Equestrian, Blue Hole and Limestone Ledge Loop

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Dinosaur Valley State Park

Equestrian, Blue Hole and Limestone Ledge Loop is a 3 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Glen Rose, Texas that features a river. The trail is good for all skill levels and offers a number of activity options. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

Distance: 3.0 miles Elevation Gain: 111 feet Route Type: Loop

dogs on leash

kid friendly

fishing

hiking

nature trips

walking

bird watching

forest

partially paved

river

views

wild flowers

wildlife

Texas State Parks are open for day use. Due to COVID-19 parks require reservations. You must reserve and print day passes before you arrive, wear a face mask, practice social distancing in the park, and limit groups to 5 or less. More info can be found here: https://tpwd.texas.gov/state-parks/

hiking
rocky
9 days ago

Great trail and was easier than the others in the park for the kids. It was a little crowded but allowed for some off trail rock exploring.

hiking
bugs
muddy
over grown
Fri May 24 2019

This was a great little trail. The scenery was stunning, and the river was high and clear. The problem with the trail is the last portion is un-mowed!! We had to walk with 11 kids through grass, weeds and flowers for a good distance! TERRIBLE! We got ants and rashes... If you want to take this trail, check with the park ranger and see if it is being maintained!

hiking
Tue May 29 2018

You cannot go wrong with Dinosaur Valley State Park! Lots of limestone, water, and trails with dinosaur fossil footprints in the rock. Cross over the river for more challenging hikes and rocky, drier terrain.

hiking
Mon Mar 26 2018

This was a great trail for me and my five year old. We were able to reach in from our drive-in campsite. We first started by wading the river along the trail route which was a blast. When we got to a point to where the river was too deep for us, we climbed up to the main trail through the river bank. Part of the trail is paved and some parts are dirt. From the campsite, it led us right to the Main Dinosaur Track site.

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hiking
Fri May 24 2019

hiking
Thu Feb 07 2019

backpacking
Sat Apr 07 2018