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Hike the Canyon

8:00a to 12:00p
Sat, May 09, 2020
John Koepke
(210) 688-9055, x2010


Join the Friends of Government Canyon and the Sierra Club for a jointly-led guided hike on one of the many trails at Government Canyon State Natural Area. NOTE NEW START TIME: 8:00 AM – Noon. The hike will range from 4 to 7 miles depending on the group. Open to ages 13 and over; minors must be accompanied by an adult. Group size is limited; no pets please. Dress appropriately; sunscreen and hat recommended. Wear sturdy footwear appropriate for rough trails; bring two liters of water PER PERSON and a snack. Natural Area Entry fees apply. Meet at the Visitors Center by the rainwater harvesting tower after stopping at the Entrance Fee Booth Area to self-pay/register. Plan to be at the Visitor Center no later than 7:45 AM; the hike starts promptly at 8:00 AM. Subject to cancellation.  On inclement mornings call GCSNA’s main office  at 210-688-9055 after 7:30 AM Saturday to check on trail conditions, or go to the GCSNA website twitter feed (, or to the GCSNA Facebook page.