Top Adventures in Leander

  • Explore Dinosaur Tracks in Leander

    About a half mile west from the Hwy 183 bridge that crosses the South Fork of the San Gabriel River lies approximately 12 dinosaur footprints embedded in the river bed. Not many people know about the dinosaur tracks just northwest of Austin in Lea...

    1 miles

  • Hike Williamson Park Nature Trail

    Williamson Park Nature Trail is a 3.2 mile loop hike where you may see beautiful wild flowers located near Leander, TX.

    3.2 miles 85 ft gain

  • Hike the Brushy Creek Regional Trail

    Park in the big lot off E Little Elm Trail Road (see map) to access the trailhead. Trail is accessible year round and is dog-friendly. 

    6.5 miles 85 ft gain

  • Hike Brushy Creek Loop

    Brushy Creek Loop is a 6.8 mile loop hike where you may see beautiful wild flowers located near Cedar Park, TX.

    6.8 miles 351 ft gain

  • Hike Brushy Creek Trail From Brushy Creek Lake Park

    Brushy Creek Trail from Brushy Creek Lake Park is a 6.3 mile out and back hike that takes you by a lake located near Cedar Park, TX.

    6.3 miles 150 ft gain

  • Hike Russell Park To Walnut Spring Park

    Russell Park to Walnut Spring Park is a 2.1 mile out and back hike that takes you by a lake located near Georgetown, TX.

    2.1 miles 203 ft gain

  • Hike Vista Knoll And Ridgeline Loop Via Cactus Rocks Trail

    Vista Knoll and Ridgeline Loop Via Cactus Rocks Trail is a 3.1 mile loop hike where you may see local wildlife located near Leander, TX.

    3.1 miles 413 ft gain

  • Hike the Cactus Rocks Trail

    The Cactus Rocks Trail is located in Balcones Canyonlands National Wildlife Refuge near Leander, Texas. The trail is a 1 mile loop perfect for kids, hikers, trail runners, and birding expeditions (watch for the golden-cheeked warbler, an endangere...

    1.01 miles 177 ft gain

  • Hike to Crockett Gardens and Falls

    This is a 5.8 mile out-and-back trail snaking along the banks of Lake Georgetown. The trailhead is located in Cedar Breaks Park. There is no fee to hike the trail however there are fees for camping, boating, or picnicking so be sure to tell the at...

    5.8 miles

  • Hike the Good Water Loop

    The Good Water Loop is a 26.9 mile loop trail around the San Gabriel River through Russel Park and Sawyer Park. Just outside of Georgetown, Texas, this trail is perfect for a lengthy trail run or for an overnight backpacking trip. This trail is op...

    26.91 miles 1519 ft gain

  • Hike the San Gabriel River Trail

    The San Gabriel River trailhead is found within Cedar Breaks Park, just northeast of Georgetown, Texas. The trail is a 7.6 mile moderate out-and-back trail. The trail is heavily trafficked and even more so on weekends. There are several inclines a...

    7.6 miles 498 ft gain

  • Hike the Vista Knoll Loop

    The Vista Knoll Loop is a .9 mile hike, accessible year round. Dogs are not allowed on this trail. The trail offers great views of Lake Travis, with good wildlife viewing opportunities. 

    0.89 miles 223 ft gain

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