Barton Creek Wilderness Park

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Accessing Barton Creek Wilderness Park

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  • Hiking
  • Rock Climbing
  • Bird Watching
  • Mountain Biking

Austin Parks Foundation
People + Parks Since 1992


Austin Parks Foundation is a 501c3 non-profit organization dedicated to partnering with the Austin community to enhance people’s lives by making Austin's parks better through volunteerism, innovative programming, advocacy, and financial support.

We're known for our annual flagship volunteer event, It’s My Park Day, and is a presenting partner and beneficiary of the popular Austin City Limits Music Festival at Zilker Metropolitan Park.


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Barton Creek Wilderness Park FAQs

Want to adopt this park?

Check out our Adopt-A-Park page for info!

The success of our parks system depends on the support, assistance, advocacy and enthusiasm of the public as stewards of their parks. The Adopt-A-Park Program helps citizens like you become those stewards through a collaborative partnership between the Austin Parks & Recreation Department (PARD) and Austin Parks Foundation (APF).

Learn more about the Adopt-A-Park program here!

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For more park information or reservations visit: Austin Parks & Recreation

Pro Tips

Please pack out all trash and recyclables!

Don't forget sunscreen and sunglasses!

Stay hydrated by bringing plenty of water!

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