Onion Creek Trail

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2.9 Miles 4.7 Kilometers


Paved Path

141' 43 m

Ascent

-142' -43 m

Descent

622' 190 m

High

501' 153 m

Low

2%

Avg Grade (1°)

10%

Max Grade (6°)

Unknown

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A paved multi-use trail past Upper McKinney Falls.

Eric Ashley

Overview

The entrance fee is $6 for adults or free for those with a Texas State Parks Pass.
Features: River/Creek — Swimming — Views — Waterfall — Wildlife
Family Friendly: Kids will enjoy the opportunity to look at the falls and play near the water on this short trail.
Dogs: Leashed

Description

This paved multi-use trail travels north from the parking area near Upper McKinney Falls before heading south through a lovely grove of trees paralleling Onion Creek. Further along, the trail circles around the campground prior to diving back into the woods.

Before returning to the start of the trail near Smith Visitor Center, hikers will pass the remains of an old horse trainer's cabin.

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Land Manager: Texas State Parks

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