Fort Worth Nature Center Canyon Ridge Trail

Dallas, Texas 75357

Fort Worth Nature Center Canyon Ridge Trail

Fort Worth Nature Center Canyon Ridge Trail Professional Guide

Detailed Trail Description from our Guidebook

"This challenging 6.5-mile out-and-back trail climbs through shaded canyons and patches of yucca to a panoramic ridgetop view of Lake Worth.

The Fort Worth Nature Center’s diverse 3,600 acres include native tallgrass prairie and deciduous forest of oaks, cottonwoods, and pecans. The hike passes projects created by 1930s-era workers for the Civilian Conservation Corps and offers abundant wildlife, including white tailed deer and coyote."

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60 Hikes within 60 Miles: Dallas/ Fort Worth (Menasha Ridge Press)
Joanie Sanchez
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"This rigorous trail climbs into the hills, winds through massive patches of yuccas, and provides scenic views of Lake Worth before descending back to lake level. Deer are abundant on this trail." Read more

Fort Worth Nature Center Canyon Ridge Trail Reviews

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This is some great hiking! No bikes allowed which is good. The only thing about this trail that I don't care for is you can lightly hear and see the traffic from the hilltops. I like feelings I'm away from the city. $5 per person and it has become my favorite local spot so far.
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Trail Information

Dallas
Nearby City
6.5
Distance
Out-and-back
Trail Type
Difficult
Skill Level
2 to 3 hours
Duration
Mar through May; Oct through Nov
Best Times
National Geographic TOPO! Texas; Fort Worth Nature Center; www.fwnaurecenter.org
Local Maps

Activity Feed

Dec 2018