Park Alerts . . .

Events

January 2018

Jan 20 End Date

Star Party

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
What is your place in the cosmos? Come to Palo Duro Canyon State park to explore the night sky with the park interpreter. Learn about our place in the universe and some of the fascinating stories humans have used to understand the stars throughout history. The park's new 10'' telescope will be available for viewing of the night sky.
Jan 27 End Date

Canyon Driving Tour

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Take a driving tour of scenic Palo Duro Canyon State Park in the comfort of our van. Learn about the flora, fauna, geology, and history of the canyon, and have a chance to have your questions answered.
Jan 27 End Date

Tour of "The Village"

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Below the Palo Duro Canyon State Park Visitor Center are the remains of one of the earliest camp sites in the park - known as the Art Camp or The Village. Take an interpretive walk through this fascinating area and learn about the history of the Civilian Conservation Corp who built it and the local college students who studied their craft there.

February 2018

Feb 3 End Date

Canyon Driving Tour

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Take a driving tour of scenic Palo Duro Canyon State Park in the comfort of our van. Learn about the flora, fauna, geology, and history of the canyon, and have a chance to have your questions answered.
Feb 3 End Date

We Can Take It! The CCC in Palo Duro Canyon

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Come learn the inspiring history of the men who built Palo Duro Canyon State Park in the Civilian Conservation Corps. There will be a half-hour presentation featuring the history of the CCC's work in the park, followed by a hike down the CCC trail which was used by the CCC enrollees to get to their daily work sites.
Feb 10 End Date

Old Time Sweethearts Dance

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
February is the most romantic month of the year. It's also often the coldest! Come shake off those winter blues at the first ever Palo Duro Canyon State Park Valentines Sweethearts Dance! Bring your dance partner out and spend some time dancing cheek-to-cheek.
Feb 17 End Date

Canyon Driving Tour

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Take a driving tour of scenic Palo Duro Canyon State Park in the comfort of our van. Learn about the flora, fauna, geology, and history of the canyon, and have a chance to have your questions answered.
Feb 17 End Date

Lower Comanche Trail Nature Walk

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Explore the flora, fauna, geology, and history of Palo Duro Canyon on this easy 1.5 mile hike. This hike will last about 2 hours.