Explore the Outdoors!

Bexar County

Friedrich Wilderness Park
21395 Milsa Dr, San Antonio, TX 78256-9610
Friedrich Wilderness Park offers approximately 10 miles of hiking trails with varying degrees of difficulty. It is home to rare birds, terrestrial orchids, steep hills, and deep canyons. It is internationally known for bird watching. Perched on the edge of the Balcones Escarpment, Friedrich is a nesting site for two federally listed endangered species of birds: the Black-capped Vireo and the Golden-cheeked Warbler.

Eisenhower Park 
19399 NW Military Hwy, San Antonio, TX 78257
Sprawling 320-acre natural area with picnic & BBQ spots, plus 5 miles of hiking & jogging trails

Salado Trail System
17612 Vance Jackson Rd, San Antonio, TX 78257 (The Rim Trailhead) 
The Salado Creek Greenway offers nearly 25 miles of paved trail along San Antonio’s east side. The trail is part of the city's sprawling Howard W. Peak Greenway Trails system, which forms an off-road loop around the heart of San Antonio together with the Leon Creek Greenway. Connecting at Eisenhower Park in the north of the city, the two trails form a route of more than 50+ miles.

Government Canyon State Natural Area 
12861 Galm Rd, San Antonio, TX 78254
Government Canyon State Natural Area offers more than 40 miles of trails. You can also camp, attend a program or guided hike, geocache, picnic, take nature photos, and look for birds and other wildlife. Your kids will connect with “natural fun” at our playscape and Discovery Trail.

Kendall County

River Road Park
415 river road, Boerne 78006 
Located on the banks of Cibolo Creek, the Park is home to Boerne’s famous wild ducks and geese!

Cibolo Center for Conservation
140 City Park Rd, Boerne, TX 78006
This educational center aims to bring nature 
alive through hands-on farm activities with over 160 acres and 2 acres. 

Joshua Springs Park & Preserve 
716 FM 289, Comfort, TX 78013
365-acre recreation area with observation blinds, trails, 
picnic pavilions, a dog park & playground.

Kreutzburg Canyon 
143 Mark Twain Dr, Boerne, TX 78006
Kreutzberg Canyon Natural Area is a 117-acre natural area park located in Boerne Texas along the Guadalupe River. With 3 miles of multi-use trails, Kreutzberg Canyon is a destination for hiking, biking, exercising, and picnicking. 

Boerne City Lake Park 
21 Upper Cibolo Creek Rd, Boerne, TX 78006
Park on Boerne Lake with a fishing pier, boat dock, BBQs 
& picnic tables, plus a butterfly garden.

Guadalupe River State Park 
3350 Park Road 31 
Combined with Ancient Honey Creek State Natural 
Area, the park encompasses 4,200 acres of Texas 
Hill Country habitat. 

Flat Rock Ranch 
Flat Rock Creek Rd, Comfort
(210) 213-3006
Flat Rock Ranch is a Mountain Biking ranch located in the beautiful Texas Hill Country about 45 miles Northwest of San Antonio. The ranch consists of 1,300 rugged acres that have been in our family for over 100 years. It is part of the original ranch founded by English architect Alfred Giles in the 1880s. In fact, we still raise Black Angus cattle and Angora goats. Currently, we have 29 miles of existing single track with some double track. The trails lead through typical hill country terrain, with spectacular views, hill climbs, long downhill sections, technical single track, and several creek crossings.