Map of bike paths / walking paths in Denton, TX


Recreational trails for walking, running and cycling in Denton, Texas

Denton, Texas

Denton, Texas

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Denton Branch Rail Trail

Greenbelt Trail

Lake Forest Park Trail

Loving Branch Trail

South Lake Park Trail



Flower Mound



Denton is located about 40 miles northwest of Downtown Dallas in northeastern Texas. Denton is west of Lewisville Lake and is the home to Texas Woman's University.

Denton Branch Rail Trail

The Denton Branch Rail Trail is a 12-mile long paved trail that extends from the middle of Denton to the community of Lewisville. The trail parallels the existing railroad line for the A-Train between the two cities. The Denton Branch Rail Trail is also referred to as the A-Train Trail.

The north end of the Denton Branch Rail Trail is located on E. Hickory Street and Railroad Avenue, just east of Downtown Denton. This is also the location of the Eulene Brock Downtown Denton Transit Center for catching the A-Train. The trail follows the rail line and heads to the southeast.

The south end of the Denton Branch Rail Trail is located at the Highland Village / Lewsiville Lake Station at the interchange of Interstate 35E and N. Garden Ridge Boulevard in Lewisville.

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Greenbelt Trail

The Greenbelt Trail is an 11-mile long, mostly unpaved, pathway located to the northeast of Denton. The trail is used by cyclists, hikers and horseback riders. It wanders through the thick forest alongside the Elm Fork Trinity River and across farmland with only one road crossing.

The north end of the Greenbelt Trail is located at Lake Ray Roberts Dam Road, just south of Lake Ray Roberts. there is a small parking area near the dam and another closer to the river. The trail heads to the south along the Elm Fork Trinity River. The trail goes through the natural area along the river and crossed County Road 428 about 4 miles south of the second trailhead. There is a parking area and a restroom at this location.

The Greenbelt Trail travels through the Clear Creek Natural Heritage Center then ends at Highway 377 (University Drive). There is a trailhead at the south end of the trail and Greenbelt Corridor Park.

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Following are links to official off-site resources to find out more details about Denton, Texas.

Individual Maps for Recreational Trails in Texas

Here is a list of links to the individual maps for specific recreational trails in the State of Texas.