The Pedernales Falls Loop is approximately 6.2 miles and is recommended for those who have moderate hiking experience or athletic ability.

The trail is available for use year round, and dogs are welcome on the trail if kept on leash. Activities at Pedernales Falls State Park include camping, hiking, swimming, tubing, mountain biking, fishing, bird watching, and horseback riding. River recreation is in a limited area beginning at the Youth Group Camping area and down river to the park boundary. 

Pack List

  • Sun protection (hat, sunscreen)
  • Water
  • Sturdy walking shoes
  • Picnic lunch 
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RT Distance 6.2 Miles
Elevation Gain 101 Feet
Activities Hiking
Skill Level Intermediate
Season Year Round
Trail Type Loop
Features
River
Waterfall

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