Make your end-of-year gift today to preserve your access to nature – forever.

Spending time in nature leads to a happier and healthier you. Scientific studies show that being outside can improve memory, fight depression, lower blood pressure and decrease stress levels. Because HCC provides much-needed access to the outdoors, you and everyone else in our community have the opportunity to take a walk, a jog, or a bike ride in a beautiful and natural setting. Thus, everyone can reap the health benefits of spending time outdoors which leads to a happier and healthier community.

Wellspring: A Monthly Giving Program

Wellspring is Hill Country Conservancy’s new monthly giving program that allows donors to support our mission all 12 months of the year. Join today to ensure water & nature for Central Texans forever. An investment in Wellspring is an investment in quality of life.


Violet Crown Trail

The Violet Crown Trail began as a vision in 1999 to create the first regional trail system in Central Texas. After years of strategic land acquisition and planning, the first six-mile segment is now open and the VCT is on its way to becoming the longest trail of its kind in Central Texas.



Emerging Professionals in Conservation (EPIC) is a program for outdoor enthusiasts who have a love for the Hill Country, a passion for conservation, and enjoy meeting interesting people!