“Christmas Hike” - Nature Walk (bring your Santa hat!)
Dec 16, 2012
from 09:00 AM to 11:00 AM
|Where||Franklin Mountains State Park - Tom Mays Unit|
|Contact Name||Adrianna Weickhardt|
|Contact Phone||(915) 566-6441|
The Franklin Mountains State Park is offering a "Christmas Hike". It is a reservation only hike, so please call the park headquarters between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday through Friday at (915) 566-6441 to make your reservation. A regular $5.00 entrance fee and a $3.00 activity fee apply = total of $8.00; however, Texas State Parks Pass holders only pay $3.00 since all TSPP holders receive free entrance in to all Texas State Parks.
(Need reservation by Friday before hike day)
Bring: Water, snacks, sturdy hiking shoes/boots, hiking stick, camera, binoculars, a map and dogs are welcome on leashes! (And a Santa Hat)
"Christmas Hike"- Nature Walk Trail
Start Time: 9:00 a.m.
Length: 3/4 mile/ 1-1.5 hours
*Difficulty Level: Easy. Short distance trail, well maintained and level. Great for families with small children; learn plant identification and visit the bird blind for some nature viewing. Excellent educational opportunity!