Now that September is here, going on the many gorgeous hikes that Texas offers will soon not be so miserable. We'll be saying goodbye to sunscreen and hello to the leaves changing color in just a short amount of time.\nWhile we wait, knowing the best fall hikes to go on is essential. Luckily, we've made a list of the top 7 perfect fall hikes you must do in Central Texas. Maybe planning your next trip will help pass the time!\nBarton Creek Greenbelt\nPrice: Free!\nAddress: 3755 S Capital of Texas Hwy B, Austin, TX 78704\nWhy you need to go: This greenbelt is the perfect location to visit during any season. It's got incredible views from high viewpoints which means when the breeze hits, it hits.\nView this post on Instagram The Barton Creek Greenbelt is one of the most popular places to hike in Austin. Even without water flowing, the 10+ miles of trails are a blast to explore and most of them have shade. Dogs are always welcome, but please bring fresh water for them and keep them on a leash. What’s your favorite part of the Greenbelt? 🥾🍃🐕 • @moun10man 📸 • Follow @hikeaustin and use #hikeaustin to be featured. Comment with any questions! • #austin #austintx #atx #hiking #austintexas #512 #do512 #365thingsaustin #igaustin #igtexas #texas #hikingtexas #optoutside #hikeatx #exploreaustin #trueaustin #outdoorvoices #austinlife #keepaustinweird #austin360 #visitaustin #texashillcountry #ilovetexas #texastodo #atxhiking #txstateparks #bartoncreek #austingreenbelt #bartoncreekgreenbelt A post shared by Hike Austin (@hikeaustin) on Aug 26, 2019 at 7:57am PDT\nWebsite\nChalk Ridge Falls Park\nPrice: Free!\nAddress: 5600 FM1670, Belton, TX 76513\nWhy you need to go: Any park with a suspension bridge just got that much cooler. When the temperatures drop this is where you want to be to enjoy it.\nView this post on Instagram Adventure of a lifetime ☀️ #adventure #forest #summer #wild #hot #texas #howdy #usa #sun #trees #fun #green #photography #photographer #summertime #august #date #cute #romantic #edge #funinthesun #travel #trip A post shared by Susie Photography (@susiephotography) on Aug 12, 2019 at 12:05pm PDT\nWebsite\nBull Creek District Park and Greenbelt\nPrice: Free!\nAddress: 6701 Lakewood Dr, Austin, TX 78731\nWhy you need to go: While your instinct will soon be to not jump into waterfalls, there's no harm in admiring them. This greenbelt has zero shortage of anything a nature paradise might have, including waterfalls.\nView this post on Instagram Been missing Colorado a lot lately but that doesn’t lessen the beauty I find around Austin Photo Cred: @nattybadfish A post shared by Jarod Stevens (@eazy.stevey) on Aug 13, 2019 at 8:37pm PDT\nWebsite\nGarner State Park\nPrice: $8\nAddress: 234 RR 1050 Concan Texas 78838\nWhy you need to go: We had to add at least one state park to this list! Garner State Park is beautiful in every aspect and is truly going to be a sight to see once the new season rolls in.\nView this post on Instagram 1. Jesus first 2. Buddy system 3. Airplane mode 4. No sleeping pics 5. Cook don’t clean 6. Yes man 7. 7 litty at a time 8. VAT 9. Slap the melon 10. No shoes in the tent A post shared by Phoebe Lay (@heyheyitsphoebelay) on Jun 3, 2019 at 11:32am PDT\nWebsite\nWestcave Preserve\nPrice: $15\nAddress: 24814 Hamilton Pool Rd, Round Mountain, TX 78663\nWhy you need to go: This preserve is absolutely gorgeous. It requires a friendly tour guide to get around but that just means you'll leave knowing more than you did when you arrived.\nView this post on Instagram Dora the explorer found a good cave to put on Instagram feed 😎🙈😝 . . #Austin #Texas #ATX A post shared by Marsela Reisa Rembang (@selaelas) on Jul 11, 2019 at 6:18pm PDT\nWebsite\nPedernales Falls State Park\nPrice: $6\nAddress: 2585 Park Rd 6026, Johnson City, TX 78636\nWhy you need to go: Yet another state park has made our list, but we're not even mad. This one, in particular, is absolutely gorgeous and super cheap to visit.\nView this post on Instagram not shown: lucy risking her life to get this photo #cliffjumpers A post shared by grace 🌿 (@gracestaggs) on Jul 1, 2019 at 5:43pm PDT\nWebsite\n360 Overlook\nPrice: Free!\nAddress: 360 Bridge Austin, TX 78746\nWhy you need to go: This is one of the easiest hikes you'll ever do, and it gives you some of the most incredible photo ops.\nView this post on Instagram 10 likes and i’ll drop @madilicht ‘s phone over the edge A post shared by sarah edler ★ ☆ ★ (@ssarahgracee) on Sep 2, 2019 at 5:01pm PDT\nWebsite\nWe strongly advise that before you go swimming or visit any location, you check the most recent updates on potential hazards, security, water quality, and closures. If you do plan to visit a location, respect the environment.