The VCT at Slaughter Lane is closed due to bridge damage

In last week’s floods, the bridge crossing Slaughter Creek at the Violet Crown Trail Slaughter section was damaged in the flood. It may take a week or two to get it repaired. The trail will be unfortunately closed in the meantime.

VCT along the Greenbelt closed today due to floods

The rains yesterday caused the VCT along greenbelt and Barton Springs Pool are closed today due to yesterday’s floods. Other portions of the trail may have damage or debris. Please use caution if you are spending time outdoors today!

VCT Reopened following Dangerous Conditions

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.