There’s no need to travel hundreds of miles to experience the joy of nature. When you’re in Austin, breathtaking views sit all around you. You’ll walk underneath impressive rock formations and stroll around shimmering creeks. That’s right! Eight of the greatest hiking trails on Earth are right here in Austin, Texas.
1. Rock Shelter Interpretive Trail
McKinney Falls State Park is full of miraculous wonders. Here, you can see everything from rippling waterfalls to a historic old cabin. Even with so much wonder around you, nothing beats this effortlessly easy .7 mile hike. The Rock Shelter Interpretive Trail loops under magnificent rock domes and leads you over serene babbling creeks. You can reach these majestic views from 5808 McKinney Falls Pkwy.