Shoal Creek Trail
ElevationAscent: 171' 52 m
Descent: -48' -15 m
High: 565' 172 m
Low: 442' 135 m
GradeAvg Grade: 1% (1°)
Max Grade: 6% (4°)
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“A fun inner city trail that isn't nearly as congested as Town Lake.”— Caleb Joyce
Family Friendly This trail rims a creek. Turtles and fish can be seen from the trail. You'll also pass through Pease Park which includes a playground.
Just past Pease Park, the trail becomes a bit more rugged. Towards the end you'll travel next to some steep cliffs that overhang above you. Just past the cliffs, you'll pop out at 31st Street. Have a little more in you? Head left on 31st Street, and after a few blocks, you'll see the trail picks back up on the left.
The trail ends at 38th Street, have a friend pick you up or head back down to the city and buy yourself an ice cold pint.
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Land Manager: City of Austin - Parks and Recreation
Feb 16, 2020: Free Days at Zilker Botanical Garden
Feb 13, 2020: Bartholomew Pool Closing For Maintenance