Parks & Facilities Details

Medina River Natural Area

The Medina River Natural Area gives citizens access to a beautiful 511-acre property that has been enhanced with 7 miles of trails with interpretive features representing El Camino Real wagon trail. The north side of the park includes a large covered pavilion, restrooms, trailhead, parking and a staff building. The park also features a group camping area available by reservation. This area includes parking, camping, restrooms, water service and a small covered pavilion for camping activities. Pets on leash are welcome.

Alcohol is prohibited; amenities are first come, first serve with the exception of the ones listed below.

Amenities Available for Rental

The following amenities are available for rental. Use the links below to view facility details or calendar availability. Learn how to make a reservation.

Amenity Details Availability
Campsite  View Details  View Availability
Pavilion  View Details  View Availability


  • Visit the San Antonio Natural Areas website for programming information.
  • View the Trail Accessibility Map
  • For program reservations please call  210.207.3111
  • For group camping reservation please call 210.207.3000
  • Find trail and park conditions follow parks on Facebook and Twitter @saparksandrec. To register for classes visit

Park Location: 15890 Hwy 16 S   San Antonio, Texas


Medina River Natural Area
15890 Hwy 16 S
Hours of Operation:
Sunday-Saturday: 7:30 a.m. – sunset

Facility Info


  • Bicycle Trail (Paved)
  • Bicycle Trail (Unpaved)
  • Bike Rack
  • Grill
  • Pavilion / Gazebo
  • Picnic Table
  • Portable Toilet
  • Public Art Display
  • Walking Trail
  • Trail Length 2.83 mi.
  • Water Fountain


To reserve a facility call 210.207.7275

Reservation Fees Vary


Programs & Classes

Wednesday, February 21, 2018