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The Best Backpacking in Huntsville

Looking for the best backpacking in Huntsville? We've got you covered with the top trails, trips, hiking, backpacking, camping and more around Huntsville. The detailed guides, photos, and reviews are all submitted by the Outbound community.

Top backpacking spots in and near Huntsville

  • Huntsville, Texas

    Hike the Four Notch Loop

    10 mi / 0 ft gain
    The Four Notch Loop is a relaxing ~10 mile hike just north of Houston. The southern half of the loop follows on a 4 mile stretch of the 140 mile Lone Star Hiking Trail while the north part circles back to complete the loop.  From the large dirt and leaf covered Four Notch and Hunter Camp TH hike ...
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  • Montgomery, Texas

    Hike Trailhead 3 And Little Lake Creek Wilderness Loop

    7.3 mi / 331 ft gain
    Trailhead 3 and Little Lake Creek Wilderness Loop is a 7.3 mile loop hike where you may see local wildlife located near Montgomery, TX.
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  • Richards, Texas

    Hike Sand Branch Trail Overnighter

    11.7 mi / 561 ft gain
    Sand Branch Trail Overnighter is a 11.7 mile loop hike that takes you past great forest setting located near Richards, TX.
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  • Richards, Texas

    Hike the Lone Star Hiking Trail: Trailhead 1 to Lake Conroe

    20 mi / 450 ft gain
    The Trail Trailhead #1 of the Lone Star Hiking Trail puts you in an isolated part of East Texas where you can truly experience nature and peace. The trails are marked with squares and are normally well kept and clean, but you will have to navigate over fallen trees and through muddy creek bottoms...
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  • Richards, Texas

    Lone Star Hiking Trail

    95.52 mi / 5728 ft gain
    Lone Star Hiking Trail is a long point-to-point trail located near Richards, TX. Make sure you have a shuttle car or ride arranged at your end destination. 
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  • Richards, Texas

    Hike Little Lake Creek Loop Trail

    6.4 mi / 259 ft gain
    Little Lake Creek Loop Trail is a 6.4 mile loop hike that takes you by a lake located near Richards, TX.
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  • Montgomery, Texas

    Hike Little Lake Creek Wilderness South Loop

    8.3 mi / 380 ft gain
    Little Lake Creek Wilderness South Loop is a 8.3 mile loop hike where you may see beautiful wild flowers located near Montgomery, TX.
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  • Shepherd, Texas

    Hike to Double Lake Via Lone Star Hiking Trail

    9.1 mi / 252 ft gain
    The trail is recommended for use from September to May. Wild boar and spring butterflies are often seen near this trail. 
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  • New Caney, Texas

    Hike Ameri Trail Forest Loop

    9.6 mi / 147 ft gain
    Ameri Trail Forest Loop is a 9.6 mile loop hike that takes you by a lake located near New Caney, TX.
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