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Great re-use of urban asset for public use!

The KATY Trail is a re-purposed railroad line, mostly elevated, that runs about 5 miles end to end... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
John C
Charlotte, North Carolina
Very nice but watch out for scooters.

Scooters are illegal on the trail but they are there anyway... lots of accident potential... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The KATY Trail is a re-purposed railroad line, mostly elevated, that runs about 5 miles end to end and passes through many interesting parts of Dallas and backs up to many apartment buildings, office buildings, and private residences. A great spot to excercise and people...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Scooters are illegal on the trail but they are there anyway... lots of accident potential. Beautiful!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Many of us have a goal of 10,000 steps (my I-watch is so cruel...) and the Katy Trail will allow you to achieve this goal with NO PROBLEM! It is a very nice, scenic trail through the heart of Dallas. You can even stop along...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good place to run. Most of the trail has a separate section for bikes and runners, with the latter section having a rubbery surface that's great for absorbing impact. I also ran by the Trinity river, but that's more of a flood basin than an...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was at continuing education meeting found this a short walking distance from my hotel. Wonderful relaxing clean place with many neat historic buildings close by. Very safe also. Really enjoyed this haven in the middle of a bustling downtown!

Thank Cathy H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is such a great trail but I was really sad to see so much trash. Great for running, walking or biking and very expansive just not as clean as I was expecting.

Thank Alise M
Reviewed 3 October 2018

if you dont have much time and fel like stretching your legs, this is a beautiful place tu run. Dog friendly in the heart of some of the most expensive zip codes in Dallas.

Reviewed 3 October 2018

The trail is long and you can enter and exit at different locations... i like walking with a group of people and not on my own... you never know who can just show up in front of you...

Thank mgn988
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

I’m only giving it 4 stars because there were swarms of gnats. We were on scooters so several flew in my face. Other than that I had a fantastic time on this trail! Wear googles or sunglasses if you’re scooting/biking👌🏽

Thank Ms S
Reviewed 27 September 2018

We read about the trail on Trip Advisor. We walked on a cloudy mid week day just after the rain had stopped so the trail was reasonably quiet. I imagine on a warm sunny weekend it would be crowded. A few people walking, jogging and...More

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Madi S
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Response from Mark S | Reviewed this property |
park in the uptown area Blackburn and Cole area. lots of retail parking there and it's a quick 2 blocks to the trail. stair access on Blackburn just west of Travis
22 August 2016|
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Response from 2011glen | Reviewed this property |
There is a few parking spaces at the know location, you can also park at river hom park and catch it from there.
7 April 2015|
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Response from WednesdayNightGirl | Reviewed this property |
We were staying at the Stoneleigh, and it's just a block or so away. And, the Stoneleigh is Gorgeous!