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Cottonwood Creek Greenbelt


Cottonwood Creek Park/Trail Map

Cottonwood Creek Master Plan


  1. Parking
  2. Pavilion
  3. Pond
  4. Stocked Pond
  5. Trails
  6. Walking Trail
  7. Water
The Cottonwood Creek Greenbelt features two miles of trails, wetlands and ponds, plus platforms for fishing and viewing wildlife. It won a Texas Recreation and Park Society (TRAPS) award in 2018 for the best park design in the state in its population category. 

This ecosystem features off-channel ponds, Blackland Prairie, and wetlands and sits in a floodplain that includes a floodway. This park will preserved naturally, mowing about four to six feet on either side of the trail only to maintain the open meadows.
  • Park Type: Linear
  • Nearest Major Intersection: Legacy Drive and Teel Parkway
  • Acres: 77
Hours: Open 30 minutes prior to sunrise, closes 30 minutes after sunset.