If you are looking for an outdoor place to run, walk, skate, or ride that is away from automobile traffic, then check out the Grand Prairie Linear Parks and trails. You will find a fun, safe environment where you can exercise and get fresh air.

Maps: City Park Trails | Trails at Loyd Park on Joe Pool Lake

 
Fish Creek Trail - 3.0 Miles

The trail winds along Fish Creek connecting several neighborhoods together. The 3 mile concrete trail with rest stops, a full basketball court, a 1/2 basketball court, 4 playgrounds, a pavilion, 2 multi-purpose fields, a practice backstop, and individual picnic tables.

Lone Star Trail - 3.2 Miles

This trail starts by the Grand Prairie Tourist Information Center goes south along Belt Line Road, turns east along the Trinity River, then turns back north to connect with the city of Irving.

Good Link Trail / Mike Lewis Park / C.P. Waggoner Park - 4.8 Miles

The Link Park is a linear park that connects Mike Lewis Park to C.P. Waggoner Park with paved trails, boardwalks, and a 270 foot long bridge spanning Johnson Creek. The Texas Department of Transportation removed 10.3 acres of parkland from Waggoner Park for the construction of Highway 161, so in return, they purchased 75 acres of land for the Good Link Park and funded the entire project.

Map of Trails
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Nature Trails at the Lake
 
 
 
 
Updated:
01/07/2010 4:51 PM