Easy morning hike

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User: belizeman01 - 10/9/2004

Location: Balcones Canyonlands NWR - Warbler Vista

Difficulty: 2stars  Solitude: 3point5stars
Miles Hiked: 1.80 Miles  Elapsed Time: N/A

Comments: Nice views, traffic noise not that bad and nice drive out to the trailhead. If you see a crowd forming at the trailhead, just go a few hundred feet up the gravel road and take the marked trail to the left were the hiking trail exits the woods. You will be hiking in reverse order and maybe see some wildlife before the two-legged kind passes you from the other direction!!

Area around Balcones Canyonlands NWR - Warbler Vista
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