• Activities:

    Hiking

  • Skill Level:

    Beginner

  • Season:

    Spring, Summer

  • Trail Type:

    Loop

  • RT Distance:

    1.95 Miles

  • Elevation Gain:

    275 Feet

Family Friendly
Waterfall
Wildflowers
Wildlife

Enjoy patches of shade on this trail, walk to a little waterfall, and if you're lucky you'll spot an armadillo. 

Park at the Wild Basin Wilderness Preserve (see map) to access the trail. Good for families or to visit alone. 

Photos: Matthew Peoples, Ivers McGraw, Kelly Bolinger

Pack List

  • Water shoes (optional)
  • Sun protection
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This trail is your standard trail in Central Austin. It’s rocky and you have cacti and there are hills and a small waterfall. It won’t necessarily wow you, but it’s not a total bore.

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