Pileated Trail is a 1.4 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Sealy, Texas that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for walking, nature trips, bird watching, and horses and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

Distance: 1.4 miles Elevation Gain: 9 feet Route Type: Out & Back

dogs on leash

kid friendly

horseback riding

nature trips

walking

bird watching

forest

river

views

wildlife

muddy

As of February 23, 2019 - users have reported that there are trail closures due to muddy conditions in this park. Please check the park website for updates: https://tpwd.texas.gov/state-parks/stephen-f-austin

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2 months ago

A lot of the trail that runs close to the river is closed and/or washed out. That said, the rest of the trails are well maintained and shady. Most of the terrain is flat and easy to navigate. We were able to get in nearly 6 miles navigating between all of the interconnected trails.

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Sat Mar 18 2017

Stephen F Austin State Park has reopened and the Pileated Trail is in great shape.

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