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Lanana Creek Trail

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805 E Main St, Nacogdoches, TX 75961-5152
+1 936-564-7351
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Peaceful and so green

It was actually a rainy day but walking under the trees you couldn't feel the rain so much. The... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2017
Fort Worth, Texas
via mobile

We walked this trail for the first time in the dead of winter. Despite being cold out and the... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2017
Kelly K
Lufkin, Texas
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Originally an Indian footpath, this 2.5 mile trail weaves through thickets of paw-paw dogwood and scarlet blooming buckeye. The trail begins at Liberty Hall on E. Main St.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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805 E Main St, Nacogdoches, TX 75961-5152
+1 936-564-7351
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Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

It was actually a rainy day but walking under the trees you couldn't feel the rain so much. The trail wasn't hard but still be sure to watch your steps. It was beautiful to be surrounded by the trees and a few streams.

1  Thank srosas
Reviewed 29 March 2017

We walked this trail for the first time in the dead of winter. Despite being cold out and the greenery being dead, it was great! The trail is long and has plenty to see. We go back every few weeks!

Thank Kelly K
Reviewed 11 January 2017

I went down the trail with my children, and we had a good time. At the beginning of the trail there is sufficient parking space, and the trail is easy to walk.

Thank Slaghout
Reviewed 7 December 2016

There's not much challenge to the trail, it's mostly flat and only a few miles long. It gets washed out after heavy rain so be very careful on a bike. It follows a muddy little creek.

Thank myjudge2
Reviewed 8 November 2016

Meandering through the heart of Nacogdoches and following the Lanana Creek this trail has a special place in my heart. Always nice to get away from the city and back to nature right in the middle of town.

Thank Lance K
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

It was a Saturday morning, I was solo and I set out going north from the trail head on Main. I believe it was the trail head, being a weekend visitor my knowledge of that fact is not veritable. I walked/ran for 3-4 miles and...More

Thank gurfinkel
Reviewed 22 August 2016

I visited this lovely trail many times during a recent visit to Nacogdoches and enjoyed the beauty and peacefulness. The trail goes along a creek and is ~ 4 miles one way. A great chance to see the town and to enjoy nature. Much of...More

Thank SuzfromTex
Reviewed 20 May 2016

My wife and I love to walk especially in a peaceful, natural setting. A wide variety of trees (pines and hardwoods) mixed with some of the sweetest smelling flowering shrubs I have even smelled made this a very enjoyable trek. The creek changes from a...More

Thank gsm1121
Reviewed 29 January 2016

Stretches miles, more than 80% shaded, some narrow paths, but mostly very wide for four people to walk shoulder-to-shoulder. Easy and relaxing. Stop and watch the creek, there's a few perfect places to read a book, a few benches every other mile or so, some...More

1  Thank Cortney W
Reviewed 21 January 2016

This is a very nice and well maintained trail running through the heart of Nacogdoches. I can get muddy during the wetter months. One of the better places to enjoy the outdoor in town.

Thank preslb
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26 August 2016|
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Response from gsm1121 | Reviewed this property |
The stream is very shallow and I didn't see any fish.
Bryan K
5 March 2016|
Response from familyfun625 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not certain, but the employees of the Visitor's Center should be able to tell you for sure.
Clint M
22 September 2015|
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Response from Judith L | Reviewed this property |
This area of East Texas abounds with many different types of plants and trees. If you turn your back for a second, a new one will appear. It does make landscaping difficult, as the natural growth of plant life can be like... More