Calendar of Events

All Events

February 2016

Feb 1 End Date

Junior Ranger Exploration Packs

Barton Warnock Visitor Center
Stop by the Barton Warnock Visitor Center to check out a free Junior Ranger Exploration Pack before you head out.
Feb 1 End Date

Junior Ranger Explorer Pack

Meridian State Park
Stop by the park office to check out a Junior Ranger Explorer Pack before you begin your adventure!
Feb 1 End Date

Junior Ranger Explorer Packs

Pedernales Falls State Park
Stop at the park office and check out a Junior Ranger Explorer Pack for your day at the park!
Feb 9 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Feb 9 End Date

Tech Walk

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Find out how to combine technology and the great outdoors!
Feb 9 End Date

Electric Tram Tour

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a narrated ranger-driven, two-hour tour of the park in a quiet electric tram. Reservations required.
Feb 10 End Date

Bird Walk

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Feb 10 End Date

Shorebird Walk

Goose Island State Park
Join us for a bird walk that goes over the birds that call the waters, marsh, and brush around Goose Island State Park home. February bird walks are led by Les and Jane Hall.
Feb 10 End Date

Bentsen Bird Walk

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
See the specialty birds of south Texas
Feb 10 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Feb 10 End Date

Canyon Driving Tour

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Take a driving tour with the park interpreter through scenic Palo Duro Canyon State Park.
Feb 10 End Date

Electric Tram Tour

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a narrated ranger-driven, two-hour tour of the park in a quiet electric tram. Reservations required.
Feb 10 End Date

Canyon Driving Tour

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Take a driving tour with the park interpreter through scenic Palo Duro Canyon State Park.
Feb 10 End Date

Birding Basics

Goose Island State Park
Want to start birding, but do not know where to start? Come to Birding Basics and discover the tools of a bird watcher.
Feb 10 End Date

Fly Tying Demonstration

Allen, TX - Cabelas
Learn to tie a fly!
Feb 10 End Date

New Moon Hike

Estero Llano Grande State Park
A two-hour hike at night, led by knowledgeable Rangers.
Feb 11 End Date

Songbird Walk

Goose Island State Park
Join us for an easy bird walk of the wooded camping area, listen to the birds, and maybe even learn a few new things.
Feb 11 End Date

Plant Hike

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Ranger-led hike to identify interesting native and non-native plants in the park.
Feb 11 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Feb 11 End Date

Strong Backs and Willing to Work!

Davis Mountains State Park
Join us in the Interpretive Center for a program on how Franklin Delano Roosevelt and the Civilian Conservation Corps permanently changed this country in the 1930s and pulled struggling citizens out of the Great Depression.
Feb 11 End Date

Bird Bingo

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you like Bingo? Well, how about birds? Come put your bird identification skills to the test with a Bird Bingo game. This program has been CANCELLED for Thursdays and COMBINED with JEOP-BIRDY on Fridays. Sorry for the inconvenience.
Feb 11 End Date

History of Calliham

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you love history? Perhaps you are just a little curious about the park attractions and local history. Come to this presentation to have your questions answered.
Feb 11 End Date

Homeschool Series: Geology

Lockhart State Park
Experience Lockhart State Park as an outdoor classroom in this series of programs for school-age kids!
Feb 12 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Feb 12 End Date

Tyler State Park Backyard Bird Count

Tyler State Park
Be a citizen scientist and help us find where the birds are!
Feb 12 End Date

Shorebird Walk

Goose Island State Park
Join us for a bird walk that goes over the birds that call the waters, marsh, and brush around Goose Island State Park home. February bird walks are led by Les and Jane Hall.
Feb 12 End Date

President's Day

Government Canyon State Natural Area
Camping will be available on the nights of Feb. 12-14
Feb 12 End Date

Take a Stroll Through Time on the Indian Lodge Walking Tour!

Indian Lodge
Bring your steaming cup of coffee and join us as we take a short walk around the grounds of the Indian Lodge and learn about the rich history of Camp Washington Seawell, the camp that built the lodge and Davis Mountains State Park.
Feb 12 End Date

Homeschool Series: Geology

Lockhart State Park
Experience Lockhart State Park as an outdoor classroom in this series of programs for school-age kids!
Feb 12 End Date

Starting Out WILD

San Antonio, TX - Phil Hardberger Park Urban Ecology Center
Learn to share conservation with young children: Professional Development for anyone who works with young children
Feb 12 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Feb 12 End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you see what I see? Join our Interpretive Park Ranger for a one hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Feb 12 End Date

Beachcombing

Mustang Island State Park
Join a ranger on an informative one-mile beach walk and discover what the tide brought in.
Feb 12 End Date

Story and a Stroll

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Walk through the park after listening to a story!
Feb 12 End Date

Butterfly and Dragonfly Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a ranger-led hike through the park noting these beautiful insects, some found nowhere else but in South Texas.
Feb 12 End Date

Jeop-Birdy and Bird Bingo

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
So you think you know about birds? Come challenge yourself with some bird-themed games to test your knowledge. These two games were previously separate programs but have now been combined for twice the fun!
Feb 12 End Date

Winter Texan Beach Cleanup

Galveston Island State Park
Don't Mess With Texas, Beaches!
Feb 12 End Date

Discovery Walk: Oak Flats Nature Trail

Lake Livingston State Park
Take a guided walk to learn about the plants and wildlife of Lake Livingston State Park.
Feb 12 End Date

Fishing with a Ranger

Inks Lake State Park
Come out and try to catch the big one!
Feb 12 End Date

Paint Party

Galveston Island State Park
Let nature inspire you, and make a great souvenir too!
Feb 12 End Date

Caddo Lake: Past, Present, and Future

Caddo Lake State Park
Caddo Lake has a relatively short, but exciting history! *Please Note: Start time is 6 p.m.*
Feb 12 End Date

Campfire Gathering

McKinney Falls State Park
Come hang out by a campfire!
Feb 13 End Date

Sunrise Photography

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Catch the sunrise at Sheldon Lake State Park! Registration is required.
Feb 13 End Date

Rocky Racoon

Huntsville State Park
High traffic on trails for this 50 mile race.
Feb 13 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Feb 13 End Date

Great Backyard Bird Count

Blanco State Park
A morning of bird watching and counting.
Feb 13 End Date

Tyler State Park Backyard Bird Count

Tyler State Park
Be a citizen scientist and help us find out where the birds are.
Feb 13 End Date

Bird & Nature Hike

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Increase your fitness and knowledge of local flora, fauna, and "Rio Grande Valley Specialty Birds" as you discover the natural world of Resaca de la Palma State Park.
Feb 13 End Date

Bird Walk

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Feb 13 End Date

Shorebird Walk

Goose Island State Park
Join us for a bird walk that goes over the birds that call the waters, marsh, and brush around Goose Island State Park home. February bird walks are led by Les and Jane Hall.
Feb 13 End Date

Hike the Canyon

Government Canyon State Natural Area
Join us every second Saturday for a guided hike!
Feb 13 End Date

Fly Tying Demonstration

Allen, TX - Cabela's
Learn to tie a fly!
Feb 13 End Date

Become a JUNIOR RANGER!

Garner State Park
KIDS! Learn what it means to be a park ranger and how to protect our beautiful state parks with this SELF-GUIDED program ANY DAY OF THE WEEK! Check out a loaner Explorer Pack and/or complete fun Junior Ranger journal activities on your own time and receive an official badge! (ages 6-12 years)
Feb 13 End Date

Junior Rangers

Estero Llano Grande State Park
A free Activity Journal is included in this Ranger-led exploration of the Park culminating in a Junior Ranger Badge.
Feb 13 End Date

Fly Fishing Class for Beginners

Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
Expert fly-fisher Bob Cappallo will teach fly-fishing for beginners, age 16 years and older.
Feb 13 End Date

Archery 101

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Learn the basics of archery at Resaca de la Palma State Park!
Feb 13 End Date

Bird and Nature Walk

Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
Join us on our monthly bird watching outing! Expect to see 25 or more different species as we explore our Interpretive Wetland Trail and other areas of the hatchery.
Feb 13 End Date

Discovery Hike - Pineywoods Boardwalk Trail

Lake Livingston State Park
Take a guided walk to learn about the plants and wildlife of Lake Livingston State Park.
Feb 13 End Date

Summit Trail Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger or master naturalist for a hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock. Find out things like, "HOW OLD IS THAT ROCK?", "WHO LIVED HERE?", and more. Learn the flora and fauna, cultural and natural history, and "WHAT ARE THOSE POOLS?"
Feb 13 End Date

Angler Education Instructor Training Workshop

Dallas, TX - Mariner Sails
Become a TPWD certified Angler Education Instructor
Feb 13 End Date

Geocaching 101

Guadalupe River State Park
Feb 13 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Feb 13 End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you see what I see? Join our Interpretive Park Ranger for a one hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Feb 13 End Date

Beachcombing 101

Galveston Island State Park
Treasures await you at the water's edge!
Feb 13 End Date

TROUT FRENZY! Family Fishing Day

Garner State Park
The Frio River will be stocked with 1,000 rainbow trout awaiting your bait. Let’s go fishing!
Feb 13 End Date

Show and Tell

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Have a question for a Ranger? Or want to show off a picture? Join us!
Feb 13 End Date

Trail Blazers

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Grab your bikes and explore the various biking trails throughout Resaca de la Palma State Park.
Feb 13 End Date

Beachcombing

Mustang Island State Park
Join a ranger on an informative one-mile beach walk and discover what the tide brought in.
Feb 13 End Date

Hike with a Ranger

Garner State Park
See and experience Garner State Park in a whole new way... On foot! (*WEATHER PERMITTING*)
Feb 13 End Date

Blazing New Trails with the Buffalo Soldiers 20th Anniversary

Cedar Hill State Park
Celebrate 20 years of buffalo soldier history with Texas Parks and Wildlife. Free family activities and, living history stories. Regular park admission fees apply: no additional charge for activity participation.
Feb 13 End Date

Surviving as a Settler

Mission Tejas State Park
No electricity? No grocery stores? No running water? How did they survive?
Feb 13 End Date

Dutch Oven Cooking

Palmetto State Park
We will show you how to bake and roast using a Dutch Oven over a campfire.
Feb 13 End Date

Light in the Dark

Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
Feb 13 End Date

Cross Timbers Bird Walk

Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway
Join our guided birding walk in the park. How many species can we find?
Feb 13 End Date

Winter Tree Identification Hike

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Isle Du Bois Unit
Take a hike and appreciate nature's winter beauty.
Feb 13 End Date

Couples and Canines

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Johnson Branch Unit
Dogs and their owners are welcome on this Valentine's Day themed hike!
Feb 13 End Date

Life in the Civilian Conservation Corps - Walking Tour

Buescher State Park
Explore the lives of the men enrolled in the Civilian Conservation Corps and how their hard work and dedication can still be seen today at Buescher State Park.
Feb 13 End Date

Creekfield Lake Nature Hike

Brazos Bend State Park
Feb 13 End Date

Copper Prospect Mine Tour

Franklin Mountains State Park
Let's head underground to explore some of the hidden secrets of the Franklin Mountains!
Feb 13 End Date

Birding 101: Introduction to Birding

Tyler State Park
Everybody's a Birder!
Feb 13 End Date

Wilderness Survival Basics

Government Canyon State Natural Area
THIS PROGRAM IS FULL.
Feb 13 End Date

Geocaching 101

Galveston Island State Park
High-Tech Treasure Hunting Workshop
Feb 13 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour -1PM

Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Come out to see the largest formations in Texas. Guides will explain the cave life, formations, and history of Kickapoo Cavern.
Feb 13 End Date

Intro to Archery

Lockhart State Park
Learn how to shoot like Robin Hood or Katniss Everdeen! **This class is FULL**
Feb 13 End Date

Scavenger Hunt

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Let's use our creativity to explore the great outdoors!
Feb 13 End Date

Upper Comanche Trail Hike

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Enjoy the amazing views and brisk hiking on one of the newest trails in the park.
Feb 13 End Date

Geocaching 101

Guadalupe River State Park
Feb 13 End Date

‘Make and Take’ Arts and Crafts

Lake Livingston State Park
Be creative with nature-themed arts and crafts!
Feb 13 End Date

The Wonderful Lives Of Snakes

Brazos Bend State Park
Feb 13 End Date

Choke Canyon Skins and Skulls

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Come learn about wildlife found at Choke Canyon State Park and other areas of Texas with one of our park rangers! Then put your identification skills to the test with a game.
Feb 13 End Date

Penitentiary Hollow Wild Walk

Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway
Explore beautiful sandstone formations in remote areas only accessible on this guided hike.
Feb 13 End Date

Cupids in Training Archery

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Love is in the air and Cupid needs your help to spread the love this Valentine's Day! Come visit us to learn the basics of archery on the eve of Valentine's Day!
Feb 13 End Date

Dutch Oven Dessert

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Johnson Branch Unit
Come sample dessert cooked in a Dutch Oven!
Feb 13 End Date

Woodpeckers!

Tyler State Park
Feb 13 End Date

Valentines Couples Hike

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Join us for a romantic stroll through nature!
Feb 13 End Date

Dutch Oven Cooking Class

Inks Lake State Park
Learn the basics of cooking in a Dutch oven at our amphitheater, and get a free taste!
Feb 13 End Date

Introduction to Geocaching

Lake Livingston State Park
Learn about and try out this tech-friendly treasure hunt!
Feb 13 End Date

Bay Tower Hike

Galveston Island State Park
Overlook Galveston Bay and explore the waters below.
Feb 13 End Date

Wildlife Viewing

Brazos Bend State Park
Feb 13 End Date

Get Wild!

Garner State Park
Do you know which land mammal can walk underwater? Enjoy learning about the different features, adaptations, and neat behaviors of our native Texas wildlife during this fun and informative presentation.
Feb 13 End Date

Backyard Bass - Learn to Cast

McKinney Falls State Park
Come try your hand at casting a fishing pole!
Feb 13 End Date
Feb 13 End Date

Creatures of the Night

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Explore Bentsen State Park after dark!
Feb 13 End Date

The Mysterious Case of the Guadalupe Fledermaus

Guadalupe River State Park
Join us to help solve this nighttime geocaching mystery.
Feb 13 End Date

Campfire Stories

McKinney Falls State Park
Join a ranger for stories around a campfire!
Feb 14 End Date

Run for Wellness FREE 5K Series

San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site
Free Fun Run for Wellness
Feb 14 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Feb 14 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
Feb 14 End Date

Bird Walk

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Feb 14 End Date

Bentsen Bird Walk

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
See the specialty birds of south Texas
Feb 14 End Date

Summit Trail Hikes

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger or volunteer master naturalist for a trip to the summit of Enchanted Rock. Learn the natural and cultural history of the park, the flora and fauna, and some of the legends that give the granite dome its name.
Feb 14 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Feb 14 End Date

Valentine's Day Hike

Garner State Park
Bring your "someone special" on a guided hike through the park. Canine friends are also welcome!
Feb 14 End Date

Creekfield Lake Nature Hike

Brazos Bend State Park
Feb 14 End Date

Critters of North Texas

Cedar Hill State Park
Learn about some of the critters found in North Texas!
Feb 14 End Date

Sweetheart Hike in the Valley

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Feb 14 End Date

Fishing Skills

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Learn some valuable fishing tips and skills to help you catch more!
Feb 14 End Date

Nature Scavenger Hunt

Garner State Park
Seek out nature's treasures with a ranger. Fun for kids ages 5-10!
Feb 14 End Date

Nature Walk on Penn Farm

Cedar Hill State Park
Learn about native plants and wildlife while touring historic Penn Farm!
Feb 14 End Date

Who Calls These Woods Home - Nature Hike

Mission Tejas State Park
This forest is more than a scenic place for visitors, it is home to many life forms, waiting to be discovered.
Feb 14 End Date

My Furry Valentine!

Meridian State Park
Take a shelter sweetheart for a hike and fall in love.
Feb 14 End Date

Story Time - Babies in the Bayou-

Brazos Bend State Park
Feb 14 End Date

Junior Ranger Explorers

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Check out an Explorer Pack and connect with nature through hands-on environmental activities.
Feb 14 End Date

Electric Tram Tour

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a narrated ranger-driven, two-hour tour of the park in a quiet electric tram. Reservations required.
Feb 14 End Date

Find Your Heart in the Park

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all nature lovers!
Feb 14 End Date

Alligator Video & Talk

Brazos Bend State Park
Feb 15 End Date

Birds of a Feather

Hill Country State Natural Area
Let’s hang out together on one Monday morning a month. Meet other "birding buddies" and spot our fine feathered friends as they stay or migrate to and from the hill country.
Feb 15 End Date

Project WILD/Growing Up WILD Combo Workshop

San Antonio, TX - Eisenhower Park
Learn to share conservation with children: Professional Development for anyone who works with children
Feb 15 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Feb 16 End Date

Project WILD/Growing Up WILD Combo Workshop

San Antonio, TX - Eisenhower Park
Learn to share conservation with children: Professional Development for anyone who works with children
Feb 16 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Feb 16 End Date

Tech Walk

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Find out how to combine technology and the great outdoors!
Feb 16 End Date

Electric Tram Tour

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a narrated ranger-driven, two-hour tour of the park in a quiet electric tram. Reservations required.
Feb 17 End Date

Bird Walk

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Feb 17 End Date

Shorebird Walk

Goose Island State Park
Join us for a bird walk that goes over the birds that call the waters, marsh, and brush around Goose Island State Park home. February bird walks are led by Les and Jane Hall.
Feb 17 End Date

Project WILD/Growing Up WILD Combo Workshop - Bilingual

San Antonio, TX - Eisenhower Park
This training is conducted in Spanish for bilingual educators. Learn to share conservation with children: Professional Development for anyone who works with children
Feb 17 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Feb 17 End Date

Electric Tram Tour

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a narrated ranger-driven, two-hour tour of the park in a quiet electric tram. Reservations required.
Feb 17 End Date

Birding Basics

Goose Island State Park
Want to start birding, but do not know where to start? Come to Birding Basics and discover the tools of a bird watcher.
Feb 17 End Date

Fly Tying Demonstration

Allen, TX - Cabelas
Learn to tie a fly!
Feb 18 End Date

Songbird Walk

Goose Island State Park
Join us for an easy bird walk of the wooded camping area, listen to the birds, and maybe even learn a few new things.
Feb 18 End Date

Project WILD/Growing Up WILD Combo Workshop

San Antonio, TX - Eisenhower Park
Learn to share conservation with children: Professional Development for anyone who works with children
Feb 18 End Date

Angler Education Instructor Training Workshop - New Braunfels

New Braunfels, TX - Fischer Park Nature Center
Become a TPWD certified Angler Education Instructor
Feb 18 End Date

Plant Hike

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Ranger-led hike to identify interesting native and non-native plants in the park.
Feb 18 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Feb 18 End Date

Discovery Hikes with the Kids

Hill Country State Natural Area
Ranger-led nature hikes will get kids outdoors with their folks to discover and experience nature through sight, sound, feeling, touching and smelling. Magnifying glasses and binoculars provided!
Feb 18 End Date

Bird Bingo

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you like Bingo? Well, how about birds? Come put your bird identification skills to the test with a Bird Bingo game. This program has been CANCELLED for Thursdays and COMBINED with JEOP-BIRDY on Fridays. Sorry for the inconvenience.
Feb 18 End Date

History of Calliham

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you love history? Perhaps you are just a little curious about the park attractions and local history. Come to this presentation to have your questions answered.
Feb 18 End Date

Making a Park: History of GISP

Galveston Island State Park
Galveston Island State Park (GISP) fascinates historians and adventurers alike!
Feb 19 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Feb 19 End Date

Neighborhood Fishin' Trout Stocking - Abilene

Abilene, TX - Grover-Nelson Small Pond
Neighborhood Fishin' offers fishing opportunities close to home. Texas Parks and Wildlife Department stocks fish that are big enough to catch and keep, and these fish are available for harvest as soon as they land in the water.
Feb 19 End Date

Neighborhood Fishin' Trout Stocking - Fort Worth

Fort Worth, TX - Greenbriar Park
Neighborhood Fishin' offers fishing opportunities close to home. Texas Parks and Wildlife Department stocks fish that are big enough to catch and keep, and these fish are available for harvest as soon as they land in the water.
Feb 19 End Date

Neighborhood Fishin' Trout Stocking - Houston

Katy, TX - Mary Jo Peckham Park
Neighborhood Fishin' offers fishing opportunities close to home. Texas Parks and Wildlife Department stocks fish that are big enough to catch and keep, and these fish are available for harvest as soon as they land in the water.
Feb 19 End Date

Neighborhood Fishin' Trout Stocking - Waco

Waco, TX - Buena Vista Lake Park
Neighborhood Fishin' offers fishing opportunities close to home. Texas Parks and Wildlife Department stocks fish that are big enough to catch and keep, and these fish are available for harvest as soon as they land in the water.
Feb 19 End Date

Neighborhood' Fishing Trout Stocking - College Station

College Station, TX - Central Park Pond
Neighborhood Fishin' offers fishing opportunities close to home. Texas Parks and Wildlife Department stocks fish that are big enough to catch and keep, and these fish are available for harvest as soon as they land in the water.
Feb 19 End Date

Neighborhood Fishin' Trout Stocking - Austin

Manor, TX - Bullfrog Pond, East Metropolitan Park
Neighborhood Fishin' offers fishing opportunities close to home. Texas Parks and Wildlife Department stocks fish that are big enough to catch and keep, and these fish are available for harvest as soon as they land in the water.
Feb 19 End Date

Neighborhood Fishin' Trout Stocking - Austin

Manor, TX - Kingfisher Lake, East Metropolitan Park
Neighborhood Fishin' offers fishing opportunities close to home. Texas Parks and Wildlife Department stocks fish that are big enough to catch and keep, and these fish are available for harvest as soon as they land in the water.
Feb 19 End Date

Neighborhood Fishin' Trout Stocking - Hurst

Hurst, TX - Hurst Chisholm Park
Neighborhood Fishin' offers fishing opportunities close to home. Texas Parks and Wildlife Department stocks fish that are big enough to catch and keep, and these fish are available for harvest as soon as they land in the water.
Feb 19 End Date

Neighborhood Fishin' Trout Stocking - San Antonio

San Antonio, TX - Miller's Pond Park
Neighborhood Fishin' offers fishing opportunities close to home. Texas Parks and Wildlife Department stocks fish that are big enough to catch and keep, and these fish are available for harvest as soon as they land in the water.
Feb 19 End Date

Shorebird Walk

Goose Island State Park
Join us for a bird walk that goes over the birds that call the waters, marsh, and brush around Goose Island State Park home. February bird walks are led by Les and Jane Hall.
Feb 19 End Date

Nature Explorers: Animal Tracking/Geocaching

Guadalupe River State Park
A great program for 5-10 year-old homeschoolers.
Feb 19 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Feb 19 End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you see what I see? Join our Interpretive Park Ranger for a one hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Feb 19 End Date

Story and a Stroll

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Walk through the park after listening to a story!
Feb 19 End Date

Butterfly and Dragonfly Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a ranger-led hike through the park noting these beautiful insects, some found nowhere else but in South Texas.
Feb 19 End Date

Jeop-Birdy and Bird Bingo

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
So you think you know about birds? Come challenge yourself with some bird-themed games to test your knowledge. These two games were previously separate programs but have now been combined for twice the fun!
Feb 19 End Date

Winter Texan Beach Cleanup

Galveston Island State Park
Don't Mess With Texas, Beaches!
Feb 19 End Date

Discovery Walk: Oak Flats Nature Trail

Lake Livingston State Park
Take a guided walk to learn about the plants and wildlife of Lake Livingston State Park.
Feb 19 End Date

Fishing with a Ranger

Inks Lake State Park
Come out and try to catch the big one!
Feb 19 End Date

Paint Party

Galveston Island State Park
Let nature inspire you, and make a great souvenir too!
Feb 19 End Date

Night Sky Party

Inks Lake State Park
We'll show you all the wonders of the universe when the sun goes down
Feb 19 End Date

Campfire Gathering

McKinney Falls State Park
Come hang out by a campfire!
Feb 20 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Feb 20 End Date

Bird Walk

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring or borrow binoculars to see some of the amazing birds at Sheldon Lake State Park!
Feb 20 End Date

Hueco Tanks Birding Hike

Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site is visited by over 200+ different species of birds throughout the year, and this is your chance to see some of them! Whether you are a birder or just curious how to tell one bird from the other, this tour is for you.
Feb 20 End Date

Bird & Nature Hike

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Increase your fitness and knowledge of local flora, fauna, and "Rio Grande Valley Specialty Birds" as you discover the natural world of Resaca de la Palma State Park.
Feb 20 End Date

Bird Walk

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Feb 20 End Date

Shorebird Walk

Goose Island State Park
Join us for a bird walk that goes over the birds that call the waters, marsh, and brush around Goose Island State Park home. February bird walks are led by Les and Jane Hall.
Feb 20 End Date

Explore the Canyon

Government Canyon State Natural Area
Join us each month every third Saturday for a new adventure!
Feb 20 End Date

Fly Tying Demonstration

Allen, TX - Cabela's
Learn to tie a fly!
Feb 20 End Date

Become a JUNIOR RANGER!

Garner State Park
KIDS! Learn what it means to be a park ranger and how to protect our beautiful state parks with this SELF-GUIDED program ANY DAY OF THE WEEK! Check out a loaner Explorer Pack and/or complete fun Junior Ranger journal activities on your own time and receive an official badge! (ages 6-12 years)
Feb 20 End Date

Junior Rangers

Estero Llano Grande State Park
A free Activity Journal is included in this Ranger-led exploration of the Park culminating in a Junior Ranger Badge.
Feb 20 End Date
Feb 20 End Date

Aquatic WILD Workshop

Dallas, TX - Children's Aquarium at Fair Park
Learn to share conservation with children: Professional Development for anyone who works with children
Feb 20 End Date

West Cottonwood Springs Hike

Franklin Mountains State Park
Join us for a guided hike along a scenic trail through canyons up to the spring and a grove of Cottonwood and Choke Cherry Trees - Moderate/Difficult hike.
Feb 20 End Date

Summit Trail Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger or master naturalist for a hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock. Find out things like, "HOW OLD IS THAT ROCK?", "WHO LIVED HERE?", and more. Learn the flora and fauna, cultural and natural history, and "WHAT ARE THOSE POOLS?"
Feb 20 End Date

Who Goes There?

Guadalupe River State Park
Join us to explore the trails of the Park.
Feb 20 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Feb 20 End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you see what I see? Join our Interpretive Park Ranger for a one hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Feb 20 End Date

Beachcombing 101

Galveston Island State Park
Treasures await you at the water's edge!
Feb 20 End Date

Show and Tell

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Have a question for a Ranger? Or want to show off a picture? Join us!
Feb 20 End Date

Trail Blazers

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Grab your bikes and explore the various biking trails throughout Resaca de la Palma State Park.
Feb 20 End Date

Hike with a Ranger

Garner State Park
See and experience Garner State Park in a whole new way... On foot! (*WEATHER PERMITTING*)
Feb 20 End Date

Coffee with a Park Ranger

Dinosaur Valley State Park
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED!
Feb 20 End Date

Track and Sign

Lake Colorado City State Park
This is a great way to learn about identification of wildlife by means of evidence left behind.
Feb 20 End Date

Blazing New Trails with the Buffalo Soldiers 20th Anniversary

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Buffalo Soldiers, 20th anniversary celebration, Free activities, outdoor skills, living history, family fun
Feb 20 End Date

Life in the Civilian Conservation Corps - Walking Tour

Buescher State Park
Explore the lives of the men enrolled in the Civilian Conservation Corps and how their hard work and dedication can still be seen today at Buescher State Park.
Feb 20 End Date

Fun, Furry, and Freaky!

Huntsville State Park
Ever wondered what's lurking in the woods? Join us to find out about the fun, furry, and freaky creatures we have here at Huntsville!
Feb 20 End Date

Discovery Hikes with the Kids

Hill Country State Natural Area
Ranger-led nature hikes will get kids outdoors with their folks to discover and experience nature through sight, sound, feeling, touching and smelling. Magnifying glasses and binoculars provided!
Feb 20 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour -1PM

Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Come out to see the largest formations in Texas. Guides will explain the cave life, formations, and history of Kickapoo Cavern.
Feb 20 End Date

Scavenger Hunt

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Let's use our creativity to explore the great outdoors!
Feb 20 End Date

‘Make and Take’ Arts and Crafts

Lake Livingston State Park
Be creative with nature-themed arts and crafts!
Feb 20 End Date

Archery Clinic

Mission Tejas State Park
Archers ready…Aim…Fire! Are you thinking about taking up archery but want to try it first? Are you looking for a fun outdoor activity? Well here is your chance to make your mark!
Feb 20 End Date

Angler Academy

Garner State Park
Like fishing? Take this beginner angler's course to learn the basics (ages 7 and up). ***Preregistration Required***
Feb 20 End Date

Geology Rocks!

Inks Lake State Park
A mile hike that focuses on our park's unique geology.
Feb 20 End Date

Choke Canyon Skins and Skulls

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Come learn about wildlife found at Choke Canyon State Park and other areas of Texas with one of our park rangers! Then put your identification skills to the test with a game.
Feb 20 End Date

Geocaching Basics-Winter in the Park

Pedernales Falls State Park
Winter treasure hunt for children and adults (children must hunt with an adult). Program will cover the basics of geocaching and all materials are provided with winter themed caches.
Feb 20 End Date

Animals Garden Too!

Lockhart State Park
Explore how wildlife keeps Lockhart State Park beautiful!
Feb 20 End Date

Snakes Alive!

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Isle Du Bois Unit
Join us for a slitherin' good time!
Feb 20 End Date

Navigation Revelation and the Magnetic Race

Tyler State Park
What do you do when your GPS batteries die?
Feb 20 End Date

Geocache Treasure Hunt

Cooper Lake State Park - South Sulphur Unit
Learn to Geocache and find "hidden treasure"!
Feb 20 End Date

Fire is Living History

Lake Livingston State Park
Learn about primitive fire starting methods in this quick demonstration
Feb 20 End Date

Nature Hike

Huntsville State Park
Join us on a short 0.24 mile hike and learn about the flora and (maybe) fauna of the Park.
Feb 20 End Date

Bay Tower Hike

Galveston Island State Park
Overlook Galveston Bay and explore the waters below.
Feb 20 End Date

Fishing with a Ranger

Lake Livingston State Park
Join park rangers for an afternoon of fishing!
Feb 20 End Date

Get Wild!

Garner State Park
Do you know which land mammal can walk underwater? Enjoy learning about the different features, adaptations, and neat behaviors of our native Texas wildlife during this fun and informative presentation.
Feb 20 End Date

Backyard Bass - Learn to Cast

McKinney Falls State Park
Come try your hand at casting a fishing pole!
Feb 20 End Date

Gator Talk

Huntsville State Park
Interested in learning more about Alligators? This is the program for you!
Feb 20 End Date

Starry Sky Night Hike

Inks Lake State Park
Experience the beauty of our trails as the sun goes down.
Feb 20 End Date

All Around the Campfire

Lake Colorado City State Park
All Around the Campfire is a great time joining friends or making new ones around the campfire.
Feb 20 End Date

Creatures of the Night

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Explore Bentsen State Park after dark!
Feb 20 End Date

Night Hike

Government Canyon State Natural Area
THIS PROGRAM IS FULL.
Feb 20 End Date

Campfire Stories

McKinney Falls State Park
Join a ranger for stories around a campfire!
Feb 20 End Date

Prowlin' for Owls

Guadalupe River State Park
Feb 20 End Date

Full Moon Hike

Huntsville State Park
Join us on a .24 mile hike under the light of the full moon.
Feb 21 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Feb 21 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
Feb 21 End Date

Bird Walk

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Feb 21 End Date

Bentsen Bird Walk

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
See the specialty birds of south Texas
Feb 21 End Date

Summit Trail Hikes

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger or volunteer master naturalist for a trip to the summit of Enchanted Rock. Learn the natural and cultural history of the park, the flora and fauna, and some of the legends that give the granite dome its name.
Feb 21 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Feb 21 End Date

Hike with a Ranger

Garner State Park
See and experience Garner State Park in a whole new way... On foot! (*WEATHER PERMITTING*)
Feb 21 End Date

CCC - Leaving a Lasting Legacy

Mission Tejas State Park
Who built this park and why? Learn about the young men responsible for this park’s creation and their lasting legacy.
Feb 21 End Date

Iwo Jima Patriotic Ceremony

Battleship Texas State Historic Site
Military Ceremony
Feb 21 End Date

Fishing Skills

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Learn some valuable fishing tips and skills to help you catch more!
Feb 21 End Date

Nature Scavenger Hunt

Garner State Park
Seek out nature's treasures with a ranger. Fun for kids ages 5-10!
Feb 21 End Date

Junior Ranger Explorers

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Check out an Explorer Pack and connect with nature through hands-on environmental activities.
Feb 21 End Date

Electric Tram Tour

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a narrated ranger-driven, two-hour tour of the park in a quiet electric tram. Reservations required.
Feb 21 End Date

Full Moon Hike

Estero Llano Grande State Park
An especially kid-friendly Ranger-led hike which may include stargazing, owls, scorpions, tarantulas, alligators, frogs and more!
Feb 22 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Feb 22 End Date

Nature Walk

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join a park naturalist for a closer look at the plants and animals of Bentsen.
Feb 23 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Feb 23 End Date

Tech Walk

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Find out how to combine technology and the great outdoors!
Feb 23 End Date

Electric Tram Tour

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a narrated ranger-driven, two-hour tour of the park in a quiet electric tram. Reservations required.
Feb 23 End Date

Intro to Birding

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Tools and tips for beginning birders.
Feb 24 End Date

Bird Walk

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Feb 24 End Date

Shorebird Walk

Goose Island State Park
Join us for a bird walk that goes over the birds that call the waters, marsh, and brush around Goose Island State Park home. February bird walks are led by Les and Jane Hall.
Feb 24 End Date

Bentsen Bird Walk

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
See the specialty birds of south Texas
Feb 24 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Feb 24 End Date

Electric Tram Tour

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a narrated ranger-driven, two-hour tour of the park in a quiet electric tram. Reservations required.
Feb 24 End Date

Birding Basics

Goose Island State Park
Want to start birding, but do not know where to start? Come to Birding Basics and discover the tools of a bird watcher.
Feb 24 End Date

Fly Tying Demonstration

Allen, TX - Cabelas
Learn to tie a fly!
Feb 24 End Date

Master Outdoor Leadership Training | Texas Outdoor Family | Lake Mineral Wells State Park | (Open)

Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway
Master Outdoor Leadership training is designed to provide you with hands on experiences and scenarios to build outdoor leadership skills. We will provide you with specific information that will allow you to best utilize the Texas Outdoor Family program gear, equipment, locations and expertise to make a positive impact in your community and our State Parks.
Feb 24 End Date

Master Outdoor Leadership Training | Texas Outdoor Family | Stephen F. Austin State Park | (Open)

Stephen F. Austin State Park
Master Outdoor Leadership training is designed to provide you with hands on experiences and scenarios to build outdoor leadership skills. We will provide you with specific information that will allow you to best utilize the Texas Outdoor Family program gear, equipment, locations and expertise to make a positive impact in your community and our State Parks.
Feb 24 End Date

Master Outdoor Leadership Training | Texas Outdoor Family | McKinney Falls State Park | (Open)

McKinney Falls State Park
Master Outdoor Leadership training is designed to provide you with hands-on experiences and scenarios to build outdoor leadership skills. We will provide you with specific information that will allow you to best utilize the Texas Outdoor Family program gear, equipment, locations and expertise to make a positive impact in your community and our State Parks.
Feb 25 End Date

Songbird Walk

Goose Island State Park
Join us for an easy bird walk of the wooded camping area, listen to the birds, and maybe even learn a few new things.
Feb 25 End Date

Plant Hike

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Ranger-led hike to identify interesting native and non-native plants in the park.
Feb 25 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Feb 25 End Date

Native Plant Stroll

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Explore the native plant gardens at Bentsen.
Feb 25 End Date

Bird Bingo

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you like Bingo? Well, how about birds? Come put your bird identification skills to the test with a Bird Bingo game. This program has been CANCELLED for Thursdays and COMBINED with JEOP-BIRDY on Fridays. Sorry for the inconvenience.
Feb 25 End Date

History of Calliham

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you love history? Perhaps you are just a little curious about the park attractions and local history. Come to this presentation to have your questions answered.
Feb 26 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Feb 26 End Date

Shorebird Walk

Goose Island State Park
Join us for a bird walk that goes over the birds that call the waters, marsh, and brush around Goose Island State Park home. February bird walks are led by Les and Jane Hall.
Feb 26 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Feb 26 End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you see what I see? Join our Interpretive Park Ranger for a one hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Feb 26 End Date

Beachcombing

Mustang Island State Park
Join a ranger on an informative one-mile beach walk and discover what the tide brought in.
Feb 26 End Date

Story and a Stroll

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Walk through the park after listening to a story!
Feb 26 End Date

Butterfly and Dragonfly Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a ranger-led hike through the park noting these beautiful insects, some found nowhere else but in South Texas.
Feb 26 End Date

Discovery Hike

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Explore park trails.
Feb 26 End Date

Jeop-Birdy and Bird Bingo

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
So you think you know about birds? Come challenge yourself with some bird-themed games to test your knowledge. These two games were previously separate programs but have now been combined for twice the fun!
Feb 26 End Date

Fishing with a Ranger

Lake Livingston State Park
Join park rangers for an afternoon of fishing!
Feb 26 End Date

Fishing with a Ranger

Inks Lake State Park
Come out and try to catch the big one!
Feb 26 End Date

Owl Prowl

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join Doris, the Eagle Lady, to look for owls.
Feb 26 End Date

Fireside Chat at the Indian Lodge

Indian Lodge
Get comfortable next to the fire in the historic Indian Lodge Lobby and enjoy stories, games, and entertainment in the tradition of Franklin Delano Roosevelt's radio program during his 1930s presidency.
Feb 26 End Date

Fireside Chat with a Ranger

Inks Lake State Park
Get introduced to the park around a fire at our amphitheater -- *FREE S'MORES*
Feb 26 End Date

Wonders of the Night Hike

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Isle Du Bois Unit
Join a ranger to find what goes bump in the night!
Feb 26 End Date

Night Hike

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Bring your flashlights and witness the nocturnal world of Resaca de la Palma State Park.
Feb 26 End Date

Campfire Gathering

McKinney Falls State Park
Come hang out by a campfire!
Feb 26 End Date

Campfire Fairy Tales

McKinney Falls State Park
Celebrate National Tell a Fairy Tale Day!
Feb 27 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Feb 27 End Date

Flying Feathered Friends

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Johnson Branch Unit
Calling all levels of bird watchers!
Feb 27 End Date

2016 Baytown YMCA Gator Ride

San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site
Bicycle Racing
Feb 27 End Date

Bird & Nature Hike

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Increase your fitness and knowledge of local flora, fauna, and "Rio Grande Valley Specialty Birds" as you discover the natural world of Resaca de la Palma State Park.
Feb 27 End Date

Bird Walk

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Feb 27 End Date

Shorebird Walk

Goose Island State Park
Join us for a bird walk that goes over the birds that call the waters, marsh, and brush around Goose Island State Park home. February bird walks are led by Les and Jane Hall.
Feb 27 End Date

Presa Canyon Guided Hike-All Day

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
This is a back-country hike to secluded areas of the park's canyons.
Feb 27 End Date

Fly Tying Demonstration

Allen, TX - Cabela's
Learn to tie a fly!
Feb 27 End Date

Become a JUNIOR RANGER!

Garner State Park
KIDS! Learn what it means to be a park ranger and how to protect our beautiful state parks with this SELF-GUIDED program ANY DAY OF THE WEEK! Check out a loaner Explorer Pack and/or complete fun Junior Ranger journal activities on your own time and receive an official badge! (ages 6-12 years)
Feb 27 End Date

Junior Rangers

Estero Llano Grande State Park
A free Activity Journal is included in this Ranger-led exploration of the Park culminating in a Junior Ranger Badge.
Feb 27 End Date

Birding Trail Walk

Davis Mountains State Park
Meet at the Davis Mountains State Park HQ building, and follow a ranger to an easy trail where we will find out which birds are making the park their home or are stopping in for a quick meal. Bring binoculars and water, and a field guide if you have one.
Feb 27 End Date

East Texas Black Pot Cookers

Martin Creek Lake State Park
Learn about cast iron Dutch oven cooking.
Feb 27 End Date

Discovery Hike - Pineywoods Boardwalk Trail

Lake Livingston State Park
Take a guided walk to learn about the plants and wildlife of Lake Livingston State Park.
Feb 27 End Date

Archery in the Park

Guadalupe River State Park
Join us for one of three sessions throughout the day.
Feb 27 End Date

Guided Beginner’s Mountain Bike Ride

Franklin Mountains State Park
Enjoy the Chihuahuan Desert and Franklin Mountains on two wheels!
Feb 27 End Date

Basics of Wildlife Photography @ Inks Lake State Park

Inks Lake State Park
One of the greatest assets the Texas State Park system has to offer is its abundance of wildlife. In this class, we work not only on basic wildlife composition techniques, but we also work on the tried and true methods in photographing various types of wildlife.
Feb 27 End Date

Birding Hike for Beginners

Mission Tejas State Park
Join us for a walk through the trails of Mission Tejas looking and listening for the birds that call this forest home.
Feb 27 End Date

7th Annual Trout Derby - Prosper , TX

Prosper , TX - Frontier Park
Free family fishing event. No experience needed. Free - but registration required. http://www.prospertx.gov/events-calendar/7th-annual-trout-derby/
Feb 27 End Date

Blazing New Trails with the Buffalo Soldiers 20th Anniversary

Blanco State Park
Buffalo Soldiers 20th anniversary programming. Free activities, outdoor skills and living history presentations. Regular park admission fees apply: no additional charge for activity participation.
Feb 27 End Date

Summit Trail Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger or master naturalist for a hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock. Find out things like, "HOW OLD IS THAT ROCK?", "WHO LIVED HERE?", and more. Learn the flora and fauna, cultural and natural history, and "WHAT ARE THOSE POOLS?"
Feb 27 End Date

Hike the Back Country of Cooper Lake State Park/Guided Hike

Cooper Lake State Park - South Sulphur Unit
Hike with a park ranger through the cane breaks and "the bottoms" of Cooper Lake State Park.
Feb 27 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Feb 27 End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you see what I see? Join our Interpretive Park Ranger for a one hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Feb 27 End Date

Beachcombing 101

Galveston Island State Park
Treasures await you at the water's edge!
Feb 27 End Date

Show and Tell

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Have a question for a Ranger? Or want to show off a picture? Join us!
Feb 27 End Date

Trail Blazers

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Grab your bikes and explore the various biking trails throughout Resaca de la Palma State Park.
Feb 27 End Date

Beachcombing

Mustang Island State Park
Join a ranger on an informative one-mile beach walk and discover what the tide brought in.
Feb 27 End Date

Hike with a Ranger

Garner State Park
See and experience Garner State Park in a whole new way... On foot! (*WEATHER PERMITTING*)
Feb 27 End Date

Growing Up WILD Workshop

Round Rock, TX - REI Round Rock
Learn to share conservation with children: Professional Development for anyone who works with children
Feb 27 End Date

Lost Pines Guided Hike

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Isle Du Bois Unit
Join a ranger for a short hike to learn about native plants/trees and how they are intimately tied to human culture and history.
Feb 27 End Date

Cross Timbers Bird Walk

Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway
Join our guided birding walk in the park. How many species can we find?
Feb 27 End Date

Vanishing Prairie Guided Hike

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Johnson Branch Unit
Join a park ranger for a fun, guided hike!
Feb 27 End Date

Kids' Wilderness Survival

Tyler State Park
Create a survival guide with hidden messages!
Feb 27 End Date

Nature Day

Sea Center Texas
Enjoy educational programs and activities that will introduce you and your family to the wonders of nature. Walk-through exhibits, activities, and crafts will be offered by a variety of nature based organizations.
Feb 27 End Date

2016 San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo

San Antonio, TX - ATT Center
Get Outside at the San Antonio Livestock Exposition.
Feb 27 End Date

Knotty-time for Kids

Tyler State Park
Learn some basic knots that every camper needs to know.
Feb 27 End Date

Critters of East Texas

Lake Livingston State Park
Explore the diversity of local mammals and reptiles.
Feb 27 End Date

Fun, Furry, and Freaky!

Huntsville State Park
Ever wondered what's lurking in the woods? Join us to find out about the fun, furry, and freaky creatures we have here at Huntsville!
Feb 27 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour -1PM

Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Come out to see the largest formations in Texas. Guides will explain the cave life, formations, and history of Kickapoo Cavern.
Feb 27 End Date

Geocache Greenhorns

Garner State Park
Discover what geocaching is all about while using a GPS unit to navigate your way through a scavenger hunt! (Ages 10 and up)
Feb 27 End Date

Scavenger Hunt

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Let's use our creativity to explore the great outdoors!
Feb 27 End Date

Geology Rocks!

Inks Lake State Park
A mile hike that focuses on our park's unique geology.
Feb 27 End Date

Youth Fishing Event

Sea Center Texas
Pack your sunscreen and fishing gear for catch-and-release fishing at our marine fish hatchery and visitor education center.
Feb 27 End Date

Fireside Ranger Chat

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
The only thing better than a campfire and s'mores is good company to share it with.
Feb 27 End Date

Junior Ranger Day

Lake Colorado City State Park
A day and evening filled with activities to help you become a Junior Ranger
Feb 27 End Date

Spring Hawk Watch Training Day

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join us for a three-hour class focused on field identification of raptors in flight for folks interested in becoming a hawk count volunteer.
Feb 27 End Date

Choke Canyon Skins and Skulls

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Come learn about wildlife found at Choke Canyon State Park and other areas of Texas with one of our park rangers! Then put your identification skills to the test with a game.
Feb 27 End Date

Mud!

Lockhart State Park
Join us to celebrate this under-appreciated resource!
Feb 27 End Date

Raptor Talk

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join Doris, the Eagle Lady, to discover the world of raptors.
Feb 27 End Date

Penitentiary Hollow Wild Walk

Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway
Explore beautiful sandstone formations in remote areas only accessible on this guided hike.
Feb 27 End Date

"Lost" in the Forest

Tyler State Park
Explore the definitions of what it means to be “lost in the forest.”
Feb 27 End Date

Fishing with a Ranger

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Johnson Branch Unit
Come learn the basics of fishing with a park ranger!
Feb 27 End Date

Lower Comanche Trail Hike

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
After enjoying s’mores and the warmth of the campfire at the Fireside Ranger Chat, take a hike along the Lower Comanche Trail.
Feb 27 End Date

Introduction to Geocaching

Lake Livingston State Park
Learn about and try out this tech-friendly treasure hunt!
Feb 27 End Date

Hike through the Pines

Huntsville State Park
Join us for a short .24 mile hike and learn about the flora and fauna of Huntsville.
Feb 27 End Date

Bay Tower Hike

Galveston Island State Park
Overlook Galveston Bay and explore the waters below.
Feb 27 End Date

Get Wild!

Garner State Park
Do you know which land mammal can walk underwater? Enjoy learning about the different features, adaptations, and neat behaviors of our native Texas wildlife during this fun and informative presentation.
Feb 27 End Date

Backyard Bass - Learn to Cast

McKinney Falls State Park
Come try your hand at casting a fishing pole!
Feb 27 End Date

Survival Fire

Tyler State Park
Learn to make the fire that can keep you alive in an emergency.
Feb 27 End Date

Things the go BUMP in the Night

Huntsville State Park
Curious about the sounds around you at night? Join us and learn what, and who, are making those sounds.
Feb 27 End Date

Devils Backbone Nature Trail Twilight Hike

Inks Lake State Park
Check out the beauty of our new trail at dusk
Feb 27 End Date

Creatures of the Night

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Explore Bentsen State Park after dark!
Feb 27 End Date

Campfire Stories

McKinney Falls State Park
Join a ranger for stories around a campfire!
Feb 27 End Date

Stories in the Stars

Guadalupe River State Park
Stargazing with the San Antonio Astronomical Association.
Feb 27 End Date

Campfire Stories and S'mores

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Feb 27 End Date

Nocturnal Night Hike

Huntsville State Park
Join us for a short 0.24 mile hike through the woods at night.
Feb 28 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Feb 28 End Date

Last Sunday Hike - Couples Hike

Wyler Aerial Tramway
Bring your better half, best friend, or neighbor and join us for this couples hike!
Feb 28 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
Feb 28 End Date

Bird Walk

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Feb 28 End Date

Bentsen Bird Walk

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
See the specialty birds of south Texas
Feb 28 End Date

4th Sunday Bird Hike

Government Canyon State Natural Area
Join us each month in search of our feathered friends!
Feb 28 End Date

Junior Angler Certification

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Do your kids want to learn to be better at fishing?
Feb 28 End Date

Summit Trail Hikes

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger or volunteer master naturalist for a trip to the summit of Enchanted Rock. Learn the natural and cultural history of the park, the flora and fauna, and some of the legends that give the granite dome its name.
Feb 28 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Feb 28 End Date

Hike with a Ranger

Garner State Park
See and experience Garner State Park in a whole new way... On foot! (*WEATHER PERMITTING*)
Feb 28 End Date

2016 San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo

San Antonio, TX - ATT Center
Get Outside at the San Antonio Livestock Exposition.
Feb 28 End Date

Women's Only Hike

Huntsville State Park
6.8 mile hike on Chinquapin Trail.
Feb 28 End Date

Snake Talk & Feeding

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Come discover the world of snakes and watch our non-venomous corn snakes feed.
Feb 28 End Date

Campground Nature Walk

Davis Mountains State Park
Get out and get your blood moving while finding out which birds are flapping, bugs are buzzing, and which plants are yummy, useful, or will pack a punch! Meet at the Montezuma Quail viewing area for this fun and super interesting program!
Feb 28 End Date

Snake Arts and Crafts Activity

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join a ranger to make and take your own snake craft.
Feb 28 End Date

Fishing Skills

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Learn some valuable fishing tips and skills to help you catch more!
Feb 28 End Date

Nature Scavenger Hunt

Garner State Park
Seek out nature's treasures with a ranger. Fun for kids ages 5-10!
Feb 28 End Date

Junior Ranger Explorers

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Check out an Explorer Pack and connect with nature through hands-on environmental activities.
Feb 28 End Date

Electric Tram Tour

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a narrated ranger-driven, two-hour tour of the park in a quiet electric tram. Reservations required.
Feb 28 End Date

Atlatl in the Afternoon

McKinney Falls State Park
Ancient spear-throwing!
Feb 29 End Date

Waste Not, Want Not Leap Day Hike

Guadalupe River State Park
Explore Honey Creek State Natural Area during this year's "extra day."
Feb 29 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Feb 29 End Date

Nature Walk

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join a park naturalist for a closer look at the plants and animals of Bentsen.

March 2016

Mar 1 End Date

Junior Ranger Exploration Packs

Barton Warnock Visitor Center
Stop by the Barton Warnock Visitor Center to check out a free Junior Ranger Exploration Pack before you head out.
Mar 1 End Date

Junior Ranger Explorer Pack

Meridian State Park
Stop by the park office to check out a Junior Ranger Explorer Pack before you begin your adventure!
Mar 1 End Date

Junior Ranger Explorer Packs

Pedernales Falls State Park
Stop at the park office and check out a Junior Ranger Explorer Pack for your day at the park!
Mar 1 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Mar 1 End Date

Texas Aquatic Science (TAS) Certified Field Site Training

Austin, TX - The Austin Nature and Science Center
This training is for Informal Science Educators whose site is seeking TAS Field Site certification. The training will familiarize you with the curriculum and the various curricular resources, the curriculum pilot, we'll experience a couple of activities, and we'll discuss responsibilities of participation.
Mar 1 End Date

Electric Tram Tour

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a narrated ranger-driven, two-hour tour of the park in a quiet electric tram. Reservations required.
Mar 2 End Date

Bird Walk

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Mar 2 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Mar 2 End Date

Electric Tram Tour

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a narrated ranger-driven, two-hour tour of the park in a quiet electric tram. Reservations required.
Mar 2 End Date

Fly Tying Demonstration

Allen, TX - Cabelas
Learn to tie a fly!
Mar 3 End Date

Plant Hike

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Ranger-led hike to identify interesting native and non-native plants in the park.
Mar 3 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Mar 3 End Date

Texas Aquatic Science (TAS) Certified Field Site Training

Jefferson, TX - The Collins Academy
This training is for Informal Science Educators whose site is seeking TAS Field Site certification. The training will familiarize you with the curriculum and the various curricular resources, the curriculum pilot, we'll experience a couple of activities, and we'll discuss responsibilities of participation.
Mar 3 End Date

Bird Bingo

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you like Bingo? Well, how about birds? Come put your bird identification skills to the test with a Bird Bingo game. This program has been CANCELLED for Thursdays and COMBINED with JEOP-BIRDY on Fridays. Sorry for the inconvenience.
Mar 3 End Date

History of Calliham

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you love history? Perhaps you are just a little curious about the park attractions and local history. Come to this presentation to have your questions answered.
Mar 4 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Mar 4 End Date

Neighborhood Fishin' Trout Stocking - Abilene

Abilene, TX - Grover-Nelson Small Pond
Neighborhood Fishin' offers fishing opportunities close to home. Texas Parks and Wildlife Department stocks fish that are big enough to catch and keep, and these fish are available for harvest as soon as they land in the water.
Mar 4 End Date

Neighborhood Fishin' Trout Stocking - Fort Worth

Fort Worth, TX - Greenbriar Park
Neighborhood Fishin' offers fishing opportunities close to home. Texas Parks and Wildlife Department stocks fish that are big enough to catch and keep, and these fish are available for harvest as soon as they land in the water.
Mar 4 End Date

Neighborhood Fishin' Trout Stocking - Houston

Katy, TX - Mary Jo Peckham Park
Neighborhood Fishin' offers fishing opportunities close to home. Texas Parks and Wildlife Department stocks fish that are big enough to catch and keep, and these fish are available for harvest as soon as they land in the water.
Mar 4 End Date

Neighborhood Fishin' Trout Stocking - Waco

Waco, TX - Buena Vista Lake Park
Neighborhood Fishin' offers fishing opportunities close to home. Texas Parks and Wildlife Department stocks fish that are big enough to catch and keep, and these fish are available for harvest as soon as they land in the water.
Mar 4 End Date

Neighborhood' Fishing Trout Stocking - College Station

College Station, TX - Central Park Pond
Neighborhood Fishin' offers fishing opportunities close to home. Texas Parks and Wildlife Department stocks fish that are big enough to catch and keep, and these fish are available for harvest as soon as they land in the water.
Mar 4 End Date

Neighborhood Fishin' Trout Stocking - Austin

Manor, TX - Bullfrog Pond, East Metropolitan Park
Neighborhood Fishin' offers fishing opportunities close to home. Texas Parks and Wildlife Department stocks fish that are big enough to catch and keep, and these fish are available for harvest as soon as they land in the water.
Mar 4 End Date

Neighborhood Fishin' Trout Stocking - Austin

Manor, TX - Kingfisher Lake, East Metropolitan Park
Neighborhood Fishin' offers fishing opportunities close to home. Texas Parks and Wildlife Department stocks fish that are big enough to catch and keep, and these fish are available for harvest as soon as they land in the water.
Mar 4 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Mar 4 End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you see what I see? Join our Interpretive Park Ranger for a one hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Mar 4 End Date

Butterfly and Dragonfly Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a ranger-led hike through the park noting these beautiful insects, some found nowhere else but in South Texas.
Mar 4 End Date

Jeop-Birdy and Bird Bingo

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
So you think you know about birds? Come challenge yourself with some bird-themed games to test your knowledge. These two games were previously separate programs but have now been combined for twice the fun!
Mar 5 End Date

5th Annual San Jacinto Texas Independence Fun Run/Walk

San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site
Fun Run/Walk - Races
Mar 5 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Mar 5 End Date

Bird & Nature Hike

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Increase your fitness and knowledge of local flora, fauna, and "Rio Grande Valley Specialty Birds" as you discover the natural world of Resaca de la Palma State Park.
Mar 5 End Date

Bird Walk

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Mar 5 End Date

Fly Tying Demonstration

Allen, TX - Cabela's
Learn to tie a fly!
Mar 5 End Date

Junior Rangers

Estero Llano Grande State Park
A free Activity Journal is included in this Ranger-led exploration of the Park culminating in a Junior Ranger Badge.
Mar 5 End Date

Birding Trail Walk

Davis Mountains State Park
Meet at the Davis Mountains State Park HQ building, and follow a ranger to an easy trail where we will find out which birds are making the park their home or are stopping in for a quick meal. Bring binoculars and water, and a field guide if you have one.
Mar 5 End Date

Fort Clark Days Festival

Brackettville, TX - Fort Clark Springs
Buffalo Soldiers, Living History, Camp Life, Free Activities
Mar 5 End Date

Project WILD Workshop

Seagoville, TX - John Bunker Sands Wetland Center
Learn to share conservation with children: Professional Development for anyone who works with children
Mar 5 End Date

Summit Trail Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger or master naturalist for a hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock. Find out things like, "HOW OLD IS THAT ROCK?", "WHO LIVED HERE?", and more. Learn the flora and fauna, cultural and natural history, and "WHAT ARE THOSE POOLS?"
Mar 5 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Mar 5 End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you see what I see? Join our Interpretive Park Ranger for a one hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Mar 5 End Date

Beachcombing 101

Galveston Island State Park
Treasures await you at the water's edge!
Mar 5 End Date

Trail Blazers

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Grab your bikes and explore the various biking trails throughout Resaca de la Palma State Park.
Mar 5 End Date

Sun Viewing

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Come check out our nearest star!
Mar 5 End Date

Blazing New Trails with the Buffalo Soldiers 20th Anniversary

Houston , TX - Buffalo Soldier National Museum
Celebrate 20 years of buffalo soldier history with Texas Parks and Wildlife. Free family activities and, living history stories.
Mar 5 End Date

Discover the Trees of the Park – Nature Hike

Which tree found at Cooper Lake State Park did the Caddos prefer to use to make their bows? Come take a hike with us among the trees of the park and find out!
Mar 5 End Date

Dutch Oven Cooking: History in a Black Pot

Tyler State Park
Caution: You will be hooked!
Mar 5 End Date

On the Trail with the Buffalo Soldiers

Garner State Park
Buffalo Soldiers in Garner State Park. History, Outdoor Skills and, tons of fun for the entire family no matter your age.
Mar 5 End Date

Cross Timbers Bird Walk

Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway
Join our guided birding walk in the park. How many species can we find?
Mar 5 End Date

2016 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo

Bring the whole Family to the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo for some rides, attractions, wildlife, music and fair food.
Mar 5 End Date

180th Texas Independence Day Celebration

Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
Mar 5 End Date

Kids Alive!

Government Canyon State Natural Area
Join us for a wilderness survival class for kids!
Mar 5 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour -1PM

Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Come out to see the largest formations in Texas. Guides will explain the cave life, formations, and history of Kickapoo Cavern.
Mar 5 End Date

How do birds fly?

Martin Creek Lake State Park
Weight, Lift, Drag and Thrust
Mar 5 End Date

Choke Canyon Skins and Skulls

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Come learn about wildlife found at Choke Canyon State Park and other areas of Texas with one of our park rangers! Then put your identification skills to the test with a game.
Mar 5 End Date

Star Seeker Activity

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Make your own star chart that you can use to find constellations.
Mar 5 End Date

Caddo Culture

Tyler State Park
Explore the Caddo Confederacy.
Mar 5 End Date

Geocache Treasure Hunt

Cooper Lake State Park - South Sulphur Unit
Don't be a "MUGGLE"! Find out what Geocaching is all about and start the adventure!
Mar 5 End Date

Bay Tower Hike

Galveston Island State Park
Overlook Galveston Bay and explore the waters below.
Mar 5 End Date

Astronomy Star Party

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join the Astronomical Society of South East Texas for star party fun.
Mar 5 End Date

Campfire Stories and S'mores

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Mar 5 End Date

Park After Dark Hike-Creatures of the Night

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Mar 5 End Date

Stargazing

Martin Creek Lake State Park
View the night sky through a telescope
Mar 6 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Mar 6 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
Mar 6 End Date

Bird Walk

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Mar 6 End Date

Summit Trail Hikes

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger or volunteer master naturalist for a trip to the summit of Enchanted Rock. Learn the natural and cultural history of the park, the flora and fauna, and some of the legends that give the granite dome its name.
Mar 6 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Mar 6 End Date

Snake Talk & Feeding

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Come discover the world of snakes and watch our non-venomous corn snakes feed.
Mar 6 End Date

2016 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo

Bring the whole Family to the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo for some rides, attractions, wildlife, music and fair food.
Mar 6 End Date

180th Texas Independence Day Celebration

Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
Mar 6 End Date

Paws & Partners Hike

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Mar 6 End Date

Campground Nature Walk

Davis Mountains State Park
Get out and get your blood moving while finding out which birds are flapping, bugs are buzzing, and which plants are yummy, useful, or will pack a punch! Meet at the Montezuma Quail viewing area for this fun and super interesting program!
Mar 6 End Date

Snake Arts and Crafts Activity

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join a ranger to make and take your own snake craft.
Mar 6 End Date

Angler Education Instructor Training Workshop

Grand Prairie, TX - North Texas Education Center
Become a TPWD certified Angler Education Instructor
Mar 6 End Date

Backyard Birding

Martin Creek Lake State Park
Basic backyard birding
Mar 6 End Date

Junior Ranger Explorers

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Check out an Explorer Pack and connect with nature through hands-on environmental activities.
Mar 6 End Date

Electric Tram Tour

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a narrated ranger-driven, two-hour tour of the park in a quiet electric tram. Reservations required.
Mar 6 End Date

Arts and Nature

Martin Creek Lake State Park
Mar 7 End Date

Sunrise Canoe Tour

Martin Creek Lake State Park
Wake up on the water
Mar 7 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Mar 7 End Date

Nature Hike

Martin Creek Lake State Park
Take a walk back in time
Mar 8 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Mar 8 End Date

Texas Aquatic Science (TAS) Certified Field Site Training

Houston, TX - University of Houston-Clear Lake
This training is for Informal Science Educators whose site is seeking TAS Field Site certification. The training will familiarize you with the curriculum and the various curricular resources, the curriculum pilot, we'll experience a couple of activities, and we'll discuss responsibilities of participation.
Mar 8 End Date

Electric Tram Tour

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a narrated ranger-driven, two-hour tour of the park in a quiet electric tram. Reservations required.
Mar 8 End Date

Sunset canoe tour

Martin Creek Lake State Park
Relax on the waters of Martin Creek Lake State Park
Mar 8 End Date

Night Hike to the Summit

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park Ranger on a Night Hike to the Summit. Learn about the park's History and Mystery as we explore the summit trail.
Mar 9 End Date

Bird Walk

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Mar 9 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Mar 9 End Date

Electric Tram Tour

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a narrated ranger-driven, two-hour tour of the park in a quiet electric tram. Reservations required.
Mar 9 End Date

Fly Tying Demonstration

Allen, TX - Cabelas
Learn to tie a fly!
Mar 10 End Date

Plant Hike

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Ranger-led hike to identify interesting native and non-native plants in the park.
Mar 10 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Mar 10 End Date

Micros and Giants

Tyler State Park
Look at the outdoors in a new way!
Mar 10 End Date

Texas Aquatic Science (TAS) Certified Field Site Training

Odem, TX - Nueces Delta Preserve
This training is for Informal Science Educators whose site is seeking TAS Field Site certification. The training will familiarize you with the curriculum and the various curricular resources, the curriculum pilot, we'll experience a couple of activities, and we'll discuss responsibilities of participation.
Mar 10 End Date

The Boys in Green

Tyler State Park
Who were the Civilian Conservation Corps?
Mar 10 End Date

Bird Bingo

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you like Bingo? Well, how about birds? Come put your bird identification skills to the test with a Bird Bingo game. This program has been CANCELLED for Thursdays and COMBINED with JEOP-BIRDY on Fridays. Sorry for the inconvenience.
Mar 10 End Date

History of Calliham

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you love history? Perhaps you are just a little curious about the park attractions and local history. Come to this presentation to have your questions answered.
Mar 10 End Date

Caddo Culture

Tyler State Park
Explore the Caddo Confederacy.
Mar 11 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Mar 11 End Date

Spring Break Schedule

Government Canyon State Natural Area
Camping available the nights of March 11-19
Mar 11 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Mar 11 End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you see what I see? Join our Interpretive Park Ranger for a one hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Mar 11 End Date

Pioneer Days

Fredericksburg, TX - Pioneer Museum
Buffalo Soldiers, Living History, Stories, Games and Activities for the entire family. Spring Break fun
Mar 11 End Date

Kids' Wilderness Survival

Tyler State Park
Create a survival guide with hidden messages!
Mar 11 End Date

Junior Ranger Guided Hike

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join Ranger Amy to go on a kid-friendly hike and don't forget your Junior Ranger booklets!
Mar 11 End Date

Knotty-time for Kids

Tyler State Park
Learn some basic knots that every camper needs to know.
Mar 11 End Date

Butterfly and Dragonfly Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a ranger-led hike through the park noting these beautiful insects, some found nowhere else but in South Texas.
Mar 11 End Date

Knot on my watch!

Martin Creek Lake State Park
survival knot tying
Mar 11 End Date

Jeop-Birdy and Bird Bingo

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
So you think you know about birds? Come challenge yourself with some bird-themed games to test your knowledge. These two games were previously separate programs but have now been combined for twice the fun!
Mar 11 End Date

"Lost" in the Forest

Tyler State Park
Explore the definitions of what it means to be “lost in the forest.”
Mar 11 End Date

Pond Dipping

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join Ranger Amy to see what tiny animals are living in our lake.
Mar 11 End Date

Geocaching

High tech hide and seek
Mar 11 End Date

Survival Fire

Tyler State Park
Learn to make the fire that can keep you alive in an emergency.
Mar 11 End Date

Enchanted "Rock Star" Party

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
We're back with a Star Party. Come Join Enchanted Rock Staff and members of The Hill Country Astronomers for a night of Stargazing.
Mar 12 End Date

Spring Wingding

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Mar 12 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Mar 12 End Date

Presa Canyon Guided Hike-All Day

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
This is a back-country hike to secluded areas of the park's canyons.
Mar 12 End Date

Growing Up WILD Facilitator Training

Dallas, TX - Dallas Arboretum
Training and certification to conduct Growing Up WILD workshops - prerequisite required
Mar 12 End Date

CSI (Canyon Scene Investigation)

Caprock Canyons State Park & Trailway
Calling all detectives! Examine all the clues, interview the witnesses, collect the evidence, and make your case!!!
Mar 12 End Date

Bird & Nature Hike

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Increase your fitness and knowledge of local flora, fauna, and "Rio Grande Valley Specialty Birds" as you discover the natural world of Resaca de la Palma State Park.
Mar 12 End Date

Bird Walk

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Mar 12 End Date

Hike the Canyon

Government Canyon State Natural Area
Join us every second Saturday for a guided hike!
Mar 12 End Date

Fly Tying Demonstration

Allen, TX - Cabela's
Learn to tie a fly!
Mar 12 End Date

Junior Rangers

Estero Llano Grande State Park
A free Activity Journal is included in this Ranger-led exploration of the Park culminating in a Junior Ranger Badge.
Mar 12 End Date

Archery 101

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Learn the basics of archery at Resaca de la Palma State Park!
Mar 12 End Date

Bird and Nature Walk

Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
Join us on our monthly bird watching outing! Expect to see 25 or more different species as we explore our Interpretive Wetland Trail and other areas of the hatchery.
Mar 12 End Date

Birding Trail Walk

Davis Mountains State Park
Meet at the Davis Mountains State Park HQ building, and follow a ranger to an easy trail where we will find out which birds are making the park their home or are stopping in for a quick meal. Bring binoculars and water, and a field guide if you have one.
Mar 12 End Date

Go Fish! Learn to Fish Event

Buescher State Park
Youth and adults can learn the basics of fishing.
Mar 12 End Date

Fly Fish Texas

Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
Fly fishing clubs and anglers from across Texas will share their fly fishing tips and techniques. Aimed at the novice fly fisher, Fly Fish Texas is designed to teach you how to tie a fly, cast it and catch a fish with it—all in the same day.
Mar 12 End Date

Island Trail Nature Hike

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join a ranger to hike our beautiful Island Trail.
Mar 12 End Date

Summit Trail Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger or master naturalist for a hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock. Find out things like, "HOW OLD IS THAT ROCK?", "WHO LIVED HERE?", and more. Learn the flora and fauna, cultural and natural history, and "WHAT ARE THOSE POOLS?"
Mar 12 End Date

Brazos Bend State Park | Texas Outdoor Family | Houston Area (open)

Brazos Bend State Park
Join us for a fun filled weekend designed to help your family discover the joys of camping and Texas State Parks. All camping gear and equipment required for an overnight stay at the park is included with each reservation! Click for a list of activities offered and specific information for this workshop.
Mar 12 End Date

Cedar Hill State Park | Texas Outdoor Family | Dallas Area | (Full- Waitlist Forming)

Cedar Hill State Park
Join us for a fun-filled weekend designed to help your family discover the joys of camping and Texas State Parks. All camping gear and equipment required for an overnight stay at the park is included with each reservation! Click for a list of activities offered and specific information for this workshop.
Mar 12 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Mar 12 End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you see what I see? Join our Interpretive Park Ranger for a one hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Mar 12 End Date

Trail Blazers

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Grab your bikes and explore the various biking trails throughout Resaca de la Palma State Park.
Mar 12 End Date

Lip Smackin’ Good Eatin’/Dutch Oven Cookin’

Cooper Lake State Park - South Sulphur Unit
There is something about eating food that's been cooked outside! Come experience Camp Dutch Oven cooking at Cooper Lake State Park!
Mar 12 End Date

Cross Timbers Bird Walk

Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway
Join our guided birding walk in the park. How many species can we find?
Mar 12 End Date

Martin Creeks Second Annual Kid Fish

Martin Creek Lake State Park
Who will catch the biggest fish?
Mar 12 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour -1PM

Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Come out to see the largest formations in Texas. Guides will explain the cave life, formations, and history of Kickapoo Cavern.
Mar 12 End Date

Annual LBJ Kite Day-Kites with Courtney

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Learn some History and interesting information about kites before having an opportunity to fly your own kite or a pre-prepared kite!! Bring an interest to learn about kites and a willingness to learn to fly a kite!!
Mar 12 End Date

Choke Canyon Skins and Skulls

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Come learn about wildlife found at Choke Canyon State Park and other areas of Texas with one of our park rangers! Then put your identification skills to the test with a game.
Mar 12 End Date

Penitentiary Hollow Wild Walk

Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway
Explore beautiful sandstone formations in remote areas only accessible on this guided hike.
Mar 12 End Date

Bluebird House Day

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join us to build your own bluebird house! Limited space available, see below for details.
Mar 12 End Date

The Big Clock: The Sun and the Moon

Tyler State Park
Astronomy in the daytime!
Mar 12 End Date

Penitentiary Hollow Wild Walk

Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway
Explore beautiful sandstone formations in remote areas only accessible on this guided hike.
Mar 12 End Date

What’s A Knot and What’s Not/Knot Tying

Cooper Lake State Park - South Sulphur Unit
Sometimes you feel like a knot and sometimes you don't. When you do you want to tie the right kind.
Mar 12 End Date

Twilight Hike

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Experience the transition of the forests with a Park Ranger.
Mar 12 End Date

Twilight Hike

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Experience the transition of the forests with a Park Ranger.
Mar 12 End Date

Night Sky: Planets and Constellations

Tyler State Park
We will look for Jupiter and the seasonal constellations.
Mar 12 End Date

Explore the Night Sky

Government Canyon State Natural Area
Astronomy Night at the canyon
Mar 12 End Date

Constellations in the Canyons

Caprock Canyons State Park & Trailway
The stars at night are big and bright....Deep in the heart of the Caprock Canyonlands!
Mar 12 End Date

Night hike

Martin Creek Lake State Park
Can you see what lurks in the night?
Mar 13 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Mar 13 End Date

Upper Canyon

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
This is a back-country, two mile and up to four hours hike into the upper area of Seminole Canyon.
Mar 13 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
Mar 13 End Date

Bird Walk

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Mar 13 End Date

Summit Trail Hikes

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger or volunteer master naturalist for a trip to the summit of Enchanted Rock. Learn the natural and cultural history of the park, the flora and fauna, and some of the legends that give the granite dome its name.
Mar 13 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Mar 13 End Date

Snake Talk & Feeding

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Come discover the world of snakes and watch our non-venomous corn snakes feed.
Mar 13 End Date

Snake Arts and Crafts Activity

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join a ranger to make and take your own snake craft.
Mar 13 End Date

Junior Ranger Explorers

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Check out an Explorer Pack and connect with nature through hands-on environmental activities.
Mar 13 End Date

Electric Tram Tour

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a narrated ranger-driven, two-hour tour of the park in a quiet electric tram. Reservations required.
Mar 13 End Date

Guided Canoeing Tour / Canoeing Basics

Cooper Lake State Park - South Sulphur Unit
Learn how to manage a canoe and explore "No Name Creek" from the water.
Mar 13 End Date

Explore the Dark Side/Night Hike

Cooper Lake State Park - South Sulphur Unit
Come celebrate Daylight Savings Time and find out what lurks in the shadows of the night in the "bottoms" of Cooper Lake State Park?
Mar 14 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Mar 14 End Date

Animal Tracks & Other Cool Facts

Caprock Canyons State Park & Trailway
Join us on a hike to discover the evidence the animals at Caprock Canyons State Park leave behind.
Mar 14 End Date

Kids Alive!

Government Canyon State Natural Area
Join us for a wilderness survival class for kids!
Mar 14 End Date

Skins & Skulls

Caprock Canyons State Park & Trailway
Listen to the clues and guess our animal!
Mar 15 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Mar 15 End Date

Texas Aquatic Science (TAS) Certified Field Site Training

Cedar Hill, TX - Dogwood Canyon Audubon Center
This training is for Informal Science Educators whose site is seeking TAS Field Site certification. The training will familiarize you with the curriculum and the various curricular resources, the curriculum pilot, we'll experience a couple of activities, and we'll discuss responsibilities of participation.
Mar 15 End Date

Electric Tram Tour

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a narrated ranger-driven, two-hour tour of the park in a quiet electric tram. Reservations required.
Mar 15 End Date

Trailway Tour

Caprock Canyons State Park & Trailway
Take a guided vehicle tour down a part of the Caprock Canyons Trailway with us.
Mar 15 End Date

Prairie Dogs: Talk of the Town

Caprock Canyons State Park & Trailway
What's the buzz on the prairie dogs of Caprock Canyons State Park?
Mar 16 End Date

Bird Walk

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Mar 16 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Mar 16 End Date

Junior Ranger Day at LBJ State Park

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Introduction to the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Junior Ranger Program
Mar 16 End Date

Canyon Walk & Talk

Caprock Canyons State Park & Trailway
Join us on a guided hike down the Upper Canyon Trail.
Mar 16 End Date

Electric Tram Tour

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a narrated ranger-driven, two-hour tour of the park in a quiet electric tram. Reservations required.
Mar 16 End Date

Goin' Batty

Caprock Canyons State Park & Trailway
Go "batty" playing some bat games and learning about bats!
Mar 16 End Date

Night Sky Activities

Cooper Lake State Park - South Sulphur Unit
Why do we only see one side of the moon? What is a constellation? How long does it take light from the sun to reach earth? Answer these questions and more at "Night Sky Activities".
Mar 16 End Date

Fly Tying Demonstration

Allen, TX - Cabelas
Learn to tie a fly!
Mar 16 End Date

The Wonders of the Night Sky – Stargazing

Enjoy the "Wonders of the Night Sky" at Cooper Lake State Park.
Mar 17 End Date

Plant Hike

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Ranger-led hike to identify interesting native and non-native plants in the park.
Mar 17 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Mar 17 End Date

Discovery Hikes with the Kids

Hill Country State Natural Area
Ranger-led nature hikes will get kids outdoors with their folks to discover and experience nature through sight, sound, feeling, touching and smelling. Magnifying glasses and binoculars provided!
Mar 17 End Date

Bird Bingo

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you like Bingo? Well, how about birds? Come put your bird identification skills to the test with a Bird Bingo game. This program has been CANCELLED for Thursdays and COMBINED with JEOP-BIRDY on Fridays. Sorry for the inconvenience.
Mar 17 End Date

History of Calliham

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you love history? Perhaps you are just a little curious about the park attractions and local history. Come to this presentation to have your questions answered.
Mar 17 End Date

Tour of the Park

Caprock Canyons State Park & Trailway
Take a guided vehicle tour of the park.
Mar 17 End Date

Hike the Back Country of Cooper Lake State Park/Guided Hike

Cooper Lake State Park - South Sulphur Unit
Good for the mind, body and soul. Take a hike through the Sulphur River hills and bottoms.
Mar 17 End Date

Sounds of the Night Around Cooper Lake

Cooper Lake State Park - South Sulphur Unit
You just might hear things in the park you don't hear around home. Come find out what's making all the noise.
Mar 17 End Date

The Texas State Bison Herd

Caprock Canyons State Park & Trailway
Learn about the Official Bison Herd of the state of Texas here at Caprock Canyons State Park!
Mar 18 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Mar 18 End Date

Project WILD Workshop

El Paso, TX - TecH2O Water Resource Center
WILD about the STAAR - Learn to share conservation with children: Professional Development for anyone who works with children
Mar 18 End Date

HOW TO START A CAMPFIRE WITHOUT MATCHES

Cooper Lake State Park - South Sulphur Unit
Out of matches? Don't worry. You can start a campfire without matches if you have the right items.
Mar 18 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Mar 18 End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you see what I see? Join our Interpretive Park Ranger for a one hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Mar 18 End Date

Junior Ranger Guided Hike

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join Ranger Amy to go on a kid-friendly hike and don't forget your Junior Ranger booklets!
Mar 18 End Date

Trailway Tour

Caprock Canyons State Park & Trailway
Take a guided vehicle tour down a part of the Caprock Canyons Trailway with us.
Mar 18 End Date

Butterfly and Dragonfly Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a ranger-led hike through the park noting these beautiful insects, some found nowhere else but in South Texas.
Mar 18 End Date

Jeop-Birdy and Bird Bingo

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
So you think you know about birds? Come challenge yourself with some bird-themed games to test your knowledge. These two games were previously separate programs but have now been combined for twice the fun!
Mar 18 End Date

Pond Dipping

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join Ranger Amy to see what tiny animals are living in our lake.
Mar 18 End Date

Native American Games

Caprock Canyons State Park & Trailway
Hey kids! If you like to play games, this event is for you!
Mar 18 End Date

Geocache Treasure Hunt

Cooper Lake State Park - South Sulphur Unit
Take a hike and find "hidden treasure". Learn to Geocache and find "treasure" almost everywhere you go!
Mar 19 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Mar 19 End Date

Hard Hat Tour Aboard the Battleship TEXAS

Battleship Texas State Historic Site
Unique Behind the Scenes Tour
Mar 19 End Date

Tyler State Park Birding Tour

Tyler State Park
Let's Go Birding!
Mar 19 End Date

Presa Canyon Guided Hike-All Day

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
This is a back-country hike to secluded areas of the park's canyons.
Mar 19 End Date

Hueco Tanks Birding Hike

Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site is visited by over 200+ different species of birds throughout the year, and this is your chance to see some of them! Whether you are a birder or just curious how to tell one bird from the other, this tour is for you.
Mar 19 End Date

Bird & Nature Hike

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Increase your fitness and knowledge of local flora, fauna, and "Rio Grande Valley Specialty Birds" as you discover the natural world of Resaca de la Palma State Park.
Mar 19 End Date

Bird Walk

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Mar 19 End Date

Explore the Canyon - to the Kallison Ranch

Government Canyon State Natural Area
A rare opportunity to visit this historic ranch...recently designated a San Antonio Landmark! Reservations required!
Mar 19 End Date

Fly Tying Demonstration

Allen, TX - Cabela's
Learn to tie a fly!
Mar 19 End Date

Junior Rangers

Estero Llano Grande State Park
A free Activity Journal is included in this Ranger-led exploration of the Park culminating in a Junior Ranger Badge.
Mar 19 End Date
Mar 19 End Date

Birding Trail Walk

Davis Mountains State Park
Meet at the Davis Mountains State Park HQ building, and follow a ranger to an easy trail where we will find out which birds are making the park their home or are stopping in for a quick meal. Bring binoculars and water, and a field guide if you have one.
Mar 19 End Date

Island Trail Nature Hike

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join a ranger to hike our beautiful Island Trail.
Mar 19 End Date

Go Fish! Learn to Fish Event

McKinney Falls State Park
Youth and adults can learn the basics of fishing.
Mar 19 End Date

Beach and Bay Day!

Galveston Island State Park
FREE: Park open house with fun and activities!
Mar 19 End Date

Summit Trail Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger or master naturalist for a hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock. Find out things like, "HOW OLD IS THAT ROCK?", "WHO LIVED HERE?", and more. Learn the flora and fauna, cultural and natural history, and "WHAT ARE THOSE POOLS?"
Mar 19 End Date

Birds!! Habitat and Migration/Birding Basics

Cooper Lake State Park - South Sulphur Unit
Let's go Birding!
Mar 19 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Mar 19 End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you see what I see? Join our Interpretive Park Ranger for a one hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Mar 19 End Date

Trail Blazers

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Grab your bikes and explore the various biking trails throughout Resaca de la Palma State Park.
Mar 19 End Date

Canyon Walk & Talk

Caprock Canyons State Park & Trailway
Join us on a guided hike down the Canyon Rim Trail.
Mar 19 End Date

Beasts of Burden; Draft Animals at Work

Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
Mar 19 End Date

Birding with a Ranger

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Hey, what was that bird?
Mar 19 End Date

Birding 101: Introduction to Birding

Tyler State Park
Everybody's a Birder!
Mar 19 End Date

Discovery Hikes with the Kids

Hill Country State Natural Area
Ranger-led nature hikes will get kids outdoors with their folks to discover and experience nature through sight, sound, feeling, touching and smelling. Magnifying glasses and binoculars provided!
Mar 19 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour -1PM

Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Come out to see the largest formations in Texas. Guides will explain the cave life, formations, and history of Kickapoo Cavern.
Mar 19 End Date

Choke Canyon Skins and Skulls

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Come learn about wildlife found at Choke Canyon State Park and other areas of Texas with one of our park rangers! Then put your identification skills to the test with a game.
Mar 19 End Date

Wild Photography Walk

Tyler State Park
Discover the art of nature through your viewfinder.
Mar 19 End Date

Fish With A Ranger

Cooper Lake State Park - South Sulphur Unit
Learn to fish or just go with us. Fishing poles available for loan if you don't have your own.
Mar 19 End Date

Gyotaku - Fish Prints

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join Ranger Amy to make fish prints!
Mar 19 End Date

Animal Tracks

Martin Creek Lake State Park
Who left that track?
Mar 19 End Date

Twilight Hike

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Experience the transition of the forests with a Park Ranger.
Mar 19 End Date

Twilight Hike

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Experience the transition of the forests with a Park Ranger.
Mar 19 End Date

Night Hike

Government Canyon State Natural Area
This program is FULL. Waiting list only at this point.
Mar 19 End Date

Night Sounds

Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway
“After attending the Night Sounds program, I found my daughter sitting on the back porch the next night, not watching TV or playing video games, but listening to nature!” – Park Visitor
Mar 19 End Date

Movie Night: American Serengeti

Caprock Canyons State Park & Trailway
Enjoy a movie in the park with us!
Mar 19 End Date

Stargazing

Martin Creek Lake State Park
Gaze into the night sky through a telescope
Mar 20 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Mar 20 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
Mar 20 End Date

Bird Walk

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Mar 20 End Date

Upper Canyon Guided Half-Day Hike

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
This is a back-country, two miles and up to a four hour hike into the upper area of Seminole Canyon.
Mar 20 End Date

Wilderness Survival Basics

Government Canyon State Natural Area
Oh great, now we're lost...NOW what!?
Mar 20 End Date

Summit Trail Hikes

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger or volunteer master naturalist for a trip to the summit of Enchanted Rock. Learn the natural and cultural history of the park, the flora and fauna, and some of the legends that give the granite dome its name.
Mar 20 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Mar 20 End Date

Snake Talk & Feeding

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Come discover the world of snakes and watch our non-venomous corn snakes feed.
Mar 20 End Date

Beasts of Burden; Draft Animals at Work

Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
Mar 20 End Date

Snake Arts and Crafts Activity

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join a ranger to make and take your own snake craft.
Mar 20 End Date

Wildflower Walk: Spring Has Sprung!

Government Canyon State Natural Area
Enjoy a leisurely walk on the Vernal Equinox.
Mar 20 End Date

Junior Ranger Explorers

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Check out an Explorer Pack and connect with nature through hands-on environmental activities.
Mar 20 End Date

Electric Tram Tour

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a narrated ranger-driven, two-hour tour of the park in a quiet electric tram. Reservations required.
Mar 21 End Date

Birds of a Feather

Hill Country State Natural Area
Let’s hang out together on one Monday morning a month. Meet other "birding buddies" and spot our fine feathered friends as they stay or migrate to and from the hill country.
Mar 21 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Mar 22 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Mar 22 End Date

Texas Aquatic Science Certified Field Site Training

San Antonio, TX - San Antonio River Authority
This training is for Informal Science Educators whose site is seeking TAS Field Site certification.
Mar 22 End Date

Electric Tram Tour

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a narrated ranger-driven, two-hour tour of the park in a quiet electric tram. Reservations required.
Mar 23 End Date

Bird Walk

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Mar 23 End Date

Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission Meeting

The Commission will conduct a public hearing to receive input from our partners, stakeholders and constituents concerning any issues relating to Department policies, goals, programs, and responsibilities.
Mar 23 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Mar 23 End Date

Electric Tram Tour

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a narrated ranger-driven, two-hour tour of the park in a quiet electric tram. Reservations required.
Mar 23 End Date

Fly Tying Demonstration

Allen, TX - Cabelas
Learn to tie a fly!
Mar 24 End Date

Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission Meeting

The Commission will conduct a public hearing to receive input from our partners, stakeholders and constituents concerning any issues relating to Department policies, goals, programs, and responsibilities.
Mar 24 End Date

Plant Hike

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Ranger-led hike to identify interesting native and non-native plants in the park.
Mar 24 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Mar 24 End Date

Bird Bingo

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you like Bingo? Well, how about birds? Come put your bird identification skills to the test with a Bird Bingo game. This program has been CANCELLED for Thursdays and COMBINED with JEOP-BIRDY on Fridays. Sorry for the inconvenience.
Mar 24 End Date

History of Calliham

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you love history? Perhaps you are just a little curious about the park attractions and local history. Come to this presentation to have your questions answered.
Mar 25 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Mar 25 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Mar 25 End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you see what I see? Join our Interpretive Park Ranger for a one hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Mar 25 End Date

Butterfly and Dragonfly Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a ranger-led hike through the park noting these beautiful insects, some found nowhere else but in South Texas.
Mar 25 End Date

Jeop-Birdy and Bird Bingo

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
So you think you know about birds? Come challenge yourself with some bird-themed games to test your knowledge. These two games were previously separate programs but have now been combined for twice the fun!
Mar 25 End Date

Night Hike

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Bring your flashlights and witness the nocturnal world of Resaca de la Palma State Park.
Mar 25 End Date

Mary Ann Goodnight & the Texas State Bison Herd

Caprock Canyons State Park & Trailway
Mother of the Panhandle, Darling of the Plains
Mar 26 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Mar 26 End Date

Tyler State Park Birding Tour

Tyler State Park
Let's Go Birding!
Mar 26 End Date

Bird & Nature Hike

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Increase your fitness and knowledge of local flora, fauna, and "Rio Grande Valley Specialty Birds" as you discover the natural world of Resaca de la Palma State Park.
Mar 26 End Date

Bird Walk

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Mar 26 End Date

Fly Tying Demonstration

Allen, TX - Cabela's
Learn to tie a fly!
Mar 26 End Date

Junior Rangers

Estero Llano Grande State Park
A free Activity Journal is included in this Ranger-led exploration of the Park culminating in a Junior Ranger Badge.
Mar 26 End Date

Birding Trail Walk

Davis Mountains State Park
Meet at the Davis Mountains State Park HQ building, and follow a ranger to an easy trail where we will find out which birds are making the park their home or are stopping in for a quick meal. Bring binoculars and water, and a field guide if you have one.
Mar 26 End Date

East Texas Black Pot Cookers

Martin Creek Lake State Park
Learn about cast iron Dutch oven cooking.
Mar 26 End Date

Summit Trail Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger or master naturalist for a hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock. Find out things like, "HOW OLD IS THAT ROCK?", "WHO LIVED HERE?", and more. Learn the flora and fauna, cultural and natural history, and "WHAT ARE THOSE POOLS?"
Mar 26 End Date

PHOTO HIKE

Cooper Lake State Park - South Sulphur Unit
Mar 26 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Mar 26 End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you see what I see? Join our Interpretive Park Ranger for a one hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Mar 26 End Date

Trail Blazers

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Grab your bikes and explore the various biking trails throughout Resaca de la Palma State Park.
Mar 26 End Date

Easter at the Farm

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Come to the Farm to see traditional Easter decor and baked goods as we prepare for Easter as a 1915 German farm family would have.
Mar 26 End Date

Easter Egg Hunt

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Only eat the chocolates in the plastic Easter eggs, not the ones that the rabbits made that morning!
Mar 26 End Date

On the Trail with the Buffalo Soldiers

Government Canyon State Natural Area
Buffalo Soldiers in Government Canyon State Natural Area. History, Outdoor Skills and, tons of fun for the entire family no matter your age.
Mar 26 End Date

Trailway Tour

Caprock Canyons State Park & Trailway
Take a guided vehicle tour down a part of the Caprock Canyons Trailway with us.
Mar 26 End Date

Bayou Greenway Day 2016

Houston, TX - T.C. Jester Park Along White Oak Bayou Greenway
Buffalo Soldiers, Living History, Bike Rides, Kid activities, family activities, food and more
Mar 26 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour -1PM

Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Come out to see the largest formations in Texas. Guides will explain the cave life, formations, and history of Kickapoo Cavern.
Mar 26 End Date

Cooper Lake/South Sulphur Annual Easter Egg Hunt at the Park

Cooper Lake State Park - South Sulphur Unit
Over 1500 eggs stuffed with candy and prizes. Don't be late.
Mar 26 End Date

Choke Canyon Skins and Skulls

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Come learn about wildlife found at Choke Canyon State Park and other areas of Texas with one of our park rangers! Then put your identification skills to the test with a game.
Mar 26 End Date

Kid’s Wilderness Survival

Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway
A great program for your child’s outdoor safety and parents learn as much as the kids.
Mar 26 End Date

En Plein Air Watercolor Painting

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join Ranger Amy to paint nature scenes outside
Mar 26 End Date

Nature Hike

Martin Creek Lake State Park
Take a walk back in time
Mar 26 End Date

"Lost" in the Forest

Tyler State Park
Explore the definitions of what it means to be “lost in the forest.”
Mar 26 End Date

Moon Viewing - In the Night Sky

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Take a close up look at our lovely Luna.
Mar 27 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Mar 27 End Date

Last Sunday Hike - Singles Hike

Wyler Aerial Tramway
Tired of all the lovey dovey couples this past month? Join us for this singles hike up Ranger Peak!
Mar 27 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
Mar 27 End Date

Bird Walk

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Mar 27 End Date

4th Sunday Bird Hike: Golden-cheeked Warblers

Government Canyon State Natural Area
Mar 27 End Date

Summit Trail Hikes

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger or volunteer master naturalist for a trip to the summit of Enchanted Rock. Learn the natural and cultural history of the park, the flora and fauna, and some of the legends that give the granite dome its name.
Mar 27 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Mar 27 End Date

Snake Talk & Feeding

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Come discover the world of snakes and watch our non-venomous corn snakes feed.
Mar 27 End Date

Snake Arts and Crafts Activity

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join a ranger to make and take your own snake craft.
Mar 27 End Date

Junior Ranger Explorers

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Check out an Explorer Pack and connect with nature through hands-on environmental activities.
Mar 27 End Date

Electric Tram Tour

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a narrated ranger-driven, two-hour tour of the park in a quiet electric tram. Reservations required.
Mar 27 End Date
Mar 27 End Date

Easter Egg Hunt

Meridian State Park
Children ages 12 & under, bring your baskets and join us at the park to hunt eggs!
Mar 28 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Mar 29 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Mar 29 End Date

Electric Tram Tour

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a narrated ranger-driven, two-hour tour of the park in a quiet electric tram. Reservations required.
Mar 30 End Date

Bird Walk

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Mar 30 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Mar 30 End Date

Electric Tram Tour

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a narrated ranger-driven, two-hour tour of the park in a quiet electric tram. Reservations required.
Mar 30 End Date

Fly Tying Demonstration

Allen, TX - Cabelas
Learn to tie a fly!
Mar 31 End Date

Plant Hike

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Ranger-led hike to identify interesting native and non-native plants in the park.
Mar 31 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Mar 31 End Date

Bird Bingo

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you like Bingo? Well, how about birds? Come put your bird identification skills to the test with a Bird Bingo game. This program has been CANCELLED for Thursdays and COMBINED with JEOP-BIRDY on Fridays. Sorry for the inconvenience.
Mar 31 End Date

History of Calliham

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you love history? Perhaps you are just a little curious about the park attractions and local history. Come to this presentation to have your questions answered.

April 2016

Apr 1 End Date

Junior Ranger Exploration Packs

Barton Warnock Visitor Center
Stop by the Barton Warnock Visitor Center to check out a free Junior Ranger Exploration Pack before you head out.
Apr 1 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Apr 1 End Date

Junior Ranger Explorer Pack

Meridian State Park
Stop by the park office to check out a Junior Ranger Explorer Pack before you begin your adventure!
Apr 1 End Date

Junior Ranger Explorer Packs

Pedernales Falls State Park
Stop at the park office and check out a Junior Ranger Explorer Pack for your day at the park!
Apr 1 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Apr 1 End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you see what I see? Join our Interpretive Park Ranger for a one hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Apr 1 End Date

Butterfly and Dragonfly Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a ranger-led hike through the park noting these beautiful insects, some found nowhere else but in South Texas.
Apr 1 End Date

Jeop-Birdy and Bird Bingo

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
So you think you know about birds? Come challenge yourself with some bird-themed games to test your knowledge. These two games were previously separate programs but have now been combined for twice the fun!
Apr 1 End Date

Garner State Park | Two Night Event! | Texas Outdoor Family | San Antonio Area | (Full - Waitlist Forming)

Garner State Park
Join us for a fun-filled weekend designed to help your family discover the joys of camping and Texas State Parks. All camping gear and equipment required for an overnight stay at the park are included with each reservation! Click for a list of activities offered and specific information for this workshop.
Apr 2 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Apr 2 End Date

Bird Walk

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Apr 2 End Date

Fly Tying Demonstration

Allen, TX - Cabela's
Learn to tie a fly!
Apr 2 End Date

Birding Trail Walk

Davis Mountains State Park
Meet at the Davis Mountains State Park HQ building, and follow a ranger to an easy trail where we will find out which birds are making the park their home or are stopping in for a quick meal. Bring binoculars and water, and a field guide if you have one.
Apr 2 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Apr 2 End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you see what I see? Join our Interpretive Park Ranger for a one hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Apr 2 End Date

2016 Wildlife & Woodlands Expo

Conroe, TX - Lone Star College Montgomery
Play for a Day! Learn for a Lifetime!
Apr 2 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour -1PM

Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Come out to see the largest formations in Texas. Guides will explain the cave life, formations, and history of Kickapoo Cavern.
Apr 2 End Date

Choke Canyon Skins and Skulls

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Come learn about wildlife found at Choke Canyon State Park and other areas of Texas with one of our park rangers! Then put your identification skills to the test with a game.
Apr 3 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Apr 3 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
Apr 3 End Date

Bird Walk

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Apr 3 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Apr 3 End Date

Electric Tram Tour

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a narrated ranger-driven, two-hour tour of the park in a quiet electric tram. Reservations required.
Apr 4 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Apr 5 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Apr 5 End Date

Electric Tram Tour

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a narrated ranger-driven, two-hour tour of the park in a quiet electric tram. Reservations required.
Apr 6 End Date

Bird Walk

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Apr 6 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Apr 6 End Date

Electric Tram Tour

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a narrated ranger-driven, two-hour tour of the park in a quiet electric tram. Reservations required.
Apr 6 End Date

Fly Tying Demonstration

Allen, TX - Cabelas
Learn to tie a fly!
Apr 7 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Apr 7 End Date

Bird Bingo

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you like Bingo? Well, how about birds? Come put your bird identification skills to the test with a Bird Bingo game. This program has been CANCELLED for Thursdays and COMBINED with JEOP-BIRDY on Fridays. Sorry for the inconvenience.
Apr 7 End Date

History of Calliham

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you love history? Perhaps you are just a little curious about the park attractions and local history. Come to this presentation to have your questions answered.
Apr 8 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Apr 8 End Date

Project WILD Facilitator Training

Nacogdoches, TX - Stephen F. Austin State University
Training to conduct the Suite of WILD workshops - prerequisite required
Apr 8 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Apr 8 End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you see what I see? Join our Interpretive Park Ranger for a one hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Apr 8 End Date

Butterfly and Dragonfly Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a ranger-led hike through the park noting these beautiful insects, some found nowhere else but in South Texas.
Apr 8 End Date

Jeop-Birdy and Bird Bingo

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
So you think you know about birds? Come challenge yourself with some bird-themed games to test your knowledge. These two games were previously separate programs but have now been combined for twice the fun!
Apr 9 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Apr 9 End Date

Presa Canyon Guided Hike-All Day

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
This is a back-country hike to secluded areas of the park's canyons.
Apr 9 End Date

Bird Walk

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Apr 9 End Date

Fly Tying Demonstration

Allen, TX - Cabela's
Learn to tie a fly!
Apr 9 End Date

Birding Trail Walk

Davis Mountains State Park
Meet at the Davis Mountains State Park HQ building, and follow a ranger to an easy trail where we will find out which birds are making the park their home or are stopping in for a quick meal. Bring binoculars and water, and a field guide if you have one.
Apr 9 End Date

Go Fish! Learn to Fish Event

McKinney Falls State Park
Youth and adults can learn the basics of fishing.
Apr 9 End Date

6th Annual Athens Eggfest

Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
Join us for an event featuring gastric delights and the incredible Green Egg outdoor ceramic cooker.
Apr 9 End Date

Fort Richardson Days

Fort Richardson State Park & Historic Site / Lost Creek Reservoir State Trailway
Buffalo Soldiers, Frontier Army, Living History, Free Activities, Demonstrations
Apr 9 End Date

Go Fish! Learn to Fish Event

Cedar Hill State Park
Youth and adults can learn the basics of fishing.
Apr 9 End Date

Estero Llano Grande State Park | Texas Outdoor Family | South Texas Area | (Open)

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us for a fun-filled weekend designed to help your family discover the joys of camping and Texas State Parks. All camping gear and equipment required for an overnight stay at the park are included with each reservation! Click for a list of activities offered and specific information for this workshop.
Apr 9 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Apr 9 End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you see what I see? Join our Interpretive Park Ranger for a one hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Apr 9 End Date

Bloodletting, Leeches and Laudanum: Medicine in the 1850s

Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
Apr 9 End Date

Geocaching 101

Galveston Island State Park
High-Tech Treasure Hunting Workshop
Apr 9 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour -1PM

Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Come out to see the largest formations in Texas. Guides will explain the cave life, formations, and history of Kickapoo Cavern.
Apr 9 End Date

Choke Canyon Skins and Skulls

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Come learn about wildlife found at Choke Canyon State Park and other areas of Texas with one of our park rangers! Then put your identification skills to the test with a game.
Apr 9 End Date

StarWalk

Copper Breaks State Park
The StarWalk starts at sunset with a naked eye tour of the night sky over Copper Breaks followed by a closer look through telescopes and binoculars.
Apr 10 End Date

Run for Wellness FREE 5K Series

San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site
Free Fun Run for Wellness
Apr 10 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Apr 10 End Date

Upper Canyon Guided Half-Day Hike

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
This is a back-country, two mile and up to four hours hike into the upper area of Seminole Canyon.
Apr 10 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
Apr 10 End Date

Bird Walk

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Apr 10 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Apr 10 End Date

Itz A Garden!

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Meet at the LBJ State Park and Historic Site for the FREE Program! Bring a desire to learn more about gardening: Planting dates, varieties and helpful tips to make your Garden Bloom!
Apr 10 End Date

Electric Tram Tour

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a narrated ranger-driven, two-hour tour of the park in a quiet electric tram. Reservations required.
Apr 11 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Apr 12 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Apr 12 End Date

Electric Tram Tour

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a narrated ranger-driven, two-hour tour of the park in a quiet electric tram. Reservations required.
Apr 13 End Date

Bird Walk

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Apr 13 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Apr 13 End Date

Electric Tram Tour

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a narrated ranger-driven, two-hour tour of the park in a quiet electric tram. Reservations required.
Apr 13 End Date

Fly Tying Demonstration

Allen, TX - Cabelas
Learn to tie a fly!
Apr 14 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Apr 14 End Date

Bird Bingo

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you like Bingo? Well, how about birds? Come put your bird identification skills to the test with a Bird Bingo game. This program has been CANCELLED for Thursdays and COMBINED with JEOP-BIRDY on Fridays. Sorry for the inconvenience.
Apr 14 End Date

History of Calliham

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you love history? Perhaps you are just a little curious about the park attractions and local history. Come to this presentation to have your questions answered.
Apr 15 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Apr 15 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Apr 15 End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you see what I see? Join our Interpretive Park Ranger for a one hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Apr 15 End Date

Butterfly and Dragonfly Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a ranger-led hike through the park noting these beautiful insects, some found nowhere else but in South Texas.
Apr 15 End Date

Jeop-Birdy and Bird Bingo

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
So you think you know about birds? Come challenge yourself with some bird-themed games to test your knowledge. These two games were previously separate programs but have now been combined for twice the fun!
Apr 16 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Apr 16 End Date

Hueco Tanks Birding Hike

Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site is visited by over 200+ different species of birds throughout the year, and this is your chance to see some of them! Whether you are a birder or just curious how to tell one bird from the other, this tour is for you.
Apr 16 End Date

Bird Walk

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Apr 16 End Date

Keep Texas Wild Triathlon

Lake Corpus Christi State Park
The “Keep Texas Wild Triathlon” will consist of two events, a Sprint Tri and a Mini-Sprint Tri.
Apr 16 End Date

Fly Tying Demonstration

Allen, TX - Cabela's
Learn to tie a fly!
Apr 16 End Date
Apr 16 End Date

Birding Trail Walk

Davis Mountains State Park
Meet at the Davis Mountains State Park HQ building, and follow a ranger to an easy trail where we will find out which birds are making the park their home or are stopping in for a quick meal. Bring binoculars and water, and a field guide if you have one.
Apr 16 End Date

Franklin Mountains State Park | Texas Outdoor Family | El Paso Area | (Open)

Franklin Mountains State Park
Join us for a fun-filled weekend designed to help your family discover the joys of camping and Texas State Parks. All camping gear and equipment required for an overnight stay at the park are included with each reservation! Click for a list of activities offered and specific information for this workshop.
Apr 16 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Apr 16 End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you see what I see? Join our Interpretive Park Ranger for a one hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Apr 16 End Date

Basketry-on-the-Brazos

Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
Apr 16 End Date

Guided Nature Wildlife Tour and Walk

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Join us on a guided nature walk on park trails. Visitors will not only learn a little history, they will also learn about the great outdoors and the wonderful flora and fauna of the Hill Country of Texas.
Apr 16 End Date

Discovery Hikes with the Kids

Hill Country State Natural Area
Ranger-led nature hikes will get kids outdoors with their folks to discover and experience nature through sight, sound, feeling, touching and smelling. Magnifying glasses and binoculars provided!
Apr 16 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour -1PM

Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Come out to see the largest formations in Texas. Guides will explain the cave life, formations, and history of Kickapoo Cavern.
Apr 16 End Date

Choke Canyon Skins and Skulls

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Come learn about wildlife found at Choke Canyon State Park and other areas of Texas with one of our park rangers! Then put your identification skills to the test with a game.
Apr 17 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Apr 17 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
Apr 17 End Date

Bird Walk

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Apr 17 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Apr 17 End Date

Electric Tram Tour

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a narrated ranger-driven, two-hour tour of the park in a quiet electric tram. Reservations required.
Apr 18 End Date

Birds of a Feather

Hill Country State Natural Area
Let’s hang out together on one Monday morning a month. Meet other "birding buddies" and spot our fine feathered friends as they stay or migrate to and from the hill country.
Apr 18 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Apr 19 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Apr 19 End Date

Electric Tram Tour

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a narrated ranger-driven, two-hour tour of the park in a quiet electric tram. Reservations required.
Apr 20 End Date

Bird Walk

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Apr 20 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Apr 20 End Date

Electric Tram Tour

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a narrated ranger-driven, two-hour tour of the park in a quiet electric tram. Reservations required.
Apr 20 End Date

Fly Tying Demonstration

Allen, TX - Cabelas
Learn to tie a fly!
Apr 21 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Apr 21 End Date

Discovery Hikes with the Kids

Hill Country State Natural Area
Ranger-led nature hikes will get kids outdoors with their folks to discover and experience nature through sight, sound, feeling, touching and smelling. Magnifying glasses and binoculars provided!
Apr 21 End Date

Bird Bingo

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you like Bingo? Well, how about birds? Come put your bird identification skills to the test with a Bird Bingo game. This program has been CANCELLED for Thursdays and COMBINED with JEOP-BIRDY on Fridays. Sorry for the inconvenience.
Apr 21 End Date

History of Calliham

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you love history? Perhaps you are just a little curious about the park attractions and local history. Come to this presentation to have your questions answered.
Apr 22 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Apr 22 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Apr 22 End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you see what I see? Join our Interpretive Park Ranger for a one hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Apr 22 End Date

Butterfly and Dragonfly Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a ranger-led hike through the park noting these beautiful insects, some found nowhere else but in South Texas.
Apr 22 End Date

Jeop-Birdy and Bird Bingo

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
So you think you know about birds? Come challenge yourself with some bird-themed games to test your knowledge. These two games were previously separate programs but have now been combined for twice the fun!
Apr 22 End Date

Earth Day

Learn how to be a good steward of our environment
Apr 23 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Apr 23 End Date

Bird Walk

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Apr 23 End Date

Fly Tying Demonstration

Allen, TX - Cabela's
Learn to tie a fly!
Apr 23 End Date

East Texas Black Pot Cookers

Martin Creek Lake State Park
Learn about cast iron Dutch oven cooking.
Apr 23 End Date

Go Fish! Learn to Fish Event

Galveston Island State Park
Youth and adults can learn the basics of fishing.
Apr 23 End Date

Brazos Bend State Park | Texas Outdoor Family | Houston Area | Open

Brazos Bend State Park
Join us for a fun-filled weekend designed to help your family discover the joys of camping and Texas State Parks. All camping gear and equipment required for an overnight stay at the park are included with each reservation! Click for a list of activities offered and specific information for this workshop.
Apr 23 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Apr 23 End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you see what I see? Join our Interpretive Park Ranger for a one hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Apr 23 End Date

Annual Folk Festival

Mission Tejas State Park
Experience the past beneath the pines!
Apr 23 End Date

Folk Festival at Mission Tejas SP

Mission Tejas State Park
Buffalo, Soldiers, Black Smith, Frontier Army, Frontier Living, Living History, Mission Tejas
Apr 23 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour -1PM

Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Come out to see the largest formations in Texas. Guides will explain the cave life, formations, and history of Kickapoo Cavern.
Apr 23 End Date

Choke Canyon Skins and Skulls

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Come learn about wildlife found at Choke Canyon State Park and other areas of Texas with one of our park rangers! Then put your identification skills to the test with a game.
Apr 24 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Apr 24 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
Apr 24 End Date

Bird Walk

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Apr 24 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Apr 24 End Date

Electric Tram Tour

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a narrated ranger-driven, two-hour tour of the park in a quiet electric tram. Reservations required.
Apr 25 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Apr 26 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Apr 26 End Date

Electric Tram Tour

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a narrated ranger-driven, two-hour tour of the park in a quiet electric tram. Reservations required.
Apr 27 End Date

Bird Walk

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Apr 27 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Apr 27 End Date

Electric Tram Tour

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a narrated ranger-driven, two-hour tour of the park in a quiet electric tram. Reservations required.
Apr 27 End Date

Fly Tying Demonstration

Allen, TX - Cabelas
Learn to tie a fly!
Apr 28 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Apr 28 End Date

Bird Bingo

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you like Bingo? Well, how about birds? Come put your bird identification skills to the test with a Bird Bingo game. This program has been CANCELLED for Thursdays and COMBINED with JEOP-BIRDY on Fridays. Sorry for the inconvenience.
Apr 28 End Date

History of Calliham

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you love history? Perhaps you are just a little curious about the park attractions and local history. Come to this presentation to have your questions answered.
Apr 29 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Apr 29 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Apr 29 End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you see what I see? Join our Interpretive Park Ranger for a one hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Apr 29 End Date

Butterfly and Dragonfly Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a ranger-led hike through the park noting these beautiful insects, some found nowhere else but in South Texas.
Apr 29 End Date

Jeop-Birdy and Bird Bingo

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
So you think you know about birds? Come challenge yourself with some bird-themed games to test your knowledge. These two games were previously separate programs but have now been combined for twice the fun!
Apr 30 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Apr 30 End Date

Bird Walk

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Apr 30 End Date

Fly Tying Demonstration

Allen, TX - Cabela's
Learn to tie a fly!
Apr 30 End Date

Birding Trail Walk

Davis Mountains State Park
Meet at the Davis Mountains State Park HQ building, and follow a ranger to an easy trail where we will find out which birds are making the park their home or are stopping in for a quick meal. Bring binoculars and water, and a field guide if you have one.
Apr 30 End Date

Galveston Island State Park | Texas Outdoor Family | Houston Area | Open

Galveston Island State Park
Join us for a fun-filled weekend designed to help your family discover the joys of camping and Texas State Parks. All camping gear and equipment required for an overnight stay at the park are included with each reservation! Click for a list of activities offered and specific information for this workshop.
Apr 30 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
Apr 30 End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you see what I see? Join our Interpretive Park Ranger for a one hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Apr 30 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour -1PM

Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Come out to see the largest formations in Texas. Guides will explain the cave life, formations, and history of Kickapoo Cavern.
Apr 30 End Date

Choke Canyon Skins and Skulls

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Come learn about wildlife found at Choke Canyon State Park and other areas of Texas with one of our park rangers! Then put your identification skills to the test with a game.

May 2016

May 1 End Date

Junior Ranger Exploration Packs

Barton Warnock Visitor Center
Stop by the Barton Warnock Visitor Center to check out a free Junior Ranger Exploration Pack before you head out.
May 1 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
May 1 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
May 1 End Date

Junior Ranger Explorer Pack

Meridian State Park
Stop by the park office to check out a Junior Ranger Explorer Pack before you begin your adventure!
May 1 End Date

Junior Ranger Explorer Packs

Pedernales Falls State Park
Stop at the park office and check out a Junior Ranger Explorer Pack for your day at the park!
May 1 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
May 1 End Date

Electric Tram Tour

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a narrated ranger-driven, two-hour tour of the park in a quiet electric tram. Reservations required.
May 2 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
May 3 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
May 4 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
May 5 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
May 6 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
May 6 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
May 6 End Date

Butterfly and Dragonfly Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a ranger-led hike through the park noting these beautiful insects, some found nowhere else but in South Texas.
May 6 End Date

Enchanted "Rock Star" Party

We're Back with a Star Party. Come join Enchanted Rock Staff and members of the Hill Country Astronomers for a night of Stargazing.
May 6 End Date

StarWalk

Copper Breaks State Park
Naked eye tour of the night sky over Copper Breaks State Park followed by a closer look through telescopes and binoculars.
May 7 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
May 7 End Date

Hard Hat Tour aboard the Battleship TEXAS

Battleship Texas State Historic Site
Unique behind the scenes tour of the doors that are closed to the public.
May 7 End Date

Birding Trail Walk

Davis Mountains State Park
Meet at the Davis Mountains State Park HQ building, and follow a ranger to an easy trail where we will find out which birds are making the park their home or are stopping in for a quick meal. Bring binoculars and water, and a field guide if you have one.
May 7 End Date

Frontier Forts Day

Fort Worth , TX - Fort Worth Stockyards
Buffalo Soldiers, Free Family Fun, and much much more
May 7 End Date

Cinco de Mayo

Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
Celebrate the joint history of Texas and Mexico with dance, music, food and outdoor activities.
May 7 End Date

McKinney Falls State Park | Texas Outdoor Family | Austin Area | (Open)

McKinney Falls State Park
Join us for a fun-filled weekend designed to help your family discover the joys of camping and Texas State Parks. All camping gear and equipment required for an overnight stay at the park are included with each reservation! Click for a list of activities offered and specific information for this workshop.
May 7 End Date

Ray Roberts Lake State Park- Isle du Bois Unit | Texas Outdoor Family | Dallas Area | (Open)

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Isle Du Bois Unit
Join us for a fun-filled weekend designed to help your family discover the joys of camping and Texas State Parks. All camping gear and equipment required for an overnight stay at the park are included with each reservation! Click for a list of activities offered and specific information for this workshop.
May 7 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
May 7 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour -1PM

Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Come out to see the largest formations in Texas. Guides will explain the cave life, formations, and history of Kickapoo Cavern.
May 8 End Date

Run for Wellness FREE 5K Series

San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site
Free Fun Run for Wellness
May 8 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
May 8 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
May 8 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
May 8 End Date

Mother Nature Day Hike

Meridian State Park
Celebrate the outdoors!
May 9 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
May 10 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
May 11 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
May 12 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
May 13 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
May 13 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
May 13 End Date

Butterfly and Dragonfly Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a ranger-led hike through the park noting these beautiful insects, some found nowhere else but in South Texas.
May 14 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
May 14 End Date

Harley's Angels 5k Walk/Run

San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site
Walk/Run for a cure to Breast Cancer.
May 14 End Date

Birding Trail Walk

Davis Mountains State Park
Meet at the Davis Mountains State Park HQ building, and follow a ranger to an easy trail where we will find out which birds are making the park their home or are stopping in for a quick meal. Bring binoculars and water, and a field guide if you have one.
May 14 End Date

Blazing New Trails - 20th Birthday Celebration

Lake Brownwood State Park
Come celebrate 20 years of the Buffalo Soldiers and Texas Parks and Wildlife. Free fun and activities for the entire family.
May 14 End Date

Go Fish! Learn to Fish Event

Cedar Hill State Park
Youth and adults can learn the basics of fishing.
May 14 End Date

Huntsville State Park | Texas Outdoor Family | Houston Area | Open

Huntsville State Park
Join us for a fun-filled weekend designed to help your family discover the joys of camping and Texas State Parks. All camping gear and equipment required for an overnight stay at the park are included with each reservation! Click for a list of activities offered and specific information for this workshop.
May 14 End Date

Go Fish! Learn to Fish Event

Eisenhower State Park
Youth and adults can learn the basics of fishing.
May 14 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
May 14 End Date

Geocaching 101

Galveston Island State Park
High-Tech Treasure Hunting Workshop
May 14 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour -1PM

Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Come out to see the largest formations in Texas. Guides will explain the cave life, formations, and history of Kickapoo Cavern.
May 15 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
May 15 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
May 15 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
May 16 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
May 17 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
May 18 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
May 19 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
May 20 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
May 20 End Date

Toyota Texas Bass Classic

Frisco, TX - Toyota Stadium
Celebrate the 10th anniversary of this world-class fishing competition and three-day festival! Fans can expect a star-studded lineup of country music concerts and numerous outdoor family activities — all held in addition to the fishing action at Lake Ray Roberts.
May 20 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
May 20 End Date

Butterfly and Dragonfly Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a ranger-led hike through the park noting these beautiful insects, some found nowhere else but in South Texas.
May 21 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
May 21 End Date

Hueco Tanks Birding Hike

Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site is visited by over 200+ different species of birds throughout the year, and this is your chance to see some of them! Whether you are a birder or just curious how to tell one bird from the other, this tour is for you.
May 21 End Date
May 21 End Date

Birding Trail Walk

Davis Mountains State Park
Meet at the Davis Mountains State Park HQ building, and follow a ranger to an easy trail where we will find out which birds are making the park their home or are stopping in for a quick meal. Bring binoculars and water, and a field guide if you have one.
May 21 End Date

Go Fish! Learn to Fish Event

Galveston Island State Park
Youth and adults can learn the basics of fishing.
May 21 End Date

Go Fish! Learn to Fish Event

McKinney Falls State Park
Youth and adults can learn the basics of fishing.
May 21 End Date

Fort Lancaster SHS Western Frontier Days

Sheffield, TX - Fort Lancaster State Historic Site
Buffalo Soldiers, Grand Opening, Frontier Army, Living History
May 21 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
May 21 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour -1PM

Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Come out to see the largest formations in Texas. Guides will explain the cave life, formations, and history of Kickapoo Cavern.
May 22 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
May 22 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
May 22 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
May 23 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
May 24 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
May 25 End Date

Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission Meeting

The Commission will conduct a public hearing to receive input from our partners, stakeholders and constituents concerning any issues relating to Department policies, goals, programs, and responsibilities.
May 25 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
May 26 End Date

Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission Meeting

The Commission will conduct a public hearing to receive input from our partners, stakeholders and constituents concerning any issues relating to Department policies, goals, programs, and responsibilities.
May 26 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
May 27 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
May 27 End Date

Memorial Day

Government Canyon State Natural Area
Camping will be available the nights of May 27-29
May 27 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
May 27 End Date

Butterfly and Dragonfly Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a ranger-led hike through the park noting these beautiful insects, some found nowhere else but in South Texas.
May 28 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
May 28 End Date

Birding Trail Walk

Davis Mountains State Park
Meet at the Davis Mountains State Park HQ building, and follow a ranger to an easy trail where we will find out which birds are making the park their home or are stopping in for a quick meal. Bring binoculars and water, and a field guide if you have one.
May 28 End Date

East Texas Black Pot Cookers

Martin Creek Lake State Park
Learn about cast iron Dutch oven cooking.
May 28 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
May 28 End Date

Food from the Farm

Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
May 28 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour -1PM

Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Come out to see the largest formations in Texas. Guides will explain the cave life, formations, and history of Kickapoo Cavern.
May 29 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
May 29 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
May 29 End Date

Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the months of September through end of May, tour is offered at 10 am and then 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday. For June, July and August, tour is only offered once at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday. NO TOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY

June 2016

Jun 1 End Date

Junior Ranger Explorer Packs

Pedernales Falls State Park
Stop at the park office and check out a Junior Ranger Explorer Pack for your day at the park!
Jun 2 End Date

Annual Archery Clinic at LBJ State Park

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Want to learn or improve your Archery skills? There will be a free Archery clinic every Thursday in June and July at LBJ State Park Baseball field. Archery Equipment will be provided by the Park to use for this clinic.
Jun 3 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Jun 3 End Date

Butterfly and Dragonfly Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a ranger-led hike through the park noting these beautiful insects, some found nowhere else but in South Texas.
Jun 3 End Date

Lake Mineral Wells State Park | Two Night Event! | Texas Outdoor Family | Ft Worth Area | (Open)

Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway
Join us for a fun-filled weekend designed to help your family discover the joys of camping and Texas State Parks. All camping gear and equipment required for an overnight stay at the park are included with each reservation! Click for a list of activities offered and specific information for this workshop.
Jun 4 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Jun 4 End Date

Birding Trail Walk

Davis Mountains State Park
Meet at the Davis Mountains State Park HQ building, and follow a ranger to an easy trail where we will find out which birds are making the park their home or are stopping in for a quick meal. Bring binoculars and water, and a field guide if you have one.
Jun 4 End Date

Project WILD Workshop

Dallas, TX - Dallas Zoo
Learn to share conservation with children: Professional Development for anyone who works with children
Jun 4 End Date

National Fishing Day

Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
Kick off summer with free hot dogs and soft drinks, games and fishing!
Jun 4 End Date

Annual Fishing Day at LBJ State Park

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
This event is a fishing clinic for children and families. After fishing on the Pedernales River there will be a short clinic for all the participants. It is hosted through a partnership by LBJ State Park & Historic Site and Wal-Mart. (No pets allowed)
Jun 4 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour -1PM

Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Come out to see the largest formations in Texas. Guides will explain the cave life, formations, and history of Kickapoo Cavern.
Jun 4 End Date

StarWalk

Copper Breaks State Park
In its 21st year, the StarWalk is a naked eye tour of the night sky over Copper Breaks State Park followed by a closer look through telescopes and binoculars. Copper Breaks is an International Dark Sky Park. The June StarWalk begins around 8:30 p.m.. Sun Fun, solar observing, is at 5:00 p.m.
Jun 5 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Jun 5 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
Jun 9 End Date

Annual Archery Clinic at LBJ State Park

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Want to learn or improve your Archery skills? There will be a free Archery clinic every Thursday in June and July at LBJ State Park Baseball field. Archery Equipment will be provided by the Park to use for this clinic.
Jun 10 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Jun 10 End Date

Blanco State Park | Two Night Event! | Texas Outdoor Family | San Antonio Area | (Open)

Blanco State Park
Join us for a fun-filled weekend designed to help your family discover the joys of camping and Texas State Parks. All camping gear and equipment required for an overnight stay at the park are included with each reservation! Click for a list of activities offered and specific information for this workshop.
Jun 11 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Jun 11 End Date

Birding Trail Walk

Davis Mountains State Park
Meet at the Davis Mountains State Park HQ building, and follow a ranger to an easy trail where we will find out which birds are making the park their home or are stopping in for a quick meal. Bring binoculars and water, and a field guide if you have one.
Jun 11 End Date

Go Fish! Learn to Fish Event

Eisenhower State Park
Youth and adults can learn the basics of fishing.
Jun 11 End Date

Go Fish! Learn to Fish Event

Buescher State Park
Youth and adults can learn the basics of fishing.
Jun 11 End Date

Geocaching 101

Galveston Island State Park
High-Tech Treasure Hunting Workshop
Jun 11 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour -1PM

Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Come out to see the largest formations in Texas. Guides will explain the cave life, formations, and history of Kickapoo Cavern.
Jun 12 End Date

Run for Wellness FREE 5K Series

San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site
Free Fun Run for Wellness
Jun 12 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Jun 12 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
Jun 16 End Date

Project WILD Facilitator Training

San Antonio, TX - Hardberger Park
Training to conduct the Suite of WILD workshops - prerequisite required
Jun 16 End Date

Annual Archery Clinic at LBJ State Park

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Want to learn or improve your Archery skills? There will be a free Archery clinic every Thursday in June and July at LBJ State Park Baseball field. Archery Equipment will be provided by the Park to use for this clinic.
Jun 17 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Jun 18 End Date

Gator Bait Race

Huntsville State Park
High traffic on trails for this race.
Jun 18 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Jun 18 End Date

Hueco Tanks Birding Hike

Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site is visited by over 200+ different species of birds throughout the year, and this is your chance to see some of them! Whether you are a birder or just curious how to tell one bird from the other, this tour is for you.
Jun 18 End Date
Jun 18 End Date

Birding Trail Walk

Davis Mountains State Park
Meet at the Davis Mountains State Park HQ building, and follow a ranger to an easy trail where we will find out which birds are making the park their home or are stopping in for a quick meal. Bring binoculars and water, and a field guide if you have one.
Jun 18 End Date

Growing Up WILD Facilitator Training

San Antonio, TX - Hardberger Park
Training to conduct Growing Up WILD Workshops - prerequisite required
Jun 18 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour -1PM

Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Come out to see the largest formations in Texas. Guides will explain the cave life, formations, and history of Kickapoo Cavern.
Jun 19 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Jun 19 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
Jun 19 End Date

Father's Day Fishing Tournament

Meridian State Park
Hook, Line & Sinker!
Jun 23 End Date

Annual Archery Clinic at LBJ State Park

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Want to learn or improve your Archery skills? There will be a free Archery clinic every Thursday in June and July at LBJ State Park Baseball field. Archery Equipment will be provided by the Park to use for this clinic.
Jun 24 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Jun 25 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Jun 25 End Date

Birding Trail Walk

Davis Mountains State Park
Meet at the Davis Mountains State Park HQ building, and follow a ranger to an easy trail where we will find out which birds are making the park their home or are stopping in for a quick meal. Bring binoculars and water, and a field guide if you have one.
Jun 25 End Date

East Texas Black Pot Cookers

Martin Creek Lake State Park
Learn about cast iron Dutch oven cooking.
Jun 25 End Date

Texas Last Frontier Heritage Celebration

Morton , TX - Cochran County Park
Buffalo Soldiers Celebration, bike ride, Family activities, Living History, Food Vendors
Jun 25 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour -1PM

Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Come out to see the largest formations in Texas. Guides will explain the cave life, formations, and history of Kickapoo Cavern.
Jun 26 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Jun 26 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
Jun 26 End Date

National Fishing Day

Meridian State Park
Hook, Line & Sinker!
Jun 30 End Date

Annual Archery Clinic at LBJ State Park

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Want to learn or improve your Archery skills? There will be a free Archery clinic every Thursday in June and July at LBJ State Park Baseball field. Archery Equipment will be provided by the Park to use for this clinic.

July 2016

Jul 1 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Jul 1 End Date

Junior Ranger Explorer Packs

Pedernales Falls State Park
Stop at the park office and check out a Junior Ranger Explorer Pack for your day at the park!
Jul 2 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Jul 2 End Date

Birding Trail Walk

Davis Mountains State Park
Meet at the Davis Mountains State Park HQ building, and follow a ranger to an easy trail where we will find out which birds are making the park their home or are stopping in for a quick meal. Bring binoculars and water, and a field guide if you have one.
Jul 2 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour -1PM

Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Come out to see the largest formations in Texas. Guides will explain the cave life, formations, and history of Kickapoo Cavern.
Jul 2 End Date

StarWalk

Copper Breaks State Park
The StarWalk starts with a naked eye tour of the night sky over Copper Breaks State Park followed by a closer look through telescopes and binoculars. Copper Breaks is an International Dark Sky Park. Sun Fun, solar observing, 5:00 p.m. StarWalk 8:30 p.m.
Jul 3 End Date

Junior Ranger Program

Mission Tejas State Park
Calling all kids, Mission Tejas SP and nature needs your help! Are you up for the challenge?
Jul 3 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
Jul 4 End Date

Fireworks at the Fishery

Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
One of the biggest fireworks display in East Texas will light up the skies over TFFC and adjacent Lake Athens. Gates open at 5:00pm. Free admission and free fishing until 8:30pm.
Jul 7 End Date

Annual Archery Clinic at LBJ State Park

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Want to learn or improve your Archery skills? There will be a free Archery clinic every Thursday in June and July at LBJ State Park Baseball field. Archery Equipment will be provided by the Park to use for this clinic.
Jul 8 End Date

Enchanted "Rock Star" Party

We're Back with a Star Party. Come join Enchanted Rock Staff and members of the Hill Country Astronomers for a night of Stargazing.
Jul 9 End Date

Birding Trail Walk

Davis Mountains State Park
Meet at the Davis Mountains State Park HQ building, and follow a ranger to an easy trail where we will find out which birds are making the park their home or are stopping in for a quick meal. Bring binoculars and water, and a field guide if you have one.
Jul 9 End Date

Geocaching 101

Galveston Island State Park
High-Tech Treasure Hunting Workshop
Jul 9 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour -1PM

Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Come out to see the largest formations in Texas. Guides will explain the cave life, formations, and history of Kickapoo Cavern.
Jul 10 End Date

Run for Wellness FREE 5K Series

San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site
Free Fun Run for Wellness
Jul 10 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
Jul 14 End Date

Annual Archery Clinic at LBJ State Park

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Want to learn or improve your Archery skills? There will be a free Archery clinic every Thursday in June and July at LBJ State Park Baseball field. Archery Equipment will be provided by the Park to use for this clinic.
Jul 15 End Date

Project WILD Facilitator Training

Seagoville, TX - John Bunker Sands Wetland Center
Training to conduct the Suite of WILD workshops - prerequisite required
Jul 16 End Date

Hueco Tanks Birding Hike

Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site is visited by over 200+ different species of birds throughout the year, and this is your chance to see some of them! Whether you are a birder or just curious how to tell one bird from the other, this tour is for you.
Jul 16 End Date

Birding Trail Walk

Davis Mountains State Park
Meet at the Davis Mountains State Park HQ building, and follow a ranger to an easy trail where we will find out which birds are making the park their home or are stopping in for a quick meal. Bring binoculars and water, and a field guide if you have one.
Jul 16 End Date

Go Fish! Learn to Fish Event

Buescher State Park
Youth and adults can learn the basics of fishing.
Jul 16 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour -1PM

Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Come out to see the largest formations in Texas. Guides will explain the cave life, formations, and history of Kickapoo Cavern.
Jul 17 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
Jul 21 End Date

Annual Archery Clinic at LBJ State Park

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Want to learn or improve your Archery skills? There will be a free Archery clinic every Thursday in June and July at LBJ State Park Baseball field. Archery Equipment will be provided by the Park to use for this clinic.
Jul 23 End Date

Birding Trail Walk

Davis Mountains State Park
Meet at the Davis Mountains State Park HQ building, and follow a ranger to an easy trail where we will find out which birds are making the park their home or are stopping in for a quick meal. Bring binoculars and water, and a field guide if you have one.
Jul 23 End Date

East Texas Black Pot Cookers

Martin Creek Lake State Park
Learn about cast iron Dutch oven cooking.
Jul 23 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour -1PM

Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Come out to see the largest formations in Texas. Guides will explain the cave life, formations, and history of Kickapoo Cavern.
Jul 24 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
Jul 26 End Date

Project WILD Facilitator Training

Junction, TX - Texas Tech - Junction Outdoor School
Training to conduct the Suite of WILD workshops - prerequisite required
Jul 28 End Date

Annual Archery Clinic at LBJ State Park

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Want to learn or improve your Archery skills? There will be a free Archery clinic every Thursday in June and July at LBJ State Park Baseball field. Archery Equipment will be provided by the Park to use for this clinic.
Jul 30 End Date

Birding Trail Walk

Davis Mountains State Park
Meet at the Davis Mountains State Park HQ building, and follow a ranger to an easy trail where we will find out which birds are making the park their home or are stopping in for a quick meal. Bring binoculars and water, and a field guide if you have one.
Jul 30 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour -1PM

Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Come out to see the largest formations in Texas. Guides will explain the cave life, formations, and history of Kickapoo Cavern.
Jul 31 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!

August 2016

Aug 6 End Date

Birding Trail Walk

Davis Mountains State Park
Meet at the Davis Mountains State Park HQ building, and follow a ranger to an easy trail where we will find out which birds are making the park their home or are stopping in for a quick meal. Bring binoculars and water, and a field guide if you have one.
Aug 6 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour -1PM

Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Come out to see the largest formations in Texas. Guides will explain the cave life, formations, and history of Kickapoo Cavern.
Aug 6 End Date

StarWalk

Copper Breaks State Park
In its 21st year, the StarWalk is a naked eye tour of the night sky over Copper Breaks State Park followed by a closer look through telescopes and binoculars. Sun Fun, solar observing, is at 5:00 p.m. and the StarWalk starts 8:15 p.m. Copper Breaks State Park is an International Dark Sky Park
Aug 7 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
Aug 13 End Date

Birding Trail Walk

Davis Mountains State Park
Meet at the Davis Mountains State Park HQ building, and follow a ranger to an easy trail where we will find out which birds are making the park their home or are stopping in for a quick meal. Bring binoculars and water, and a field guide if you have one.
Aug 13 End Date

Geocaching 101

Galveston Island State Park
High-Tech Treasure Hunting Workshop
Aug 13 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour -1PM

Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Come out to see the largest formations in Texas. Guides will explain the cave life, formations, and history of Kickapoo Cavern.
Aug 14 End Date

Run for Wellness FREE 5K Series

San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site
Free Fun Run for Wellness
Aug 14 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
Aug 20 End Date

Hueco Tanks Birding Hike

Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site is visited by over 200+ different species of birds throughout the year, and this is your chance to see some of them! Whether you are a birder or just curious how to tell one bird from the other, this tour is for you.
Aug 20 End Date

Birding Trail Walk

Davis Mountains State Park
Meet at the Davis Mountains State Park HQ building, and follow a ranger to an easy trail where we will find out which birds are making the park their home or are stopping in for a quick meal. Bring binoculars and water, and a field guide if you have one.
Aug 20 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour -1PM

Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Come out to see the largest formations in Texas. Guides will explain the cave life, formations, and history of Kickapoo Cavern.
Aug 21 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
Aug 24 End Date

Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission Meeting

The Commission will conduct a public hearing to receive input from our partners, stakeholders and constituents concerning any issues relating to Department policies, goals, programs, and responsibilities.
Aug 25 End Date

Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission Meeting

The Commission will conduct a public hearing to receive input from our partners, stakeholders and constituents concerning any issues relating to Department policies, goals, programs, and responsibilities.
Aug 27 End Date

Birding Trail Walk

Davis Mountains State Park
Meet at the Davis Mountains State Park HQ building, and follow a ranger to an easy trail where we will find out which birds are making the park their home or are stopping in for a quick meal. Bring binoculars and water, and a field guide if you have one.
Aug 27 End Date

East Texas Black Pot Cookers

Martin Creek Lake State Park
Learn about cast iron Dutch oven cooking.
Aug 27 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour -1PM

Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Come out to see the largest formations in Texas. Guides will explain the cave life, formations, and history of Kickapoo Cavern.
Aug 28 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!

September 2016

Sep 2 End Date

Enchanted "Rock Star" Party

We're Back with a Star Party. Come join Enchanted Rock Staff and members of the Hill Country Astronomers for a night of Stargazing.
Sep 3 End Date

Birding Trail Walk

Davis Mountains State Park
Meet at the Davis Mountains State Park HQ building, and follow a ranger to an easy trail where we will find out which birds are making the park their home or are stopping in for a quick meal. Bring binoculars and water, and a field guide if you have one.
Sep 3 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour -1PM

Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Come out to see the largest formations in Texas. Guides will explain the cave life, formations, and history of Kickapoo Cavern.
Sep 3 End Date

StarWalk

Copper Breaks State Park
In its 21st year, the StarWalk is a naked eye tour of the night sky over Copper Breaks State Park followed by a closer look through telescopes and binoculars. Copper Breaks is an International Dark Sky Park. StarWalk is at 7:30. Sun Fun, solar observing, is at 5:00 p.m.
Sep 4 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
Sep 9 End Date

Inks Lake State Park | Two Night Event! | Texas Outdoor Family | Austin Area | (Open)

Inks Lake State Park
Join us for a fun-filled weekend designed to help your family discover the joys of camping and Texas State Parks. All camping gear and equipment required for an overnight stay at the park are included with each reservation! Click for a list of activities offered and specific information for this workshop.
Sep 10 End Date

Huntsville State Park | Texas Outdoor Family | Houston Area | Open

Huntsville State Park
Join us for a fun-filled weekend designed to help your family discover the joys of camping and Texas State Parks. All camping gear and equipment required for an overnight stay at the park are included with each reservation! Click for a list of activities offered and specific information for this workshop.
Sep 10 End Date

Geocaching 101

Galveston Island State Park
High-Tech Treasure Hunting Workshop
Sep 10 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour -1PM

Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Come out to see the largest formations in Texas. Guides will explain the cave life, formations, and history of Kickapoo Cavern.
Sep 11 End Date

Run for Wellness FREE 5K Series

San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site
Free Fun Run for Wellness
Sep 11 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
Sep 17 End Date

Hueco Tanks Birding Hike

Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site is visited by over 200+ different species of birds throughout the year, and this is your chance to see some of them! Whether you are a birder or just curious how to tell one bird from the other, this tour is for you.
Sep 17 End Date

Go Fish! Learn to FLY Fish Event - Texoma on the Fly

Eisenhower State Park
Youth and adults can learn the basics of fly fishing.
Sep 17 End Date

Go Fish! Learn to Fish Event

Galveston Island State Park
Youth and adults can learn the basics of fishing.
Sep 17 End Date

Aquatic WILD Workshop

Plano, TX - Plano Environmental Education Center
Learn to share conservation with children: Professional Development for anyone who works with children
Sep 17 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour -1PM

Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Come out to see the largest formations in Texas. Guides will explain the cave life, formations, and history of Kickapoo Cavern.
Sep 18 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
Sep 24 End Date

Birding Trail Walk

Davis Mountains State Park
Meet at the Davis Mountains State Park HQ building, and follow a ranger to an easy trail where we will find out which birds are making the park their home or are stopping in for a quick meal. Bring binoculars and water, and a field guide if you have one.
Sep 24 End Date

East Texas Black Pot Cookers

Martin Creek Lake State Park
Learn about cast iron Dutch oven cooking.
Sep 24 End Date

Outdoor EXPO and Bluegill Family Fishing Tournament

Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
Learn a variety of outdoor skills and engage in activities such as archery, fishing and kayaking. Plus, participate in our Bluegill Family Fishing Tournament to win some great prizes!
Sep 24 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour -1PM

Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Come out to see the largest formations in Texas. Guides will explain the cave life, formations, and history of Kickapoo Cavern.
Sep 24 End Date

National Public Lands Day - Volunteer

Meridian State Park
Join us for a fun afternoon as we take 2.5-mile hike on Bosque Hiking Trail to clean up litter and enjoy nature
Sep 25 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!

October 2016

Oct 1 End Date

Birding Trail Walk

Davis Mountains State Park
Meet at the Davis Mountains State Park HQ building, and follow a ranger to an easy trail where we will find out which birds are making the park their home or are stopping in for a quick meal. Bring binoculars and water, and a field guide if you have one.
Oct 1 End Date

Go Fish! Learn to Fish Event

McKinney Falls State Park
Youth and adults can learn the basics of fishing.
Oct 1 End Date

Go Fish! Learn to Fish Event

Cedar Hill State Park
Youth and adults can learn the basics of fishing.
Oct 1 End Date

Meridian State Park Open House

Meridian State Park
Fun-filled family activities!
Oct 1 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour -1PM

Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Come out to see the largest formations in Texas. Guides will explain the cave life, formations, and history of Kickapoo Cavern.
Oct 1 End Date

StarWalk

Copper Breaks State Park
The StarWalk is a naked eye tour of the night sky over Copper Breaks State Park followed by a closer look through telescopes and binoculars. Copper Breaks is an International Dark Sky Park. Sun Fun, solar observing is at 5:00 p.m. The StarWalk is at 7:00 p.m.
Oct 2 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
Oct 8 End Date

Birding Trail Walk

Davis Mountains State Park
Meet at the Davis Mountains State Park HQ building, and follow a ranger to an easy trail where we will find out which birds are making the park their home or are stopping in for a quick meal. Bring binoculars and water, and a field guide if you have one.
Oct 8 End Date

Go Fish! Learn to Fish Event

Buescher State Park
Youth and adults can learn the basics of fishing.
Oct 8 End Date

Brazos Bend State Park | Texas Outdoor Family | Houston Area | Open

Brazos Bend State Park
Join us for a fun-filled weekend designed to help your family discover the joys of camping and Texas State Parks. All camping gear and equipment required for an overnight stay at the park are included with each reservation! Click for a list of activities offered and specific information for this workshop.
Oct 8 End Date

Geocaching 101

Galveston Island State Park
High-Tech Treasure Hunting Workshop
Oct 8 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour -1PM

Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Come out to see the largest formations in Texas. Guides will explain the cave life, formations, and history of Kickapoo Cavern.
Oct 9 End Date

Run for Wellness FREE 5K Series

San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site
Free Fun Run for Wellness
Oct 9 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
Oct 15 End Date

Annual Interpretive Fair (First Day)

Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Come on out to Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site's Annual Interpretive Fair weekend!
Oct 15 End Date

Hueco Tanks Birding Hike

Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site is visited by over 200+ different species of birds throughout the year, and this is your chance to see some of them! Whether you are a birder or just curious how to tell one bird from the other, this tour is for you.
Oct 15 End Date

Birding Trail Walk

Davis Mountains State Park
Meet at the Davis Mountains State Park HQ building, and follow a ranger to an easy trail where we will find out which birds are making the park their home or are stopping in for a quick meal. Bring binoculars and water, and a field guide if you have one.
Oct 15 End Date

Go Fish! Learn to Fish Event

Galveston Island State Park
Youth and adults can learn the basics of fishing.
Oct 15 End Date

Bastrop State Park | Texas Outdoor Family | Austin Area | (Open)

Bastrop State Park
Join us for a fun-filled weekend designed to help your family discover the joys of camping and Texas State Parks. All camping gear and equipment required for an overnight stay at the park are included with each reservation! Click for a list of activities offered and specific information for this workshop.
Oct 15 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour -1PM

Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Come out to see the largest formations in Texas. Guides will explain the cave life, formations, and history of Kickapoo Cavern.
Oct 16 End Date

Annual Interpretive Fair (Second Day)

Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Come on out to Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site’s Annual Interpretive Fair Weekend!
Oct 16 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
Oct 22 End Date

Birding Trail Walk

Davis Mountains State Park
Meet at the Davis Mountains State Park HQ building, and follow a ranger to an easy trail where we will find out which birds are making the park their home or are stopping in for a quick meal. Bring binoculars and water, and a field guide if you have one.
Oct 22 End Date

East Texas Black Pot Cookers

Martin Creek Lake State Park
Learn about cast iron Dutch oven cooking.
Oct 22 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour -1PM

Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Come out to see the largest formations in Texas. Guides will explain the cave life, formations, and history of Kickapoo Cavern.
Oct 23 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
Oct 27 End Date

Halloween at the Hatchery

Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
Local businesses and organizations will hand out free candy, and the center will be decorated throughout with a Halloween theme.
Oct 29 End Date

Birding Trail Walk

Davis Mountains State Park
Meet at the Davis Mountains State Park HQ building, and follow a ranger to an easy trail where we will find out which birds are making the park their home or are stopping in for a quick meal. Bring binoculars and water, and a field guide if you have one.
Oct 29 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour -1PM

Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Come out to see the largest formations in Texas. Guides will explain the cave life, formations, and history of Kickapoo Cavern.
Oct 30 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!

November 2016

Nov 5 End Date

Stephen F. Austin State Park | Texas Outdoor Family | Houston Area | Open

Stephen F. Austin State Park
Join us for a fun filled weekend designed to help your family discover the joys of camping and Texas State Parks. All camping gear and equipment required for an overnight stay at the park is included with each reservation! Click for a list of activities offered and specific information for this workshop.
Nov 5 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour -1PM

Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Come out to see the largest formations in Texas. Guides will explain the cave life, formations, and history of Kickapoo Cavern.
Nov 6 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
Nov 12 End Date

Birding Trail Walk

Davis Mountains State Park
Meet at the Davis Mountains State Park HQ building, and follow a ranger to an easy trail where we will find out which birds are making the park their home or are stopping in for a quick meal. Bring binoculars and water, and a field guide if you have one.
Nov 12 End Date

Go Fish! Learn to Fish Event

Cedar Hill State Park
Youth and adults can learn the basics of fishing.
Nov 12 End Date

Geocaching 101

Galveston Island State Park
High-Tech Treasure Hunting Workshop
Nov 12 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour -1PM

Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Come out to see the largest formations in Texas. Guides will explain the cave life, formations, and history of Kickapoo Cavern.
Nov 13 End Date

Run for Wellness FREE 5K Series

San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site
Free Fun Run for Wellness
Nov 13 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
Nov 19 End Date

Hueco Tanks Birding Hike

Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site is visited by over 200+ different species of birds throughout the year, and this is your chance to see some of them! Whether you are a birder or just curious how to tell one bird from the other, this tour is for you.
Nov 19 End Date

Birding Trail Walk

Davis Mountains State Park
Meet at the Davis Mountains State Park HQ building, and follow a ranger to an easy trail where we will find out which birds are making the park their home or are stopping in for a quick meal. Bring binoculars and water, and a field guide if you have one.
Nov 19 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour -1PM

Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Come out to see the largest formations in Texas. Guides will explain the cave life, formations, and history of Kickapoo Cavern.
Nov 20 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
Nov 26 End Date

Birding Trail Walk

Davis Mountains State Park
Meet at the Davis Mountains State Park HQ building, and follow a ranger to an easy trail where we will find out which birds are making the park their home or are stopping in for a quick meal. Bring binoculars and water, and a field guide if you have one.
Nov 26 End Date

East Texas Black Pot Cookers

Martin Creek Lake State Park
Learn about cast iron Dutch oven cooking.
Nov 26 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour -1PM

Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Come out to see the largest formations in Texas. Guides will explain the cave life, formations, and history of Kickapoo Cavern.
Nov 27 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!

December 2016

Dec 4 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
Dec 10 End Date

Geocaching 101

Galveston Island State Park
High-Tech Treasure Hunting Workshop
Dec 11 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
Dec 17 End Date

Hueco Tanks Birding Hike

Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site is visited by over 200+ different species of birds throughout the year, and this is your chance to see some of them! Whether you are a birder or just curious how to tell one bird from the other, this tour is for you.
Dec 18 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
Dec 24 End Date

East Texas Black Pot Cookers

Martin Creek Lake State Park
Learn about cast iron Dutch oven cooking.
Dec 25 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!

January 2017

Jan 1 End Date

First Day Hike (Near Wichita Falls)

Lake Arrowhead State Park
Join us for a First Day Hike and learn about the great outdoors with Texas Master Naturalists.
Jan 1 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
Jan 1 End Date

Hueco First Day Hikes

Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
As a new year rolls in, it is time for the Annual First Day Hikes! This year Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site will be offering four hikes on January 1st with varying difficulties for all ages.
Jan 8 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
Jan 14 End Date

Geocaching 101

Galveston Island State Park
High-Tech Treasure Hunting Workshop
Jan 15 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
Jan 21 End Date

Hueco Tanks Birding Hike

Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site is visited by over 200+ different species of birds throughout the year, and this is your chance to see some of them! Whether you are a birder or just curious how to tell one bird from the other, this tour is for you.
Jan 22 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
Jan 29 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!

February 2017

Feb 5 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
Feb 12 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
Feb 18 End Date

Hueco Tanks Birding Hike

Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site is visited by over 200+ different species of birds throughout the year, and this is your chance to see some of them! Whether you are a birder or just curious how to tell one bird from the other, this tour is for you.
Feb 19 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
Feb 26 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!

March 2017

Mar 5 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
Mar 12 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!
Mar 18 End Date

Hueco Tanks Birding Hike

Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site is visited by over 200+ different species of birds throughout the year, and this is your chance to see some of them! Whether you are a birder or just curious how to tell one bird from the other, this tour is for you.
Mar 19 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger !

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters any day and pick up your Junior Ranger Activity Journal. You can learn and earn your official badge here!

April 2017

Apr 15 End Date

Hueco Tanks Birding Hike

Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site is visited by over 200+ different species of birds throughout the year, and this is your chance to see some of them! Whether you are a birder or just curious how to tell one bird from the other, this tour is for you.

May 2017

May 20 End Date

Hueco Tanks Birding Hike

Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site is visited by over 200+ different species of birds throughout the year, and this is your chance to see some of them! Whether you are a birder or just curious how to tell one bird from the other, this tour is for you.

June 2017

Jun 17 End Date

Hueco Tanks Birding Hike

Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site is visited by over 200+ different species of birds throughout the year, and this is your chance to see some of them! Whether you are a birder or just curious how to tell one bird from the other, this tour is for you.

July 2017

Jul 15 End Date

Hueco Tanks Birding Hike

Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site is visited by over 200+ different species of birds throughout the year, and this is your chance to see some of them! Whether you are a birder or just curious how to tell one bird from the other, this tour is for you.

August 2017

Aug 19 End Date

Hueco Tanks Birding Hike

Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site is visited by over 200+ different species of birds throughout the year, and this is your chance to see some of them! Whether you are a birder or just curious how to tell one bird from the other, this tour is for you.

September 2017

Sep 16 End Date

Hueco Tanks Birding Hike

Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site is visited by over 200+ different species of birds throughout the year, and this is your chance to see some of them! Whether you are a birder or just curious how to tell one bird from the other, this tour is for you.

October 2017

Oct 21 End Date

Hueco Tanks Birding Hike

Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site is visited by over 200+ different species of birds throughout the year, and this is your chance to see some of them! Whether you are a birder or just curious how to tell one bird from the other, this tour is for you.

November 2017

Nov 18 End Date

Hueco Tanks Birding Hike

Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site is visited by over 200+ different species of birds throughout the year, and this is your chance to see some of them! Whether you are a birder or just curious how to tell one bird from the other, this tour is for you.

December 2017

Dec 16 End Date

Hueco Tanks Birding Hike

Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site is visited by over 200+ different species of birds throughout the year, and this is your chance to see some of them! Whether you are a birder or just curious how to tell one bird from the other, this tour is for you.

January 2018

Jan 1 End Date

Hueco First Day Hikes

Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
As a new year rolls in, it is time for the Annual First Day Hikes! This year Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site will be offering four hikes on January 1st with varying difficulties for all ages.
Jan 20 End Date

Hueco Tanks Birding Hike

Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site is visited by over 200+ different species of birds throughout the year, and this is your chance to see some of them! Whether you are a birder or just curious how to tell one bird from the other, this tour is for you.

February 2018

Feb 17 End Date

Hueco Tanks Birding Hike

Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site is visited by over 200+ different species of birds throughout the year, and this is your chance to see some of them! Whether you are a birder or just curious how to tell one bird from the other, this tour is for you.

March 2018

Mar 17 End Date

Hueco Tanks Birding Hike

Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site is visited by over 200+ different species of birds throughout the year, and this is your chance to see some of them! Whether you are a birder or just curious how to tell one bird from the other, this tour is for you.

April 2018

Apr 21 End Date

Hueco Tanks Birding Hike

Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site is visited by over 200+ different species of birds throughout the year, and this is your chance to see some of them! Whether you are a birder or just curious how to tell one bird from the other, this tour is for you.

May 2018

May 19 End Date

Hueco Tanks Birding Hike

Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site is visited by over 200+ different species of birds throughout the year, and this is your chance to see some of them! Whether you are a birder or just curious how to tell one bird from the other, this tour is for you.

June 2018

Jun 16 End Date

Hueco Tanks Birding Hike

Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site is visited by over 200+ different species of birds throughout the year, and this is your chance to see some of them! Whether you are a birder or just curious how to tell one bird from the other, this tour is for you.

July 2018

Jul 21 End Date

Hueco Tanks Birding Hike

Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site is visited by over 200+ different species of birds throughout the year, and this is your chance to see some of them! Whether you are a birder or just curious how to tell one bird from the other, this tour is for you.

August 2018

Aug 18 End Date

Hueco Tanks Birding Hike

Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site is visited by over 200+ different species of birds throughout the year, and this is your chance to see some of them! Whether you are a birder or just curious how to tell one bird from the other, this tour is for you.

September 2018

Sep 15 End Date

Hueco Tanks Birding Hike

Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site is visited by over 200+ different species of birds throughout the year, and this is your chance to see some of them! Whether you are a birder or just curious how to tell one bird from the other, this tour is for you.

October 2018

Oct 20 End Date

Hueco Tanks Birding Hike

Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site is visited by over 200+ different species of birds throughout the year, and this is your chance to see some of them! Whether you are a birder or just curious how to tell one bird from the other, this tour is for you.

November 2018

Nov 17 End Date

Hueco Tanks Birding Hike

Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site is visited by over 200+ different species of birds throughout the year, and this is your chance to see some of them! Whether you are a birder or just curious how to tell one bird from the other, this tour is for you.

December 2018

Dec 15 End Date

Hueco Tanks Birding Hike

Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site is visited by over 200+ different species of birds throughout the year, and this is your chance to see some of them! Whether you are a birder or just curious how to tell one bird from the other, this tour is for you.

January 2019

Jan 1 End Date

Hueco First Day Hikes

Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
As a new year rolls in, it is time for the Annual First Day Hikes! This year Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site will be offering four hikes on January 1st with varying difficulties for all ages.
Jan 19 End Date

Hueco Tanks Birding Hike

Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site is visited by over 200+ different species of birds throughout the year, and this is your chance to see some of them! Whether you are a birder or just curious how to tell one bird from the other, this tour is for you.

February 2019

Feb 16 End Date

Hueco Tanks Birding Hike

Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site is visited by over 200+ different species of birds throughout the year, and this is your chance to see some of them! Whether you are a birder or just curious how to tell one bird from the other, this tour is for you.

March 2019

Mar 16 End Date

Hueco Tanks Birding Hike

Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site