More than 2 miles of trails wind through the Wildflower Center’s natural areas, Texas Arboretum and research plots. The trails provide an up-close look at natural Hill Country landscapes, from oak savannas to juniper-oak woodlands. (Our Arboretum Trail is wheelchair accessible.)

Get away from the crowds and explore these trails!


Click on the areas below to view the gardens and spaces before you arrive

Central Complex

Central Complex

Iconic buildings nestled among gardens welcome visitors and evoke a sense of place

Theme Gardens at sunrise

Central Gardens

Our original core gardens display native plants from across Texas in a variety of styles

Family garden watering hole

Family Garden

Connecting families with nature through interactive features

Texas Arboretum trees

Texas Arboretum

A classic arboretum featuring a diversity of Texas trees

Restoration Trail

Savanna Meadow

Take a hike and learn about karst landscapes and the Edwards Aquifer

Hill Country Trails

Seventy acres devoted to land management research