The Mission Reach is a place to get outdoors and see some of the landmarks of the history of San Antonio. Not all of it’s pretty, but it’s all interesting.
For those who want to get lost all day in a sea of green, Government Canyon State Natural Area allows the deepest plunge into wilderness of any park within a short drive of San Antonio.
The rugged terrain makes Friedrich Wilderness Park San Antonio’s best park for hikers, despite growing crowds and encroaching development.
San Antonio’s landscape offers some remarkable diversity. Ride long enough along the Salado Creek Greenway, and you’ll see a little bit of everything.
It might not be the biggest park, but the wide-angle views put San Antonio’s Comanche Lookout Park in a higher league.
After four years of riding off-road in San Antonio, McAllister Park feels like an old friend, and it’s always gratifying seeing friends change for the better.
In San Antonio, we’re lucky to have the Guadalupe River in our backyard. Whether you’ve got the whole day to spend on the river or only a few hours, you have options. The 3.7 miles of the Guadalupe between the Bergheim crossing at the FM 3351 bridge and Edge Falls Road follows one large loop […]
The trail is named after the madrone tree, which is famous for its pinkish-red bark that is visible at certain times of the year.
Crescent Bend Nature Park is made up of 190 acres just south of a particularly twisty section of Cibolo Creek, which forms the border of Bexar and Guadalupe counties.
The Upper Guadalupe is a great beginner paddling excursion for new kayakers, canoeists, and paddleboarders, and relatively uncrowded.
Roughly 5 miles of dirt paths wind through Olmos Basin Park, only a short distance north of downtown. Mountain bikers especially should give these a try.
The trails are a main attraction, but the preserve also includes remnants of South Texas farming and ranching heritage.
At more than 5,300 acres, Colorado Bend State Park is one of the largest in the Hill Country and offers hiking, biking, camping, kayaking, fishing, and caving.