Calendar of Events
Share Event: Facebook

Canceled - Gobble Till You Wobble - Guided Backcountry Hike

11:00a to 3:00p
Fri, November 25, 2022

Canceled due to predicted rains. #OptOutside Explore a beautiful place of the park not often seen by the public on this 3 to 4 mile guided hike!

Canceled due to large amounts of rain that are predicted to fall all of Thursday and all of Friday. Due to these rains, the parking area becomes inaccessible and the two creek crossing on the hike become impassable. 

 

Gobble Till You Wobble Backcountry Hike (Bastrop) Nov. 25, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

#Optoutside on Black Friday and take a ranger-led hike through areas of the park not often seen by the public! Bring your Thanksgiving leftovers because we will be stopping halfway through for a picnic by the creek! Let’s burn off some calories from your Thanksgiving feast and have fun exploring the beautiful backcountry of the Lost Pines! This hike will be around 3 to 4 miles long. 

Pets not allowed on this hike. 

Registration is required for this guided hike as there are limited parking spots available. Please email madalyn.miller@tpwd.texas.gov to sign up. Include how many members will be in your party and their ages. 

Meet: in front of the Bastrop State Park pool and then will drive to a different location. We will leave by 11 am on the dot so don't be late! 

 Try to carpool as there are limited spaces. Registration Required. 

Bring: plenty of water, pack your left over turkey day dinner for a sack lunch, wear close-toed shoes that can get wet, and bring binoculars if you have them.

Hike Difficulty: Moderate level hike. We will be moving quickly at times.  Uneven terrain, two possible stream crossings, and some elevation change. Approximately a 3.5 mile hike.

Registration Required: email  madalyn.miller@tpwd.texas.gov. 

Special guided hike is free after park entrance fees are paid.