Hike the Bull Creek Greenbelt Trail

Bull Creek Greenbelt Trail

Gorgeous trail takes you along a creek and to a little waterfall. Perfect nature escape. 

Park in the lot off of Lakewood Drive (see map) to access the trail. This trail is good for all skill levels and is dog-friendly. 

Photos: BrandonLord, James Lavin 

Pack List

  • Good shoes
  • Water
  • Sun protection
Show More
RT Distance 2.86 Miles
Elevation Gain 78 Feet
Activities Mountain Biking, Running, Hiking
Skill Level Beginner
Season Year Round
Trail Type Loop
Features
Dog Friendly
Family Friendly
River
Waterfall
Wildflowers
Wildlife

Reviews

Leave a Review

Overall rating: 

Come when there's no one else there.

Best time to be on the trail is when you've got it to yourself. That may be next to impossible nowadays, though. I spent many an hour at the 360 access area, all seasons of the year. My favorite place, the few times I could have it all to myself. Shot thousands of frames. I haven't been there in quite a while, though.

One Of My Favorites

I love this trail! Goes through wooded areas, as well as in and over the creek. There's a few good spots for swimming. Go during the week and it's pretty much all yours. Weekends can get stupid busy though. If you go, please pick up a few pieces of trash on your way out because there are too many a$$holes that leave their messes and make great places gross.


Please respect the places you find on The Outbound Collective.

Always practice Leave No Trace ethics on your adventures. Be aware of local regulations and don't damage these amazing places for the sake of a photograph. Learn More

Nearby Adventures

More Nearby Adventures

Photograph Pennybacker Bridge (Austin 360 Bridge)

291 Saves

Hike through St. Edwards Park

554 Saves

Hike Up Mount Bonnell

804 Saves