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The VCT Needs You!

The next 7 miles of trail are being constructed in 2016 and we need all the help we can get to ‪#‎finishthetrail‬! Members play an important role in supporting the message and they receive special gifts for joining. Become a member today – and SPREAD THE WORD!

Violet Crown Trail Opens

Austin’s newest trail system will make its debut Friday, Aug. 14, with the official opening of the first six miles of the Violet Crown Trail. When completed, the trail will extend 30 miles from Zilker Park into Hays County, passing through greenbelts, urban areas, and city-owned water quality protection lands.

Vote early, often for Violet Crown Trail in REI campaign

Vote early, and vote often.

That’s the message from supporters of the Violet Crown Trail, a trail that will ultimately span 30 miles from downtown Austin to Hays County. The first segment of the trail – a 6-mile stretch from Barton Springs to Sunset Valley – officially opens today.