Your Carrollton Hiking and Biking Guide

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two friends biking on a sunny dirt path

You know locals love hiking and biking when they have an app for just that. Folks in this northeast Texas town really enjoy their great outdoors, and they always know where they’re headed. With a quick stop for gear at their storage units, Carrollton, TX natives are ready to hit the trail.

Color Your Trails

Just download the Carrollton Trail Guide app to you smartphone and pick your favorite color. Carrollton’s Parks and Recreation Department helps you get a jump on planning your jog with this handy app that outlines the city’s path and trail system.

Everything is organized and color-coded by area so you can zoom in on nearby outdoor fun. You can explore everything from playgrounds to ponds and picnic tables. The maps also help you figure out the best course between your gear in self storage, as well as the nearest starting point for your daily run.

Pick Your Path

With more than two dozen paths and trails to choose from, it’s impossible to pick a favorite. It’s also impossible to run out of opportunities for enjoying our city’s natural beauty. We recommend starting with any one of these five scenic routes that cover town from north to south.

  1. Oakwood Springs Park Loop: Just off Hamilton Road, this lovely trail loops a six-acre pond.
  2. Oak Creek Park Loop: Wave to folks on the tennis courts as you jog along Oak Creek Drive.
  3. Josey Ranch Path: Bike through Carrollton’s prettiest greenbelt off Keller Springs Road.
  4. Elm Fork Nature Preserve Trail: Enjoy scenery along the Trinity River near Sandy Lake Road.
  5. Gravley Park Loop: Hike in the shade of majestic oak trees just off Perry Road.

Park Your Gear

With so many prime paths to choose from, you want to keep your outdoor routines simple and easy, and climate-controlled storage units are a big help. Bike wheels stay in good shape, hiking gear stays handy, and all your outdoor toys are in one convenient location. When you park your equipment in a secure storage unit, you’re always ready for a healthy run around town.

Our Toast to You

We raise our water bottles in a toast to everyone in this beautiful little city. Storage Choice admires your hiking and biking spirit, and we love your love for our urban outdoors. When you need convenient space to keep gear safe, we’re just a jog around the corner with convenient self storage in Carrollton, TX.