Calendar of Events

All Events

May 2022

May 28 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
May 28
1:30a
End Date

What's In This Water?

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Explorers of all ages can join us to discover the wonders of water through scientific inquiry.
May 28
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
May 28
9:00a
End Date

Birding with a Ranger

McKinney Falls State Park
Come see the wonderful variety of resident and migratory birds the park has to offer!
May 28
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
May 28
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
May 28
3:00p
End Date

Watercolors at the Lake

Lake Arrowhead State Park
Create your own nature-inspired souvenir
May 28
3:00p
End Date

What's Washing In?

Mustang Island State Park
You never know what you might find!
May 28
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
May 28
4:00p
End Date

Painting in the Park

Atlanta State Park
Relax and hone your observation skills as you paint, color, or draw in nature. We will provide the art supplies, you provide the creativity!
May 28
4:00p
End Date

Lichen to Lovin' - Epiphytes in the Park

McKinney Falls State Park
Learn about lichens and the roles these fantastic little creatures play in supporting the ecosystem at McKinney Falls.
May 28
4:00p
End Date

Archery 101

Copper Breaks State Park
Learn how to shoot a bow and arrow!
May 28
4:00p
End Date

THE Palo Duro Van Tour

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Beat the heat with a drive through Palo Duro Canyon from the comfort of our van.
May 28
6:00p
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!
May 28
6:45p
End Date

Astronomy 101

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Learn the basics of night sky viewing with various types of equipment!
May 28
8:00p
End Date

Discovery Night

Estero Llano Grande State Park
An especially kid-friendly ranger-led tour which may include stargazing, owls, scorpions, tarantulas, alligators, frogs, bats and more!
May 28
8:00p
End Date

Cross Timbers Cowboy Poetry and Stories

Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway
“Learning about our cowboy heritage can be fun!”
May 28
8:30p
End Date

Night Hike

Lake Arrowhead State Park
Explore the park after dark!
May 28
8:30p
End Date

Almost Full Moon Hike

Village Creek State Park
Join us for an almost full moon hike in the woods. During this ranger-led hike, we will be exploring the adaptations of nocturnal animals and testing our own senses in the dark. Find out more about the creatures that are active when the sun goes down. Registration for hike is required.
May 28
9:00p
End Date

Walking with Spiders

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Bring a flashlight and join us in searching for Wolf Spiders along the trail in this evening hike!
May 28
9:00p
End Date

Star Party! * Cancelled *

South Llano River State Park
Come look through a telescope, find constellations, and more!
May 28
9:00p
End Date

Stories in the Stars

Atlanta State Park
Join us to listen to constellation stories and look through a telescope!
May 28
9:00p
End Date

STARWALK

Copper Breaks State Park
Join a park ranger and volunteers on a night of deep sky exploration of our solar system where we can see planets, constellations, nebulas, and distant galaxies.
May 28
9:15p
End Date

Stories in our Stars

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a Park Ranger for an exploration of the stories in our stars.
May 29 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
May 29
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
May 29
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Birding Tours

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!
May 29
8:30a
End Date

Bentsen Birds

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join us for a guided walk showcasing special resident birds such as Plain Chachalaca, Great Kiskadee, Green Jay and Altamira Oriole.
May 29
9:00a
End Date

Bird Sleuths of the Two Bridges Trail

Lake Whitney State Park
Explore the 1-mile trail with a master naturalist as you become a bird sleuth. Call or email Rita at the park to sign up. Group sizes will be limited to 15 to allow all to fit the trail space and hear the speaker.
May 29
9:00a
End Date

Birding 101

Lake Casa Blanca International State Park
Join a park ranger for an introduction to birdwatching!
May 29
9:00a
End Date

Guided Nature Hike

Inks Lake State Park
Join a park ranger on a short .2 mile hike down to Devil's Waterhole to learn about native plants and local geology.
May 29
9:00a
End Date

Cowboy Coffee

Copper Breaks State Park
Join a park ranger to learn how homesteaders and cowboys would brew coffee while out on the range rounding up longhorns or just out on the frontier.
May 29
9:00a
End Date

Junior Rangers in Training

Palmetto State Park
Come join Ranger Samantha to earn your badge and become a Junior Ranger!
May 29
9:00a
End Date

Hackenburg Loop Hike

Pedernales Falls State Park
Join our ranger in hiking along the river, surveying flood damage and erosion!
May 29
9:00a
End Date

Catfish Point Trail Guided Hike

Lake Corpus Christi State Park
Get outside and enjoy some time on the trail!
May 29
9:30a
End Date

Rockport Youth Fishing Tournament

Rockport, TX - Fulton Convention Center
Bring the kids out to test their fishing skills at the Rockport Fishing Tournament
May 29
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
May 29
10:00a
End Date

Reptile Hike

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Join a ranger while we search high and low for reptiles and amphibians!
May 29
10:00a
End Date

Mission History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a guided history tour of Mission Espiritu Santo as you learn about life in and around the mission during the Spanish Colonial Era.
May 29
10:00a
End Date

Talk with a Master Naturalist

Cooper Lake State Park - Doctors Creek Unit
Bluebirds!!
May 29
10:00a
End Date

Wildfood Walk

Tyler State Park
Edible and useful plants
May 29
10:00a
End Date

Birding 101

Copper Breaks State Park
Learn the basics of birding!
May 29
11:00a
End Date

Atlatl

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Before the bow and arrow, there was the atlatl!
May 29
11:30a
End Date

Gyotaku

Inks Lake State Park
Join Ranger Jamie in Central Park to learn about and practice the art of Japanese Fish Painting!
May 29
1:30p
End Date

Cool Crafty Kids

Palmetto State Park
Feeling inspired by the outdoors? Let those creative ideas flow!
May 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.
May 29
2:00p
End Date

Animal Detectives

Lake Casa Blanca International State Park
A fun hike where kids will learn how to identify animal tracks.
May 29
2:00p
End Date

Navigation by Nature

Tyler State Park
Find your way without a map and compass!
May 29
2:00p
End Date

Disc Golf with a Ranger

Lake Arrowhead State Park
Play a round of disc golf
May 29
2:30p
End Date

Skins & Skulls - Exploration Station

McKinney Falls State Park
Ever wonder what wildlife calls McKinney Falls home?
May 29
2:30p
End Date

Junior Ranger Explorers

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Earn Junior Ranger pins by completing an activity journal with a ranger!
May 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!
May 29
4:00p
End Date

Skins & Skulls

Lake Arrowhead State Park
Learn about the wildlife that lives in the park
May 29
9:00p
End Date

Stargazing the Texas Night Sky

Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway
“The stars at night are big and bright …” Learn more about one of Texas’ best natural resources – the night sky.
May 30
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
May 30
9:00a
End Date

Falls and Fossils

Pedernales Falls State Park
Discover the secrets behind the wondrous Pedernales Falls!
May 30
10:00a
End Date

Zoom into Nature

Inks Lake State Park
Join Ranger Jamie in an introduction to Nature Photography class and get a chance to take your own pictures using some macro lenses!
May 30
10:00a
End Date

Beginner Angling (Session 1)

Cedar Hill State Park
Come learn how to fish at Cedar Hill State Park!
May 30
11:00a
End Date

Skins, Skulls, Scales and Scat

Pedernales Falls State Park
See, feel, and smell examples of local Hill Country Wildlife!
May 30
2:00p
End Date

Beginner Angling (Session 2)

Cedar Hill State Park
Come learn how to fish at Cedar Hill State Park!
May 31
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
May 31
7:00p
End Date

Summer: Friends of Garner Hayrides

Garner State Park
Join members of the non-profit volunteer organization, Friends of Garner, on a family friendly hayride on the Frio Canyon Trail!

June 2022

Jun 1 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Jun 1
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
Jun 2 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Jun 2
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
Jun 2
9:00a
End Date

Scenic Overlook Nature Hike

Guadalupe River State Park
Join us every Thursday for an easy nature hike with a beautiful view! Beginning in April, this hike starts at 9 am so we can beat the heat!
Jun 2
9:30a
End Date

Beginning Bird Watching

Cooper Lake State Park - South Sulphur Unit
Learn the basics of bird watching.
Jun 2
9:45a
End Date

Eco-Explorers, Wildlife and Science in the Park

Brazos Bend State Park
Brazos Bend will be offering Eco-Explorer programs six Thursday mornings from June 2 through July 7. Come learn about particular groups of wildlife, craft something related to the days topic, and fun science experiments too!
Jun 2
10:00a
End Date

Birding for Beginners

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Learn how to identify birds in this beginners birding class!
Jun 2
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.
Jun 2
6:30p
End Date

Line Dancing Class

McKinney Falls State Park
Don't miss the music and fun in this family-friendly dance class! All ages and abilities welcome.
Jun 2
7:00p
End Date

Summer: Friends of Garner Hayrides

Garner State Park
Join members of the non-profit volunteer organization, Friends of Garner, on a family friendly hayride on the Frio Canyon Trail!
Jun 3 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Jun 3
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
Jun 3
9:00a
End Date

Paddling for Beginners

Village Creek State Park
Have you always wanted to kayak but never knew how or didn't have access? Join Ranger Alex for a guided paddling trip for beginners! We will launch at the park, learn some paddling basics and explore some of the wonders of Village Creek.
Jun 3
9:00a
End Date

Skins & Tracks Discovery Table

Hill Country State Natural Area
Hop, waddle, or trot on over to get an up-close look at examples of native wildlife & learn about how they move.
Jun 3
9:30a
End Date

Beginning Bird Watching

Cooper Lake State Park - Doctors Creek Unit
Learn the basics of bird watching.
Jun 3
10:30a
End Date

Butterfly and Dragonfly Tours

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a ranger-led tour through the park noting these beautiful insects, some found nowhere else but in South Texas.
Jun 3
12:00p
End Date

ONLINE PROGRAM | Fun Facts: Roadrunners

Facebook/WylerAerialTramwayStatePark
Roadrunners are weak flyers, but they make up for it on the ground!
Jun 3
1:00p
End Date

Skulls, Scat, and Skins

Blanco State Park
Explore, touch, and learn about some of the animals that call Blanco State Park home.
Jun 3
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Jun 3
4:00p
End Date

THE Palo Duro Van Tour

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Beat the heat with a drive through Palo Duro Canyon from the comfort of our van.
Jun 3
5:00p
End Date

Hike with a Ranger

Copper Breaks State Park
Explore the Juniper Ridge trail at Copper Breaks State Park. Learn about the geology, plants and history of CBSP while taking a short but beautiful hike.
Jun 3
6:30p
End Date

Huntsville State Park | Two Night Event | Texas Outdoor Family | Houston Area (Registration Open)

Huntsville State Park
Join us for a fun-filled weekend and discover the joys of camping in your Texas State Parks.
Jun 3
8:00p
End Date

Observing the Texas Sky

Martin Creek Lake State Park
Observe stars, planets and constellations with our volunteer.
Jun 3
8:00p
End Date

Nature's Night Shift

Palmetto State Park
Join Ranger Sam for a night hike full of adventures. Registration is required.
Jun 3
8:30p
End Date

Frog & Toad Watch

Lockhart State Park
Discover the frogs and toads that call Lockhart State Park home!
Jun 3
8:45p
End Date

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!
Jun 3
9:00p
End Date

Night Hike

Copper Breaks State Park
*Limited availability, registration required* Creatures of the night from scorpions to bats might make an appearance on this hike. Anything is possible! Join us for a hike to see some of these creatures.
Jun 4 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Jun 4
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
Jun 4
8:00a
End Date

National Trails Day-Guided Hike

Government Canyon State Natural Area
Savannah Loop
Jun 4
8:00a
End Date

National Trails Day-Guided Hike

Government Canyon State Natural Area
Bluff Spurs
Jun 4
8:00a
End Date

Fishing Day

Bonham State Park
Come on out to the park this National Fishing Day and enjoy fishing, games, and other activities.
Jun 4
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Birding Tours

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!
Jun 4
8:30a
End Date

Guided Summit Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we hike to the top of Enchanted Rock.
Jun 4
9:00a
End Date

Birding with a Ranger

McKinney Falls State Park
Come see the wonderful variety of resident and migratory birds the park has to offer!
Jun 4
9:00a
End Date

Lake Hike

Abilene State Park
Get outside, get fit!
Jun 4
9:00a
End Date

Guided Hike: Crystal Cave

Garner State Park
Join a volunteer on an informative guided hike up to Crystal Cave!
Jun 4
9:00a
End Date

Saturday Honey Creek Nature Hike

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Experience the natural and cultural history of Honey Creek!
Jun 4
9:00a
End Date

Wild Wellness

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Connect with nature through exercise and meditation.
Jun 4
9:00a
End Date

The Wonder of Texas' Native Plants

Government Canyon State Natural Area
Jun 4
9:00a
End Date

TFFC Free Fishing Day 2022

Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
Celebrate Free Fishing Day at Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center!
Jun 4
9:00a
End Date

Hackenburg Loop Trail Day

Pedernales Falls State Park
Its National Trail Day! Join us in caring for one of our favorite trails - Hackenburg Loop!
Jun 4
9:00a
End Date

Annual Mark Howell Memorial Fishing Rodeo

Lake Arrowhead State Park
Let's fish!
Jun 4
9:00a
End Date

Birding 101

Copper Breaks State Park
Learn about the basics of birding and why it is one of the fastest growing outdoor activities in the US.
Jun 4
9:00a
End Date

Fishing with the Ranger

Cooper Lake State Park - South Sulphur Unit
Need some new fish tales to share with your friends?
Jun 4
9:00a
End Date

Saturday Morning Sit Down (Online)

Lake Corpus Christi State Park Facebook Page
Join a ranger on Facebook Live for Lake Corpus Christi State Park updates, Q&A, and other fun information.
Jun 4
9:30a
End Date

Lake Tawakoni State Park | One Night Event | Texas Outdoor Family | DFW Area (Registration Open)

Lake Tawakoni State Park
Join us for a fun-filled weekend and discover the joys of camping in your Texas State Parks.
Jun 4
10:00a
End Date

Bug Safari

McKinney Falls State Park
Join us for a talk on how to identify arthropods and become a citizen scientist!
Jun 4
10:00a
End Date

Nature Walk

Stephen F. Austin State Park
Join us for a short hike as we learn about the native plants that inhabit the three ecozones present at Stephen F. Austin State Park.
Jun 4
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Jun 4
10:00a
End Date

Mission History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a guided history tour of Mission Espiritu Santo as you learn about life in and around the mission during the Spanish Colonial Era.
Jun 4
10:00a
End Date

The Trees of Caddo Lake State Park: A Scavenger Hunt

Caddo Lake State Park
The trees at Caddo Lake State Park root humans and animals together! Walk along the Caddo forest trail for a tree ID scavenger hunt.
Jun 4
10:00a
End Date

Outdoor Community Day!

Cleburne State Park
A day filled with all things outdoors! The entire community is invited to spend the day with us learning kayaking, archery, backyard bass, Dutch oven cooking, and much more! Fun for all ages! Entrance Fees are waived for the day!
Jun 4
10:00a
End Date

National Trails Day Guided Hike

Lake Corpus Christi State Park
Get outside and enjoy some time on the trail!
Jun 4
10:00a
End Date

Dutch Oven Cooking: History in a Black Pot

Tyler State Park
Caution: You will be hooked!
Jun 4
10:00a
End Date

Tracks and Scat

Fort Boggy State Park
Learn to identify animals in the park by what they leave behind.
Jun 4
10:00a
End Date

Bloomin' Beauties Wildflower Walk

Cedar Hill State Park
Come out and explore the beautiful blooms of Texas wildflowers popping up this summer!
Jun 4
10:00a
End Date

CANCELED - Animals of the Park Discovery Table

Lockhart State Park
Stop by Park HQ to test your nature knowledge! Drop in any time between 10am-2pm. *This program has been CANCELED. Sorry for the inconvenience!*
Jun 4
10:30a
End Date

Reading with a Ranger

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join us as we read stories about the fascinating world around us and the animals that live here.
Jun 4
11:00a
End Date

Take Aim With Atlatls

Copper Breaks State Park
Before the bow and arrow, there was the atlatl and dart. Join a park ranger to learn about this ancient hunting tool.
Jun 4
11:00a
End Date

Taylor Site Hike

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Come hike and swim in the river to our least visited dinosaur track site!
Jun 4
1:00p
End Date

Pond Dipping

Caddo Lake State Park
Who lives beneath the water? Join a park ranger to learn about the tiny critters that live in our lake!
Jun 4
1:00p
End Date

Skins and Skulls

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Johnson Branch Unit
Join Ranger Izzy for a talk about native wildlife and their adaptations that help them survive.
Jun 4
1:00p
End Date

Fishing with the Ranger

Cooper Lake State Park - Doctors Creek Unit
Join Ranger Alicia as she teaches you the basics of catching fish.
Jun 4
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Jun 4
2:00p
End Date

Flint, Floods, and Fossils

Pedernales Falls State Park
The geology of the falls gives us some great views! Come see the small details that make the view even more special!
Jun 4
2:00p
End Date

Wildfood Walk

Tyler State Park
Edible and useful plants
Jun 4
2:00p
End Date

Oh Deer

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Johnson Branch Unit
Join Ranger Izzy as she talks about the six different deer we have in Texas.
Jun 4
2:00p
End Date

Heat Hacks Hike

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Learn how to beat the heat with these outdoor heat hacks and tips!
Jun 4
2:30p
End Date

Art in the Park

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Make a nature-themed art piece with a ranger.
Jun 4
3:00p
End Date

Art in the Park: Watercolor Postcards

McKinney Falls State Park
Create a watercolor postcard to send to a loved one!
Jun 4
3:00p
End Date

Salty Safari

Mustang Island State Park
See some fish, grab a crab, explore the shore
Jun 4
3:00p
End Date

Ramble 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.
Jun 4
3:00p
End Date

Springfield Hike

Fort Parker State Park
Enjoy the Springfield Trail with a ranger!
Jun 4
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Jun 4
3:30p
End Date

Skins and Skulls

Copper Breaks State Park
Come learn about the animals that call Copper Breaks home, and even give them a pet!
Jun 4
8:00p
End Date

Star Talks in the Park

Lake Whitney State Park
Enjoy an evening walk across the galaxy by using star maps, a laser pointer and telescope. Retired National Park Ranger Larry Smith will guide you through the planets, moon and stars. Plan about 2 hours for this program that will start at 8 p.m. To ensure that the telescopes are not toppled over, we ask that children remain seated. Please register your group by calling the park office during business hours at (254) 694-3973 or email Rita.eisenschenk@tpwd.texas.gov providing the number of adults and children attending and a phone number to contact if needed.
Jun 4
8:30p
End Date

Night Hike *REGISTRATION REQUIRED*

McKinney Falls State Park
Come experience the trails at night!
Jun 4
8:30p
End Date

Star Party with San Antonio Astronomical Association - Rescheduled for June 4

Hill Country State Natural Area
Due to weather forecasts, we have rescheduled this program to June 4. Join the knowledgeable San Antonio Astronomical Association to learn about the night sky and to take a closer look through their telescopes.
Jun 4
8:30p
End Date

Inks Lake Star Party!

Inks Lake State Park
Join the Austin Astronomical Society and use their equipment for some amazing stargazing!
Jun 4
8:30p
End Date

Fishy Feud

Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway
This is a fun way to learn Texas fish!
Jun 4
8:30p
End Date

Birds!

Fort Parker State Park
Learn about the cool things birds do for humankind and play a birdcall game!
Jun 5 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Jun 5
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
Jun 5
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Birding Tours

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!
Jun 5
8:30a
End Date

Birding 101

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger for an introduction to observing the birds around us!
Jun 5
9:00a
End Date

Bird Sleuths of the Two Bridges Trail

Lake Whitney State Park
Explore the 1-mile trail with a master naturalist as you become a bird sleuth. Call or email Rita at the park to sign up. Group sizes will be limited to 15 to allow all to fit the trail space and hear the speaker.
Jun 5
9:00a
End Date

Sunday Honey Creek Nature Hike

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Experience the natural and cultural history of Honey Creek!
Jun 5
9:00a
End Date

Morning Hike with a Ranger

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Johnson Branch Unit
Join rangers for a morning hike around the park.
Jun 5
9:00a
End Date

Nature Walk

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join us while we observe observe birds, plants, insects, and other critters.
Jun 5
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

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

Mission History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a guided history tour of Mission Espiritu Santo as you learn about life in and around the mission during the Spanish Colonial Era.
Jun 5
10:00a
End Date

Watercolor Wonders

Lake Corpus Christi State Park
Enjoy the outdoors by painting it!
Jun 5
10:00a
End Date

Reading with the Ranger

Cooper Lake State Park - South Sulphur Unit
Come join us for a nature themed tour through literature!
Jun 5
10:30a
End Date

Nocturnal Natives

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a Park Ranger to find out more about the animals that call the Hill Country home!
Jun 5
11:00a
End Date

Nocturnal Neighbors - Exploration Station

McKinney Falls State Park
Learn about the impacts of light pollution and how we can protect our nocturnal neighbors that call McKinney Falls State Park home!
Jun 5
11:00a
End Date

Snake Safety Hike

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Join us for a quick hike to talk about snake species and safety!
Jun 5
1:00p
End Date

Reading with the Ranger

Cooper Lake State Park - Doctors Creek Unit
Come join us for a nature themed tour through literature!
Jun 5
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.
Jun 5
2:00p
End Date

Furs, Skulls, and Tracks!

Lake Tawakoni State Park
Stop by this come-and-go program to learn about some of the park's residents!
Jun 5
2:00p
End Date

Atlatl

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Before the bow and arrow, there was the atlatl!
Jun 5
2:30p
End Date

Skins, Skulls, Scales and Scat

Pedernales Falls State Park
See, feel, and smell examples of local Hill Country Wildlife!
Jun 5
2:30p
End Date

Butterfly Walk

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Learn to identify butterflies.
Jun 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!
Jun 6
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
Jun 6
9:00a
End Date

Mindfulness Hike

Cedar Hill State Park
Being mindful can be hard at times and nature is the perfect place to take that time to get away!
Jun 7
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
Jun 7
7:00p
End Date

Summer: Friends of Garner Hayrides

Garner State Park
Join members of the non-profit volunteer organization, Friends of Garner, on a family friendly hayride on the Frio Canyon Trail!
Jun 8 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Jun 8
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
Jun 9 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Jun 9
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
Jun 9
9:00a
End Date

Scenic Overlook Nature Hike

Guadalupe River State Park
Join us every Thursday for an easy nature hike with a beautiful view! Beginning in April, this hike starts at 9 am so we can beat the heat!
Jun 9
9:45a
End Date

Eco-Explorers, Wildlife and Science in the Park

Brazos Bend State Park
Brazos Bend will be offering Eco-Explorer programs six Thursday mornings from June 2 through July 7. Come learn about particular groups of wildlife, craft something related to the days topic, and fun science experiments too!
Jun 9
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.
Jun 9
2:30p
End Date

Slimy Snails

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Learn about our friends the snails and create some slime!
Jun 9
6:30p
End Date

Line Dancing Class

McKinney Falls State Park
Don't miss the music and fun in this family-friendly dance class! All ages and abilities welcome.
Jun 9
7:00p
End Date

Summer: Friends of Garner Hayrides

Garner State Park
Join members of the non-profit volunteer organization, Friends of Garner, on a family friendly hayride on the Frio Canyon Trail!
Jun 10 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Jun 10
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
Jun 10
8:30a
End Date

Birding 101

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger for an introduction to observing the birds around us!
Jun 10
9:00a
End Date

Skins & Tracks Discovery Table

Hill Country State Natural Area
Hop, waddle, or trot on over to get an up-close look at examples of native wildlife & learn about how they move.
Jun 10
9:00a
End Date

Project WILD Workshop

Northlake, TX - Northwest ISD Outdoor Learning Center
Professional development for anyone who works with children
Jun 10
9:00a
End Date

Hike with a Ranger

South Llano River State Park
Come hike and explore the backcountry with a ranger.
Jun 10
10:00a
End Date

Beach Fishing Basics

Mustang Island State Park
Fish with the pros!
Jun 10
10:30a
End Date

Butterfly and Dragonfly Tours

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a ranger-led tour through the park noting these beautiful insects, some found nowhere else but in South Texas.
Jun 10
10:30a
End Date

Nocturnal Natives

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a Park Ranger to find out more about the animals that call the Hill Country home!
Jun 10
1:00p
End Date

Skulls, Scat, and Skins

Blanco State Park
Explore, touch, and learn about some of the animals that call Blanco State Park home.
Jun 10
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Jun 10
4:00p
End Date

THE Palo Duro Van Tour

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Beat the heat with a drive through Palo Duro Canyon from the comfort of our van.
Jun 10
6:00p
End Date

Summer Speaker Series: Partnering for Change, The Journey to Secure a Better Future for Texas Mountain Lions

Cedar Hill State Park
Join Monica Morrison with Texas Native Cats to learn how they are building an effort to help our apex predators through education, collaboration, and strategic partnerships.
Jun 10
6:00p
End Date

Furs and Skulls

Caddo Lake State Park
Ever wanted to get an up-close look at some of the animals that live in our park? Stop by the Caddo Lake Amphitheater for a table talk, and check out some skins and skulls.
Jun 10
6:30p
End Date

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Johnson Branch Unit | Two Night Event | Texas Outdoor Family | DFW Area (SOLD OUT)

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Johnson Branch Unit
Join us for a fun-filled weekend and discover the joys of camping in your Texas State Parks.
Jun 10
7:00p
End Date

CCC History Hike

Caddo Lake State Park
Join a ranger on a history hike centered around the Civilian Conservation Corps to learn their Texas legacy!
Jun 10
7:30p
End Date

Night Sky

Bonham State Park
Night sky viewing
Jun 10
8:00p
End Date

Observing the Texas Sky

Martin Creek Lake State Park
Observe stars, planets and constellations with our volunteer.
Jun 10
8:00p
End Date

Nature's Night Shift

Palmetto State Park
Join Ranger Sam for a night hike full of adventures. Registration is required.
Jun 10
9:00p
End Date

Night Hike

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Explore the sounds, smells, and sights of the park at night!
Jun 11 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Jun 11
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
Jun 11
8:00a
End Date

Bird Outing

Lake Arrowhead State Park
Join the Texas Master Naturalists: Rolling Plains chapter to look for birds!
Jun 11
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Birding Tours

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!
Jun 11
9:00a
End Date

Birding with a Ranger

McKinney Falls State Park
Come see the wonderful variety of resident and migratory birds the park has to offer!
Jun 11
9:00a
End Date

Guided Hike: Crystal Cave

Garner State Park
Join a volunteer on an informative guided hike up to Crystal Cave!
Jun 11
9:00a
End Date

Saturday Honey Creek Nature Hike

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Experience the natural and cultural history of Honey Creek!
Jun 11
9:00a
End Date

Kayaking With a Ranger

Fort Parker State Park
Join a ranger on a kayak tour of some thrilling sights on Fort Parker Lake and/or the Navasota River.
Jun 11
9:00a
End Date

Kid Fish Tournament

South Llano River State Park
Come on out and let’s go fishing!
Jun 11
9:00a
End Date

Backyard Bass

Hill Country State Natural Area
Stop by to practice your casting skills & learn about aquatic wildlife. No experience or gear required!
Jun 11
9:00a
End Date

Wildlife Hike

Pedernales Falls State Park
Join our park ranger in viewing local wildlife in their native habitat!
Jun 11
9:00a
End Date

Go Take a Hike

Cooper Lake State Park - Doctors Creek Unit
Get outside, go on a hike!
Jun 11
9:00a
End Date

Morning Nature Hike

Caddo Lake State Park
Beat the heat and join a ranger for a nature hike along the Caddo Forest Trail.
Jun 11
9:00a
End Date

Medicinal Plant Hike

Lockhart State Park
Discover how the forest can be your pharmacy!
Jun 11
10:00a
End Date

Second Saturdays with Steve

Stephen F. Austin State Park
Join us as we listen to the team from the Stephen F. Austin State Historical Site tell us about the history of the area.
Jun 11
10:00a
End Date

CCC Hike - Guided tour of the Bois d' Arc Trail

Bonham State Park
Learn about the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) features hidden around the park and on the Bois d' Arc Trail.
Jun 11
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

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

Virtual Visit to Mustang Island State Park

Join us on Facebook Live for some beach views and updates
Jun 11
10:00a
End Date

Mission History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a guided history tour of Mission Espiritu Santo as you learn about life in and around the mission during the Spanish Colonial Era.
Jun 11
10:00a
End Date

Wildfood Walk

Tyler State Park
Learn about edible and useful plants.
Jun 11
10:00a
End Date

Guided Paddling Trip

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Bring your own boat (or rent one if available) and join a park guide for a fun adventure.
Jun 11
10:00a
End Date

Join the Wool Brigade

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Celebrate Knit in Public Day by learning the day's World War One origins
Jun 11
10:00a
End Date

Castle Tour

Lake Corpus Christi State Park
Learn about the CCC and the magnificent building they constructed at the park.
Jun 11
11:00a
End Date

Junior Ranger Academy

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Come work with an actual Park Ranger to earn your Junior Ranger badge!
Jun 11
11:00a
End Date

Prehistoric Hunting - The Atlatl

Pedernales Falls State Park
How well can you use ancient technology to survive?
Jun 11
11:00a
End Date

Go Take a Hike

Cooper Lake State Park - South Sulphur Unit
Get outside, go on a hike!
Jun 11
11:00a
End Date

Art 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!
Jun 11
1:00p
End Date

Sungazing

Lockhart State Park
Join a Park Ranger for fun activities revolving around the Sun!
Jun 11
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Jun 11
2:00p
End Date

Dutch Oven Demo at Fairfield Lake

Fairfield Lake State Park
A Dutch oven cooking demo presented by Uncle Mikes Outdoor Kitchen. -Get familiar with basic equipment and techniques -Learn simple recipes -Live Q&A and cooking demonstration -Free Samples! Yum!
Jun 11
2:00p
End Date

Event Cancelled- Zombie Apocalypse Hike

Tyler State Park
Can you survive?
Jun 11
2:00p
End Date

Junior Ranger Club

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Fun activities for our future Rangers!
Jun 11
2:00p
End Date

Become a Jr Ranger!

Caddo Lake State Park
Trying to earn your Jr. Ranger badge? Explore the forest with a park ranger and become a Jr. Ranger!
Jun 11
2:00p
End Date

Scat and Tracks

South Llano River State Park
Come discover what animals leave behind!
Jun 11
2:00p
End Date

Edible Plant Hike

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Can I eat that? Find out with this ranger-led hike!
Jun 11
3:00p
End Date

Art in the Park: Watercolor Postcards

McKinney Falls State Park
Create a watercolor postcard to send to a loved one!
Jun 11
3:00p
End Date

What's Washing In?

Mustang Island State Park
You never know what you might find!
Jun 11
3:00p
End Date

Springfield Hike

Fort Parker State Park
Enjoy the Springfield Trail with a ranger!
Jun 11
3:00p
End Date

Colors of the Wind Watercolor

Lockhart State Park
Paint with all the colors of the wind at Lockhart State Park!
Jun 11
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Jun 11
4:00p
End Date

THE Palo Duro Van Tour

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Beat the heat with a drive through Palo Duro Canyon from the comfort of our van.
Jun 11
8:30p
End Date

Night Hike *REGISTRATION REQUIRED*

McKinney Falls State Park
Come experience the trails at night!
Jun 11
8:30p
End Date
Jun 11
8:30p
End Date

Night Hike

Fort Boggy State Park
Come see the transformation of the park at night.
Jun 11
8:30p
End Date

Almost Full Moon Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
**registration required**
Jun 11
8:30p
End Date

Night Sounds

Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway
Listen to the natural sounds of a Texas night.
Jun 11
9:00p
End Date

Full Moon Hike: Park After Dark

Cedar Hill State Park
Join us for a full moon hike under the June Strawberry Moon!
Jun 12 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Jun 12
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
Jun 12
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Birding Tours

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!
Jun 12
9:00a
End Date

Bird Sleuths of the Two Bridges Trail

Lake Whitney State Park
Explore the 1-mile trail with a master naturalist as you become a bird sleuth. Call or email Rita at the park to sign up. Group sizes will be limited to 15 to allow all to fit the trail space and hear the speaker.
Jun 12
9:00a
End Date

Sunday Honey Creek Nature Hike

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Experience the natural and cultural history of Honey Creek!
Jun 12
9:00a
End Date

Nature Walk

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join us while we observe observe birds, plants, insects, and other critters.
Jun 12
9:00a
End Date

Nature Walk

Lake Tawakoni State Park
Stroll through the woods and along the lake on this guided half-mile hike
Jun 12
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Jun 12
10:00a
End Date

Mission History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a guided history tour of Mission Espiritu Santo as you learn about life in and around the mission during the Spanish Colonial Era.
Jun 12
10:00a
End Date

Fishing with a Ranger

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Johnson Branch Unit
Come fish with park rangers!
Jun 12
10:00a
End Date

Prehistoric Hunting - The Atlatl

Pedernales Falls State Park
How well can you use ancient technology to survive?
Jun 12
11:00a
End Date

Nocturnal Neighbors - Exploration Station

McKinney Falls State Park
Learn about the impacts of light pollution and how we can protect our nocturnal neighbors that call McKinney Falls State Park home!
Jun 12
11:00a
End Date

Denio Site Hike

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Come hike to one of our least-visited track sites!
Jun 12
1:30p
End Date

Skins, Skulls, Scales and Scat

Pedernales Falls State Park
See, feel, and smell examples of local Hill Country Wildlife!
Jun 12
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.
Jun 12
2:00p
End Date

Three Cheers for Trees!

Lake Tawakoni State Park
Join a ranger for this program to learn all about why we're wild for trees!
Jun 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!
Jun 12
8:30p
End Date

Almost Full Moon Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
**registration required**
Jun 13
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
Jun 13
8:00a
End Date

Angler Education Instructor Training Workshop

Brock, TX - Brock Jr. High Archery Center
Become a TPWD Certified Angler Education Instructor
Jun 13
9:00a
End Date

Mindfulness Hike

Cedar Hill State Park
Being mindful can be hard at times and nature is the perfect place to take that time to get away!
Jun 13
11:00a
End Date

Nature Journaling 101

Pedernales Falls State Park
Learn how to become a Citizen Scientist in nature!
Jun 13
8:30p
End Date

Almost Full Moon Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
**registration required**
Jun 14 End Date

TAP Mega Career Fair

Fort Hood, TX - Fort Hood
Veterans and there families that attend may register to speak with TPWD recruiters about careers, volunteer opportunities, and internships!
Jun 14
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
Jun 14
7:00p
End Date

Summer: Friends of Garner Hayrides

Garner State Park
Join members of the non-profit volunteer organization, Friends of Garner, on a family friendly hayride on the Frio Canyon Trail!
Jun 14
9:30p
End Date

Strawberry Moon Hike - REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Experience the rising of June’s Strawberry Moon in this full moon hike.
Jun 15 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Jun 15 End Date

College of Natural Sciences #HookAnOffer Virtual Career Fair @ UT Austin

Handshake
Students and alumni may register to speak virtually with TPWD recruiters about careers, volunteer opportunities, and internships!
Jun 15
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
Jun 15
3:00p
End Date

What's Washing In?

Mustang Island State Park
You never know what you might find!
Jun 15
4:30p
End Date

ATA Explore Bowhunting Instructor Training

Brock, TX - Brock Archery Complex
The TPWD administered ATA Explore Bowhunting course will teach you how to teach bowhunting skills to your audiences.  Additionally, you will learn how to design, build, run and expand your archery programs and Bowhunter Education programs. Excellent as a "next step" of archery or "outdoor adventure" program.
Jun 16 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Jun 16
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
Jun 16
9:00a
End Date

Scenic Overlook Nature Hike

Guadalupe River State Park
Join us every Thursday for an easy nature hike with a beautiful view! Beginning in April, this hike starts at 9 am so we can beat the heat!
Jun 16
9:00a
End Date

Falls and Fossils

Pedernales Falls State Park
Discover the secrets behind the wondrous Pedernales Falls!
Jun 16
9:45a
End Date

Eco-Explorers, Wildlife and Science in the Park

Brazos Bend State Park
Brazos Bend will be offering Eco-Explorer programs six Thursday mornings from June 2 through July 7. Come learn about particular groups of wildlife, craft something related to the days topic, and fun science experiments too!
Jun 16
10:00a
End Date

Birding for Beginners

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Learn how to identify birds in this beginners birding class!
Jun 16
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.
Jun 16
2:00p
End Date

Home on the Plains: Penn Farm Tour

Cedar Hill State Park
Come out to Penn Farm to explore the lives of the farmers who made North Texas their homes!
Jun 16
6:30p
End Date

Line Dancing Class

McKinney Falls State Park
Don't miss the music and fun in this family-friendly dance class! All ages and abilities welcome.
Jun 16
7:00p
End Date

Summer: Friends of Garner Hayrides

Garner State Park
Join members of the non-profit volunteer organization, Friends of Garner, on a family friendly hayride on the Frio Canyon Trail!
Jun 17 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Jun 17 End Date

Juneteenth HBCU Virtual Career Fair

Handshake
Students and alumni may register to speak virtually with TPWD recruiters about careers, volunteer opportunities, and internships!
Jun 17
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
Jun 17
8:30a
End Date

Birding 101

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger for an introduction to observing the birds around us!
Jun 17
10:00a
End Date

Beach Fishing Basics

Mustang Island State Park
Fish with the pros!
Jun 17
10:30a
End Date

Butterfly and Dragonfly Tours

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a ranger-led tour through the park noting these beautiful insects, some found nowhere else but in South Texas.
Jun 17
10:30a
End Date

Nocturnal Natives

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a Park Ranger to find out more about the animals that call the Hill Country home!
Jun 17
1:00p
End Date

Skulls, Scat, and Skins

Blanco State Park
Explore, touch, and learn about some of the animals that call Blanco State Park home.
Jun 17
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Jun 17
2:00p
End Date

Wildflowers, Pollinators, and Predators

Tyler State Park
Life and death on a flower.
Jun 17
4:00p
End Date

THE Palo Duro Van Tour

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Beat the heat with a drive through Palo Duro Canyon from the comfort of our van.
Jun 17
8:00p
End Date

Observing the Texas Sky

Martin Creek Lake State Park
Observe stars, planets and constellations with our volunteer.
Jun 17
9:00p
End Date

Stories in the Stars

Pedernales Falls State Park
What stories do the stars tell? Are they different from one continent to the next?
Jun 17
9:00p
End Date

Frog Watch

South Llano River State Park
Join a ranger as we discover the amphibians at the park!
Jun 18 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Jun 18
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
Jun 18
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Birding Tours

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!
Jun 18
8:30a
End Date

Guided Summit Hike

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger or Master Naturalist as we hike to the top of Enchanted Rock.
Jun 18
8:30a
End Date

Beginners Golf Class

Lockhart State Park
Take a swing at golf! Learn the basics of the sport in this fun class. Registration required.
Jun 18
9:00a
End Date

Birding with a Ranger

McKinney Falls State Park
Come see the wonderful variety of resident and migratory birds the park has to offer!
Jun 18
9:00a
End Date

Basic Fishing Clinic - Sea Center Texas

Sea Center Texas
Come out and bring the whole family for a day of fishing fun!
Jun 18
9:00a
End Date

Guided Hike: Crystal Cave

Garner State Park
Join a volunteer on an informative guided hike up to Crystal Cave!
Jun 18
9:00a
End Date

Saturday Honey Creek Nature Hike

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Experience the natural and cultural history of Honey Creek!
Jun 18
9:00a
End Date

The Wonder of Texas' Native Plants

Government Canyon State Natural Area
Jun 18
9:00a
End Date

Wild Photo Walk

Tyler State Park
Discover the outdoors through your viewfinder!
Jun 18
9:00a
End Date

Atlatl & Dart Throwing

Hill Country State Natural Area
Stop by to learn about one of the oldest hunting devices, the atlatl, and then try your hand at using one!
Jun 18
9:00a
End Date

Wonderful World of Watercolors

Palmetto State Park
Paint the wonderful world around you here at Palmetto State Park!
Jun 18
10:00a
End Date

Introduction to Dutch Oven

Bonham State Park
Learn how to use a Dutch oven to make your favorite camping recipes!
Jun 18
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Jun 18
10:00a
End Date

Mission History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a guided history tour of Mission Espiritu Santo as you learn about life in and around the mission during the Spanish Colonial Era.
Jun 18
10:00a
End Date

Beach Fishing Basics

Mustang Island State Park
Fish with the pros!
Jun 18
10:00a
End Date

Necessities in Nature

Stephen F. Austin State Park
Join us inside the Nature Center as we learn about how nature can be used to provide necessities all living things need.
Jun 18
10:00a
End Date

Animals of the Park Discovery Table

Lockhart State Park
Stop by Park HQ to test your nature knowledge! Drop in any time between 10am-2pm.
Jun 18
11:00a
End Date

Geocaching 101

Copper Breaks State Park
Join a ranger to find out what geocaching is all about and how to get started in this outdoor sport.
Jun 18
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!
Jun 18
1:00p
End Date

Geocaching 101

Lockhart State Park
Join us for a high-tech treasure hunt!
Jun 18
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Jun 18
2:00p
End Date

Skins, Skulls, Scales and Scat

Pedernales Falls State Park
See, feel, and smell examples of local Hill Country Wildlife!
Jun 18
2:00p
End Date

River Bugs!

South Llano River State Park
Join us as we discover what kind of insects live in the river!
Jun 18
2:00p
End Date

Navigation Revelation: Map and Compass

Tyler State Park
Map and Compass Navigation
Jun 18
2:00p
End Date

Outgoing Outdoors 101

Palmetto State Park
Join us to learn something useful, new, or old about the great outdoors to become a better steward.
Jun 18
2:30p
End Date

Art in the Park

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Make a nature-themed art piece with a ranger.
Jun 18
3:00p
End Date

Art in the Park: Watercolor Postcards

McKinney Falls State Park
Create a watercolor postcard to send to a loved one!
Jun 18
3:00p
End Date

What's Washing In?

Mustang Island State Park
You never know what you might find!
Jun 18
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Jun 18
3:30p
End Date

Knot your Job

Copper Breaks State Park
Learn some useful knots to improve your outdoor skills.
Jun 18
4:00p
End Date

THE Palo Duro Van Tour

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Beat the heat with a drive through Palo Duro Canyon from the comfort of our van.
Jun 18
8:00p
End Date

Solar System Walk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Ever wondered how close the planets are to each other? Come with us as we take a walk through a scale model of our solar system.
Jun 18
8:00p
End Date

Cross Timbers Cowboy Poetry and Stories

Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway
“Learning about our cowboy heritage can be fun!”
Jun 18
8:30p
End Date

Night Hike *REGISTRATION REQUIRED*

McKinney Falls State Park
Come experience the trails at night!
Jun 18
8:30p
End Date

Star Party

Pedernales Falls State Park
Join the Austin Astronomical Society in stargazing and astronomy!
Jun 18
8:30p
End Date

Creatures of the Night Hike

Lockhart State Park
Join us for a night hike to discover the critters that come out when the sun goes down!
Jun 18
9:00p
End Date

Star Party

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Celebrate the night sky and learn from real astronomers!
Jun 19 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Jun 19
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
Jun 19
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Birding Tours

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!
Jun 19
8:30a
End Date

Birding 101

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger for an introduction to observing the birds around us!
Jun 19
9:00a
End Date

Bird Sleuths of the Two Bridges Trail

Lake Whitney State Park
Explore the 1-mile trail with a master naturalist as you become a bird sleuth. Call or email Rita at the park to sign up. Group sizes will be limited to 15 to allow all to fit the trail space and hear the speaker.
Jun 19
9:00a
End Date

Sunday Honey Creek Nature Hike

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Experience the natural and cultural history of Honey Creek!
Jun 19
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Jun 19
10:00a
End Date

Mission History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a guided history tour of Mission Espiritu Santo as you learn about life in and around the mission during the Spanish Colonial Era.
Jun 19
10:00a
End Date

Prehistoric Hunting - The Atlatl

Pedernales Falls State Park
How well can you use ancient technology to survive?
Jun 19
10:30a
End Date

Nocturnal Natives

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a Park Ranger to find out more about the animals that call the Hill Country home!
Jun 19
11:00a
End Date

Nocturnal Neighbors - Exploration Station

McKinney Falls State Park
Learn about the impacts of light pollution and how we can protect our nocturnal neighbors that call McKinney Falls State Park home!
Jun 19
11:00a
End Date

Edible Plant Hike

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Can I eat that? Find out with this ranger-led hike!
Jun 19
1:00p
End Date

Fishing for Beginners

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Get certified! Become a bonafide angler with Bentsen State Park. Open to all ages.
Jun 19
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.
Jun 19
2:00p
End Date

Heat Hacks Hike

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Learn how to beat the heat with these outdoor heat hacks and tips!
Jun 19
2:00p
End Date

Flint, Floods, and Fossils

Pedernales Falls State Park
The geology of the falls gives us some great views! Come see the small details that make the view even more special!
Jun 19
2:30p
End Date

Butterfly Walk

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Learn to identify butterflies.
Jun 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!
Jun 20
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
Jun 20
9:00a
End Date

Mindfulness Hike

Cedar Hill State Park
Being mindful can be hard at times and nature is the perfect place to take that time to get away!
Jun 20
9:00a
End Date

Wildlife Hike

Pedernales Falls State Park
Join our park ranger in viewing local wildlife in their native habitat!
Jun 21
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
Jun 21
7:00p
End Date

Summer: Friends of Garner Hayrides

Garner State Park
Join members of the non-profit volunteer organization, Friends of Garner, on a family friendly hayride on the Frio Canyon Trail!
Jun 22 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Jun 22
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
Jun 22
3:00p
End Date

What's Washing In?

Mustang Island State Park
You never know what you might find!
Jun 23 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Jun 23
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
Jun 23
9:00a
End Date

Scenic Overlook Nature Hike

Guadalupe River State Park
Join us every Thursday for an easy nature hike with a beautiful view! Beginning in April, this hike starts at 9 am so we can beat the heat!
Jun 23
9:45a
End Date

Eco-Explorers, Wildlife and Science in the Park

Brazos Bend State Park
Brazos Bend will be offering Eco-Explorer programs six Thursday mornings from June 2 through July 7. Come learn about particular groups of wildlife, craft something related to the days topic, and fun science experiments too!
Jun 23
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.
Jun 23
2:30p
End Date

Slimy Snails

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Learn about our friends the snails and create some slime!
Jun 23
6:30p
End Date

Line Dancing Class

McKinney Falls State Park
Don't miss the music and fun in this family-friendly dance class! All ages and abilities welcome.
Jun 23
7:00p
End Date

Summer: Friends of Garner Hayrides

Garner State Park
Join members of the non-profit volunteer organization, Friends of Garner, on a family friendly hayride on the Frio Canyon Trail!
Jun 23
7:30p
End Date

Creatures of the Night

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Take a little stroll and explore the wildlife in the park after dark. Seating limited!
Jun 23
9:00p
End Date

Astronomy with Buddy

South Llano River State Park
Come by for a quick look at the stars!
Jun 24 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Jun 24
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
Jun 24
9:00a
End Date

Hike with a Ranger

South Llano River State Park
Come hike and explore the backcountry with a ranger.
Jun 24
9:00a
End Date

Falls and Fossils

Pedernales Falls State Park
Discover the secrets behind the wondrous Pedernales Falls!
Jun 24
10:30a
End Date

Butterfly and Dragonfly Tours

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a ranger-led tour through the park noting these beautiful insects, some found nowhere else but in South Texas.
Jun 24
1:00p
End Date

Skulls, Scat, and Skins

Blanco State Park
Explore, touch, and learn about some of the animals that call Blanco State Park home.
Jun 24
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Jun 24
3:00p
End Date

Salty Safari

Mustang Island State Park
See some fish, grab a crab, explore the shore
Jun 24
4:00p
End Date

THE Palo Duro Van Tour

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Beat the heat with a drive through Palo Duro Canyon from the comfort of our van.
Jun 24
6:30p
End Date

Texas Outdoor Family Outdoor Leadership Training | Inks Lake State Park (Application Open Until June 1)

Inks Lake 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?
Jun 24
6:30p
End Date

Texas Outdoor Family Leadership Training | Lake Mineral Wells State Park (Application Open Until June 1st)

Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway
The Texas Outdoor Family program provides 900+ families with a "Learn to Camp" experience in Texas State Parks each year. Could you help?
Jun 24
8:00p
End Date

Observing the Texas Sky

Martin Creek Lake State Park
Observe stars, planets and constellations with our volunteer.
Jun 24
8:00p
End Date

Nature's Night Shift

Palmetto State Park
Join Ranger Sam for a night hike full of adventures. Registration is required.
Jun 24
8:15p
End Date

Wonders of the Night

Lake Corpus Christi State Park
Ever wonder what critters explore the park after dark?
Jun 24
8:30p
End Date

Star Party with the Texas Astronomical Society of Dallas

Cedar Hill State Park
Join us with the Texas Astronomical Society of Dallas as we explore the vastness of the universe on a beautiful summer night.
Jun 25 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Jun 25
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
Jun 25
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Birding Tours

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!
Jun 25
9:00a
End Date

Birding with a Ranger

McKinney Falls State Park
Come see the wonderful variety of resident and migratory birds the park has to offer!
Jun 25
9:00a
End Date

Guided Hike: Crystal Cave

Garner State Park
Join a volunteer on an informative guided hike up to Crystal Cave!
Jun 25
9:00a
End Date

Saturday Honey Creek Nature Hike

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Experience the natural and cultural history of Honey Creek!
Jun 25
9:00a
End Date

Saturday Morning Sit Down (Online)

Lake Corpus Christi State Park Facebook Page
Join a ranger on Facebook Live for Lake Corpus Christi State Park updates, Q&A, and other fun information.
Jun 25
9:00a
End Date

The Wonder of Texas' Native Plants

Government Canyon State Natural Area
Jun 25
9:00a
End Date

Junior Rangers in Training

Palmetto State Park
Come join Ranger Samantha to earn your badge and be a part of the next graduating class of Junior Rangers!
Jun 25
9:00a
End Date

Twin Falls Nature Hike

Pedernales Falls State Park
Hike with us down to scenic Twin Falls!
Jun 25
9:00a
End Date

Junior Ranger Hike

Hill Country State Natural Area
Earn a junior ranger badge while learning about history, wildlife, and safety.
Jun 25
9:30a
End Date

Birding 101

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Learn the basics of birding and what makes birdwatching such a popular hobby. No experience required!
Jun 25
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Jun 25
10:00a
End Date

Virtual Visit to Mustang Island State Park

Join us on Facebook Live for some beach views and updates
Jun 25
10:00a
End Date

Mission History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a guided history tour of Mission Espiritu Santo as you learn about life in and around the mission during the Spanish Colonial Era.
Jun 25
10:00a
End Date

Fun and Games Outpost

Bonham State Park
Test your skills at games from yesteryear
Jun 25
10:00a
End Date

Castle Tour

Lake Corpus Christi State Park
Learn about the CCC and the magnificent building they constructed at the park.
Jun 25
10:00a
End Date

Necessities in Nature

Stephen F. Austin State Park
Join us inside the Nature Center as we learn about how nature can be used to provide necessities all living things need.
Jun 25
10:00a
End Date

River Bugs!

South Llano River State Park
Join us as we discover what kind of insects live in the river!
Jun 25
11:00a
End Date

Snake Safety Hike

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Join us for a quick hike to talk about snake species and safety!
Jun 25
11:00a
End Date

ONLINE PROGRAM | Ask-the-Expert: TecH2O Water Resources Learning Center

FB/WylerAerialTramwayStatePark
Got water conservation questions?
Jun 25
12:00p
End Date

Batty Buddies

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Johnson Branch Unit
Join Ranger Izzy and learn about our batty friends of Texas.
Jun 25
12:00p
End Date

Water's Edge Safari

Lake Corpus Christi State Park
What creatures lurk at the water's edge?
Jun 25
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

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

Outgoing Outdoors 101

Palmetto State Park
Join us to learn something useful, new, or old about the great outdoors to become a better steward.
Jun 25
2:00p
End Date

Japanese Fish Printing

South Llano River State Park
Try your hand at the ancient art of Gyotaku.
Jun 25
2:00p
End Date

Zombie Apocalypse Hike

Tyler State Park
Can you survive?
Jun 25
3:00p
End Date

Secrets In The Sand

Mustang Island State Park
Where does the sand come from? What is it made of? How do plants and animals survive in it? Explore the tiniest details that create this magical habitat.
Jun 25
3:00p
End Date

Art in the Park: Watercolor Postcards

McKinney Falls State Park
Create a watercolor postcard to send to a loved one!
Jun 25
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Jun 25
4:00p
End Date

THE Palo Duro Van Tour

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Beat the heat with a drive through Palo Duro Canyon from the comfort of our van.
Jun 25
4:00p
End Date

Archery 101

Copper Breaks State Park
Learn how to shoot a bow and arrow!
Jun 25
4:00p
End Date

Archery 101

Copper Breaks State Park
Learn how to shoot a bow and arrow!
Jun 25
6:00p
End Date

Kayaking 101 - Registration Required

Bonham State Park
Join a ranger to learn the basics of Kayaking. Instruction will be provided. Limited equipment available.
Jun 25
8:30p
End Date

Night Hike *REGISTRATION REQUIRED*

McKinney Falls State Park
Come experience the trails at night!
Jun 25
8:30p
End Date

Bats! Texas’s Billion Dollar Aerialists

Tyler State Park
Discover those amazing flying mammals!
Jun 25
8:30p
End Date

Spot the Nature Myth

Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway
Is the Daddy Longleg REALLY the most venomous spider in the world?
Jun 25
8:30p
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!
Jun 25
8:45p
End Date

Frog and Toad Watch

Lockhart State Park
Join a Park Ranger as we search for the amphibians that call Lockhart home!
Jun 25
9:00p
End Date

Night Hike

South Llano River State Park
Experience the park after dark!
Jun 25
9:30p
End Date

STARWALK

Copper Breaks State Park
Join a park ranger and volunteers on a night of deep sky exploration of our solar system where we can see planets, constellations, nebulas, and distant galaxies.
Jun 26 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Jun 26
1:30a
End Date

What's In This Water?

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Explorers of all ages can join us to discover the wonders of water through scientific inquiry.
Jun 26
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
Jun 26
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Birding Tours

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!
Jun 26
9:00a
End Date

Bird Sleuths of the Two Bridges Trail

Lake Whitney State Park
Explore the 1-mile trail with a master naturalist as you become a bird sleuth. Call or email Rita at the park to sign up. Group sizes will be limited to 15 to allow all to fit the trail space and hear the speaker.
Jun 26
9:00a
End Date

Wildlife Hike

Pedernales Falls State Park
Join our park ranger in viewing local wildlife in their native habitat!
Jun 26
9:00a
End Date

Birding Tour

Lake Corpus Christi State Park
Spot some of the over 200 species of birds identified at Lake Corpus Christi State Park!
Jun 26
9:00a
End Date

Zombie Apocalypse Hike

Lockhart State Park
Will you survive?
Jun 26
9:00a
End Date

Morning Hike with a Ranger

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Johnson Branch Unit
Join rangers for a morning hike through the state park.
Jun 26
9:00a
End Date

Nature Walk

Lake Tawakoni State Park
Stroll through the woods with a ranger on this guided half-mile hike
Jun 26
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

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

Mission History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a guided history tour of Mission Espiritu Santo as you learn about life in and around the mission during the Spanish Colonial Era.
Jun 26
11:00a
End Date

Nocturnal Neighbors - Exploration Station

McKinney Falls State Park
Learn about the impacts of light pollution and how we can protect our nocturnal neighbors that call McKinney Falls State Park home!
Jun 26
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!
Jun 26
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.
Jun 26
2:00p
End Date

Atlatl

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Before the bow and arrow, there was the atlatl!
Jun 26
2:00p
End Date

Prairie Walk and Talk

Lake Tawakoni State Park
Learn about the park's pocket prairies and the importance of this habitat.
Jun 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!
Jun 27
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
Jun 27
9:00a
End Date

Mindfulness Hike

Cedar Hill State Park
Being mindful can be hard at times and nature is the perfect place to take that time to get away!
Jun 27
4:00p
End Date

Project WILD Facilitator Training

Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway
Training to conduct the Suite of Texas Project WILD workshops
Jun 28
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
Jun 28
7:00p
End Date

Summer: Friends of Garner Hayrides

Garner State Park
Join members of the non-profit volunteer organization, Friends of Garner, on a family friendly hayride on the Frio Canyon Trail!
Jun 29 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Jun 29
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
Jun 30 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Jun 30
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
Jun 30
9:00a
End Date

Scenic Overlook Nature Hike

Guadalupe River State Park
Join us every Thursday for an easy nature hike with a beautiful view! Beginning in April, this hike starts at 9 am so we can beat the heat!
Jun 30
9:30a
End Date

Ranger Station: Skins & Skulls

Lake Corpus Christi State Park
Ever wondered what bobcat fur felt like?
Jun 30
9:45a
End Date

Eco-Explorers, Wildlife and Science in the Park

Brazos Bend State Park
Brazos Bend will be offering Eco-Explorer programs six Thursday mornings from June 2 through July 7. Come learn about particular groups of wildlife, craft something related to the days topic, and fun science experiments too!
Jun 30
10:00a
End Date

Birding for Beginners

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Learn how to identify birds in this beginners birding class!
Jun 30
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.
Jun 30
6:30p
End Date

Line Dancing Class

McKinney Falls State Park
Don't miss the music and fun in this family-friendly dance class! All ages and abilities welcome.
Jun 30
7:00p
End Date

Summer: Friends of Garner Hayrides

Garner State Park
Join members of the non-profit volunteer organization, Friends of Garner, on a family friendly hayride on the Frio Canyon Trail!

July 2022

Jul 1 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Jul 1
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
Jul 1
10:30a
End Date

Butterfly and Dragonfly Tours

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

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Jul 1
4:00p
End Date

THE Palo Duro Van Tour

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Beat the heat with a drive through Palo Duro Canyon from the comfort of our van.
Jul 1
8:00p
End Date

Observing the Texas Sky

Martin Creek Lake State Park
Observe stars, planets and constellations with our volunteer.
Jul 2 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Jul 2
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
Jul 2
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Birding Tours

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!
Jul 2
9:00a
End Date

Birding with a Ranger

McKinney Falls State Park
Come see the wonderful variety of resident and migratory birds the park has to offer!
Jul 2
9:00a
End Date

Lake Hike

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

Guided Hike: Crystal Cave

Garner State Park
Join a volunteer on an informative guided hike up to Crystal Cave!
Jul 2
9:00a
End Date

Saturday Honey Creek Nature Hike

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Experience the natural and cultural history of Honey Creek!
Jul 2
10:00a
End Date

Morning Chat with the Ranger

Bonham State Park
Have a burning question or concern? This is the perfect time to find the answers.
Jul 2
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

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

Mission History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a guided history tour of Mission Espiritu Santo as you learn about life in and around the mission during the Spanish Colonial Era.
Jul 2
10:00a
End Date

Animals of the Park Discovery Table

Lockhart State Park
Stop by Park HQ to test your nature knowledge! Drop in any time between 10am-2pm.
Jul 2
11:00a
End Date

4th of July Campground Parade! - 11:00 am

South Llano River State Park
Bring your dog, your bike, or yourself and join us on our 4th of July patriotic parade!
Jul 2
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Jul 2
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

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

THE Palo Duro Van Tour

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Beat the heat with a drive through Palo Duro Canyon from the comfort of our van.
Jul 2
5:00p
End Date

Roping with a Ranger

Copper Breaks State Park
Learn to rope a steer at Copper Breaks State Park!
Jul 2
8:00p
End Date

Star Talks in the Park

Lake Whitney State Park
Enjoy an evening walk across the galaxy by using star maps, a laser pointer and telescope. Retired National Park Ranger Larry Smith will guide you through the planets, moon and stars. Plan about 2 hours for this program that will start at 8 p.m. To ensure that the telescopes are not toppled over, we ask that children remain seated. Please register your group by calling the park office during business hours at (254) 694-3973 or email Rita.eisenschenk@tpwd.texas.gov providing the number of adults and children attending and a phone number to contact if needed.
Jul 2
8:00p
End Date

Red River Cowboy Music and Poetry

Copper Breaks State Park
Sing under the stars with our rangers!
Jul 3 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Jul 3
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
Jul 3
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Birding Tours

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!
Jul 3
9:00a
End Date

Bird Sleuths of the Two Bridges Trail

Lake Whitney State Park
Explore the 1-mile trail with a master naturalist as you become a bird sleuth. Call or email Rita at the park to sign up. Group sizes will be limited to 15 to allow all to fit the trail space and hear the speaker.
Jul 3
9:00a
End Date

Sunday Honey Creek Nature Hike

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Experience the natural and cultural history of Honey Creek!
Jul 3
9:00a
End Date

Cowboy Coffee

Copper Breaks State Park
Join a park ranger to learn how homesteaders and cowboys would brew coffee while out on the range rounding up longhorns or just out on the frontier.
Jul 3
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

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

Mission History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a guided history tour of Mission Espiritu Santo as you learn about life in and around the mission during the Spanish Colonial Era.
Jul 3
11:00a
End Date

Hike with a Ranger

Copper Breaks State Park
Explore Copper Breaks State Park!
Jul 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.
Jul 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!
Jul 3
3:30p
End Date

Arid Adaptations

Copper Breaks State Park
Learn how plants and people survive the heat here at Copper Breaks!
Jul 4
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
Jul 5
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
Jul 5
7:00p
End Date

Summer: Friends of Garner Hayrides

Garner State Park
Join members of the non-profit volunteer organization, Friends of Garner, on a family friendly hayride on the Frio Canyon Trail!
Jul 6 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Jul 6
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
Jul 6
10:00a
End Date

City of Deer Park Junior Angler

Deer Park, TX - Jimmy Burke Activity Center
Learn the the basics of fishing at this free event.
Jul 7 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Jul 7
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
Jul 7
9:00a
End Date

Scenic Overlook Nature Hike

Guadalupe River State Park
Join us every Thursday for an easy nature hike with a beautiful view! Beginning in April, this hike starts at 9 am so we can beat the heat!
Jul 7
9:45a
End Date

Eco-Explorers, Wildlife and Science in the Park

Brazos Bend State Park
Brazos Bend will be offering Eco-Explorer programs six Thursday mornings from June 2 through July 7. Come learn about particular groups of wildlife, craft something related to the days topic, and fun science experiments too!
Jul 7
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.
Jul 7
7:00p
End Date

Summer: Friends of Garner Hayrides

Garner State Park
Join members of the non-profit volunteer organization, Friends of Garner, on a family friendly hayride on the Frio Canyon Trail!
Jul 8 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Jul 8
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
Jul 8
10:00a
End Date

Angler Education Instructor Training Workshop

Richmond, TX - Long Acres Ranch
Become a TPWD Certified Angler Education Instructor
Jul 8
10:30a
End Date

Butterfly and Dragonfly Tours

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a ranger-led tour through the park noting these beautiful insects, some found nowhere else but in South Texas.
Jul 8
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Jul 8
4:00p
End Date

THE Palo Duro Van Tour

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Beat the heat with a drive through Palo Duro Canyon from the comfort of our van.
Jul 8
8:00p
End Date

Observing the Texas Sky

Martin Creek Lake State Park
Observe stars, planets and constellations with our volunteer.
Jul 9 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Jul 9
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
Jul 9
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Birding Tours

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!
Jul 9
9:00a
End Date

Birding with a Ranger

McKinney Falls State Park
Come see the wonderful variety of resident and migratory birds the park has to offer!
Jul 9
9:00a
End Date

Guided Hike: Crystal Cave

Garner State Park
Join a volunteer on an informative guided hike up to Crystal Cave!
Jul 9
9:00a
End Date

Saturday Honey Creek Nature Hike

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Experience the natural and cultural history of Honey Creek!
Jul 9
9:00a
End Date

Archery

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Try your hand at the bow and arrow!
Jul 9
10:00a
End Date

Second Saturdays with Steve

Stephen F. Austin State Park
Join us as we listen to the team from the Stephen F. Austin State Historical Site tell us about the history of the area.
Jul 9
10:00a
End Date

CCC Hike - Guided tour of the Bois d' Arc Trail

Bonham State Park
Learn about the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) features hidden around the park and on the Bois d' Arc Trail.
Jul 9
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

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

Mission History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a guided history tour of Mission Espiritu Santo as you learn about life in and around the mission during the Spanish Colonial Era.
Jul 9
10:00a
End Date

Dutch Oven Demo at Fairfield Lake

Fairfield Lake State Park
Join us for a Dutch oven cooking demo presented by Uncle Mikes Outdoor Kitchen. -Get familiar with basic equipment and techniques -Learn simple recipes -Live Q&A and cooking demonstration -Free samples! Yum!
Jul 9
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Jul 9
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

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

THE Palo Duro Van Tour

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Beat the heat with a drive through Palo Duro Canyon from the comfort of our van.
Jul 9
4:00p
End Date

Setting the Hook at Greenline Park

San Antonio, TX - Greenline Park
Come out to Greenline Park to learn the basics of fishing at this fun, free family event!
Jul 9
6:00p
End Date

Fish with a Ranger

Copper Breaks State Park
Join a ranger to learn fishing basics. Let's go fishing!
Jul 9
8:30p
End Date

Night Hike *REGISTRATION REQUIRED*

McKinney Falls State Park
Come experience the trails at night!
Jul 9
8:30p
End Date
Jul 9
9:00p
End Date

Marvel at the Moon

Copper Breaks State Park
Join a park ranger and get reacquainted with the moon!
Jul 10 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Jul 10
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
Jul 10
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Birding Tours

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!
Jul 10
9:00a
End Date

Bird Sleuths of the Two Bridges Trail

Lake Whitney State Park
Explore the 1-mile trail with a master naturalist as you become a bird sleuth. Call or email Rita at the park to sign up. Group sizes will be limited to 15 to allow all to fit the trail space and hear the speaker.
Jul 10
9:00a
End Date

Sunday Honey Creek Nature Hike

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Experience the natural and cultural history of Honey Creek!
Jul 10
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

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

Mission History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a guided history tour of Mission Espiritu Santo as you learn about life in and around the mission during the Spanish Colonial Era.
Jul 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.
Jul 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!
Jul 11
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
Jul 12
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
Jul 12
7:00p
End Date

Summer: Friends of Garner Hayrides

Garner State Park
Join members of the non-profit volunteer organization, Friends of Garner, on a family friendly hayride on the Frio Canyon Trail!
Jul 13 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Jul 13 End Date

American Legion Career Fair

Premier Virtual
Veterans and their families may register to speak virtually with TPWD recruiters about careers, volunteer opportunities, and internships!
Jul 13
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
Jul 13
4:30p
End Date

ATA Explore Bowhunting Instructor Training

Brock, TX - Brock Archery Complex
The TPWD administered ATA Explore Bowhunting course will teach you how to teach bowhunting skills to your audiences. Additionally, you will learn how to design, build, run and expand your archery programs and Bowhunter Education programs. Excellent as a "next step" of archery or "outdoor adventure" program.
Jul 14 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Jul 14
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
Jul 14
9:00a
End Date

Scenic Overlook Nature Hike

Guadalupe River State Park
Join us every Thursday for an easy nature hike with a beautiful view! Beginning in April, this hike starts at 9 am so we can beat the heat!
Jul 14
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.
Jul 14
2:30p
End Date

Animal Adaptations

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Learn about the different animals you can find in the Lower Rio Grande Valley.
Jul 14
7:00p
End Date

Summer: Friends of Garner Hayrides

Garner State Park
Join members of the non-profit volunteer organization, Friends of Garner, on a family friendly hayride on the Frio Canyon Trail!
Jul 15 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Jul 15
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
Jul 15
10:30a
End Date

Butterfly and Dragonfly Tours

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

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Jul 15
4:00p
End Date

THE Palo Duro Van Tour

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Beat the heat with a drive through Palo Duro Canyon from the comfort of our van.
Jul 15
8:00p
End Date

Observing the Texas Sky

Martin Creek Lake State Park
Observe stars, planets and constellations with our volunteer.
Jul 16 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Jul 16
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
Jul 16
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Birding Tours

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!
Jul 16
9:00a
End Date

Birding with a Ranger

McKinney Falls State Park
Come see the wonderful variety of resident and migratory birds the park has to offer!
Jul 16
9:00a
End Date

Guided Hike: Crystal Cave

Garner State Park
Join a volunteer on an informative guided hike up to Crystal Cave!
Jul 16
9:00a
End Date

Saturday Honey Creek Nature Hike

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Experience the natural and cultural history of Honey Creek!
Jul 16
9:30a
End Date

Village Creek Paddling Trash Cleanup

Village Creek State Park
Join us as we get out on the water to clean up trash and debris. Let's make the creek a better place for everyone!
Jul 16
10:00a
End Date

Introduction to Dutch Oven

Bonham State Park
Learn how to use a Dutch oven to make your favorite camping recipes!
Jul 16
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

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

Mission History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a guided history tour of Mission Espiritu Santo as you learn about life in and around the mission during the Spanish Colonial Era.
Jul 16
10:00a
End Date

Angler Education Instructor Training Workshop

Pearland, TX - Bass Pro Shops
Become a TPWD Certified Angler Education Instructor
Jul 16
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Jul 16
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Jul 16
4:00p
End Date

THE Palo Duro Van Tour

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Beat the heat with a drive through Palo Duro Canyon from the comfort of our van.
Jul 16
8:30p
End Date

Night Hike *REGISTRATION REQUIRED*

McKinney Falls State Park
Come experience the trails at night!
Jul 17 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Jul 17
8:00a
End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.
Jul 17
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Birding Tours

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!
Jul 17
9:00a
End Date

Bird Sleuths of the Two Bridges Trail

Lake Whitney State Park
Explore the 1-mile trail with a master naturalist as you become a bird sleuth. Call or email Rita at the park to sign up. Group sizes will be limited to 15 to allow all to fit the trail space and hear the speaker.
Jul 17
9:00a
End Date

Sunday Honey Creek Nature Hike

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Experience the natural and cultural history of Honey Creek!
Jul 17
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

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

Mission History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a guided history tour of Mission Espiritu Santo as you learn about life in and around the mission during the Spanish Colonial Era.
Jul 17
1:00p
End Date

Fishing for Beginners

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Get certified! Become a bonafide angler with Bentsen State Park. Open to all ages.
Jul 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.
Jul 17
2:30p
End Date

Butterfly Walk

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Learn to identify butterflies.
Jul 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!
Jul 18
4:00p
End Date

Project WILD Facilitator Training

Fort Parker State Park
Training to conduct the Suite of Texas Project WILD workshops
Jul 19
7:00p
End Date

Summer: Friends of Garner Hayrides

Garner State Park
Join members of the non-profit volunteer organization, Friends of Garner, on a family friendly hayride on the Frio Canyon Trail!
Jul 20 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Jul 20
9:00a
End Date

Project WILD Workshop

Midland, TX - Region 18 Education Service Center
Professional development for anyone who works with children
Jul 21 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Jul 21
9:00a
End Date

Scenic Overlook Nature Hike

Guadalupe River State Park
Join us every Thursday for an easy nature hike with a beautiful view! Beginning in April, this hike starts at 9 am so we can beat the heat!
Jul 21
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.
Jul 21
7:00p
End Date

Summer: Friends of Garner Hayrides

Garner State Park
Join members of the non-profit volunteer organization, Friends of Garner, on a family friendly hayride on the Frio Canyon Trail!
Jul 21
7:30p
End Date

Night Skies

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
The stars at night are big and bright on valley summer nights!
Jul 22 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Jul 22
10:30a
End Date

Butterfly and Dragonfly Tours

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

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Jul 22
4:00p
End Date

THE Palo Duro Van Tour

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Beat the heat with a drive through Palo Duro Canyon from the comfort of our van.
Jul 22
8:00p
End Date

Observing the Texas Sky

Martin Creek Lake State Park
Observe stars, planets and constellations with our volunteer.
Jul 22
9:00p
End Date

Stories in the Stars

Pedernales Falls State Park
What stories do the stars tell? Are they different from one continent to the next?
Jul 23 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Jul 23
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Birding Tours

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!
Jul 23
9:00a
End Date

Birding with a Ranger

McKinney Falls State Park
Come see the wonderful variety of resident and migratory birds the park has to offer!
Jul 23
9:00a
End Date

Guided Hike: Crystal Cave

Garner State Park
Join a volunteer on an informative guided hike up to Crystal Cave!
Jul 23
9:00a
End Date

Saturday Honey Creek Nature Hike

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Experience the natural and cultural history of Honey Creek!
Jul 23
9:00a
End Date

Kids Fish

Sea Rim State Park
Bring the kids to the beach for a day of fishing and fun!
Jul 23
9:00a
End Date

Angler Education Instructor Training - Sea Center Texas

Sea Center Texas
Become a TPWD Certified Angler Education Instructor
Jul 23
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

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

Virtual Visit to Mustang Island State Park

Join us on Facebook Live for some beach views and updates
Jul 23
10:00a
End Date

Mission History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a guided history tour of Mission Espiritu Santo as you learn about life in and around the mission during the Spanish Colonial Era.
Jul 23
10:00a
End Date

Animals of the Park Discovery Table

Lockhart State Park
Stop by Park HQ to test your nature knowledge! Drop in any time between 10am-2pm.
Jul 23
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Jul 23
2:30p
End Date

Slimy Snails

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Learn about our friends the snails and create some slime!
Jul 23
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

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

THE Palo Duro Van Tour

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Beat the heat with a drive through Palo Duro Canyon from the comfort of our van.
Jul 23
4:00p
End Date

Setting the Hook Fishing Tournament at Greenline Park

San Antonio, TX - Greenline Park
Come out to Greenline Park to try and catch the big one at this fun, free family event!
Jul 23
8:30p
End Date

Night Hike *REGISTRATION REQUIRED*

McKinney Falls State Park
Come experience the trails at night!
Jul 23
9:00p
End Date

Summer Stargazing

Lockhart State Park
Discover the wonders of the night sky! Drop in any time between 9 - 10pm.
Jul 24 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Jul 24
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Birding Tours

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!
Jul 24
9:00a
End Date

Bird Sleuths of the Two Bridges Trail

Lake Whitney State Park
Explore the 1-mile trail with a master naturalist as you become a bird sleuth. Call or email Rita at the park to sign up. Group sizes will be limited to 15 to allow all to fit the trail space and hear the speaker.
Jul 24
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Jul 24
10:00a
End Date

Mission History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a guided history tour of Mission Espiritu Santo as you learn about life in and around the mission during the Spanish Colonial Era.
Jul 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.
Jul 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!
Jul 26
7:00p
End Date

Summer: Friends of Garner Hayrides

Garner State Park
Join members of the non-profit volunteer organization, Friends of Garner, on a family friendly hayride on the Frio Canyon Trail!
Jul 27 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Jul 27
9:00a
End Date

Project WILD Workshop

Spring, TX - Big Stone Lodge at Dennis Johnston Park
Professional development for anyone who works with children
Jul 28 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Jul 28 End Date

San Antonio RecruitMilitary

San Antonio, TX - Shrine Auditorium
Veterans and their families that attend may register to speak with TPWD recruiters about careers, volunteer opportunities, and internships!
Jul 28
9:00a
End Date

Scenic Overlook Nature Hike

Guadalupe River State Park
Join us every Thursday for an easy nature hike with a beautiful view! Beginning in April, this hike starts at 9 am so we can beat the heat!
Jul 28
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.
Jul 28
2:30p
End Date

Animal Adaptations

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Learn about the different animals you can find in the Lower Rio Grande Valley.
Jul 28
7:00p
End Date

Summer: Friends of Garner Hayrides

Garner State Park
Join members of the non-profit volunteer organization, Friends of Garner, on a family friendly hayride on the Frio Canyon Trail!
Jul 28
8:00p
End Date

Moth Nights

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
It’s National Moth Week! See what the buzz is about as we light the way for moths and more.
Jul 28
9:00p
End Date

Astronomy with Buddy

South Llano River State Park
Come by for a quick look at the stars!
Jul 29 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Jul 29
10:30a
End Date

Butterfly and Dragonfly Tours

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a ranger-led tour through the park noting these beautiful insects, some found nowhere else but in South Texas.
Jul 29
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Jul 29
8:00p
End Date

Observing the Texas Sky

Martin Creek Lake State Park
Observe stars, planets and constellations with our volunteer.
Jul 29
8:00p
End Date

Moth Nights

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
It’s National Moth Week! See what the buzz is about as we light the way for moths and more.
Jul 30 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Jul 30
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Birding Tours

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!
Jul 30
9:00a
End Date

Birding with a Ranger

McKinney Falls State Park
Come see the wonderful variety of resident and migratory birds the park has to offer!
Jul 30
9:00a
End Date

Guided Hike: Crystal Cave

Garner State Park
Join a volunteer on an informative guided hike up to Crystal Cave!
Jul 30
9:00a
End Date

Saturday Honey Creek Nature Hike

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Experience the natural and cultural history of Honey Creek!
Jul 30
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

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

Mission History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a guided history tour of Mission Espiritu Santo as you learn about life in and around the mission during the Spanish Colonial Era.
Jul 30
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

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

Plant Walk

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Find native plants in the park on a stroll through the garden.
Jul 30
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Jul 30
8:00p
End Date

Star Party with San Antonio Astronomical Association

Garner State Park
Joins us for an evening under the stars!
Jul 30
8:30p
End Date

Night Hike *REGISTRATION REQUIRED*

McKinney Falls State Park
Come experience the trails at night!
Jul 30
9:00p
End Date

STARWALK

Copper Breaks State Park
Join a park ranger and volunteers on a night of deep sky exploration of our solar system where we can see planets, constellations, nebulas, and distant galaxies.
Jul 31 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Jul 31
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Birding Tours

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!
Jul 31
9:00a
End Date

Bird Sleuths of the Two Bridges Trail

Lake Whitney State Park
Explore the 1-mile trail with a master naturalist as you become a bird sleuth. Call or email Rita at the park to sign up. Group sizes will be limited to 15 to allow all to fit the trail space and hear the speaker.
Jul 31
9:00a
End Date

Angler Education Instructor Training Workshop - San Antonio

San Antonio, TX - Mayfield Park Baptist Church
Become a TPWD Certified Angler Education Instructor
Jul 31
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Jul 31
10:00a
End Date

Mission History Tour

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a guided history tour of Mission Espiritu Santo as you learn about life in and around the mission during the Spanish Colonial Era.
Jul 31
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.
Jul 31
2:30p
End Date

Butterfly Walk

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Learn to identify butterflies.
Jul 31
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!

August 2022

Aug 2
7:00p
End Date

Summer: Friends of Garner Hayrides

Garner State Park
Join members of the non-profit volunteer organization, Friends of Garner, on a family friendly hayride on the Frio Canyon Trail!
Aug 3 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Aug 4 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Aug 4
9:00a
End Date

Scenic Overlook Nature Hike

Guadalupe River State Park
Join us every Thursday for an easy nature hike with a beautiful view! Beginning in April, this hike starts at 9 am so we can beat the heat!
Aug 4
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.
Aug 4
7:00p
End Date

Summer: Friends of Garner Hayrides

Garner State Park
Join members of the non-profit volunteer organization, Friends of Garner, on a family friendly hayride on the Frio Canyon Trail!
Aug 5 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Aug 5
10:30a
End Date

Butterfly and Dragonfly Tours

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a ranger-led tour through the park noting these beautiful insects, some found nowhere else but in South Texas.
Aug 5
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Aug 5
4:00p
End Date

THE Palo Duro Van Tour

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Beat the heat with a drive through Palo Duro Canyon from the comfort of our van.
Aug 5
8:00p
End Date

Observing the Texas Sky

Martin Creek Lake State Park
Observe stars, planets and constellations with our volunteer.
Aug 6 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Aug 6
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Birding Tours

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!
Aug 6
9:00a
End Date

Lake Hike

Abilene State Park
Get outside, get fit!
Aug 6
9:00a
End Date

Guided Hike: Crystal Cave

Garner State Park
Join a volunteer on an informative guided hike up to Crystal Cave!
Aug 6
9:00a
End Date

Saturday Honey Creek Nature Hike

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Experience the natural and cultural history of Honey Creek!
Aug 6
10:00a
End Date

Morning Chat with the Ranger

Bonham State Park
Have a burning question or concern? This is the perfect time to find the answers.
Aug 6
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Aug 6
10:00a
End Date

Animals of the Park Discovery Table

Lockhart State Park
Stop by Park HQ to test your nature knowledge! Drop in any time between 10am-2pm.
Aug 6
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Aug 6
2:30p
End Date

Art in the Park

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Make a nature-themed art piece with a ranger.
Aug 6
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Aug 6
4:00p
End Date

THE Palo Duro Van Tour

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Beat the heat with a drive through Palo Duro Canyon from the comfort of our van.
Aug 6
8:00p
End Date

Star Talks in the Park

Lake Whitney State Park
Enjoy an evening walk across the galaxy by using star maps, a laser pointer and telescope. Retired National Park Ranger Larry Smith will guide you through the planets, moon and stars. Plan about 2 hours for this program that will start at 8 p.m. To ensure that the telescopes are not toppled over, we ask that children remain seated. Please register your group by calling the park office during business hours at (254) 694-3973 or email Rita.eisenschenk@tpwd.texas.gov providing the number of adults and children attending and a phone number to contact if needed.
Aug 6
8:30p
End Date
Aug 7 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Aug 7
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Birding Tours

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!
Aug 7
9:00a
End Date

Bird Sleuths of the Two Bridges Trail

Lake Whitney State Park
Explore the 1-mile trail with a master naturalist as you become a bird sleuth. Call or email Rita at the park to sign up. Group sizes will be limited to 15 to allow all to fit the trail space and hear the speaker.
Aug 7
9:00a
End Date

Sunday Honey Creek Nature Hike

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Experience the natural and cultural history of Honey Creek!
Aug 7
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

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

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Aug 10 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Aug 11 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Aug 11
9:00a
End Date

Scenic Overlook Nature Hike

Guadalupe River State Park
Join us every Thursday for an easy nature hike with a beautiful view! Beginning in April, this hike starts at 9 am so we can beat the heat!
Aug 11
10:00a
End Date

Birding for Beginners

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Learn how to identify birds in this beginners birding class!
Aug 11
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.
Aug 12 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Aug 12
10:30a
End Date

Butterfly and Dragonfly Tours

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a ranger-led tour through the park noting these beautiful insects, some found nowhere else but in South Texas.
Aug 12
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Aug 12
4:00p
End Date

THE Palo Duro Van Tour

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Beat the heat with a drive through Palo Duro Canyon from the comfort of our van.
Aug 12
8:00p
End Date

Observing the Texas Sky

Martin Creek Lake State Park
Observe stars, planets and constellations with our volunteer.
Aug 13 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Aug 13
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Birding Tours

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!
Aug 13
9:00a
End Date

Guided Hike: Crystal Cave

Garner State Park
Join a volunteer on an informative guided hike up to Crystal Cave!
Aug 13
9:00a
End Date

Saturday Honey Creek Nature Hike

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Experience the natural and cultural history of Honey Creek!
Aug 13
10:00a
End Date

CCC Hike - Guided tour of the Bois d' Arc Trail

Bonham State Park
Learn about the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) features hidden around the park and on the Bois d' Arc Trail.
Aug 13
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Aug 13
10:00a
End Date

Dutch Oven Demo at Fairfield Lake

Fairfield Lake State Park
Join us for a Dutch oven cooking demo presented by Uncle Mikes Outdoor Kitchen. -Get familiar with basic equipment and techniques -Learn simple recipes -Live Q&A and cooking demonstration -Free samples! Yum!
Aug 13
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Aug 13
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Aug 13
4:00p
End Date

THE Palo Duro Van Tour

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Beat the heat with a drive through Palo Duro Canyon from the comfort of our van.
Aug 14 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Aug 14
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Birding Tours

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!
Aug 14
9:00a
End Date

Bird Sleuths of the Two Bridges Trail

Lake Whitney State Park
Explore the 1-mile trail with a master naturalist as you become a bird sleuth. Call or email Rita at the park to sign up. Group sizes will be limited to 15 to allow all to fit the trail space and hear the speaker.
Aug 14
9:00a
End Date

Sunday Honey Creek Nature Hike

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Experience the natural and cultural history of Honey Creek!
Aug 14
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Aug 14
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.
Aug 14
2:30p
End Date

Animal Adaptations

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Learn about the different animals you can find in the Lower Rio Grande Valley.
Aug 14
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Aug 17 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Aug 18 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Aug 18
9:00a
End Date

Scenic Overlook Nature Hike

Guadalupe River State Park
Join us every Thursday for an easy nature hike with a beautiful view! Beginning in April, this hike starts at 9 am so we can beat the heat!
Aug 18
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.
Aug 19 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Aug 19
10:30a
End Date

Butterfly and Dragonfly Tours

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a ranger-led tour through the park noting these beautiful insects, some found nowhere else but in South Texas.
Aug 19
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Aug 19
4:00p
End Date

THE Palo Duro Van Tour

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Beat the heat with a drive through Palo Duro Canyon from the comfort of our van.
Aug 19
8:00p
End Date

Observing the Texas Sky

Martin Creek Lake State Park
Observe stars, planets and constellations with our volunteer.
Aug 20 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Aug 20
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Birding Tours

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!
Aug 20
9:00a
End Date

Guided Hike: Crystal Cave

Garner State Park
Join a volunteer on an informative guided hike up to Crystal Cave!
Aug 20
9:00a
End Date

Saturday Honey Creek Nature Hike

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Experience the natural and cultural history of Honey Creek!
Aug 20
9:00a
End Date

Sunday Honey Creek Nature Hike

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Experience the natural and cultural history of Honey Creek!
Aug 20
9:00a
End Date

Angler Education Instructor Training - Sea Center Texas

Sea Center Texas
Become a TPWD Certified Angler Education Instructor
Aug 20
10:00a
End Date

Introduction to Dutch Oven

Bonham State Park
Learn how to use a Dutch oven to make your favorite camping recipes!
Aug 20
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Aug 20
10:00a
End Date

Animals of the Park Discovery Table

Lockhart State Park
Stop by Park HQ to test your nature knowledge! Drop in any time between 10am-2pm.
Aug 20
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Aug 20
2:30p
End Date

Art in the Park

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Make a nature-themed art piece with a ranger.
Aug 20
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Aug 20
4:00p
End Date

THE Palo Duro Van Tour

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Beat the heat with a drive through Palo Duro Canyon from the comfort of our van.
Aug 20
8:00p
End Date

Solar System Walk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Ever wondered how close the planets are to each other? Come with us as we take a walk through a scale model of our solar system.
Aug 20
8:00p
End Date

Inks Lake Star Party!

Inks Lake State Park
Join the Austin Astronomical Society and use their equipment for some amazing stargazing!
Aug 20
9:00p
End Date

Star Party

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Celebrate the night sky and learn from real astronomers!
Aug 21 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Aug 21
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Birding Tours

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!
Aug 21
9:00a
End Date

Bird Sleuths of the Two Bridges Trail

Lake Whitney State Park
Explore the 1-mile trail with a master naturalist as you become a bird sleuth. Call or email Rita at the park to sign up. Group sizes will be limited to 15 to allow all to fit the trail space and hear the speaker.
Aug 21
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Aug 21
1:00p
End Date

Fishing for Beginners

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Get certified! Become a bonafide angler with Bentsen State Park. Open to all ages.
Aug 21
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.
Aug 21
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Aug 24 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Aug 25 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Aug 25
9:00a
End Date

Scenic Overlook Nature Hike

Guadalupe River State Park
Join us every Thursday for an easy nature hike with a beautiful view! Beginning in April, this hike starts at 9 am so we can beat the heat!
Aug 25
10:00a
End Date

Birding for Beginners

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Learn how to identify birds in this beginners birding class!
Aug 25
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.
Aug 26 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Aug 26
10:30a
End Date

Butterfly and Dragonfly Tours

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a ranger-led tour through the park noting these beautiful insects, some found nowhere else but in South Texas.
Aug 26
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Aug 26
4:00p
End Date

THE Palo Duro Van Tour

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Beat the heat with a drive through Palo Duro Canyon from the comfort of our van.
Aug 26
8:00p
End Date

Observing the Texas Sky

Martin Creek Lake State Park
Observe stars, planets and constellations with our volunteer.
Aug 27 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Aug 27
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Birding Tours

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!
Aug 27
9:00a
End Date

Guided Hike: Crystal Cave

Garner State Park
Join a volunteer on an informative guided hike up to Crystal Cave!
Aug 27
9:00a
End Date

Saturday Honey Creek Nature Hike

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Experience the natural and cultural history of Honey Creek!
Aug 27
9:00a
End Date

Cancelled - Basic Fishing Clinic - Fort Parker State Park

Fort Parker State Park
This event has been cancelled.
Aug 27
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Aug 27
1:00p
End Date

Raptor ID Workshop - Fall

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Get all the tips, tricks, and more to identify the hawk-filled skies this migration season.
Aug 27
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Aug 27
2:30p
End Date

Plant Walk

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Find native plants in the park on a stroll through the garden.
Aug 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!
Aug 27
4:00p
End Date

THE Palo Duro Van Tour

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Beat the heat with a drive through Palo Duro Canyon from the comfort of our van.
Aug 27
8:30p
End Date

STARWALK

Copper Breaks State Park
Join a park ranger and volunteers on a night of deep sky exploration of our solar system where we can see planets, constellations, nebulas, and distant galaxies.
Aug 28 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Aug 28
8:30a
End Date

World Birding Center Birding Tours

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!
Aug 28
9:00a
End Date

Bird Sleuths of the Two Bridges Trail

Lake Whitney State Park
Explore the 1-mile trail with a master naturalist as you become a bird sleuth. Call or email Rita at the park to sign up. Group sizes will be limited to 15 to allow all to fit the trail space and hear the speaker.
Aug 28
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Aug 28
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.
Aug 28
2:30p
End Date

Animal Adaptations

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Learn about the different animals you can find in the Lower Rio Grande Valley.
Aug 28
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Aug 31 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.

September 2022

Sep 1 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Sep 1 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter/Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Only access into the canyon and view the pictographs is by participating in the Park's provided tour and at the designated times. September 2-15, 2022, the park will offer the morning guided walking tours at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday September 16-30, 2022, the park will offer two guided walking tours, at 10 am and then again at 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday No pets allowed.
Sep 1
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Sep 2 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Sep 2 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter/Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Only access into the canyon and view the pictographs is by participating in the Park's provided tour and at the designated times. September 2-15, 2022, the park will offer the morning guided walking tours at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday September 16-30, 2022, the park will offer two guided walking tours, at 10 am and then again at 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday No pets allowed.
Sep 2
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Sep 2
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Sep 2
4:00p
End Date

THE Palo Duro Van Tour

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Beat the heat with a drive through Palo Duro Canyon from the comfort of our van.
Sep 3 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Sep 3 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter/Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Only access into the canyon and view the pictographs is by participating in the Park's provided tour and at the designated times. September 2-15, 2022, the park will offer the morning guided walking tours at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday September 16-30, 2022, the park will offer two guided walking tours, at 10 am and then again at 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday No pets allowed.
Sep 3
9:00a
End Date

Lake Hike

Abilene State Park
Get outside, get fit!
Sep 3
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Sep 3
10:00a
End Date

Morning Chat with the Ranger

Bonham State Park
Have a burning question or concern? This is the perfect time to find the answers.
Sep 3
10:00a
End Date

Animals of the Park Discovery Table

Lockhart State Park
Stop by Park HQ to test your nature knowledge! Drop in any time between 10am-2pm.
Sep 3
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Sep 3
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Sep 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!
Sep 3
4:00p
End Date

THE Palo Duro Van Tour

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Beat the heat with a drive through Palo Duro Canyon from the comfort of our van.
Sep 3
8:30p
End Date
Sep 4 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Sep 4 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter/Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Only access into the canyon and view the pictographs is by participating in the Park's provided tour and at the designated times. September 2-15, 2022, the park will offer the morning guided walking tours at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday September 16-30, 2022, the park will offer two guided walking tours, at 10 am and then again at 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday No pets allowed.
Sep 4
8:00a
End Date

Birding Hike

Brazos Bend State Park
Brazos Bend State Park is home to over 300 species of birds; it's the perfect place to bird-watch all year round!
Sep 4
9:00a
End Date

Bird Sleuths of the Two Bridges Trail

Lake Whitney State Park
Explore the 1-mile trail with a master naturalist as you become a bird sleuth. Call or email Rita at the park to sign up. Group sizes will be limited to 15 to allow all to fit the trail space and hear the speaker.
Sep 4
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Sep 4
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Sep 4
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Sep 5
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Sep 6
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Sep 7 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Sep 7 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter/Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Only access into the canyon and view the pictographs is by participating in the Park's provided tour and at the designated times. September 2-15, 2022, the park will offer the morning guided walking tours at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday September 16-30, 2022, the park will offer two guided walking tours, at 10 am and then again at 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday No pets allowed.
Sep 7
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Sep 8 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Sep 8 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter/Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Only access into the canyon and view the pictographs is by participating in the Park's provided tour and at the designated times. September 2-15, 2022, the park will offer the morning guided walking tours at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday September 16-30, 2022, the park will offer two guided walking tours, at 10 am and then again at 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday No pets allowed.
Sep 8
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Sep 9 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Sep 9 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter/Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Only access into the canyon and view the pictographs is by participating in the Park's provided tour and at the designated times. September 2-15, 2022, the park will offer the morning guided walking tours at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday September 16-30, 2022, the park will offer two guided walking tours, at 10 am and then again at 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday No pets allowed.
Sep 9
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Sep 9
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Sep 9
4:00p
End Date

THE Palo Duro Van Tour

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Beat the heat with a drive through Palo Duro Canyon from the comfort of our van.
Sep 10 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Sep 10 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter/Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Only access into the canyon and view the pictographs is by participating in the Park's provided tour and at the designated times. September 2-15, 2022, the park will offer the morning guided walking tours at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday September 16-30, 2022, the park will offer two guided walking tours, at 10 am and then again at 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday No pets allowed.
Sep 10
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Sep 10
10:00a
End Date

CCC Hike - Guided tour of the Bois d' Arc Trail

Bonham State Park
Learn about the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) features hidden around the park and on the Bois d' Arc Trail.
Sep 10
10:00a
End Date

Dutch Oven Demo at Fairfield Lake

Fairfield Lake State Park
Join us for a Dutch oven cooking demo presented by Uncle Mikes Outdoor Kitchen. -Get familiar with basic equipment and techniques -Learn simple recipes -Live Q&A and cooking demonstration -Free samples! Yum!
Sep 10
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

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

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Sep 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!
Sep 10
4:00p
End Date

THE Palo Duro Van Tour

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Beat the heat with a drive through Palo Duro Canyon from the comfort of our van.
Sep 10
8:00p
End Date

Star Talks in the Park

Lake Whitney State Park
Enjoy an evening walk across the galaxy by using star maps, a laser pointer and telescope. Retired National Park Ranger Larry Smith will guide you through the planets, moon and stars. Plan about 2 hours for this program that will start at 8 p.m. To ensure that the telescopes are not toppled over, we ask that children remain seated. Please register your group by calling the park office during business hours at (254) 694-3973 or email Rita.eisenschenk@tpwd.texas.gov providing the number of adults and children attending and a phone number to contact if needed.
Sep 11 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Sep 11 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter/Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Only access into the canyon and view the pictographs is by participating in the Park's provided tour and at the designated times. September 2-15, 2022, the park will offer the morning guided walking tours at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday September 16-30, 2022, the park will offer two guided walking tours, at 10 am and then again at 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday No pets allowed.
Sep 11
9:00a
End Date

Bird Sleuths of the Two Bridges Trail

Lake Whitney State Park
Explore the 1-mile trail with a master naturalist as you become a bird sleuth. Call or email Rita at the park to sign up. Group sizes will be limited to 15 to allow all to fit the trail space and hear the speaker.
Sep 11
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Sep 11
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Sep 11
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Sep 12
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Sep 13
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Sep 14 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Sep 14 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter/Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Only access into the canyon and view the pictographs is by participating in the Park's provided tour and at the designated times. September 2-15, 2022, the park will offer the morning guided walking tours at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday September 16-30, 2022, the park will offer two guided walking tours, at 10 am and then again at 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday No pets allowed.
Sep 14
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Sep 15 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
SUMMER HOURS: May, June, July, August to September 15, 2022, the park will only be offering one guided-only hike at 10am on Wednesday through Sunday to go down into the canyon to view pictographs. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit and reserve your spot on tour, click on title (above) for FAQs.
Sep 15 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter/Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Only access into the canyon and view the pictographs is by participating in the Park's provided tour and at the designated times. September 2-15, 2022, the park will offer the morning guided walking tours at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday September 16-30, 2022, the park will offer two guided walking tours, at 10 am and then again at 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday No pets allowed.
Sep 15
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Sep 16 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter/Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Only access into the canyon and view the pictographs is by participating in the Park's provided tour and at the designated times. September 2-15, 2022, the park will offer the morning guided walking tours at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday September 16-30, 2022, the park will offer two guided walking tours, at 10 am and then again at 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday No pets allowed.
Sep 16
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Sep 16
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Sep 17 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter/Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Only access into the canyon and view the pictographs is by participating in the Park's provided tour and at the designated times. September 2-15, 2022, the park will offer the morning guided walking tours at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday September 16-30, 2022, the park will offer two guided walking tours, at 10 am and then again at 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday No pets allowed.
Sep 17
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Sep 17
9:00a
End Date

Basic Fishing Clinic - Sea Center Texas

Sea Center Texas
Come out and bring the whole family for a day of fishing fun!
Sep 17
10:00a
End Date

Introduction to Dutch Oven

Bonham State Park
Learn how to use a Dutch oven to make your favorite camping recipes!
Sep 17
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Sep 17
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Sep 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!
Sep 17
8:00p
End Date

Solar System Walk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Ever wondered how close the planets are to each other? Come with us as we take a walk through a scale model of our solar system.
Sep 17
9:00p
End Date

Star Party

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Celebrate the night sky and learn from real astronomers!
Sep 18 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter/Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Only access into the canyon and view the pictographs is by participating in the Park's provided tour and at the designated times. September 2-15, 2022, the park will offer the morning guided walking tours at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday September 16-30, 2022, the park will offer two guided walking tours, at 10 am and then again at 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday No pets allowed.
Sep 18
9:00a
End Date

Bird Sleuths of the Two Bridges Trail

Lake Whitney State Park
Explore the 1-mile trail with a master naturalist as you become a bird sleuth. Call or email Rita at the park to sign up. Group sizes will be limited to 15 to allow all to fit the trail space and hear the speaker.
Sep 18
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Sep 18
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Sep 18
1:00p
End Date

Fishing for Beginners

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Get certified! Become a bonafide angler with Bentsen State Park. Open to all ages.
Sep 18
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Sep 19
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Sep 20
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Sep 21 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter/Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Only access into the canyon and view the pictographs is by participating in the Park's provided tour and at the designated times. September 2-15, 2022, the park will offer the morning guided walking tours at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday September 16-30, 2022, the park will offer two guided walking tours, at 10 am and then again at 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday No pets allowed.
Sep 21
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Sep 22 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter/Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Only access into the canyon and view the pictographs is by participating in the Park's provided tour and at the designated times. September 2-15, 2022, the park will offer the morning guided walking tours at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday September 16-30, 2022, the park will offer two guided walking tours, at 10 am and then again at 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday No pets allowed.
Sep 22
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Sep 23 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter/Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Only access into the canyon and view the pictographs is by participating in the Park's provided tour and at the designated times. September 2-15, 2022, the park will offer the morning guided walking tours at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday September 16-30, 2022, the park will offer two guided walking tours, at 10 am and then again at 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday No pets allowed.
Sep 23
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Sep 23
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Sep 23
4:00p
End Date

THE Palo Duro Van Tour

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Beat the heat with a drive through Palo Duro Canyon from the comfort of our van.
Sep 24 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter/Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Only access into the canyon and view the pictographs is by participating in the Park's provided tour and at the designated times. September 2-15, 2022, the park will offer the morning guided walking tours at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday September 16-30, 2022, the park will offer two guided walking tours, at 10 am and then again at 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday No pets allowed.
Sep 24
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Sep 24
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Sep 24
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Sep 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!
Sep 24
4:00p
End Date

THE Palo Duro Van Tour

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Beat the heat with a drive through Palo Duro Canyon from the comfort of our van.
Sep 24
8:00p
End Date

STARWALK

Copper Breaks State Park
Join a park ranger and volunteers on a night of deep sky exploration of our solar system where we can see planets, constellations, nebulas, and distant galaxies.
Sep 25 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter/Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Only access into the canyon and view the pictographs is by participating in the Park's provided tour and at the designated times. September 2-15, 2022, the park will offer the morning guided walking tours at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday September 16-30, 2022, the park will offer two guided walking tours, at 10 am and then again at 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday No pets allowed.
Sep 25
9:00a
End Date

Bird Sleuths of the Two Bridges Trail

Lake Whitney State Park
Explore the 1-mile trail with a master naturalist as you become a bird sleuth. Call or email Rita at the park to sign up. Group sizes will be limited to 15 to allow all to fit the trail space and hear the speaker.
Sep 25
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Sep 25
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Sep 25
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Sep 26
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Sep 27
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Sep 28 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter/Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Only access into the canyon and view the pictographs is by participating in the Park's provided tour and at the designated times. September 2-15, 2022, the park will offer the morning guided walking tours at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday September 16-30, 2022, the park will offer two guided walking tours, at 10 am and then again at 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday No pets allowed.
Sep 28
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Sep 29 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter/Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Only access into the canyon and view the pictographs is by participating in the Park's provided tour and at the designated times. September 2-15, 2022, the park will offer the morning guided walking tours at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday September 16-30, 2022, the park will offer two guided walking tours, at 10 am and then again at 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday No pets allowed.
Sep 29
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Sep 30 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter/Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Only access into the canyon and view the pictographs is by participating in the Park's provided tour and at the designated times. September 2-15, 2022, the park will offer the morning guided walking tours at 10 am Wednesday through Sunday September 16-30, 2022, the park will offer two guided walking tours, at 10 am and then again at 3 pm Wednesday through Sunday No pets allowed.
Sep 30
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Sep 30
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Sep 30
4:00p
End Date

THE Palo Duro Van Tour

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Beat the heat with a drive through Palo Duro Canyon from the comfort of our van.

October 2022

Oct 1
9:00a
End Date

Lake Hike

Abilene State Park
Get outside, get fit!
Oct 1
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Oct 1
10:00a
End Date

Morning Chat with the Ranger

Bonham State Park
Have a burning question or concern? This is the perfect time to find the answers.
Oct 1
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Oct 1
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Oct 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!
Oct 1
7:00p
End Date

Inks Lake Star Party!

Inks Lake State Park
Join the Austin Astronomical Society and use their equipment for some amazing stargazing!
Oct 1
8:30p
End Date
Oct 2
8:00a
End Date

Birding Hike

Brazos Bend State Park
Brazos Bend State Park is home to over 300 species of birds; it's the perfect place to bird-watch all year round!
Oct 2
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Oct 2
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Oct 2
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 3
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Oct 4
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Oct 5
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Oct 6
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Oct 7
8:00a
End Date

Birding Hike

Brazos Bend State Park
Brazos Bend State Park is home to over 300 species of birds; it's the perfect place to bird-watch all year round!
Oct 7
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Oct 7
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Oct 8
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Oct 8
10:00a
End Date

CCC Hike - Guided tour of the Bois d' Arc Trail

Bonham State Park
Learn about the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) features hidden around the park and on the Bois d' Arc Trail.
Oct 8
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

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

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Oct 8
2:00p
End Date

Dutch Oven Demo at Fairfield Lake

Fairfield Lake State Park
A Dutch oven cooking demo presented by Uncle Mikes Outdoor Kitchen. -Get familiar with basic equipment and techniques -Learn simple recipes -Live Q&A and cooking demonstration -Free Samples! Yum!
Oct 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!
Oct 9
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Oct 9
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Oct 9
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 10
8:00a
End Date

Wildlife Tax Valuation Workshop - Burnet or Virtual

Burnet, TX - AgriLife Extension
Biologists will provide an overview of the wildlife tax valuation, developing a wildlife management plan, and management practices. Attendees have the option of attending in-person or online.
Oct 10
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Oct 11
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Oct 12
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Oct 13
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Oct 14
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Oct 14
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Oct 15
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Oct 15
9:00a
End Date

Basic Fishing Clinic - Sea Center Texas

Sea Center Texas
Come out and bring the whole family for a day of fishing fun!
Oct 15
10:00a
End Date

Introduction to Dutch Oven

Bonham State Park
Learn how to use a Dutch oven to make your favorite camping recipes!
Oct 15
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Oct 15
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Oct 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!
Oct 15
8:00p
End Date

Solar System Walk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Ever wondered how close the planets are to each other? Come with us as we take a walk through a scale model of our solar system.
Oct 15
9:00p
End Date

Star Party

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Celebrate the night sky and learn from real astronomers!
Oct 16
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Oct 16
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Oct 16
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 17
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Oct 18
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Oct 19
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Oct 20
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Oct 21
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Oct 21
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Oct 22
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Oct 22
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Oct 22
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Oct 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!
Oct 23
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Oct 23
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Oct 23
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 24
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Oct 25
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Oct 26
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Oct 27
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Oct 28
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Oct 28
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Oct 29
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Oct 29
9:00a
End Date

Angler Education Instructor Training - Sea Center Texas

Sea Center Texas
Become a TPWD Certified Angler Education Instructor
Oct 29
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Oct 29
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Oct 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!
Oct 29
5:00p
End Date

Trunk or Treat

Lake Brownwood State Park
Join us for an evening of family-friendly trick-or-treating and fun!
Oct 29
8:00p
End Date

Star Talks in the Park

Lake Whitney State Park
Enjoy an evening walk across the galaxy by using star maps, a laser pointer and telescope. Retired National Park Ranger Larry Smith will guide you through the planets, moon and stars. Plan about 2 hours for this program that will start at 8 p.m. To ensure that the telescopes are not toppled over, we ask that children remain seated. Please register your group by calling the park office during business hours at (254) 694-3973 or email Rita.eisenschenk@tpwd.texas.gov providing the number of adults and children attending and a phone number to contact if needed.
Oct 30
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.
Oct 30
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Oct 30
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 31
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, watch in awe and help keep count of the many raptors flying over as they continue their migration.

November 2022

Nov 4
8:00a
End Date

Birding Hike

Brazos Bend State Park
Brazos Bend State Park is home to over 300 species of birds; it's the perfect place to bird-watch all year round!
Nov 4
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Nov 5
9:00a
End Date

Lake Hike

Abilene State Park
Get outside, get fit!
Nov 5
10:00a
End Date

Morning Chat with the Ranger

Bonham State Park
Have a burning question or concern? This is the perfect time to find the answers.
Nov 5
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Nov 5
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Nov 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!
Nov 5
7:00p
End Date

Star Gazing and don't forget the Moon

Lake Whitney State Park
Enjoy an evening in the park as you explore the galaxy by star maps and telescope. Retired National Park range Larry Smith will guide you through the planets, moon and stars with fascinating facts. Plan about 2 hours for this program that will start at 7 pm. To ensure the telescopes are not at risk of being toppled over, we ask that children remain seated. Please register your group by calling the park office during business hours at (254) 694-3793 or send an email with your name, phone number and total adults and children attending to rita.eisenschenk@tpwd.tx.gov
Nov 5
8:30p
End Date
Nov 6
8:00a
End Date

Birding Hike

Brazos Bend State Park
Brazos Bend State Park is home to over 300 species of birds; it's the perfect place to bird-watch all year round!
Nov 6
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Nov 6
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 11
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Nov 12
9:00a
End Date

Basic Fishing Clinic - Sea Center Texas

Sea Center Texas
Come out and bring the whole family for a day of fishing fun!
Nov 12
10:00a
End Date

CCC Hike - Guided tour of the Bois d' Arc Trail

Bonham State Park
Learn about the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) features hidden around the park and on the Bois d' Arc Trail.
Nov 12
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Nov 12
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Nov 12
2:00p
End Date

Dutch Oven Demo at Fairfield Lake

Fairfield Lake State Park
A Dutch oven cooking demo presented by Uncle Mikes Outdoor Kitchen. -Get familiar with basic equipment and techniques -Learn simple recipes -Live Q&A and cooking demonstration -Free Samples! Yum!
Nov 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!
Nov 12
5:30p
End Date

Inks Lake Star Party!

Inks Lake State Park
Join the Austin Astronomical Society and use their equipment for some amazing stargazing!
Nov 13
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Nov 13
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 18
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Nov 19
10:00a
End Date

Introduction to Dutch Oven

Bonham State Park
Learn how to use a Dutch oven to make your favorite camping recipes!
Nov 19
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Nov 19
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Nov 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!
Nov 19
7:00p
End Date

Solar System Walk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Ever wondered how close the planets are to each other? Come with us as we take a walk through a scale model of our solar system.
Nov 19
8:00p
End Date

Star Party

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Celebrate the night sky and learn from real astronomers!
Nov 20
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Nov 20
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 24
10:30a
End Date

5th Annual Turkey Trot 5K/1mile fun run

South Llano River State Park
Come earn those Thanksgiving calories !
Nov 25
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Nov 26
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Nov 26
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Nov 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!
Nov 27
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Nov 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!

December 2022

Dec 2
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Dec 3
9:00a
End Date

Lake Hike

Abilene State Park
Get outside, get fit!
Dec 3
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Dec 3
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Dec 3
2:00p
End Date

Christmas at the Ranch

South Llano River State Park
Come enjoy some Christmas Cheer!
Dec 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!
Dec 4
8:00a
End Date

Birding Hike

Brazos Bend State Park
Brazos Bend State Park is home to over 300 species of birds; it's the perfect place to bird-watch all year round!
Dec 4
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Dec 4
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 9
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Dec 10
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

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

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Dec 10
2:00p
End Date

Dutch Oven Demo at Fairfield Lake

Fairfield Lake State Park
A Dutch oven cooking demo presented by Uncle Mikes Outdoor Kitchen. -Get familiar with basic equipment and techniques -Learn simple recipes -Live Q&A and cooking demonstration -Free Samples! Yum!
Dec 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!
Dec 11
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Dec 11
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 16
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Dec 17
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Dec 17
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Dec 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!
Dec 17
7:00p
End Date

Solar System Walk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Ever wondered how close the planets are to each other? Come with us as we take a walk through a scale model of our solar system.
Dec 17
8:00p
End Date

Star Party

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Celebrate the night sky and learn from real astronomers!
Dec 18
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Dec 18
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 23
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Dec 24
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Dec 24
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Dec 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!
Dec 25
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Dec 25
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 30 End Date

Christmas Bird Count - Bentsen/Anzalduas

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Birders of all skill levels are invited to help survey birds in our count circle. Participation is free.
Dec 30
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Dec 31
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Dec 31
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Dec 31
3:30p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!

January 2023

Jan 1
9:00a
End Date

First Day Hike - 2023

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Ring in the NEW year on this OLD trail.
Jan 6
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Jan 7
9:00a
End Date

Lake Hike

Abilene State Park
Get outside, get fit!
Jan 7
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

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

Meet The Longhorns

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

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Jan 20
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Jan 21
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Jan 27
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Jan 28
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!

February 2023

Feb 3
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Feb 4
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Feb 10
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Feb 11
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Feb 17
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Feb 18
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!
Feb 24
2:00p
End Date

Meet The Longhorns

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

Meet The Longhorns

Copper Breaks State Park
Meet some of the official state longhorn herd!

March 2023

Mar 31
8:00a
End Date

Birding Hike

Brazos Bend State Park
Brazos Bend State Park is home to over 300 species of birds; it's the perfect place to bird-watch all year round!

April 2023

Apr 1
8:00a
End Date

Birding Hike

Brazos Bend State Park
Brazos Bend State Park is home to over 300 species of birds; it's the perfect place to bird-watch all year round!

September 2023

Sep 30
8:00a
End Date

Birding Hike

Brazos Bend State Park
Brazos Bend State Park is home to over 300 species of birds; it's the perfect place to bird-watch all year round!

October 2023

Oct 1
8:00a
End Date

Birding Hike

Brazos Bend State Park
Brazos Bend State Park is home to over 300 species of birds; it's the perfect place to bird-watch all year round!