Knob Hills Trail

Located on the west end of Grapevine Lake, this natural surface trail traverses the prairies and bottomland on the north bank of Denton Creek. The trail is less rocky than the Northshore, but watch out for cactus and the occasional stray cow! Also, from Dunham Road over the White's Branch bridge is shared trail with equestrians. All bicycles and pedestrians yield to horses. There are no facilities on this trail.

Type: Backcountry
Length: 5.43 miles
Loop Trail? No
Allowed Uses: Bicycling (off pavement)
Dogs - On leash
Pedestrian - Walking/Hiking/Running
Wildlife Observation
Agency: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Entry Fee? No
Parking Fee? No

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Location: Located on the west end of Grapevine Lake, off Of State Highway 377, At west end of Grapevine Lake on State Route 377 and south on FM 1171.
States: Texas
Counties: Denton
Latitude: 33.04448   Longitude: -97.20709

From I-35W turn east on FM 1171. At the intersection with Hwy 377, turn south onto the highway. The trailhead is on the left, approximately 1/2 mile south, just off the highway. Note: Drivers should use great caution when entering and exiting to or from the highway on this steep trailhead.



Additional Details

Width: 36 inches.
Primary Surface: Crushed Rock
Secondary Surface: Grass or Vegetation

Average Grade: %
Elevation Low Point: 536
Elevation High Point: 546
Year Designated: 2010

Supporting Webpages and Documents

Document: Map of Knob Hills Trail

Contact Information

For more information and current conditions, contact the trail manager (listed below). For questions, suggestions, and corrections to information listed on the website, contact American Trails.

Trail Management:
Tim Musick
Park Ranger
US Army Corps of Engineers
110 Fairway Drive
Grapevine , TX 76051 -3495
(817) 865-2600



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