As we get into warmer weather, many Austinites are taking their everyday activities outdoors. We’ve compiled a list of the best outdoor hiking and walking trails for you to enjoy going into the summertime!
Bee Cave Central Park
Bee Cave city park is one of the best kid-friendly trails in the area! With miles of paved trails surrounded by playgrounds, dog parks, and open fields, this is the perfect location for strollers and littles.
Bee Cave Sculpture Park
Bee Cave Sculpture Park is one of the most kid-friendly outdoor activities in the area! Take a stroll on the paved pathways while you enjoy the beautiful sculptures placed throughout your walk.
Canyonlands / Mt. Lakeway Trail
If you’re looking for some unpaved biking trails, Mt. Lakeway Trail is perfect for you! Hiking this beautiful trail in wet weather can be slick, so be sure to take caution!
The Hamilton Greenbelt trails are some of the most beautiful in the area. These multi-use trails make strolling, hiking, or biking a breeze with gorgeous creek views throughout.
Lakeway City Park
Located on the Hurst Creek Arm right into Lake Travis, Lakeway City Park is perfect for those waterfront hikes. Trails stretch for miles along the water, allowing for beautiful walks with the family before stopping for a swim at the park beach!
River Place Nature Trail
Across Mansfield Dam, River Place Nature Trails are beautiful trails for those energy releasing hikes. Climb stairs and explore different water sources along the Colorado River.
Sumer Vista Trail
Perfect for Steiner Ranch residents! Get up close and personal with nature without leaving the neighborhood.