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      Park entrance fee: $5

      Colorado River Wilderness
      Spend a weekend exploring the unspoiled wilderness of Colorado Bend. We’re two hours northwest of Austin.

      Things to Do
      Marvel at the beauty of Gorman Falls, cool off in Spicewood Springs, fish or paddle the river, take a cave tour, and test your limits on 35 miles of hike and bike trails.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
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      Access Info:
      The park is west of Lampasas, southeast of San Saba. From the intersection of U.S. Highways 281 and 183 in Lampasas, take FM 580 west 24 miles to Bend and follow the signs four miles to the park entrance. From San Saba, take U.S. Highway 190 about four miles to FM 580 and follow the signs 13 miles to Bend; follow the signs four miles to the park entrance (two miles of dirt road). The headquarters and main camping are six miles past the entrance on the dirt road (unmarked County Road 442). Access road subject to flooding. Note: No gasoline service in Bend.
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      Open on Sep 12, 2018

      Stats

      State Ranking
      #133
      Trails
      16
      Total Distance
      5 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      2 miles
      Total Descent
      437 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,439 ft
      Total Vertical
      133 ft
      Reports
      1

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      user #1445897rad3144addridelogNov 26, 2016 ride log
      Sep 25, 2018 @ 9:54am
      Sep 25, 2018
      user #1121739LarsacusaddpoiParking and 17 more
      Aug 2, 2018 @ 7:25pm
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      user #1121739LarsacusaddtrailRiver Trail and 10 more
      Aug 2, 2018 @ 7:20pm
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      user #1121739LarsacusaddtrailLemons Ridge Pass and 2 more
      Aug 1, 2018 @ 8:22pm
      Aug 1, 2018
      user #1121739LarsacusupdateregionColorado Bend State Park
      Aug 1, 2018 @ 8:13pm
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