Southfork Ranch is more than just the iconic filming site of the TV show Dallas. With grassy plains and a graceful, tree-lined entryway, the 41-acre property is an ideal spot for a leisurely summer walk – in addition to the property’s famous tour. If you’re craving a bit more action on-property, Southfork offers trail rides from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. every day. Dedicated “wranglers” take guests on horseback along the property’s dedicated horse trail, enjoying the fresh country air and pointing out famous Dallas sites along the way.
If you need to stretch your legs after the tour, the area in and around Parker, Texas offers a range of hiking trails suitable for every fitness level. Here are a few of our favorite nearby hikes:
Whether you’re in the area for a few hours or a whole day, there are more than enough walking trails near Southfork Ranch to keep the family active and entertained. Start at the ranch and spread out to your favorite trail, or make a day-long itinerary beginning at Bob Woodruff, pausing for lunch and a tour at Southfork, and ending with sunset at the lake.