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Northern Walnut Creek Trail

Easy/Intermediate

Trail

3.4 mile 5.4 kilometer point to point
Easy/Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 185' 57 m
Descent: -78' -24 m
High: 784' 239 m
Low: 650' 198 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 1% (1°)
Max Grade: 6% (3°)

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Trail shared by Eric Ashley

A paved, urban trail that will eventually connect Walnut Creek Park to Balcones Park.

Eric Ashley

Features River/Creek

Family Friendly When it's complete, kids could easily tackle this paved trail.

Description

When this trail is complete, it will be a 10' wide, paved, urban trail linking from Walnut Creek Metropolitan Park to Balcones District Park. Along the route, expect the terrain to be nearly flat and the scenery to be pleasantly verdant.

For updates on the City of Austin's progress, click here.

Flora & Fauna

Expect the typical flora of a Central Texan riparian environment.

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Nov 2, 2019
Blake Petty
Apr 18, 2019
Kyle Horne
Bike ride with some 60 year olds 7.4mi — 1h 43m
Mar 25, 2017
Shai V
Jul 7, 2016
Ramya Kodali

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