John Paul Landing Park John Paul Landing Park Trail and Creek John Paul Landing Park is an 865 acre fishing and recreation destination that opened to the public during the summer of 2017. Harris County is currently working on the construction of a second phase of the park on its’ north side off Katy-Hockley Cut Off Rd. This second phase will include an environmental education center, an additional park area and a set of bridges and boardwalks to connect to the existing park development on the south side of the lake. How to Find John Paul Landing Park John Paul Landing Park is located in far NW Harris County in Cypress, TX. The park’s address is 24202 West Rd, approximately 2 miles west of the Grand Parkway and 6 miles south of Hwy 290. There are two separate parking lot areas off West Rd. The construction of the second phase of the park will include an entrance off Katy-Hockley Cut Off Rd with its own parking lot. John Paul Landing Park Features Playground and Picnic Areas at John Paul Landing Park The park currently has 2 playground areas, numerous picnic areas (some covered), restrooms, and paved walking trails. There are also 4 pavilions with barbecue facilities, each of which is able to be reserved through the Harris County Park’s Department. Amenities under development include lake boardwalks, fishing piers, the environmental education center and additional trails. The final length of walking trail is yet to be determined, but by the park’s size can be assumed to be many miles. The park is used quite extensively by local fishermen and its’ second phase is highly anticipated. See Harris County’s Website on the park for future updates Photo Gallery of John Paul Landing Park We have put together a complete Photo Gallery of John Paul Landing Park in Houston, Texas with descriptions of where the photos were taken and what the photos depict. This article was authored by and all photos were taken by the staff of Houston Prime Realty. Houston Prime Realty serves the Greater Houston Texas area and can help real estate buyers and sellers to purchase and sell properties near John Paul Landing Park Houston Texas. Please Contact Us if you need an experienced Houston real estate agent. You can find more interesting places to visit in the greater Houston area in our Places To Visit in Houston Texas Directory.
Kickerillo-Mischer Preserve Fishing Pier The Kickerillo-Mischer Preserve is an 80 Acre public nature preserve located in northwest Houston TX. The park’s main feature is the 40 acre Marshall Lake and surrounding 1.7 miles of paved trail. Additionally, the property is bordered to the south by Cypress Creek. Visitors enjoy a rustic hidden retreat within the highly developed Tomball Parkway (SH 249) area of northwest Harris County. The Kickerillo-Mischer Preserve land was donated to Harris County Precinct 4 by its’ namesake companies in Jan 2009 during the creation of the master planned mixed use development known as The Vintage. Plans are underway to connect this preserve’s property with Precinct 3’s 100 Acre Wood Nature Preserve on the west side of SH 249, ultimately becoming part of the Cypress Creek Greenway Trail. Link to Kickerillo-Mischer Preserve Precinct 4 Website Park Map How to Find Kickerillo-Mischer Preserve The Kickerillo-Mischer Preserve is located in northwest Houston just east of the Tomball Parkway (SH 249) between Cypresswood Drive and Louetta Rd. It is bordered on the north by The Vintage development and on the south by Cypress Creek. The park’s main entrance, accessing ample parking, is off Chasewood Park Dr immediately east of SH249. Limited parking is also available at the park’s operations office on Cypresswood Dr. A pedestrian bridge allows visitors to cross Cypress Creek entering the preserve on the southeast side of Marshall Lake. Kickerillo-Mischer Preserve Features In addition to the 1.7 miles of paved trail encircling Marshall Lake, numerous access paths to the lake’s water edge have been created by pedestrian traffic. The park is popular with local cross country running teams as well as residents from neighboring subdivisions. A sand volleyball court, swings, restrooms with showers and water fountains can be found at the main parking area. Drinking water jugs (that are replenished by park staff) and adequate bench seating are provided along the trail for visitor refreshment. Fishing is allowed in Lake Marshall with a TX Parks & Wildlife Department fishing license. Visit Precinct 4’s website to learn more about their rules for fishing at the park. The County has constructed 2 sizable fishing piers and a canoe launch. Canoes must be non-motorized. A campground area is available for private reservation to nonprofit organizations. Reservations can be made by calling (281) 353-4196. The campground area is located just behind the restroom facilities and consists of a fire ring, BBQ grills, a covered pavilion and bench seating. Photo Gallery of Kickerillo-Mischer Preserve We have put together a complete Photo Gallery of Kickerillo-Mischer Preserve in Houston Texas with descriptions of where the photos were taken and what the photos depict. This article was authored by and all photos were taken by the staff of Houston Prime Realty. Houston Prime Realty serves the Greater Houston Texas area and can help real estate buyers and sellers to purchase and sell properties near Kickerillo-Mischer Preserve in Houston Texas. Please Contact Us if you need an experienced Houston real estate agent. You can find more interesting places to visit in the greater Houston area in our Places To Visit in Houston Texas Directory.