The Inks Lake State Park Trail is a 4.4 mile hike featuring a gorgeous lake just outside of Burnet, Texas.

This trail is shared by hikers, trail runners, and dog walkers. Inks Lake State Park allows camping, and this trail is kid friendly. This is a great location for wildlife viewing. 

If you want to extend your distance on this hike, there are several connecting loops to choose from. 

Pack List

  • Water 
  • Sun protection
  • Snack or sack lunch
  • Entrance fee $6 / person
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RT Distance 4.44 Miles
Elevation Gain 347 Feet
Activities Camping, Running, Hiking
Skill Level Beginner
Season Year Round
Trail Type Loop
Dog Friendly


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