All Events

October 2014

October 24 End Date
Cedar Hill State Park | Texas Outdoor Family | DFW Area | 2 Night Workshop | (Full - Try November 8th at Cedar Hill!)
Cedar Hill State Park
Join us for a fun filled weekend designed to help your family discover the joys of camping and Texas State Parks. All camping gear and equipment required for an overnight stay at the park is included with each reservation! Click for a list of activities offered and specific information for this workshop.
October 24 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
October 24 End Date
Let's Talk Turkey
South Llano River State Park
October 24 End Date
Caddo Lake: Past, Present, and Future
Caddo Lake State Park
Caddo Lake has a relatively short but exciting history!
October 25 End Date
Hard Hat Tour Aboard the Battleship TEXAS
Battleship Texas State Historic Site
Unique guided behind-the-scenes tour of historic vessel.
October 25 End Date
Leave No Trace "Hotspot" Weekend -- Park Cleanup and Leave No Trace Workshop, 8:30 am
Lake Casa Blanca International State Park
Leave No Trace and their Traveling Subaru Team have selected Lake Casa Blanca State Park as one of their "hotspots" in the nation that is being loved to death by park visitors. Join us for a weekend full of exciting events to find out how you can help protect Lake Casa Blanca.
October 25 End Date
Go Fish! Learn-to-Fish Event
Lake Whitney State Park
Families can learn the basics of fishing through fun, hands-on activities.
October 25 End Date
October 25 End Date
Nature Photography
Ray Roberts Lake - Johnson Branch Unit
Join us for a FREE introductory workshop all about nature photography!
October 25 End Date
Lost Pines Mountain Biking Tour
Bastrop State Park
Take a guided ride to see hidden sites.
October 25 End Date
Fishing 101
Mckinney Falls State Park
Learn the basics of fishing!
October 25 End Date
Brazos Bend State Park | Texas Outdoor Family | Houston Area | 1 Night Workshop | (Full - Waitlist Forming)
Brazos Bend State Park
Join us for a fun filled weekend designed to help your family discover the joys of camping and Texas State Parks. All camping gear and equipment required for an overnight stay at the park is included with each reservation! Click for a list of activities offered and specific information for this workshop.
October 25 End Date
Palo Duro Canyon History Day
Palo Duro Canyon State Park
October 25 End Date
Fun with Fiber
Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
See all types of handcrafts and domestic arts made out of fiber.
October 25 End Date
Labor of Thine Hands: Trades in Early Texas
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
Barrington Farm presents this expanded program where demonstrators will exhibit some of the many skills needed by our ancestors from blacksmiths to tailor and potters.
October 25 End Date
Nature Walk
Blanco State Park
Learn about the history and biology of Blanco State Park.
October 25 End Date
Geocaching 101
Guadalupe River State Park
October 25 End Date
Geocaching
Martin Creek Lake State Park
High tech trick or treat!
October 25 End Date
Harvest Heritage Festival
Cedar Hill State Park
Experience a taste of North Texas' farming and ranching heritage!
October 25 End Date
The Fast & the Furriest
Ray Roberts Lake - Johnson Branch Unit
Learn all about the mammals at Lake Ray Roberts!
October 25 End Date
Keep Out! Invasive Species
Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Isle Du Bois Unit
What are the worst invasive species in Texas?
October 25 End Date
Discovery Cave Tour - 11:00 AM - SOLD OUT
Colorado Bend State Park
Enjoy a visit to one of Colorado Bend’s most popular caves. Come and observe the amazing stalactites, flowstone, and other speleothems that exist right beneath your feet. Your experienced cave tour guide will cover the formation of the geology within, and share the joys of caving.
October 25 End Date
Spooky Spider Arts & Crafts
Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Come discover the world of spiders and create your own spider.
October 25 End Date
Highlights of the Davis Mountains
Davis Mountains State Park
Meet at the Interpretive Center at 11:30am for your list of the must see attractions of the park and of the region.
October 25 End Date
Pumpkin Carving Contest
Wyler Aerial Tramway
Show your artistic skills in our pumpkin carving contest during the Tram-or-Treat Halloween Festival at the Tramway.
October 25 End Date
Tram-or-Treat
Wyler Aerial Tramway
Come out and join us for this spooky but fun Halloween Festival!
October 25 End Date
Geocaching 101
Davis Mountains State Park
Learn everything you need to know about the internationally loved hobby of geocaching! Meet at 12:30 pm at the Interpretive Center.
October 25 End Date
Animal Masks
South Llano River State Park
A special time of creativity for the park's younger campers.
October 25 End Date
Leave No Trace "Hotspot" Weekend -- Evening Program and Activities, 5:30 pm
Lake Casa Blanca International State Park
Leave No Trace and their Traveling Subaru Team have selected Lake Casa Blanca State Park as one of their "hotspots" in the nation that is being loved to death by park visitors. Join us for a weekend full of exciting events to find out how you can help protect Lake Casa Blanca.
October 25 End Date
Fishing 101
Lake Corpus Christi State Park
Learn the joys of fishing!
October 25 End Date
Make A Mask
Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Don't have a costume to wear to tonight's Haunted Hike? Come make a mask!
October 25 End Date
The Original Wild Cave Tour - 2:00 PM
Colorado Bend State Park
Join us for a spelunking adventure. An experienced guide will take you on an underground journey where you will find fun, challenge, and an unforgettable experience.
October 25 End Date
Geocaching 101
Guadalupe River State Park
October 25 End Date
Tarantulas: Gentle Giants or Fearsome Foes?
Ray Roberts Lake - Johnson Branch Unit
Let's talk Texas Brown Tarantulas!
October 25 End Date
Flutter, Dart and Dash
Blanco State Park
Join the park ranger to explore and identify the butterflies at Blanco State Park.
October 25 End Date
EarthQuest Birds of Prey Program
Brazos Bend State Park
October 25 End Date
Discover the Trees of the Park – Nature Hike
Cooper Lake State Park/South Sulphur Unit
October 25 End Date
Learn About Bats in Texas and around the World
Davis Mountains State Park
Meet at the Interpretive Center at 3:00 for a talk on bats with fun activities!
October 25 End Date
Dutch Oven Cooking Class
Inks Lake State Park
Park rangers will introduce you to the historic art of Dutch oven cooking.
October 25 End Date
Boo in the Park
Lake Tawakoni State Park
Trick or treating, campsite decorating and more!
October 25 End Date
Natural Halloween
Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Come see the park in the dark, fun for the whole family.
October 25 End Date
Trunk or Treat and Ghost Walk
Fort Richardson State Park & Historic Site / Lost Creek Reservoir State Trailway
Come trick or treat in costume through our campsites starting at 5:30PM. At dusk, go for a ghost walk through the historic buildings of Fort Richardson.
October 25 End Date
Halloween at the Canyon
Government Canyon State Natural Area
BooooooOOOOOOOoooooo!!!! (heh-heh-heh...)
October 25 End Date
Haunted Hike and Hayride
Dinosaur Valley State Park
October 25 End Date
Haunted Hike
Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join us for a spook-tacular time!
October 25 End Date
Stargazing!
Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Isle Du Bois Unit
Join us for an evening of stargazing!
October 25 End Date
Twilight Paddle
Inks Lake State Park
Get a whole new paddling experience by going out canoeing when the sun goes down.
October 25 End Date
Slitherin' Snakes Alive
Guadalupe River State Park
October 25 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
October 25 End Date
Creepy Creatures of Texas
South Llano River State Park
October 25 End Date
Explore the Dark Side/Night Hike
Cooper Lake State Park/South Sulphur Unit
October 25 End Date
Haunting Tales of the Frio Canyon
Garner State Park
Come and listen to some chilling stories of the Frio's past... and maybe we'll conjure a few spirits!
October 25 End Date
Night Sky over the Canyon
Palo Duro Canyon State Park
October 25 End Date
Stargazing
Bastrop State Park
October 25 End Date
Ghosts of Lake Whitney
Lake Whitney State Park
Join us for an evening of toasting marshmallows around the campfire and sharing stories about curses, legends and things that go bump in the night at Lake Whitney State Park.
October 25 End Date
Night Sky Program
Lake Colorado City State Park
A journey into the universe searching time and space to discover legends and stories that will connect the dots of the night sky.
October 26 End Date
Guided Intermediate Mountain Bike Ride
Franklin Mountains State Park
Enjoy the Chihuahuan Desert and Franklin Mountains on two wheels!
October 26 End Date
Leave No Trace "Hotspot" Weekend -- Junior Ranger Hike, 9:00 am
Lake Casa Blanca International State Park
Leave No Trace and their Traveling Subaru Team have selected Lake Casa Blanca State Park as one of their "hotspots" in the nation that is being loved to death by park visitors. Join us for a weekend full of exciting events to find out how you can help protect Lake Casa Blanca.
October 26 End Date
The Flying Mammals We Depend On! Bats!
Davis Mountains State Park
Meet at the Interpretive Center at 9:00am for a talk on bats with fun activities!
October 26 End Date
Snake Talk & Feeding
Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Watch our non-venomous corn snakes feed.
October 26 End Date
The Original Wild Cave Tour - 10:00 AM
Colorado Bend State Park
Join us for a spelunking adventure. An experienced guide will take you on an underground journey where you will find fun, challenge, and an unforgettable experience.
October 26 End Date
Labor of Thine Hands: Trades in Early Texas
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
Barrington Farm presents this expanded program where demonstrators will exhibit some of the many skills needed by our ancestors from blacksmiths to tailor and potters.
October 26 End Date
Snake Arts and Crafts Activity
Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join a ranger to make and take your own snake (keychain)!
October 26 End Date
Walk with a Ranger
Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Explore the park with a guide at your side.
October 26 End Date
Halloween Spooktacular
Sea Center Texas
Dress up in your favorite costume, participate in craft activities, face painting, games, picture taking in our creepy photo booth and trick-or-treating throughout the visitor center.
October 26 End Date
Leave No Trace "Hotspot" Weekend -- Meet the Subaru/Leave No Trace Traveling Trainers (drop-in)
Lake Casa Blanca International State Park
Leave No Trace and their Traveling Subaru Team have selected Lake Casa Blanca State Park as one of their "hotspots" in the nation that is being loved to death by park visitors. Join us for a weekend full of exciting events to find out how you can help protect Lake Casa Blanca.
October 26 End Date
Halloween in the Park
Guadalupe River State Park
Bring your family out for our Friends Group Halloween trail walk.
October 30 End Date
Halloween at the Hatchery
Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
Local businesses and organizations will hand out free candy, and the center will be decorated throughout with a Halloween theme.
October 31 End Date
Battle for Fort Richardson/Civil War Weekend
Fort Richardson State Park & Historic Site / Lost Creek Reservoir State Trailway
Step back in time with re-enactors as they perform continuous living history demonstrations including infantry, mounted cavalry, artillery drills, and battle re-enactments.
October 31 End Date
Pumpkin Painting Party
Inks Lake State Park
Come out and decorate a mini-pumpkin for Halloween.
October 31 End Date
Halloween at Enchanted Rock
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Come celebrate Halloween at the park and with the staff of Enchanted Rock. Trunk or treat, Spooky Campfire Stories, and a night hike.
October 31 End Date
Halloween Mine Tours (limited to 15 people per tour)
Franklin Mountains State Park
Trick or Treat for facts and sweets ~ Dress up as the scariest goblins and fairest princesses then join us for a Halloween tour through the mines, pick up some tasty treats and learn some interesting history about the mines.
October 31 End Date
Pumpkin Carving Contest
Ray Roberts Lake - Johnson Branch Unit
It's time for our annual pumpkin carving contest!
October 31 End Date
Trick-Or-Treat in the Park
Cleburne State Park
1st Annual Trick-Or-Treat in the Park 6-8pm.Come decorate your campsite and pass out candy for a chance to win a prize in the campsite decorating contest! Call the park to make reservations.
October 31 End Date
Haunted Canyon
Palo Duro Canyon State Park
October 31 End Date
Choke Canyon State Park | Texas Outdoor Family | San Antonio Area | 2 Night CABIN Workshop! | (Open)
Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham
Join us for a fun filled weekend designed to help your family discover the joys of camping and Texas State Parks. All camping gear and equipment required for an overnight stay at the park is included with each reservation! Click for a list of activities offered and specific information for this workshop.
October 31 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
October 31 End Date
Kickapoo Halloween Cave Tour
Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Join us for Halloween cave tours into Kickapoo Cavern. These slightly haunted night cave tours will depart at 7:30 p.m.

November 2014

November 1 End Date
Rocky Raccoon
Huntsville State Park
Trails will be in use.
November 1 End Date
Recharge 8K/15K Trail Run
Government Canyon State Natural Area
Trail run benefiting the Friends of Government Canyon
November 1 End Date
Family Wilderness Survival Workshop
Stephen F. Austin State Park
What are the top three most common mistakes people make in a survival situation? What are the three most important things to do? We'll answer these and more during this weekend in which we focus on life saving skills for all ages.
November 1 End Date
Battle for Fort Richardson/Civil War Weekend
Fort Richardson State Park & Historic Site / Lost Creek Reservoir State Trailway
Step back in time with re-enactors as they perform continuous living history demonstrations including infantry, mounted cavalry, artillery drills, and battle re-enactments.
November 1 End Date
When Birds Fly/Birding Basics
Cooper Lake State Park/South Sulphur Unit
November 1 End Date
Discovery Cave Tour - 11:00 AM - SOLD OUT
Colorado Bend State Park
Enjoy a visit to one of Colorado Bend’s most popular caves. Come and observe the amazing stalactites, flowstone, and other speleothems that exist right beneath your feet. Your experienced cave tour guide will cover the formation of the geology within, and share the joys of caving.
November 1 End Date
Dutch Oven Basics
Cleburne State Park
November 1 End Date
Geocaching 101 Workshop
Inks Lake State Park
Get some tips, tricks, and the skills you need to discover the awesome outdoor game called geocaching!
November 1 End Date
Ole Fashioned Harvest Hay Ride
Mother Neff State Park
Mother Neff State Park Association Fall Fun'raiser
November 1 End Date
Gorman Falls Hike - 2:00 PM
Colorado Bend State Park
This hike will take you on a journey where you will experience the geology, history, and landscape of Colorado Bend and view the famous Gorman Falls.
November 1 End Date
Jr. Ranger Activities
Bastrop State Park
Earn your very own Jr. Ranger Badge!
November 1 End Date
From Boys to Men
Buescher State Park
CCC enrollees grew into men as they worked and built Texas State Parks
November 1 End Date
How To Start a Campfire Without Matches/Survival Skills
Cooper Lake State Park/South Sulphur Unit
November 1 End Date
Knot on my Watch!
Martin Creek Lake State Park
Survival knot tying.
November 1 End Date
Decorative Pumpkin Contest
Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Isle Du Bois Unit
How are your pumpkin decorating skills?
November 1 End Date
Creatures of the Night
Inks Lake State Park
A fun way to learn about our park's animals and score some Halloween candy!
November 1 End Date
North Texas Skywatch Star Party
Lake Mineral Wells State Park
“The stars at night are big and bright . . .” in our Texas State Park!
November 1 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
November 1 End Date
Big Bend Ranch State Park Star Party
Big Bend Ranch State Park
Here at Big Bend Ranch State Park we have some of the darkest of Dark Skies, which makes for spectacularly clear viewing of the night skies. So come tour our night skies and stay over to experience and enjoy this remote and magnificently scenic park to its fullest.
November 1 End Date
November 1 End Date
Zombies Versus Wildlife
Bastrop State Park
Where to run in the zombie apocalypse? Learn why your nearest state park may be the best destination!
November 1 End Date
Kickapoo Halloween Cave Tour
Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Join us for Halloween cave tours into Kickapoo Cavern. These slightly haunted night cave tours will depart at 7:30 p.m.
November 2 End Date
Battle for Fort Richardson/Civil War Weekend
Fort Richardson State Park & Historic Site / Lost Creek Reservoir State Trailway
Step back in time with re-enactors as they perform continuous living history demonstrations including infantry, mounted cavalry, artillery drills, and battle re-enactments.
November 2 End Date
Snake Talk & Feeding
Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Watch our non-venomous corn snakes feed.
November 2 End Date
Coffee with a Park Ranger
Dinosaur Valley State Park
November 2 End Date
Snake Arts and Crafts Activity
Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join a ranger to make and take your own snake (keychain)!
November 2 End Date
Learn to Fly Fish - Basic Class
Mckinney Falls State Park
Youth and adults learn the basics of fly fishing, including basic casting, fish ecology, and safety.
November 5 End Date
November 6 End Date
November 7 End Date
Up With the Birds
Stephen F. Austin State Park
Join a park naturalist for a morning bird and nature walk through our beautiful Brazos River bottomland forest. This easy hike will take us through habitats sculpted by the Brazos River, where we will see and hear many of the bird species that find safe haven in the park.
November 7 End Date
Watching for Wildlife
Stephen F. Austin State Park
Come join a park naturalist and learn what lives in our forest. We’ll spend time doing activities and learning to read the clues that wildlife leaves behind. We’ll also take a short discovery hike to practice finding signs of wildlife.
November 7 End Date
The Flying Mammals we Depend on! Bats!
Davis Mountains State Park
Meet at the Interpretive Center for a talk on the different kinds of bats, their unique lifestyle and gigantic importance!
November 7 End Date
Wild About Water
Stephen F. Austin State Park
Water is precious to us and to the wild things around us. In this program for adults and kids, you’ll join a park naturalist to learn about the water that sustains the park.
November 7 End Date
Fishing With a Ranger
Inks Lake State Park
Learn the basics and spend some quality time trying to catch the big one!
November 7 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
November 7 End Date
Full Moon Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger for a full moon hike to the top of Enchanted Rock.
November 7 End Date
Full Moon Hike
Davis Mountains State Park
Meet at the Rock Lookout at the end of Skyline Drive at 7:30pm for a hike under the full moon! Approx 1 hr. Bring hiking poles, flashlight, water, and dress for the weather.
November 8 End Date
Huntsville Hammer
Huntsville State Park
Trails will be in use.
November 8 End Date
Native Prairie Plant-a-thon
Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Come be a part of restoring a piece of Houston's native prairie.
November 8 End Date
Up With the Birds
Stephen F. Austin State Park
Join a park naturalist for a morning bird and nature walk through our beautiful Brazos River bottomland forest. This easy hike will take us through habitats sculpted by the Brazos River, where we will see and hear many of the bird species that find safe haven in the park.
November 8 End Date
Hike the Canyon...to the Dinosaur Tracks!
Government Canyon State Natural Area
Join us for a very special version of our monthly Hike the Canyon guided hike.
November 8 End Date
Island Trail Nature Hike
Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join a ranger for a 45 minute hike along our beautiful .8 mile long Island Trail.
November 8 End Date
Guided Beginner's Mountain Bike Ride
Franklin Mountains State Park
Enjoy the Chihuahuan Desert and Franklin Mountains on two wheels!
November 8 End Date
Blood Drive
Brazos Bend State Park
November 8 End Date
Cedar Hill State Park - BILINGUAL EVENT | Texas Outdoor Family | Dallas Area | 1 Night Workshop | (Open)
Cedar Hill State Park
Acompáñanos junto con tu familia en un fin de semana lleno de diversión diseñado para ayudarlos a descubrir como disfrutar de acampar y de las maravillas de los Parques Estatales de Texas. Todo lo necesario para acampar y pasar la noche en el parque se incluye con cada reservación! Haz clic para obtener una lista de las actividades que se ofrecen y la información específica sobre este programa.
November 8 End Date
Who Left That? / Wildlife Tracks
Cooper Lake State Park/South Sulphur Unit
November 8 End Date
Cedar Hill State Park - BILINGUAL EVENT | Texas Outdoor Family | Dallas Area | 1 Night Workshop | (Open)
Cedar Hill State Park
Join us for a fun filled weekend designed to help your family discover the joys of camping and Texas State Parks. All camping gear and equipment required for an overnight stay at the park is included with each reservation! Click for a list of activities offered and specific information for this workshop.
November 8 End Date
Bastrop State Park | Texas Outdoor Family | Austin Area | 1 Night Workshop | (Full - Try Nearby McKinney Falls on 11/15!)
Bastrop State Park
Join us for a fun filled weekend designed to help your family discover the joys of camping and Texas State Parks. All camping gear and equipment required for an overnight stay at the park is included with each reservation! Click for a list of activities offered and specific information for this workshop.
November 8 End Date
Zumba in the park!
Ray Roberts Lake - Johnson Branch Unit
Join us for an outdoor exercise experience unlike any other!
November 8 End Date
Getting Ready for Winter
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
Come to Barrington Farm and see our heirloom vegetable garden and learn how families prepared for the winter.
November 8 End Date
Rio! Rio!
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Come celebrate how the mighty San Antonio River has shaped the cultural and natural resource history of our area from ancient times to the present.
November 8 End Date
FRONTIER DAY
Abilene State Park
This annual festival will take you back and give you a taste of what life was like on the Texas frontier 150 years ago. Buffalo Soldiers, buffalo hunters, cowboys, and gunslingers all come together to bring this interactive event to life.
November 8 End Date
Watching for Wildlife
Stephen F. Austin State Park
Come join a park naturalist and learn what lives in our forest. We’ll spend time doing activities and learning to read the clues that wildlife leaves behind. We’ll also take a short discovery hike to practice finding signs of wildlife.
November 8 End Date
Overview of the Davis Mountains SP and the Highlights of the Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Meet a ranger at the Interpretive Center at 11:00am for a slideshow and hands on materials
November 8 End Date
Geology Rocks!
Inks Lake State Park
A mile hike that focuses on our park's unique geology.
November 8 End Date
Nature Journal Writing
Ray Roberts Lake - Johnson Branch Unit
Love nature? Interested in writing? This is the program for you!
November 8 End Date
Gorman Falls Hike - 2:00 PM
Colorado Bend State Park
This hike will take you on a journey where you will experience the geology, history, and landscape of Colorado Bend and view the famous Gorman Falls.
November 8 End Date
Learn About the History of the Civilian Conservation Corps
Davis Mountains State Park
Meet at the Interpretive Center at 2pm for a talk on how the Civilian Conservation Corps changed the country and our very own Fort Davis.
November 8 End Date
Snakes Alive!
Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Isle Du Bois Unit
Learn about our native reptile friends.
November 8 End Date
Nature Hike
Purtis Creek State Park
Take a hike and learn about the plants and animals that are in the park.
November 8 End Date
Fall Colors Arts & Crafts
Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Love the fall colors? Join a ranger to make your own fall color art work.
November 8 End Date
Wild About Water
Stephen F. Austin State Park
Water is precious to us and to the wild things around us. In this program for adults and kids, you’ll join a park naturalist to learn about the water that sustains the park.
November 8 End Date
The Fast & the Furriest
Ray Roberts Lake - Johnson Branch Unit
Have you ever seen a fox fur? Touched deer pelt or a raccoon skull?
November 8 End Date
Jr. Ranger Activities
Buescher State Park
November 8 End Date
Explorer Pack Nature Walk
Lake Corpus Christi State Park
Explorer Packs will be provided for those interested!
November 8 End Date
Orienteering / Compass Skills
Cooper Lake State Park/South Sulphur Unit
November 8 End Date
Geocaching
Martin Creek Lake State Park
High Tech Hide and Seek!
November 8 End Date
Storytelling Down In The Hollow
Lake Mineral Wells State Park
“Listen to stories, cowboy poetry and folklore in a beautiful setting.”
November 8 End Date
Night Hike
Government Canyon State Natural Area
A not-quite-full moon awaits...come hike with us!
November 8 End Date
Moonlight Paddle
Inks Lake State Park
Get a whole new paddling experience by going out canoeing when the sun goes down.
November 8 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
November 8 End Date
Sounds of the Night
Lake Corpus Christi State Park
Come and learn what is making all that noise outside your tent or camper!
November 8 End Date
Owl Prowl
Buescher State Park
Who-Who-Who's out there at night?
November 9 End Date
Yoga On The Rocks - "Give Thanks to Nature"
Franklin Mountains State Park
In celebration of the upcoming Thanksgiving holidays, we'd like to invite you out to "Give Thanks to Nature" through one of our unique Yoga on the Rocks programs. Class size limit to 50 people, so make your reservations soon.
November 9 End Date
Snake Talk & Feeding
Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Watch our non-venomous corn snakes feed.
November 9 End Date
Snake Arts and Crafts Activity
Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join a ranger to make and take your own snake (keychain)!
November 9 End Date
Coffee with a Park Ranger
Dinosaur Valley State Park
November 12 End Date
Ladies Only Hike
Palo Duro Canyon State Park
November 14 End Date
Fishing With a Ranger
Inks Lake State Park
Learn the basics and spend some quality time trying to catch the big one!
November 14 End Date
The Future of Wildlife in Texas
Wyler Aerial Tramway
Come and learn about wildlife conservation in Texas.
November 14 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
November 14 End Date
Choke Canyon State Park | Texas Outdoor Family | San Antonio Area | 2 Night CABIN Workshop | (Open)
Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham
Join us for a fun filled weekend designed to help your family discover the joys of camping and Texas State Parks. All camping gear and equipment required for an overnight stay at the park is included with each reservation! Click for a list of activities offered and specific information for this workshop.
November 15 End Date
The Nature of Yoga
Join Patty Williamson & Tracy Donley for a morning of contemplation, reverent movement & selfless service at Enchanted Rock.
November 15 End Date
Peak Fitness Challenge Hike - North Franklin Peak
Franklin Mountains State Park
Your hard work pays off with an incredible climb up to the highest peak in the park and a spectacular 360 view of the city! Dress in layers and bring a flashlight - This early morning hike will start out cool, but you'll warm up quickly.
November 15 End Date
Flying Feathered Friends
Ray Roberts Lake - Johnson Branch Unit
Calling all bird watchers!
November 15 End Date
Presa Canyon Day Hike
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
This is a backcountry hike to secluded areas of the park’s canyons where visitors will visit several rock art sites showing a variety of prehistoric rock art styles.
November 15 End Date
Explore the Canyon
Government Canyon State Natural Area
Join us each month every third Saturday for a new adventure!
November 15 End Date
Two-Hour Guided Canoe Trip
Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Want to explore our paddling trails on a canoe but not sure where to start?
November 15 End Date
Blazing New Trails with the Buffalo Soldiers
Lake Casa Blanca State Park
Free Family Fun Activities at Lake Casa Blanca State Park. Come and experience the life of a buffalo soldier and early frontier living.
November 15 End Date
Mentored Waterfowl Workshop
Lake Arrowhead State Park
Learn a diverse skill set for hunting waterfowl!
November 15 End Date
McKinney Falls State Park | Texas Outdoor Family | Austin Area | 1 Night Workshop | (Open)
Mckinney Falls State Park
Join us for a fun filled weekend designed to help your family discover the joys of camping and Texas State Parks. All camping gear and equipment required for an overnight stay at the park is included with each reservation! Click for a list of activities offered and specific information for this workshop.
November 15 End Date
Dinosaur Valley State Park | Texas Outdoor Family | DFW Area | 1 Night Workshop | (Open)
Dinosaur Valley State Park
Join us for a fun filled weekend designed to help your family discover the joys of camping and Texas State Parks. All camping gear and equipment required for an overnight stay at the park is included with each reservation! Click for a list of activities offered and specific information for this workshop.
November 15 End Date
Hike with a Master Naturalist!
Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Isle Du Bois Unit
Hike with a Texas Master Naturalist and learn the secrets of the Eastern Cross Timbers.
November 15 End Date
Vanishing Prairie Guided Hike
Ray Roberts Lake - Johnson Branch Unit
Join a ranger on a guided hike!
November 15 End Date
Campfire Cooking
Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Isle Du Bois Unit
Learn tips and tricks for cooking over a campfire!
November 15 End Date
Geocache 101
Purtis Creek State Park
Learn the basics of how to use a global positioning unit (GPS).
November 15 End Date
Nature Photography 101 Workshop
Franklin Mountains State Park
Franklin Mountains State Park welcomes back Professor Wayne Pope to lead a Nature Photography 101 Workshop!
November 15 End Date
The Original Wild Cave Tour - 10:00 AM
Colorado Bend State Park
Join us for a spelunking adventure. An experienced guide will take you on an underground journey where you will find fun, challenge, and an unforgettable experience.
November 15 End Date
Discovery Cave Tour - 11:00 AM
Colorado Bend State Park
Enjoy a visit to one of Colorado Bend’s most popular caves. Come and observe the amazing stalactites, flowstone, and other speleothems that exist right beneath your feet. Your experienced cave tour guide will cover the formation of the geology within, and share the joys of caving.
November 15 End Date
Recycling Day
Wyler Aerial Tramway
Celebrate America Recycles Day!
November 15 End Date
Geocaching 101 Workshop
Inks Lake State Park
Get some tips, tricks, and the skills you need to discover the awesome outdoor game called geocaching!
November 15 End Date
Geocaching 101
Davis Mountains State Park
Learn about the internationally loved hobby of geocaching! 12:30 pm at the Interpretive Center
November 15 End Date
Dutch Oven Lunch
Ray Roberts Lake - Johnson Branch Unit
Sample a lunch cooked in a Dutch Oven!
November 15 End Date
Kid’s Wilderness Survival
Lake Mineral Wells State Park
A great program for your child’s outdoor safety and parents learn as much as the kids.
November 15 End Date
Gorman Falls Hike - 2:00 PM
Colorado Bend State Park
This hike will take you on a journey where you will experience the geology, history, and landscape of Colorado Bend and view the famous Gorman Falls.
November 15 End Date
From Boys to Men
Buescher State Park
CCC enrollees grew into men as they worked and built Texas State Parks
November 15 End Date
Camping Basics 101
Government Canyon State Natural Area
November 15 End Date
The Original Wild Cave Tour - 2:00 PM - SOLD OUT
Colorado Bend State Park
Join us for a spelunking adventure. An experienced guide will take you on an underground journey where you will find fun, challenge, and an unforgettable experience.
November 15 End Date
Fall Colors Arts & Crafts
Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Love the fall colors? Join a ranger to make your own fall color art work.
November 15 End Date
Night Sky Activities
Cooper Lake State Park/South Sulphur Unit
November 15 End Date
Fishing with a Ranger
Bastrop State Park
You bring the bait!
November 15 End Date
Pier Fishing With A Ranger
Purtis Creek State Park
Learn about fishing gear and techniques used for pier fishing.
November 15 End Date
Star Party in the Valley
Dinosaur Valley State Park
November 15 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
November 15 End Date
November 15 End Date
Half Moon Hike
Bastrop State Park
November 15 End Date
The Wonders of the Night Sky – Stargazing
Cooper Lake State Park/South Sulphur Unit
November 15 End Date
Stargazing
Martin Creek Lake State Park
Gaze into the night sky through a telescope
November 16 End Date
Upper Canyon Guided Hike
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
This is a backcountry, two mile/four hour guided hike that includes visits to a variety of sites that have prehistoric and historic rock art styles, historical railroad sites and the U.S. Army's Detachment of the Seminole Negro Indian Scouts campsite.
November 16 End Date
Women Only Hike
Huntsville State Park
Women of all ages welcome!
November 16 End Date
Nature Walk Trail Hike
Franklin Mountains State Park
Great for families with small children; learn plant identification and visit the bird blind for some nature viewing. Excellent educational opportunity!
November 16 End Date
Guided Intermediate Mountain Bike Ride
Franklin Mountains State Park
Enjoy the Chihuahuan Desert and Franklin Mountains on two wheels!
November 16 End Date
Snake Talk & Feeding
Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Watch our non-venomous corn snakes feed.
November 16 End Date
Snake Arts and Crafts Activity
Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join a ranger to make and take your own snake (keychain)!
November 16 End Date
Coffee with a Park Ranger
Dinosaur Valley State Park
November 16 End Date
Comets and Quakes
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED.
November 16 End Date
Ray Roberts Reads Book Club - Arts in the Parks
Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Isle Du Bois Unit
Join us to discuss "Jane Eyre" by Charlotte Bronte.
November 18 End Date
Aquatic WILD
Cedar Hill
Center for STEM Education & Research - Learn to share conservation with children: Professional Development for anyone who works with children
November 21 End Date
Fishing With a Ranger
Inks Lake State Park
Learn the basics and spend some quality time trying to catch the big one!
November 21 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
November 21 End Date
Dinosaur Valley State Park | Texas Outdoor Family | DFW Area | 2 Night Workshop | (Open)
Dinosaur Valley State Park
Join us for a fun filled weekend designed to help your family discover the joys of camping and Texas State Parks. All camping gear and equipment required for an overnight stay at the park is included with each reservation! Click for a list of activities offered and specific information for this workshop.
November 22 End Date
Soler Texas Trails Endurance Run
Huntsville State Park
Trails will be in use.
November 22 End Date
Buffalo Soldiers Program - Blazing New Trails Outdoor Training
1340 Airport Commerce Dr building 6 Austin Tx 78741
Free training class in “Blazing New Trails” outdoor interpretive programs. Learn how to interpret early frontier history through hands on, engaging activities
November 22 End Date
Up with the Birds
Stephen F. Austin State Park
Join a park naturalist for a morning bird and nature walk through our beautiful Brazos River bottomland forest. This easy hike will take us through habitats sculpted by the Brazos River, where we will see and hear many of the bird species that find safe haven in the park.
November 22 End Date
Hard Hat Tour Aboard the Battleship TEXAS
Battleship Texas State Historic Site
Unique behind-the-scenes tour aboard the Battleship TEXAS.
November 22 End Date
Hearth Cooking School
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
At this interactive cooking class, visitors will learn old-fashioned skills that great-great-great-grandparents would have known.
November 22 End Date
Women's Beginner's Hike - Lower Sunset Trail
Franklin Mountains State Park
This is a great opportunity for females of all ages who may feel some apprehension or fear about starting this new activity of hiking. Join in on the fellowship and camaraderie of an all female group, learning the basics about safety and hiking in the desert.
November 22 End Date
Angler Education Instructor Training Workshop
Corpus Christi
Become a TPWD certified Angler Education Instructor
November 22 End Date
Brazos Bend State Park | Texas Outdoor Family | Houston Area | 1 Night Workshop | (Open)
Brazos Bend State Park
Join us for a fun filled weekend designed to help your family discover the joys of camping and Texas State Parks. All camping gear and equipment required for an overnight stay at the park is included with each reservation! Click for a list of activities offered and specific information for this workshop.
November 22 End Date
McKinney Falls State Park | Texas Outdoor Family | Austin Area | 1 Night Workshop | (Open)
Mckinney Falls State Park
Join us for a fun filled weekend designed to help your family discover the joys of camping and Texas State Parks. All camping gear and equipment required for an overnight stay at the park is included with each reservation! Click for a list of activities offered and specific information for this workshop.
November 22 End Date
The Original Wild Cave Tour - 1:00 PM
Colorado Bend State Park
Join us for a spelunking adventure. An experienced guide will take you on an underground journey where you will find fun, challenge, and an unforgettable experience.
November 22 End Date
Arts & Crafts: Make Your Own Butterball
Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join a Ranger to create your own Thanksgiving Turkey art!
November 22 End Date
Leaf Impressions
Cooper Lake State Park/South Sulphur Unit
November 22 End Date
Watching for Wildlife
Stephen F. Austin State Park
Come join a park naturalist and learn what lives in our forest. We’ll spend time doing activities and learning to read the clues that wildlife leaves behind. We’ll also take a short discovery hike to practice finding signs of wildlife.
November 22 End Date
Geology Rocks!
Inks Lake State Park
A mile hike that focuses on our park's unique geology.
November 22 End Date
Gorman Falls Hike - 2:00 PM
Colorado Bend State Park
This hike will take you on a journey where you will experience the geology, history, and landscape of Colorado Bend and view the famous Gorman Falls.
November 22 End Date
Night Skies, during the day!
Ray Roberts Lake - Johnson Branch Unit
Come unlock a mystery or two about the night sky!
November 22 End Date
Wild about Water
Stephen F. Austin State Park
Water is precious to us and to the wild things around us. In this program for adults and kids, you’ll join a park naturalist to learn about the water that sustains the park.
November 22 End Date
Alabama-Coushatta Tribal History
Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Curious about that reservation that you see on the way to Martin Dies, Jr. State Park from Houston? Well come join our guest speaker to discover the rich history and culture of this tribe.
November 22 End Date
The Adventure Wild Cave Tour - 2:00 PM
Colorado Bend State Park
Are you ready for the ultimate caving adventure? Here is your opportunity to take your caving to the next level with an experienced guide.
November 22 End Date
Explorer Pack Nature Walk
Lake Corpus Christi State Park
Explorer Packs Provided!
November 22 End Date
Geocache Treasure Hunt
Cooper Lake State Park/South Sulphur Unit
November 22 End Date
What Was That? Night Creatures!
Stephen F. Austin State Park
Just as we are settling down for the night, many wild things are just getting up! Join a park naturalist to learn about nocturnal wildlife in our park, and discover how to identify some of these creatures by their voices.
November 22 End Date
Stars Over our Parks!
Ray Roberts Lake - Johnson Branch Unit
Ditch the lights of the big city, and come see the natural lights in the sky!
November 22 End Date
Big Bend Ranch State Park Star Party
Big Bend Ranch State Park
Here at Big Bend Ranch State Park we have some of the darkest of Dark Skies, which makes for spectacularly clear viewing of the night skies. So come tour our night skies and stay over to experience and enjoy this remote and magnificently scenic park to its fullest.
November 22 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
November 22 End Date
Cross Timbers Cowboy Poetry and Stories
Lake Mineral Wells State Park
“Learning about our cowboy heritage can be fun!”
November 22 End Date
Sounds of the Night
Lake Corpus Christi State Park
What is making that noise?
November 22 End Date
What's Eating You?
Buescher State Park
November 22 End Date
Night Hike
Martin Creek Lake State Park
Find out what lurks in the night
November 23 End Date
Snake Talk & Feeding
Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Watch our non-venomous corn snakes feed.
November 23 End Date
Snake Arts and Crafts Activity
Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join a ranger to make and take your own snake (keychain)!
November 23 End Date
Coffee with a Park Ranger
Dinosaur Valley State Park
November 27 End Date
Turkey Trot with the Ranger
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Choose from a 1.2 mile round trip hike to the summit, a 3-mile jog on the lower trails, or a 5 mile run on the Loop Trail with the Ranger for Turkey Day. Burn off those calories before you consume them.
November 27 End Date
Turkey Trail Trilogy Hikes
Franklin Mountains State Park
Join us on a series of back to back hikes on Thanksgiving Day, a perfect way to erase any guilt from that extra slice of pumpkin pie.
November 28 End Date
Thanksgiving Hike
Wyler Aerial Tramway
Burn all those Thanksgiving food calories!
November 28 End Date
Up With the Birds
Stephen F. Austin State Park
Join a park naturalist for a morning bird and nature walk through our beautiful Brazos River bottomland forest. This easy hike will take us through habitats sculpted by the Brazos River, where we will see and hear many of the bird species that find safe haven in the park.
November 28 End Date
Thanksgiving Bake Sale
Devil's Sinkhole State Natural Area
Visit the Devil's Sinkhole Visitors Center for holiday baked goods prepared by Rocksprings area residents.
November 28 End Date
Watching for Wildlife
Stephen F. Austin State Park
Come join a park naturalist and learn what lives in our forest. We’ll spend time doing activities and learning to read the clues that wildlife leaves behind. We’ll also take a short discovery hike to practice finding signs of wildlife.
November 28 End Date
Pedal Off the Pie Trail Ride
Inks Lake State Park
Grab your bike for a 2.5 mile trail ride to Pecan Flats and back to help burn off some that Thanksgiving pie!
November 28 End Date
Wild about Water
Stephen F. Austin State Park
Water is precious to us and to the wild things around us. In this program for adults and kids, you’ll join a park naturalist to learn about the water that sustains the park.
November 28 End Date
Fire! Fire!
Bastrop State Park
Hike and learn about the devastating 2011 wildfire in Bastrop State Park
November 28 End Date
Fishing With a Ranger
Inks Lake State Park
Learn the basics and spend some quality time trying to catch the big one!
November 28 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
November 28 End Date
Welcome to Bastrop State Park!
Bastrop State Park
Get tips on what to see and do and learn about the unique history of Bastrop State Park
November 29 End Date
Up With the Birds
Stephen F. Austin State Park
Join a park naturalist for a morning bird and nature walk through our beautiful Brazos River bottomland forest. This easy hike will take us through habitats sculpted by the Brazos River, where we will see and hear many of the bird species that find safe haven in the park.
November 29 End Date
Two-Hour Guided Canoe Trip
Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Want to explore our paddling trails on a canoe but not sure where to start?
November 29 End Date
Cross Timbers Bird Walk
Lake Mineral Wells State Park
Join our guided birding walk in the park. How many species can we find?
November 29 End Date
The Original Wild Cave Tour - 10:00 AM
Colorado Bend State Park
Join us for a spelunking adventure. An experienced guide will take you on an underground journey where you will find fun, challenge, and an unforgettable experience.
November 29 End Date
Holiday Cookie Decorating and German Traditions
Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Get into the holiday spirit at LBJ State Park and Historic Site.
November 29 End Date
It's Turkey Time!
Ray Roberts Lake - Johnson Branch Unit
Now that you've eaten your fill of turkey (and then some!), come learn all about these big birds!
November 29 End Date
Watching for Wildlife
Stephen F. Austin State Park
Come join a park naturalist and learn what lives in our forest. We’ll spend time doing activities and learning to read the clues that wildlife leaves behind. We’ll also take a short discovery hike to practice finding signs of wildlife.
November 29 End Date
Discovery Cave Tour - 11:00 AM
Colorado Bend State Park
Enjoy a visit to one of Colorado Bend’s most popular caves. Come and observe the amazing stalactites, flowstone, and other speleothems that exist right beneath your feet. Your experienced cave tour guide will cover the formation of the geology within, and share the joys of caving.
November 29 End Date
Geocaching 101 Workshop
Inks Lake State Park
Get some tips, tricks, and the skills you need to discover the awesome outdoor game called geocaching!
November 29 End Date
Gorman Falls Hike - 2:00 PM
Colorado Bend State Park
This hike will take you on a journey where you will experience the geology, history, and landscape of Colorado Bend and view the famous Gorman Falls.
November 29 End Date
From Boys to Men
Buescher State Park
CCC enrollees grew into men as they worked and built Texas State Parks
November 29 End Date
The Adventure Wild Cave Tour - 2:00 PM
Colorado Bend State Park
Are you ready for the ultimate caving adventure? Here is your opportunity to take your caving to the next level with an experienced guide.
November 29 End Date
Calling all Turkeys!
Ray Roberts Lake - Johnson Branch Unit
Learn all about turkey calls!
November 29 End Date
Penitentiary Hollow Wild Walk
Lake Mineral Wells State Park
Explore beautiful sandstone formations in remote areas only accessible on this guided hike.
November 29 End Date
Wild about Water
Stephen F. Austin State Park
Water is precious to us and to the wild things around us. In this program for adults and kids, you’ll join a park naturalist to learn about the water that sustains the park.
November 29 End Date
Pedaling Tour: The CCC at Bastrop State Park
Bastrop State Park
Bring your bike for this tour of our historic CCC structures
November 29 End Date
Art in the Park
Purtis Creek State Park
Arts in the Park - Come and get in the holiday spirit helping us decorate for Christmas in Goshen.
November 29 End Date
Twilight Firelight - Stagecoach Rides
Fanthorp Inn State Historic Site
Take a break from the hectic holiday pace and re-focus on your family and friends at Fanthorp Inn’s Twilight Firelight celebration!
November 29 End Date
What Was That? Night Creatures!
Stephen F. Austin State Park
Just as we are settling down for the night, many wild things are just getting up! Join a park naturalist to learn about nocturnal wildlife in our park, and discover how to identify some of these creatures by their voices.
November 29 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
November 29 End Date
November 29 End Date
Sounds of the Night
Bastrop State Park
November 29 End Date
Night Sounds Program
Purtis Creek State Park
Learn how to identify different sounds you will hear in the park after dark.
November 30 End Date
Last Sunday Hike
Wyler Aerial Tramway
Hike with us to the top of Ranger Peak!
November 30 End Date
Thanksgiving Birds
Government Canyon State Natural Area
Now that you’ve eaten your Thanksgiving turkey, come out and look for some early winter birds of a different feather!
November 30 End Date
Snake Talk & Feeding
Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Watch our non-venomous corn snakes feed.
November 30 End Date
Guided Mountain Bike Ride
Buescher State Park
Pedal off the Thanksgiving Calories!
November 30 End Date
Snake Arts and Crafts Activity
Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join a ranger to make and take your own snake (keychain)!
November 30 End Date
Coffee with a Park Ranger
Dinosaur Valley State Park

December 2014

December 1 End Date
Mission History in Lights
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Come take a leisurely evening stroll through the grounds of Mission Espiritu Santo!
December 2 End Date
Squirrel Hunt
Huntsville State Park
Park Closed.
December 5 End Date
Fishing With a Ranger
Inks Lake State Park
Learn the basics and spend some quality time trying to catch the big one!
December 5 End Date
Christmas In Goshen
Purtis Creek State Park
Drive through Christmas Light Display and Old Fashioned Fun
December 5 End Date
Christmas in the Piney Woods
Martin Creek Lake State Park
Winter wonderland
December 5 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
December 5 End Date
Cooper Lake State Park - South Sulphur Unit | Texas Outdoor Family | DFW Area | 2 Night SCREENED SHELTER Workshop | (Open)
Cooper Lake State Park - South Sulphur Unit
Join us for a fun filled weekend designed to help your family discover the joys of camping and Texas State Parks. All camping gear and equipment required for an overnight stay at the park is included with each reservation! Click for a list of activities offered and specific information for this workshop.
December 6 End Date
Guided Beginner's Mountain Bike Ride
Franklin Mountains State Park
Enjoy the Chihuahuan Desert and Franklin Mountains on two wheels!
December 6 End Date
Pearl Harbor Ceremony aboard the Battleship TEXAS
Battleship Texas State Historic Site
An event that commemorates the Dec. 7, 1941 bombing of Pearl Harbor.
December 6 End Date
Christmas with the Fishes
Sea Center Texas
Santa’s elf, “Sandy Claws” will be diving with the Sea Center Texas fishes to find out their Christmas wishes and to make sure the aquarium gets a good cleaning in preparation for Santa’s Christmas visit. Children can drop off their letters to Santa, and “Sandy Claws” will be sure it gets delivered to the North Pole.
December 6 End Date
Holiday Kickoff Family Day
Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Come out to Bentsen to kickoff the holidays!
December 6 End Date
A Simple Christmas at Brazos Bend
Brazos Bend State Park
Escape the hustle and bustle of the season and enjoy the simple life: making s’mores, Dutch oven cooking, children’s crafts and Victorian-era games, hayrides and more, plus a visit from a “Southern Santa.”
December 6 End Date
Christmas at the Mission
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Flickering candlelight, phenomenal acoustics, and voices raised in song create a visual and auditory Christmas experience.
December 6 End Date
Full Moon Hike
Government Canyon State Natural Area
December 6 End Date
Trail of Lights
Monument Hill & Kreische Brewery State Historic Site
Enjoy the fantastic Trail of Lights
December 6 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
December 6 End Date
The Grinch's Full Moon Hike to the Summit
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join Park Staff on an exhilarating hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock. Once to the top, a reading of Dr. Seuss's classic "How the Grinch Stole Christmas!", will be enjoyed by participants young and old.
December 7 End Date
Coffee with a Park Ranger
Dinosaur Valley State Park
December 12 End Date
Fishing With a Ranger
Inks Lake State Park
Learn the basics and spend some quality time trying to catch the big one!
December 12 End Date
Trail of Lights
Monument Hill & Kreische Brewery State Historic Site
Enjoy the fantastic Trail of Lights
December 12 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
December 13 End Date
Hike the Canyon
Government Canyon State Natural Area
Join us every second Saturday for a guided hike!
December 13 End Date
T’was the Hike Before Christmas
Franklin Mountains State Park
Take a break from the holiday rush and experience the beauty of the Franklin Mountains.
December 13 End Date
Angler Education Instructor Training Workshop
San Marcos
Become a TPWD certified Angler Education Instructor
December 13 End Date
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area | Texas Outdoor Family | Hill Country | 1 Night Workshop | (Open)
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join us for a fun filled weekend designed to help your family discover the joys of camping and Texas State Parks. All camping gear and equipment required for an overnight stay at the park is included with each reservation! Click for a list of activities offered and specific information for this workshop.
December 13 End Date
Christmas in the Park
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Enjoy a Hill Country Christmas at the legendary Enchanted Rock, where a variety of Holiday-themed events will be happening throughout the day.
December 13 End Date
Christmas-on-the-Brazos featuring Barrington's Candlelight Christmas
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
Barrington's Candlelight Christmas features timed vignettes, offering glimpses into 1850s festivities through a candlelit tour of Barrington Farm.
December 13 End Date
Yuletide TEXAS! "A Sailors Christmas"
Battleship Texas State Historic Site
Festive Christmas event aboard the Battleship TEXAS
December 13 End Date
December 13 End Date
Geocaching 101
Davis Mountains State Park
Learn about the internationally loved hobby of geocaching! Meet at 12:30pm in the Interpretive Center.
December 13 End Date
Ghosts of Christmas Past
Fort Richardson State Park & Historic Site / Lost Creek Reservoir State Trailway
Enjoy old-time refreshments and observe “ghosts” of cavalry soldiers and their families as they celebrate Christmas at an 1870’s U.S. military post. The public may also stroll through the historic buildings by candlelight.
December 13 End Date
Fa-La-La in the Forest
Abilene State Park
Christmas in the Park.
December 13 End Date
Twinkle Tour
Lake Tawakoni State Park
Enjoy a tour through the park to observe the holiday camping spirit.
December 13 End Date
Trail of Lights
Monument Hill & Kreische Brewery State Historic Site
Enjoy the fantastic Trail of Lights!
December 13 End Date
Star Party in the Valley
Dinosaur Valley State Park
December 13 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
December 13 End Date
Christmas in the Park
Monahans Sandhills State Park
Activities include: Hay Ride with Sandy Claus, Sand Digs, Scavenger Hunt, Making of S’mores. Live Entertainment, Christmas Music & refreshments.
December 13 End Date
Caroling through Penn Farm
Cedar Hill State Park
Take a lantern-lit tour of Penn Farm. As we explore this historic farm, you will hear stories of the Penn family and their pioneering spirit.
December 14 End Date
Guided Intermediate Mountain Bike Ride
Franklin Mountains State Park
Enjoy the Chihuahuan Desert and Franklin Mountains on two wheels!Must have reservation to participate.
December 14 End Date
Coffee with a Park Ranger
Dinosaur Valley State Park
December 19 End Date
Fishing With a Ranger
Inks Lake State Park
Learn the basics and spend some quality time trying to catch the big one!
December 19 End Date
Trail of Lights
Monument Hill & Kreische Brewery State Historic Site
Enjoy the fantastic Trail of Lights!
December 19 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
December 20 End Date
Explore the Canyon...to the dinosaur tracks!
Government Canyon State Natural Area
December 20 End Date
T’was the Hike Before Christmas
Franklin Mountains State Park
Take a break from the holiday rush and experience the beauty of the Franklin Mountains.
December 20 End Date
Family Fishing Day
Fort Richardson State Park & Historic Site / Lost Creek Reservoir State Trailway
Bring the whole family to the quarry pond which will be stocked with trout.
December 20 End Date
Hike with a Master Naturalist!
Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Isle Du Bois Unit
Hike with a Texas Master Naturalist and discover the secrets of the Eastern Cross Timbers.
December 20 End Date
Old-Fashioned Holiday Taffy Pull
Palmetto State Park
Candy-making fun the whole family can enjoy!
December 20 End Date
Los Pastores- A Shepherd's Play
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Franciscan priests created shepherd’s plays (which depict the shepherd’s journey to see Baby Jesus) in the 16th Century as a way to share the Spanish culture and religion with Meso-American Indians.
December 20 End Date
Dreaming of a Wild Christmas
Ray Roberts Lake - Johnson Branch Unit
Join us for a fun-filled holiday themed evening.
December 20 End Date
Christmas Balloon Glow
Palo Duro Canyon State Park
December 20 End Date
North Star Party
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
The North Star is missing and we need your help to find it!
December 20 End Date
Holiday Lights Drive-thru
Ray Roberts Lake - Johnson Branch Unit
Following our holiday activities, there will be a drive-through the park to see all the wonderfully decorated sites!
December 20 End Date
Trail of Lights
Monument Hill & Kreische Brewery State Historic Site
Enjoy the fantastic Trail of Lights!
December 20 End Date
Big Bend Ranch State Park Star Party
Big Bend Ranch State Park
Here at Big Bend Ranch State Park we have some of the darkest of Dark Skies, which makes for spectacularly clear viewing of the night skies. So come tour our night skies and stay over to experience and enjoy this remote and magnificently scenic park to its fullest.
December 20 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
December 21 End Date
Jingle Dogs Hike
Franklin Mountains State Park
Celebrate the holidays with your pooch and take a dog-friendly hike along the Lower Sunset Trail.
December 21 End Date
Coffee with a Park Ranger
Dinosaur Valley State Park
December 21 End Date
Sod and Thatch, Prairie Home Construction
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED.
December 21 End Date
It's a CCC Christmas
Bastrop State Park
See how the CCC celebrated the holidays far from home
December 21 End Date
Annual LBJ Tree Lighting
Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Come join the Texas Hill Country community in this special tradition started 45 years ago by President and Mrs. Johnson.
December 25 End Date
Christmas Day on "The Other Side of the Rock"
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger on a hike to the other side of Enchanted Rock known as Little Rock.
December 25 End Date
Christmas Mine Tour
Franklin Mountains State Park
Looking for something new this Christmas? You’ll have quite the story to tell, after going on this guided hike.
December 26 End Date
Fishing With a Ranger
Inks Lake State Park
Learn the basics and spend some quality time trying to catch the big one!
December 26 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
December 27 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
December 28 End Date
Coffee with a Park Ranger
Dinosaur Valley State Park
December 28 End Date
Youth Deer Hunt
Huntsville State Park
Park Closed.

January 2015

January 1 End Date
First Day Hikes and Runs and Yoga!
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Happy New Year! It's time for First Day Hikes, and Runs, and Yoga. Start 2015 off right with a commitment to hiking, running, or yoga in our Texas State Parks.
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike - The Maze Trails
Franklin Mountains State Park
C’mon over, work up a sweat and burn some calories, take in the splendors of the Franklin Mountains State Park, and start your New Year’s Resolutions off on the right hiking foot! If you have a dog and a leash, bring your pooch, too.
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike 2015
Dinosaur Valley State Park
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike
Ray Roberts Lake - Johnson Branch Unit
Join us on the first day of the year for a guided hike!
January 1 End Date
First Day Paddle
Ray Roberts Lake - Johnson Branch Unit
Calling all kayak enthusiasts!
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike (Near Wichita Falls)
Lake Arrowhead State Park
Join us for a First Day Hike and learn about the great outdoors with Texas Master Naturalists.
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike at Mother Neff State Park
Mother Neff State Park
Help us make it three in a row!
January 2 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
January 3 End Date
Annual Fun Run
Monahans Sandhills State Park
Fun Run in the Park. 5K, 10K, run or walk.
January 3 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
January 9 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
January 10 End Date
Bird and Nature Walk
Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
Join us on our monthly bird watching outing during one of the best birding times of the year. Expect to see 25 or more different species as we explore our Interpretive Wetland Trail and other areas of the hatchery.
January 10 End Date
Butchering and Curing
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
Join us for our annual butchering and curing weekend. Butchering livestock was a very necessary way of life in the mid-19th century. Steps will not be repeated once the resources have been used up.
January 10 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
January 11 End Date
Butchering and Curing
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
Join us for our annual butchering and curing weekend. Butchering livestock was a very necessary way of life in the mid-19th century. Steps will not be repeated once the resources have been used up.
January 16 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
January 17 End Date
Presa Canyon Day Hike
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
This is a backcountry hike to secluded areas of the park’s canyons where visitors will visit several rock art sites showing a variety of prehistoric rock art styles.
January 17 End Date
Growing Up WILD
San Antonio
Learn to share conservation with children: Professional Development for anyone who works with children
January 17 End Date
Fly Fishing Class for Beginners
Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
Expert fly-fisher Bob Cappallo will teach fly-fishing for beginners, age 16 years and older. No fly-fishing experience is required and equipment is provided.
January 17 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
January 18 End Date
Upper Canyon Guided Hike
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
This is a backcountry, two mile/four hour guided hike that includes visits to a variety of sites that have prehistoric and historic rock art styles, historical railroad sites and the U.S. Army's Detachment of the Seminole Negro Indian Scouts campsite.
January 23 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
January 24 End Date
Fly Fishing Class for Beginners
Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
Expert fly-fisher Bob Cappallo will teach fly-fishing for beginners, age 16 years and older. No fly-fishing experience is required and equipment is provided.
January 24 End Date
Angler Education Instructor Training Workshop
Austin
Become a TPWD Certified Angler Education Instructor
January 24 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
January 24 End Date
Big Bend Ranch State Park Star Party
Big Bend Ranch State Park
Here at Big Bend Ranch State Park we have some of the darkest of Dark Skies, which makes for spectacularly clear viewing of the night skies. So come tour our night skies and stay over to experience and enjoy this remote and magnificently scenic park to its fullest.
January 30 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
January 31 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!

February 2015

February 1 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
February 2 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
February 3 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
February 4 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
February 5 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
February 6 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
February 6 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
February 7 End Date
Presa Canyon Day Hike
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
This is a backcountry hike to secluded areas of the park’s canyons where visitors will visit several rock art sites showing a variety of prehistoric rock art styles.
February 7 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
February 7 End Date
Light in the Dark
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
If you lived more than 150 years ago what would you have to gather, and make yourself, to be able to have light at night?
February 7 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
February 8 End Date
Upper Canyon Guided Hike
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
This is a backcountry, two mile/four hour guided hike that includes visits to a variety of sites that have prehistoric and historic rock art styles, historical railroad sites and the U.S. Army's Detachment of the Seminole Negro Indian Scouts campsite.
February 8 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
February 8 End Date
Light in the Dark
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
If you lived more than 150 years ago what would you have to gather, and make yourself, to be able to have light at night?
February 9 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
February 10 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
February 11 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
February 12 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
February 13 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
February 13 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
February 14 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
February 14 End Date
Bird and Nature Walk
Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
Join us on our monthly bird watching outing during one of the best birding times of the year. Expect to see 25 or more different species as we explore our Interpretive Wetland Trail and other areas of the hatchery.
February 14 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
February 15 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
February 16 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
February 17 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
February 18 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
February 19 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
February 20 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
February 20 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
February 21 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
February 21 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
February 21 End Date
Aquatic WILD
Dallas
Learn to share conservation with children: Professional Development for anyone who works with children
February 21 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
February 21 End Date
Big Bend Ranch State Park Star Party
Big Bend Ranch State Park
Here at Big Bend Ranch State Park we have some of the darkest of Dark Skies, which makes for spectacularly clear viewing of the night skies. So come tour our night skies and stay over to experience and enjoy this remote and magnificently scenic park to its fullest.
February 22 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
February 23 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
February 24 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
February 25 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
February 26 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
February 27 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
February 27 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
February 28 End Date
Texas Independence Day Celebration
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
Join us for a two day celebration of Texas Independence. Details will be released as they are finalized.
February 28 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
February 28 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
February 28 End Date
Nature Day
Sea Center Texas
Enjoy educational programs and activities that will introduce you and your family to the wonders of nature. Walk-through exhibits, activities, and crafts will be offered by a variety of nature based organizations.
February 28 End Date
Youth Fishing Event
Sea Center Texas
Pack your sunscreen, hat, lawn chair and fishing gear for catch-and-release fishing at our marine fish hatchery and visitor education center.
February 28 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!

March 2015

March 1 End Date
Texas Independence Day Celebration
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
Join us for a two day celebration of Texas Independence. Details will be released as they are finalized.
March 1 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
March 2 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
March 3 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
March 4 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
March 5 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
March 6 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
March 6 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
March 7 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
March 7 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
March 7 End Date
Fort Clark Days
300 U.S. 90, Brackettville, TX 78832
Visit with the Buffalo Soldiers and many more as Fort Clark comes alive with voices of the past.
March 7 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
March 8 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
March 9 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
March 10 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
March 11 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
March 12 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
March 13 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
March 13 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
March 14 End Date
Presa Canyon Day Hike
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
This is a backcountry hike to secluded areas of the park’s canyons where visitors will visit several rock art sites showing a variety of prehistoric rock art styles.
March 14 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
March 14 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
March 14 End Date
Fly Fish Texas
Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
Fly fishing clubs and anglers from across Texas come to TFFC to share fly fishing tips and techniques and teach them to others. Aimed at the novice fly fisher, Fly Fish Texas is designed to teach you how to tie a fly, cast it and catch a fish with it—all in the same day.
March 14 End Date
Bird and Nature Walk
Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
Join us on our monthly bird watching outing during one of the best birding times of the year. Expect to see 25 or more different species as we explore our Interpretive Wetland Trail and other areas of the hatchery.
March 14 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
March 15 End Date
Upper Canyon Guided Hike
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
This is a backcountry, two mile/four hour guided hike that includes visits to a variety of sites that have prehistoric and historic rock art styles, historical railroad sites and the U.S. Army's Detachment of the Seminole Negro Indian Scouts campsite.
March 15 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
March 16 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
March 17 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
March 18 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
March 19 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
March 20 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
March 20 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
March 21 End Date
Presa Canyon Day Hike
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
This is a backcountry hike to secluded areas of the park’s canyons where visitors will visit several rock art sites showing a variety of prehistoric rock art styles.
March 21 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
March 21 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
March 21 End Date
Project WILD
Dallas
Learn to share conservation with children: Professional Development for anyone who works with children
March 21 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
March 22 End Date
Upper Canyon Guided Hike
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
This is a backcountry, two mile/four hour guided hike that includes visits to a variety of sites that have prehistoric and historic rock art styles, historical railroad sites and the U.S. Army's Detachment of the Seminole Negro Indian Scouts campsite.
March 22 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
March 23 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
March 24 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
March 25 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
March 26 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
March 27 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
March 27 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
March 28 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
March 28 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
March 28 End Date
Outdoor Expo
Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
Learn a variety of outdoor skills and engage in activities such as archery, fishing and kayaking.
March 28 End Date
Beasts of Burden; Draft Animals at Work
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
Join Barrington Living History Farm and the Texas Draft Horse and Mule Association in a unique opportunity to experience draft animals at work.
March 28 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
March 29 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
March 29 End Date
Beasts of Burden; Draft Animals at Work
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
Join Barrington Living History Farm and the Texas Draft Horse and Mule Association in a unique opportunity to experience draft animals at work.
March 30 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
March 31 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

April 2015

April 1 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
April 2 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
April 3 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
April 4 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
April 4 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
April 4 End Date
Hippity Hop the Park Easter Egg Hunt
Copper Breaks State Park
Easter egg hunt for children through age 9.
April 5 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
April 6 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
April 7 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
April 8 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
April 9 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
April 10 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
April 11 End Date
Presa Canyon Overnight Camping Guided Hike
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
This backcountry hike to the far secluded areas of the park where visitors will visit several rock art sites showing a variety of prehistoric and historic rock art styles and camp under the stars before returning the following day.
April 11 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
April 11 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
April 11 End Date
5th Annual Athens Eggfest
Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
Join us gastric delights and the incredible Green Egg outdoor ceramic cooker. Participants come from across the country to showcase their personal recipes, meet with fellow Eggheads, and share some great food with the crowd!
April 12 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
April 13 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
April 14 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
April 15 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
April 16 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
April 17 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
April 18 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
April 18 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
April 18 End Date
StarWalk
Copper Breaks State Park
In its 20th year, StarWalk starts with a naked eye tour of the night sky over Copper Breaks State Park followed by a closer look through telescopes and binoculars. Copper Breaks is an International Dark Sky Park. Sun Fun, solar observing, is in the afternoon
April 19 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
April 20 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
April 21 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
April 22 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
April 23 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
April 24 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
April 25 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
April 25 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
April 26 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
April 27 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
April 28 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
April 29 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
April 30 End Date
Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Camino al Norte is a traveling exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

May 2015

May 2 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
May 2 End Date
Cinco de Mayo
Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
Celebrate the joint history of Texas and Mexico with dance, music, food and outdoor activities.
May 9 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
May 9 End Date
Lake Brownwood State Park Open House and Buffalo Soldiers Program
Lake Brownwood State Park
Come experience the life of a Buffalo Soldier within our authentic camp. Free fun for the young or young at heart.
May 16 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
May 16 End Date
Lake Arrowhead Frontier Life Program
Lake Arrowhead State Park
Buffalo Soldiers, Native Americans and more will be at Lake Arrowhead sharing stories and games of the past.
May 16 End Date
StarWalk
Copper Breaks State Park
In its 20th year, the StarWalk is a naked eye tour of the night sky over Copper Breaks State Park, followed by a closer look through telescopes and binoculars. Copper Breaks is one of four Texas International Dark Sky Parks.
May 23 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
May 23 End Date
Food from the Farm
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
Join Miss Kellie for a discussion on the heirloom varieties of vegetables we grow here at Barrington.
May 23 End Date
Youth Angler Day
Copper Breaks State Park
For children through age 13. Short program on safety and fish identification, followed by a youth fishing tournament.
May 30 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT

June 2015

June 6 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
June 6 End Date
Project WILD
Dallas
Learn to share conservation with children: Professional Development for anyone who works with children
June 6 End Date
National Trails Day hikes
Copper Breaks State Park
Park rangers will lead guided trail hikes at 10:00 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. guides will point out wildlife, plant life, geological features, discuss area folklore and tell tales.
June 13 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
June 13 End Date
StarWalk
Copper Breaks State Park
Naked eye tour of the night sky over Copper Breaks State Park followed by a closer look through telescopes and binoculars. Copper Breaks is one of four International Dark Sky Parks in Texas.
June 20 End Date
Larry Criss Memorial Fishing Tournament
Copper Breaks State Park
Third annual fishing tournament.
June 20 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
June 27 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT

July 2015

July 4 End Date
Fireworks on the Brazos!
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
July 4 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
July 4 End Date
Cowboy Songs and Native American Tales
Copper Breaks State Park
Singer and horse whisperer Larry Hannon will join park ranger David Turner to sing traditional cowboy songs and tell traditional Native American stories.
July 11 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
July 18 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
July 18 End Date
StarWalk
Copper Breaks State Park
Naked eye tour of the night sky over Copper Breaks State Park followed by a closer look through telescopes and binoculars. Copper Breaks is an International Dark Sky Park
July 25 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
July 25 End Date
Cowboy Songs
Copper Breaks State Park
Horse trainer and whisperer Larry Hannon will sing traditional and original cowboy songs.

August 2015

August 1 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
August 1 End Date
Education Weekends
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
This program is being held in conjunction with Star of the Republic Museum’s School Daze-Education in Early Texas, August, 2015.
August 2 End Date
Education Weekends
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
This program is being held in conjunction with Star of the Republic Museum’s School Daze-Education in Early Texas, August, 2015.
August 8 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
August 8 End Date
Education Weekends
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
This program is being held in conjunction with Star of the Republic Museum’s School Daze-Education in Early Texas, August, 2015.
August 9 End Date
Education Weekends
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
This program is being held in conjunction with Star of the Republic Museum’s School Daze-Education in Early Texas, August, 2015.
August 15 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
August 15 End Date
Project WILD
Humble
Learn to share conservation with children: Professional Development for anyone who works with children
August 15 End Date
Education Weekends
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
This program is being held in conjunction with Star of the Republic Museum’s School Daze-Education in Early Texas, August, 2015.
August 15 End Date
StarWalk
Copper Breaks State Park
in its 19th year, the StarWalk is a naked eye tour of the night sky over Copper Breaks State Park followed by a closer look through telescopes and binoculars. Copper Breaks is an International Dark Sky Park
August 16 End Date
Education Weekends
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
This program is being held in conjunction with Star of the Republic Museum’s School Daze-Education in Early Texas, August, 2015.
August 22 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
August 22 End Date
Education Weekends
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
This program is being held in conjunction with Star of the Republic Museum’s School Daze-Education in Early Texas, August, 2015.
August 23 End Date
Education Weekends
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
This program is being held in conjunction with Star of the Republic Museum’s School Daze-Education in Early Texas, August, 2015.
August 29 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
August 29 End Date
Education Weekends
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
This program is being held in conjunction with Star of the Republic Museum’s School Daze-Education in Early Texas, August, 2015.
August 30 End Date
Education Weekends
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
This program is being held in conjunction with Star of the Republic Museum’s School Daze-Education in Early Texas, August, 2015.

September 2015

September 5 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
September 7 End Date
Horse Whispering
Copper Breaks State Park
Horse trainer Larry Hannon will present "horse sense," an ancient Chinese technique of understanding and training horses and other mammals. After explaining the method, Hannon will lead a unique presentation of "Meet the Longhorns" by applying the technique to the steers at Copper Breaks.
September 12 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
September 19 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
September 26 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
September 26 End Date
StarWalk
Copper Breaks State Park
In its 19th year, the StarWalk is a naked eye tour of the night sky over Copper Breaks State Park followed by a closer look through telescopes and binoculars. Copper Breaks State Park is an International Dark Sky Park. The 'super moon' will be the focus of this month's program

October 2015

October 3 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
October 3 End Date
Mythunderstanding
Copper Breaks State Park
Ranger Carl Hopper presents and explains myths and misunderstandings about wildlife
October 10 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
October 17 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
October 17 End Date
StarWalk
Copper Breaks State Park
In its 19th year, the StarWalk is a naked eye tour of the night sky over Copper Breaks State Park followed by a closer look through telescopes and binoculars. Copper Breaks is one of four International Dark Sky parks in Texas.
October 24 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
October 31 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT

November 2015

November 7 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
November 14 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
November 21 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT

January 2016

January 1 End Date
First Day Hike (Near Wichita Falls)
Lake Arrowhead State Park
Join us for a First Day Hike and learn about the great outdoors with Texas Master Naturalists.

January 2017

January 1 End Date
First Day Hike (Near Wichita Falls)
Lake Arrowhead State Park
Join us for a First Day Hike and learn about the great outdoors with Texas Master Naturalists.

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