Bachman Lake is a 205-acre city lake, located in northwest Dallas on the north side of Love Field Airport. Featured amenities include a 5k hike and bike trail (3.08 miles), picnic areas, a pavilion, boating, Bachman Recreation Center and indoor aquatic center.
Landscapes & Features
Plenty of water fountains and benches are available, and a restroom facility is on the south side.
This trail is paved with a mixture of concrete and asphalt and runs through park land around Bachman Lake.
There is an exercise circuit with 16 stations positioned along the trail.
As the trail meanders along the northern bank, you may see various species of geese and ducks, a grove of bald cypress trees, or sculling on the lake.
The southern bank of the lake offers a close-up view of airplanes landing at and taking off from Love Field Airport.