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Dates: 1/1/2019 - 12/31/2019
City / State: San Antonio, TX
Event Name: Leon Creek Bike - Mainland to Military Drive
Event Type: Year Round Bike
Event ID: 111356 2019/Y2343
Distance - Trail Ratings: 25 km / 10 km - 1A
Description: The Leon Creek Greenway is part of the Howard W. Peak Greenway Trail System, which is a growing network of developed multi-use and accessible trails. The Leon Creek Greenway consists of concrete and asphalt surfaces and is currently 23 km (14.5 mi) in length, with several connector trails linking other parks together in the trail system. This event uses the section of trail between the Mainland Trailhead and Military Drive Trailhead. Volksbikers will see limestone bluffs, wildflower fields, stands of Cottonwoods and other heritage trees. Wildlife may be seen in the meadows.
Amenities: Strollers: Easy | Wheelchairs: Easy | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: This event doesn't have any special Programs assigned.
Start Times: Daily, Dawn to Dusk
Location: McDonald's
Start Point / Driving Directions: 7663 Guilbeau, San Antonio, TX 78250-3226. From LOOP-410 take Exit-13A and go North on Bandera RD about 3.4 miles. Turn LEFT (West) on Guilbeau. McDonald's is on RIGHT. From LOOP TX-1604 take Exit 16 and go South on Bandera RD about 3.1 miles. Go RIGHT (West) on Guilbeau to McDonald's. You must drive to the actual Starting Point at the Mainland Trailhead after registering (about 1 km, 0.75 mi). Driving Directions are included on the Route Directions in the Walk Box.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Much of the Leon Creek Greenway trail is within the Leon Creek flood plain with numerous creek crossings. Leon Creek is normally dry but can fill rapidly during heavy rains. The trail will be temporarily closed when flooded. The trail may briefly have standing water or mud afterwards in spots. Bring water with you. Drinking water is NOT available at the Mainland Trailhead but is available at other trailheads on the route.
Host Club: Selma Pathfinders
Contact: Ed Roberson (210) 317-8351
Website: No Website Listed
E-Mail Contact: edward.roberson@satx.rr.com