Bosque, Vern Del, Juniper Ridge and Main Trails Loop

MODERATE 8 reviews

Bosque, Vern Del, Juniper Ridge and Main Trails Loop is a 2.6 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near San Antonio, Texas that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from April until September.

DISTANCE
2.6 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
357 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

kid friendly

birding

hiking

nature trips

trail running

walking

forest

views

wild flowers

no dogs

Friedrich Wilderness Park offers approximately 10 miles of hiking trails with varying degrees of difficulty. It is home for 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. Restrooms and water fountains are found at the entrance to the park. Visitors are encouraged to bring water bottles for longer hikes in warm weather. In order to protect this wilderness area, it is important to observe the following rules: No fires, no smoking on trails, Stay on designated trails. Pedestrians only please; roller blades, skateboards, scooters, bicycles, etc., are not allowed. To protect the endangered species, pets, including dogs, are not allowed. For more information visit: http://www.sanantonio.gov/ParksAndRec/Parks-Facilities/All-Parks-Facilities/Parks-Facilities-Details/ArtMID/14820/ArticleID/2649/Friedrich-Wilderness-Park