Friedrich Park to Woodland Hills Park Loop

MODERATE 16 reviews

Friedrich Park to Woodland Hills Park Loop is a 5.6 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near San Antonio, Texas that offers the chance to see wildlife. The trail is rated as moderate and primarily used for hiking, trail running, nature trips, and birding.

DISTANCE
5.6 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
725 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

kid friendly

birding

hiking

nature trips

trail running

forest

wildlife

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

trail running
6 months ago

Very nice trails for running. Mixture of paved and unpaved, with good inclines and technical footing. No dogs kinda sucks and if there is any rain at all, they shut down everything except the main trails.

hiking
8 months ago

Lovely Park but NO DOGS are allowed on this trail. It is clearly marked at Park entrance and trailhead.

trail running
Saturday, September 09, 2017

One of the better trails in San Antonio

hiking
2 months ago

hiking
9 months ago

hiking
11 months ago

Tuesday, September 19, 2017