Top Adventures in Giddings

  • Bike Bluff Creek Ranch

    Bluff Creek Ranch is located off of Owl Creek Road (see map). There are 8 miles of well-shaded trails that are accessible year-round and is shared by hikers and bikers. You can also camp here, for $15/person/day (less for children). There are also...

    8 miles 60 ft gain

  • Hike the Rocky Hill Ranch Trail

    You can park right at the trailhead (see map) to begin this hike. Trail is open year-round and costs $20 to access. The trail is a 10.4 mile loop, so make sure you have enough water! Trails are marked well, but be sure to grab a map when you are p...

    10.44 miles 856 ft gain

  • Hike Winding Woodland, Barred Owl, And Roosevelt's Cutoff Loop

    Winding Woodland, Barred Owl, and Roosevelt's Cutoff Loop is a 5.6 mile loop hike where you may see beautiful wild flowers located near Smithville, TX.

    5.6 miles 351 ft gain

  • Hike the Buescher State Park Trails

    Buescher State Park Trails are located just outside of Smithville, Texas. The trail features beautiful wildflowers and is open year round. Dogs are allowed on this trail but must be kept on leash.

    6.64 miles 387 ft gain

  • Camp at Lake Somerville: Nail's Creek

    Lake Somerville State Park has two portions you can visit, Nails Creek on the South side of the lake, and Birch Creek located on the North side of the lake. Both offer a variety of activities including camping, swimming, fishing, hiking, and horse...

  • Hike Monument Hill And Kreische Brewery Historic Loop

    Monument Hill and Kreische Brewery Historic Loop is a 1.1 mile loop hike that takes you past great forest setting located near La Grange, TX.

    1.1 miles 160 ft gain

  • Hike the Lake Somerville Trail

    Park in the lot off of State Park Road 57 to access the trail. This trail is accessible from February to November, great for all skill levels and is dog-friendly.

    8.2 miles 209 ft gain

  • Hike Lost Pines Trail

    Lost Pines Trail is a 6.8 Bastrop, Texas mile loop hike where you may see beautiful wild flowers located near Bastrop, Texas.

    6.8 miles 590 ft gain

  • Hike Scenic Overlook Trail Loop

    Scenic Overlook Trail Loop is a 2.7 mile loop hike where you may see beautiful wild flowers located near Bastrop, TX.

    2.7 miles 278 ft gain

  • Bike the Lost Pines of Bastrop

    In the fall of 2011, the most destructive fire in Texas history burned through Bastrop, just 45 minutes east of Austin, TX. This makes for an interesting, and eerie, bike ride. As you ride through the park, you can see the extent of damage the fir...

    13 miles 823 ft gain

  • Hike Pine Ridge Overlook

    Pine Ridge Overlook is one of the longest hikes at McKinney Roughs Nature Area offering 2.7 miles through piney woods that overlook valleys and offer glimpses of the Colorado River. McKinney Roughs is considered a nature and learning park and req...

    2.7 miles

  • Hike Bluffs And Bottoms Trail

    Bluff and Bottoms Trail is a 4.8 mile loop hike that takes you by a river located near Cedar Creek, TX.

    4.8 miles 429 ft gain

  • Nearby camping, hotels, and more

    • Round Top, Texas

      The Frenchie Guesthouses

      The Frenchie is composed of three buildings: The Farm House (circa the 1890s), The Art Studio Suites and The Garden Cottage. The property also features a 100-year-old potting shed with an herb gard...

      From $225/night

    • Round Top, Texas

      Bader Ranch Lodge

      Sitting on over 10 acres, Bader Ranch Lodge offers an exclusive luxury getaway while being minutes away from Downtown Hondo.A long private drive leads to acres of irrigated landscaping and a beauti...

      From $5,000/night

    • Burton, Texas

      Rocky Creek (Somerville Lake)

      Overview Rocky Creek Park is located at Somerville Lake near Somerville, Texas. The lake offers various types of recreation such as camping, fishing, boating, swimming, nature trails and much more....

    • Brenham, Texas

      Yegua Creek

      Overview Yegua Creek is located at Somerville Lake near Somerville, Texas. The lake offers various types of recreation such as camping, fishing, boating, nature trails and much more.Recreation Some...

    • New Ulm, Texas

      Cabin On The Hill

      StarHill Farms is a rolling 300+ acre setting nestled between Mill Creek and Sandy Creek in Austin County, Texas. It is conveniently located between Houston, Austin, and San Antonio. StarHill Farms...

      From $215/night

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