Events

January 2018

Jan 20 End Date

Explore the Canyon

Government Canyon State Natural Area
Join us on the third Saturday of each month for a new adventure!
Jan 20 End Date

On the Trail with the Buffalo Soldiers

Government Canyon State Natural Area
Buffalo Soldier encampment, Living History, Stories and activities. Join the buffalo soldiers as they travel through central Texas.
Jan 27 End Date

Night Hike

Government Canyon State Natural Area
Experience the canyon after dark!

February 2018

Feb 3 End Date

Geocache Summit

Government Canyon State Natural Area
Feb 10 End Date

Hike the Canyon

Government Canyon State Natural Area
Join us on the second Saturday of every month for a guided hike!
Feb 16 End Date

President’s Day Holiday: Campground Open Extra Night

Government Canyon State Natural Area
For the President’s Day Holiday, the campground will be open three nights – Friday through Sunday, Feb. 16-18, 2018.
Feb 17 End Date

Explore the Canyon

Government Canyon State Natural Area
Join us on the third Saturday of each month for a new adventure!

March 2018

Mar 9 End Date

Spring Break: Extra Days Open

Government Canyon State Natural Area
Government Canyon State Natural Area will be open for day use as well as overnight camping from Friday, March 9 through Saturday night, March 17. Open for day use only on Sunday, March 18 and Monday, March 19. Natural Area entry fees and overnight camping fees apply each day.

May 2018

May 25 End Date

Memorial Day Holiday: Campground Open Extra Night

Government Canyon State Natural Area
For the Memorial Day Holiday, the campground will be open three nights – Friday through Sunday, May 25-27, 2018.

June 2018

Jun 15 End Date

Emancipation Day Holiday: Extra Days Open

Government Canyon State Natural Area
Government Canyon State Natural Area will be open for day use as well as overnight camping from Friday night, June 15 through Monday night, June 18. Open for day use only Tuesday, June 19. Natural Area entry fees and overnight camping fees apply each day.
Jun 29 End Date

July 4th Holiday: Extra Days Open

Government Canyon State Natural Area
Government Canyon State Natural Area will be open for day use as well as overnight camping from Friday night, June 29 through Saturday night, July 7. Open for day use only Sunday and Monday, July 8 and 9. Natural Area entry fees and overnight camping fees apply each day.

August 2018

Aug 31 End Date

Labor Day Holiday: Campground Open Extra Night

Government Canyon State Natural Area
For the Labor Day Holiday, the campground will be open three nights – Friday through Sunday, Aug. 31 through Sept. 2, 2018.

October 2018

Oct 5 End Date

Columbus Day Holiday: Campground Open Extra Night

Government Canyon State Natural Area
For the Columbus Day Holiday, the campground will be open three nights – Friday through Sunday, Oct. 5-7, 2018.

November 2018

Nov 16 End Date

Thanksgiving: Extra Days Open

Government Canyon State Natural Area
Government Canyon State Natural Area will be open for day use as well as overnight camping from Friday night, Nov. 16 through Saturday night, Nov. 24. Open for day use only Sunday and Monday, Nov. 25 & 26. Natural Area entry fees and overnight camping fees apply each day. For more information call the Natural Area at (210) 688-9055.

December 2018

Dec 21 End Date

Christmas/New Year: Extra Days Open

Government Canyon State Natural Area
Government Canyon State Natural Area will be open for day use as well as overnight camping from Friday night, Dec. 21, through Saturday night, Jan. 5, 2019. Open for day use only Sunday and Monday, Jan. 6 - 7. Natural Area entry fees and overnight camping fees apply each day. For more information call the Natural Area at (210) 688-9055.