Inks Lake State Park Again

I am back at Inks Lake State Park.  I have one more trail here to hike and I would have hiked the entire park.  I hiked Devil’s Backbone Nature Trail and that was it.  This is one of my favorite trails now.  The trail travels along the banks and cliffs overlooking Inks Lake.  The lake level was the lowest I have ever seen and the waterfall was dry.  I still enjoyed this trail and also seeing some people cliff diving into the lake.

The hike was peaceful and not many people on the trail.  Most of the people were in the lake because it was another hot day in central Texas.  I found different ways to get up and down the rock formations.  I was trying to find the correct angles to get some good pictures.  The only drawback was once again no Milky Way picture.  The rest of the time was great.20190723_182210.jpgTrying to get all the colors of the park20190723_182714.jpgI love the way the rocks enter in the lake20190723_183417.jpgThe cliff jumping area20190723_191134.jpgLake level view20190723_182327.jpgBalancing rock20190723_181455.jpgWhere the waterfall use to be.

Another wonderful time at Inks Lake.

7 thoughts on “Inks Lake State Park Again”

  1. Sad that the waterfall is not flowing. Maybe some September and October rains will fix things. The little waterfall down at Balcones Canyonlands is still flowing.

    I think that Inks is supposed to be a constant level lake. They did lower it to repair boat docks in January, but I think they only do that once every few years.

    Hope you had plenty of water; it’s so hot out right now.

    I hope you have a State Parks pass. You seem to go almost all of them.

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