SN: 114899 - 2020 / Y2144

The event is closed

what is the event

Hill Country Natural Area Walk

Year Round Walk

where is the event

Bandera, Texas

The address/location for the physical start box (PSB) is as follows:

Hill Country Natural Area Park Headquarters

WARNING: The map pin is for reference only and may not accurately indicate the start box location or the event start.

when is the event

The event is closed

From Wed, Jan 1st, 2020 to Dec 31st, 2020

reasons to do the event

Special programs

This event doesn't have any special Programs assigned.

Long description

Five walks of between 5km to 20km make use of the 40 miles of trails in HCNA. The walks are rated 2C to 5E on hiking trails through "tranquil creek bottoms, rugged canyons, and scenic plateaus."

conditions for the event

Distance: 20km/16km/13km/8km/5km, Rating: 1A

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: None

Wheelchairs: None


To check trail closures, call (830) 796-4413 or check the HCNA Facebook page. For example, public hunts were announced for 1-3 Jan and 14-17 Jan, so the park is closed to hikers till 4 Jan. This is a primitive area, so prepare accordingly -- bring anything you will need (e.g., water, food). There is a $6/person entrance fee (and the $3 walk fee) unless you have a Texas State Park Pass.

Awards and fees: IVV Credit Only

how to get to the event

Driving to the start box

106000 Bandera Creek. HCNA is located 12 miles southwest of Bandera on FM 1077. Driving south from Bandera on Main Street (TX-173/RR-689), turn right on FM 1077 and drive 10.5 miles.

event sponsor

Volkssportverein Friedrichsburg

Event website:

point of contact

Click inside the box to send an email to the POC.