Third Saturday Trail Walks

9 to 10:30 a.m.

Join the experts on Play Frisco’s Natural Resource team for nature walks the third Saturday of each month and connect with nature. 

Please always wear closed-toed shoes and bring water. Check the weather and dress accordingly. Trail Walks are subject to cancellation due to weather or trail conditions. Updates will be shared via social media @PlayFrisco and right here.

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Please register in advance for our trail walks (free)

1135 Project 1

Jan. 18Location change:
Cottonwood Creek Greenbelt
3966 Bear Creek Lane

iNaturalist Hike (FULL)
Want to learn how to identify plants and animals you encounter? The answer is right at your fingertips! Join Frisco’s Natural Resources staff to learn about the iNaturalist mobile app and become a citizen scientist! We will hike together at Northwest Community Park and practice using iNaturalist. Prior to the hike, please download the free iNaturalist app and create an account and bring your fully-charged mobile device.

Feb. 151135 Wetlands Trail
South terminus of Teel Parkway
Watershed Walk
What do you know about our watershed? Come learn about your part in water conservation on this guided walk at the 1135 Wetland Trail.
Frisco Commons Park
8000 McKinney Rd.
Wildlife Detectives
You’re invited to investigate the plants and animals that live in Frisco! Animals have left behind clues that we will solve together to discover what lives at Frisco Commons! Join us for this guided hike to uncover the ecosystem.
Northwest Community Park
Panther Creek Parkway & Teel Parkway
Earth Day Hike
Let’s celebrate Earth Day together with a guided hike at Northwest Community Park! We are so fortunate to have beautiful natural areas in Frisco that we can enjoy. It is up to all of us to protect the Earth—join us to learn how you can conserve natural resources and protect Frisco’s natural areas.
May 16Frisco Commons Park
8000 McKinney Rad
The Birds & the Bees
Discover the history of the Blackland prairie and how it became one of the most endangered eco-regions in the United States. Join us for this guided walk at Frisco Commons to learn about the biodiversity of prairie land—like the birds and bees!
June 20Beaver’s Bend  Trail
5011 Legacy Dr. 
A Stroll in the Park
Let’s get to know each other on this guided walk along Beaver’s Bend Trail. The trail is paved and stroller and wheelchair accessible.
July 18Frisco Commons Park
8000 McKinney Rd.
Nature Journaling
Discover the fun of nature journaling! Come create your own nature journal and learn how to record your findings in nature on a short walk at Frisco Commons.
Aug. 15Cottonwood Creek Greenbelt
3925 Bear Creek Lane
Tails and Trails
Bring your dog for a wagging good time on the Cottonwood Creek trail for a guided walk.
Sept. 19Frisco Commons Park
8000 McKinney Rd.
Mindfulness in Nature
Celebrate National Yoga Month with us at Frisco Commons! Learn how to feel peace in nature and enjoy an all skill level yoga class.
Oct. 17Frisco Commons Park
8000 McKinney Rd. 
Zombie Survival Hike
Can you survive a zombie apocalypse?! Learn about the four things you need in order to survive outside…we may even encounter some zombies. Everyone is welcome on this zombie-themed guided walk at Frisco Commons. This is not a scary event, but an educational trail walk with a survival skills theme.
Nov. 21Limestone Quarry Park
6300 Maltby Dr.
Falls Colors Hike
Enjoy the color change this autumn on a guided walk about trees at Limestone Quarry Park along  the beautiful Taychas Trail.
Dec. 19Cottonwood Creek Greenbelt
3925 Bear Creek Lane
Story Stroll
Bring the family to read a book along the Cottonwood Creek Trail. On this self-guided walk, you will discover pages of a book to read together while you stroll Cottonwood Creek Greenbelt.