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Nice hike

Take the hike to the dinosaur tracks and do the scenic overlook. Not a strenuous hike. Very... read more

Reviewed March 25, 2018
JimTCU
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San Antonio, Texas
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Fun for all

I had been here the first year it opened so I wasn’t expecting much. It has improved tremendously... read more

Reviewed March 18, 2018
909Mary
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San Antonio, Texas
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This park just outside San Antonio is a little more than 8,600 acres.more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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12861 Galm Rd, San Antonio, TX 78254-9540
Far West Side
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Reviewed September 7, 2018

It is a big park, well cared with plenty trails and a beautiful day in contact with nature. The most amazing part in my opinion the dinosaurs steps. Really amazing! :)

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank margabonilla93
Reviewed July 17, 2018

When we moved to San Antonio and was surprised when we drove past this place. It feels like it is in "the city" and easy to get to. I have young boys and it is SO nice to be able to go there and only...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Troy H
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

Recently moved to San Antonio and was told about the dinosaur tracks. It was about a 5 mile hike through really rocky paths. Not a difficult hike otherwise. But seeing the tracks, OMG!!! Worth the $6 entrance fee.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Dap305
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

Went there a couple of weeks ago with my son. Did a 9 mile hike. You do not gain a lot of elevation, but do not take the hike too lightly. Take plenty of hydration!! As well as sunscreen, headwear, and I recommend trail runners...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank JennyANDJace
Reviewed April 15, 2018

Well maintained state park with nice hiking trails, both easy and slightly more rigorous. In addition, there were dinosaur tracks in the process of being uncovered that were within feet of the trail. Nice day excursion only a short drive from the outer loop of...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed March 25, 2018 via mobile

Take the hike to the dinosaur tracks and do the scenic overlook. Not a strenuous hike. Very little elevation change and it is gradual. Roughly a 5.5 mile hike. If you are there after it rains you may not see the dinosaur tracks. The overlook...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

I had been here the first year it opened so I wasn’t expecting much. It has improved tremendously! We had a family group from 2 years to 65 years and we all enjoyed it. We have hiked Grand Canyon and many other National Parks, and...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank 909Mary
Reviewed February 3, 2018

I spent the day hiking with my daughter. Think ahead and map out your trail first. There are many different trails to take. We did a combination of multiple ones that added up to about 8 miles. The views are beautiful. Please bring water and...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Rammgm
Reviewed January 3, 2018

We were mainly there to see the Dinosaur tracks. The main trail was wide open and there are signs indicating the distance to the Dino tracks. If you are there to see the dino tracks, you will not get lost. We also tried the Overlook...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed December 30, 2017 via mobile

- Great place to become one with nature and enjoy the natural beauty that Texas has to offer. - Run 🏃 - Hike 🌵🌲🍁🍂 - Camp 🏕 - Dog friendly trails 🐾 - Dinosaur Tracks!!! 🤯 Very clean place!!! Please help keep it that way!!

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Matthew T
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Response from 690irener | Reviewed this property |
When in doubt where to eat I use the near me now feature on trip adviser which shows restaurants in the area I happen to be with ratings as well as price ranges and links to websites and menus!
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Response from Cal N | Reviewed this property |
Your best bet is to take a picnic lunch and your own water. NO services except for bathrooms.
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