Onion Creek Trail

McKinney Falls State Park, Texas

Elevation Gain528ft
Trailhead Elevation577ft
Elevation Min/Max486/621ft
Elevation Start/End577/577ft

Onion Creek Trail

Onion Creek Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Austin, Texas. It is within McKinney Falls State Park. It is 2.6 miles long and begins at 577 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 5.2 miles with a total elevation gain of 528 feet. The Smith Visitor Center ranger station can be seen along the trail. There are also restroom along the trail.

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60 Hikes within 60 Miles: San Antonio & Austin (Menasha Ridge Press)
Charlie Llewellin and Johnny Molloy
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"Bikers, joggers, and hikers share this loop around McKinney Falls State Park as it rambles past the shady banks of Onion Creek and the remains of Thomas McKinney’s ranch."

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McKinney Falls State Park
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