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Violet Crown Trail first segment Texas Conservation Corps
The first leg of the Violet Crown Trail opens August 14. Texas Conservation Corps/Flickr
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The trail winds around the Barton Creek Greenbelt. Photo by Nicole Raney
Violet Crown Trail first segment map August 2015
The six-mile stretch connects Zilker Park and Highway 290. Courtesy of Hill Country Conservancy