LCRA McKinney Roughs Nature Park

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1884 Hwy 71 West, Cedar Creek, TX


LCRA McKinney Roughs Nature Park is a day use park where visitors can explore close to 18 miles of trails by foot or 12 miles on horseback (bring your own horse).

  • ​​​​​​​​​​​​LCRA McKinney Roughs Nature Park is a 1,140-acre nature park on the Colorado River offering 18 miles of hiking trails with guided outdoor and river recreation, including summer camp and corporate events.
  • Located 13 miles east of Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, modern rental facilities are ideal for weddings and group events.
  • View live animals in the Visitor’s Center.
  • NEW: Take the only dual zip line canopy tour in Texas with Zip Lost Pines.
Outdoor Recreation
  • Canopy zip line tour: contact Zip Lost Pines
  • Hiking
  • Horseback riding
  • Picnicking
  • Zip lining
  • 3 dormitories: sleep up to 128 (includes A/C, heat, hot showers, and ceiling fans)
  • Restroom (flushing)
  • Showers
Facility Rentals
  • Amphitheater: Outdoor theater with capacity up to 120 people, with electricity and water
  • Meeting Room (1): Classroom/Theatre capacity: 20/30
  • Meeting Room (2 combined): Classroom/Theatre capacity: 40/60
  • Meeting Room (3 combined): Classroom/Theatre capacity: 60/100
  • Colorado Vista Pavilion: Outdoor pavilion with grill and electricity for up to 80 people
  • Wildflower Hall: Indoor space with capacity up to 240 people (includes A/C, heat, commercial kitchen and fireplace)
Group Activities
  • Challenge Course
  • K-12 field trips
  • Kayaking
  • River Rafting
  • Summer Camp
  • Team Building