White Rock Lake Trail boasts an impressive 9.3 mile trail that circles the lake and offers several parking lots and numerous scenic areas to explore.

White Rock Lake is the crown jewel of Dallas. It includes a 9.3 mile loop trail that is available for hikers, bikers, and walkers. In addition to the trail, there are several scenic docks for fishers or people just looking to spend the evening somewhere outside of downtown. Whether you are looking for a great place to work out or just the perfect place to watch the sunset, White Rock Lake offers something for everyone.

Pack List

  • Walking shoes
  • Camera
  • Water bottle
  • Snacks
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RT Distance 9.3 Miles
Activities Cycling, Chillin, Photography, Running, Hiking
Skill Level Beginner
Season Year Round
Trail Type Loop
Features
Bathrooms
Dog Friendly
Easy Parking
Family Friendly
Groups
Handicap Accessible
Lake
Picnic Area
Scenic

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almost 3 years ago

Great Suggestion!

This is one of the best places in DFW. My activity of choice is road biking followed by paddle boarding in front of the historic mansions. Those who were born and raised in Dallas grew up hearing about the urban legend of "The Lady of the Lake".


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