Belton is located in the heart of Texas among rolling plains, wooded hills, rivers and lakes. Belton has a rich history and radiates the romance of the Old West. Over 160 historical markers are evidence of the city’s historic past.
Situated along Belton Lake, Belton is a city abounding with parks and recreational opportunities. The beautiful Nolan Creek meanders through central Belton where residents and visitors can enjoy a walk along the Nolan Creek Hike and Bike Trail. This unique 1.5 mile trail provides a scenic tour through three city parks. The trail offers residents and visitors beautiful views of the Nolan Creek, as well as numerous opportunities to take a break while reading about the historic Chisholm Trail in one of ten pocket parks located along the trail.