Drone footage courtesy of Hank Wisrodt and Nicholas Kehl
Welcome!

Shoal Creek is an 11-mile creek flowing through the heart of Austin, TX.  The Shoal Creek Trail, Austin’s oldest trail, remains an invaluable greenway embedded in our quickly changing, urban landscape, providing a pathway for cyclists, walkers and runners.

Join Shoal Creek Conservancy in celebrating, improving and experiencing this special place.

Upcoming
Events
Jun04
Volunteering
June Volunteer Cleanup
Saturday, June 4, 2022
9:00-11:00am
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Jun17
Volunteering
June Volunteer Cleanup
Friday, June 17, 2022
9:00-11:00am
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Jun18
Tours
Botany Tour along Shoal Creek w/ Capital Area Master Naturalists
Saturday, June 18, 2022
9:00-11:00am
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