Calendar of Events

All Events

October 2019

Oct 23 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph/Canyon Walking Tour | NO TOURS OFFERED AFTER 10/13/2019

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
NO TOURS WILL BE OFFERED AFTER 10/13/2019. For the month of October, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Oct 24 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph/Canyon Walking Tour | NO TOURS OFFERED AFTER 10/13/2019

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
NO TOURS WILL BE OFFERED AFTER 10/13/2019. For the month of October, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Oct 24
9:00a
End Date

Hike with a Homeless Dog

Davis Mountains State Park
Help a homeless dog have a great time on the trail!
Oct 24
9:00a
End Date

Fall Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join our Hawk Watch Count Master and volunteers as they ID and document thousands of migrating raptors. Weather permitting.
Oct 24
9:00a
End Date

Nature Tour

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Discover the birds, bugs, and plants that make the south Texas floodplain so unique.
Oct 24
9:00a
End Date

Hike with a Ranger!

South Llano River State Park
Hike the West Canyon Loop trail with a ranger!
Oct 24
2:00p
End Date

Fort Davis Tales

Indian Lodge
Come hear how the coolest town in Texas came to be.
Oct 24
2:00p
End Date

History of Calliham

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you love history? Perhaps you are just a little curious about the park attractions and local history. Come to this presentation to have your questions answered.
Oct 24
6:00p
End Date

Big Bend Conservation Book Club: A Sand County Almanac

Alpine, TX - Front Street Books
Join park rangers from Big Bend Ranch State Park to discuss conservation theory, themes, and inspiration in Aldo Leopold's A Sand County Almanac. Registration is required.
Oct 24
6:00p
End Date

Halloween at the Hatchery 2019

Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
Grab your costumes and trick-or-treating bags! Our annual Halloween at the Hatchery event returns for an evening of family-friendly fun.
Oct 25 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph/Canyon Walking Tour | NO TOURS OFFERED AFTER 10/13/2019

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
NO TOURS WILL BE OFFERED AFTER 10/13/2019. For the month of October, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Oct 25
8:00a
End Date

Bird Watching Hike

Brazos Bend State Park
Meet at the 40 Acre Lake Restrooms. All levels of experience welcome. Bring binoculars.
Oct 25
8:30a
End Date

Bird Walk

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join us for a guided walk showcasing migratory as well as tropical resident birds such as Plain Chachalaca, Great Kiskadee, Green Jay and Altamira Oriole.
Oct 25
9:00a
End Date

Fall Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join our Hawk Watch Count Master and volunteers as they ID and document thousands of migrating raptors. Weather permitting.
Oct 25
9:00a
End Date

Backcountry Buddies

Hill Country State Natural Area
New to hiking? Need hiking buddies? We’ve got you covered! *Please note updated date for this hike*
Oct 25
10:00a
End Date

Choke Canyon Nature Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Join our interpretive park ranger on this short guided hike as we explore all that nature and wildlife have to offer within Choke Canyon State Park.
Oct 25
10:00a
End Date

Talk Turkey to Me!

South Llano River State Park
Learn to talk turkey as we discover our nation's symbol … or is it the Bald Eagle?
Oct 25
1:30p
End Date

Butterfly and Dragonfly Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a ranger-led hike through the park noting these beautiful insects, some found nowhere else but in South Texas.
Oct 25
2:00p
End Date

Meet the Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Oct 25
2:00p
End Date

Homeschool Days

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
From fishing to ponding to technology, kids will learn something new each week! Great for all school-aged kids!
Oct 25
2:30p
End Date

Fall Wildflower Wander

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join us on a wildflower photography hike!
Oct 25
3:00p
End Date

Critter Corner

Cooper Lake State Park - South Sulphur Unit
Stop in for stories, science, and props! Check out a different critter each week from our corner of the woods.
Oct 25
4:00p
End Date

Snakes of the Big Bend

Davis Mountains State Park
Learn about the fascinating snakes of our region with Dr. Sean Graham.
Oct 25
5:00p
End Date

Pumpkin Carving at Palmetto

Palmetto State Park
Get into the Halloween season with a little pumpkin carving. Sponsored by the Friends of Palmetto State Park.
Oct 25
5:00p
End Date

Create a Star Wheel

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Isle Du Bois Unit
Equip yourself to discover the night sky.
Oct 25
6:00p
End Date

Evening Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Oct 25
6:00p
End Date

Campfire and Spooky Storytime

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Johnson Branch Unit
Learn campfire basics!
Oct 25
6:30p
End Date

Night Hike

Cooper Lake State Park - Doctors Creek Unit
It's creepy and crawly, but it's also so much more! Learn to appreciate the true night life on a guided hike.
Oct 25
7:00p
End Date

Night Hike

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Explore the sounds, smells, and sights of the park at night!
Oct 25
7:00p
End Date

Creatures of the Night - Campers Only

McKinney Falls State Park
Camping with us this weekend? Stop by Campsite 24 and discover what creatures you may hear at night!
Oct 25
7:00p
End Date

Honey Creek Night Hike

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Come hike Honey Creek at night!
Oct 25
7:00p
End Date

80's Night

Franklin Mountains State Park
Go back in time with us!
Oct 25
7:30p
End Date

Haunted History Hike - Reservations Full

Cedar Hill State Park
*Reservations for this event are full*
Oct 25
7:30p
End Date

Stargazing 101

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger as we learn to navigate our dark skies.
Oct 25
7:30p
End Date

Nocturnal Hike

Mission Tejas State Park
Hit the moonlit trail and search for critters in your park after dark!
Oct 25
7:30p
End Date

Star Party!

South Llano River State Park
Come look through a telescope, find constellations, and more!
Oct 25
8:00p
End Date

Stories in the Stars

Atlanta State Park
Join us to listen to constellation stories and look through a telescope!
Oct 25
8:00p
End Date

Stories in the Stars

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Isle Du Bois Unit
Come starhop across the autumn sky!
Oct 25
8:30p
End Date

Spooky Campfire Stories & S'mores

Fairfield Lake State Park
Gather around the campfire, make a tasty s'more and listen to some spooky stories told by park rangers. Kids are welcome to dress up in their Halloween costumes.
Oct 26 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph/Canyon Walking Tour | NO TOURS OFFERED AFTER 10/13/2019

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
NO TOURS WILL BE OFFERED AFTER 10/13/2019. For the month of October, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Oct 26 End Date

Halloween in the Park!

Lake Livingston State Park
Come celebrate Halloween at Lake Livingston State Park this year. This year Halloween is on a Thursday, so we will provide you and your family with a day full of fun-filled activities on Saturday, October 26th to help you celebrate Halloween in the Pineywoods!
Oct 26 End Date

Jack-o'-lantern Scavenger Hunt

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Can you find the plastic jack-o'-lanterns hidden along park trails?
Oct 26 End Date

Jack-O-Lantern Display

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Display your Jack-O-Lantern at the park.
Oct 26
8:00a
End Date

Last Saturday Habitat Restoration

Pedernales Falls State Park
Help us to rebuild a habitat that was lost due to human activity!
Oct 26
8:00a
End Date

Caprock Campers Hall of Fall

Caprock Canyons State Park & Trailway
Show us how much you love Fall camping!
Oct 26
8:15a
End Date

Bird & Nature Hike

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Join us on a guided walk to learn about our native habitat and find out who of our "Rio Grande Valley Specialty Birds" can be spotted. This walk is for all visitors, young or old, who want to learn about wildlife, the park, and its bird life. Bring water for this one-hour, easy trail walk.
Oct 26
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Bird Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Oct 26
8:30a
End Date

Invasive Control Patrol

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Come help us keep our prairie pristine!
Oct 26
9:00a
End Date

Honey Creek Saturday Morning Nature Hike

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Join us to learn the about the cultural and natural history of Honey Creek.
Oct 26
9:00a
End Date

Birding Walk on the Wild Side

Davis Mountains State Park
Explore bird life on a slow nature walk through Limpia Canyon with experienced volunteers.
Oct 26
9:00a
End Date

Saturday Hikes with a Park Host

Huntsville State Park
Join Park Host Bruce Bennet for a hike every Saturday morning at 9 am!
Oct 26
9:00a
End Date

Go Fish - Learn to Fish Event!

McKinney Falls State Park
Join us at McKinney Falls State Park where youth and adults can learn the basics of fishing. Event start time is 9:00 A.M.
Oct 26
9:00a
End Date

Women Only Hike

Huntsville State Park
This hike is for women, only! (Sorry men)
Oct 26
9:00a
End Date

Fall Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join our Hawk Watch Count Master and volunteers as they ID and document thousands of migrating raptors. Weather permitting.
Oct 26
9:00a
End Date

Bird Walk

Lake Corpus Christi State Park
Get your day started right with a guided Bird Walk at the park!
Oct 26
9:00a
End Date

Big Tree Watercolors

Goose Island State Park
Sit back, relax, and let the Big Tree inspire you to create your own watercolor masterpiece.
Oct 26
9:00a
End Date

Coffee, Crafts, and Conversation

Caddo Lake State Park
Start your cool fall morning with a cup o' joe, a fun craft, and conversation with a ranger.
Oct 26
9:00a
End Date

Angler and Fly Fishing Instructor Combo Training Workshop

Lewisville, TX, TX - Lewisville Lake Environmental Learning Area
Become a TPWD Certified Angler and Fly Fishing Instructor
Oct 26
9:00a
End Date

Beginning Fly Fishing Workshop

Lewisville, TX, TX - Lewisville Lake Environmental Learning Area
Learn basic fly fishing skills in a fun, free, hands-on workshop!
Oct 26
9:00a
End Date

Fishing with a Ranger

Mission Tejas State Park
Set your hook in Texas history and fish San Pedro Creek!
Oct 26
9:00a
End Date

Halloween Hike!

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Johnson Branch Unit
What critter will you be?
Oct 26
9:00a
End Date

Critter Fest

Copper Breaks State Park
Buffalo Soldiers, Animal Tracking, Outdoor Education, Stories and Activities for all
Oct 26
9:00a
End Date

Huntsville State Park | One Night Event | Texas Outdoor Family | Houston TX (Registration FULL)

Huntsville State Park
This event is full, and no longer accepting registrations.
Oct 26
9:00a
End Date

Last Saturday Volunteer Work Day

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join us in making the park better for everyone.
Oct 26
9:30a
End Date

Summit Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we hike to the top of Enchanted Rock!
Oct 26
9:30a
End Date

Franklin Mountains State Park | One Night Event | Texas Outdoor Family | West TX (Registration Open until 10/23)

Franklin Mountains State Park
Join us for a fun-filled weekend and discover the joys of camping in your Texas State Parks.
Oct 26
10:00a
End Date

Ranger-led Hikes

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Enjoy nature with a ranger-led hike!
Oct 26
10:00a
End Date

Dutch Oven Cooking 101

Bonham State Park
Join us for a Dutch oven cooking demonstration.
Oct 26
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Oct 26
10:00a
End Date

Nature Program

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Come learn about the plants and/or animals of Goliad State Park!
Oct 26
10:00a
End Date

Choke Canyon Nature Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Join our interpretive park ranger on this short guided hike as we explore all that nature and wildlife have to offer within Choke Canyon State Park.
Oct 26
10:00a
End Date

Prairie Walk

Galveston Island State Park
Learn about the coastal prairie on a guided walk
Oct 26
10:00a
End Date

Ask-a-Ranger Broadcast

Huntsville State Park
Live broadcast from within the park. Every Saturday at 10 a.m.
Oct 26
10:00a
End Date

Atl What? Atl Who? Atlatl

South Llano River State Park
Join a ranger and practice your ancient hunter and gather skills.
Oct 26
10:00a
End Date

Zombie Apocalypse Hike - Register here!

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Do you have what it takes to survive in the wild?
Oct 26
10:00a
End Date

Fall Fest

Mother Neff State Park
Join us for a Fall celebration with the Buffalo Soldiers.
Oct 26
10:00a
End Date

Bats!

Wyler Aerial Tramway
It's not a bird, not a plane its a bat!
Oct 26
10:00a
End Date

Predators of the Pines - Guided Hike

Bastrop State Park
Join a Master Naturalist to discover what creatures are roaming through the Lost Pines forest!
Oct 26
10:00a
End Date

Creepy Crawly Carnivore Hike

Lockhart State Park
Peer into the world of creepy and ferocious insects in this fascinating walk!
Oct 26
10:00a
End Date

Fall Fest

Mother Neff State Park
Mother Neff State Park activities, Buffalo Soldiers, Living History, Outdoor fun and activities
Oct 26
10:00a
End Date

Geocaching 101

Guadalupe River State Park
Experience this high-tech treasure hunt!
Oct 26
10:00a
End Date

Art in the Park

Cedar Hill State Park
Join us for a creepy, crawly craft!
Oct 26
10:00a
End Date

Creekfield Lake Nature Walk

Brazos Bend State Park
Come and join us on a ½-mile hike on our beautifully paved trail!
Oct 26
10:30a
End Date

Hike With Your Hound

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Bring your four-legged friend for a morning stroll through the park!
Oct 26
11:00a
End Date

Fossil Dig

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Calling all Junior Rangers! Try your hand at real paleontology!
Oct 26
11:00a
End Date

Halloween Costume Hike

Caddo Lake State Park
Put on your scary, silly, or sweet Halloween costumes and join us for this fun hike! We'll talk about some of the spooooky creature that live in our woods!
Oct 26
11:00a
End Date

Brazos Bend Blood Drive

Brazos Bend State Park
Come out and give the gift of life with the Gulf Coast Blood Center.
Oct 26
11:00a
End Date

Energized Story Time and Poems

Brazos Bend State Park
Jump, dance and move around during this interactive Halloween children’s story time.
Oct 26
11:00a
End Date

Snake Talk

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Johnson Branch Unit
It's time to talk snakesssss!
Oct 26
11:00a
End Date

Green Scene Sustainability Event

Get a West Texas-style introduction to all things environmentally sustainable Oct. 26-27 at the Terlingua Green Scene Sustainability Festival. Held at the Terlingua Ghost Town, the festival will include demonstrations on everything from solar power and sustainable gardening to making papercrete and recycling; as well as demos on how to protect our night sky. The event is hosted by the Terlingua Community Garden in partnership with Big Bend Ranch State Park - Texas Parks and Wildlife.
Oct 26
11:30a
End Date

Guided Nature Hike

Lake Somerville State Park - Birch Creek Unit
Join us for a guided hike on our trails throughout the park and enjoy the surrounding nature.
Oct 26
11:30a
End Date

Halloween Geocaching

Cedar Hill State Park
Solve the Halloween clues to complete the geocache course!
Oct 26
12:00p
End Date

The Gators of Lake Raven

Huntsville State Park
How many alligators live in Lake Raven? Come find out!
Oct 26
12:30p
End Date

Costume Contest For Children and Dogs

Brazos Bend State Park
Two costume contests, one for children, one for your furry friend! Bring your kids and your dogs in their best Halloween costumes for a chance to win some prizes!
Oct 26
1:00p
End Date

Nature Hike

Lake Somerville State Park - Nails Creek Unit
Join a park ranger for a guided nature hike
Oct 26
1:00p
End Date

Gholish Experiments

Brazos Bend State Park
It’s science time! Participate in some spooky experiments for children and be surprised by the results. We are all mad scientists here!
Oct 26
1:00p
End Date

Halloween Treats from a Dutch Oven

Colorado Bend State Park
Learn how to cook a Pumpkin Spice Cake in a Dutch oven. Free samples!
Oct 26
1:00p
End Date

Halloweenfest

Lockhart State Park
Join us for witch crafts, a special spooky storytime, and a costume contest!
Oct 26
1:30p
End Date

River Discovery

South Llano River State Park
Come learn about who lives beneath the surface of the South Llano River.
Oct 26
1:30p
End Date

Alligator Program

Brazos Bend State Park
Learn more then you ever wanted to know about Brazos Bend’s most popular resident.
Oct 26
2:00p
End Date

Guided History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
Oct 26
2:00p
End Date

Skins & 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!
Oct 26
2:00p
End Date

Meet the Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Oct 26
2:00p
End Date

Geocaching 101

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Learn the fundamentals to start geocaching!
Oct 26
2:00p
End Date

Monarch Butterfly Arts & Crafts

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join us to make a metamorphosis mobile.
Oct 26
2:00p
End Date

Prairie Prowl

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
See what lives in the prairie!
Oct 26
2:00p
End Date

Cast Iron Cooking 101

Eisenhower State Park
Interested in learning about what it takes to cook with cast iron? Join us for an introduction to cast iron cooking and learn about the history behind that big black pot while you enjoy a sweet treat!
Oct 26
2:00p
End Date

Micro-Monsters

Brazos Bend State Park
Stop by and see what creatures lurk beneath the surface of the pond. You'll be amazed at what you see!
Oct 26
2:00p
End Date

Spooky Species Workshop

Pedernales Falls State Park
Some animals are scarier than others, and sometimes fear is well deserved!
Oct 26
2:00p
End Date

Primitive Skills

McKinney Falls State Park
Join us for an afternoon exploration of skills that indigenous people may have used to live here 8,000 years ago.
Oct 26
2:00p
End Date

Dia de los Muertos

Fort Leaton State Historic Site
Celebrate the families who called Fort Leaton home for generations by joining in the cultural traditions of Dia de los Muertos!
Oct 26
2:00p
End Date

The Scary but True Story of the Skugg

Mission Tejas State Park
Halloween is coming up, but who knew squirrels could be so dang scary?!
Oct 26
2:00p
End Date

Geocaching for Tricks and Treats!

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Johnson Branch Unit
Using technology to find our tricks or treats.
Oct 26
2:00p
End Date

Zombie Apocalypse Hike

Tyler State Park
Can you survive?
Oct 26
2:30p
End Date

Trail Detectives

Hill Country State Natural Area
Help a park ranger solve a wildlife mystery! *Please note updated date for this hike*
Oct 26
3:00p
End Date

Snake Program

Brazos Bend State Park
Learn more about the animal that people love to hate and its role in the environment.
Oct 26
3:00p
End Date

Ssslitherin' Snakes

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Isle Du Bois Unit
Join us for a slitherin' good time!
Oct 26
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Oct 26
4:00p
End Date

Sunset Paddle

Galveston Island State Park
Adult kayaking tour at sunset
Oct 26
4:30p
End Date

Sunset Kayaking

Cooper Lake State Park - Doctors Creek Unit
Calling all experienced kayakers! Enjoy some kayaking company and the ambience of sunsets at the lake.
Oct 26
5:00p
End Date

Goin' Batty

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Isle Du Bois Unit
Will the bats at Ray Roberts Lake State Park suck your blood???
Oct 26
5:30p
End Date

Prehistory Walk

McKinney Falls State Park
Learn about the lives of America's first inhabitants that lived here over 10,000 years ago.
Oct 26
5:30p
End Date

Halloween in the Park

Cleburne State Park
Trick or Treat through our campgrounds and help us support the local food pantry. Bring canned goods for free entrance.
Oct 26
6:00p
End Date

Trick or Trees!

Pedernales Falls State Park
Dress up or put on a mask for a Halloween tradition in the campground!
Oct 26
6:00p
End Date

Night Hike

Brazos Bend State Park
Join us for a 1-mile hike to see what comes out when the lights go out at Brazos Bend. Bring a flashlight. Meet at 40 Acre Lake Restrooms.
Oct 26
6:00p
End Date

Creepy Crawly Halloween Hike

Colorado Bend State Park
Join in the fun for a Halloween Hike. Learn about spiders, bats and stars! There will be some goodies handed out along the trail.
Oct 26
6:00p
End Date

Halloween Festival

Government Canyon State Natural Area
Boo!
Oct 26
6:00p
End Date

Halloween in the Park

Abilene State Park
Come trick-or-treat through the campsites, learn about creatures of the night, and have a few screams on the haunted trail.
Oct 26
6:00p
End Date

Creatures of the Night Hike

Inks Lake State Park
Find furry woodland creatures (people in costume) on a guided hike along the Lake Trail, under the cover of night. These critters will share secrets about their life and maybe some candy too.
Oct 26
6:00p
End Date

4th Annual Boo Camp

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Come join us for some family friendly Halloween fun!
Oct 26
6:00p
End Date

Boo In the Park

Lake Tawakoni State Park
Welcome to our annual "Boo in the Park" celebration. Bring the family out for a campsite-decorating contest, pumpkin-carving contest, trick or treating, and spooky storytelling.
Oct 26
6:30p
End Date

Going Batty

Cooper Lake State Park - South Sulphur Unit
Learn why we love our bats and their Halloween spirit!
Oct 26
6:30p
End Date

Going Batty!

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Hike with Ranger Lexi and learn about nature's pest control!
Oct 26
7:00p
End Date

Haunted Possum Hike

Possum Kingdom State Park
Grab your costume and join us for a haunted walk! Learn about the spooky animals of Texas and try some ghostly goodies prepared in a Dutch oven.
Oct 26
7:00p
End Date

North Texas Skywatch Star Party

Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway
“The stars at night are big and bright . . .” in our Texas State Park!
Oct 26
7:00p
End Date

Starry Eyed & Star-Crossed

Cooper Lake State Park - South Sulphur Unit
Is our fate written in the stars? Which stars steal the show? Join in on some stellar storytelling of the night sky!
Oct 26
7:00p
End Date

Star Party

Lake Somerville State Park - Nails Creek Unit
View all the Night Sky has to offer through our Telescope, or you are welcome to bring your own telescope or binoculars.
Oct 26
7:00p
End Date

Stories in the Stars

Blanco State Park
Have you ever been curious as to the stories and names behind our constellations? Come join our Ranger Dan as he tells the stories behind the stars.
Oct 26
7:00p
End Date

BATS!

Fort Parker State Park
Are BATS really the notorious, secretive creatures their sinister reputations make them out to be? Fort Parker is home to several species of bats. Come join us and learn the thrilling truths about these mysterious predators of the night!
Oct 26
7:00p
End Date

Costumed Night Hike

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Isle Du Bois Unit
Show off your Halloween costume on a night hike!
Oct 26
7:00p
End Date

Creatures of the Night Hike

Lockhart State Park
Join us to discover what goes bump in the night during this special Halloween-themed night hike!
Oct 26
7:30p
End Date

Ottine Swamp Haunted Hike

Palmetto State Park
Ready for a spooky walk. Come on out after dark and hike the haunted boardwalks and trails of Palmetto State Park.
Oct 26
7:30p
End Date

New Moon Stargazing

Huntsville State Park
Join us for a night of star talks!
Oct 26
8:00p
End Date

Fall Constellation Tour

Mustang Island State Park
Take advantage of cooler nights to view the Fall constellations from Mustang Island State Park.
Oct 26
8:00p
End Date

New Moon Hike

Estero Llano Grande State Park
A two-hour hike at night, led by knowledgeable rangers. You've seen the park in the daytime, now see it at night!
Oct 26
8:30p
End Date

Blacklight Night Hike!

Fairfield Lake State Park
Our most popular nighttime event is back and better than ever! Join us every Saturday night in October as we blacklight for scorpions and "sniff" for spiders!
Oct 27 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph/Canyon Walking Tour | NO TOURS OFFERED AFTER 10/13/2019

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
NO TOURS WILL BE OFFERED AFTER 10/13/2019. For the month of October, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Oct 27
7:00a
End Date

Last Sunday Hike - Halloween Hike

Wyler Aerial Tramway
Want to do a quick hike?
Oct 27
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Bird Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Oct 27
8:30a
End Date

Birding 101

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a ranger for an introduction to the great hobby of birding.
Oct 27
9:00a
End Date

Fishing with a Ranger

Huntsville State Park
Come fish with a park ranger!
Oct 27
9:00a
End Date

Fall Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join our Hawk Watch Count Master and volunteers as they ID and document thousands of migrating raptors. Weather permitting.
Oct 27
9:00a
End Date

Honey Creek Sunday Nature Hike

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Join us to learn the about the cultural and natural history of Honey Creek.
Oct 27
9:30a
End Date

Summit Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we hike to the top of Enchanted Rock!
Oct 27
10:00a
End Date

Bay Explorations

Galveston Island State Park
Become a Galveston Bay warrior and uncover life on and in the bay waters.
Oct 27
10:00a
End Date

Nature Program

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Come learn about the plants and/or animals of Goliad State Park!
Oct 27
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Oct 27
10:00a
End Date

Creekfield Lake Nature Walk

Brazos Bend State Park
Come and join us on a ½-mile hike on our beautifully paved trail!
Oct 27
10:00a
End Date

Mushy Hike

Cooper Lake State Park - South Sulphur Unit
Autumn rains bring out mushroom brains! Learn to ID on a guided hike.
Oct 27
10:00a
End Date

Skins, Skulls, Scales and Scat

Pedernales Falls State Park
See, feel, and smell examples of local Hill Country Wildlife!
Oct 27
11:00a
End Date

Green Scene Sustainability Event

Get a West Texas-style introduction to all things environmentally sustainable Oct. 26-27 at the Terlingua Green Scene Sustainability Festival. Held at the Terlingua Ghost Town, the festival will include demonstrations on everything from solar power and sustainable gardening to making papercrete and recycling; as well as demos on how to protect our night sky. The event is hosted by the Terlingua Community Garden in partnership with Big Bend Ranch State Park - Texas Parks and Wildlife.
Oct 27
11:00a
End Date

Edible Plant Hike

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Can I eat that? Find out with this ranger-led hike!
Oct 27
11:30a
End Date

Geocaching 101

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join us for a Halloween themed geocaching adventure!
Oct 27
11:30a
End Date

Beginning Fly Fishing Class

Austin, TX - Oskar Blues Brewery & Taproom
Learn the basics to begin Fly Fishing. Ideal for beginners.
Oct 27
1:00p
End Date

Sea Center Spooktacular

Sea Center Texas
Join Sea Center Texas for its annual Halloween Spooktacular!
Oct 27
1:00p
End Date

Pond Life Program

Brazos Bend State Park
Meet at the Observation Tower on the 40 Acre Lake trail to discover what animals make up the bottom of the food chain in the swamp.
Oct 27
2:00p
End Date

Guided History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
Oct 27
2:00p
End Date

Electric Tram Tour

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a narrated ranger-driven, two-hour tour of the park in a quiet electric tram. Reservations required.
Oct 27
2:00p
End Date

Arts in the Park

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Fall in love with the outdoors through your artistic side!
Oct 27
2:00p
End Date

River Rock Crawl

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Dip, duck, crouch, and crawl your way through the Paluxy River Trail!
Oct 27
2:30p
End Date

The Good, the Bad and the Creepy-crawly

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Wondering what critters call the park home?
Oct 27
3:00p
End Date

The Scoop on Poop

Cooper Lake State Park - Doctors Creek Unit
Do you know whose scat? Can you recreate that? Get the scoop and create your own poop!
Oct 27
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Oct 28
9:00a
End Date

Fall Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join our Hawk Watch Count Master and volunteers as they ID and document thousands of migrating raptors. Weather permitting.
Oct 29
9:00a
End Date

Fall Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join our Hawk Watch Count Master and volunteers as they ID and document thousands of migrating raptors. Weather permitting.
Oct 29
9:00a
End Date

Nature Tour

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Discover the birds, bugs, and plants that make the south Texas floodplain so unique.
Oct 29
10:00a
End Date

Native Edible and Medicinal Plants Walk

McKinney Falls State Park
Join us for explorations in ethnobotany! Learn the names and historic uses of common Texas Hill Country plants.
Oct 29
10:00a
End Date

Sul Ross University Career Fair

Alpine, TX - Morgan University Center
Talk to a recruiter about internship and career opportunities with the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department.
Oct 29
1:30p
End Date

What's That Sound?

Davis Mountains State Park
Wondering what you heard outside your tent last night? This program will help you identify the calls of the wild things in our park!
Oct 29
2:00p
End Date

History of Calliham

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you love history? Perhaps you are just a little curious about the park attractions and local history. Come to this presentation to have your questions answered.
Oct 29
4:00p
End Date

Welcome to the Davis Mountains

Davis Mountains State Park
Discover our beautiful region where there's more than meets the eye.
Oct 30 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph/Canyon Walking Tour | NO TOURS OFFERED AFTER 10/13/2019

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
NO TOURS WILL BE OFFERED AFTER 10/13/2019. For the month of October, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Oct 30
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Bird Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Oct 30
9:00a
End Date

Fall Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join our Hawk Watch Count Master and volunteers as they ID and document thousands of migrating raptors. Weather permitting.
Oct 30
9:00a
End Date

Nature Tour

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Discover the birds, bugs, and plants that make the south Texas floodplain so unique.
Oct 30
10:00a
End Date

Homeschool Program - Monarch Migration

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Learn all about the Monarch butterflies' migration. Register here!
Oct 30
2:00p
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!
Oct 31 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph/Canyon Walking Tour | NO TOURS OFFERED AFTER 10/13/2019

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
NO TOURS WILL BE OFFERED AFTER 10/13/2019. For the month of October, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Oct 31
9:00a
End Date

Hike with a Homeless Dog

Davis Mountains State Park
Help a homeless dog have a great time on the trail!
Oct 31
9:00a
End Date

Fall Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join our Hawk Watch Count Master and volunteers as they ID and document thousands of migrating raptors. Weather permitting.
Oct 31
2:00p
End Date

Fort Davis Tales

Indian Lodge
Come hear how the coolest town in Texas came to be.
Oct 31
2:00p
End Date

History of Calliham

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you love history? Perhaps you are just a little curious about the park attractions and local history. Come to this presentation to have your questions answered.
Oct 31
2:30p
End Date

The Ghosts of Ranches Past

Hill Country State Natural Area
All throughout Hill Country SNA you’ll find the ghosts of our ranching days…

November 2019

Nov 1
8:00a
End Date

First Friday Birding

Palmetto State Park
On the first Friday of every month join park staff as we see what we can see. From first time fledglings to seasoned eagle eyes, all are welcome.
Nov 1
10:00a
End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Nov 1
10:00a
End Date

Choke Canyon Nature Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Join our interpretive park ranger on this short guided hike as we explore all that nature and wildlife have to offer within Choke Canyon State Park.
Nov 1
1:00p
End Date

Project WILD Facilitator Training

College Station, TX - Biodiversity Research and Teaching Collections
Training and certification to conduct Texas Project WILD, Aquatic WILD, and Growing Up WILD workshops - prerequisite required
Nov 1
1:30p
End Date

Butterfly and Dragonfly Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a ranger-led hike through the park noting these beautiful insects, some found nowhere else but in South Texas.
Nov 1
2:00p
End Date

Meet the Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Nov 1
3:00p
End Date

Buggin' Out!

Hill Country State Natural Area
Discover why these crawlies aren’t so creepy after all!
Nov 1
3:30p
End Date

Young Naturalists Children's Program

Bulverde, TX - Mammen Family Public Library
Join Ranger Holly at the library every month!
Nov 1
5:30p
End Date

Samhain Hike

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Take a challenging hike and learn the rich history behind samhain.
Nov 1
7:00p
End Date

Starrytelling

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Johnson Branch Unit
Take a closer look at the night sky!
Nov 1
7:00p
End Date

Wonders of the Night

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Isle Du Bois Unit
Join a ranger for a night hike to find what goes bump in the night!
Nov 1
8:00p
End Date

Night Hike: Nature's Night Shift

Caddo Lake State Park
Join a park ranger to learn about nature’s night shift and how these animals survive in the dark!
Nov 2
7:30a
End Date

Friends of GCSNA Recharge Run

Government Canyon State Natural Area
Get in on our annual 8K or 15K Trail Run!
Nov 2
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Bird Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Nov 2
8:30a
End Date

Coffee With Rangers

Cleburne State Park
Campfire coffee and questions with rangers
Nov 2
9:00a
End Date

Honey Creek Saturday Morning Nature Hike

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Join us to learn the about the cultural and natural history of Honey Creek.
Nov 2
9:00a
End Date

Lake Hike

Abilene State Park
Get outside, get fit!
Nov 2
9:00a
End Date

Birding Walk on the Wild Side

Davis Mountains State Park
Explore bird life on a slow nature walk through Limpia Canyon with experienced volunteers.
Nov 2
9:00a
End Date

Dutch Oven Cooking

Daingerfield State Park
Come join the Dutch Oven D.O.G.s for great food and fellowship the first Saturday of the month.
Nov 2
9:00a
End Date

Volunteer Workday

Village Creek State Park
Recovery from hurricane Harvey continues at Village Creek State Park. We are working hard to get more of our trails and other areas of the park open for visitors and we need your help. On the first Saturday of every month, we are inviting anyone who has an hour, or two, or more that they can volunteer, to come lend a hand to get the park back in shape.
Nov 2
9:00a
End Date

Park Cleanup

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Get your #trashtag on and get a FREE day pass for your next visit!
Nov 2
9:00a
End Date

Wandering Winged Walk

Mother Neff State Park
Learn winged wildlife watching basics.
Nov 2
9:00a
End Date

Coffee, Crafts, and Conversation

Caddo Lake State Park
Start your cool fall morning with a cup o' joe, a fun craft, and conversation with a ranger.
Nov 2
9:00a
End Date

Birding 101

Guadalupe River State Park
Experience the fun of bird-watching!
Nov 2
9:00a
End Date

Intro to Nature Photography

Eisenhower State Park
Looking for a fun new way to connect with your physical surroundings? Join park host Tom Hadley and learn the basics of nature photography!
Nov 2
9:00a
End Date

McKinney Falls State Park | One Night Event | Texas Outdoor Family | Central TX (Registration Closed: FULL)

McKinney Falls State Park
Join us for a fun-filled weekend and discover the joys of camping in your Texas State Parks.
Nov 2
9:00a
End Date

NaNoWriMo Write-in Palo Duro!

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Join Ranger Lindsay and let the canyon inspire your next novel
Nov 2
9:30a
End Date

Franklin Mountains State Park | One Night Event | Texas Outdoor Family | West TX (Registration Open until 10/30)

Franklin Mountains State Park
Join us for a fun-filled weekend and discover the joys of camping in your Texas State Parks.
Nov 2
9:30a
End Date

Summit Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we hike to the top of Enchanted Rock!
Nov 2
9:30a
End Date

Rise-N-Shine Hike!

Fairfield Lake State Park
Join us for a two-mile nature trail hike to get your day started on the right foot!
Nov 2
10:00a
End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Nov 2
10:00a
End Date

Ranger-led Hikes

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Enjoy nature with a ranger-led hike!
Nov 2
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Nov 2
10:00a
End Date

Nature Program

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Come learn about the plants and/or animals of Goliad State Park!
Nov 2
10:00a
End Date

Choke Canyon Nature Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Join our interpretive park ranger on this short guided hike as we explore all that nature and wildlife have to offer within Choke Canyon State Park.
Nov 2
10:00a
End Date

Prairie Walk

Galveston Island State Park
Learn about the coastal prairie on a guided walk
Nov 2
10:00a
End Date

Legacy of the Lost Pines

Bastrop State Park
Join a Texas Master Naturalist on a guided hike through the trails of Bastrop State Park!
Nov 2
10:00a
End Date

Marvelous Mammals Hike

Lockhart State Park
Meet the mammals of Lockhart State Park!
Nov 2
10:00a
End Date

The Gift of Public Lands - Guided Hike!

Buescher State Park
Join a Master Naturalist in Buescher State Park to discover the gifts that were given to you and everyone in Texas!
Nov 2
10:00a
End Date

Austin Powwow and American Indian Heritage Festival

Austin, TX - Travis County Exposition Center
Join us at this family-friendly event celebrating the traditions and heritage of Native American Culture.
Nov 2
10:00a
End Date

Bark in the Park

Pedernales Falls State Park
Trailblazing with your favorite furry friend!
Nov 2
10:00a
End Date

Nature's Palette

Hill Country State Natural Area
When you look a little closer, the colors of Hill Country State Natural Area may surprise you.
Nov 2
10:00a
End Date

Guided Hike - Gorman Spring Trail and Gorman Falls

Colorado Bend State Park
Bring out your adventurous side! Hike the historic Gorman Spring Trail and after a break, hike to the Gorman Falls.
Nov 2
10:00a
End Date

Dutch Oven Cooking: History in a Black Pot

Tyler State Park
Caution: You will be hooked!
Nov 2
11:00a
End Date

Nature Cubs Club

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Attention all lil' nature lovers, Sheldon Lake State Park has an event just for you!
Nov 2
11:00a
End Date

Junior Ranger: Leaf Hunt

Caddo Lake State Park
Fall leaves can be found in a variety of shapes and colors!
Nov 2
11:00a
End Date

Become a junior ranger!

Cleburne State Park
Join a us for some fun as we explore the park and complete activities in the junior ranger journal. Those completing their activities will earn a badge! A free activity journal and pencils will be provided.
Nov 2
11:30a
End Date

Guided Nature Hike

Lake Somerville State Park - Birch Creek Unit
Join us for a guided hike on our trails throughout the park and enjoy the surrounding nature.
Nov 2
1:00p
End Date

Nature Hike

Lake Somerville State Park - Nails Creek Unit
Join a park ranger for a guided nature hike
Nov 2
1:00p
End Date

Squirrel School

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Johnson Branch Unit
Squirrel!
Nov 2
2:00p
End Date

Guided History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
Nov 2
2:00p
End Date

Skins & 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!
Nov 2
2:00p
End Date

Meet the Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Nov 2
2:00p
End Date

Skins & Skulls

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Come learn about the animals in the woods.
Nov 2
2:00p
End Date

Sylvan Saunter

Tyler State Park
Treat yourself and rediscover the outdoors at a slow pace.
Nov 2
2:00p
End Date

Geocaching 101

Cleburne State Park
Learn the basics of geocaching and try your hand at this high-tech treasure hunt! A few caches will be hidden for you to practice this new skill. GPS units will be provided.
Nov 2
3:00p
End Date

Ask a Ranger

Mustang Island State Park
Ever wonder what lives in the holes at the beach or why don't we rake the sargassum seaweed? Come to the day-use beach to get some answers!
Nov 2
3:00p
End Date

Corn Husk Dolls

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Johnson Branch Unit
Join us for a harvest time craft!
Nov 2
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Nov 2
4:00p
End Date

Prehistoric Hunting - The Atlatl

Pedernales Falls State Park
How well can you use ancient technology to survive?
Nov 2
4:00p
End Date

Art in the park – watercolors

Cleburne State Park
Use your imagination or observation skills to paint using watercolors. Join a ranger for basic watercolor instructions and creates a one of a kind personal park souvenir. You provide the creativity and we will provide the painting supplies.
Nov 2
5:30p
End Date

The Vanishing Pumpkin story time!

Lake Whitney State Park
Witches, ghouls and rapscallions play tricks as they look for the missing pumpkin. Relax in the park while a ranger reads this fun family book from Tony Johnson
Nov 2
6:00p
End Date

Making Memories From Nature

Fort Parker State Park
Gather inspiration on a short hike before we paint!
Nov 2
6:00p
End Date

Inks Lake Star Party!

Inks Lake State Park
Join Austin Astronomical Society and get up close and personal with our solar system!
Nov 2
6:30p
End Date

Come & Explore the Stargazing Program

Devils River State Natural Area
Join the San Antonio Astronomical Society and Devils River park staff for an evening of stargazing with variety of telescopes for viewing the night sky. Free to the Public
Nov 2
6:30p
End Date

Storytelling Down In The Hollow

Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway
“Listen to stories, cowboy poetry and folklore in a beautiful setting.”
Nov 2
7:00p
End Date

Owl Prowl

Lockhart State Park
Whooo lives in Lockhart State Park?
Nov 2
7:00p
End Date

Night Hike

Cleburne State Park
Join a ranger for a short night hike and learn about nocturnal animals while experiencing the park after dark. We may even see or hear a few creatures of the night.
Nov 2
7:30p
End Date

Star Party in the Park

Lake Whitney State Park
NOTICE a Time change! Join us for a relaxing evening at beautiful Lake Whitney State Park. See the moon and stars through a telescope with Larry Smith, a retired astronomy ranger of the National Park Service.
Nov 2
7:30p
End Date

Wildlife in the Stars

Mother Neff State Park
Look up to see creatures in the skies above our park.
Nov 2
7:30p
End Date

Inks Lake Star Party

Inks Lake State Park
Join the Austin Astronomical Society volunteers and use their telescopes to gaze up at the Night Sky.
Nov 2
8:00p
End Date

Fall Constellation Tour

Mustang Island State Park
Take advantage of cooler nights to view the Fall constellations from Mustang Island State Park.
Nov 3
7:00a
End Date

Women Hike - Harriet Hike

Wyler Aerial Tramway
Let's celebrate Harriet Tubman's legacy with a quick hike up Thousand Steps!
Nov 3
8:00a
End Date

Coffee with the Birds

Pedernales Falls State Park
Grab your coffee and binoculars then join a ranger at our Bird Blinds!
Nov 3
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Bird Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Nov 3
9:00a
End Date

Sunday Afternoon Ranger Walks

Palmetto State Park
Join us for a guided hike of Palmetto State Park. All ages welcome.
Nov 3
9:00a
End Date

Fall Plant Walk

Government Canyon State Natural Area
Nov 3
9:30a
End Date

Summit Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we hike to the top of Enchanted Rock!
Nov 3
10:00a
End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Nov 3
10:00a
End Date

Bay Explorations

Galveston Island State Park
Become a Galveston Bay warrior and uncover life on and in the bay waters.
Nov 3
10:00a
End Date

Nature Program

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Come learn about the plants and/or animals of Goliad State Park!
Nov 3
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Nov 3
10:00a
End Date

#HarrietHikes at Huntsville State Park

Huntsville State Park
We will be hosting our own series of #HarrietHikes at Huntsville SP in honor of Harriet Tubman and her life!
Nov 3
10:00a
End Date

Fiesta!

Big Bend Ranch State Park
Celebrate the 10th anniversary of Big Bend Ranch State Park by joining the Fiesta!
Nov 3
10:30a
End Date

Falls and Fossils

Pedernales Falls State Park
Discover the secrets behind the wondrous Pedernales Falls!
Nov 3
11:00a
End Date

Overlook Hike

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Grab your boots and join a ranger for a hike to the best view in the park!
Nov 3
11:30a
End Date

Geocaching 101

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Have an extra hour to spend today? Find a geocache! Join us for a high-tech, modern day treasure hunt.
Nov 3
2:00p
End Date

Guided History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
Nov 3
2:00p
End Date

Electric Tram Tour

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a narrated ranger-driven, two-hour tour of the park in a quiet electric tram. Reservations required.
Nov 3
2:00p
End Date

Edible Plant Hike

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Can I eat that? Find out with this ranger-led hike!
Nov 3
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Nov 5
10:00a
End Date

Homeschool Class: Ancient Spear Throwing

Lockhart State Park
Experience Lockhart State Park as an outdoor classroom in this program for school-age kids! Registration required.
Nov 5
11:00a
End Date

TAMUCC Veterans, Criminal Justice and Govt Agencies Expo

Corpus Christi, TX - University Center
Join Texas Parks and Wildlife Recruiting at Texas A&M University Corpus Christi's Expo for Veterans, Criminal Justice and Government Agencies.
Nov 5
1:00p
End Date

Texas A&M University at Galveston - Career Fair

Galveston, TX - Aggie Special Event Center (ASEC)
Talk with a Texas Parks and Wildlife Recruiter about internship and career opportunities.
Nov 5
1:00p
End Date

Howard Payne University Career Fair

Brownwood, TX - Mabee University Center
Talk to a Texas Parks and Wildlife recruiter about internship and career opportunities at this Career Fair.
Nov 5
1:30p
End Date

What's That Sound?

Davis Mountains State Park
Wondering what you heard outside your tent last night? This program will help you identify the calls of the wild things in our park!
Nov 5
2:00p
End Date

History of Calliham

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you love history? Perhaps you are just a little curious about the park attractions and local history. Come to this presentation to have your questions answered.
Nov 5
4:00p
End Date

Welcome to the Davis Mountains

Davis Mountains State Park
Discover our beautiful region where there's more than meets the eye.
Nov 5
7:00p
End Date

Line Dancing Class

Lockhart State Park
Don't miss the music and fun in this family-friendly dance class! All ages and abilities welcome.
Nov 6
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Bird Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Nov 6
10:00a
End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Nov 6
10:00a
End Date

Homeschool Program - Watercolor Nature Scenes

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join Ranger Amy to learn how to watercolor nature scenes. Register here!
Nov 6
1:00p
End Date

University of North Texas All Majors Career Fair

Denton, TX - UNT Union Ballroom 134
Talk to a Texas Parks and Wildlife recruiter about career opportunities and internships.
Nov 6
2:00p
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!
Nov 6
2:00p
End Date

Homeschool Class: Ancient Spear Throwing

Lockhart State Park
Experience Lockhart State Park as an outdoor classroom in this program for school-age kids! Registration required.
Nov 7
9:00a
End Date

Hike with a Homeless Dog

Davis Mountains State Park
Help a homeless dog have a great time on the trail!
Nov 7
10:00a
End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Nov 7
10:00a
End Date

Homeschool Class: Ancient Spear Throwing

Lockhart State Park
Experience Lockhart State Park as an outdoor classroom in this program for school-age kids! Registration required.
Nov 7
2:00p
End Date

Fort Davis Tales

Indian Lodge
Come hear how the coolest town in Texas came to be.
Nov 7
2:00p
End Date

History of Calliham

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you love history? Perhaps you are just a little curious about the park attractions and local history. Come to this presentation to have your questions answered.
Nov 8
8:00a
End Date

Early Bird Birding

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger as we go in search of the birds that call Enchanted Rock home.
Nov 8
10:00a
End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Nov 8
10:00a
End Date

Choke Canyon Nature Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Join our interpretive park ranger on this short guided hike as we explore all that nature and wildlife have to offer within Choke Canyon State Park.
Nov 8
10:30a
End Date

Nature Walk

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger as we search for the little things that make Enchanted Rock special!
Nov 8
1:30p
End Date

Butterfly and Dragonfly Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a ranger-led hike through the park noting these beautiful insects, some found nowhere else but in South Texas.
Nov 8
1:30p
End Date

Butterflies, Bugs & Bees, Oh My!

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
We're on the hunt for all things that crawl or fly!
Nov 8
2:00p
End Date

Meet the Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Nov 8
5:00p
End Date

Evening Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Nov 8
6:00p
End Date

Night Geocaching

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Isle Du Bois Unit
Become a nocturnal treasure hunter!
Nov 8
6:00p
End Date

Night Hike

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Explore the sounds, smells, and sights of the park at night!
Nov 9
8:00a
End Date

CANCELLED Presa Canyon All-Day Guided Hike

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED.
Nov 9
8:15a
End Date

Tyler State Park Birding Tour

Tyler State Park
Let's go birding!
Nov 9
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Bird Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Nov 9
8:30a
End Date

Coffee With Rangers

Cleburne State Park
Campfire coffee and questions with rangers
Nov 9
8:30a
End Date

Prairie Plant-a-Thon

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Join us for our annual prairie planting event!
Nov 9
8:30a
End Date

Coffee and Conversation with a Ranger

Colorado Bend State Park
Join a ranger for Coffee and Conversation at the Amphitheater.
Nov 9
8:30a
End Date

Hike the Canyon

Government Canyon State Natural Area
Join us on the second Saturday of the month for a guided hike.
Nov 9
9:00a
End Date

Honey Creek Saturday Morning Nature Hike

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Join us to learn the about the cultural and natural history of Honey Creek.
Nov 9
9:00a
End Date

Birding Walk on the Wild Side

Davis Mountains State Park
Explore bird life on a slow nature walk through Limpia Canyon with experienced volunteers.
Nov 9
9:00a
End Date

Wandering Winged Walk

Mother Neff State Park
Learn winged wildlife watching basics.
Nov 9
9:00a
End Date

Birds, Bugs, and Botany

Hill Country State Natural Area
Birding is about more than just identification, it’s about discovering the secrets of a bird’s habitat.
Nov 9
9:00a
End Date

Nature Walk-About

Galveston Island State Park
Celebration of nature, free admission, fun for the entire family with many activities and education
Nov 9
9:00a
End Date

Archery in the Park

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Johnson Branch Unit
Learn how to shoot!
Nov 9
9:30a
End Date

Guided Canoe Trip

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Want to go out on a canoe, but not sure how to get started? Join a park guide for a fun paddling adventure. Register here!
Nov 9
9:30a
End Date

Summit Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we hike to the top of Enchanted Rock!
Nov 9
10:00a
End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Nov 9
10:00a
End Date

Ranger-led Hikes

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Enjoy nature with a ranger-led hike!
Nov 9
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Nov 9
10:00a
End Date

Nature Program

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Come learn about the plants and/or animals of Goliad State Park!
Nov 9
10:00a
End Date

Choke Canyon Nature Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Join our interpretive park ranger on this short guided hike as we explore all that nature and wildlife have to offer within Choke Canyon State Park.
Nov 9
10:00a
End Date

Prairie Walk

Galveston Island State Park
Learn about the coastal prairie on a guided walk
Nov 9
10:00a
End Date

Tiny Predators; Tiny Prey

Buescher State Park
Come enjoy a guided hike with a Texas Master Naturalist as you learn about the frightening side of the insect world!
Nov 9
10:00a
End Date

Angler Education Instructor Training Workshop

Pearland, TX - Bass Pro Shops Pearland
Become a TPWD Certified Angler Education Instructor
Nov 9
10:00a
End Date

Yucca: The Desert Multi-Tool!

Franklin Mountains State Park
What can you use yucca plants for?
Nov 9
10:00a
End Date

Wildlife Detectives Hike

Lockhart State Park
Help us search for clues of the animals that live around us!
Nov 9
10:00a
End Date

Winedale Tours and Buffalo Soldiers

Round Top, TX - Winedale historic complex
Buffalo Soldiers, Historical Tours, Living History, Museum day, Family activity,
Nov 9
10:00a
End Date

Brazos Valley Worldfest

Bryan, TX - Brazos Valley Expo Complex
Buffalo Soldiers and cultures from all over the world, good food, activities and more.
Nov 9
10:00a
End Date

Rio! Rio!

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
For centuries people have been settling along the San Antonio River, from native hunters and gatherers to European immigrants. Come see how they lived and changed the surrounding area at this exciting event!
Nov 9
10:00a
End Date

On The Right Track

San Angelo State Park
Ever wanted to learn how to identify different wildlife's footprints? Well now is your chance at San Angelo State Park. We will be showing what the tracks look like, interesting facts about the animals, and we will be making a track mold for you to decorate and take home.
Nov 9
10:00a
End Date

Falls and Fossils

Pedernales Falls State Park
Discover the secrets behind the wondrous Pedernales Falls!
Nov 9
10:30a
End Date

Birding 101: Introduction to Birding

Tyler State Park
Everybody's a birder!
Nov 9
11:00a
End Date

Dutch Oven Cookin'

Cooper Lake State Park - Doctors Creek Unit
Learn to cook the old fashioned way! Join us at Cooper Lake State Park and savor the taste of years gone by.
Nov 9
11:00a
End Date

Dutch Oven Cooking Demo

Lockhart State Park
Come celebrate the holiday season by joining us for a primer in outdoor cooking with a dutch oven!
Nov 9
11:30a
End Date

Guided Nature Hike

Lake Somerville State Park - Birch Creek Unit
Join us for a guided hike on our trails throughout the park and enjoy the surrounding nature.
Nov 9
1:00p
End Date

Nature Hike

Lake Somerville State Park - Nails Creek Unit
Join a park ranger for a guided nature hike
Nov 9
2:00p
End Date

Guided History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
Nov 9
2:00p
End Date

Skins & 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!
Nov 9
2:00p
End Date

Meet the Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Nov 9
2:00p
End Date

Beginner's Birdwatching

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Learn the basics of identifying our winged friends!
Nov 9
2:00p
End Date

Lockhart State Park Adventure Race

Lockhart State Park
Ever dreamed about being on The Amazing Race? Now is your chance! Registration required.
Nov 9
2:00p
End Date

Art on the Go!

Fairfield Lake State Park
Join us on a quick art adventure, perfect for all skill levels. We will be using several art mediums, including sun paper, to create works of art inspired from the surrounding nature. Later you will use your observations to begin your very own nature journal!
Nov 9
3:00p
End Date

Country Campfire Construction

Pedernales Falls State Park
Learn to make your survival fire through many different methods!
Nov 9
3:00p
End Date

Lakeshore Nature Hike

Tyler State Park
Autumn edition
Nov 9
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Nov 9
4:00p
End Date

Dutch Oven Dessert

Mother Neff State Park
Join us for delicious dessert samples.
Nov 9
4:00p
End Date

Sunset Paddle

Galveston Island State Park
Adult paddling tour with sunset views.
Nov 9
6:00p
End Date

Moonlight Loop Trail Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger for a hike on the Loop Trail under the light of the moon.
Nov 9
7:00p
End Date

Birds!

Fort Parker State Park
Learn about the cool things birds do for humankind and play a birdcall game!
Nov 9
7:30p
End Date

Star Party with San Antonio Astronomical Association

Guadalupe River State Park
Join us for stargazing!
Nov 9
8:00p
End Date

Night Hike

Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway
Discover fun night time activities in the outdoors!
Nov 10
8:00a
End Date

Birding 101

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a ranger for an introduction to the great hobby of birding.
Nov 10
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Bird Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Nov 10
9:00a
End Date

Honey Creek Sunday Nature Hike

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Join us to learn the about the cultural and natural history of Honey Creek.
Nov 10
9:30a
End Date

Summit Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we hike to the top of Enchanted Rock!
Nov 10
10:00a
End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Nov 10
10:00a
End Date

Bay Explorations

Galveston Island State Park
Become a Galveston Bay warrior and uncover life on and in the bay waters.
Nov 10
10:00a
End Date

Nature Program

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Come learn about the plants and/or animals of Goliad State Park!
Nov 10
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Nov 10
11:00a
End Date

Spear Throwing - Atlatl

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Before the bow and arrow, there was the atlatl!
Nov 10
2:00p
End Date

Guided History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
Nov 10
2:00p
End Date

Dutch Oven Cooking

Palmetto State Park
We will show you how to bake and roast using a Dutch oven over a campfire.
Nov 10
2:00p
End Date

Electric Tram Tour

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a narrated ranger-driven, two-hour tour of the park in a quiet electric tram. Reservations required.
Nov 10
2:00p
End Date

Make Your Own Geocache

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Create your own hidden treasure chest and join the phenomenon that is geocaching!
Nov 10
2:00p
End Date

Geocaching 101

Pedernales Falls State Park
Join millions of others in the largest game of scavenger hunt!
Nov 10
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Nov 12
1:30p
End Date

What's That Sound?

Davis Mountains State Park
Wondering what you heard outside your tent last night? This program will help you identify the calls of the wild things in our park!
Nov 12
2:00p
End Date

History of Calliham

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you love history? Perhaps you are just a little curious about the park attractions and local history. Come to this presentation to have your questions answered.
Nov 12
4:00p
End Date

Welcome to the Davis Mountains

Davis Mountains State Park
Discover our beautiful region where there's more than meets the eye.
Nov 12
7:00p
End Date

Line Dancing Class

Lockhart State Park
Don't miss the music and fun in this family-friendly dance class! All ages and abilities welcome.
Nov 13
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Bird Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Nov 13
10:00a
End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Nov 13
2:00p
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!
Nov 14
9:00a
End Date

Hike with a Homeless Dog

Davis Mountains State Park
Help a homeless dog have a great time on the trail!
Nov 14
9:00a
End Date

Hike with a Ranger!

South Llano River State Park
Hike the West Canyon Loop trail with a ranger!
Nov 14
10:00a
End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Nov 14
2:00p
End Date

Fort Davis Tales

Indian Lodge
Come hear how the coolest town in Texas came to be.
Nov 14
2:00p
End Date

History of Calliham

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you love history? Perhaps you are just a little curious about the park attractions and local history. Come to this presentation to have your questions answered.
Nov 14
7:00p
End Date

Line Dancing Class

Lockhart State Park
Don't miss the music and fun in this family-friendly dance class! All ages and abilities welcome.
Nov 15
10:00a
End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Nov 15
10:00a
End Date

Choke Canyon Nature Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Join our interpretive park ranger on this short guided hike as we explore all that nature and wildlife have to offer within Choke Canyon State Park.
Nov 15
10:00a
End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Come join our interpretive park ranger for a one-hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Nov 15
1:30p
End Date

Butterfly and Dragonfly Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a ranger-led hike through the park noting these beautiful insects, some found nowhere else but in South Texas.
Nov 15
2:00p
End Date

Meet the Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Nov 15
2:30p
End Date

Symbiotic Sweeties

Hill Country State Natural Area
There are plenty of #RelationshipGoals in nature!
Nov 15
6:00p
End Date

Night Hike with a Ranger

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Johnson Branch Unit
Discover the dark side of Johnson Branch State Park!
Nov 15
7:00p
End Date

Nighttime Scavenger Hunt

Caddo Lake State Park
We've put a twist on your average scavenger hunt! Join us to explore Caddo Lake State Park in the dark while using your senses to find the items on our list.
Nov 16
8:00a
End Date

Bird Walk

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Join us to find the birds in the park!
Nov 16
8:15a
End Date

Tyler State Park Birding Tour

Tyler State Park
Let's bo birding!
Nov 16
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Bird Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Nov 16
8:30a
End Date

Volunteer Trail Work Day! Friends of the Lost Pines Trail Days!

Buescher State Park
Looking for a way to get some exercise while also spending time and helping to improve your local State Park?! Come join us and the Friends of the Lost Pines group on the third Saturday of every month and help Buescher State Park keep the trails looking beautiful and safe for everyone!
Nov 16
8:30a
End Date

Coffee With Rangers

Cleburne State Park
Campfire coffee and questions with rangers
Nov 16
8:30a
End Date

Explore the Canyon

Government Canyon State Natural Area
Join us on the third Saturday of each month for a new adventure!
Nov 16
8:30a
End Date

Coffee and Conversation with a Ranger

Colorado Bend State Park
Join a Ranger for hot coffee and conversation. Ask about the trails, the history of the park or the Junior Ranger Program.
Nov 16
9:00a
End Date

Honey Creek Saturday Morning Nature Hike

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Join us to learn the about the cultural and natural history of Honey Creek.
Nov 16
9:00a
End Date

Birding Walk on the Wild Side

Davis Mountains State Park
Explore bird life on a slow nature walk through Limpia Canyon with experienced volunteers.
Nov 16
9:00a
End Date

Go Fish - Learn to Fish Event!

McKinney Falls State Park
Join us at McKinney Falls State Park where youth and adults can learn the basics of fishing. Event start time is 9:00 A.M.
Nov 16
9:00a
End Date

Wandering Winged Walk

Mother Neff State Park
Learn winged wildlife watching basics.
Nov 16
9:00a
End Date

NaNoWriMo Write-in Palo Duro!

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Join Ranger Lindsay and let the canyon inspire your next novel
Nov 16
9:00a
End Date

Coffee, Crafts, and Conversation

Atlanta State Park
Start your cool fall morning with a cup o' joe, a fun craft, and conversation with a ranger.
Nov 16
9:00a
End Date

On the trail with the Buffalo Soldiers, Ft. Davis

Fort Davis, TX - Fort Davis NPS
Guided Hike with the Buffalo Soldiers, Davis Mountains, Fort Davis NPS, Living History, Free activities, Family fun, Outdoor learning, Reenactments.
Nov 16
9:00a
End Date

Buescher State Park | One Night Event | Texas Outdoor Family | Central TX (Registration Closed: FULL)

Buescher State Park
Join us for a fun-filled weekend and discover the joys of camping in your Texas State Parks.
Nov 16
9:00a
End Date

The Hunt - Photo Scavenger Hunt

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Johnson Branch Unit
See if you can snap the winning shot!
Nov 16
9:00a
End Date

Intro to Nature Photography

Eisenhower State Park
Looking for a fun new way to connect with your physical surroundings? Join park host Tom Hadley and learn the basics of nature photography!
Nov 16
9:30a
End Date

Summit Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we hike to the top of Enchanted Rock!
Nov 16
9:30a
End Date

Rise-N-Shine Hike!

Fairfield Lake State Park
Join us for a two-mile nature trail hike to get your day started on the right foot!
Nov 16
9:30a
End Date

On the Trail with the Buffalo Soldiers

Davis Mountains State Park
Join the Buffalo Soldiers at Fort Davis National Historic Site for a weekend of memorable experiences. Guided hikes will be offered from Davis Mountains State Park down into Fort Davis National Historic Site where the soldiers will bring history to life at the Fort parade grounds.
Nov 16
9:30a
End Date

Dinosaur Valley State Park | One Night Event | Texas Outdoor Family | Fort Worth Area (Full)

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Join us for a fun-filled weekend and discover the joys of camping in your Texas State Parks.
Nov 16
10:00a
End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Nov 16
10:00a
End Date

Ranger-led Hikes

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Enjoy nature with a ranger-led hike!
Nov 16
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Nov 16
10:00a
End Date

Nature Program

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Come learn about the plants and/or animals of Goliad State Park!
Nov 16
10:00a
End Date

Choke Canyon Nature Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Join our interpretive park ranger on this short guided hike as we explore all that nature and wildlife have to offer within Choke Canyon State Park.
Nov 16
10:00a
End Date

Prairie Walk

Galveston Island State Park
Learn about the coastal prairie on a guided walk
Nov 16
10:00a
End Date

Legacy of the Lost Pines

Bastrop State Park
Join a Texas Master Naturalist on a guided hike through the trails of Bastrop State Park!
Nov 16
10:00a
End Date

Gifts from the Trees Hike

Lockhart State Park
Discover the secrets of your backyard trees in this fun walk!
Nov 16
10:00a
End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Come join our interpretive park ranger for a one-hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Nov 16
10:00a
End Date

Tree ID Hike

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Isle Du Bois Unit
Meet and greet with a tree!
Nov 16
10:00a
End Date

Relaxing Family Nature Walk

Government Canyon State Natural Area
Ahhhhh......
Nov 16
10:00a
End Date

Trails, Cameras, Action!

Hill Country State Natural Area
Get your cameras ready and put your detective skills to the test!
Nov 16
10:00a
End Date

Animal Tracks

Abilene State Park
Come learn about animal tracks.
Nov 16
11:00a
End Date

The Hunt - Geocache Scavenger hunt

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Johnson Branch Unit
Gone Geocache Hunting!
Nov 16
11:00a
End Date

Painting in the Park

Atlanta State Park
Relax and hone your observation skills as you paint in nature using watercolors. We will provide the painting supplies… you provide the creativity!
Nov 16
11:00a
End Date

Hiking Through History

Pedernales Falls State Park
Join us on a hike through time, starting in modern history and hiking down to 300-million-year old fossils!
Nov 16
11:00a
End Date

Home Improvement: Beaver Pond Walk

Tyler State Park
The rodent that change its world.
Nov 16
11:30a
End Date

Guided Nature Hike

Lake Somerville State Park - Birch Creek Unit
Join us for a guided hike on our trails throughout the park and enjoy the surrounding nature.
Nov 16
1:00p
End Date

Nature Hike

Lake Somerville State Park - Nails Creek Unit
Join a park ranger for a guided nature hike
Nov 16
1:00p
End Date

The Hunt - Jr. Ranger Scavenger Hunt

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Johnson Branch Unit
A scavenger hunt for all our Jr. Rangers!
Nov 16
2:00p
End Date

Guided History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
Nov 16
2:00p
End Date

Skins & 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!
Nov 16
2:00p
End Date

Meet the Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Nov 16
2:00p
End Date

Freeze a Moment in Time

Mustang Island State Park
Create a unique pendant, keychain, sun-catcher or whatever your imagination dreams up with resin casting.
Nov 16
2:00p
End Date

Art on the Go!

Fairfield Lake State Park
Join us on a quick art adventure, perfect for all skill levels. We will be using several art mediums, including sun paper, to create works of art inspired from the surrounding nature. Later you will use your observations to begin your very own nature journal!
Nov 16
2:00p
End Date

Geocaching 101

Atlanta State Park
Ever dreamed of being a treasure hunter? Well, now you can be! Geocaching is all about exploring the great outdoors while looking for hidden treasure, or caches.
Nov 16
2:00p
End Date

Explore the Crosstimbers Hike

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Isle Du Bois Unit
Discover the natural beauty of north Texas.
Nov 16
2:00p
End Date

The Hunt- Leave No Trace Scavenger Hunt

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Johnson Branch Unit
Find the path the stewardship!
Nov 16
2:00p
End Date

Prehistoric Hunting - The Atlatl

Pedernales Falls State Park
How well can you use ancient technology to survive?
Nov 16
2:00p
End Date

Knotty-time for Kids

Tyler State Park
Learn some basic knots that every camper needs to know.
Nov 16
2:30p
End Date

Nature Journaling 101

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger as we learn how to keep a nature journal.
Nov 16
3:00p
End Date

Winter Survival

Tyler State Park
Be prepared for winter weather.
Nov 16
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Nov 16
5:30p
End Date

Night Hike

Government Canyon State Natural Area
Experience the canyon after dark.
Nov 16
5:30p
End Date

Astronomy 101

Pedernales Falls State Park
Learn how to get started stargazing on your own, navigating the sky and choosing the right gear!
Nov 16
6:00p
End Date

Moonshiner's Hike

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Join us on a moonshiner's adventure!
Nov 16
7:00p
End Date

Cross Timbers Cowboy Poetry and Stories

Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway
“Learning about our cowboy heritage can be fun!”
Nov 16
9:00p
End Date

Night Hike

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Come enjoy the night life in the park!
Nov 17
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Bird Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Nov 17
9:00a
End Date

Honey Creek Sunday Nature Hike

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Join us to learn the about the cultural and natural history of Honey Creek.
Nov 17
9:30a
End Date

Summit Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we hike to the top of Enchanted Rock!
Nov 17
10:00a
End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Nov 17
10:00a
End Date

Bay Explorations

Galveston Island State Park
Become a Galveston Bay warrior and uncover life on and in the bay waters.
Nov 17
10:00a
End Date

Nature Program

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Come learn about the plants and/or animals of Goliad State Park!
Nov 17
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Nov 17
10:00a
End Date

Twin Falls Nature Hike

Pedernales Falls State Park
Hike with us down to scenic Twin Falls!
Nov 17
11:30a
End Date

Art in the Park

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Create a one of a kind masterpiece to remember your adventure in the park!
Nov 17
2:00p
End Date

Guided History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
Nov 17
2:00p
End Date

Electric Tram Tour

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a narrated ranger-driven, two-hour tour of the park in a quiet electric tram. Reservations required.
Nov 17
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Nov 19
1:30p
End Date

What's That Sound?

Davis Mountains State Park
Wondering what you heard outside your tent last night? This program will help you identify the calls of the wild things in our park!
Nov 19
4:00p
End Date

Welcome to the Davis Mountains

Davis Mountains State Park
Discover our beautiful region where there's more than meets the eye.
Nov 19
7:00p
End Date

Line Dancing Class

Lockhart State Park
Don't miss the music and fun in this family-friendly dance class! All ages and abilities welcome.
Nov 20
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Bird Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Nov 20
10:00a
End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Nov 20
10:00a
End Date

Homeschool Program - Meditation

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Learn why, what, and how to meditate!
Nov 21
9:00a
End Date

Hike with a Homeless Dog

Davis Mountains State Park
Help a homeless dog have a great time on the trail!
Nov 21
9:00a
End Date

Hike with a Ranger!

South Llano River State Park
Hike the West Canyon Loop trail with a ranger!
Nov 21
10:00a
End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Nov 21
2:00p
End Date

Fort Davis Tales

Indian Lodge
Come hear how the coolest town in Texas came to be.
Nov 21
2:00p
End Date

Bird Bingo

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you like Bingo? Well, how about birds? Come put your bird identification skills to the test with a Bird Bingo game!
Nov 21
7:00p
End Date

Line Dancing Class

Lockhart State Park
Don't miss the music and fun in this family-friendly dance class! All ages and abilities welcome.
Nov 22
10:00a
End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Nov 22
10:00a
End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Come join our interpretive park ranger for a one-hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Nov 22
1:30p
End Date

Butterfly and Dragonfly Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a ranger-led hike through the park noting these beautiful insects, some found nowhere else but in South Texas.
Nov 22
2:00p
End Date

Meet the Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Nov 22
2:00p
End Date

Jeop-Birdy!

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Join our Interpretive Ranger in this fun game to test your bird knowledge.
Nov 22
2:30p
End Date

Fall Wildflower Wander

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join us on a wildflower photography hike!
Nov 22
5:00p
End Date

Evening Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Nov 22
6:00p
End Date

Night Hike

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Explore the sounds, smells, and sights of the park at night!
Nov 22
6:30p
End Date

Texas Outdoor Family Leadership Training | Cleburne State Park | (Application Open Until Nov 7)

Cleburne State Park
The Texas Outdoor Family program provides 900+ families with a "Learn to Camp" experience in Texas State Parks each year. Could you help?
Nov 22
7:00p
End Date

Stories in the Stars

Atlanta State Park
Join us to listen to constellation stories and look through a telescope!
Nov 23
8:00a
End Date

CANCELLED Upper Canyon Half-Day Guided Hike

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. This guided-only hike takes you into the remote upper sections of Seminole Canyon boundaries, where the participants will be led to several remnant-sites of the Southern Pacific railroad-era (1882--1892) and to the Seminole Watering Hole, a historical stopover/camp site for the U.S. Army's Detachment Black Seminole-Indian Scouts and their Lt. John L. Bullis.
Nov 23
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Bird Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Nov 23
8:30a
End Date

Coffee With Rangers

Cleburne State Park
Campfire coffee and questions with rangers
Nov 23
8:30a
End Date

First Catch Center Fishing Event

Humble, TX - Jesse H. Jones Park & Nature Center
Adults and youth (ages 8+) can learn the basics of fishing.
Nov 23
9:00a
End Date

Honey Creek Saturday Morning Nature Hike

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Join us to learn the about the cultural and natural history of Honey Creek.
Nov 23
9:00a
End Date

Birding Walk on the Wild Side

Davis Mountains State Park
Explore bird life on a slow nature walk through Limpia Canyon with experienced volunteers.
Nov 23
9:00a
End Date

Wandering Winged Walk

Mother Neff State Park
Learn winged wildlife watching basics.
Nov 23
9:00a
End Date

Huntsville State Park | One Night Event | Texas Outdoor Family | Houston TX (Registration Open until 11/20)

Huntsville State Park
Join us for a fun-filled weekend and discover the joys of camping in your Texas State Parks.
Nov 23
9:00a
End Date

Backcountry Buddies

Hill Country State Natural Area
New to hiking? Need hiking buddies? We’ve got you covered!
Nov 23
9:00a
End Date

Coffee, Crafts, and Conversation

Caddo Lake State Park
Start your cool fall morning with a cup o' joe, a fun craft, and conversation with a ranger.
Nov 23
9:00a
End Date

Dutch Oven Demo

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Johnson Branch Unit
Learn to bake a tasty dish in the dutch oven this holiday!
Nov 23
9:30a
End Date

Summit Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we hike to the top of Enchanted Rock!
Nov 23
10:00a
End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Nov 23
10:00a
End Date

Ranger-led Hikes

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Enjoy nature with a ranger-led hike!
Nov 23
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Nov 23
10:00a
End Date

Nature Program

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Come learn about the plants and/or animals of Goliad State Park!
Nov 23
10:00a
End Date

Prairie Walk

Galveston Island State Park
Learn about the coastal prairie on a guided walk
Nov 23
10:00a
End Date

Tiny Predators; Tiny Prey

Buescher State Park
Come enjoy a guided hike with a Texas Master Naturalist as you learn about the frightening side of the insect world!
Nov 23
10:00a
End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Come join our interpretive park ranger for a one-hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Nov 23
10:00a
End Date

Nature Navigation

Tyler State Park
Find your way through the outdoors without a map and compass.
Nov 23
10:00a
End Date

Predators of the Park Hike

Lockhart State Park
Everyone's on the menu at Lockhart State Park. Join us for a hike to learn about the critters on the higher end of the food chain!
Nov 23
10:00a
End Date

Permian Track Tour

San Angelo State Park
Permian track tour is an expedition to Little Foot Draw where you will see footprints that are over 200 million years old, left behind from creatures of the Permian Era.
Nov 23
10:00a
End Date

Hunters, Gatherers, and Cooking History Oh My!!

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Experience how early peoples of Dinosaur Valley acquired and prepared food.
Nov 23
11:00a
End Date

Caddo Lake: Created by Nature, Controlled by Man

Caddo Lake State Park
Just how was this East Texas treasure created? The answer is not so simple! Caddo Lake was created by a natural phenomenon, but over time it has been greatly altered by man.
Nov 23
11:00a
End Date

Turkey Time!

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Johnson Branch Unit
Celebrate the bird so special this season!
Nov 23
11:30a
End Date

Guided Nature Hike

Lake Somerville State Park - Birch Creek Unit
Join us for a guided hike on our trails throughout the park and enjoy the surrounding nature.
Nov 23
1:00p
End Date

Nature Hike

Lake Somerville State Park - Nails Creek Unit
Join a park ranger for a guided nature hike
Nov 23
1:00p
End Date

Art in the Park

Pedernales Falls State Park
Find your creative inspiration in the sights and shapes of nature!
Nov 23
1:00p
End Date

Gyotaku Fish Printing

Goose Island State Park
Try your hand at a traditional Japanese art form!
Nov 23
2:00p
End Date

Guided History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
Nov 23
2:00p
End Date

Skins & 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!
Nov 23
2:00p
End Date

Meet the Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Nov 23
2:00p
End Date

Chili Cook-off!

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Think you make the best chili in these here parts? Well, come and prove it!
Nov 23
2:00p
End Date

Turkey Talk

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Isle Du Bois Unit
It's time to Talk Turkey!
Nov 23
2:00p
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.
Nov 23
2:00p
End Date

Critter Scene Investigation Hike

Tyler State Park
Be an outdoor detective.
Nov 23
2:00p
End Date

Turkey Trap Ball Tourney

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Johnson Branch Unit
Play Ball!
Nov 23
2:00p
End Date

Campfire 101: Making Camping S’more Fun

Lockhart State Park
Join us for a fun afternoon of campfire instruction and s'mores!
Nov 23
2:00p
End Date

Rambling with a Ranger

Caddo Lake State Park
Join a park ranger to hike along the Caddo Forest Trail. During this relaxed hike we will enjoy nature's beauty and discuss various topics of interest.
Nov 23
3:00p
End Date

Geocaching 101

Pedernales Falls State Park
Join millions of others in the largest game of scavenger hunt!
Nov 23
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Nov 23
4:00p
End Date

Sunset Paddle

Galveston Island State Park
Adult kayak tour at sunset
Nov 23
4:00p
End Date

Gratitude Hike

Goose Island State Park
The perfect way to kick off your Thanksgiving holiday!
Nov 23
6:00p
End Date

Star Party!

South Llano River State Park
Come look through a telescope, find constellations, and more!
Nov 23
6:00p
End Date

Fall Constellations

Pedernales Falls State Park
The stars at night are big and bright!
Nov 23
6:30p
End Date

Stargazing 101

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger as we learn to navigate our dark skies.
Nov 23
7:00p
End Date

Fall Constellation Tour

Mustang Island State Park
Spanish and French explorers navigated by observing the stars. Peer through one of our telescopes and travel to the time before GPS.
Nov 24
7:00a
End Date

Last Sunday Hike

Wyler Aerial Tramway
Elevate your sense of adventure!
Nov 24
8:00a
End Date

Birding 101

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a ranger for an introduction to the great hobby of birding.
Nov 24
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Bird Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Nov 24
9:00a
End Date

Honey Creek Sunday Nature Hike

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Join us to learn the about the cultural and natural history of Honey Creek.
Nov 24
9:00a
End Date

Bark in the Park

Pedernales Falls State Park
Trailblazing with your favorite furry friend!
Nov 24
9:30a
End Date

Summit Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we hike to the top of Enchanted Rock!
Nov 24
10:00a
End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Nov 24
10:00a
End Date

Nature Program

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Come learn about the plants and/or animals of Goliad State Park!
Nov 24
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Nov 24
11:00a
End Date

Animal Investigations

Palmetto State Park
Join a ranger for a hands on exploration of some interesting creature features that help animals in the wild.
Nov 24
2:00p
End Date

Guided History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
Nov 24
2:00p
End Date

Electric Tram Tour

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a narrated ranger-driven, two-hour tour of the park in a quiet electric tram. Reservations required.
Nov 24
2:00p
End Date

Edible Plant Hike

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Can I eat that? Find out with this ranger-led hike!
Nov 24
2:00p
End Date

Hiking Through History

Pedernales Falls State Park
Join us on a hike through time, starting in modern history and hiking down to 300-million-year old fossils!
Nov 24
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Nov 26
1:30p
End Date

What's That Sound?

Davis Mountains State Park
Wondering what you heard outside your tent last night? This program will help you identify the calls of the wild things in our park!
Nov 26
4:00p
End Date

Welcome to the Davis Mountains

Davis Mountains State Park
Discover our beautiful region where there's more than meets the eye.
Nov 26
7:00p
End Date

Line Dancing Class

Lockhart State Park
Don't miss the music and fun in this family-friendly dance class! All ages and abilities welcome.
Nov 27
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Bird Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Nov 27
10:00a
End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Nov 27
10:00a
End Date

Heritage Hike

Hill Country State Natural Area
Join a park ranger on a guided hike to discover the past, present, and future of Hill Country State Natural Area!
Nov 27
4:00p
End Date

Gratitude Hike

Goose Island State Park
The perfect way to kick off your Thanksgiving holiday!
Nov 28
9:00a
End Date

Hike with a Homeless Dog

Davis Mountains State Park
Help a homeless dog have a great time on the trail!
Nov 28
10:00a
End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Nov 28
10:00a
End Date

Coffee, Crafts, and Conversation

Caddo Lake State Park
Start your cool fall morning with a cup o' joe, a fun craft, and conversation with a ranger.
Nov 28
10:00a
End Date

"T" is for Turkey

Colorado Bend State Park
Have fun finger painting turkeys!
Nov 28
10:00a
End Date

Turkey Talk!

Guadalupe River State Park
Find out more about this unique bird!
Nov 28
10:00a
End Date

Country Campfire Construction

Pedernales Falls State Park
Learn to make your survival fire through many different methods!
Nov 28
10:30a
End Date

2nd Annual Turkey Trot 5K

South Llano River State Park
Earn those Thanksgiving calories here at the park for our 2nd annual Turkey Trot 5K .
Nov 28
2:00p
End Date

Fort Davis Tales

Indian Lodge
Come hear how the coolest town in Texas came to be.
Nov 28
2:00p
End Date

Prehistoric Hunting - The Atlatl

Pedernales Falls State Park
How well can you use ancient technology to survive?
Nov 28
2:30p
End Date

Turkey Pass (or Pass the Turkey) Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join us on a cornucopia-shaped hike to the top of Enchanted Rock to work off your day's 'stuffings.'
Nov 28
3:00p
End Date

Thanksgiving Gobble Wobble

Caddo Lake State Park
Feeling full from your Thanksgiving feast? It's time to get your wobble on! Bring your family and give thanks for our public lands as we hike off the stuffing and turkey!
Nov 29 End Date

Opt-Out Paddles

Galveston Island State Park
Opt out of the biggest Shopping day of the year by taking an adult paddling tour. We have two trips going out this day 9am-12pm or 3:30pm-6:30pm
Nov 29
7:00a
End Date

#OptOutside Sunrise Hike

Hill Country State Natural Area
Why wake up early to go shopping when you could wake up early to go hiking?!
Nov 29
7:00a
End Date

#OptOutside Sunrise Hike

Caddo Lake State Park
Skip the long lines and join millions of Americans across the nation as they #OptOutside this Black Friday!
Nov 29
9:00a
End Date

Hike with a Ranger!

South Llano River State Park
Hike the West Canyon Loop trail with a ranger!
Nov 29
9:00a
End Date

12th Annual "Walk Off the Bird" Bird Walk

Tyler State Park
Spend Black Friday with our feathered friends.
Nov 29
10:00a
End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Nov 29
10:00a
End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Come join our interpretive park ranger for a one-hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Nov 29
10:00a
End Date

#OptOutside Big Tree Watercolors

Goose Island State Park
Skip the lines on Black Friday and opt outside instead!
Nov 29
10:00a
End Date

#OptOutside Hike

Lockhart State Park
Skip the craziness of the mall this Black Friday. Go on a hike instead!
Nov 29
10:00a
End Date

Black Friday Hike

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Johnson Branch Unit
Opt outside instead!
Nov 29
10:00a
End Date

Opt Outside: Cinco Tinajas Hike

Big Bend Ranch State Park
Walk off your Thanksgiving meal by joining a park ranger for a moderate hike along one of Big Bend Ranch State Park's hidden-treasure trails!
Nov 29
10:00a
End Date

Black Friday Hike

Colorado Bend State Park
Get out of the malls and into nature. Hike the Gorman Spring Trail and then hike to the Gorman Falls.
Nov 29
1:00p
End Date

#OptOutside Afternoon Hike

Caddo Lake State Park
Skip the long lines and join millions of Americans across the nation as they #OptOutside this Black Friday!
Nov 29
1:30p
End Date

Butterfly and Dragonfly Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a ranger-led hike through the park noting these beautiful insects, some found nowhere else but in South Texas.
Nov 29
1:30p
End Date

Tracking Table

Hill Country State Natural Area
Ready for a rousing game of Who Dung It?
Nov 29
2:00p
End Date

Meet the Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Nov 29
2:00p
End Date

Jeop-Birdy!

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Join our Interpretive Ranger in this fun game to test your bird knowledge.
Nov 29
2:00p
End Date

Fall in the Savannah

Tyler State Park
Autumn in the Post Oak Savannah
Nov 29
6:00p
End Date

Fall Constellations

Pedernales Falls State Park
The stars at night are big and bright!
Nov 30
8:00a
End Date

Basic Birders

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Johnson Branch Unit
Looking to get into birding?
Nov 30
8:00a
End Date

Bird Walk

Government Canyon State Natural Area
Nov 30
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Bird Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Nov 30
8:30a
End Date

Coffee With Rangers

Cleburne State Park
Campfire coffee and questions with rangers
Nov 30
8:30a
End Date

Coffee, Conversation and Dutch Oven Biscuits with a Ranger

Colorado Bend State Park
Start your day with hot coffee and Dutch Oven biscuits.
Nov 30
9:00a
End Date

Honey Creek Saturday Morning Nature Hike

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Join us to learn the about the cultural and natural history of Honey Creek.
Nov 30
9:00a
End Date

Birding Walk on the Wild Side

Davis Mountains State Park
Explore bird life on a slow nature walk through Limpia Canyon with experienced volunteers.
Nov 30
9:00a
End Date

Women Only Hike

Huntsville State Park
This hike is for women, only! (Sorry men)
Nov 30
9:00a
End Date

Last Saturday Volunteer Work Day

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join us in making the park better for everyone.
Nov 30
9:00a
End Date

Turkey Trot

Lockhart State Park
Ready, Set….Gobble! Join us for a 1-mile or 5K run / walk to celebrate fall in the park!
Nov 30
9:00a
End Date

Birds, Bugs, and Botany

Hill Country State Natural Area
Birding is about more than just identification, it’s about discovering the secrets of a bird’s habitat.
Nov 30
9:00a
End Date

Coffee, Crafts, and Conversation

Caddo Lake State Park
Start your cool fall morning with a cup o' joe, a fun craft, and conversation with a ranger.
Nov 30
9:00a
End Date

Lakeshore Fall Foliage Photography Hike

Tyler State Park
Bring your camera for this one.
Nov 30
9:30a
End Date

Summit Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we hike to the top of Enchanted Rock!
Nov 30
10:00a
End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Nov 30
10:00a
End Date

Ranger-led Hikes

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Enjoy nature with a ranger-led hike!
Nov 30
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Nov 30
10:00a
End Date

Nature Program

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Come learn about the plants and/or animals of Goliad State Park!
Nov 30
10:00a
End Date

Prairie Walk

Galveston Island State Park
Learn about the coastal prairie on a guided walk
Nov 30
10:00a
End Date

Legacy of the Lost Pines

Bastrop State Park
Join a Texas Master Naturalist on a guided hike through the trails of Bastrop State Park!
Nov 30
10:00a
End Date

Marvelous Mammals Hike

Lockhart State Park
Meet the mammals of Lockhart State Park!
Nov 30
10:00a
End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Come join our interpretive park ranger for a one-hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Nov 30
10:00a
End Date

Ornament Making Workshop

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join us to make a tree-ring ornament
Nov 30
10:00a
End Date

Deck the Halls

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Make Christmas decorations with natural materials
Nov 30
10:00a
End Date

Ask a Ranger

Mustang Island State Park
Ever wonder what lives in the holes at the beach or why don't we rake the sargassum seaweed? Come to the day-use beach to get some answers
Nov 30
10:00a
End Date

Cross Timbers Bird Walk

Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway
Join our guided birding walk in the park. How many species can we find?
Nov 30
10:00a
End Date

Build Your Own Camo

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Johnson Branch Unit
Its hunting season!
Nov 30
10:00a
End Date

Turkey Day Hike

San Angelo State Park
Need some extra motivation to burn off all that Thanksgiving Dinner? Come join us for a morning hike on the North Unit of the park, and lets burn some turkey and dressing calories.
Nov 30
11:00a
End Date

Nature Journaling

Caddo Lake State Park
Hone your observation skills and find a personal connection with nature through the art of nature journaling!
Nov 30
1:00p
End Date

Gyotaku Fish Printing

Goose Island State Park
Try your hand at a traditional Japanese art form!
Nov 30
1:30p
End Date

Santa Hat Trail Hike

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Hike with a little holiday cheer.
Nov 30
2:00p
End Date

Guided History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
Nov 30
2:00p
End Date

Skins & 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!
Nov 30
2:00p
End Date

Meet the Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Nov 30
2:00p
End Date

10 Essentials

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Do you know the ten essentials for camping and hiking?
Nov 30
2:00p
End Date

Fossil Dig

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Calling all Junior Rangers! Try your hand at real paleontology!
Nov 30
2:00p
End Date

Freeze a Moment in Time

Mustang Island State Park
Create a unique pendant, keychain, sun-catcher or whatever your imagination dreams up with resin casting.
Nov 30
2:00p
End Date

Block Printing Basics

Lockhart State Park
Try your hand at this unique art technique!
Nov 30
2:00p
End Date

Hike into History

Caddo Lake State Park
Hike through our historic park and learn about the work of the Civilian Conservation Corps. We will discuss their legacy and view examples of their craftsmanship.
Nov 30
2:00p
End Date

Penitentiary Hollow Wild Walk

Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway
Explore beautiful sandstone formations in remote areas only accessible on this guided hike.
Nov 30
2:00p
End Date

Survival Fire

Tyler State Park
Learn to build the fire that can keep you alive.
Nov 30
3:00p
End Date

Reading Ranger Campfire Stories

Tyler State Park
Enjoy a cozy campfire with a story.
Nov 30
3:00p
End Date

Campfire Time Travel

Fairfield Lake State Park
Bring your lawn chairs and join us for history around the campfire!
Nov 30
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Nov 30
3:30p
End Date

Christmas Tree Lighting

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join us to watch the park's tree light up!
Nov 30
4:00p
End Date

On the Hunt with Geocaching

Goose Island State Park
A modern-day treasure hunt that's fun for the whole family!
Nov 30
6:00p
End Date

Native Constellations of the Big Bend

Big Bend Ranch State Park
Join a park ranger for a tour of some of the darkest night skies in the continental United States!

December 2019

Dec 1 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of December the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Dec 1
7:30a
End Date

Women Hike

Wyler Aerial Tramway
Last one before the year ends!
Dec 1
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Bird Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Dec 1
9:30a
End Date

Summit Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we hike to the top of Enchanted Rock!
Dec 1
10:00a
End Date

Nature Program

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Come learn about the plants and/or animals of Goliad State Park!
Dec 1
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Dec 1
11:00a
End Date

Overlook Hike

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Grab your boots and join a ranger for a hike to the best view in the park!
Dec 1
2:00p
End Date

Guided History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
Dec 1
2:00p
End Date

Electric Tram Tour

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a narrated ranger-driven, two-hour tour of the park in a quiet electric tram. Reservations required.
Dec 1
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Dec 1
6:00p
End Date

History in Lights

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy the holidays with a beautiful evening stroll through the grounds of Mission Espiritu Santo.
Dec 2 End Date

Public Hunt: Park Interior Closed Dec. 2-4

Big Bend Ranch State Park
The interior of Big Bend Ranch State Park will be closed Dec. 2-4 for a public hunt.
Dec 2
6:00p
End Date

History in Lights

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy the holidays with a beautiful evening stroll through the grounds of Mission Espiritu Santo.
Dec 3
1:30p
End Date

What's That Sound?

Davis Mountains State Park
Wondering what you heard outside your tent last night? This program will help you identify the calls of the wild things in our park!
Dec 3
4:00p
End Date

Welcome to the Davis Mountains

Davis Mountains State Park
Discover our beautiful region where there's more than meets the eye.
Dec 3
6:00p
End Date

History in Lights

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy the holidays with a beautiful evening stroll through the grounds of Mission Espiritu Santo.
Dec 3
7:00p
End Date

Line Dancing Class

Lockhart State Park
Don't miss the music and fun in this family-friendly dance class! All ages and abilities welcome.
Dec 4 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of December the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Dec 4
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Bird Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Dec 4
6:00p
End Date

History in Lights

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy the holidays with a beautiful evening stroll through the grounds of Mission Espiritu Santo.
Dec 5 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of December the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Dec 5
9:00a
End Date

Hike with a Homeless Dog

Davis Mountains State Park
Help a homeless dog have a great time on the trail!
Dec 5
2:00p
End Date

Fort Davis Tales

Indian Lodge
Come hear how the coolest town in Texas came to be.
Dec 5
2:00p
End Date

Bird Bingo

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you like Bingo? Well, how about birds? Come put your bird identification skills to the test with a Bird Bingo game!
Dec 5
6:00p
End Date

History in Lights

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy the holidays with a beautiful evening stroll through the grounds of Mission Espiritu Santo.
Dec 5
7:00p
End Date

Line Dancing Class

Lockhart State Park
Don't miss the music and fun in this family-friendly dance class! All ages and abilities welcome.
Dec 6 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of December the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Dec 6
8:00a
End Date

First Friday Birding

Palmetto State Park
On the first Friday of every month join park staff as we see what we can see. From first time fledglings to seasoned eagle eyes, all are welcome.
Dec 6
8:00a
End Date

Wildlife Tax Valuation Workshop - Burnet

Burnet, TX - AgriLife Extension
Biologists will provide an overview of the wildlife tax valuation, developing a wildlife management plan, and management practices.
Dec 6
8:00a
End Date

Prescribed File Workshop: Benefits and Application

Cedar Creek, TX - LCRA – McKinney Roughs Nature Park
Prescribed File Workshop for landowners and managers -- the basics of using and applying prescribed burning to manage for quail, white-tailed deer, other wildlife species and livestock management.
Dec 6
10:00a
End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Come join our interpretive park ranger for a one-hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Dec 6
1:30p
End Date

Butterfly and Dragonfly Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a ranger-led hike through the park noting these beautiful insects, some found nowhere else but in South Texas.
Dec 6
2:00p
End Date

Meet the Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Dec 6
2:00p
End Date

Jeop-Birdy!

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Join our Interpretive Ranger in this fun game to test your bird knowledge.
Dec 6
3:30p
End Date

Young Naturalists Children's Program

Bulverde, TX - Mammen Family Public Library
Join Ranger Holly at the library every month!
Dec 6
5:00p
End Date

Evening Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Dec 6
6:00p
End Date

Night Hike

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Explore the sounds, smells, and sights of the park at night!
Dec 6
6:00p
End Date

History in Lights

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy the holidays with a beautiful evening stroll through the grounds of Mission Espiritu Santo.
Dec 7 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of December the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Dec 7
8:00a
End Date

CANCELLED Presa Canyon All-Day Guided Hike

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED.
Dec 7
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Bird Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Dec 7
8:30a
End Date

Coffee With Rangers

Cleburne State Park
Campfire coffee and questions with rangers
Dec 7
8:30a
End Date

Project WILD Workshop

25840 FM 1485 New Caney, TX - Lake Houston Wilderness Park
Learn to share conservation with children: Professional development for anyone who works with children.
Dec 7
9:00a
End Date

Honey Creek Saturday Morning Nature Hike

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Join us to learn the about the cultural and natural history of Honey Creek.
Dec 7
9:00a
End Date

Lake Hike

Abilene State Park
Get outside, get fit!
Dec 7
9:00a
End Date

Birding Walk on the Wild Side

Davis Mountains State Park
Explore bird life on a slow nature walk through Limpia Canyon with experienced volunteers.
Dec 7
9:00a
End Date

Dutch Oven Cooking

Daingerfield State Park
Come join the Dutch Oven D.O.G.s for great food and fellowship the first Saturday of the month.
Dec 7
9:00a
End Date

Volunteer Workday

Village Creek State Park
Recovery from hurricane Harvey continues at Village Creek State Park. We are working hard to get more of our trails and other areas of the park open for visitors and we need your help. On the first Saturday of every month, we are inviting anyone who has an hour, or two, or more that they can volunteer, to come lend a hand to get the park back in shape.
Dec 7
9:00a
End Date

Park Cleanup

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Get your #trashtag on and get a FREE day pass for your next visit!
Dec 7
9:00a
End Date

Ata What?

Colorado Bend State Park
Learn about the Atlatl and archery.
Dec 7
9:00a
End Date

Backcountry Buddies

Hill Country State Natural Area
New to hiking? Need hiking buddies? We’ve got you covered!
Dec 7
9:30a
End Date

Summit Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we hike to the top of Enchanted Rock!
Dec 7
10:00a
End Date

Ranger-led Hikes

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Enjoy nature with a ranger-led hike!
Dec 7
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Dec 7
10:00a
End Date

Nature Program

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Come learn about the plants and/or animals of Goliad State Park!
Dec 7
10:00a
End Date

The Gift of Public Lands - Guided Hike!

Buescher State Park
Join a Master Naturalist in Buescher State Park to discover the gifts that were given to you and everyone in Texas!
Dec 7
10:00a
End Date

Plant Bingo Hike

Lockhart State Park
Join a Master Naturalist for a plant bingo game on the trails!
Dec 7
10:00a
End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Come join our interpretive park ranger for a one-hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Dec 7
10:00a
End Date

Dutch Oven Cooking: History in a Black Pot

Tyler State Park
Caution: You will be hooked!
Dec 7
10:00a
End Date

Coffee, Crafts, and Conversation

Caddo Lake State Park
Start your cool fall morning with a cup o' joe, a fun craft, and conversation with a ranger.
Dec 7
11:00a
End Date

Pearl Harbor Ceremony aboard the TEXAS

Battleship Texas State Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED.
Dec 7
11:00a
End Date

Ancient Spear Throwing

Lockhart State Park
Join us to learn the basics of prehistoric hunting with an atlatl!
Dec 7
1:00p
End Date

Christmas with the Fishes

Sea Center Texas
Santa is coming to Sea Center!
Dec 7
1:00p
End Date

Painting in the Park

Caddo Lake State Park
Relax and hone your observation skills as you paint in nature using watercolors. We will provide the painting supplies… you provide the creativity!
Dec 7
1:00p
End Date

Holiday Ornament Workshop

Goose Island State Park
Discover your new favorite holiday tradition!
Dec 7
2:00p
End Date

Guided History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
Dec 7
2:00p
End Date

Skins & 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!
Dec 7
2:00p
End Date

Meet the Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Dec 7
2:00p
End Date

Skins & Skulls

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Come learn about the animals in the woods.
Dec 7
2:00p
End Date

Christmas at the Ranch

South Llano River State Park
Celebrate Christmas with us at Mr. Buck's historic ranch home as we decorate trees, take pictures with Santa, some Christmas tunes on the front porch, hot chocolate, and more!
Dec 7
2:00p
End Date

Geocaching 101

Lockhart State Park
Join us for a high-tech treasure hunt!
Dec 7
2:00p
End Date

Navigation Revelation

Tyler State Park
What do you do when the GPS batteries die?
Dec 7
2:00p
End Date

Ornament Making Workshop

Fairfield Lake State Park
Join a ranger in creating fun holiday ornaments to hang on your tree! All ages and skill levels welcome but supplies are limited.
Dec 7
3:00p
End Date

For the Birds!

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Johnson Branch Unit
An outdoor ornament
Dec 7
3:00p
End Date

Rambling with a Ranger

Caddo Lake State Park
Join a park ranger to hike along the Caddo Forest Trail. During this relaxed hike we will enjoy nature's beauty and discuss various topics of interest.
Dec 7
3:00p
End Date

Survival Fire

Tyler State Park
Learn to build the fire that can keep you alive.
Dec 7
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Dec 7
3:30p
End Date

Reading Ranger Campfire Stories

Tyler State Park
Christmas Edition!
Dec 7
5:00p
End Date

Twinkle Tour

Lake Tawakoni State Park
Join us for our annual Twinkle Tour at Lake Tawakoni State Park. Enjoy all the festive Christmas lights and meet Santa at the amphitheater. Make note of your Christmas wishes and bring your camera!
Dec 7
5:00p
End Date

Christmas in the Park

Lake Arrowhead State Park
Join us for a campsite decorating contest and more!
Dec 7
5:30p
End Date

Night Hike

Government Canyon State Natural Area
Experience the canyon after dark.
Dec 7
6:00p
End Date

History in Lights

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy the holidays with a beautiful evening stroll through the grounds of Mission Espiritu Santo.
Dec 7
6:00p
End Date

Cross Timbers Cowboy Christmas – Music & Poetry

Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway
Bring the whole family to the Lone Star Amphitheater and experience Christmas cowboy style.
Dec 7
6:00p
End Date

Christmas at the Mission

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Celebrate the Christmas season surrounded by seasonal music in the chapel of Mission Espiritu Santo.
Dec 7
6:30p
End Date

Night Hike!

South Llano River State Park
Join a park ranger on a hike into the backcountry.
Dec 8 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of December the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Dec 8 End Date

Mother Neff Christmas

Mother Neff State Park
Save the date!
Dec 8
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Bird Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Dec 8
9:00a
End Date

Sunday Afternoon Ranger Walks

Palmetto State Park
Join us for a guided hike of Palmetto State Park. All ages welcome.
Dec 8
9:00a
End Date

Honey Creek Sunday Nature Hike

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Join us to learn the about the cultural and natural history of Honey Creek.
Dec 8
9:30a
End Date

Summit Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we hike to the top of Enchanted Rock!
Dec 8
10:00a
End Date

Nature Program

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Come learn about the plants and/or animals of Goliad State Park!
Dec 8
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Dec 8
2:00p
End Date

Guided History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
Dec 8
2:00p
End Date

Electric Tram Tour

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a narrated ranger-driven, two-hour tour of the park in a quiet electric tram. Reservations required.
Dec 8
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Dec 8
6:00p
End Date

History in Lights

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy the holidays with a beautiful evening stroll through the grounds of Mission Espiritu Santo.
Dec 9 End Date

Public Hunt: Park Interior Closed Dec. 9-11

Big Bend Ranch State Park
The interior of Big Bend Ranch State Park will be closed Dec. 9-11 for a public hunt.
Dec 9
6:00p
End Date

History in Lights

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy the holidays with a beautiful evening stroll through the grounds of Mission Espiritu Santo.
Dec 10
10:00a
End Date

Homeschool Class: Orienteering

Lockhart State Park
Experience Lockhart State Park as an outdoor classroom in this program for school-age kids! Registration required.
Dec 10
1:30p
End Date

What's That Sound?

Davis Mountains State Park
Wondering what you heard outside your tent last night? This program will help you identify the calls of the wild things in our park!
Dec 10
4:00p
End Date

Welcome to the Davis Mountains

Davis Mountains State Park
Discover our beautiful region where there's more than meets the eye.
Dec 10
6:00p
End Date

History in Lights

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy the holidays with a beautiful evening stroll through the grounds of Mission Espiritu Santo.
Dec 10
7:00p
End Date

Line Dancing Class

Lockhart State Park
Don't miss the music and fun in this family-friendly dance class! All ages and abilities welcome.
Dec 11 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of December the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Dec 11
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Bird Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Dec 11
10:00a
End Date

Homeschool Program - Food Chains

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join Ranger Amy to learn about food chains. Register here!
Dec 11
2:00p
End Date

Homeschool Class: Orienteering

Lockhart State Park
Experience Lockhart State Park as an outdoor classroom in this program for school-age kids! Registration required.
Dec 11
6:00p
End Date

History in Lights

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy the holidays with a beautiful evening stroll through the grounds of Mission Espiritu Santo.
Dec 12 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of December the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Dec 12
9:00a
End Date

Hike with a Homeless Dog

Davis Mountains State Park
Help a homeless dog have a great time on the trail!
Dec 12
9:00a
End Date

Hike with a Ranger!

South Llano River State Park
Hike the West Canyon Loop trail with a ranger!
Dec 12
10:00a
End Date

Homeschool Class: Orienteering

Lockhart State Park
Experience Lockhart State Park as an outdoor classroom in this program for school-age kids! Registration required.
Dec 12
2:00p
End Date

Fort Davis Tales

Indian Lodge
Come hear how the coolest town in Texas came to be.
Dec 12
2:00p
End Date

Bird Bingo

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you like Bingo? Well, how about birds? Come put your bird identification skills to the test with a Bird Bingo game!
Dec 12
6:00p
End Date

History in Lights

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy the holidays with a beautiful evening stroll through the grounds of Mission Espiritu Santo.
Dec 12
7:00p
End Date

Line Dancing Class

Lockhart State Park
Don't miss the music and fun in this family-friendly dance class! All ages and abilities welcome.
Dec 13 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of December the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Dec 13
10:00a
End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Come join our interpretive park ranger for a one-hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Dec 13
1:30p
End Date

Butterfly and Dragonfly Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a ranger-led hike through the park noting these beautiful insects, some found nowhere else but in South Texas.
Dec 13
1:30p
End Date

Naturalists in Training

Hill Country State Natural Area
Calling all kids! Do you have what it takes to think like a naturalist? *Please note updated time for this program*.
Dec 13
2:00p
End Date

Meet the Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Dec 13
2:00p
End Date

Jeop-Birdy!

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Join our Interpretive Ranger in this fun game to test your bird knowledge.
Dec 13
4:00p
End Date

Nature Wonderland Hike

Tyler State Park
A Christmastime sunset stroll.
Dec 13
5:00p
End Date

A Pineywoods Christmas Lighted Drive-thru

Tyler State Park
Take a break from the Holidays rush.
Dec 13
6:00p
End Date

History in Lights

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy the holidays with a beautiful evening stroll through the grounds of Mission Espiritu Santo.
Dec 13
6:00p
End Date

Posada

Fort Leaton State Historic Site
Come celebrate Christmas in the borderlands with a traditional Mexican Posada at Fort Leaton State Historic Site.
Dec 13
6:00p
End Date

Winter Wonderland

Cooper Lake State Park - Doctors Creek Unit
Escape the hustle and bustle of the city and join us for a fun-filled winter celebration.
Dec 13
6:00p
End Date

Christmas in the Park 2019

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Join us for the 8th Annual Christmas in the Park!
Dec 13
6:30p
End Date

Christmas in the Park

Atlanta State Park
Visit with Santa, Mrs. Claus, The Grinch, and Smokey the Bear and drive through decorated campgrounds. Refreshments will be served.
Dec 14 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of December the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Dec 14
8:00a
End Date

CANCELLED Upper Canyon Half-Guided Hike

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. This guided-only hike takes you into the remote upper sections of Seminole Canyon boundaries, where the participants will be led to several remnant-sites of the Southern Pacific railroad-era (1882--1892) and to the Seminole Watering Hole, a historical stopover/camp site for the U.S. Army's Detachment Black Seminole-Indian Scouts and their Lt. John L. Bullis.
Dec 14
8:00a
End Date

Prairie Dog Christmas Scavenger Hunt

Lake Arrowhead State Park
Can you find all the wooden prairie dogs?
Dec 14
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Bird Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Dec 14
8:30a
End Date

Coffee With Rangers

Cleburne State Park
Campfire coffee and questions with rangers
Dec 14
8:30a
End Date

Coffee, Conversation and Dutch Oven Biscuits

Colorado Bend State Park
Start your day with hot coffee, conversation and Dutch Oven Biscuits
Dec 14
8:30a
End Date

Hike the Canyon

Government Canyon State Natural Area
Join us on the second Saturday of every month for a guided hike.
Dec 14
9:00a
End Date

Honey Creek Saturday Morning Nature Hike

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Join us to learn the about the cultural and natural history of Honey Creek.
Dec 14
9:00a
End Date

Birding Walk on the Wild Side

Davis Mountains State Park
Explore bird life on a slow nature walk through Limpia Canyon with experienced volunteers.
Dec 14
9:30a
End Date

Summit Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we hike to the top of Enchanted Rock!
Dec 14
10:00a
End Date

Ranger-led Hikes

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Enjoy nature with a ranger-led hike!
Dec 14
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Dec 14
10:00a
End Date

Nature Program

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Come learn about the plants and/or animals of Goliad State Park!
Dec 14
10:00a
End Date

Legacy of the Lost Pines

Bastrop State Park
Join a Texas Master Naturalist on a guided hike through the trails of Bastrop State Park!
Dec 14
10:00a
End Date

Gifts from the Trees Hike

Lockhart State Park
Discover the secrets of your backyard trees in this fun walk!
Dec 14
10:00a
End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Come join our interpretive park ranger for a one-hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Dec 14
10:00a
End Date

DIY Ornament Workshop

Davis Mountains State Park
It's time to deck the tree! Come by the Interpretive Center where you can make your own Christmas tree ornaments to take home to your tree.
Dec 14
10:00a
End Date

Arts in the Parks: a Morning of Ornament Making!

Franklin Mountains State Park
Need more holiday decorations? Come make your own!
Dec 14
10:00a
End Date

Cross Timbers Bird Walk

Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway
Join our guided birding walk in the park. How many species can we find?
Dec 14
10:00a
End Date

Predators of the Pines

Buescher State Park
Hit the trails with a Texas Master Naturalist and learn about survival characteristics of the wild!
Dec 14
10:00a
End Date

Trimmings & Traditions Plant Hike

McKinney Falls State Park
Join us on a one mile hike to discover some useful native plants that grow in the park.
Dec 14
10:00a
End Date

Elf on a Trail

San Angelo State Park
Come out and help the Park Rangers find all the Elf's on the Trail, and see what they are up to in the weeks leading up to Christmas.
Dec 14
11:00a
End Date

Battleship TEXAS Presents “Yuletide TEXAS”

Battleship Texas State Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED.
Dec 14
11:00a
End Date

Holiday Hike

Cedar Hill State Park
Join a park ranger for a guided hike!
Dec 14
1:00p
End Date

Christmas in the Valley

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Join us for our 4th Annual Christmas in the Valley celebration!
Dec 14
2:00p
End Date

Guided History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
Dec 14
2:00p
End Date

Skins & 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!
Dec 14
2:00p
End Date

Meet the Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Dec 14
2:00p
End Date

Beginner's Birdwatching

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Learn the basics of identifying our winged friends!
Dec 14
2:00p
End Date

Arts in the park

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Johnson Branch Unit
Holiday Edition
Dec 14
2:00p
End Date

Penitentiary Hollow Wild Walk

Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway
Explore beautiful sandstone formations in remote areas only accessible on this guided hike.
Dec 14
2:00p
End Date

Santa Hat Hike

Lake Arrowhead State Park
A festive hike in the park!
Dec 14
3:00p
End Date

A Very Marshy Christmas

Sea Rim State Park
Ever wonder how Santa gets around in the marsh to visit the good little boys and girls? By air boat of course! Santa and Mrs. Claus have booked Sea Rim’s cabin and will be arriving by air boat on Dec. 14th. Children can have a photo made with Santa starting at 3 p.m. when he arrives.
Dec 14
3:00p
End Date

Dutch Oven Gingerbread

McKinney Falls State Park
Join Ranger Kristen at the Amphitheater to help her bake a special holiday treat – Anna McKinney’s gingerbread!
Dec 14
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Dec 14
4:00p
End Date

Nature Wonderland Hike

Tyler State Park
A Christmastime sunset stroll.
Dec 14
5:00p
End Date

A Pineywoods Christmas Lighted Drive-thru

Tyler State Park
Take a break from the Holidays rush.
Dec 14
5:00p
End Date

Star Party

Pedernales Falls State Park
Come join the Austin Astronomical Society in viewing stars, planets and galaxies through dozens of different telescopes!
Dec 14
6:00p
End Date

History in Lights

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy the holidays with a beautiful evening stroll through the grounds of Mission Espiritu Santo.
Dec 14
6:00p
End Date

Winter Wonderland

Cooper Lake State Park - Doctors Creek Unit
Escape the hustle and bustle of the city and join us for a fun-filled winter celebration.
Dec 14
6:00p
End Date

Christmas in the Park 2019

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Join us for the 8th Annual Christmas in the Park!
Dec 14
6:00p
End Date

Fa La La in the Forest

Abilene State Park
Come see the Christmas light show at Abilene State Park!
Dec 14
6:00p
End Date

Holly-Days in the Park

San Angelo State Park
Come celebrate Christmas at San Angelo State Park. We will be having campground light tour, ornament decoration, s'mores, and Santa will be making an appearance.
Dec 14
6:00p
End Date

Caroling at Penn Farm

Cedar Hill State Park
Join us for Christmas carols around the campfire!
Dec 14
6:00p
End Date

Ghosts of Palo Duro's Past

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Join us on a night filled with historical figures of the Canyon!
Dec 14
6:30p
End Date

Christmas In the Park - Fairfield

Fairfield Lake State Park
Join us for the 10th Annual Christmas in the Park! Gather around a warm campfire with a cup of hot cocoa or take a drive through the decorated campsites or take a hayride! (Weather permitting) You can take pictures with Santa from 6:30-8:30 pm.
Dec 14
6:30p
End Date

Christmas in the Park

Atlanta State Park
Visit with Santa, Mrs. Claus, The Grinch, and Smokey the Bear and drive through decorated campgrounds. Refreshments will be served.
Dec 14
8:00p
End Date

Star Party

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Celebrate the night sky and learn from real astronomers!
Dec 14
8:00p
End Date

Gems of the Universe

Cooper Lake State Park - Doctors Creek Unit
A shooting star? A soaring comet? Observe this beautiful display and learn why space rocks!
Dec 15 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of December the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Dec 15
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Bird Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Dec 15
9:00a
End Date

Honey Creek Sunday Nature Hike

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Join us to learn the about the cultural and natural history of Honey Creek.
Dec 15
9:30a
End Date

Summit Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we hike to the top of Enchanted Rock!
Dec 15
10:00a
End Date

Nature Program

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Come learn about the plants and/or animals of Goliad State Park!
Dec 15
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Dec 15
1:00p
End Date

Old-Fashioned Candy Making

Palmetto State Park
Homemade candy and holiday fun!
Dec 15
2:00p
End Date

Guided History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
Dec 15
2:00p
End Date

Electric Tram Tour

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a narrated ranger-driven, two-hour tour of the park in a quiet electric tram. Reservations required.
Dec 15
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Dec 15
4:30p
End Date

50th Annual LBJ Tree Lighting

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Join us in our favorite holiday tradition!
Dec 15
6:00p
End Date

History in Lights

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy the holidays with a beautiful evening stroll through the grounds of Mission Espiritu Santo.
Dec 16
6:00p
End Date

History in Lights

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy the holidays with a beautiful evening stroll through the grounds of Mission Espiritu Santo.
Dec 17
1:30p
End Date

What's That Sound?

Davis Mountains State Park
Wondering what you heard outside your tent last night? This program will help you identify the calls of the wild things in our park!
Dec 17
4:00p
End Date

Welcome to the Davis Mountains

Davis Mountains State Park
Discover our beautiful region where there's more than meets the eye.
Dec 17
6:00p
End Date

History in Lights

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy the holidays with a beautiful evening stroll through the grounds of Mission Espiritu Santo.
Dec 17
7:00p
End Date

Line Dancing Class

Lockhart State Park
Don't miss the music and fun in this family-friendly dance class! All ages and abilities welcome.
Dec 18 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of December the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Dec 18
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Bird Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Dec 18
6:00p
End Date

History in Lights

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy the holidays with a beautiful evening stroll through the grounds of Mission Espiritu Santo.
Dec 18
6:00p
End Date

Christmas in the Park

Daingerfield State Park
Come drive through the park lit up like Santa Land and get to meet Santa himself on Friday and Saturday!
Dec 19 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of December the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Dec 19
9:00a
End Date

Hike with a Homeless Dog

Davis Mountains State Park
Help a homeless dog have a great time on the trail!
Dec 19
2:00p
End Date

Fort Davis Tales

Indian Lodge
Come hear how the coolest town in Texas came to be.
Dec 19
2:00p
End Date

Bird Bingo

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you like Bingo? Well, how about birds? Come put your bird identification skills to the test with a Bird Bingo game!
Dec 19
6:00p
End Date

History in Lights

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy the holidays with a beautiful evening stroll through the grounds of Mission Espiritu Santo.
Dec 19
6:00p
End Date

Christmas in the Park

Daingerfield State Park
Come drive through the park lit up like Santa Land and get to meet Santa himself on Friday and Saturday!
Dec 19
7:00p
End Date

Line Dancing Class

Lockhart State Park
Don't miss the music and fun in this family-friendly dance class! All ages and abilities welcome.
Dec 20 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of December the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Dec 20
9:00a
End Date

Hike with a Ranger!

South Llano River State Park
Hike the West Canyon Loop trail with a ranger!
Dec 20
10:00a
End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Come join our interpretive park ranger for a one-hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Dec 20
1:30p
End Date

Butterfly and Dragonfly Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a ranger-led hike through the park noting these beautiful insects, some found nowhere else but in South Texas.
Dec 20
2:00p
End Date

Meet the Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Dec 20
2:00p
End Date

Jeop-Birdy!

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Join our Interpretive Ranger in this fun game to test your bird knowledge.
Dec 20
2:00p
End Date

Ornament Making Workshop

Fairfield Lake State Park
Join a ranger in creating fun holiday ornaments to hang on your tree! All ages and skill levels welcome but supplies are limited.
Dec 20
2:30p
End Date

Trail Detectives

Hill Country State Natural Area
Help a park ranger solve a wildlife mystery!
Dec 20
5:00p
End Date

Evening Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Dec 20
6:00p
End Date

Night Hike

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Explore the sounds, smells, and sights of the park at night!
Dec 20
6:00p
End Date

History in Lights

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy the holidays with a beautiful evening stroll through the grounds of Mission Espiritu Santo.
Dec 20
6:00p
End Date

Christmas in the Park

Daingerfield State Park
Come drive through the park lit up like Santa Land and get to meet Santa himself on Friday and Saturday!
Dec 20
7:00p
End Date

A Christmas Story and S'mores

Colorado Bend State Park
After hearing a classic Christmas story, enjoy s'mores and hot chocolate.
Dec 21 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of December the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Dec 21
7:15a
End Date

Sunrise Hike

Hill Country State Natural Area
Are you ready to tackle the first day of winter?
Dec 21
8:00a
End Date

Bird Walk

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Join us to find the birds in the park!
Dec 21
8:00a
End Date

Prairie Dog Christmas Scavenger Hunt

Lake Arrowhead State Park
Can you find all the wooden prairie dogs?
Dec 21
8:00a
End Date

Santa Hat Hike

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Johnson Branch Unit
A festive guided hike!
Dec 21
8:00a
End Date

Explore the Canyon

Government Canyon State Natural Area
Join us on the third Saturday of each month for a new adventure!
Dec 21
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Bird Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Dec 21
8:30a
End Date

Coffee With Rangers

Cleburne State Park
Campfire coffee and questions with rangers
Dec 21
9:00a
End Date

Honey Creek Saturday Morning Nature Hike

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Join us to learn the about the cultural and natural history of Honey Creek.
Dec 21
9:00a
End Date

Birding Walk on the Wild Side

Davis Mountains State Park
Explore bird life on a slow nature walk through Limpia Canyon with experienced volunteers.
Dec 21
9:00a
End Date

Breakfast With Santa and Dutch Oven

Cleburne State Park
Have Breakfast with Santa, make pine cone bird feeders, and learn Dutch Oven Christmas Cooking.
Dec 21
9:30a
End Date

Summit Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we hike to the top of Enchanted Rock!
Dec 21
10:00a
End Date

Ranger-led Hikes

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Enjoy nature with a ranger-led hike!
Dec 21
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Dec 21
10:00a
End Date

Nature Program

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Come learn about the plants and/or animals of Goliad State Park!
Dec 21
10:00a
End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Come join our interpretive park ranger for a one-hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Dec 21
10:00a
End Date

Poetry in the Park

San Angelo State Park
Need to hit the reset button in between the holiday craziness? Come out to the state park for a mindfulness walk on one of our most popular trails. Afterwards we will take some time to write down our experience in a poem and share it with the group.
Dec 21
11:00a
End Date

Mistletoe: Pucker Up for a Parasite

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Johnson Branch Unit
MUAH!
Dec 21
1:00p
End Date

Holiday Ornament Workshop

Goose Island State Park
Discover your new favorite holiday tradition!
Dec 21
2:00p
End Date

Guided History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
Dec 21
2:00p
End Date

Skins & 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!
Dec 21
2:00p
End Date

Meet the Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Dec 21
2:00p
End Date

Santa Hat Hike

Lake Arrowhead State Park
A festive hike in the park!
Dec 21
2:00p
End Date

Campfire and Cheer

Learn some campfire basics and celebrate the season.
Dec 21
2:00p
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.
Dec 21
2:00p
End Date

Holidays for the Birds

Lockhart State Park
Join the elves in Santa’s workshop by making bird feeders for our feathered friends!
Dec 21
2:00p
End Date

Christmas for the Birds

Guadalupe River State Park
Make a bird feeder ornament!
Dec 21
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Dec 21
5:00p
End Date

Lakeside Christmas

Fort Parker State Park
A Fort Parker Holiday Celebration!
Dec 21
6:00p
End Date

History in Lights

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy the holidays with a beautiful evening stroll through the grounds of Mission Espiritu Santo.
Dec 21
6:00p
End Date

Christmas in the Park

Daingerfield State Park
Come drive through the park lit up like Santa Land and get to meet Santa himself on Friday and Saturday!
Dec 21
7:00p
End Date

Winter Solstice Lantern Hike

McKinney Falls State Park
Ever wonder what it was like to live by lantern light?
Dec 21
9:00p
End Date

Night Hike

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Come enjoy the night life in the park!
Dec 22 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of December the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Dec 22
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Bird Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Dec 22
9:00a
End Date

Honey Creek Sunday Nature Hike

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Join us to learn the about the cultural and natural history of Honey Creek.
Dec 22
9:30a
End Date

Summit Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we hike to the top of Enchanted Rock!
Dec 22
10:00a
End Date

Nature Program

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Come learn about the plants and/or animals of Goliad State Park!
Dec 22
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Dec 22
2:00p
End Date

Guided History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
Dec 22
2:00p
End Date

Electric Tram Tour

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a narrated ranger-driven, two-hour tour of the park in a quiet electric tram. Reservations required.
Dec 22
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Dec 22
6:00p
End Date

History in Lights

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy the holidays with a beautiful evening stroll through the grounds of Mission Espiritu Santo.
Dec 23
6:00p
End Date

History in Lights

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy the holidays with a beautiful evening stroll through the grounds of Mission Espiritu Santo.
Dec 24
1:30p
End Date

What's That Sound?

Davis Mountains State Park
Wondering what you heard outside your tent last night? This program will help you identify the calls of the wild things in our park!
Dec 24
4:00p
End Date

Welcome to the Davis Mountains

Davis Mountains State Park
Discover our beautiful region where there's more than meets the eye.
Dec 24
6:00p
End Date

History in Lights

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy the holidays with a beautiful evening stroll through the grounds of Mission Espiritu Santo.
Dec 25 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of December the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Dec 25
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Bird Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Dec 25
9:00a
End Date

Hike with a Ranger!

South Llano River State Park
Hike the West Canyon Loop trail with a ranger!
Dec 25
6:00p
End Date

History in Lights

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy the holidays with a beautiful evening stroll through the grounds of Mission Espiritu Santo.
Dec 26 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of December the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Dec 26
9:00a
End Date

Hike with a Homeless Dog

Davis Mountains State Park
Help a homeless dog have a great time on the trail!
Dec 26
2:00p
End Date

Fort Davis Tales

Indian Lodge
Come hear how the coolest town in Texas came to be.
Dec 26
2:00p
End Date

Bird Bingo

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you like Bingo? Well, how about birds? Come put your bird identification skills to the test with a Bird Bingo game!
Dec 26
6:00p
End Date

History in Lights

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy the holidays with a beautiful evening stroll through the grounds of Mission Espiritu Santo.
Dec 27 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of December the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Dec 27
10:00a
End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Come join our interpretive park ranger for a one-hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Dec 27
11:00a
End Date

Trails, Cameras, Action!

Hill Country State Natural Area
Get your cameras ready and put your detective skills to the test!
Dec 27
1:30p
End Date

Butterfly and Dragonfly Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a ranger-led hike through the park noting these beautiful insects, some found nowhere else but in South Texas.
Dec 27
2:00p
End Date

Meet the Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Dec 27
2:00p
End Date

Jeop-Birdy!

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Join our Interpretive Ranger in this fun game to test your bird knowledge.
Dec 27
6:00p
End Date

History in Lights

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy the holidays with a beautiful evening stroll through the grounds of Mission Espiritu Santo.
Dec 28 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of December the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Dec 28
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Bird Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Dec 28
8:30a
End Date

Coffee With Rangers

Cleburne State Park
Campfire coffee and questions with rangers
Dec 28
9:00a
End Date

Honey Creek Saturday Morning Nature Hike

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Join us to learn the about the cultural and natural history of Honey Creek.
Dec 28
9:00a
End Date

Birding Walk on the Wild Side

Davis Mountains State Park
Explore bird life on a slow nature walk through Limpia Canyon with experienced volunteers.
Dec 28
9:00a
End Date

Women Only Hike

Huntsville State Park
This hike is for women, only! (Sorry men)
Dec 28
9:00a
End Date

Last Saturday Volunteer Work Day

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join us in making the park better for everyone.
Dec 28
9:30a
End Date

Summit Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we hike to the top of Enchanted Rock!
Dec 28
10:00a
End Date

Ranger-led Hikes

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Enjoy nature with a ranger-led hike!
Dec 28
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Dec 28
10:00a
End Date

Nature Program

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Come learn about the plants and/or animals of Goliad State Park!
Dec 28
10:00a
End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Come join our interpretive park ranger for a one-hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Dec 28
10:00a
End Date

Coffee, Crafts, and Conversation

Caddo Lake State Park
Start your cool fall morning with a cup o' joe, a fun craft, and conversation with a ranger.
Dec 28
10:00a
End Date

Bird Walk on the Trailway

Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway
Join our guided birding walk on the State Trailway. How many species can we find?
Dec 28
1:00p
End Date

Hike into History

Caddo Lake State Park
Hike through our historic park and learn about the work of the Civilian Conservation Corps. We will discuss their legacy and view examples of their craftsmanship.
Dec 28
2:00p
End Date

Guided History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
Dec 28
2:00p
End Date

Skins & 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!
Dec 28
2:00p
End Date

Meet the Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Dec 28
2:00p
End Date

Penitentiary Hollow Wild Walk

Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway
Explore beautiful sandstone formations in remote areas only accessible on this guided hike.
Dec 28
3:00p
End Date

Nature Journaling

Caddo Lake State Park
Hone your observation skills and find a personal connection with nature through the art of nature journaling!
Dec 28
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Dec 28
6:00p
End Date

Moonshiner's Hike

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Join us on a moonshiner's adventure!
Dec 28
6:00p
End Date

History in Lights

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy the holidays with a beautiful evening stroll through the grounds of Mission Espiritu Santo.
Dec 28
6:30p
End Date

Red Light Stargazing

San Angelo State Park
Come take a guided walk around our galaxy and learn about the many different constellations.
Dec 29 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of December the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Dec 29
7:30a
End Date

Last Sunday Hike - Santa Hike

Wyler Aerial Tramway
You can't miss the last Sunday hike of 2019!
Dec 29
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Bird Walks

Estero Llano Grande State Park
All ages and skill-levels are welcome on this two-hour tour of the park, finding as many species of birds as possible, especially the 30 that are termed Valley Specialties!
Dec 29
9:30a
End Date

Summit Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we hike to the top of Enchanted Rock!
Dec 29
10:00a
End Date

Nature Program

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Come learn about the plants and/or animals of Goliad State Park!
Dec 29
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Dec 29
11:00a
End Date

Overlook Hike

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Grab your boots and join a ranger for a hike to the best view in the park!
Dec 29
2:00p
End Date

Guided History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
Dec 29
2:00p
End Date

Electric Tram Tour

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a narrated ranger-driven, two-hour tour of the park in a quiet electric tram. Reservations required.
Dec 29
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Dec 29
6:00p
End Date

History in Lights

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy the holidays with a beautiful evening stroll through the grounds of Mission Espiritu Santo.
Dec 30
6:00p
End Date

History in Lights

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy the holidays with a beautiful evening stroll through the grounds of Mission Espiritu Santo.
Dec 31
10:00a
End Date

Catching Rainbows - Family Trout Fishing

Tyler State Park
They're just waiting to be caught!
Dec 31
1:30p
End Date

What's That Sound?

Davis Mountains State Park
Wondering what you heard outside your tent last night? This program will help you identify the calls of the wild things in our park!
Dec 31
2:00p
End Date

Zombie Apocalypse Hike

Tyler State Park
Can you make it to the new year?
Dec 31
4:00p
End Date

Welcome to the Davis Mountains

Davis Mountains State Park
Discover our beautiful region where there's more than meets the eye.
Dec 31
6:00p
End Date

History in Lights

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy the holidays with a beautiful evening stroll through the grounds of Mission Espiritu Santo.
Dec 31
7:00p
End Date

New Year's Eve Night Hike

McKinney Falls State Park
Celebrate New Year’s Eve with the wild animals of McKinney Falls!
Dec 31
10:30p
End Date

Midnight New Year's Eve Hike

Caddo Lake State Park
Ring in the first moment of the new year at Caddo Lake State Park!
Dec 31
11:30p
End Date

Hoppin' John's Midnight Hike

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Have a spoonful of New Year's luck and join Ranger Jeff on a midnight stroll along the Kiowa Trail
Dec 31
11:30p
End Date

First Day Hike – Midnight Hike

Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway
Welcome in the New Year and make a lifetime memory, outdoors! At Lake Mineral Wells State Park.

January 2020

Jan 1 End Date

First Day Hike

Mother Neff State Park
Join us to ring in the year 2020!
Jan 1 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of January, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Jan 1
9:00a
End Date

First Day Hike: Birding the Lakeshore

Tyler State Park
Start the New Year off right with a new walk and a new hobby.
Jan 1
9:00a
End Date

First Day Hike 2020

Lake Tawakoni State Park
Join us for a guided 1.5-mile hike along our Spring Point Trail.
Jan 1
9:00a
End Date

First Day Hike

Colorado Bend State Park
Start your year off hiking the Tinaja Trail and Old Gorman Road Trail.
Jan 1
9:30a
End Date

First Day Hike - Easy

San Angelo State Park
Let's start 2020 off right with some outdoor adventure at San Angelo State Park.
Jan 1
10:00a
End Date

First Day Hike! - Penitentiary Hollow Wild Walk

Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway
Start your New Year in the great outdoors! Explore beautiful sandstone formations in remote areas only accessible on this guided hike.
Jan 1
10:00a
End Date

First Day Hike - Moderate

San Angelo State Park
Let's start 2020 off right with some outdoor adventure at San Angelo State Park.
Jan 1
10:30a
End Date

First Day Buck Lake Hike

South Llano River State Park
Start off the new year with a park ranger for a hike through the pecan bottom down to Buck Lake.
Jan 1
10:30a
End Date

Mindfulness First Day Hike

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Start your year off with nature!
Jan 1
1:00p
End Date

First Day Hikes - Huntsville State Park

Huntsville State Park
Kick off the New Year with a guided hike through the Pineywoods.
Jan 1
1:00p
End Date

First Day Hike

Caddo Lake State Park
Start the year off on the right foot with a First Day Hike!
Jan 1
2:00p
End Date

First Day Hikes - Penitentiary Hollow Wild Walk

Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway
Start your New Year in the great outdoors! Explore beautiful sandstone formations in remote areas only accessible on this guided hike.
Jan 1
2:00p
End Date

First Day Hike

Lockhart State Park
Detox from holiday stress with a little help from nature!
Jan 1
2:00p
End Date

First Day Hike: Hiking Through the Pines

Tyler State Park
Discover the health benefits of the forest.
Jan 1
4:45p
End Date

First Sunset Hike

Hill Country State Natural Area
Continue your tradition of sleeping in on New Year’s Day, while starting a new tradition of going for a hike!
Jan 2 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of January, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Jan 2
9:00a
End Date

Hike with a Homeless Dog

Davis Mountains State Park
Help a homeless dog have a great time on the trail!
Jan 2
2:00p
End Date

Fort Davis Tales

Indian Lodge
Come hear how the coolest town in Texas came to be.
Jan 2
2:00p
End Date

Bird Bingo

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you like Bingo? Well, how about birds? Come put your bird identification skills to the test with a Bird Bingo game!
Jan 3 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of January, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Jan 3
8:00a
End Date

First Friday Birding

Palmetto State Park
On the first Friday of every month join park staff as we see what we can see. From first time fledglings to seasoned eagle eyes, all are welcome.
Jan 3
10:00a
End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Come join our interpretive park ranger for a one-hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Jan 3
2:00p
End Date

Jeop-Birdy!

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Join our Interpretive Ranger in this fun game to test your bird knowledge.
Jan 3
5:00p
End Date

Evening Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Jan 3
6:00p
End Date

Night Hike

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Explore the sounds, smells, and sights of the park at night!
Jan 4 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of January, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Jan 4
8:30a
End Date

Coffee With Rangers

Cleburne State Park
Campfire coffee and questions with rangers
Jan 4
8:30a
End Date

Growing Up WILD Workshop

San Antonio, TX - Phil Hardberger Park - Urban Ecology Center
Learn to share conservation with children: Professional development for anyone who works with young children.
Jan 4
9:00a
End Date

Birding Walk on the Wild Side

Davis Mountains State Park
Explore bird life on a slow nature walk through Limpia Canyon with experienced volunteers.
Jan 4
9:00a
End Date

Park Cleanup

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Get your #trashtag on and get a FREE day pass for your next visit!
Jan 4
9:00a
End Date

Backcountry Buddies

Hill Country State Natural Area
New to hiking? Need hiking buddies? We’ve got you covered!
Jan 4
9:00a
End Date

Dutch Oven Cooking

Colorado Bend State Park
Learn Dutch oven cooking.
Jan 4
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Jan 4
10:00a
End Date

Nature Program

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Come learn about the plants and/or animals of Goliad State Park!
Jan 4
10:00a
End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Come join our interpretive park ranger for a one-hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Jan 4
2:00p
End Date

Guided History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
Jan 4
2:00p
End Date

Skins & 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!
Jan 4
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Jan 5 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of January, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Jan 5
10:00a
End Date

Nature Program

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Come learn about the plants and/or animals of Goliad State Park!
Jan 5
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Jan 5
2:00p
End Date

Guided History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
Jan 5
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Jan 6 End Date

Public Hunt: Park Interior Closed Jan. 6-8

Big Bend Ranch State Park
The interior of Big Bend Ranch State Park will be closed Jan. 6-8 for a public hunt.
Jan 7
1:30p
End Date

What's That Sound?

Davis Mountains State Park
Wondering what you heard outside your tent last night? This program will help you identify the calls of the wild things in our park!
Jan 7
4:00p
End Date

Welcome to the Davis Mountains

Davis Mountains State Park
Discover our beautiful region where there's more than meets the eye.
Jan 8 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of January, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Jan 8
10:00a
End Date

Homeschool Program - Phenology Wheels

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Combine nature observation and art to make a phenology wheel.
Jan 9 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of January, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Jan 9
9:00a
End Date

Hike with a Homeless Dog

Davis Mountains State Park
Help a homeless dog have a great time on the trail!
Jan 9
2:00p
End Date

Fort Davis Tales

Indian Lodge
Come hear how the coolest town in Texas came to be.
Jan 9
2:00p
End Date

Bird Bingo

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you like Bingo? Well, how about birds? Come put your bird identification skills to the test with a Bird Bingo game!
Jan 10 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of January, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Jan 10
10:00a
End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Come join our interpretive park ranger for a one-hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Jan 10
2:00p
End Date

Jeop-Birdy!

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Join our Interpretive Ranger in this fun game to test your bird knowledge.
Jan 11 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of January, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Jan 11
8:30a
End Date

Coffee With Rangers

Cleburne State Park
Campfire coffee and questions with rangers
Jan 11
9:00a
End Date

Birding Walk on the Wild Side

Davis Mountains State Park
Explore bird life on a slow nature walk through Limpia Canyon with experienced volunteers.
Jan 11
9:00a
End Date

Angler Education Instructor Training Workshop

San Antonio, TX - San Antonio Food Bank
Become a Texas Parks and Wildlife Certified Angler Education Instructor
Jan 11
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Jan 11
10:00a
End Date

Nature Program

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Come learn about the plants and/or animals of Goliad State Park!
Jan 11
10:00a
End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Come join our interpretive park ranger for a one-hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Jan 11
2:00p
End Date

Guided History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
Jan 11
2:00p
End Date

Skins & 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!
Jan 11
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Jan 12 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of January, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Jan 12
9:00a
End Date

Honey Creek Sunday Nature Hike

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Join us to learn the about the cultural and natural history of Honey Creek.
Jan 12
10:00a
End Date

Nature Program

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Come learn about the plants and/or animals of Goliad State Park!
Jan 12
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Jan 12
11:00a
End Date

Overlook Hike

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Grab your boots and join a ranger for a hike to the best view in the park!
Jan 12
12:00p
End Date

Buffalo Soldiers Day

San Antonio, TX - Institute of Texan Cultures
Buffalo Soldiers, Living History, Frontier life, Museum tours.
Jan 12
2:00p
End Date

Guided History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
Jan 12
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Jan 14
1:30p
End Date

What's That Sound?

Davis Mountains State Park
Wondering what you heard outside your tent last night? This program will help you identify the calls of the wild things in our park!
Jan 14
4:00p
End Date

Welcome to the Davis Mountains

Davis Mountains State Park
Discover our beautiful region where there's more than meets the eye.
Jan 15 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of January, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Jan 16 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of January, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Jan 16
9:00a
End Date

Hike with a Homeless Dog

Davis Mountains State Park
Help a homeless dog have a great time on the trail!
Jan 16
2:00p
End Date

Fort Davis Tales

Indian Lodge
Come hear how the coolest town in Texas came to be.
Jan 16
2:00p
End Date

Bird Bingo

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you like Bingo? Well, how about birds? Come put your bird identification skills to the test with a Bird Bingo game!
Jan 17 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of January, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Jan 17
10:00a
End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Come join our interpretive park ranger for a one-hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Jan 17
2:00p
End Date

Jeop-Birdy!

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Join our Interpretive Ranger in this fun game to test your bird knowledge.
Jan 17
5:00p
End Date

Evening Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Jan 17
6:00p
End Date

Night Hike

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Explore the sounds, smells, and sights of the park at night!
Jan 18 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of January, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Jan 18
8:00a
End Date

CANCELLED Presa Canyon All-Day Guided Hike

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED
Jan 18
8:30a
End Date

Volunteer Trail Work Day! Friends of the Lost Pines Trail Days!

Buescher State Park
Looking for a way to get some exercise while also spending time and helping to improve your local State Park?! Come join us and the Friends of the Lost Pines group on the third Saturday of every month and help Buescher State Park keep the trails looking beautiful and safe for everyone!
Jan 18
8:30a
End Date

Coffee With Rangers

Cleburne State Park
Campfire coffee and questions with rangers
Jan 18
9:00a
End Date

Birding Walk on the Wild Side

Davis Mountains State Park
Explore bird life on a slow nature walk through Limpia Canyon with experienced volunteers.
Jan 18
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Jan 18
10:00a
End Date

Nature Program

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Come learn about the plants and/or animals of Goliad State Park!
Jan 18
10:00a
End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Come join our interpretive park ranger for a one-hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Jan 18
10:00a
End Date

Guided Hike

Colorado Bend State Park
Hike the historic Gorman Spring and Gorman Falls Trails.
Jan 18
10:30a
End Date

Fishing Tournament

South Llano River State Park
You think you got the skills to get your fish on?! Well prove it by signing up!
Jan 18
11:00a
End Date

Buggin' Out!

Hill Country State Natural Area
Discover why these crawlies aren’t so creepy after all!
Jan 18
2:00p
End Date

Guided History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
Jan 18
2:00p
End Date

Skins & 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!
Jan 18
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Jan 18
6:00p
End Date

Moonshiner's Hike

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Join us on a moonshiner's adventure!
Jan 19 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of January, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Jan 19
9:00a
End Date

Honey Creek Sunday Nature Hike

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Join us to learn the about the cultural and natural history of Honey Creek.
Jan 19
10:00a
End Date

Nature Program

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Come learn about the plants and/or animals of Goliad State Park!
Jan 19
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Jan 19
2:00p
End Date

Guided History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
Jan 19
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Jan 21
1:30p
End Date

What's That Sound?

Davis Mountains State Park
Wondering what you heard outside your tent last night? This program will help you identify the calls of the wild things in our park!
Jan 21
4:00p
End Date

Welcome to the Davis Mountains

Davis Mountains State Park
Discover our beautiful region where there's more than meets the eye.
Jan 22 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of January, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Jan 23 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of January, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Jan 23
9:00a
End Date

Hike with a Homeless Dog

Davis Mountains State Park
Help a homeless dog have a great time on the trail!
Jan 23
2:00p
End Date

Fort Davis Tales

Indian Lodge
Come hear how the coolest town in Texas came to be.
Jan 23
2:00p
End Date

Bird Bingo

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you like Bingo? Well, how about birds? Come put your bird identification skills to the test with a Bird Bingo game!
Jan 24 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of January, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Jan 24
10:00a
End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Come join our interpretive park ranger for a one-hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Jan 24
2:00p
End Date

Jeop-Birdy!

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Join our Interpretive Ranger in this fun game to test your bird knowledge.
Jan 25 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of January, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Jan 25
8:00a
End Date

CANCELLED Upper Canyon Half-Day Guided Hike

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED.This guided-only hike takes you into the remote upper sections of Seminole Canyon boundaries, where the participants will be led to several remnant-sites of the Southern Pacific railroad-era (1882--1892) and to the Seminole Watering Hole, a historical stopover/camp site for the U.S. Army's Detachment Black Seminole-Indian Scouts and their Lt. John L. Bullis.
Jan 25
8:30a
End Date

Coffee With Rangers

Cleburne State Park
Campfire coffee and questions with rangers
Jan 25
8:30a
End Date

Coffee and Conversation with a Ranger

Colorado Bend State Park
Join a ranger for hot coffee and conversation.
Jan 25
9:00a
End Date

Birding Walk on the Wild Side

Davis Mountains State Park
Explore bird life on a slow nature walk through Limpia Canyon with experienced volunteers.
Jan 25
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Jan 25
10:00a
End Date

Nature Program

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Come learn about the plants and/or animals of Goliad State Park!
Jan 25
10:00a
End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Come join our interpretive park ranger for a one-hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Jan 25
10:00a
End Date

Trails, Cameras, Action!

Hill Country State Natural Area
Get your cameras ready and put your detective skills to the test!
Jan 25
2:00p
End Date

Guided History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
Jan 25
2:00p
End Date

Skins & 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!
Jan 25
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Jan 26 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of January, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Jan 26
9:00a
End Date

Honey Creek Sunday Nature Hike

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Join us to learn the about the cultural and natural history of Honey Creek.
Jan 26
10:00a
End Date

Nature Program

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Come learn about the plants and/or animals of Goliad State Park!
Jan 26
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Jan 26
2:00p
End Date

Guided History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
Jan 26
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Jan 28
1:30p
End Date

What's That Sound?

Davis Mountains State Park
Wondering what you heard outside your tent last night? This program will help you identify the calls of the wild things in our park!
Jan 28
4:00p
End Date

Welcome to the Davis Mountains

Davis Mountains State Park
Discover our beautiful region where there's more than meets the eye.
Jan 29 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of January, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Jan 30 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of January, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Jan 30
9:00a
End Date

Hike with a Homeless Dog

Davis Mountains State Park
Help a homeless dog have a great time on the trail!
Jan 30
2:00p
End Date

Fort Davis Tales

Indian Lodge
Come hear how the coolest town in Texas came to be.
Jan 30
2:00p
End Date

Bird Bingo

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you like Bingo? Well, how about birds? Come put your bird identification skills to the test with a Bird Bingo game!
Jan 31 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the month of January, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Jan 31
10:00a
End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Come join our interpretive park ranger for a one-hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Jan 31
2:00p
End Date

Jeop-Birdy!

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Join our Interpretive Ranger in this fun game to test your bird knowledge.
Jan 31
5:00p
End Date

Evening Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Jan 31
6:00p
End Date

Night Hike

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Explore the sounds, smells, and sights of the park at night!

February 2020

Feb 1 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED The month of February, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Feb 1
8:30a
End Date

Coffee With Rangers

Cleburne State Park
Campfire coffee and questions with rangers
Feb 1
9:00a
End Date

Birding Walk on the Wild Side

Davis Mountains State Park
Explore bird life on a slow nature walk through Limpia Canyon with experienced volunteers.
Feb 1
9:00a
End Date

Park Cleanup

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Get your #trashtag on and get a FREE day pass for your next visit!
Feb 1
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Feb 1
10:00a
End Date

Nature Program

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Come learn about the plants and/or animals of Goliad State Park!
Feb 1
10:00a
End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Come join our interpretive park ranger for a one-hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Feb 1
2:00p
End Date

Guided History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
Feb 1
2:00p
End Date

Skins & Skulls

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Come learn about wildlife found at Choke Canyon State Park and other areas of Texas with one of our park rangers! Then put your identification skills to the test with a game!
Feb 1
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the tale 113-million-year old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Feb 1
8:00p
End Date

Star Party

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Celebrate the night sky and learn from real astronomers!
Feb 2 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED The month of February, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Feb 2
10:00a
End Date

Nature Program

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Come learn about the plants and/or animals of Goliad State Park!
Feb 2
2:00p
End Date

Guided History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
Feb 4
1:30p
End Date

What's That Sound?

Davis Mountains State Park
Wondering what you heard outside your tent last night? This program will help you identify the calls of the wild things in our park!
Feb 4
4:00p
End Date

Welcome to the Davis Mountains

Davis Mountains State Park
Discover our beautiful region where there's more than meets the eye.
Feb 5 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED The month of February, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Feb 5
10:00a
End Date

Homeschool Program - Steamboats and Stories of the Neches

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join Ranger Master Naturalist Gerald to discover the history of love and life on the Neches River. Register here!
Feb 6 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED The month of February, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Feb 6
9:00a
End Date

Hike with a Homeless Dog

Davis Mountains State Park
Help a homeless dog have a great time on the trail!
Feb 6
2:00p
End Date

Fort Davis Tales

Indian Lodge
Come hear how the coolest town in Texas came to be.
Feb 6
2:00p
End Date

Bird Bingo

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you like Bingo? Well, how about birds? Come put your bird identification skills to the test with a Bird Bingo game!
Feb 7 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED The month of February, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Feb 7
8:00a
End Date

First Friday Birding

Palmetto State Park
On the first Friday of every month join park staff as we see what we can see. From first time fledglings to seasoned eagle eyes, all are welcome.
Feb 7
10:00a
End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Come join our interpretive park ranger for a one-hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Feb 7
2:00p
End Date

Jeop-Birdy!

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Join our Interpretive Ranger in this fun game to test your bird knowledge.
Feb 8 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED The month of February, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Feb 8
7:00a
End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Festival 2020

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Save the date... More info to come!
Feb 8
8:00a
End Date

CANCELLED Presa Canyon All-Day Guided Hike

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED
Feb 8
8:30a
End Date

Coffee With Rangers

Cleburne State Park
Campfire coffee and questions with rangers
Feb 8
9:00a
End Date

Birding Walk on the Wild Side

Davis Mountains State Park
Explore bird life on a slow nature walk through Limpia Canyon with experienced volunteers.
Feb 8
10:00a
End Date

Nature Program

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Come learn about the plants and/or animals of Goliad State Park!
Feb 8
10:00a
End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Come join our interpretive park ranger for a one-hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Feb 8
2:00p
End Date

Guided History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
Feb 8
2:00p
End Date

Skins & Skulls

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

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED The month of February, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Feb 9
9:00a
End Date

Honey Creek Sunday Nature Hike

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Join us to learn the about the cultural and natural history of Honey Creek.
Feb 9
10:00a
End Date

Nature Program

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Come learn about the plants and/or animals of Goliad State Park!
Feb 9
2:00p
End Date

Guided History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
Feb 11
1:30p
End Date

What's That Sound?

Davis Mountains State Park
Wondering what you heard outside your tent last night? This program will help you identify the calls of the wild things in our park!
Feb 11
4:00p
End Date

Welcome to the Davis Mountains

Davis Mountains State Park
Discover our beautiful region where there's more than meets the eye.
Feb 12 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED The month of February, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Feb 13 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED The month of February, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Feb 13
9:00a
End Date

Hike with a Homeless Dog

Davis Mountains State Park
Help a homeless dog have a great time on the trail!
Feb 13
2:00p
End Date

Fort Davis Tales

Indian Lodge
Come hear how the coolest town in Texas came to be.
Feb 13
2:00p
End Date

Bird Bingo

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you like Bingo? Well, how about birds? Come put your bird identification skills to the test with a Bird Bingo game!
Feb 14 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED The month of February, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Feb 14
10:00a
End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Come join our interpretive park ranger for a one-hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Feb 14
2:00p
End Date

Jeop-Birdy!

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Join our Interpretive Ranger in this fun game to test your bird knowledge.
Feb 14
5:00p
End Date

Galentines Day Hike

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Come one, come all! Discover famous women of history along this hike!
Feb 15 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED The month of February, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Feb 15
8:30a
End Date

Coffee With Rangers

Cleburne State Park
Campfire coffee and questions with rangers
Feb 15
9:00a
End Date

Birding Walk on the Wild Side

Davis Mountains State Park
Explore bird life on a slow nature walk through Limpia Canyon with experienced volunteers.
Feb 15
9:00a
End Date

Growing Up WILD Workshop

Dallas, TX - Dallas Zoo
Learn to share conservation with children: Professional development for anyone who works with young children.
Feb 15
10:00a
End Date

Nature Program

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Come learn about the plants and/or animals of Goliad State Park!
Feb 15
10:00a
End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Come join our interpretive park ranger for a one-hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Feb 15
2:00p
End Date

Guided History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
Feb 15
2:00p
End Date

Skins & Skulls

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Come learn about wildlife found at Choke Canyon State Park and other areas of Texas with one of our park rangers! Then put your identification skills to the test with a game!
Feb 16 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED The month of February, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Feb 16
9:00a
End Date

Honey Creek Sunday Nature Hike

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Join us to learn the about the cultural and natural history of Honey Creek.
Feb 16
10:00a
End Date

Nature Program

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Come learn about the plants and/or animals of Goliad State Park!
Feb 16
2:00p
End Date

Guided History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
Feb 18
1:30p
End Date

What's That Sound?

Davis Mountains State Park
Wondering what you heard outside your tent last night? This program will help you identify the calls of the wild things in our park!
Feb 18
4:00p
End Date

Welcome to the Davis Mountains

Davis Mountains State Park
Discover our beautiful region where there's more than meets the eye.
Feb 19 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED The month of February, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Feb 20 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED The month of February, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Feb 20
9:00a
End Date

Hike with a Homeless Dog

Davis Mountains State Park
Help a homeless dog have a great time on the trail!
Feb 20
2:00p
End Date

Fort Davis Tales

Indian Lodge
Come hear how the coolest town in Texas came to be.
Feb 20
2:00p
End Date

Bird Bingo

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you like Bingo? Well, how about birds? Come put your bird identification skills to the test with a Bird Bingo game!
Feb 21 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED The month of February, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Feb 21
10:00a
End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Come join our interpretive park ranger for a one-hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Feb 21
2:00p
End Date

Jeop-Birdy!

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Join our Interpretive Ranger in this fun game to test your bird knowledge.
Feb 22 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED The month of February, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Feb 22
8:00a
End Date

CANCELLED Upper Canyon Half-Day Guided Hike

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED.This guided-only hike takes you into the remote upper sections of Seminole Canyon boundaries, where the participants will be led to several remnant-sites of the Southern Pacific railroad-era (1882--1892) and to the Seminole Watering Hole, a historical stopover/camp site for the U.S. Army's Detachment Black Seminole-Indian Scouts and their Lt. John L. Bullis.
Feb 22
9:00a
End Date

Birding Walk on the Wild Side

Davis Mountains State Park
Explore bird life on a slow nature walk through Limpia Canyon with experienced volunteers.
Feb 22
9:00a
End Date

Growing Up WILD

McKinney, TX - Heard Natural Science Museum in the Science Resource Center
Learn to share conservation with children: Professional development for anyone who works with young children.
Feb 22
10:00a
End Date

Nature Program

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Come learn about the plants and/or animals of Goliad State Park!
Feb 22
10:00a
End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Come join our interpretive park ranger for a one-hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Feb 22
2:00p
End Date

Guided History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
Feb 22
2:00p
End Date

Skins & Skulls

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Come learn about wildlife found at Choke Canyon State Park and other areas of Texas with one of our park rangers! Then put your identification skills to the test with a game!
Feb 23 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED The month of February, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Feb 23
9:00a
End Date

Honey Creek Sunday Nature Hike

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Join us to learn the about the cultural and natural history of Honey Creek.
Feb 23
10:00a
End Date

Nature Program

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Come learn about the plants and/or animals of Goliad State Park!
Feb 23
2:00p
End Date

Guided History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
Feb 25
1:30p
End Date

What's That Sound?

Davis Mountains State Park
Wondering what you heard outside your tent last night? This program will help you identify the calls of the wild things in our park!
Feb 25
4:00p
End Date

Welcome to the Davis Mountains

Davis Mountains State Park
Discover our beautiful region where there's more than meets the eye.
Feb 26 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED The month of February, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Feb 27 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED The month of February, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Feb 27
9:00a
End Date

Hike with a Homeless Dog

Davis Mountains State Park
Help a homeless dog have a great time on the trail!
Feb 27
2:00p
End Date

Fort Davis Tales

Indian Lodge
Come hear how the coolest town in Texas came to be.
Feb 27
2:00p
End Date

Bird Bingo

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Do you like Bingo? Well, how about birds? Come put your bird identification skills to the test with a Bird Bingo game!
Feb 28 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED The month of February, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Feb 28
9:00a
End Date

Project WILD Workshop

McKinney, TX - Heard Natural Science Museum in the Science Resource Center
Learn to share conservation with children: Professional development for anyone who works with children.
Feb 28
10:00a
End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Come join our interpretive park ranger for a one-hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Feb 28
2:00p
End Date

Jeop-Birdy!

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Join our Interpretive Ranger in this fun game to test your bird knowledge.
Feb 29 End Date

CANCELLED Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED The month of February, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs.
Feb 29
9:00a
End Date

Birding Walk on the Wild Side

Davis Mountains State Park
Explore bird life on a slow nature walk through Limpia Canyon with experienced volunteers.
Feb 29
10:00a
End Date

Nature Program

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Come learn about the plants and/or animals of Goliad State Park!
Feb 29
10:00a
End Date

Choke Canyon Bird Walk

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
Come join our interpretive park ranger for a one-hour bird walk at Choke Canyon State Park!
Feb 29
2:00p
End Date

Guided History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
Feb 29
2:00p
End Date

Skins & 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!

March