Places to Hang: Bear Creek Park (Houston, TX, USA) [#002]

Just Hanging
A nice relaxing spot in a big city park.

How To Get There

Address:

Cost of Admission: $0

  1. Heading East or West on Clay Road, turn onto Bear Creek Dr
  2. Follow that for several minutes until the Farm/Ranch building is on your right and there is a small spot to park on your left. Follow the short road to the left and park in the unmarked pavement.
  3. Walk about 500 feet towards the trees and pick two sturdy ones!

Bear Creek Map

  • Yellow: Parking Spot
  • Red: Hammock Spot

More Pictures:

View looking straight up into the tall trees and blue sky.
View looking straight up into the tall trees and blue sky.
Upward perspective from hammock #2.
Upward perspective from hammock #2.
View towards parking lot from our hanging spot. Nice 500 foot walk.
View towards parking lot from our hanging spot. Nice 500 foot walk.
Shout out to all the strong, independent trees.
Shout out to all the strong, independent trees.
View through trees
A look through the trees. The weather really was perfect, a slight breeze and 72 degrees F.
David's Hammock
My sad camping hammock. Looking forward to upgrading this equipment fairly soon!
Charlie leading the way on the hiking path nearby.
Bonus Picture: Charlie leading the way on the hiking path nearby.

I would definitely recommend this park to all Houstonians, especially if you live nearby. This is a gem of the city and I wish it was more recognized!

Charlie just wants his own hammock.
Charlie just wants his own hammock.