Due to floodwaters and debris on the Barton Creek Greenbelt, the Austin Parks and Recreation Department has closed the trail until it is determined to be safe again.
We are currently working on surfacing the section of trail between Slaughter Lane and the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center. There will be periodic closures between now and mid to late January. We apologize for any inconvenience.
The Violet Crown Trail is officially reopened following the rains and dangerous conditions they created. Still, be cautious as there may still be muddy areas and debris on the trail.
Due to high water and muddy terrain, the trail is temporarily closed. We’ll let you know when it’s safe to reopen!
The bridge on the Violet Crown Trail at the Barton Creek Greenbelt near mile marker 3.25 has been washed out. Please take this into consideration when you plan your trip to the Trail. HCC is working with partners to engineer and make plans for a new bridge which will make this section of trail passable – stay tuned for updates. …
The Violet Crown Trail has been reopened!
The Violet Crown Trail is once again open!