, TX
14.2 mi 22.8 km #19Cross Timbers Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Sherwood Shores, TX
Intermediate/Difficult
14.2 mi 22.8 km Sherwood Shores, TX 19 
7.6 mi 12.2 km #20Cedar Brake Outer Loop
Intermediate
Glen Rose, TX
Intermediate
7.6 mi 12.2 km Glen Rose, TX

Photos of Dallas - Fort Worth Metro - 408

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Relaxing local outdoor respite.
Sep 18, 2017 near Plano, TX
Enjoy this serene local jewel.
Sep 18, 2017 near Plano, TX
Enjoy a pleasant view of the river right from the trail.
Mar 22, 2017 near Lakeside, TX
The sun rays stream through the canopy to create a magical feel on an early morning.
May 13, 2018 near Bedford, TX
The sun rises over Lake Mineral Wells State Park from the Cross Timbers Black Trail.
Mar 9, 2017 near Mineral…, TX
Quanah Hill, Lake Weatherford keeps me in shape in between journeys. It's close to home.
May 2, 2018 near Hudson…, TX
The shaded canopy of the Savanah Post Oak.
May 2, 2017 near Seagoville, TX
Beyond the bench are several rock ledges that offer good seating and better views of one of the prettiest lakes in North Texas.
Feb 11, 2017 near Pelican…, TX

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