West Texas Trail Walkers


Celebrating over 40 years of hiking our West Texas favorites!

Our Next Event:
Colorado Bend State Park
October 7-9, 2022
Updated Jun 1, 2022
Colorado Bend State Park near Lampasas, TX

Join the West Texas Trail Walkers to hike the trails of Colorado Bend State Park, Bend, Texas October 7-9, 2022.  Colorado Bend State Park is in the heart of the Texas Hill Country, two hours north of Austin, TX.  With over 35 miles of trails and rugged wilderness, Colorado Bend is a hidden gem of the Texas State Park System. Three moderate to difficult trails will be offered in Colorado Bend State Park and an easy walk will be offered in historic Lampasas, TX.  Don’t miss the featured 10k hike that leads to the beautiful Gorman Falls.

Our host lodging is at the Best Western Plus in the charming Hill Country city of Lampasas, Texas. Thirty rooms are available October 7-9 at the negotiated rate of $99 for a single king bed and $109 for two queen beds.  Please call the Best Western Plus at 1-512-556-2100 as soon as possible and mention that you are with the West Texas Trail Walkers to secure this special rate.  


The brochure and registration forms are now on-line! Visit the event page.

Gorman Falls

Gorman Falls, Colorado Bend State Park

News and Notes
Posted June 1, 2022
CBSP Event Flyer and Registration posted

The event flyer and registration form for this year's event in Colorado Bend State Park have been posted. 

Posted August 2, 2021
AARP Guide to Big Bend National Park

The AARP guide to Big Bend National Park contains much useful information.  View it at this link: AARP BBNP Guide.

Posted May 19, 2021
Big Bend Event page published

Access the Big Bend page from the top menu.  There you can find information about the planned walks as well as the registration  form and event brochure.

Posted March 22, 2021
Big Bend Event is on! (Hopefully!)

With the uncertainty about COVID-19 pandemic, these hikes are subject to change or cancellation. Please keep checking this site for updates. Preregistration closes September 24, 2021.