Knob Hill Trail

Flower Mound, Texas 75028

Distance4.8mi
Elevation Gain688ft
Trailhead Elevation570ft
Top582ft
Elevation Min/Max537/582ft
Elevation Start/End570/570ft

Knob Hill Trail

Knob Hill Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Flower Mound, Texas. It is 4.8 miles long and begins at 570 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 9.6 miles with a total elevation gain of 688 feet.

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Best Hikes Near Dallas/Fort Worth (Falcon Guides)
Kathryn Hopper
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"The hike heads up and down rocky hills through a shrubby forest and over a couple of knobby bridges before coming to an overlook of a small creek, which is dry if there hasn’t been any recent rain. The narrow trail is shared with mountain bikers, who are challenged by the sharp turns and some of the steep slopes here. Prickly pear cacti line the trail in many sections, adding to the degree of difficulty. It’s easy to drive past the small parking lot, which holds only six or so cars or a couple of horse trailers, but this trail is growing in popularity as hikers look for a more secluded option to the busy North Shore Trail where mountain bikers crowd the trail on sunny weekends. Local horseback riders maintain the trail, and horses get the right-of-way. As on other trails where hikers meet up with horses, it’s important to say hello in a normal conversational voice as horses and their riders approach so as to not spook the horse." Read more
60 Hikes within 60 Miles: Dallas/ Fort Worth (Menasha Ridge Press)
Joanie Sanchez
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"West of Grapevine Lake, this trail roughly traces Denton Creek on a pleasant trek through impressive stands of cactus and wildflowers. A bench atop a wildflower-covered hill awaits you at its end." Read more

Knob Hill Trail Reviews

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2/1/2009
This is a great trail with some nice hills and some flat sections. Beautiful wildflowers in the spring. It is well maintained and easily accessible.
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12/1/2000
I believe this project was scrapped. ( opposition from local landowners)
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Trail Information

Flower Mound
Nearby City
US Army Corps of Engineers, Fort Worth District, Grapevine Lake
Local Contacts
National Geographic TOPO! Texas
Local Maps

Activity Feed

Dec 2018