Turkey Creek Trail

Emma Long Metropolitan Park, Texas

Elevation Gain599ft
Trailhead Elevation545ft
Elevation Min/Max519/652ft
Elevation Start/End545/545ft

Turkey Creek Trail

Turkey Creek Trail is a hiking trail in Austin, Texas. It is within Emma Long Metropolitan Park. It is 1.6 miles long and begins at 545 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 599 feet. Near the trailhead there is parking.

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60 Hikes within 60 Miles: San Antonio & Austin (Menasha Ridge Press)
Charlie Llewellin and Johnny Molloy
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"This ramble up a wild ravine in the middle of a juniper forest is one of the city’s best hikes, even if it’s no longer an unknown jewel. As an off-leash area, it’s a favorite with dog owners, and although it is part of Emma Long Metropolitan Park, it is outside the fee area."

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Off leash, several low creek crossings. Great hike with the kids.

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Trail Information

Emma Long Metropolitan Park
Nearby City
Emma Long Metropolitan Park
(Emma Long Metropolitan Park) 512-346-1831; austintexas.gov/department/ parks-and-recreation
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