Category Archives: Balcones District Park

Walnut Creek Trail – Replace the Base!

  10-22-19 update – see videos of flex base runoff vs. vegetated shoulder at https://photos.app.goo.gl/ceieoERDVcegxsBp9 Several neighbors are planning to bring this issue to the Parks Board this evening at 6 PM.  Please email or call the parks board if you … Continue reading

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Batteries, Oil, Paint & Antifreeze Collection Event – Sat. June 8, 8-10am

Make sure you use a little time this weekend to gather those leftover paint cans, used oil and oil filters, and dead batteries plus clean/dry styrofoam and plastic film! Then bring it by on Saturday, June 8th, from 8:00-9:45am to … Continue reading

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Balcones Park Trail Closures and Trail Construction Update

The City project to extend the Northern Walnut Creek Trail to Amherst is underway.  Construction is expected to last approximately 6 months.  This work has closed several trails so we have put together a map to help navigate around the … Continue reading

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April 7, 9am-1pm: Pool Landscape and Trail Workday – Help Needed!

We need about 20 volunteers to help finish the pool landscaping and restore the newly repaired Creekside Trail (see details below). Here is a link to sign up: https://austinparks.givepulse.com/event/73493-Balcones-District-Park-Friends-of-Balcones-Work-Day%21

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Creekside Trail Repairs Complete!

Thanks to the grant obtained by the Friends of Balcones through the City’s NPP Program, the City-hired Contractor has completed* repairs to the “Creekside Trail” in Balcones Park. This is a great win for the neighborhood and park supporters. We … Continue reading

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Free Yoga in Balcones Park – Saturdays in October!

It’s Back! Free Yoga in the Park! Every Saturday for the rest of October. The class runs from 9am-10am, and is being offered by CorePower Yoga. Like and Share! *Simply bring a yoga mat and water if desired. The class … Continue reading

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Free Pizza in Balcones Park! TODAY (April 20) at 6pm. Courtesy of iFratelli’s Pizza.

Thurs April 20 at 6pm. FREE pizza for Milwood Neighborhood Association residents! Courtesy of iFratelli Pizza! Some great thin crust pizza! If you plan to attend Comment below or on the facebook link with number who will join so Ryan … Continue reading

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