First Day Hike!

PLEASE NOTE: The weather forecast is not good for this First Day Hike. We have a high temperature of 38F with a 70% chance for rain on January 1st at Lake Livingston State Park. If it is raining the hike will be cancelled. If it is not raining we will still try to hold the hike as planned. If the hike is cancelled, please join us Saturday January 3rd at 10:00am when we will be hosting the same hike.

When Jan 01, 2015
from 02:00 PM to 03:00 PM
Where Lake Livingston State Park
Contact Name Joel Janssen
Contact Email
Contact Phone (936) 365-2201, x305

Join a park ranger for a 1 hour guided hike at Lake Livingston State Park.  You will learn about some of the plants and animals that inhabit Lake Livingston State Park and the surrounding area.  This hike is part of the "First Day Hike" program in which State Parks all over the United States host a hike for New Year's Day.  Last year 59 sites held 75 hikes for almost 1600 people!  Join us this year and start your year off right by enjoying the outdoors.  Remember: Life is Better Outside!

When:  New Year's Day, Jan. 1, 2015.  2:00 - 3:00 pm

Where: Meet at 2:00 pm in the parking lot for the Pineywoods Nature Trail.  This trail is also known as the Boardwalk.

What to bring:  Comfortable shoes, water bottle, hiking stick (if desired), and sunscreen or bug repellent dependent upon weather conditions.  Binoculars and a camera might also be useful.

What to expect:  This will be a 45 minute to 1 hour hike.  The trail is a 1 mile long loop so it will start and end in the same parking lot.  

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