#68 of 1937 state parks in Texas

Best Trails in Abilene State Park

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Want to find the best trails in Abilene State Park for an adventurous hike or a family trip? AllTrails has 3 great hiking trails, biking trails, running trails and more. Enjoy hand-curated trail maps, along with reviews and photos from nature lovers like you. Ready for your next hike or bike ride? Explore one of 2 easy hiking trails in Abilene State Park that are great for the whole family. Looking for a more strenuous hike? We've got you covered, with trails ranging from 3 to 56 meters in elevation gain. Whatever you have planned for the day, you can find the perfect trail for your next trip to Abilene State Park.
Description

Abilene State Park offers camping, hiking, nature study, swimming (summer), picnicking, fishing in Buffalo Wallow Pond in the park and nearby Lake Abilene, and biking and walking on park roads.

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Map of trails in Abilene State Park, Texas
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Park information
Area:
214 hectares
Park hours
Monday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sunday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Contact
325/572-3204
Top trails (3)
Elm Creek Nature Trail and Oak Grove Trail Loop
#1 - Elm Creek Nature Trail and Oak Grove Trail Loop
Abilene State Park
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Length: 3.2 km • Est. 50m
Abilene State Park Trail
#2 - Abilene State Park Trail
Abilene State Park
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Length: 1.1 km • Est. 17m
Abilene Dam Road Loop
#3 - Abilene Dam Road Loop
Abilene State Park
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Length: 8.5 km • Est. 2h 16m
This is a mostly dirt and wide road that leads to a loop at the end of the path. The route showcases the natural beauty of the area and wildlife can often be seen along the way. Users recommend bringing sun protection as many sections of this trail are exposed. This is a great choice to bring the whole family along! Show more