Calendar of Events

Austin Events

Events in and around the Austin area.

December 2014

Dec 1 End Date

Palmetto State Park 3rd Annual Photography Contest

Palmetto State Park
Ready, set, click! Will your photo be one of the six winning pictures submitted? There's only one way to find out... come to Palmetto and capture that winning photo! Contest runs Dec. 1, 2014 through May 31, 2015.

May 2015

May 7 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
May 8 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
May 8 End Date

Butterflies and Wildflowers Walk

Guadalupe River State Park
Check out what's in bloom and who's sipping nectar
May 8 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 is included with each reservation! Click for a list of activities offered and specific information for this workshop.
May 8 End Date

Twilight Hike

Inks Lake State Park
A casual hike down the Valley Spring Creek trail as the sun sets.
May 8 End Date

Native American Campfire Stories

McKinney Falls State Park
What will coyote do next?
May 9 End Date

Big Sit! Great Texas Birding Classic - all day 'til 6 pm

South Llano River State Park
How many species of birds can we spot from a 17-foot circle?
May 9 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
May 9 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
May 9 End Date

Hike With a Ranger

Garner State Park
See and experience Garner State Park in a whole new way...on foot!
May 9 End Date

Native Plants of the Canyon

Government Canyon State Natural Area
NOTE: This Program has MOVED to Saturday May 9, 2015. Go exploring for plants with the amazing botanist Bill Carr!!
May 9 End Date

International Migratory Bird Day

Government Canyon State Natural Area
Celebrate Bexar Bird Day at Government Canyon!
May 9 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12.
May 9 End Date

Honey Creek Hike

Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
May 9 End Date

Summit Trail Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger.
May 9 End Date

Hike the Hill Country

Inks Lake State Park
A 4.5+ mile hiking odyssey that will show you the best of our backcountry trails.
May 9 End Date

Exploring the Forest

Buescher State Park
May 9 End Date

The Original Wild Cave Tour - 10:00 AM

Colorado Bend State Park
Join us for a spelunking adventure. An experienced guide will take you on an underground journey where you will find fun, challenge, and an unforgettable experience.
May 9 End Date

Wild Walk

Lockhart State Park
Explore the animals, plants, and history that make Lockhart State Park special in this Master Naturalist guided hike!
May 9 End Date

Discover the Lost Pines

Bastrop State Park
Take a short hike to learn about this unique forest
May 9 End Date

Junior Ranger Day at LBJ State Park

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Learn about and get started in the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Junior Ranger Program.
May 9 End Date

Nature Walk

Blanco State Park
Learn about the history and biology of Blanco State Park.
May 9 End Date

Discovery Cave Tour - 11:00 AM

Colorado Bend State Park
Enjoy a visit to one of Colorado Bend’s most popular caves. Come and observe the amazing stalactites, flowstone, and other speleothems that exist right beneath your feet. Your experienced cave tour guide will cover the formation of the geology within, and share the joys of caving.
May 9 End Date

Nature Trail Scavenger Hunt

Garner State Park
Seek out nature's treasures with a ranger. Fun for kids ages 5-12!
May 9 End Date

Junior Ranger Adventure

Inks Lake State Park
A fun hike and a chance to learn stewardship from a park ranger.
May 9 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour - 1:00 PM

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 9 End Date

Gorman Falls Hike - 2:00 PM

Colorado Bend State Park
This hike will take you on a journey where you will experience the geology, history, and landscape of Colorado Bend and view the famous Gorman Falls.
May 9 End Date

CCC Walking Tour

Bastrop State Park
May 9 End Date

Angler Academy

Garner State Park
Like fishing? Take this beginner's course to learn the basics (ages 7 and up).
May 9 End Date

Dutch Oven Cooking Class

Inks Lake State Park
Learn the historic cooking technique of utilizing the Dutch oven along with trying some dessert out!
May 9 End Date

Fishing with a Ranger

Inks Lake State Park
Come out and try to catch the big one!
May 9 End Date

Get Wild!

Garner State Park
Do you know which land mammal can walk underwater? Enjoy learning about the different features, adaptations and other neat behaviors of our native Texas wildlife during this evening program.
May 9 End Date

Night Hike

Lockhart State Park
Explore the park after dark!
May 10 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
May 10 End Date

Geocaching 101

McKinney Falls State Park
High-tech treasure hunt!
May 10 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
May 10 End Date

Hike With a Ranger

Garner State Park
See and experience Garner State Park in a whole new way...on foot!
May 10 End Date

Junior Ranger Hike - 9:00 am

South Llano River State Park
Hey kids, find out how you can become a Texas State Park Junior Ranger!
May 10 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12.
May 10 End Date

Summit Trail Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join us for a hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock. No reservations are required. Just show up!
May 10 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)
May 10 End Date

Mother's Day Bouquets

McKinney Falls State Park
Help the park and please Mom at the same time by gathering invasive plants for a Mother's Day bouquet!
May 11 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
May 11 End Date

Bird Walk - 8:30 am

South Llano River State Park
Enjoy spring migration at the park!
May 12 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
May 13 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
May 14 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
May 15 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
May 16 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
May 16 End Date

Art in the Park

Lockhart State Park
Join esteemed watercolor painter Tracy Turner for an outdoor painting experience!
May 16 End Date

Go Fish! Learn to Fish Event

Buescher State Park
Youth and adults can learn the basics of fishing
May 16 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
May 16 End Date

Hike With a Ranger

Garner State Park
See and experience Garner State Park in a whole new way...on foot!
May 16 End Date

Bird in the Hand

Guadalupe River State Park
Join us for our final bird banding program of the spring
May 16 End Date

Blanco Classic Car Show

Blanco State Park
Join us for the classic car show!
May 16 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12.
May 16 End Date

Honey Creek Hike

Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
May 16 End Date

Guadalupe River State Park | Texas Outdoor Family | San Antonio Area | (Full - Waitlist Forming!)

Guadalupe River 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 16 End Date

Summit Trail Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger.
May 16 End Date

Exploring the Forest

Buescher State Park
May 16 End Date

Wild Walk

Lockhart State Park
Explore the animals, plants, and history that make Lockhart State Park special in this Master Naturalist guided hike!
May 16 End Date

The Adventure Wild Cave Tour - 10:00 AM - SOLD OUT

Colorado Bend State Park
Are you ready for the ultimate caving adventure? Here is your opportunity to take your caving to the next level with an experienced guide.
May 16 End Date

Discover the Lost Pines

Bastrop State Park
Take a short hike to learn about this unique forest
May 16 End Date

Stumpy Hollow Hike

Inks Lake State Park
An hour hike to explore the flora and fauna of Stumpy Hollow with a Master Naturalist.
May 16 End Date

Discovery Cave Tour - 11:00 AM

Colorado Bend State Park
Enjoy a visit to one of Colorado Bend’s most popular caves. Come and observe the amazing stalactites, flowstone, and other speleothems that exist right beneath your feet. Your experienced cave tour guide will cover the formation of the geology within, and share the joys of caving.
May 16 End Date

Devil's Waterhole Kayak Clinic & Tour

Inks Lake State Park
Experience how to kayak on the lake and then take a trip to the iconic Devil's Waterhole.
May 16 End Date

Nature Trail Scavenger Hunt

Garner State Park
Seek out nature's treasures with a ranger. Fun for kids ages 5-12!
May 16 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour - 1:00 PM

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 16 End Date

The Adventure Wild Cave Tour - 2:00 PM - SOLD OUT

Colorado Bend State Park
Are you ready for the ultimate caving adventure? Here is your opportunity to take your caving to the next level with an experienced guide.
May 16 End Date

Gorman Falls Hike - 2:00 PM

Colorado Bend State Park
This hike will take you on a journey where you will experience the geology, history, and landscape of Colorado Bend and view the famous Gorman Falls.
May 16 End Date

Wildfire Hike

Bastrop State Park
Hike and learn about the devastating 2011 wildfire in Bastrop State Park
May 16 End Date

Angler Academy

Garner State Park
Like fishing? Take this beginner's course to learn the basics (ages 7 and up).
May 16 End Date

Atlatl in the Afternoon

McKinney Falls State Park
Ancient spear-throwing!
May 16 End Date

Fishing with a Ranger

Inks Lake State Park
Come out and try to catch the big one!
May 16 End Date

Get Wild!

Garner State Park
Do you know which land mammal can walk underwater? Enjoy learning about the different features, adaptations and other neat behaviors of our native Texas wildlife during this evening program.
May 16 End Date

Party with the Stars!

Garner State Park
Come join us for an exciting night of astronomy!
May 16 End Date

Night Sky Party

Inks Lake State Park
We'll show you all the wonders of the universe when the sun goes down.
May 17 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
May 17 End Date

Geocaching 101

McKinney Falls State Park
High-tech treasure hunt!
May 17 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
May 17 End Date

Hike With a Ranger

Garner State Park
See and experience Garner State Park in a whole new way...on foot!
May 17 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12.
May 17 End Date

Summit Trail Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join us for a hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock. No reservations are required. Just show up!
May 17 End Date

Stories in Stone

Blanco State Park
A high tech scavenger hunt to reveal the stories left in stone by the Civilian Conservation Corps Company 854.
May 17 End Date

Geocaching 101

McKinney Falls State Park
High-tech treasure hunt!
May 17 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)
May 17 End Date

Geocaching 101

McKinney Falls State Park
High-tech treasure hunt!
May 17 End Date

Atlatl in the Afternoon

McKinney Falls State Park
Ancient spear-throwing!
May 18 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
May 18 End Date

Birding Walk

Hill Country State Natural Area
Join us for an early morning birding walk guided by a Texas Master Naturalist.
May 19 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
May 20 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
May 21 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
May 21 End Date

Underwater Discovery!

Inks Lake State Park
Use a seining net to discover what is living in the shallow waters of the lake
May 22 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
May 22 End Date

Twilight Hike

Inks Lake State Park
A casual hike down the Valley Spring Creek trail as the sun sets.
May 23 End Date

Photo Scavenger Hunt

Bastrop State Park
May 23 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
May 23 End Date

Memorial Day Weekend Hike

Garner State Park
May 23 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
May 23 End Date

Hike With a Ranger

Garner State Park
See and experience Garner State Park in a whole new way...on foot!
May 23 End Date

Go Fish! Learn to Fish Event

McKinney Falls State Park
Youth and adults can learn the basics of fishing.
May 23 End Date

Fishing 101

Guadalupe River State Park
Give your child the gift of a lifetime
May 23 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12.
May 23 End Date

Honey Creek Hike

Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
May 23 End Date

Summit Trail Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger.
May 23 End Date

Hike the Hill Country

Inks Lake State Park
A 4.5+ mile hiking odyssey that will show you the best of our backcountry trails.
May 23 End Date

Exploring the Forest

Buescher State Park
May 23 End Date

The Adventure Wild Cave Tour - 10:00 AM

Colorado Bend State Park
Are you ready for the ultimate caving adventure? Here is your opportunity to take your caving to the next level with an experienced guide.
May 23 End Date

Wild Walk

Lockhart State Park
Explore the animals, plants, and history that make Lockhart State Park special in this Master Naturalist guided hike!
May 23 End Date

Nature Walk

Blanco State Park
Learn about the history and biology of Blanco State Park.
May 23 End Date

Discover the Lost Pines

Bastrop State Park
Take a short hike to learn about this unique forest
May 23 End Date

Kids in the Canyon

Government Canyon State Natural Area
Have some family fun every fourth Saturday!
May 23 End Date

Discovery Cave Tour - 11:00 AM - SOLD OUT

Colorado Bend State Park
Enjoy a visit to one of Colorado Bend’s most popular caves. Come and observe the amazing stalactites, flowstone, and other speleothems that exist right beneath your feet. Your experienced cave tour guide will cover the formation of the geology within, and share the joys of caving.
May 23 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour - 1:00 PM

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 23 End Date

Geocaching 101

McKinney Falls State Park
High-tech treasure hunt!
May 23 End Date

The Original Wild Cave Tour - 2:00 PM - SOLD OUT

Colorado Bend State Park
Join us for a spelunking adventure. An experienced guide will take you on an underground journey where you will find fun, challenge, and an unforgettable experience.
May 23 End Date

Kids Kayak Clinic

Inks Lake State Park
Start your kids out kayaking the right way!
May 23 End Date

Gorman Falls Hike - 2:00 PM

Colorado Bend State Park
This hike will take you on a journey where you will experience the geology, history, and landscape of Colorado Bend and view the famous Gorman Falls.
May 23 End Date

Flutter, Dart and Dash

Blanco State Park
Join a park ranger to explore and identify the butterflies at Blanco State Park.
May 23 End Date

Atlatl in the Afternoon

McKinney Falls State Park
Ancient spear-throwing!
May 23 End Date

Fishing with a Ranger

Inks Lake State Park
Come out and try to catch the big one!
May 23 End Date

Moths in the Moonlight

Blanco State Park
Join a park ranger to explore and identify moths at Blanco State Park.
May 23 End Date

Twilight Paddle to Devil's Waterhole

Inks Lake State Park
Experience the lake from a canoe/kayak once the sun goes down!
May 23 End Date

Stories in the Stars

Guadalupe River State Park
A night of stargazing awaits you!
May 24 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
May 24 End Date

Bird Hike

Government Canyon State Natural Area
May 24 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
May 24 End Date

Hike With a Ranger

Garner State Park
See and experience Garner State Park in a whole new way...on foot!
May 24 End Date

Memorial Day Weekend EXTRA LONG Hike

Garner State Park
Can you hike 2.5 miles and make it to the highest point in the park?
May 24 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12.
May 24 End Date

Summit Trail Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join us for a hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock. No reservations are required. Just show up!
May 24 End Date

Canoeing 101

Blanco State Park
Learn the basics of paddling on the Blanco River.
May 24 End Date

Discovery Cave Tour - 11:00 AM

Colorado Bend State Park
Enjoy a visit to one of Colorado Bend’s most popular caves. Come and observe the amazing stalactites, flowstone, and other speleothems that exist right beneath your feet. Your experienced cave tour guide will cover the formation of the geology within, and share the joys of caving.
May 24 End Date

Geocaching 101

McKinney Falls State Park
High-tech treasure hunt!
May 24 End Date

Geocaching 101

McKinney Falls State Park
High-tech treasure hunt!
May 24 End Date

The Original Wild Cave Tour - 2:00 PM - SOLD OUT

Colorado Bend State Park
Join us for a spelunking adventure. An experienced guide will take you on an underground journey where you will find fun, challenge, and an unforgettable experience.
May 24 End Date

Atlatl in the Afternoon

McKinney Falls State Park
Ancient spear-throwing!
May 25 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
May 26 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
May 27 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
May 28 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
May 29 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
May 29 End Date

Atlatl in the Afternoon

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

Ribbit, Croak and Roar!

Blanco State Park
Learn about the different calls of frogs and toads!
May 29 End Date

Twilight Hike

Inks Lake State Park
A casual hike down the Valley Spring Creek trail as the sun sets.
May 29 End Date

Frog and Toad Watch

Lockhart State Park
Discover the frogs and toads that call Lockhart State Park Home!
May 29 End Date

Campfire Scary Stories

McKinney Falls State Park
BOO!
May 30 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
May 30 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
May 30 End Date

Hike With a Ranger

Garner State Park
See and experience Garner State Park in a whole new way...on foot!
May 30 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12.
May 30 End Date

Honey Creek Hike

Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
May 30 End Date

Guadalupe River State Park | Texas Outdoor Family | San Antonio Area | (Full - Waitlist Forming)

Guadalupe River 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 30 End Date

Summit Trail Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger.
May 30 End Date

Exploring the Forest

Buescher State Park
May 30 End Date

Wild Walk

Lockhart State Park
Explore the animals, plants, and history that make Lockhart State Park special in this Master Naturalist guided hike!
May 30 End Date

Discover the Lost Pines

Bastrop State Park
Take a short hike to learn about this unique forest
May 30 End Date

Stumpy Hollow Hike

Inks Lake State Park
An hour hike to explore the flora and fauna of Stumpy Hollow with a Master Naturalist.
May 30 End Date

Canoeing 101

Blanco State Park
Learn the basics of paddling on the Blanco River.
May 30 End Date

Discovery Cave Tour - 11:00 AM

Colorado Bend State Park
Enjoy a visit to one of Colorado Bend’s most popular caves. Come and observe the amazing stalactites, flowstone, and other speleothems that exist right beneath your feet. Your experienced cave tour guide will cover the formation of the geology within, and share the joys of caving.
May 30 End Date

Nature Trail Scavenger Hunt

Garner State Park
Seek out nature's treasures with a ranger. Fun for kids ages 5-12!
May 30 End Date

Geocaching 101 Workshop

Inks Lake State Park
We will teach you all about the modern day treasure hunt called geocaching
May 30 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour - 1:00 PM

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 30 End Date

Flutter, Dart and Dash

Blanco State Park
Join a park ranger to explore and identify the butterflies at Blanco State Park.
May 30 End Date

Gorman Falls Hike - 2:00 PM

Colorado Bend State Park
This hike will take you on a journey where you will experience the geology, history, and landscape of Colorado Bend and view the famous Gorman Falls.
May 30 End Date

Fishing with a Ranger

Bastrop State Park
May 30 End Date

Angler Academy

Garner State Park
Like fishing? Take this beginner's course to learn the basics (ages 7 and up).
May 30 End Date

Fishing with a Ranger

Inks Lake State Park
Come out and try to catch the big one!
May 30 End Date

Get Wild!

Garner State Park
Do you know which land mammal can walk underwater? Enjoy learning about the different features, adaptations and other neat behaviors of our native Texas wildlife during this evening program.
May 30 End Date

Night Sky Party

Inks Lake State Park
We'll show you all the wonders of the universe when the sun goes down.
May 30 End Date

Prowlin' for Owls

Guadalupe River State Park
May 31 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
May 31 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
May 31 End Date

Hike With a Ranger

Garner State Park
See and experience Garner State Park in a whole new way...on foot!
May 31 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12.
May 31 End Date

Summit Trail Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join us for a hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock. No reservations are required. Just show up!
May 31 End Date

Geocaching 101

McKinney Falls State Park
High-tech treasure hunt!
May 31 End Date

Flutter, Dart and Dash

Blanco State Park
Join a park ranger to explore and identify the butterflies at Blanco State Park.
May 31 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. Great group activity for families and scout troops! (Ages 10 and up)
May 31 End Date

Geocaching 101

McKinney Falls State Park
High-tech treasure hunt!
May 31 End Date

Atlatl in the Afternoon

McKinney Falls State Park
Ancient spear-throwing!
May 31 End Date

Birds at Breakfast

Blanco State Park
Come to the park for a morning of bird-watching. Bring your family and your breakfast.

June 2015

Jun 1 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jun 2 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jun 3 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jun 4 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jun 4 End Date

Underwater Discovery!

Inks Lake State Park
Use a seining net to discover what is living in the shallow waters of the lake
Jun 4 End Date

Archery Clinic

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Every Thursday Night June 4th, 2015-July 30th, 2015. Free Basic Archery Clinic.
Jun 5 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jun 5 End Date

Inks Lake State Park | Two Night Event! | Texas Outdoor Family | Austin Area | (Full - Waitlist Forming)

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 is included with each reservation! Click for a list of activities offered and specific information for this workshop.
Jun 6 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jun 6 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
Jun 6 End Date

Honey Creek Hike

Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
Jun 6 End Date

Summit Trail Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger.
Jun 6 End Date

Exploring the Forest

Buescher State Park
Jun 6 End Date

Wild Walk

Lockhart State Park
Explore the animals, plants, and history that make Lockhart State Park special in this Master Naturalist guided hike!
Jun 6 End Date

Discover the Lost Pines

Bastrop State Park
Take a short hike to learn about this unique forest
Jun 6 End Date

Annual LBJ Fishing Day

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Free fishing clinic for children and families.
Jun 6 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour - 1:00 PM

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 6 End Date

Gorman Falls Hike - 2:00 PM

Colorado Bend State Park
This hike will take you on a journey where you will experience the geology, history, and landscape of Colorado Bend and view the famous Gorman Falls.
Jun 6 End Date

Fishing with a Ranger

Inks Lake State Park
Come out and try to catch the big one!
Jun 7 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jun 7 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
Jun 7 End Date

Summit Trail Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join us for a hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock. No reservations are required. Just show up!
Jun 8 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jun 9 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jun 10 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jun 11 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jun 11 End Date

Underwater Discovery!

Inks Lake State Park
Use a seining net to discover what is living in the shallow waters of the lake
Jun 11 End Date

Archery Clinic

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Every Thursday Night June 4th, 2015-July 30th, 2015. Free Basic Archery Clinic.
Jun 12 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jun 12 End Date

Inks Lake State Park | Two Night Event! | Texas Outdoor Family | Austin Area | (Full - Waitlist Forming)

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 is included with each reservation! Click for a list of activities offered and specific information for this workshop.
Jun 13 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jun 13 End Date

Go Fish! Learn to Fish Event

Bastrop State Park
Youth and adults can learn the basics of fishing.
Jun 13 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
Jun 13 End Date

Honey Creek Hike

Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
Jun 13 End Date

Summit Trail Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger.
Jun 13 End Date

Discovery Cave Tour - 11:00 AM

Colorado Bend State Park
Enjoy a visit to one of Colorado Bend’s most popular caves. Come and observe the amazing stalactites, flowstone, and other speleothems that exist right beneath your feet. Your experienced cave tour guide will cover the formation of the geology within, and share the joys of caving.
Jun 13 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour - 1:00 PM

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 13 End Date

Gorman Falls Hike - 2:00 PM

Colorado Bend State Park
This hike will take you on a journey where you will experience the geology, history, and landscape of Colorado Bend and view the famous Gorman Falls.
Jun 13 End Date

Fishing with a Ranger

Inks Lake State Park
Come out and try to catch the big one!
Jun 13 End Date

Stargazing

Lockhart State Park
Discover the wonders of the night sky!
Jun 13 End Date

Stargazing in the Park

Lost Maples State Natural Area
Lost Maples is having a stargazing with the help of the San Antonio Astronomy Club on June 13, 2015. We will have multiple telescopes and dark skies to help see the wonders of the night sky.
Jun 14 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jun 14 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
Jun 14 End Date

Summit Trail Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join us for a hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock. No reservations are required. Just show up!
Jun 15 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jun 16 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jun 17 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jun 18 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jun 18 End Date

Underwater Discovery!

Inks Lake State Park
Use a seining net to discover what is living in the shallow waters of the lake
Jun 18 End Date

Archery Clinic

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Every Thursday Night June 4th, 2015-July 30th, 2015. Free Basic Archery Clinic.
Jun 19 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jun 19 End Date

Trail Ride Benefits HCSNA Partners

Hill Country State Natural Area
TETRA Texas Equestrian Trail Ride Association is hosting a weekend of riding, camping and cooking at Chapa's Group Area. A benefit silent auction and a star party are additional fun activities for Saturday evening
Jun 19 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 is included with each reservation! Click for a list of activities offered and specific information for this workshop.
Jun 19 End Date

Enchanted "Rock Star" Party

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join the Hill Country Astronomers (HCA) for a special night of stargazing at one of the few International Dark Sky Association recognized parks. As the sun sets, the Moon, Venus, and Jupiter will be aligned, and the moon will cast a shadow across Jupiter's face, also known as a Shadow Transit. The sun sets at 8:40 pm and participants will need to be in attendance by 8:00 pm as we will have a minimal amount of parking after the sun sets. Please refrain from bringing "white light" flashlights as they will disrupt "night vision". Bring lights equipped with a red filter.
Jun 20 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jun 20 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
Jun 20 End Date

Go Fish! Learn to Fish Event

Buescher State Park
Youth and adults can learn the basics of fishing.
Jun 20 End Date

Honey Creek Hike

Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
Jun 20 End Date

Summit Trail Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger.
Jun 20 End Date

Discovery Cave Tour - 11:00 AM

Colorado Bend State Park
Enjoy a visit to one of Colorado Bend’s most popular caves. Come and observe the amazing stalactites, flowstone, and other speleothems that exist right beneath your feet. Your experienced cave tour guide will cover the formation of the geology within, and share the joys of caving.
Jun 20 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour - 1:00 PM

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 20 End Date

Gorman Falls Hike - 2:00 PM

Colorado Bend State Park
This hike will take you on a journey where you will experience the geology, history, and landscape of Colorado Bend and view the famous Gorman Falls.
Jun 20 End Date

Fishing with a Ranger

Inks Lake State Park
Come out and try to catch the big one!
Jun 20 End Date

Stargazing in the Hill Country

Hill Country State Natural Area
Join us for stargazing with astronomers from the San Antonio Astronomical Association sharing a peak at the night sky through their telescopes.
Jun 21 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jun 21 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
Jun 21 End Date

Summit Trail Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join us for a hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock. No reservations are required. Just show up!
Jun 22 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jun 23 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jun 24 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jun 25 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jun 25 End Date

Underwater Discovery!

Inks Lake State Park
Use a seining net to discover what is living in the shallow waters of the lake
Jun 25 End Date

Archery Clinic

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Every Thursday Night June 4th, 2015-July 30th, 2015. Free Basic Archery Clinic.
Jun 26 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jun 26 End Date

Frog and Toad Watch

Lockhart State Park
Discover the frogs and toads that call Lockhart State Park Home!
Jun 27 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jun 27 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
Jun 27 End Date

Honey Creek Hike

Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
Jun 27 End Date

Summit Trail Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger.
Jun 27 End Date

Discovery Cave Tour - 11:00 AM

Colorado Bend State Park
Enjoy a visit to one of Colorado Bend’s most popular caves. Come and observe the amazing stalactites, flowstone, and other speleothems that exist right beneath your feet. Your experienced cave tour guide will cover the formation of the geology within, and share the joys of caving.
Jun 27 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour - 1:00 PM

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 27 End Date

Gorman Falls Hike - 2:00 PM

Colorado Bend State Park
This hike will take you on a journey where you will experience the geology, history, and landscape of Colorado Bend and view the famous Gorman Falls.
Jun 27 End Date

Fishing with a Ranger

Inks Lake State Park
Come out and try to catch the big one!
Jun 28 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jun 28 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
Jun 28 End Date

Summit Trail Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join us for a hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock. No reservations are required. Just show up!
Jun 29 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jun 30 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.

July 2015

Jul 1 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jul 2 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jul 2 End Date

Underwater Discovery!

Inks Lake State Park
Use a seining net to discover what is living in the shallow waters of the lake
Jul 2 End Date

Archery Clinic

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Every Thursday Night June 4th, 2015-July 30th, 2015. Free Basic Archery Clinic.
Jul 3 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jul 4 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jul 4 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
Jul 4 End Date

Honey Creek Hike

Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
Jul 4 End Date

July 4th at the Farm

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Celebrate the 4th of July the old fashioned way at the Sauer-Beckmann Living History Farm.
Jul 4 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour - 1:00 PM

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 4 End Date

Fishing with a Ranger

Inks Lake State Park
Come out and try to catch the big one!
Jul 5 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jul 5 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
Jul 6 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jul 7 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jul 8 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jul 9 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jul 9 End Date

Underwater Discovery!

Inks Lake State Park
Use a seining net to discover what is living in the shallow waters of the lake
Jul 9 End Date

Archery Clinic

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Every Thursday Night June 4th, 2015-July 30th, 2015. Free Basic Archery Clinic.
Jul 10 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jul 11 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jul 11 End Date

Go Fish! Learn to Fish Event

Bastrop State Park
Youth and adults can learn the basics of fishing.
Jul 11 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
Jul 11 End Date

Honey Creek Hike

Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
Jul 11 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour - 1:00 PM

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 11 End Date

Fishing with a Ranger

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

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jul 12 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
Jul 13 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jul 14 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jul 15 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jul 16 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jul 16 End Date

Underwater Discovery!

Inks Lake State Park
Use a seining net to discover what is living in the shallow waters of the lake
Jul 16 End Date

Archery Clinic

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Every Thursday Night June 4th, 2015-July 30th, 2015. Free Basic Archery Clinic.
Jul 17 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jul 18 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jul 18 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
Jul 18 End Date

Go Fish! Learn to Fish Event

Buescher State Park
Youth and adults can learn the basics of fishing.
Jul 18 End Date

Honey Creek Hike

Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
Jul 18 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour - 1:00 PM

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 18 End Date

Fishing with a Ranger

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

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jul 19 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
Jul 20 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jul 21 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jul 22 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jul 22 End Date

Texas Aquatic Science Teacher Workshop

San Marcos, TX - San Marcos-The Meadows Center for Water and the Environment
Earn Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credit attending the Texas Aquatic Science is a comprehensive aquatic science curriculum, from molecules to ecosystems, and headwaters to ocean, for middle school and high school students.
Jul 23 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jul 23 End Date

Underwater Discovery!

Inks Lake State Park
Use a seining net to discover what is living in the shallow waters of the lake
Jul 23 End Date

Archery Clinic

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Every Thursday Night June 4th, 2015-July 30th, 2015. Free Basic Archery Clinic.
Jul 24 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jul 25 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jul 25 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
Jul 25 End Date

Honey Creek Hike

Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
Jul 25 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour - 1:00 PM

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 25 End Date

Fishing with a Ranger

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

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jul 26 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
Jul 27 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jul 28 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jul 29 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jul 30 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Jul 30 End Date

Underwater Discovery!

Inks Lake State Park
Use a seining net to discover what is living in the shallow waters of the lake
Jul 30 End Date

Archery Clinic

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Every Thursday Night June 4th, 2015-July 30th, 2015. Free Basic Archery Clinic.
Jul 31 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.

August 2015

Aug 1 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Aug 1 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
Aug 1 End Date

Honey Creek Hike

Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
Aug 1 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour - 1:00 PM

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 1 End Date

Fishing with a Ranger

Inks Lake State Park
Come out and try to catch the big one!
Aug 2 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Aug 2 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
Aug 3 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Aug 4 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Aug 5 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Aug 6 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Aug 7 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Aug 8 End Date

Free Junior Ranger Activity Journal

Hill Country State Natural Area
Kids! Come to headquarters and pick up your Junior Ranger Journal and earn your badge.
Aug 8 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
Aug 8 End Date

Honey Creek Hike

Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
Aug 8 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour - 1:00 PM

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 8 End Date

Fishing with a Ranger

Inks Lake State Park
Come out and try to catch the big one!
Aug 9 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
Aug 15 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
Aug 15 End Date

Honey Creek Hike

Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
Aug 15 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour - 1:00 PM

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 15 End Date

Fishing with a Ranger

Inks Lake State Park
Come out and try to catch the big one!
Aug 16 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
Aug 22 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
Aug 22 End Date

Honey Creek Hike

Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
Aug 22 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour - 1:00 PM

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 22 End Date

Fishing with a Ranger

Inks Lake State Park
Come out and try to catch the big one!
Aug 23 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
Aug 27 End Date

LBJ’s 107th Birthday Celebration

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Come join us as we commemorate Lyndon B. Johnson's 107th birthday.
Aug 29 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
Aug 29 End Date

Honey Creek Hike

Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
Aug 29 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour - 1:00 PM

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 30 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?

September 2015

Sep 5 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
Sep 5 End Date

Honey Creek Hike

Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
Sep 5 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour - 1:00 PM

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 6 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
Sep 12 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
Sep 12 End Date

Honey Creek Hike

Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
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

Kickapoo Cavern Tour - 1:00 PM

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 13 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
Sep 18 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 19 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
Sep 19 End Date

Texas Heroes Day

Monument Hill & Kreische Brewery State Historic Site
Honor the fallen Texas Heroes of the Dawson Massacre and Mier Expeditions of 1842 and 1843.
Sep 19 End Date

Honey Creek Hike

Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
Sep 19 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour - 1:00 PM

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 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 20 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
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 26 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
Sep 26 End Date

Honey Creek Hike

Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
Sep 26 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour - 1:00 PM

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 27 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?

October 2015

Oct 3 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
Oct 3 End Date

Honey Creek Hike

Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
Oct 3 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour - 1:00 PM

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 4 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
Oct 9 End Date

Garner State Park | Two Night Event! | Texas Outdoor Family | San Antonio Area | (Open)

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.
Oct 10 End Date

Go Fish! Learn to Fish Event

McKinney Falls State Park
Youth and adults can learn the basics of fishing.
Oct 10 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
Oct 10 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour - 1:00 PM

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 11 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
Oct 17 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
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

Kickapoo Cavern Tour - 1:00 PM

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 18 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
Oct 24 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
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

Kickapoo Cavern Tour - 1:00 PM

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 25 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
Oct 31 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
Oct 31 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour - 1:00 PM

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.

November 2015

Nov 1 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
Nov 7 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
Nov 7 End Date

Kickapoo Cavern Tour - 1:00 PM

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 8 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
Nov 11 End Date
Nov 14 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
Nov 14 End Date

Pedernales Falls State Park | Texas Outdoor Family | Austin Area | (Open)

Pedernales 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.
Nov 15 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
Nov 21 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
Nov 22 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
Nov 28 End Date

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?
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

Become a Junior Ranger!

McKinney Falls State Park
Do you have what it takes to become a Junior Ranger at McKinney Falls State Park?

December 2015

Dec 5 End Date

Trail of Lights

Monument Hill & Kreische Brewery State Historic Site
Enjoy a beautiful early German Christmas celebration as you walk thru the Trail of Lights and the historic Kreische House.
Dec 11 End Date

Trail of Lights

Monument Hill & Kreische Brewery State Historic Site
Enjoy a beautiful early German Christmas celebration as you walk thru the Trail of Lights and the historic Kreische House.
Dec 12 End Date

Trail of Lights

Monument Hill & Kreische Brewery State Historic Site
Enjoy a beautiful early German Christmas celebration as you walk thru the Trail of Lights and the historic Kreische House
Dec 18 End Date

Christmas/New Year: Additional days open on Tuesday – Thursday, Dec. 22 – 24 and Tuesday – Thursday, Dec. 29 – 31, 2015

Government Canyon State Natural Area
Site open continuously Dec. 18, 2015 – Jan. 4, 2016.
Dec 18 End Date

Trail of Lights

Monument Hill & Kreische Brewery State Historic Site
Enjoy a beautiful early German Christmas celebration as you walk thru the Trail of Lights and the historic Kreische House.
Dec 19 End Date

Trail of Lights

Monument Hill & Kreische Brewery State Historic Site
Enjoy a beautiful early German Christmas celebration as you walk thru the Trail of Lights and the historic Kreische House.
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.

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