One of the best things about living in the Dallas – Fort Worth area is that the outdoors can be enjoyed year-round. Locals enjoy hiking, biking, boating, and even dining outdoors on most days. Sure, it may turn cold for a bit in the winter, and it does rain and storm at times, but North Texas enjoys about 232 days with sun in an average year! Moderate-to-hot temperatures are the norm, which leaves plenty of time to enjoy our beautiful skies. When Mother Nature is calling your name, here are 12 top trails to explore:

These spots barely even scratch the surface of all of the amazing trails around here, as breathtaking trails for various levels for hikers, bikers, horseback riders, and skaters are literally all over the Metroplex.

Have you been on any of the trails mentioned here? If so, which one is your favorite? Do you have other favorites you would add to this list? We’d love for you to share your recommendations in the comments below!

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