Hike the Hightower Loop

Hightower Loop - Search Nearby - Added by The Outbound Collective

This is a moderate hike, approximately 4.1 miles (loop trail).

This is a great hike for wildlife viewing! There have been reports of javelinas at the top of the trail. Remember - don't approach any wildlife. The trail is also open for mountain biking and horseback riding. The Hightower Loop is near Tarpley, Texas. The trail is best used from September until June. Dogs are welcome on the trail but must be kept on leash.


4.08 Miles RT

Elevation Gain

357 ft Gain




Mountain Biking, Running, Hiking

Dog Friendly

Nearby Lodging

Kerrville KOA

Kerrville, Texas

Fredericksburg, Texas KOA

Fredericksburg, Texas

San Antonio / Alamo KOA

San Antonio, Texas

Community Photos

We want to acknowledge and thank the past, present, and future generations of all Native Nations and Indigenous Peoples whose ancestral lands we travel, explore, and play on. Always practice Leave No Trace ethics on your adventures and follow local regulations. Please explore responsibly!


Leave a Review

Overall rating:  Rate this Adventure

Have you done this adventure? Leave a review!

Nearby Adventures


Hike to West Peak


Hike the Wilderness Trail to Bandera Creek Trail


Hike Cougar Canyon to Hermit's Trace Loop


Canoe or Kayak the Medina River

More Nearby Adventures