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We provide tools to help kids learn and explore through the Junior Ranger Program.

August 2015

Aug 2 End Date

Junior Ranger

Meridian State Park
Earn your official badge!
Aug 3 End Date

Junior Ranger

Meridian State Park
Earn your official badge!
Aug 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.
Aug 3 End Date

Ranger's Choice

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Join us for an adventure.
Aug 3 End Date

Citizen Science

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Learn how you can be a scientist!
Aug 4 End Date

Junior Ranger

Meridian State Park
Earn your official badge!
Aug 5 End Date

Junior Ranger

Meridian State Park
Earn your official badge!
Aug 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.
Aug 5 End Date

Adaptation Investigators

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Find out what skulls can tell us!
Aug 6 End Date

Junior Ranger

Meridian State Park
Earn your official badge!
Aug 6 End Date

Choke Canyon Bird and Wildlife Tracks

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you want to become an expert tracker? Get started by coming to this introductory program to learn how to identify some common Texas wildlife tracks and have some fun with arts and crafts!
Aug 7 End Date

Junior Ranger

Meridian State Park
Earn your official badge!
Aug 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?
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 7 End Date

Sea Center Mini Camp - Water World

Sea Center Texas
Water, H2O, or agua, no matter how you say it, nothing is more important than water. Absorb yourself in the water cycle, make a cloud in a jar and create a mini rainwater harvest system.
Aug 7 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.
Aug 7 End Date

Creek Critters

Guadalupe River State Park
Aug 7 End Date

Sheldon Story and Stroll

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Walk through the park after listening to a story!
Aug 7 End Date

Wildlife Walk and Scavenger Hunt

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Hike or hunt? Why not both? Join one of our park rangers for a walk along the park trails and a scavenger hunt you compete with your friends to complete along the way.
Aug 7 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***
Aug 7 End Date

Reading Rangers

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Listen to a collection of nature books read by a park ranger and partake in an activity or craft after the reading.
Aug 7 End Date

Junior Ranger

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring your kids out to the park to learn something new!--NO JUNIOR RANGER PROGRAM 8/22
Aug 8 End Date

Junior Ranger

Meridian State Park
Earn your official badge!
Aug 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?
Aug 8 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12 years.
Aug 8 End Date

Bike or Geocache

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a Ranger-led tour of the Park. Bring your own bike, helmet, water and sunscreen. GPS units optional.
Aug 8 End Date

Archery 101

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Learn the basics of archery at Resaca de la Palma State Park!
Aug 8 End Date

Feathered Friends

Guadalupe River State Park
Aug 8 End Date

Camp with a Ranger

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Never camped before? We'll show you how! We'll supply the tents, lanterns, stoves--you bring your food and sleeping bags.
Aug 8 End Date

Nature Scavenger Hunt

Garner State Park
Seek out nature's treasures with a ranger. Fun for kids ages 5-12!
Aug 8 End Date

Fishing 101: Blacktop Fishing

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
New to fishing? Come join us to learn some basics of fishing and put your new skills to the test with a blacktop fishing game.
Aug 8 End Date

Art in the Park

Mission Tejas State Park
Join a park ranger and create some art while at the park!
Aug 8 End Date

River Seining - 10 am

South Llano River State Park
See what lives in the river!
Aug 8 End Date

Junior Ranger

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring your kids out to the park to learn something new!--NO JUNIOR RANGER PROGRAM 8/22
Aug 8 End Date

Survival Workshop @ Amphitheater: Fire starting and Knot Tying

Inks Lake State Park
Learn some fun and basic outdoor skills that might save a life one day!
Aug 8 End Date

Kool for Kids

Hill Country State Natural Area
Camping or hiking with the kids this summer? Bring them in and cool them off! Spend an hour seeing and doing cool stuff with a ranger in the air-cooled headquarters of HCSNA.
Aug 8 End Date

Backyard Bass and Bait !

Mission Tejas State Park
Want to learn how to cast a fishing pole or identify the fish you caught? Then join us in a fun and educational game for all ages!
Aug 8 End Date

Arts in the Parks

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Explore the park in a WHOLE new way--with art!
Aug 8 End Date

Skull Sleuthing - 2:30 pm

South Llano River State Park
Find out what an animal's skull tells us about how it survived!
Aug 8 End Date

Alligator Act

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
How much do you know about alligators? Come act out the life of an alligator with one of our park rangers. This is a fun, active and educational event great for families and children.
Aug 8 End Date

Fish Prints

Galveston Island State Park
Easy, quick ranger program on fish biology and crafts.
Aug 8 End Date

Ghost Hike and Mermaid Tales

Galveston Island State Park
Night hike and storytelling with Ranger Lisa
Aug 8 End Date

Night Hike Wolfpen Trail

Purtis Creek State Park
Nighttime hike through the forest learning about nocturnal traits and tools to help us adapt after dark.
Aug 8 End Date

Stargazing

Martin Creek Lake State Park
Gaze into the night sky through a telescope
Aug 9 End Date

Junior Ranger

Meridian State Park
Earn your official badge!
Aug 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?
Aug 9 End Date

Birding 101 - 9 am

South Llano River State Park
Catch the birding bug!
Aug 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.
Aug 9 End Date

Ponder This!

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Learn what lives in the ponds!
Aug 9 End Date

Adaptation Investigators

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Find out what skulls can tell us!
Aug 10 End Date

Junior Ranger

Meridian State Park
Earn your official badge!
Aug 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.
Aug 10 End Date

Ranger's Choice

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Join us for an adventure.
Aug 10 End Date

Citizen Science

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Learn how you can be a scientist!
Aug 11 End Date

Junior Ranger

Meridian State Park
Earn your official badge!
Aug 12 End Date

Junior Ranger

Meridian State Park
Earn your official badge!
Aug 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.
Aug 12 End Date

Adaptation Investigators

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Find out what skulls can tell us!
Aug 13 End Date

Junior Ranger

Meridian State Park
Earn your official badge!
Aug 13 End Date

Choke Canyon Bird and Wildlife Tracks

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you want to become an expert tracker? Get started by coming to this introductory program to learn how to identify some common Texas wildlife tracks and have some fun with arts and crafts!
Aug 14 End Date

Junior Ranger

Meridian State Park
Earn your official badge!
Aug 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?
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 14 End Date

Sheldon Story and Stroll

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Walk through the park after listening to a story!
Aug 14 End Date

Wildlife Walk and Scavenger Hunt

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Hike or hunt? Why not both? Join one of our park rangers for a walk along the park trails and a scavenger hunt you compete with your friends to complete along the way.
Aug 14 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***
Aug 14 End Date

Reading Rangers

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Listen to a collection of nature books read by a park ranger and partake in an activity or craft after the reading.
Aug 14 End Date

Fishing with a Ranger

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join a Ranger to learn how to fish.
Aug 15 End Date

Junior Ranger

Meridian State Park
Earn your official badge!
Aug 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?
Aug 15 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12 years.
Aug 15 End Date

Bike or Geocache

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a Ranger-led tour of the Park. Bring your own bike, helmet, water and sunscreen. GPS units optional.
Aug 15 End Date

Mammal Mania

Guadalupe River State Park
Aug 15 End Date

Nature Scavenger Hunt

Garner State Park
Seek out nature's treasures with a ranger. Fun for kids ages 5-12!
Aug 15 End Date

Fishing 101: Blacktop Fishing

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
New to fishing? Come join us to learn some basics of fishing and put your new skills to the test with a blacktop fishing game.
Aug 15 End Date

Archery Clinic - Morning Session !

Mission Tejas State Park
Join a park ranger in a fun and educational archery workshop.
Aug 15 End Date

Junior Ranger

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring your kids out to the park to learn something new!--NO JUNIOR RANGER PROGRAM 8/22
Aug 15 End Date

Kool for Kids

Hill Country State Natural Area
Camping or hiking with the kids this summer? Bring them in and cool them off! Spend an hour seeing and doing cool stuff with a ranger in the air-cooled headquarters of HCSNA.
Aug 15 End Date

Nature Journaling

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Discover the simple joys of keeping a nature journal.
Aug 15 End Date

Arts in the Parks

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Explore the park in a WHOLE new way--with art!
Aug 15 End Date

Archery Clinic - Afternoon Session !

Mission Tejas State Park
Join a park ranger in a fun and educational archery workshop.
Aug 15 End Date

Kids' Wilderness Survival

Tyler State Park
Create a survival guide with hidden messages!
Aug 15 End Date

Alligator Act

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
How much do you know about alligators? Come act out the life of an alligator with one of our park rangers. This is a fun, active and educational event great for families and children.
Aug 15 End Date

Knotty-time for Kids

Tyler State Park
Learn some basic knots that every camper needs to know.
Aug 15 End Date

Geocaching 101 - 5:00 pm

South Llano River State Park
Try this high-tech treasure hunt!
Aug 15 End Date

Devil's Waterhole Paddling Clinic and Tour *Evening Special*

Learn how to paddle safely and then take a trip to Devil's Waterhole and back.
Aug 15 End Date

Sungazing

Lake Livingston State Park
View the Sun safely through a telescope!
Aug 15 End Date

Night Hike

Martin Creek Lake State Park
What lurks in the night
Aug 15 End Date

Star Stories: Stargazing on the Peninsula

Lake Livingston State Park
Learn about the stars and constellations visible above East Texas.
Aug 16 End Date

Junior Ranger

Meridian State Park
Earn your official badge!
Aug 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?
Aug 16 End Date

Overlook Trail Hike - 8:30 am

South Llano River State Park
Get a great view of the park and surrounding valley before the day heats up!
Aug 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.
Aug 16 End Date

Snake Talk & Feeding

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Come discover the world of snakes and watch our non-venomous corn snakes feed.
Aug 16 End Date

Ponder This!

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Learn what lives in the ponds!
Aug 16 End Date

Adaptation Investigators

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Find out what skulls can tell us!
Aug 17 End Date

Junior Ranger

Meridian State Park
Earn your official badge!
Aug 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.
Aug 17 End Date

Ranger's Choice

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Join us for an adventure.
Aug 17 End Date

Citizen Science

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Learn how you can be a scientist!
Aug 18 End Date

Junior Ranger

Meridian State Park
Earn your official badge!
Aug 19 End Date

Junior Ranger

Meridian State Park
Earn your official badge!
Aug 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.
Aug 19 End Date

Adaptation Investigators

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Find out what skulls can tell us!
Aug 20 End Date

Junior Ranger

Meridian State Park
Earn your official badge!
Aug 20 End Date

Nature Tour

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Aug 20 End Date

Choke Canyon Bird and Wildlife Tracks

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you want to become an expert tracker? Get started by coming to this introductory program to learn how to identify some common Texas wildlife tracks and have some fun with arts and crafts!
Aug 21 End Date

Junior Ranger

Meridian State Park
Earn your official badge!
Aug 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?
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 21 End Date

Sheldon Story and Stroll

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Walk through the park after listening to a story!
Aug 21 End Date

Wildlife Walk and Scavenger Hunt

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Hike or hunt? Why not both? Join one of our park rangers for a walk along the park trails and a scavenger hunt you compete with your friends to complete along the way.
Aug 21 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***
Aug 21 End Date

Reading Rangers

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Listen to a collection of nature books read by a park ranger and partake in an activity or craft after the reading.
Aug 21 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.
Aug 21 End Date

Fridays on Foot

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Aug 22 End Date

Junior Ranger

Meridian State Park
Earn your official badge!
Aug 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?
Aug 22 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12 years.
Aug 22 End Date

Bike or Geocache

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a Ranger-led tour of the Park. Bring your own bike, helmet, water and sunscreen. GPS units optional.
Aug 22 End Date

Intro to Archery

Lockhart State Park
Learn how to shoot like Robin Hood or Katniss Everdeen! UPDATE: CLASS IS FULL
Aug 22 End Date

Discovery Hike - Pineywoods Nature Trail

Lake Livingston State Park
Take a guided walk to learn about the plants and wildlife of Lake Livingston State Park.
Aug 22 End Date

Plant-tastic!

Guadalupe River State Park
Aug 22 End Date

Kid Fish Event

Sea Rim State Park
Sea Rim / Sabine Pass
Aug 22 End Date

Geocache Hike!

Mission Tejas State Park
Treasure hunting with technology , modern day scavenger hunting.
Aug 22 End Date

Nature Scavenger Hunt

Garner State Park
Seek out nature's treasures with a ranger. Fun for kids ages 5-12!
Aug 22 End Date

Fishing 101: Blacktop Fishing

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
New to fishing? Come join us to learn some basics of fishing and put your new skills to the test with a blacktop fishing game.
Aug 22 End Date

Critters of East Texas

Lake Livingston State Park
Explore the diversity of local mammals and reptiles.
Aug 22 End Date

'Arts in the Parks': Hike and Draw

Lake Livingston State Park
Join a park ranger for a short hike around the day use area at the park store. The purpose of this hike is to find an animal, plant, or object that we will draw or write about in our nature journal!
Aug 22 End Date

Arts in the Parks

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Explore the park in a WHOLE new way--with art!
Aug 22 End Date

Gyotaku - Fish Prints

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join Ranger Amy to make fish prints!
Aug 22 End Date

Alligator Act

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
How much do you know about alligators? Come act out the life of an alligator with one of our park rangers. This is a fun, active and educational event great for families and children.
Aug 22 End Date

Backyard Birding

Martin Creek Lake State Park
What bird is that?
Aug 22 End Date

Creatures of the Night

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Aug 23 End Date

Junior Ranger

Meridian State Park
Earn your official badge!
Aug 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?
Aug 23 End Date

Arts in the Parks

Franklin Mountains State Park
Join us for a fun, creative morning as we take an easy hike through the park; then let nature be your artistic inspiration as we draw, paint and create ~ for kids of all ages!
Aug 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.
Aug 23 End Date

Snake Talk & Feeding

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Come discover the world of snakes and watch our non-venomous corn snakes feed.
Aug 23 End Date

Ponder This!

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Learn what lives in the ponds!
Aug 23 End Date

Adaptation Investigators

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Find out what skulls can tell us!
Aug 24 End Date

Junior Ranger

Meridian State Park
Earn your official badge!
Aug 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.
Aug 24 End Date

Ranger's Choice

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Join us for an adventure.
Aug 24 End Date

Citizen Science

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Learn how you can be a scientist!
Aug 25 End Date

Junior Ranger

Meridian State Park
Earn your official badge!
Aug 26 End Date

Junior Ranger

Meridian State Park
Earn your official badge!
Aug 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.
Aug 26 End Date

Adaptation Investigators

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Find out what skulls can tell us!
Aug 27 End Date

Junior Ranger

Meridian State Park
Earn your official badge!
Aug 27 End Date

Nature Tour

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Aug 27 End Date

Choke Canyon Bird and Wildlife Tracks

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you want to become an expert tracker? Get started by coming to this introductory program to learn how to identify some common Texas wildlife tracks and have some fun with arts and crafts!
Aug 28 End Date

Junior Ranger

Meridian State Park
Earn your official badge!
Aug 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?
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.
Aug 28 End Date

Fishing with a Ranger.

Lake Livingston State Park
Join park rangers for an afternoon of fishing!
Aug 28 End Date

Sheldon Story and Stroll

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Walk through the park after listening to a story!
Aug 28 End Date

Wildlife Walk and Scavenger Hunt

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Hike or hunt? Why not both? Join one of our park rangers for a walk along the park trails and a scavenger hunt you compete with your friends to complete along the way.
Aug 28 End Date

Reading Rangers

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Listen to a collection of nature books read by a park ranger and partake in an activity or craft after the reading.
Aug 28 End Date

Fridays on Foot

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Aug 28 End Date

Full Moon Hike

Galveston Island State Park
Live by the sun, love by the moon!
Aug 29 End Date

Junior Ranger

Meridian State Park
Earn your official badge!
Aug 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?
Aug 29 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12 years.
Aug 29 End Date

Bike or Geocache

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a Ranger-led tour of the Park. Bring your own bike, helmet, water and sunscreen. GPS units optional.
Aug 29 End Date

Insect-i-gations

Guadalupe River State Park
Join us for eye to bug-eyed looks at the world of insects!
Aug 29 End Date

Fishing 101: Blacktop Fishing

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
New to fishing? Come join us to learn some basics of fishing and put your new skills to the test with a blacktop fishing game.
Aug 29 End Date

Junior Ranger

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring your kids out to the park to learn something new!--NO JUNIOR RANGER PROGRAM 8/22
Aug 29 End Date

Arts in the Parks

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Explore the park in a WHOLE new way--with art!
Aug 29 End Date

Homemade Sundial Activity

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Who needs a watch when you have a portable sundial?
Aug 29 End Date

Alligator Act

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
How much do you know about alligators? Come act out the life of an alligator with one of our park rangers. This is a fun, active and educational event great for families and children.
Aug 29 End Date

Creatures of the Night

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Aug 30 End Date

Junior Ranger

Meridian State Park
Earn your official badge!
Aug 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?
Aug 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.
Aug 30 End Date

Snake Talk & Feeding

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Come discover the world of snakes and watch our non-venomous corn snakes feed.
Aug 30 End Date

Ponder This!

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Learn what lives in the ponds!
Aug 30 End Date

Adaptation Investigators

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Find out what skulls can tell us!
Aug 31 End Date

Junior Ranger

Meridian State Park
Earn your official badge!
Aug 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.
Aug 31 End Date

Ranger's Choice

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Join us for an adventure.
Aug 31 End Date

Citizen Science

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Learn how you can be a scientist!

September 2015

Sep 3 End Date

Choke Canyon Bird and Wildlife Tracks

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you want to become an expert tracker? Get started by coming to this introductory program to learn how to identify some common Texas wildlife tracks and have some fun with arts and crafts!
Sep 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?
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 4 End Date

Wildlife Walk and Scavenger Hunt

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Hike or hunt? Why not both? Join one of our park rangers for a walk along the park trails and a scavenger hunt you compete with your friends to complete along the way.
Sep 4 End Date

Reading Rangers

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Listen to a collection of nature books read by a park ranger and partake in an activity or craft after the reading.
Sep 4 End Date

Paint Party Jr.

Galveston Island State Park
Paint Party program for ages 3-12.
Sep 4 End Date

Paint Party

Galveston Island State Park
Sunset watercolor painting on observation tower.
Sep 4 End Date

Fishing with a Ranger

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join a Ranger to learn how to fish.
Sep 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?
Sep 5 End Date

Become a Jr. Ranger!

Galveston Island State Park
Short lesson and hike with Ranger Lisa.
Sep 5 End Date

Fishing 101: Blacktop Fishing

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
New to fishing? Come join us to learn some basics of fishing and put your new skills to the test with a blacktop fishing game.
Sep 5 End Date

Gyotaku - Fish Prints

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join Ranger Amy to make fish prints!
Sep 5 End Date

Alligator Act

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
How much do you know about alligators? Come act out the life of an alligator with one of our park rangers. This is a fun, active and educational event great for families and children.
Sep 5 End Date

Arts and Crafts

Martin Creek Lake State Park
Sep 5 End Date

Stargazing

Martin Creek Lake State Park
Gaze into the night sky through a telescope
Sep 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?
Sep 6 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.
Sep 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.
Sep 6 End Date

Geocaching

Martin Creek Lake State Park
High Tech hide and seek
Sep 7 End Date

How do birds fly?

Martin Creek Lake State Park
Weight, Lift, Drag and Thrust
Sep 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.
Sep 10 End Date

Choke Canyon Bird and Wildlife Tracks

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you want to become an expert tracker? Get started by coming to this introductory program to learn how to identify some common Texas wildlife tracks and have some fun with arts and crafts!
Sep 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?
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 11 End Date

Wildlife Walk and Scavenger Hunt

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Hike or hunt? Why not both? Join one of our park rangers for a walk along the park trails and a scavenger hunt you compete with your friends to complete along the way.
Sep 11 End Date

Reading Rangers

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Listen to a collection of nature books read by a park ranger and partake in an activity or craft after the reading.
Sep 11 End Date

Paint Party Jr.

Galveston Island State Park
Paint Party program for ages 3-12.
Sep 11 End Date

Paint Party

Galveston Island State Park
Sunset watercolor painting on observation tower.
Sep 11 End Date

Fishing with a Ranger

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join a Ranger to learn how to fish.
Sep 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?
Sep 12 End Date

Archery 101

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

Fishing 101: Blacktop Fishing

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
New to fishing? Come join us to learn some basics of fishing and put your new skills to the test with a blacktop fishing game.
Sep 12 End Date

Sweet September Sorghum

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Join us at the Sauer-Beckmann Living History farm to see how this valuable sweetener was grown and processed in the early 1900’s.
Sep 12 End Date

Birding 101: Introduction to Birding

Tyler State Park
Everyone's a Birder!
Sep 12 End Date

Geo-Caching

Wyler Aerial Tramway
New to Geo-Caching? Come and learn about all the fun you can have at this modern treasure hunt!
Sep 12 End Date

Alligator Act

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
How much do you know about alligators? Come act out the life of an alligator with one of our park rangers. This is a fun, active and educational event great for families and children.
Sep 12 End Date

Animal Tracks

Martin Creek Lake State Park
Who left that track?
Sep 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?
Sep 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.
Sep 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.
Sep 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.
Sep 17 End Date

Choke Canyon Bird and Wildlife Tracks

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you want to become an expert tracker? Get started by coming to this introductory program to learn how to identify some common Texas wildlife tracks and have some fun with arts and crafts!
Sep 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?
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 18 End Date

Wildlife Walk and Scavenger Hunt

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Hike or hunt? Why not both? Join one of our park rangers for a walk along the park trails and a scavenger hunt you compete with your friends to complete along the way.
Sep 18 End Date

Reading Rangers

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Listen to a collection of nature books read by a park ranger and partake in an activity or craft after the reading.
Sep 18 End Date

Paint Party Jr.

Galveston Island State Park
Paint Party program for ages 3-12.
Sep 18 End Date

Paint Party

Galveston Island State Park
Sunset watercolor painting on observation tower.
Sep 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?
Sep 19 End Date

Youth Fishing Event

Sea Center Texas
Bring your own rod, reel, and bait and enjoy a couple of hours catch and release fishing.
Sep 19 End Date

International Migratory Bird Day - Twice!

Government Canyon State Natural Area
Celebrate Birds!
Sep 19 End Date

Fishing 101: Blacktop Fishing

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
New to fishing? Come join us to learn some basics of fishing and put your new skills to the test with a blacktop fishing game.
Sep 19 End Date

LBJ State Park Seed Stomp

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Join us at LBJ State Park to scatter native wildflower seeds in the Park.
Sep 19 End Date

Nature Journaling

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Discover the simple joys of keeping a nature journal.
Sep 19 End Date

Alligator Act

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
How much do you know about alligators? Come act out the life of an alligator with one of our park rangers. This is a fun, active and educational event great for families and children.
Sep 19 End Date

Backyard Birding

Martin Creek Lake State Park
What bird is that?
Sep 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?
Sep 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.
Sep 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.
Sep 20 End Date

LBJ State Park Seed Stomp

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Join us at LBJ State Park to scatter native wildflower seeds in the Park.
Sep 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.
Sep 24 End Date

Choke Canyon Bird and Wildlife Tracks

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you want to become an expert tracker? Get started by coming to this introductory program to learn how to identify some common Texas wildlife tracks and have some fun with arts and crafts!
Sep 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?
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.
Sep 25 End Date

Wildlife Walk and Scavenger Hunt

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Hike or hunt? Why not both? Join one of our park rangers for a walk along the park trails and a scavenger hunt you compete with your friends to complete along the way.
Sep 25 End Date

Reading Rangers

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Listen to a collection of nature books read by a park ranger and partake in an activity or craft after the reading.
Sep 25 End Date

Paint Party Jr.

Galveston Island State Park
Paint Party program for ages 3-12.
Sep 25 End Date

Paint Party

Galveston Island State Park
Sunset watercolor painting on observation tower.
Sep 25 End Date

Full Moon Hike

Galveston Island State Park
Live by the sun, love by the moon!
Sep 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?
Sep 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.
Sep 26 End Date

Fishing 101: Blacktop Fishing

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
New to fishing? Come join us to learn some basics of fishing and put your new skills to the test with a blacktop fishing game.
Sep 26 End Date

Fishing for Beginners

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Sep 26 End Date

Alligator Act

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
How much do you know about alligators? Come act out the life of an alligator with one of our park rangers. This is a fun, active and educational event great for families and children.
Sep 26 End Date

Night hike

Martin Creek Lake State Park
What lurks in the night?
Sep 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?
Sep 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.
Sep 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.
Sep 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.

October 2015

Oct 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?
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 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?
Oct 3 End Date

Become a Jr. Ranger!

Galveston Island State Park
Short lesson and hike with Ranger Lisa.
Oct 3 End Date

Gyotaku - Fish Prints

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join Ranger Amy to make fish prints!
Oct 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?
Oct 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.
Oct 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?
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 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?
Oct 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?
Oct 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.
Oct 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?
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 17 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 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?
Oct 17 End Date

Government Canyon SNA 10th Anniversary Celebration!

Government Canyon State Natural Area
Oct 17 End Date

Ranch Heritage Day at Hill Country State Natural Area

Hill Country State Natural Area
Ranch Heritage is an annual free, fun, family event with chuck wagon cooking, horse-drawn covered wagon, cowboys and cowgirls on horseback, frontier days activities including branding, horseshoeing, weaving, fence building and apple peeling.
Oct 17 End Date

Nature Journaling

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Discover the simple joys of keeping a nature journal.
Oct 18 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 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?
Oct 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.
Oct 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?
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 23 End Date

Full Moon Hike

Galveston Island State Park
Live by the sun, love by the moon!
Oct 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?
Oct 24 End Date

Dairy Daze

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Join us at the Sauer-Beckmann Living History farm to explore the many uses of milk on a 1915 German family farm.
Oct 24 End Date

Haunted Hike

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join us for a spooktacular time!
Oct 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?
Oct 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.
Oct 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?
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.
Oct 31 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?

November 2015

Nov 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?
Nov 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.
Nov 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?
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 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?
Nov 7 End Date

Become a Jr. Ranger!

Galveston Island State Park
Short lesson and hike with Ranger Lisa.
Nov 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?
Nov 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.
Nov 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?
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 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?
Nov 14 End Date

Rio! Rio!

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Come celebrate how the mighty San Antonio River has shaped the cultural and natural resource history of our area from ancient times to the present.
Nov 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?
Nov 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.
Nov 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?
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 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?
Nov 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?
Nov 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.
Nov 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?
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.
Nov 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?
Nov 28 End Date

Holiday Cookie Decorating and German Traditions

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Your entire family and friends will have fun decorating cookies as it was done for a German Christmas tree in the early 1900’s.
Nov 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?
Nov 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.

December 2015

Dec 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?
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 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?
Dec 5 End Date

Become a Jr. Ranger!

Galveston Island State Park
Short lesson and hike with Ranger Lisa.
Dec 5 End Date

Holiday Kick-off at Bentsen!

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Family friendly holiday fun!
Dec 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?
Dec 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.
Dec 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?
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 11 End Date

Trail of Lights

Monument Hill & Kreische Brewery State Historic Site
Enjoy lighted hiking trails and historic Kreische House.
Dec 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?
Dec 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?
Dec 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.
Dec 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?
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 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?
Dec 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?
Dec 20 End Date

46th Annual LBJ Tree Lighting

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Join the Texas Hill Country Community in this special tradition started 46 years ago by President and Mrs. Johnson.
Dec 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.
Dec 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?
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.
Dec 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?
Dec 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?
Dec 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.

January 2016

Jan 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?
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 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?
Jan 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?
Jan 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.
Jan 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?
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 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?
Jan 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?
Jan 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.
Jan 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?
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 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?
Jan 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?
Jan 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.
Jan 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?
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 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?
Jan 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?
Jan 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.
Jan 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?
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.
Jan 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?
Jan 31 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?

February 2016

Feb 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.
Feb 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?
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 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?
Feb 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?
Feb 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.
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

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 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 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 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.
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

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 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 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 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.
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

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 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 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 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.

March 2016

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

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 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 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 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.
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

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

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

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 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.
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

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 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 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 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.
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

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 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 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 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.

April 2016

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

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 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 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 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.
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

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 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 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 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.
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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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?

May 2016

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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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?

June 2016

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 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 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 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 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 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 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

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

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 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 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?

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 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 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?

October 2016

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 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!

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