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McAllister Park

Open Now: 5:00 am - 11:00 pm
Open today: 5:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Lovely Location so Close

I was in San Antonio on business and needed a place to run as I dont like running on the streets... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2018
Paul C
San Diego, California
Great dog park and friendly people

I was quite surprised of the size of the park, is so well maintained, clean and the best thing for... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2017
Rosalinda M
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“hiking trails”(5 reviews)
“pavilions”(6 reviews)
“playground”(12 reviews)
An 865-acre park with hiking trails, camping sites and a lake for fishing.
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13102 Jones-Maltsberger Road, San Antonio, TX 78232
Northeast San Antonio
+1 210-207-7275
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Reviewed 22 August 2018

I was in San Antonio on business and needed a place to run as I dont like running on the streets. McAllister Park was a great find, plenty of parking, quite (a least during the day) wild dear just strolling around and lots of trails...More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 7 October 2017

I was quite surprised of the size of the park, is so well maintained, clean and the best thing for me has a nice dog park filled with friendly people and very well behaved dogs I loved it

2  Thank Rosalinda M
Reviewed 3 October 2017

The city has done a wonderful job of using unusual space for something great. My family and I road our bikes on the trail from McAllister park to Fort Sam. Through the creeks the city has put side walks and raised decking for people to...More

Thank Terry H
Reviewed 1 September 2017

We were staying at a hotel near the airport with a little extra time and wanted to get some fresh air and exercise. We enjoyed the hiking. The park is well maintained and safe and everyone was friendly.

Thank Bruce R
Reviewed 27 June 2017

McAllister Park is one of, if not the largest city park in San Antonio. There are plenty of biking and hiking trails, lots of soccer fields and baseball fields, covered pavillions, dog park and playground for younger children in the front along with restrooms. Best...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

The park has approximately 10 miles of dirt/rock trails that are fairly well marked. I'd like to see a few more marking on the 6 mile (blue) trail, but after a few times turing around I made it. Highly recommend bringing your phone to track...More

Thank cddjam4
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

I have brought my kids here since they were little for the play areas and now we ride the trails together. Great trails for trail running also. It is also connected to the Salado creekway which has nicely expanded. When the trails are wet just...More

Thank Wayne K
Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

One of the best places in San Antonio to visit for a Leisure day of activity. It offers a bike trail with plenty of shape, it is paved, and away from traffic. It offers a dog park. Playground, soccer and baseball fields. Deers are often...More

Thank jesfire415
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

I like Mcallister park its a great place to go for a walk with your dog or friends I've seen people BBQ on the park grounds its a peaceful place for a nice afternoon walk

Thank Hunter G
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

Love this place. There is always going on here. Hey have 5 or 6 different trails that you can take. They are marked clearly. There is a dog park/ kids playground. Hey have both paved and dirt trails. They have a few parking lots but...More

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Beverly V
10 April 2017|
Response from cddjam4 | Reviewed this property |
Yes; lots of folks walking dogs; there is a dog park there as well
6 February 2017|
Response from cddjam4 | Reviewed this property |
15 Monday-Thursday; 30 Friday-Sunday; I tried to post the link but this post wouldn't let me.