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Texas Parks & Wildlife Department (TPWD)

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April 2019

Bird Bingo

April 25 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm CDT
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until April 25, 2019

Choke Canyon State Park – Calliham Unit, P.O. Box 2
Calliham, TX 78007 United States
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Free – $5

Do you like Bingo? Well, how about birds? Come put your bird identification skills to the test with a Bird Bingo game! So you think you know birds... Let's find out! Join one of our park rangers for a game of bird bingo including some birds found here in the park. This game is held every Thursday at 2 p.m. at the Nature Center across from the Gymnasium and lasts 30 minutes to an hour. We hope we'll see you…

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Choke Canyon Bird Walk

April 26 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am CDT
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Friday and Saturday, repeating until April 27, 2019

Choke Canyon State Park – Calliham Unit, P.O. Box 2
Calliham, TX 78007 United States
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Free – $5

Come join our interpretive park ranger for a one-hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park! Join our interpretive park ranger for a stroll along Choke Canyon State Park’s trails and lake edge. Watch and listen for common and rare birds found here in the winter and during migrations. You are welcomed to bring your own binoculars and bird identification book. Remember to dress appropriately for the weather! This walk takes place every Friday and Saturday at 10 a.m. and…

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Butterfly and Dragonfly Walk

April 26 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm CDT
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An event every week that begins at 1:30 pm on Friday, repeating until April 26, 2019

Estero Llano Grande State Park, 3301 S. International Blvd. (FM 1015)
Weslaco, TX 78596 United States
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Free – $5

Observe and identify butterflies and dragonflies on a leisurely hike led by a knowledgeable guide. Suitable for all ages. About 300 species of butterflies and about 100 species of dragonflies make South Texas their home, many of which are found nowhere else in North America. Binoculars, closed shoes and a hat are suggested for participants. Meet on the deck overlooking beautiful Ibis Pond just outside the Park Store. Checklists are provided. A knowledgeable guide will lead. Free with regular park…

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Jeop-Birdy!

April 26 @ 2:30 pm CDT
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An event every week that begins at 2:30 pm on Friday, repeating until April 26, 2019

Choke Canyon State Park – Calliham Unit, P.O. Box 2
Calliham, TX 78007 United States
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Free – $5

Join our Interpretive Ranger in this fun game to test your bird knowledge. Have you ever wanted to play on the Jeopardy game show? Well now's your chance with a little birding twist! This game is held every Friday at 2:00 p.m. at the Gymnasium and lasts 30 minutes to an hour. This program is free to park campers and day users. Park entrance fees are $5 per person (13 years and up).

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2nd Annual South Llano River Birding Festival

April 26 @ 7:00 pm - April 28 @ 11:00 pm CDT
South Llano River State Park, 1927 Park Road 73
Junction, TX 76849 United States
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Mark Your calendars for the 2nd Annual South Llano River Birding Festival. April 26-28th. More incredible events! Same incredible place! Stay tuned for registration in the fall.

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Coyote Trail Run

April 27 @ 6:00 am - 11:00 pm CDT
Cleburne State Park, 5800 Park Road 21
Celburne, TX 76033 United States
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A great hill country feel on the trails headed up towards North Texas at the amazing Cleburne State Park. 50M-6am 50k-7:15am 25k-8am 8M-8:30am 4m-9:00am Check out all the information at http://www.trailracingovertexas.com/coyote-run/

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Honey Creek Saturday Morning Guided Hike

April 27 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am CDT
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 26, 2020

Government Canyon State Natural Area, 12861 Galm Rd
San Antonio, TX 78254 United States
+ Google Map
$2 – $9

Join us to learn the about the cultural and natural history of Honey Creek. Join us for a guided walk to the beautiful Honey Creek to learn about both the natural and cultural history of the area. This 2-hour hike begins at the Rust House inside the park. This hike is free beyond the park admission of $7 per person 13 and over (free with a current TPWD Park Pass) and a requested donation of $2 per person to the…

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Summit Hike

April 27 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am CDT
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 27, 2020

One event on January 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on January 3, 2019 at 9:30 am

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, 16710 Ranch Rd. 965
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
+ Google Map
Free – $7

Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we climb to the top of Enchanted Rock! Along the way, we'll learn about the geology, history and biology of this special place. We'll hear tales of derring-do and see sweeping panoramic views! Meet at the Gazebo at the beginning of the Summit Trail. Time: Approximately 2 hours. Distance: 1.5 miles there and back again. Elevation gain: 425 feet. Bring: Walking or hiking shoes Plenty of water Sunscreen Dress for the weather…

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Choke Canyon Bird Walk

April 27 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am CDT
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Friday and Saturday, repeating until April 27, 2019

Choke Canyon State Park – Calliham Unit, P.O. Box 2
Calliham, TX 78007 United States
+ Google Map
Free – $5

Come join our interpretive park ranger for a one-hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park! Join our interpretive park ranger for a stroll along Choke Canyon State Park’s trails and lake edge. Watch and listen for common and rare birds found here in the winter and during migrations. You are welcomed to bring your own binoculars and bird identification book. Remember to dress appropriately for the weather! This walk takes place every Friday and Saturday at 10 a.m. and…

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Art Day on the Battleship

April 27 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm CDT
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One event on January 26, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on April 27, 2019 at 11:00 am

Battleship Texas State Historic Site, 3523 Independence Parkway South
LaPorte, TX 77571 United States
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Bring your creativity and join our ship staff for fun history-inspired art, music and more aboard Battleship TEXAS! Look for signs when you board the ship for where the activity will be taking place. Free with paid ship admissions: 12 - 64 years old : $12 Daily 65 years & older: $6 Per Person Child 5 - 11 years old: $3 Per Person Child 4 years & under: Free Military (Active & Retired): Free Discounted admission for Texas State Parks…

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Summit Hike

April 28 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am CDT
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 27, 2020

One event on January 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on January 3, 2019 at 9:30 am

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, 16710 Ranch Rd. 965
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
+ Google Map
Free – $7

Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we climb to the top of Enchanted Rock! Along the way, we'll learn about the geology, history and biology of this special place. We'll hear tales of derring-do and see sweeping panoramic views! Meet at the Gazebo at the beginning of the Summit Trail. Time: Approximately 2 hours. Distance: 1.5 miles there and back again. Elevation gain: 425 feet. Bring: Walking or hiking shoes Plenty of water Sunscreen Dress for the weather…

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May 2019

Texas Project WILD Facilitator Training

May 3 @ 8:00 am - May 4 @ 12:00 pm CDT
Lubbock Lake Landmark, 2401 Landmark Dr.
Lubbock, TX 79415 United States
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Training to conduct the Suite of Project WILD workshops - prerequisite required Share WILD with your peers and colleagues! Join the corps of volunteer Facilitators who lead the suite of Project WILD workshops. After attending this two-day workshop, participants may be certified to facilitate Project WILD, Aquatic WILD, and Growing Up WILD professional development workshops for formal and informal educators. Must have previously attended a Project WILD or Aquatic WILD regular educator workshop and be willing to lead one workshop…

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Mayfest

May 4 @ 8:00 am - May 5 @ 5:00 pm CDT
Trinity Park, 2401 University Drive
Fort Worth, TX 76107 United States
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Fort Worth's Family Festival on the Banks of Trinity River Get Outside with TPWD in the Frost Zone (11am-7pm) on Saturday & Sunday only. We will be hosting hands-on youth activities include camping and fishing skills, reptiles, archery and more. We have a drawing for a Camping Package for youth who enter our Outdoor Kid's Challenge. Music, carnival rides, games, festival food, special attraction shows, dance performances, and so much more! Entrance Fees: Adults aged 60+ $5 Adults aged 13+…

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Honey Creek Saturday Morning Guided Hike

May 4 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am CDT
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 26, 2020

Government Canyon State Natural Area, 12861 Galm Rd
San Antonio, TX 78254 United States
+ Google Map
$2 – $9

Join us to learn the about the cultural and natural history of Honey Creek. Join us for a guided walk to the beautiful Honey Creek to learn about both the natural and cultural history of the area. This 2-hour hike begins at the Rust House inside the park. This hike is free beyond the park admission of $7 per person 13 and over (free with a current TPWD Park Pass) and a requested donation of $2 per person to the…

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Summit Hike

May 4 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am CDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 27, 2020

One event on January 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on January 3, 2019 at 9:30 am

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, 16710 Ranch Rd. 965
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
+ Google Map
Free – $7

Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we climb to the top of Enchanted Rock! Along the way, we'll learn about the geology, history and biology of this special place. We'll hear tales of derring-do and see sweeping panoramic views! Meet at the Gazebo at the beginning of the Summit Trail. Time: Approximately 2 hours. Distance: 1.5 miles there and back again. Elevation gain: 425 feet. Bring: Walking or hiking shoes Plenty of water Sunscreen Dress for the weather…

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Summit Hike

May 5 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am CDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 27, 2020

One event on January 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on January 3, 2019 at 9:30 am

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, 16710 Ranch Rd. 965
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
+ Google Map
Free – $7

Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we climb to the top of Enchanted Rock! Along the way, we'll learn about the geology, history and biology of this special place. We'll hear tales of derring-do and see sweeping panoramic views! Meet at the Gazebo at the beginning of the Summit Trail. Time: Approximately 2 hours. Distance: 1.5 miles there and back again. Elevation gain: 425 feet. Bring: Walking or hiking shoes Plenty of water Sunscreen Dress for the weather…

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23rd Annual Open House

May 10 @ 9:00 am - May 11 @ 3:00 pm CDT
Lake Brownwood State Park, 200 State Highway Park Road 15
Lake Brownwood, TX 76801 United States
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Free daily entry into the park, programs and activities for everyone about resources of our park and Texas. Friday area schools are invited to bring out classes, Saturday families can enjoy same activities. Friday area schools are invited for programs and activities from 9am - 3pm, Saturday families can come out for the same 9am - 3pm. Buffalo Soldiers Frontier/Cowboy history and chuck wagon cooking Wildland Fire Fighting Archery Kid Fish Tank Civilian Conservation Corps history Texas Wildlife Operation Game…

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Honey Creek Saturday Morning Guided Hike

May 11 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am CDT
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 26, 2020

Government Canyon State Natural Area, 12861 Galm Rd
San Antonio, TX 78254 United States
+ Google Map
$2 – $9

Join us to learn the about the cultural and natural history of Honey Creek. Join us for a guided walk to the beautiful Honey Creek to learn about both the natural and cultural history of the area. This 2-hour hike begins at the Rust House inside the park. This hike is free beyond the park admission of $7 per person 13 and over (free with a current TPWD Park Pass) and a requested donation of $2 per person to the…

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Summit Hike

May 11 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am CDT
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 27, 2020

One event on January 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on January 3, 2019 at 9:30 am

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, 16710 Ranch Rd. 965
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
+ Google Map
Free – $7

Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we climb to the top of Enchanted Rock! Along the way, we'll learn about the geology, history and biology of this special place. We'll hear tales of derring-do and see sweeping panoramic views! Meet at the Gazebo at the beginning of the Summit Trail. Time: Approximately 2 hours. Distance: 1.5 miles there and back again. Elevation gain: 425 feet. Bring: Walking or hiking shoes Plenty of water Sunscreen Dress for the weather…

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Gleaning for Pie at Barrington Farm

May 11 @ 10:00 am - May 12 @ 4:00 pm CDT

Gathering fruit is an old way to keep Jack from being a dull boy! Come and see the different pie fillings the Jones family might have gathered from the farm in spring, or purchased from the store since Anson missed his Northern fruits. Kitchen activities ongoing, contact Barb King for details at 936-878-2214 x.246

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Summit Hike

May 12 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am CDT
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 27, 2020

One event on January 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on January 3, 2019 at 9:30 am

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, 16710 Ranch Rd. 965
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
+ Google Map
Free – $7

Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we climb to the top of Enchanted Rock! Along the way, we'll learn about the geology, history and biology of this special place. We'll hear tales of derring-do and see sweeping panoramic views! Meet at the Gazebo at the beginning of the Summit Trail. Time: Approximately 2 hours. Distance: 1.5 miles there and back again. Elevation gain: 425 feet. Bring: Walking or hiking shoes Plenty of water Sunscreen Dress for the weather…

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McKinney Falls Trail Crew

May 18 @ 8:30 am - 12:30 pm CDT
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An event every month that begins at 8:30 am on day Third of the month, repeating until December 28, 2019

McKinney Falls State Park, 5808 McKinney Falls Parkway
Austin, TX 78744 United States
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Free

Looking for an opportunity to work outside, gain new skills, and give back to the only state park in Austin, TX? Join our team as a Trail Crew Volunteer! Trail maintenance experience is a plus, but not necessary. We will train you in proper tool usage, trail specifications, and natural resource management. Our goal is to have a committed group of individuals to service our trails once a month and lead community groups on additional service days in the park…

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Explore the Canyon

May 18 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm CDT
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An event every month that begins at 8:30 am on day Third of the month, repeating until December 21, 2019

One event on February 16, 2019 at 8:30 am

Government Canyon State Natural Area, 12861 Galm Rd
San Antonio, TX 78254 United States
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Join us every third Saturday of the month for a new adventure! Knowledgeable guides discuss the flora, fauna, natural and cultural history of this awesome natural area on this exploration. Length of hike and interpretive topic will vary, depending on the group. Open to all ages; minors must be accompanied by an adult; group size limited to the first 12 people; no pets please. Dress appropriately, sunscreen and hat recommended, wear sturdy footwear for hiking over rough terrain; bring two…

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Honey Creek Saturday Morning Guided Hike

May 18 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am CDT
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 26, 2020

Government Canyon State Natural Area, 12861 Galm Rd
San Antonio, TX 78254 United States
+ Google Map
$2 – $9

Join us to learn the about the cultural and natural history of Honey Creek. Join us for a guided walk to the beautiful Honey Creek to learn about both the natural and cultural history of the area. This 2-hour hike begins at the Rust House inside the park. This hike is free beyond the park admission of $7 per person 13 and over (free with a current TPWD Park Pass) and a requested donation of $2 per person to the…

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Project WILD Workshop – Dallas

May 18 @ 9:00 am - 3:30 pm CDT
Dallas Zoo, 650 S R L Thornton Fwy.
Dallas, TX 75203 United States
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Learn to share conservation with children: Professional development for anyone who works with children. Project WILD invites you to explore and share the fascinating world of wildlife and ecosystems using fun, hands-on educational activities. You will experience engaging TEKS-aligned activities while networking with other educators. Workshop participants receive: 6 hours TEA-approved CPE and TEEAC Credit Project WILD K-12 guide Texas-specific resources Anyone who works with children, including teachers, homeschoolers, informal educators, and scout leaders, is welcome. $65 Preregistration required. (includes…

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Summit Hike

May 18 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am CDT
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 27, 2020

One event on January 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on January 3, 2019 at 9:30 am

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, 16710 Ranch Rd. 965
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
+ Google Map
Free – $7

Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we climb to the top of Enchanted Rock! Along the way, we'll learn about the geology, history and biology of this special place. We'll hear tales of derring-do and see sweeping panoramic views! Meet at the Gazebo at the beginning of the Summit Trail. Time: Approximately 2 hours. Distance: 1.5 miles there and back again. Elevation gain: 425 feet. Bring: Walking or hiking shoes Plenty of water Sunscreen Dress for the weather…

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Plows & Petticoats; True Texas Women at Barrington Farm

May 18 @ 10:00 am - May 19 @ 4:00 pm CDT

From an early age, most Victorian women were trained for the worthy profession of caring for a family. Sewing, cleaning, cooking, and childcare comprised the main elements of “the Arts and Mysteries of Housewifery.” Did a woman’s role change when she moved to the rough and tumble frontier of Texas? Hear some stories about the women of the Jones family, and learn what life was like for women in early Texas. Contact Barb King for more information at 936-878-2214 x246.

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Summit Hike

May 19 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am CDT
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 27, 2020

One event on January 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on January 3, 2019 at 9:30 am

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, 16710 Ranch Rd. 965
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
+ Google Map
Free – $7

Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we climb to the top of Enchanted Rock! Along the way, we'll learn about the geology, history and biology of this special place. We'll hear tales of derring-do and see sweeping panoramic views! Meet at the Gazebo at the beginning of the Summit Trail. Time: Approximately 2 hours. Distance: 1.5 miles there and back again. Elevation gain: 425 feet. Bring: Walking or hiking shoes Plenty of water Sunscreen Dress for the weather…

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Honey Creek Saturday Morning Guided Hike

May 25 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am CDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 26, 2020

Government Canyon State Natural Area, 12861 Galm Rd
San Antonio, TX 78254 United States
+ Google Map
$2 – $9

Join us to learn the about the cultural and natural history of Honey Creek. Join us for a guided walk to the beautiful Honey Creek to learn about both the natural and cultural history of the area. This 2-hour hike begins at the Rust House inside the park. This hike is free beyond the park admission of $7 per person 13 and over (free with a current TPWD Park Pass) and a requested donation of $2 per person to the…

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Summit Hike

May 25 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am CDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 27, 2020

One event on January 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on January 3, 2019 at 9:30 am

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, 16710 Ranch Rd. 965
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
+ Google Map
Free – $7

Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we climb to the top of Enchanted Rock! Along the way, we'll learn about the geology, history and biology of this special place. We'll hear tales of derring-do and see sweeping panoramic views! Meet at the Gazebo at the beginning of the Summit Trail. Time: Approximately 2 hours. Distance: 1.5 miles there and back again. Elevation gain: 425 feet. Bring: Walking or hiking shoes Plenty of water Sunscreen Dress for the weather…

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Ploughing the Weeds at Barrington Farm

May 25 @ 10:00 am - May 26 @ 4:00 pm CDT

Dr. Jones noted in his journal on May 14, 1850 - “Finished ploughing and hoeing corn first time.” The crops are short and the weeds are tall, it’s time to cultivate! Come help us clear between the rows of our field crops using our single ox and spike-tooth cultivator! Contact Ben Baumgartner for more information at 936-878-2214 x246.

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Summit Hike

May 26 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am CDT
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 27, 2020

One event on January 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on January 3, 2019 at 9:30 am

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, 16710 Ranch Rd. 965
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
+ Google Map
Free – $7

Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we climb to the top of Enchanted Rock! Along the way, we'll learn about the geology, history and biology of this special place. We'll hear tales of derring-do and see sweeping panoramic views! Meet at the Gazebo at the beginning of the Summit Trail. Time: Approximately 2 hours. Distance: 1.5 miles there and back again. Elevation gain: 425 feet. Bring: Walking or hiking shoes Plenty of water Sunscreen Dress for the weather…

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June 2019

Honey Creek Saturday Morning Guided Hike

June 1 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am CDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 26, 2020

Government Canyon State Natural Area, 12861 Galm Rd
San Antonio, TX 78254 United States
+ Google Map
$2 – $9

Join us to learn the about the cultural and natural history of Honey Creek. Join us for a guided walk to the beautiful Honey Creek to learn about both the natural and cultural history of the area. This 2-hour hike begins at the Rust House inside the park. This hike is free beyond the park admission of $7 per person 13 and over (free with a current TPWD Park Pass) and a requested donation of $2 per person to the…

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Summit Hike

June 1 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am CDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 27, 2020

One event on January 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on January 3, 2019 at 9:30 am

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, 16710 Ranch Rd. 965
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
+ Google Map
Free – $7

Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we climb to the top of Enchanted Rock! Along the way, we'll learn about the geology, history and biology of this special place. We'll hear tales of derring-do and see sweeping panoramic views! Meet at the Gazebo at the beginning of the Summit Trail. Time: Approximately 2 hours. Distance: 1.5 miles there and back again. Elevation gain: 425 feet. Bring: Walking or hiking shoes Plenty of water Sunscreen Dress for the weather…

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Forgotten Roots at Barrington Farm

June 1 @ 10:00 am - June 2 @ 4:00 pm CDT

Dr. Jones noted in his journal on July 19, 1846 – “Ripe peaches from my Orchard at Barrington.” Caring for an orchard takes skill and patience, but it can be highly rewarding! Come help us haul water and cultivate the orchard as you learn about heirloom trees and fruit growing in the 19th century! Contact Ben Baumgartner for more information at 936-878-2214 x246.

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Summit Hike

June 2 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am CDT
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 27, 2020

One event on January 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on January 3, 2019 at 9:30 am

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, 16710 Ranch Rd. 965
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
+ Google Map
Free – $7

Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we climb to the top of Enchanted Rock! Along the way, we'll learn about the geology, history and biology of this special place. We'll hear tales of derring-do and see sweeping panoramic views! Meet at the Gazebo at the beginning of the Summit Trail. Time: Approximately 2 hours. Distance: 1.5 miles there and back again. Elevation gain: 425 feet. Bring: Walking or hiking shoes Plenty of water Sunscreen Dress for the weather…

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Honey Creek Saturday Morning Guided Hike

June 8 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am CDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 26, 2020

Government Canyon State Natural Area, 12861 Galm Rd
San Antonio, TX 78254 United States
+ Google Map
$2 – $9

Join us to learn the about the cultural and natural history of Honey Creek. Join us for a guided walk to the beautiful Honey Creek to learn about both the natural and cultural history of the area. This 2-hour hike begins at the Rust House inside the park. This hike is free beyond the park admission of $7 per person 13 and over (free with a current TPWD Park Pass) and a requested donation of $2 per person to the…

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Summit Hike

June 8 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am CDT
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 27, 2020

One event on January 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on January 3, 2019 at 9:30 am

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, 16710 Ranch Rd. 965
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
+ Google Map
Free – $7

Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we climb to the top of Enchanted Rock! Along the way, we'll learn about the geology, history and biology of this special place. We'll hear tales of derring-do and see sweeping panoramic views! Meet at the Gazebo at the beginning of the Summit Trail. Time: Approximately 2 hours. Distance: 1.5 miles there and back again. Elevation gain: 425 feet. Bring: Walking or hiking shoes Plenty of water Sunscreen Dress for the weather…

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Chased by Mops and Buckets at Barrington Farm

June 8 @ 10:00 am - June 9 @ 4:00 pm CDT

Spring cleaning is a yearly ritual that modern conveniences have obliterated the need to have. Preparing the house for warmer weather, chasing out cobwebs and dirt, scrubbing walls and floors, is much more laborious than cleaning today. Help wash windows, beat rugs, and wash and wax furniture as needed. Contact Barb King for details at 936-878-2214 x.246.

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Summit Hike

June 9 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am CDT
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 27, 2020

One event on January 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on January 3, 2019 at 9:30 am

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, 16710 Ranch Rd. 965
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
+ Google Map
Free – $7

Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we climb to the top of Enchanted Rock! Along the way, we'll learn about the geology, history and biology of this special place. We'll hear tales of derring-do and see sweeping panoramic views! Meet at the Gazebo at the beginning of the Summit Trail. Time: Approximately 2 hours. Distance: 1.5 miles there and back again. Elevation gain: 425 feet. Bring: Walking or hiking shoes Plenty of water Sunscreen Dress for the weather…

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McKinney Falls Trail Crew

June 15 @ 8:30 am - 12:30 pm CDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 8:30 am on day Third of the month, repeating until December 28, 2019

McKinney Falls State Park, 5808 McKinney Falls Parkway
Austin, TX 78744 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Looking for an opportunity to work outside, gain new skills, and give back to the only state park in Austin, TX? Join our team as a Trail Crew Volunteer! Trail maintenance experience is a plus, but not necessary. We will train you in proper tool usage, trail specifications, and natural resource management. Our goal is to have a committed group of individuals to service our trails once a month and lead community groups on additional service days in the park…

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Explore the Canyon

June 15 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm CDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 8:30 am on day Third of the month, repeating until December 21, 2019

One event on February 16, 2019 at 8:30 am

Government Canyon State Natural Area, 12861 Galm Rd
San Antonio, TX 78254 United States
+ Google Map

Join us every third Saturday of the month for a new adventure! Knowledgeable guides discuss the flora, fauna, natural and cultural history of this awesome natural area on this exploration. Length of hike and interpretive topic will vary, depending on the group. Open to all ages; minors must be accompanied by an adult; group size limited to the first 12 people; no pets please. Dress appropriately, sunscreen and hat recommended, wear sturdy footwear for hiking over rough terrain; bring two…

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Honey Creek Saturday Morning Guided Hike

June 15 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am CDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 26, 2020

Government Canyon State Natural Area, 12861 Galm Rd
San Antonio, TX 78254 United States
+ Google Map
$2 – $9

Join us to learn the about the cultural and natural history of Honey Creek. Join us for a guided walk to the beautiful Honey Creek to learn about both the natural and cultural history of the area. This 2-hour hike begins at the Rust House inside the park. This hike is free beyond the park admission of $7 per person 13 and over (free with a current TPWD Park Pass) and a requested donation of $2 per person to the…

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Summit Hike

June 15 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am CDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 27, 2020

One event on January 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on January 3, 2019 at 9:30 am

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, 16710 Ranch Rd. 965
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
+ Google Map
Free – $7

Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we climb to the top of Enchanted Rock! Along the way, we'll learn about the geology, history and biology of this special place. We'll hear tales of derring-do and see sweeping panoramic views! Meet at the Gazebo at the beginning of the Summit Trail. Time: Approximately 2 hours. Distance: 1.5 miles there and back again. Elevation gain: 425 feet. Bring: Walking or hiking shoes Plenty of water Sunscreen Dress for the weather…

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Juneteenth Celebration with the Buffalo Soldiers

June 15 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm CDT
Booker T Washington Park Mexia, TX 76667 United States + Google Map

Buffalo Soldiers, Frontier Army, Fun Activities and interactive stories, Juneteenth Celebrate Juneteenth with the Buffalo Soldiers at Booker T Washington Park for interactive games, historical interpretation, outdoor skills, and fun for audiences of all ages. Explore our Buffalo Solider camp, and listen to stories about the lives of these trail blazing soldiers—view displays of artifacts and tools, discover how to track an animal, learn Native American skills, or even play a round of early frontier baseball! You never know what…

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Summit Hike

June 16 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am CDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 27, 2020

One event on January 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on January 3, 2019 at 9:30 am

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, 16710 Ranch Rd. 965
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
+ Google Map
Free – $7

Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we climb to the top of Enchanted Rock! Along the way, we'll learn about the geology, history and biology of this special place. We'll hear tales of derring-do and see sweeping panoramic views! Meet at the Gazebo at the beginning of the Summit Trail. Time: Approximately 2 hours. Distance: 1.5 miles there and back again. Elevation gain: 425 feet. Bring: Walking or hiking shoes Plenty of water Sunscreen Dress for the weather…

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Honey Creek Saturday Morning Guided Hike

June 22 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am CDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 26, 2020

Government Canyon State Natural Area, 12861 Galm Rd
San Antonio, TX 78254 United States
+ Google Map
$2 – $9

Join us to learn the about the cultural and natural history of Honey Creek. Join us for a guided walk to the beautiful Honey Creek to learn about both the natural and cultural history of the area. This 2-hour hike begins at the Rust House inside the park. This hike is free beyond the park admission of $7 per person 13 and over (free with a current TPWD Park Pass) and a requested donation of $2 per person to the…

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Summit Hike

June 22 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am CDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 27, 2020

One event on January 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on January 3, 2019 at 9:30 am

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, 16710 Ranch Rd. 965
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
+ Google Map
Free – $7

Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we climb to the top of Enchanted Rock! Along the way, we'll learn about the geology, history and biology of this special place. We'll hear tales of derring-do and see sweeping panoramic views! Meet at the Gazebo at the beginning of the Summit Trail. Time: Approximately 2 hours. Distance: 1.5 miles there and back again. Elevation gain: 425 feet. Bring: Walking or hiking shoes Plenty of water Sunscreen Dress for the weather…

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Summit Hike

June 23 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am CDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 27, 2020

One event on January 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on January 3, 2019 at 9:30 am

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, 16710 Ranch Rd. 965
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
+ Google Map
Free – $7

Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we climb to the top of Enchanted Rock! Along the way, we'll learn about the geology, history and biology of this special place. We'll hear tales of derring-do and see sweeping panoramic views! Meet at the Gazebo at the beginning of the Summit Trail. Time: Approximately 2 hours. Distance: 1.5 miles there and back again. Elevation gain: 425 feet. Bring: Walking or hiking shoes Plenty of water Sunscreen Dress for the weather…

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Honey Creek Saturday Morning Guided Hike

June 29 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am CDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 26, 2020

Government Canyon State Natural Area, 12861 Galm Rd
San Antonio, TX 78254 United States
+ Google Map
$2 – $9

Join us to learn the about the cultural and natural history of Honey Creek. Join us for a guided walk to the beautiful Honey Creek to learn about both the natural and cultural history of the area. This 2-hour hike begins at the Rust House inside the park. This hike is free beyond the park admission of $7 per person 13 and over (free with a current TPWD Park Pass) and a requested donation of $2 per person to the…

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Summit Hike

June 29 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am CDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 27, 2020

One event on January 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on January 3, 2019 at 9:30 am

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, 16710 Ranch Rd. 965
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
+ Google Map
Free – $7

Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we climb to the top of Enchanted Rock! Along the way, we'll learn about the geology, history and biology of this special place. We'll hear tales of derring-do and see sweeping panoramic views! Meet at the Gazebo at the beginning of the Summit Trail. Time: Approximately 2 hours. Distance: 1.5 miles there and back again. Elevation gain: 425 feet. Bring: Walking or hiking shoes Plenty of water Sunscreen Dress for the weather…

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Summit Hike

June 30 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am CDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 27, 2020

One event on January 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on January 3, 2019 at 9:30 am

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, 16710 Ranch Rd. 965
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
+ Google Map
Free – $7

Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we climb to the top of Enchanted Rock! Along the way, we'll learn about the geology, history and biology of this special place. We'll hear tales of derring-do and see sweeping panoramic views! Meet at the Gazebo at the beginning of the Summit Trail. Time: Approximately 2 hours. Distance: 1.5 miles there and back again. Elevation gain: 425 feet. Bring: Walking or hiking shoes Plenty of water Sunscreen Dress for the weather…

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July 2019

Honey Creek Saturday Morning Guided Hike

July 6 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am CDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 26, 2020

Government Canyon State Natural Area, 12861 Galm Rd
San Antonio, TX 78254 United States
+ Google Map
$2 – $9

Join us to learn the about the cultural and natural history of Honey Creek. Join us for a guided walk to the beautiful Honey Creek to learn about both the natural and cultural history of the area. This 2-hour hike begins at the Rust House inside the park. This hike is free beyond the park admission of $7 per person 13 and over (free with a current TPWD Park Pass) and a requested donation of $2 per person to the…

Find out more »

Summit Hike

July 6 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am CDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 27, 2020

One event on January 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on January 3, 2019 at 9:30 am

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, 16710 Ranch Rd. 965
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
+ Google Map
Free – $7

Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we climb to the top of Enchanted Rock! Along the way, we'll learn about the geology, history and biology of this special place. We'll hear tales of derring-do and see sweeping panoramic views! Meet at the Gazebo at the beginning of the Summit Trail. Time: Approximately 2 hours. Distance: 1.5 miles there and back again. Elevation gain: 425 feet. Bring: Walking or hiking shoes Plenty of water Sunscreen Dress for the weather…

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Seeds and Soil at Barrington Farm

July 6 @ 10:00 am - July 7 @ 4:00 pm CDT

What kinds of chores did early Texans do in their gardens? Find out in this extremely hands-on program. Learn how yesterday’s gardening techniques and varieties can improve our gardens today, and take some heirloom seeds for your garden at home. Contact Barb King for details at 936-878-2214 x.246.

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Summit Hike

July 7 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am CDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 27, 2020

One event on January 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on January 3, 2019 at 9:30 am

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, 16710 Ranch Rd. 965
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
+ Google Map
Free – $7

Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we climb to the top of Enchanted Rock! Along the way, we'll learn about the geology, history and biology of this special place. We'll hear tales of derring-do and see sweeping panoramic views! Meet at the Gazebo at the beginning of the Summit Trail. Time: Approximately 2 hours. Distance: 1.5 miles there and back again. Elevation gain: 425 feet. Bring: Walking or hiking shoes Plenty of water Sunscreen Dress for the weather…

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Honey Creek Saturday Morning Guided Hike

July 13 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am CDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 26, 2020

Government Canyon State Natural Area, 12861 Galm Rd
San Antonio, TX 78254 United States
+ Google Map
$2 – $9

Join us to learn the about the cultural and natural history of Honey Creek. Join us for a guided walk to the beautiful Honey Creek to learn about both the natural and cultural history of the area. This 2-hour hike begins at the Rust House inside the park. This hike is free beyond the park admission of $7 per person 13 and over (free with a current TPWD Park Pass) and a requested donation of $2 per person to the…

Find out more »

Summit Hike

July 13 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am CDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 27, 2020

One event on January 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on January 3, 2019 at 9:30 am

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, 16710 Ranch Rd. 965
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
+ Google Map
Free – $7

Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we climb to the top of Enchanted Rock! Along the way, we'll learn about the geology, history and biology of this special place. We'll hear tales of derring-do and see sweeping panoramic views! Meet at the Gazebo at the beginning of the Summit Trail. Time: Approximately 2 hours. Distance: 1.5 miles there and back again. Elevation gain: 425 feet. Bring: Walking or hiking shoes Plenty of water Sunscreen Dress for the weather…

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Kids and Pastimes at Barrington Farm

July 13 @ 10:00 am - July 14 @ 4:00 pm CDT

What games do you like to play? Young Texans wouldn’t get much free time in the nineteenth century, but it wasn’t all work and no play for farming families. Come play with us and learn some games kids would have enjoyed at Barrington Farm in 1850. Contact Barb King for details at 936-878-2214 x.246.

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Summit Hike

July 14 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am CDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 27, 2020

One event on January 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on January 3, 2019 at 9:30 am

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, 16710 Ranch Rd. 965
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
+ Google Map
Free – $7

Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we climb to the top of Enchanted Rock! Along the way, we'll learn about the geology, history and biology of this special place. We'll hear tales of derring-do and see sweeping panoramic views! Meet at the Gazebo at the beginning of the Summit Trail. Time: Approximately 2 hours. Distance: 1.5 miles there and back again. Elevation gain: 425 feet. Bring: Walking or hiking shoes Plenty of water Sunscreen Dress for the weather…

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McKinney Falls Trail Crew

July 20 @ 8:30 am - 12:30 pm CDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 8:30 am on day Third of the month, repeating until December 28, 2019

McKinney Falls State Park, 5808 McKinney Falls Parkway
Austin, TX 78744 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Looking for an opportunity to work outside, gain new skills, and give back to the only state park in Austin, TX? Join our team as a Trail Crew Volunteer! Trail maintenance experience is a plus, but not necessary. We will train you in proper tool usage, trail specifications, and natural resource management. Our goal is to have a committed group of individuals to service our trails once a month and lead community groups on additional service days in the park…

Find out more »

Explore the Canyon

July 20 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm CDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 8:30 am on day Third of the month, repeating until December 21, 2019

One event on February 16, 2019 at 8:30 am

Government Canyon State Natural Area, 12861 Galm Rd
San Antonio, TX 78254 United States
+ Google Map

Join us every third Saturday of the month for a new adventure! Knowledgeable guides discuss the flora, fauna, natural and cultural history of this awesome natural area on this exploration. Length of hike and interpretive topic will vary, depending on the group. Open to all ages; minors must be accompanied by an adult; group size limited to the first 12 people; no pets please. Dress appropriately, sunscreen and hat recommended, wear sturdy footwear for hiking over rough terrain; bring two…

Find out more »

Honey Creek Saturday Morning Guided Hike

July 20 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am CDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 26, 2020

Government Canyon State Natural Area, 12861 Galm Rd
San Antonio, TX 78254 United States
+ Google Map
$2 – $9

Join us to learn the about the cultural and natural history of Honey Creek. Join us for a guided walk to the beautiful Honey Creek to learn about both the natural and cultural history of the area. This 2-hour hike begins at the Rust House inside the park. This hike is free beyond the park admission of $7 per person 13 and over (free with a current TPWD Park Pass) and a requested donation of $2 per person to the…

Find out more »

Summit Hike

July 20 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am CDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 27, 2020

One event on January 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on January 3, 2019 at 9:30 am

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, 16710 Ranch Rd. 965
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
+ Google Map
Free – $7

Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we climb to the top of Enchanted Rock! Along the way, we'll learn about the geology, history and biology of this special place. We'll hear tales of derring-do and see sweeping panoramic views! Meet at the Gazebo at the beginning of the Summit Trail. Time: Approximately 2 hours. Distance: 1.5 miles there and back again. Elevation gain: 425 feet. Bring: Walking or hiking shoes Plenty of water Sunscreen Dress for the weather…

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Wheels, Chassis, and Box at Barrington Farm

July 20 @ 10:00 am - July 21 @ 4:00 pm CDT

Anson Jones wrote in his account ledger on Dec. 31, 1845 – “… 4 yoke of oxen & wagons ($200)…” As the main vehicles for hauling farm goods, the wagons at Barrington would be painted regularly to protect the wood as well as give them a bit of style. Come help us brush on a new coat of paint on our wagons! Contact Ben Baumgartner for more information at 936-878-2214 x246.

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Chemistry Roadshow! by Texas A&M University

July 20 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm CDT
Lake Casa Blanca International State Park, 5102 Bob Bullock Loop
Laredo, TX 78041 United States
+ Google Map

The Texas A&M University Chemistry Road Show is coming to Lake Casa Blanca! Dr. Pennington will wow the whole family with chemical wonders that turn ordinary objects and events into exciting learning experiences! From the Texas A&M Chemistry Road Show website: "With the help of exciting and educational demonstrations involving fire, explosions, weird polymers, and super cold materials, we seek to ignite imaginations as we inspire a greater appreciation for the important role played by this elemental yet everyday science."…

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Summit Hike

July 21 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am CDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 27, 2020

One event on January 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on January 3, 2019 at 9:30 am

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, 16710 Ranch Rd. 965
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
+ Google Map
Free – $7

Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we climb to the top of Enchanted Rock! Along the way, we'll learn about the geology, history and biology of this special place. We'll hear tales of derring-do and see sweeping panoramic views! Meet at the Gazebo at the beginning of the Summit Trail. Time: Approximately 2 hours. Distance: 1.5 miles there and back again. Elevation gain: 425 feet. Bring: Walking or hiking shoes Plenty of water Sunscreen Dress for the weather…

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Honey Creek Saturday Morning Guided Hike

July 27 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am CDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 26, 2020

Government Canyon State Natural Area, 12861 Galm Rd
San Antonio, TX 78254 United States
+ Google Map
$2 – $9

Join us to learn the about the cultural and natural history of Honey Creek. Join us for a guided walk to the beautiful Honey Creek to learn about both the natural and cultural history of the area. This 2-hour hike begins at the Rust House inside the park. This hike is free beyond the park admission of $7 per person 13 and over (free with a current TPWD Park Pass) and a requested donation of $2 per person to the…

Find out more »

Summit Hike

July 27 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am CDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 27, 2020

One event on January 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on January 3, 2019 at 9:30 am

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, 16710 Ranch Rd. 965
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
+ Google Map
Free – $7

Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we climb to the top of Enchanted Rock! Along the way, we'll learn about the geology, history and biology of this special place. We'll hear tales of derring-do and see sweeping panoramic views! Meet at the Gazebo at the beginning of the Summit Trail. Time: Approximately 2 hours. Distance: 1.5 miles there and back again. Elevation gain: 425 feet. Bring: Walking or hiking shoes Plenty of water Sunscreen Dress for the weather…

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Sweet Desserts at Barrington Farm

July 27 @ 10:00 am - July 28 @ 4:00 pm CDT

Summer is a time to enjoy special treats, since farm work and heat is so intense, and we want to enjoy a cooler kitchen. We’ll be focusing on different desserts this weekend, and kitchen activities will ongoing. Contact Barb King for details at 936-878-2214 x.246.

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Summit Hike

July 28 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am CDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 27, 2020

One event on January 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on January 3, 2019 at 9:30 am

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, 16710 Ranch Rd. 965
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
+ Google Map
Free – $7

Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we climb to the top of Enchanted Rock! Along the way, we'll learn about the geology, history and biology of this special place. We'll hear tales of derring-do and see sweeping panoramic views! Meet at the Gazebo at the beginning of the Summit Trail. Time: Approximately 2 hours. Distance: 1.5 miles there and back again. Elevation gain: 425 feet. Bring: Walking or hiking shoes Plenty of water Sunscreen Dress for the weather…

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August 2019

Honey Creek Saturday Morning Guided Hike

August 3 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am CDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 26, 2020

Government Canyon State Natural Area, 12861 Galm Rd
San Antonio, TX 78254 United States
+ Google Map
$2 – $9

Join us to learn the about the cultural and natural history of Honey Creek. Join us for a guided walk to the beautiful Honey Creek to learn about both the natural and cultural history of the area. This 2-hour hike begins at the Rust House inside the park. This hike is free beyond the park admission of $7 per person 13 and over (free with a current TPWD Park Pass) and a requested donation of $2 per person to the…

Find out more »

Summit Hike

August 3 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am CDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 27, 2020

One event on January 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on January 3, 2019 at 9:30 am

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, 16710 Ranch Rd. 965
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
+ Google Map
Free – $7

Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we climb to the top of Enchanted Rock! Along the way, we'll learn about the geology, history and biology of this special place. We'll hear tales of derring-do and see sweeping panoramic views! Meet at the Gazebo at the beginning of the Summit Trail. Time: Approximately 2 hours. Distance: 1.5 miles there and back again. Elevation gain: 425 feet. Bring: Walking or hiking shoes Plenty of water Sunscreen Dress for the weather…

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Summit Hike

August 4 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am CDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 27, 2020

One event on January 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on January 3, 2019 at 9:30 am

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, 16710 Ranch Rd. 965
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
+ Google Map
Free – $7

Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we climb to the top of Enchanted Rock! Along the way, we'll learn about the geology, history and biology of this special place. We'll hear tales of derring-do and see sweeping panoramic views! Meet at the Gazebo at the beginning of the Summit Trail. Time: Approximately 2 hours. Distance: 1.5 miles there and back again. Elevation gain: 425 feet. Bring: Walking or hiking shoes Plenty of water Sunscreen Dress for the weather…

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Honey Creek Saturday Morning Guided Hike

August 10 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am CDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 26, 2020

Government Canyon State Natural Area, 12861 Galm Rd
San Antonio, TX 78254 United States
+ Google Map
$2 – $9

Join us to learn the about the cultural and natural history of Honey Creek. Join us for a guided walk to the beautiful Honey Creek to learn about both the natural and cultural history of the area. This 2-hour hike begins at the Rust House inside the park. This hike is free beyond the park admission of $7 per person 13 and over (free with a current TPWD Park Pass) and a requested donation of $2 per person to the…

Find out more »

Summit Hike

August 10 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am CDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 27, 2020

One event on January 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on January 3, 2019 at 9:30 am

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, 16710 Ranch Rd. 965
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
+ Google Map
Free – $7

Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we climb to the top of Enchanted Rock! Along the way, we'll learn about the geology, history and biology of this special place. We'll hear tales of derring-do and see sweeping panoramic views! Meet at the Gazebo at the beginning of the Summit Trail. Time: Approximately 2 hours. Distance: 1.5 miles there and back again. Elevation gain: 425 feet. Bring: Walking or hiking shoes Plenty of water Sunscreen Dress for the weather…

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Keeping Cool in the Texas Heat – Barrington Farm

August 10 @ 10:00 am - August 11 @ 4:00 pm CDT

Come stay cool with us in the heat of summer and discover what early Texans did to stay cool. Without modern A.C. you might be surprised at how comfortable you can be in a Texas summer. Contact Barb King for details at 936-878-2214 x.246.

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Summit Hike

August 11 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am CDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 27, 2020

One event on January 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on January 3, 2019 at 9:30 am

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, 16710 Ranch Rd. 965
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
+ Google Map
Free – $7

Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we climb to the top of Enchanted Rock! Along the way, we'll learn about the geology, history and biology of this special place. We'll hear tales of derring-do and see sweeping panoramic views! Meet at the Gazebo at the beginning of the Summit Trail. Time: Approximately 2 hours. Distance: 1.5 miles there and back again. Elevation gain: 425 feet. Bring: Walking or hiking shoes Plenty of water Sunscreen Dress for the weather…

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McKinney Falls Trail Crew

August 17 @ 8:30 am - 12:30 pm CDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 8:30 am on day Third of the month, repeating until December 28, 2019

McKinney Falls State Park, 5808 McKinney Falls Parkway
Austin, TX 78744 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Looking for an opportunity to work outside, gain new skills, and give back to the only state park in Austin, TX? Join our team as a Trail Crew Volunteer! Trail maintenance experience is a plus, but not necessary. We will train you in proper tool usage, trail specifications, and natural resource management. Our goal is to have a committed group of individuals to service our trails once a month and lead community groups on additional service days in the park…

Find out more »

Explore the Canyon

August 17 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm CDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 8:30 am on day Third of the month, repeating until December 21, 2019

One event on February 16, 2019 at 8:30 am

Government Canyon State Natural Area, 12861 Galm Rd
San Antonio, TX 78254 United States
+ Google Map

Join us every third Saturday of the month for a new adventure! Knowledgeable guides discuss the flora, fauna, natural and cultural history of this awesome natural area on this exploration. Length of hike and interpretive topic will vary, depending on the group. Open to all ages; minors must be accompanied by an adult; group size limited to the first 12 people; no pets please. Dress appropriately, sunscreen and hat recommended, wear sturdy footwear for hiking over rough terrain; bring two…

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Honey Creek Saturday Morning Guided Hike

August 17 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am CDT
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 26, 2020

Government Canyon State Natural Area, 12861 Galm Rd
San Antonio, TX 78254 United States
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$2 – $9

Join us to learn the about the cultural and natural history of Honey Creek. Join us for a guided walk to the beautiful Honey Creek to learn about both the natural and cultural history of the area. This 2-hour hike begins at the Rust House inside the park. This hike is free beyond the park admission of $7 per person 13 and over (free with a current TPWD Park Pass) and a requested donation of $2 per person to the…

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Summit Hike

August 17 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am CDT
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 27, 2020

One event on January 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on January 3, 2019 at 9:30 am

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, 16710 Ranch Rd. 965
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
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Free – $7

Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we climb to the top of Enchanted Rock! Along the way, we'll learn about the geology, history and biology of this special place. We'll hear tales of derring-do and see sweeping panoramic views! Meet at the Gazebo at the beginning of the Summit Trail. Time: Approximately 2 hours. Distance: 1.5 miles there and back again. Elevation gain: 425 feet. Bring: Walking or hiking shoes Plenty of water Sunscreen Dress for the weather…

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Wheat and Chaff at Barrington Farm

August 17 @ 10:00 am - August 18 @ 4:00 pm CDT

Dr. Jones noted in his journal on Aug. 4, 1847 - “Thrashed out rye”. Now that our grain crop has been harvested, it’s time to thresh and winnow it to separate seed from stalk. Come help us make our harvest ready to be ground into flour! Contact Ben Baumgartner for more information at 936-878-2214 x246.

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Summit Hike

August 18 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am CDT
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 27, 2020

One event on January 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on January 3, 2019 at 9:30 am

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, 16710 Ranch Rd. 965
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
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Free – $7

Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we climb to the top of Enchanted Rock! Along the way, we'll learn about the geology, history and biology of this special place. We'll hear tales of derring-do and see sweeping panoramic views! Meet at the Gazebo at the beginning of the Summit Trail. Time: Approximately 2 hours. Distance: 1.5 miles there and back again. Elevation gain: 425 feet. Bring: Walking or hiking shoes Plenty of water Sunscreen Dress for the weather…

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Honey Creek Saturday Morning Guided Hike

August 24 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am CDT
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 26, 2020

Government Canyon State Natural Area, 12861 Galm Rd
San Antonio, TX 78254 United States
+ Google Map
$2 – $9

Join us to learn the about the cultural and natural history of Honey Creek. Join us for a guided walk to the beautiful Honey Creek to learn about both the natural and cultural history of the area. This 2-hour hike begins at the Rust House inside the park. This hike is free beyond the park admission of $7 per person 13 and over (free with a current TPWD Park Pass) and a requested donation of $2 per person to the…

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Summit Hike

August 24 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am CDT
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 27, 2020

One event on January 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on January 3, 2019 at 9:30 am

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, 16710 Ranch Rd. 965
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
+ Google Map
Free – $7

Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we climb to the top of Enchanted Rock! Along the way, we'll learn about the geology, history and biology of this special place. We'll hear tales of derring-do and see sweeping panoramic views! Meet at the Gazebo at the beginning of the Summit Trail. Time: Approximately 2 hours. Distance: 1.5 miles there and back again. Elevation gain: 425 feet. Bring: Walking or hiking shoes Plenty of water Sunscreen Dress for the weather…

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Traveling in Texas – Barrington Farm

August 24 @ 10:00 am - August 25 @ 4:00 pm CDT

There are 1,774 miles between Anson Jones’ hometown in Great Barrington Massachusetts and where he lived in Washington Texas. How on earth did he get there? Long distance travelers in 19th century America have quite a commute! Stop by the farm and see how folks like Dr. Jones embarked on their travels through Texas. Contact Barb King for details at 936-878-2214 x.246.

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Summit Hike

August 25 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am CDT
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 27, 2020

One event on January 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on January 3, 2019 at 9:30 am

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, 16710 Ranch Rd. 965
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
+ Google Map
Free – $7

Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we climb to the top of Enchanted Rock! Along the way, we'll learn about the geology, history and biology of this special place. We'll hear tales of derring-do and see sweeping panoramic views! Meet at the Gazebo at the beginning of the Summit Trail. Time: Approximately 2 hours. Distance: 1.5 miles there and back again. Elevation gain: 425 feet. Bring: Walking or hiking shoes Plenty of water Sunscreen Dress for the weather…

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Honey Creek Saturday Morning Guided Hike

August 31 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am CDT
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 26, 2020

Government Canyon State Natural Area, 12861 Galm Rd
San Antonio, TX 78254 United States
+ Google Map
$2 – $9

Join us to learn the about the cultural and natural history of Honey Creek. Join us for a guided walk to the beautiful Honey Creek to learn about both the natural and cultural history of the area. This 2-hour hike begins at the Rust House inside the park. This hike is free beyond the park admission of $7 per person 13 and over (free with a current TPWD Park Pass) and a requested donation of $2 per person to the…

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Summit Hike

August 31 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am CDT
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 27, 2020

One event on January 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on January 3, 2019 at 9:30 am

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, 16710 Ranch Rd. 965
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
+ Google Map
Free – $7

Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we climb to the top of Enchanted Rock! Along the way, we'll learn about the geology, history and biology of this special place. We'll hear tales of derring-do and see sweeping panoramic views! Meet at the Gazebo at the beginning of the Summit Trail. Time: Approximately 2 hours. Distance: 1.5 miles there and back again. Elevation gain: 425 feet. Bring: Walking or hiking shoes Plenty of water Sunscreen Dress for the weather…

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September 2019

Summit Hike

September 1 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am CDT
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 27, 2020

One event on January 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on January 3, 2019 at 9:30 am

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, 16710 Ranch Rd. 965
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
+ Google Map
Free – $7

Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we climb to the top of Enchanted Rock! Along the way, we'll learn about the geology, history and biology of this special place. We'll hear tales of derring-do and see sweeping panoramic views! Meet at the Gazebo at the beginning of the Summit Trail. Time: Approximately 2 hours. Distance: 1.5 miles there and back again. Elevation gain: 425 feet. Bring: Walking or hiking shoes Plenty of water Sunscreen Dress for the weather…

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Honey Creek Saturday Morning Guided Hike

September 7 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am CDT
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 26, 2020

Government Canyon State Natural Area, 12861 Galm Rd
San Antonio, TX 78254 United States
+ Google Map
$2 – $9

Join us to learn the about the cultural and natural history of Honey Creek. Join us for a guided walk to the beautiful Honey Creek to learn about both the natural and cultural history of the area. This 2-hour hike begins at the Rust House inside the park. This hike is free beyond the park admission of $7 per person 13 and over (free with a current TPWD Park Pass) and a requested donation of $2 per person to the…

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Summit Hike

September 7 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am CDT
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 27, 2020

One event on January 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on January 3, 2019 at 9:30 am

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, 16710 Ranch Rd. 965
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
+ Google Map
Free – $7

Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we climb to the top of Enchanted Rock! Along the way, we'll learn about the geology, history and biology of this special place. We'll hear tales of derring-do and see sweeping panoramic views! Meet at the Gazebo at the beginning of the Summit Trail. Time: Approximately 2 hours. Distance: 1.5 miles there and back again. Elevation gain: 425 feet. Bring: Walking or hiking shoes Plenty of water Sunscreen Dress for the weather…

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Summit Hike

September 8 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am CDT
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 27, 2020

One event on January 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on January 3, 2019 at 9:30 am

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, 16710 Ranch Rd. 965
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
+ Google Map
Free – $7

Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we climb to the top of Enchanted Rock! Along the way, we'll learn about the geology, history and biology of this special place. We'll hear tales of derring-do and see sweeping panoramic views! Meet at the Gazebo at the beginning of the Summit Trail. Time: Approximately 2 hours. Distance: 1.5 miles there and back again. Elevation gain: 425 feet. Bring: Walking or hiking shoes Plenty of water Sunscreen Dress for the weather…

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Honey Creek Saturday Morning Guided Hike

September 14 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am CDT
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 26, 2020

Government Canyon State Natural Area, 12861 Galm Rd
San Antonio, TX 78254 United States
+ Google Map
$2 – $9

Join us to learn the about the cultural and natural history of Honey Creek. Join us for a guided walk to the beautiful Honey Creek to learn about both the natural and cultural history of the area. This 2-hour hike begins at the Rust House inside the park. This hike is free beyond the park admission of $7 per person 13 and over (free with a current TPWD Park Pass) and a requested donation of $2 per person to the…

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Summit Hike

September 14 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am CDT
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 27, 2020

One event on January 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on January 3, 2019 at 9:30 am

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, 16710 Ranch Rd. 965
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
+ Google Map
Free – $7

Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we climb to the top of Enchanted Rock! Along the way, we'll learn about the geology, history and biology of this special place. We'll hear tales of derring-do and see sweeping panoramic views! Meet at the Gazebo at the beginning of the Summit Trail. Time: Approximately 2 hours. Distance: 1.5 miles there and back again. Elevation gain: 425 feet. Bring: Walking or hiking shoes Plenty of water Sunscreen Dress for the weather…

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Summit Hike

September 15 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am CDT
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 27, 2020

One event on January 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on January 3, 2019 at 9:30 am

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, 16710 Ranch Rd. 965
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
+ Google Map
Free – $7

Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we climb to the top of Enchanted Rock! Along the way, we'll learn about the geology, history and biology of this special place. We'll hear tales of derring-do and see sweeping panoramic views! Meet at the Gazebo at the beginning of the Summit Trail. Time: Approximately 2 hours. Distance: 1.5 miles there and back again. Elevation gain: 425 feet. Bring: Walking or hiking shoes Plenty of water Sunscreen Dress for the weather…

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McKinney Falls Trail Crew

September 21 @ 8:30 am - 12:30 pm CDT
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An event every month that begins at 8:30 am on day Third of the month, repeating until December 28, 2019

McKinney Falls State Park, 5808 McKinney Falls Parkway
Austin, TX 78744 United States
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Free

Looking for an opportunity to work outside, gain new skills, and give back to the only state park in Austin, TX? Join our team as a Trail Crew Volunteer! Trail maintenance experience is a plus, but not necessary. We will train you in proper tool usage, trail specifications, and natural resource management. Our goal is to have a committed group of individuals to service our trails once a month and lead community groups on additional service days in the park…

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Explore the Canyon

September 21 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm CDT
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An event every month that begins at 8:30 am on day Third of the month, repeating until December 21, 2019

One event on February 16, 2019 at 8:30 am

Government Canyon State Natural Area, 12861 Galm Rd
San Antonio, TX 78254 United States
+ Google Map

Join us every third Saturday of the month for a new adventure! Knowledgeable guides discuss the flora, fauna, natural and cultural history of this awesome natural area on this exploration. Length of hike and interpretive topic will vary, depending on the group. Open to all ages; minors must be accompanied by an adult; group size limited to the first 12 people; no pets please. Dress appropriately, sunscreen and hat recommended, wear sturdy footwear for hiking over rough terrain; bring two…

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Honey Creek Saturday Morning Guided Hike

September 21 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am CDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 26, 2020

Government Canyon State Natural Area, 12861 Galm Rd
San Antonio, TX 78254 United States
+ Google Map
$2 – $9

Join us to learn the about the cultural and natural history of Honey Creek. Join us for a guided walk to the beautiful Honey Creek to learn about both the natural and cultural history of the area. This 2-hour hike begins at the Rust House inside the park. This hike is free beyond the park admission of $7 per person 13 and over (free with a current TPWD Park Pass) and a requested donation of $2 per person to the…

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