Backpacking/Camping in Dallas/Ft. Worth, TX
About Dallas/Ft. Worth Backpacking/Camping
RootsRated explores the best camping and backpacking in Dallas. From car camping to multi-day backpack adventures, let our experts help you find the perfect trails. Our destinations are chosen by outdoors experts who live and play in Dallas, so you’re sure to find the top adventures and maybe even a few local secrets!
Winding along the southern shore of Lake Texoma, the Cross Timbers trail lies in the thick of the Cross Timbers wilderness. Just a short hour and a half drive from Dallas, this trail makes for an easy weekend getaway from the city.
Just a short hour from Fort Worth Texas, the grasslands provide the people of DFW a quick day trip to the great outdoors, or a long weekend in the bush.
With approximately 20 miles of hiking/biking trails, and plenty of options for camping, Dinosaur Valley State Park is a great option for a weekend trip.
With 14 miles of easy to moderate hiking trails, the Cross Timbers Trail is perfectly suited for an easy weekend overnighter or a long day of hiking.