Your Kids Will Love This Easy 1-Mile Waterfall Hike Right Here In Austin

Take the family to one of Austin’s most gorgeous places. McKinney Falls State Park is perfect for camping, strolling, and bird-watching. If you don’t feel like taking on a strenuous hike, venture down the Rock Shelter Trail. This breezy path takes you to some amazing lookouts. Your kids will love this easy 1-mile waterfall hike right here in Austin.

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