Weatherford trailhead entrance sign

Lake Mineral Wells State Trailway- Weatherford Trailhead

How a Historic Railroad Track Became a Trail of Nature

This was the first railroad that traveled through the landscapes of the Cross Timbers region offering people transport to the healing waters of Mineral Wells. On this tour you will discover the rich past of this railroad line while also gaining a greater understanding of the natural features of the Cross Timbers of Texas.


201 Cartwright Park Road, Weatherford, Texas, United States of America
Lake Mineral Wells State Trailway- Weatherford Trailhead
  1. Weatherford Trailhead
  2. Town Creek Bridge
  3. Trees and Plant Life
  4. Sunshine Lake and Path
  5. Coyotes on the Prairie
  6. Cattle Crossing
  7. Hawks and Vultures
  8. The High Point
  9. Cold Springs Road- Lemley Cemetery
  10. Parker County Watermelons
  11. Texas Spotted Whiptail Lizards
  12. Roadrunners
  13. Bois D'arc Tree
  14. Home Site of the Railroad Manager
  15. Garner Trailhead