Place To Visit Category: Parks
Charles W Austin Park
The development of Charles W Austin Park seems to be following the trend of suburban Houston Municipal Utility Districts (MUD) in providing/maintaining recreational areas in and around the area’s ever expanding drainage improvement projects. Harris County MUD No 130 services the Copperbrook subdivision and intends the Charles W Austin Park to serve the dual purpose of alleviating downstream flooding issues (detention pond) and providing a public recreational area. Visitors to Charles W Austin Park might also be interested in Easton Commons Nature Park, another MUD park one block away.
How to Find Charles W Austin Park
Charles W Austin Park is located at the NE corner of West Rd and Huffmeister Rd in northwest Houston. The park is situated in the neighborhood of Copperbrook, about a mile south of US 290 and a half mile east of SH 6. There is no dedicated parking for the park. Park signs direct visitors to park at the Copperbrook Community Park/Pool parking lot one block away. Street parking is not allowed.
Charles W Austin Park Features
The main feature of Charles W Austin Park is its’ paved walking trail that makes an approximately half mile loop around the detention basin. The trail has alternate basin bank (level ground) or basin bottom (sloped) sections allowing for different degrees of difficulty. Along the beautifully landscaped trail visitors will find numerous benches, a picnic area and exercise stations. While dogs are welcome, they must be leashed.
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