The Serenity Park Hike and Bike Trail winds through western McKinney, a fast-growing community about 30 miles north of Dallas. The trail begins in its namesake park and follows a tree-lined route south through the Stonebridge and Craig Ranch neighborhoods. Evans Middle School and Reuben Johnson Elementary School are adjacent to the paved pathway. Along the way, several tunnels allow trail-goers to bypass busy streets, such as the Eldorado Parkway. Another path heads west from Eldorado and leads to Gabe Nesbitt Community Park.
Parking and Trail Access
Parking can be found in Serenity Park (near the intersection of Berkshire Road and Waterbrook Drive), Evans Middle School (6998 West Eldorado Parkway), Reuben Johnson Elementary School (3400 Ash Lane) and off S. Lake Forest Drive at the roadway's intersection with Cedar Elm Drive.
One of the better bike routes in McKinney
Compared to neighboring cities like Plano and Richardson, McKinney lacks extensive bike paths. The few paths that do exist do not connect in a way to allow cyclists to cross the city. But, as trails and paths go, the Serenity Park Trail, for lack of a ...