Alerts . . .

Events

August 2018

Aug 18 End Date

McKinney Falls Trail Crew

McKinney Falls State Park
Looking for an opportunity to work outside, gain new skills, and give back to the only state park in Austin, TX? Join our team as a Trail Crew Volunteer!
Aug 18 End Date

Bird Watching Hike

McKinney Falls State Park
Want to learn about the birds that call McKinney Falls home? Join us for an evening of bird watching.
Aug 18 End Date

Marvel at the Moon

McKinney Falls State Park
Join a Ranger to explore the night sky!
Aug 25 End Date

Native American History Walk

McKinney Falls State Park
Learn about the lives of America's first inhabitants.
Aug 26 End Date

Skins & Skulls - Exploration Station

McKinney Falls State Park
Ever wonder what wildlife calls McKinney Falls home?
Aug 31 End Date

Arts in the Park: Waterfall Watercolors

McKinney Falls State Park
De-stress from your week!

September 2018

Sep 1 End Date

Bird Watching Hike

McKinney Falls State Park
Want to learn about the birds that call McKinney Falls home? Join us for an evening of bird watching.
Sep 2 End Date

Skins & Skulls - Exploration Station

McKinney Falls State Park
Ever wonder what wildlife calls McKinney Falls home?
Sep 8 End Date

Welcome to Cretaceous Park - Exploration Station

McKinney Falls State Park
Did you know that there is an extinct volcano near McKinney Falls State Park? Did you know that all of central Texas was at one point under a shallow sea? Discover the creatures that lived in the deep at this Cretaceous Park Exploration Station!
Sep 8 End Date

Native American History Walk

McKinney Falls State Park
Learn about the lives of America's first inhabitants.
Sep 15 End Date

McKinney Falls Trail Crew

McKinney Falls State Park
Looking for an opportunity to work outside, gain new skills, and give back to the only state park in Austin, TX? Join our team as a Trail Crew Volunteer!
Sep 15 End Date

World Cleanup Day!

McKinney Falls State Park
On 15 September, 150 countries, volunteers and partners will come together to rid the world of trash and clean up mismanaged waste. A powerful ‘green wave’ of cleanups will start in New Zealand and end in Hawaii 36 hours later with millions of people working towards one goal: a cleaner world.
Sep 15 End Date

Sailing Into History - Texian Navy Day

McKinney Falls State Park
Join a Ranger to celebrate tenacity of the first Texian Navy!
Sep 15 End Date

Bird Watching Hike

McKinney Falls State Park
Want to learn about the birds that call McKinney Falls home? Join us for an evening of bird watching.
Sep 16 End Date

Welcome to Cretaceous Park - Exploration Station

McKinney Falls State Park
Did you know that there is an extinct volcano near McKinney Falls State Park? Did you know that all of central Texas was at one point under a shallow sea? Discover the creatures that lived in the deep at this Cretaceous Park Exploration Station!
Sep 22 End Date

National Hunting and Fishing Day - Go Fish Event!

McKinney Falls State Park
Join us on Sept 22nd on National Hunting and Fishing Day at McKinney Falls State Park where youth and adults can learn the basics of fishing. Event start time is 9:00 A.M.
Sep 22 End Date

Native American History Walk

McKinney Falls State Park
Learn about the lives of America's first inhabitants.
Sep 29 End Date

River Critters - Exploration Station

McKinney Falls State Park
Have you ever wondered what's swimming in the water right next to you? Not all heroes wear capes - meet the teeny tiny river critters we hardly ever notice that play a vital role in river health!
Sep 29 End Date

Make Your Own Binoculars - Kid Craft

McKinney Falls State Park
Calling all budding birders! Make your own play binoculars out of cardboard and yarn!
Sep 29 End Date

Language of the Fan

McKinney Falls State Park
Despite the fact that the first day of fall was 9/22, it’s still hot as blazes around here! Join a Ranger to learn about how ladies like Mrs. Anna McKinney (the first woman to live in the Homestead) stayed cool and sent secret messages to others using the language of the fan in the 1850s.

October 2018

Oct 6 End Date

Go Fish! Learn to Fish Event

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

November 2018

Nov 10 End Date

Go Fish! Learn to Fish Event

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