Best wildlife trails in Dallas, Texas

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Explore the most popular wildlife trails near Dallas with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
Map of wildlife trails in Dallas, Texas
Top trails (18)
#1 - Cedar Brake Trail via Cattail Pond Trail
Cedar Ridge Preserve
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Length: 2.2 mi • Est. 54 m
The preserve is closed on Mondays.Show more
#2 - Cedar Ridge Outer Loop
Cedar Ridge Preserve
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Length: 5.4 mi • Est. 2 h 38 m
The Preserve is closed on Mondays. This loop consist of Praire, Bluebonnet, Escarpment, Fossil Valley, Possumhaw, and Cedar Brake trails.Show more
#3 - Cattail Pond Trail and Cedar Brake Trail Loop
Cedar Ridge Preserve
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Length: 4.0 mi • Est. 1 h 57 m
#4 - Catpond, Fossil Valley, Red Oak and Escarpment Trail Loop
Cedar Ridge Preserve
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Length: 2.5 mi • Est. 1 h 13 m
SEASONAL CLOSURE: This area is subject to seasonal closure due to weather conditions. For more information, please visit https://audubondallas.org/cedar-ridge-preserve/.Show more
#5 - Katie Jackson Park Yellow, Black, and Blue Loop
Katie Jackson Park
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Length: 3.1 mi • Est. 1 h 19 m
#6 - Possumhaw Trail
Cedar Ridge Preserve
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Length: 0.8 mi • Est. 23 m
#7 - Trinity Levee Trail
Trinity River Greenbelt Park
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Length: 13.9 mi • Est. 5 h 35 m
This is a flat paved trail with great views and is a popular spot for joggers and bikers. Lots of opportunities for bird watching and a great place for kids to explore.Show more
#8 - Trinity River Audubon Center Trail
Trinity River Audubon Center
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Length: 2.5 mi • Est. 1 h 3 m
This is a loop of most of the trails at Trinity River Audubon Center. Loop includes: Wetland, Overlook, Trinity River, and Forest Trails. Show more
#9 - Joppa Preserve
Great Trinity Forest
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Length: 3.5 mi • Est. 1 h 26 m
#10 - Texas Buckeye Trail
Dallas, Texas
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Length: 2.1 mi • Est. 51 m
This trail is named for a large stand of Texas Buckeye Trees located near the end of the trail, popular during the spring bloom. The area is ideal for viewing several species of birds and other various wildlife.Show more
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