Hike Three Falls Hike

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Distance

7.3 miles

Elevation Gain

275 ft

Route Type

Out-and-Back

Added by Erin Newman-Mitchell

The Three Falls Hike is a 7.3 mile out and back hike located in the Barton Creek Greenbelt in Austin, Texas. The hike is heavily trafficked.

The trail takes you past three waterfalls, which during the summer time serve as extremely popular swimming holes. Please note that the flow of the waterfalls is greatly determined by the amount of rainfall that year. It is not uncommon to find the creek bed completely dry. 

There are several inclines and elevation changes on this trail. The trail is not completely even/flat. It is however pretty much completely shaded. Dogs are welcome, just be sure to pick up after them! There are no restrooms or trashcans a long the trail so be mindful to leave no trace.

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Chillin
Mountain Biking
Running
Yoga
Swimming
Backpacking
Hiking
Dog Friendly
Easy Parking
Family Friendly
Forest
Picnic Area
Romantic
Scenic
Waterfall
Wildflowers
Wildlife
Swimming Hole

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Leave No Trace

Always practice Leave No Trace ethics on your adventures and follow local regulations. Please explore responsibly!

We want to acknowledge and thank the past, present, and future generations of all Native Nations and Indigenous Peoples whose ancestral lands we travel, explore, and play on.

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