The Wichita River Trail follows the Big Wichita River, a tributary of the Red River. The trail begins in beautifully wooded Lucy Park, making a loop. The park has shelters, playgrounds, a log cabin and a landscaped duck pond.
The trail also passes River Bend Nature Works, a 54-foot-high ornamental waterfall, the Multi Purpose Events Center, Berends Landing facility (with a 100-foot-high interior climbing wall), O'Reilly Park and a fishing pond in Williams Park. From Scott Avenue/US 287 to Lake Wichita Park (another 8+ miles) the trail is called Holliday Creek.
Parking and Trail Access
The trail is accessible from I44, US287, US281 and TX240.
This trail is the one that my wife and I started on when we decided to get back in shape. It's a very easy ride with lots of shaded areas and picnic areas along the entire length. When it is connected to the upper part of the trail it will end at one ...