Northeast of Houston, the 4,900 acre Lake Houston State Park has 12 miles of trails.
To reach the mountain biking trailhead from Houston, head north on US59 to the New Caney exit. Proceed east on FM1485 for 2 miles. Turn south on Baptist Encampment Road for 1.5 miles.
Overall, Lake Houston State Park is the 22nd most popular mountain bike trail of all 59 mountain biking rides in Texas.