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Travis County Parks

Allen Park

6413 Westside Dr.
Austin, TX
78731

Directions

From MoPac take FM 2222 (Northland Dr.) west. Turn right at Balcones Drive and go 3/4 of a mile to Hart Lane. Turn left onto Hart Lane and proceed to Westside Drive. Turn left on Westside and the park entrance is on the left.

Hours of Operation

Sunrise to civil twilight (dark).

Entrance Fees

No fees are collected at this park.

Description

 A 10 acre park consisting of a limestone plateau covered by a Juniper/Oak woodland interspersed with small, semi-open grassland areas. Allen Park is mainly used for low density recreational activities such as picnicking and hiking. The park offers a natural setting with panoramic views of the city to the east. The neighborhood church uses the park annually for Easter Sunrise Services.

 Acreage: 10

Annual Visitors:  3000

Available Activities

  • hiking
  • picnicking
  • nature study

Amenities

  • picnic tables
  • covered picnic shelter
  • barbecue grills
  • hiking trail

Special Notes

Day use only park. Ground fires are prohibited in all day use parks. Glass containers and fireworks are prohibited in all Travis County Parks.

 


Last Modified: Wednesday, July 18, 2012 9:11 AM