First Day Hikes

Happy New You!

When Jan 01, 2014
from 08:00 AM to 02:30 PM
Where Government Canyon State Natural Area
Contact Name Niki Lake
Contact Email
Contact Phone 210) 688-9055; ext 289

Be a part of a National movement to get people into State Parks! Join Government Canyon State Natural Area Rangers and Volunteers on either a hike, bike ride, or walk on the first day of the year. No matter which activity you choose, you will be able to boast being one of the First Visitors to enjoy the trails of Government Canyon in 2014. This is an event you don’t want to miss!

Below are the available activities for 2014:

8:00AM Birding Walk 2 miles 4 hours

10:00AM Bluff Spurs Hike 3 miles 2 hours

10:00AM Overlook Hike 7 miles 4 hours

1:00PM Intro Mountain Bike 4.7 miles 1.5 hours

All “First Day Hike” activities are open to all ages; minors must be accompanied by an adult; each hike group size limited to the first 12 people; bike group limited to first 8 people; no pets please. Dress in layers and wear sturdy shoes for hiking over rough terrain; bring two liters of water and a snack. Reservations required and will be accepted beginning at noon on December 1, 2013 and ending at noon on December 31, 2013.  Sorry, no group reservations.  Make your reservations online at  Include names of each participant, age if under 18, email address and telephone number. Natural Areas fees apply. For information email

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