All Events

October 2014

October 2 End Date
Project WILD/Growing Up WILD
San Antonio
REGISTRATION CLOSED - Learn to share conservation with children: Professional Development for anyone who works with children
October 2 End Date
Nature Walk
Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Take a stroll through the headquarters garden in search of nature!
October 2 End Date
Homeschool Days
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
October 3 End Date
Beginner's Hawk Watch
Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Come out to the Hawk Tower and learn about raptors!
October 3 End Date
First Friday Tour - Ecosystems Approach to Wildlife Management - Putting it All Together.
Kerr Wildlife Management Area
Outdoor tour of the Kerr Wildlife Management Area and program discussing white-tailed deer management, brush control, grazing management and more.
October 3 End Date
Hike with a Ranger
Davis Mountains State Park
Take a hike up a canyon and to an overlook with a guide at your side - 2 pm at the Interpretive Center
October 3 End Date
Highlights of the Davis Mountains
Davis Mountains State Park
Learn about the park, plants, animals, geology, and "must see'ums" in the area - 4 pm at the Interpretive Center.
October 3 End Date
Inks Lake State Park | Texas Outdoor Family | Hill Country | 2 Night Workshop | (Full - Waitlist Forming)
Inks Lake 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 3 End Date
Sunset Hike
Ray Roberts Lake - Johnson Branch Unit
Enjoy a gorgeous sunset on the lake!
October 3 End Date
Blanco Bat Count
Blanco State Park
Join a park ranger in counting Mexican free-tailed bats as they fly out of the bat house for the night.
October 3 End Date
Campfire Scary Stories
Mckinney Falls State Park
Join us for scary stories around a campfire!
October 3 End Date
Monarch Migration
South Llano River State Park
Look around you. Do you see any butterflies?
October 3 End Date
Caddo Lake: How It Came To Be and How We Might Lose It
Caddo Lake State Park
Caddo Lake has a relatively short but exciting history!
October 4 End Date
Meridian State Park- 80th Anniversary Celebration
Meridian State Park
Join us for our 80th Anniversary Celebration with hay rides, kayaking, educational and historical booths, live music, and a star party!
October 4 End Date
Women's Beginners Mountain Bike Ride
Franklin Mountains State Park
Ladies, for this special Women’s Only Bike Ride, we’ll ease you into the fun, healthy and exhilarating activity of mountain biking. We’ll cover frequently asked questions, basic maintenance and repair skills, and show you the techniques of safe and fun riding in a comfortable learning environment.
October 4 End Date
Bird Walk
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Come see what all the chirping is about as you join us for a guided bird walk through Resaca de la Palma State Park.
October 4 End Date
Family Fun Fishing Day
Tyler
Youth and adult learn-to-fish event
October 4 End Date
Go Fish! Learn-to-Fish Event
Mckinney Falls State Park
Families can learn the basics of fishing through fun, hands-on activities
October 4 End Date
Bird in the Hand
Guadalupe River State Park
Meet songbirds nose-to-beak and learn about bird-banding.
October 4 End Date
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
October 4 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?
October 4 End Date
Guadalupe River State Park | Texas Outdoor Family | San Antonio Area | 1 Night Workshop | (Open)
Guadalupe River 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 4 End Date
Hike the Back Country of Cooper Lake State Park/Guided Hike
Cooper Lake State Park/South Sulphur Unit
October 4 End Date
Exploring the Forest
Buescher State Park
Join a master naturalist on an easy one-mile hike
October 4 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 4 End Date
October 4 End Date
Canyon Driving Tour
Palo Duro Canyon State Park
October 4 End Date
Discover the Lost Pines
Bastrop State Park
Take a short hike to learn about this unique forest
October 4 End Date
4th Annual Texas State Bison Music Festival
Caprock Canyons State Park
"Blame it on Texas Bison!!!"
October 4 End Date
Zumba! in the Park
Ray Roberts Lake - Johnson Branch Unit
Get your daily exercise in, with an outdoor Zumba class!
October 4 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.
October 4 End Date
Texas Turtles
Mustang Island State Park
October 4 End Date
Fawn Trail Hike
South Llano River State Park
Let's walk!
October 4 End Date
Kayaking for Beginners!
Ray Roberts Lake - Johnson Branch Unit
Come learn how to kayak!
October 4 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.
October 4 End Date
Zombie Apocalypse Hike
Galveston Island State Park
Could you survive and thrive on this fun and informative hike?
October 4 End Date
Snakes: The Good. The Bad? The Hungry!
Tyler State Park
Are snakes good or bad?
October 4 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.
October 4 End Date
Kids Plein Air Watercolor Art Class
Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Get outside and get inspired by nature!
October 4 End Date
Explorer Pack Nature Walk
Lake Corpus Christi State Park
Explorer Packs provided for a 1 Mile Guided Nature Walk at Catfish Point Trail
October 4 End Date
Fishing with a Ranger
Buescher State Park
BYOB- Bring Your Own Bait
October 4 End Date
Bird Walk
Bastrop State Park
What's that chirp?
October 4 End Date
What’s A Knot and What’s Not/Knot Tying
Cooper Lake State Park/South Sulphur Unit
October 4 End Date
Life on the Jetties
Mustang Island State Park
October 4 End Date
Discovery Cave Tour - 3:00 PM
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 4 End Date
Blackjack Nature Walk
Tyler State Park
Discover Tyler State Park's other major ecosystem, the post oak savannah!
October 4 End Date
Learn About the History of the Civilian Conservation Corps
Indian Lodge
The Civilian Conservation Corps changed the lives of men and the entire town of Fort Davis. Meet in the Assembly Room of the Indian Lodge to hear all about it!
October 4 End Date
Cannibals, Pirates, and Cowboys
Galveston Island State Park
Audience participation theater... Can you tell a lie?
October 4 End Date
Animals and Tracks
Martin Creek Lake State Park
Learn about the wildlife at Martin Creek Lake State Park and the tracks they leave behind
October 4 End Date
Stories in the Stars
Guadalupe River State Park
Stargazing in the Park!
October 4 End Date
Creatures of the Night
Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join us as we explore the park at night!
October 4 End Date
Let's Talk Turkey
South Llano River State Park
October 4 End Date
Night Sounds Program
Purtis Creek State Park
Learn how to identify different sounds you will hear in the park after dark.
October 4 End Date
Night Sounds
Lake Mineral Wells State Park
“After attending the Night Sounds program, I found my daughter sitting on the back porch the next night, not watching TV or playing video games, but listening to nature!” – Park Visitor
October 4 End Date
Bats-trop
Bastrop State Park
Going Batty in Bastrop!
October 4 End Date
Sounds of the Night
Lake Corpus Christi State Park
What is making all that noise right outside your tent or camper!
October 4 End Date
The State of Springs
Martin Creek Lake State Park
Texas the State of Water series
October 5 End Date
Guided Beginner’s Mountain Bike Ride
Franklin Mountains State Park
Enjoy the Chihuahuan Desert and Franklin Mountains on two wheels!
October 5 End Date
Bentsen Bird Walk
Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Bentsen is a great place to bird watch; join us as we look for some of our beautiful birds!
October 5 End Date
Walk with a Ranger
Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Explore the park with a guide at your side.
October 6 End Date
ABK State Natural Area Public Meeting
Bandera Electric Co-op Community Room
TPWD is seeking input on the Public Use Plan for the ABK State Natural Area near Boerne.
October 8 End Date
Full Moon Hike
Mckinney Falls State Park
Come explore McKinney Falls under the light of a full moon!
October 9 End Date
Nature Walk
Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Take a stroll through the headquarters garden in search of nature!
October 9 End Date
Homeschool Days
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
October 9 End Date
Texas Amphibian Watch Volunteer Training
Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Isle Du Bois Unit
Learn how to identify frogs and toads!
October 10 End Date
Angler Education Instructor Training Workshop
Austin
Become a TPWD certified Angler Education Instructor
October 10 End Date
First Friday Tour - Ecosystems Approach to Wildlife Management - Putting it All Together.
Mason Mountain Wildlife Management Area
Outdoor tour of the Mason Mountain Wildlife Management Area and program discussing white-tailed deer management, brush control, grazing management and more.
October 10 End Date
Beginner's Hawk Watch
Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Come out to the Hawk Tower and learn about raptors!
October 10 End Date
Junior Ranger Explorer Hike
Goose Island State Park
Join a park ranger for a Junior Ranger Explorer Hike. We may be nature sleuths and search for natural items on the trail, we may identify plants and animals, or be nature artists! Come on out with an explorer hike, and if you want a specific activity let us know!
October 10 End Date
Inks Lake State Park | Texas Outdoor Family | Hill Country | 2 Night Workshop | (Full - Waitlist Forming)
Inks Lake 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 10 End Date
(Nearly) Full Moon Night Hike -- 7:30 pm
Lake Casa Blanca International State Park
Experience Lake Casa Blanca by the light of the moon, and find out how nocturnal animals use their senses to survive!
October 10 End Date
Batty About Bats Campfire Program
Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join a ranger around the campfire to uncover the mysterious world of bats.
October 10 End Date
Sounds of the Night
Lake Corpus Christi State Park
What is making all that noise right outside your tent or camper!
October 11 End Date
The Nature of Yoga
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join Yoga instructors Patty Williamson and Tracy Donley for a morning of contemplation, reverent movement and selfless service at Enchanted Rock.
October 11 End Date
October 11 End Date
Volunteer Orientation and Campout
Franklin Mountains State Park
Interested in volunteering for the Franklin Mountains State Park? Join us for two great days of learning and fun; we'll cover exciting topics through presentations and guided tours from park rangers, special guest speakers and experts in a variety of fields. This year also includes our first ever campout component!
October 11 End Date
BWD-Big Sit at Lake Colorado City State Park
"The Big Sit! is an annual, international, noncompetitive birding event hosted by Bird Watcher's Digest and founded by the New Haven (Connecticut) Bird Club."---BWD website description. A great time to learn about birds and migration in the field.
October 11 End Date
Let's Go Birding! Bird Tour
Tyler State Park
October 11 End Date
Fort Griffin SHS Living History Days
1701 U.S. 283, Albany, TX 76430
Step back in time with the Buffalo Soldiers and many more at Historic Fort Griffin.
October 11 End Date
Hike the Canyon
Government Canyon State Natural Area
Join us every second Saturday for a guided hike! Note new start time!! 8:30AM
October 11 End Date
Bird Walk
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Come see what all the chirping is about as you join us for a guided bird walk through Resaca de la Palma State Park.
October 11 End Date
Kayak Basic Class
Purtis Creek State Park
NOTE: - Time Change -Intro to the sport of kayaking, learn the types of equipment needed, safe use & proper procedures.
October 11 End Date
Angler Education Instructor Training Workshop
Sea Center Texas
Become a TPWD Certified Angler Education Instructor Please note date has changed from Oct 18 to Oct 11
October 11 End Date
Growing Up WILD
Dallas
Learn to share conservation with children: Professional Development for anyone who works with children
October 11 End Date
Women's Yak-N-Pak, Big Thicket
Village Creek State Park
Explore the Big Thicket on this relaxing and rewarding weekend getaway!
October 11 End Date
Mentored Waterfowl Workshop
Purtis Creek State Park
Day long workshop for youth and adults required to participate in the Purtis Creek Mentored Duck Hunt.
October 11 End Date
Birds at Breakfast
Blanco State Park
Come to the park for a morning of bird-watching. Bring your family and your breakfast.
October 11 End Date
Who can watch the birds? You.
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
An introduction to watching the birds.
October 11 End Date
Bird and Nature Walk
Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
Join us on our monthly bird watching outing. Expect to see 25 or more different species as we explore our Interpretive Wetland Trail and other areas of the hatchery.
October 11 End Date
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
October 11 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?
October 11 End Date
Tyler State Park | Texas Outdoor Family | North Texas | 1 Night Workshop | (Filling Fast!)
Tyler 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 11 End Date
Fishing with a Ranger
Blanco State Park
Sorry this program has been cancelled.
October 11 End Date
Trees and Plants of Caddo Lake State Park
Caddo Lake State Park
Enjoy a ranger-led hike on the two-third mile Caddo Forest Trail.
October 11 End Date
Lip Smackin’ Good Eatin’/Dutch Oven Cookin’
Cooper Lake State Park/South Sulphur Unit
October 11 End Date
Fish-O-Rama at the Park!
Guadalupe River State Park
Learn the basics of fishing.
October 11 End Date
Birds for Beginners
Government Canyon State Natural Area
"Tweet" yourself to something special!
October 11 End Date
Junior Ranger Induction Day
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Are your children ready to become a Junior Ranger in Texas State Parks? Bring the whole family to Enchanted Rock to get your kids started on the NEW "Junior Ranger Activity Journal" with a park ranger! The park ranger will hand out the free journals and get you started on an activity at the park.
October 11 End Date
Nature Walk
Blanco State Park
Learn about the history and biology of Blanco State Park.
October 11 End Date
"Texas Broadside! 2014"
Battleship Texas State Historic Site
Battleship TEXAS Wargaming Event
October 11 End Date
Chryslers in the Canyon
Palo Duro Canyon State Park
October 11 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 11 End Date
Exploring the Forest
Buescher State Park
Join a master naturalist on an easy one-mile hike
October 11 End Date
Discover the Lost Pines
Bastrop State Park
Take a short hike to learn about this unique forest
October 11 End Date
Birding 101: Everybody's a Birder
Tyler State Park
Discover one of the fastest growing hobbies in the nation!
October 11 End Date
Texian Days - Stagecoach Rides
Fanthorp Inn State Historic Site
The Brazos valley is rich in Texas history and there is no better place than Fanthorp Inn State Historic Site to discover the shared history that molded the Texians. Come early and catch a ride on the famous Stagecoach which runs from 11 am to 3 pm, weather permitting.
October 11 End Date
Arts in the Parks: Art is for the Birds!
Caddo Lake State Park
Bring the children to this fun program about birds! Activities are geared toward children age 6-12, but it’s fun for the whole family.
October 11 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.
October 11 End Date
Texas Turtles
Mustang Island State Park
October 11 End Date
Fishing with the Ranger
South Llano River State Park
Try your hand at fishing.
October 11 End Date
National Fossil Day Celebration
Dinosaur Valley State Park
October 11 End Date
Art is for the Birds
Tyler State Park
Create your own bird inspired masterpiece!
October 11 End Date
Kids Monarch Talk
Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Come meet Madame Monarch and enter a raffle to win a milkweed plant with a monarch caterpillar.
October 11 End Date
What's a Paddlefish?
Caddo Lake State Park
Come learn about the ancient paddlefish, a mysterious resident of Caddo Lake who existed before the dinosaurs!
October 11 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.
October 11 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.
October 11 End Date
Zombie Apocalypse Hike
Galveston Island State Park
Could you survive and thrive on this fun and informative hike?
October 11 End Date
Performing Arts in the Park
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Bobcat and Mouse, A Desert Tale
October 11 End Date
Jr. Ranger Activities
Bastrop State Park
Earn bragging rights at your state park!
October 11 End Date
Kids' Camping Workshop -- 2:30 pm
Lake Casa Blanca International State Park
Hey kids, learn camping skills and earn a certificate!
October 11 End Date
From Boys to Men
Buescher State Park
CCC enrollees grew into men as they worked and built Texas State Parks
October 11 End Date
Life on the Jetties
Mustang Island State Park
October 11 End Date
Butterfly Arts & Crafts
Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Create your very own beautiful butterfly.
October 11 End Date
Snakes Alive!
Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Isle Du Bois Unit
Learn about our native reptile friends.
October 11 End Date
Art in the Parks
Martin Creek Lake State Park
Arts and crafts
October 11 End Date
Woodpeckers!
Tyler State Park
October 11 End Date
Life as a Three-C's Boy
Caddo Lake State Park
Learn how young men trying to survive during the Great Depression built over 800 state parks across the United States, including Caddo Lake State Park!
October 11 End Date
Cannibals, Pirates, and Cowboys
Galveston Island State Park
Audience participation theater... Can you tell a lie?
October 11 End Date
Masonic Family Picnic
Copper Breaks State Park
Annual community picnic held at park, starting 5:30 pm.
October 11 End Date
Get Wild!
Garner State Park
Get up close and personal with our state's wild nature during a sunset presentation.
October 11 End Date
Creatures of the Night
Guadalupe River State Park
October 11 End Date
Creatures of the Night
Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join us as we explore the park at night!
October 11 End Date
Monarch Migration
South Llano River State Park
Look around you. Do you see any butterflies?
October 11 End Date
An Almost Full Moon Hike
Bastrop State Park
Hiking by the light of the moon.
October 11 End Date
Cross Timbers Cowboy Poetry and Stories
Lake Mineral Wells State Park
“Learning about our cowboy heritage can be fun!”
October 11 End Date
Full Moon Paddling Tour
Purtis Creek State Park
Paddle along a guided tour of the coves at Purtis Creek.
October 11 End Date
The State of Flowing Water
Martin Creek Lake State Park
Texas The State of Water series
October 11 End Date
Guided Night Hike
Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join a ranger to discover the nocturnal animals that bring the forest to life at night.
October 12 End Date
Bentsen Bird Walk
Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Bentsen is a great place to bird watch; join us as we look for some of our beautiful birds!
October 12 End Date
Arts in the Park
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Drawn into Nature, Nature Journaling.
October 12 End Date
"Texas Broadside! 2014"
Battleship Texas State Historic Site
Battleship TEXAS Wargaming Event
October 12 End Date
Dinosaur George
Blanco State Park
Don't miss this opportunity to learn about the amazing creatures that once ruled our planet.
October 12 End Date
Dinosaur George
Blanco State Park
Don't miss this opportunity to learn about the amazing creatures that once ruled our planet.
October 12 End Date
Geocaching 101 -- 2:30 pm
Lake Casa Blanca International State Park
Experience this high-tech treasure hunt!
October 14 End Date
Project WILD
Cedar Hill
Center for STEM Education & Research - Learn to share conservation with children: Professional Development for anyone who works with children
October 15 End Date
Ladies Only Hike
Palo Duro Canyon State Park
October 16 End Date
Nature Walk
Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Take a stroll through the headquarters garden in search of nature!
October 16 End Date
Homeschool Days
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
October 17 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.
October 17 End Date
Beginner's Hawk Watch
Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Come out to the Hawk Tower and learn about raptors!
October 17 End Date
Fur, Feathers, Bones, and Scales
Stephen F. Austin State Park
Kids: Ever found a feather or a bone and wondered where it came from? Join a park naturalist and learn about the animals that can be found in our park. We’ll examine bones, feathers, and other structures that help animals survive and take a short discovery hike to look for wildlife in the forest.
October 17 End Date
Art in the Park
Stephen F. Austin State Park
Spend a little relaxing time in the afternoon to capture some of the beauty and wonder of our park. Activities will vary; we may be drawing wildlife, coloring pictures, painting with watercolors, writing poetry, or even making animal masks or leaf prints. Come find your inspiration in our beautiful riverine forest!
October 17 End Date
Wilderness Skills Course - Lost Maples
Lost Maples State Natural Area
A three-day, two-night backpacking experience for women only.
October 17 End Date
Intro to Bird-watching
Ray Roberts Lake - Johnson Branch Unit
Learn the basics of bird-watching!
October 17 End Date
Wildscaping in the Desert
Wyler Aerial Tramway
Learn about wildscaping!
October 17 End Date
Inks Lake State Park | Texas Outdoor Family | Hill Country | 2 Night Workshop | (Full - Waitlist Forming)
Inks Lake 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 17 End Date
Nature's Night Shift
South Llano River State Park
October 17 End Date
Star Party! -- 7:30 pm
Lake Casa Blanca International State Park
Discover the magic of the night sky!
October 17 End Date
Caddo Lake: How It Came To Be and How We Might Lose It
Caddo Lake State Park
Caddo Lake has a relatively short but exciting history!
October 18 End Date
Flying Feathered Friends
Ray Roberts Lake - Johnson Branch Unit
Calling all bird watchers!
October 18 End Date
Annual Interpretive Fair (First Day)
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Come on out to Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site's Annual Interpretive Fair weekend!
October 18 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.
October 18 End Date
3rd Saturday Bird Walk & Talk
Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Come see how many different species you can find .
October 18 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.
October 18 End Date
Explore the Canyon
Government Canyon State Natural Area
Join us each month every third Saturday for a new adventure! Note new start time!! 8:30 AM
October 18 End Date
Bird Walk
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Come see what all the chirping is about as you join us for a guided bird walk through Resaca de la Palma State Park.
October 18 End Date
Go Fish! Learn-to-Fish Event
Cedar Hill State Park
Families can learn the basics of fishing through fun, hands-on activities
October 18 End Date
Go Fish! Learn-to-Fish Event
Galveston Island State Park
Families can learn the basics of fishing through fun, hands-on activities
October 18 End Date
Lost in the Forest
Tyler State Park
Explore what it means to be "Lost in the Forest."
October 18 End Date
Birding 101
Caddo Lake State Park
Have you ever wanted to try bird watching but didn’t know how to get started? Come to Birding 101! Anyone can enjoy it!
October 18 End Date
Run with the Ranger
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
It's Back!! Now that it's cooling off again, it's time to take another morning run with a park ranger. Learn trail running etiquette, have fun, and get to know Enchanted Rock State Natural Area from a different perspective.
October 18 End Date
ASI-Animal Skull Idenification
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Learn the lives of animals and birds through thier skulls and other bones.
October 18 End Date
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
October 18 End Date
Tyler State Park | Texas Outdoor Family | North Texas | 1 Night Workshop | (Open)
Tyler 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 18 End Date
Fishing with a Ranger
Blanco State Park
Join us for a wonderful morning of catch and release fishing on the Blanco River!
October 18 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
October 18 End Date
Walk with a Ranger
Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Explore the park with a guide at your side.
October 18 End Date
Vanishing Prairie Guided Hike
Ray Roberts Lake - Johnson Branch Unit
Come enjoy a ranger-led nature hike.
October 18 End Date
Texas Archeology Month: Celebrating 10,000 years of Cultural History at Caprock Canyons State Park
Caprock Canyons State Park
Talks, demonstrations, artifact displays, and more!
October 18 End Date
Exploring the Forest
Buescher State Park
Join a master naturalist on an easy one-mile hike
October 18 End Date
Discover the Lost Pines
Bastrop State Park
Take a short hike to learn about this unique forest
October 18 End Date
Gyotaku: Fish Printing
Galveston Island State Park
Join the Go Fish event and stop by for some fish printing activities!
October 18 End Date
Kids' Wilderness Survival
Tyler State Park
Create a survival guide with hidden messages!
October 18 End Date
Fur, Feathers, Bones, and Scales
Stephen F. Austin State Park
Kids: Ever found a feather or a bone and wondered where it came from? Join a park naturalist and learn about the animals that can be found in our park. We’ll examine bones, feathers, and other structures that help animals survive and take a short discovery hike to look for wildlife in the forest.
October 18 End Date
Kids Alive!
Government Canyon State Natural Area
Join us for a wilderness survival class for kids!!
October 18 End Date
Trees and Plants of Caddo Lake State Park
Caddo Lake State Park
Enjoy a ranger-led hike on the two-third mile Caddo Forest Trail.
October 18 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.
October 18 End Date
Ranch Heritage Day
Hill Country State Natural Area
Free family fun with demonstrations and hands-on activities.
October 18 End Date
Texas Turtles
Mustang Island State Park
October 18 End Date
Fawn Trail Hike
South Llano River State Park
Let's go for a walk!
October 18 End Date
Fishing with a Ranger
Ray Roberts Lake - Johnson Branch Unit
Join a park ranger for a fun afternoon of fishing!
October 18 End Date
Snakes: The Good. The Bad? The Hungry!
Tyler State Park
Are snakes good or bad?
October 18 End Date
Amazing Alligators
Caddo Lake State Park
Learn about alligators at this fun program for kids!
October 18 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.
October 18 End Date
Zombie Apocalypse Hike
Galveston Island State Park
Could you survive and thrive on this fun and informative hike?
October 18 End Date
Art in the Park
Stephen F. Austin State Park
Spend a little relaxing time in the afternoon to capture some of the beauty and wonder of our park. Activities will vary; we may be drawing wildlife, coloring pictures, painting with watercolors, writing poetry, or even making animal masks or leaf prints. Come find your inspiration in our beautiful riverine forest!
October 18 End Date
Performing Arts in the Park
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Bobcat and Mouse, A Desert Tale
October 18 End Date
Jr. Ranger Activities
Buescher State Park
October 18 End Date
Geocache Treasure Hunt
Cooper Lake State Park/South Sulphur Unit
October 18 End Date
Bird Walk
Bastrop State Park
What's that chirp?
October 18 End Date
Life on the Jetties
Mustang Island State Park
October 18 End Date
Art In The Park
Purtis Creek State Park
Discuss native species in the park and complete craft projects that highlight a few of them.
October 18 End Date
Basic Backyard Birding
Martin Creek Lake State Park
What's that bird!
October 18 End Date
Archeology in San Felipe!
Stephen F. Austin State Park
Join us and our partners from the San Felipe de Austin State Historic Site for some Archeology fun for all! San Felipe de Austin was the capital of Austin’s Colony in Mexican Texas. Learn Austin’s role as an Empresario and Crafts/trades important to settling the frontier.
October 18 End Date
Life as a Three-C's Boy
Caddo Lake State Park
Learn how young men trying to survive during the Great Depression built over 800 state parks across the United States, including Caddo Lake State Park!
October 18 End Date
Cannibals, Pirates, and Cowboys
Galveston Island State Park
Audience participation theater... Can you tell a lie?
October 18 End Date
Spooky Science Fest
Estero Llano Grande State Park
The Estero Games, our 8th annual event, featuring a costume contest, hayrides, archery, tracking, fishing, live animals, wild edibles, crafts, an obstacle course, and more!
October 18 End Date
Get Wild!
Garner State Park
Get up close and personal with our state's wild nature during a sunset presentation.
October 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
October 18 End Date
The CCC in Cleburne State Park
Cleburne State Park
October 18 End Date
Prowlin' for Owls
Guadalupe River State Park
Join the Park Ranger for a hootin' of a good time!
October 18 End Date
All Around the Campfire-Spooky Stories
Lake Colorado City State Park
A Campfire Program with story telling and you can bring your own hotdogs and s'mores to enjoy during the presentation.
October 18 End Date
Creatures of the Night
Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join us as we explore the park at night!
October 18 End Date
Let's Talk Turkey
South Llano River State Park
October 18 End Date
Name That Bird Game
Purtis Creek State Park
Test your skills at identifying birds by their song, clues and pictures. Meet at the Amphitheather behind the camping loop restroom.
October 18 End Date
Who – Who – Whodat? / Owl Prowl
Cooper Lake State Park/South Sulphur Unit
October 18 End Date
The Path of Wealth, Opportunity and Adventure: El Camino Real de los Tejas
Bastrop State Park
Celebrate the 10th Anniversary of this Historic Path's Designation
October 18 End Date
The State of the Gulf: America's Sea
Martin Creek Lake State Park
Texas The State of Water series
October 18 End Date
Star Party!
Palo Pinto Mountains State Park
Explore the night sky with amateur astronomers.
October 19 End Date
Annual Interpretive Fair (Second Day)
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Come on out to Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site’s Annual Interpretive Fair Weekend!
October 19 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.
October 19 End Date
Bentsen Bird Walk
Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Bentsen is a great place to bird watch; join us as we look for some of our beautiful birds!
October 19 End Date
Revolutionary Ghost Stories
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED.
October 23 End Date
Nature Walk
Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Take a stroll through the headquarters garden in search of nature!
October 23 End Date
Homeschool Days
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
October 24 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.
October 24 End Date
Beginner's Hawk Watch
Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Come out to the Hawk Tower and learn about raptors!
October 24 End Date
Fur, Feathers, Bones, and Scales
Stephen F. Austin State Park
Kids: Ever found a feather or a bone and wondered where it came from? Join a park naturalist and learn about the animals that can be found in our park. We’ll examine bones, feathers, and other structures that help animals survive and take a short discovery hike to look for wildlife in the forest.
October 24 End Date
Art in the Park
Stephen F. Austin State Park
Spend a little relaxing time in the afternoon to capture some of the beauty and wonder of our park. Activities will vary; we may be drawing wildlife, coloring pictures, painting with watercolors, writing poetry, or even making animal masks or leaf prints. Come find your inspiration in our beautiful riverine forest!
October 24 End Date
The Good, the Bat, and the Ugly
Ray Roberts Lake - Johnson Branch Unit
Come learn about these amazing flying mammals.
October 24 End Date
Cedar Hill State Park | Texas Outdoor Family | DFW Area | 2 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.
October 24 End Date
Let's Talk Turkey
South Llano River State Park
October 25 End Date
October 25 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.
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
Bird Walk
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Come see what all the chirping is about as you join us for a guided bird walk through Resaca de la Palma State Park.
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
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
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
October 25 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.
October 25 End Date
Trees and Plants of Caddo Lake State Park
Caddo Lake State Park
Enjoy a ranger-led hike on the two-third mile Caddo Forest Trail.
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
Exploring the Forest
Buescher State Park
Join a master naturalist on an easy one-mile hike
October 25 End Date
Discover the Lost Pines
Bastrop State Park
Take a short hike to learn about this unique forest
October 25 End Date
Fur, Feathers, Bones, and Scales
Stephen F. Austin State Park
Kids: Ever found a feather or a bone and wondered where it came from? Join a park naturalist and learn about the animals that can be found in our park. We’ll examine bones, feathers, and other structures that help animals survive and take a short discovery hike to look for wildlife in the forest.
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
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.
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
Arts in the Parks: Art is for the Birds!
Caddo Lake State Park
Bring the children to this fun program about birds! Activities are geared toward children age 6-12, but it’s fun for the whole family.
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! 12:30pm 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
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
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.
October 25 End Date
Zombie Apocalypse Hike
Galveston Island State Park
Could you survive and thrive on this fun and informative hike?
October 25 End Date
What's a Paddlefish?
Caddo Lake State Park
Come learn about the ancient paddlefish, a mysterious resident of Caddo Lake who existed before the dinosaurs!
October 25 End Date
Art in the Park
Stephen F. Austin State Park
Spend a little relaxing time in the afternoon to capture some of the beauty and wonder of our park. Activities will vary; we may be drawing wildlife, coloring pictures, painting with watercolors, writing poetry, or even making animal masks or leaf prints. Come find your inspiration in our beautiful riverine forest!
October 25 End Date
Discover the Trees of the Park – Nature Hike
Cooper Lake State Park/South Sulphur Unit
October 25 End Date
From Boys to Men
Buescher State Park
CCC enrollees grew into men as they worked and built Texas State Parks
October 25 End Date
Archeology in San Felipe!
Stephen F. Austin State Park
Join us and our partners from the San Felipe de Austin State Historic Site for some Archeology fun for all! San Felipe de Austin was the capital of Austin’s Colony in Mexican Texas. Learn Austin’s role as an Empresario and Crafts/trades important to settling the frontier.
October 25 End Date
Life as a Three-C's Boy
Caddo Lake State Park
Learn how young men trying to survive during the Great Depression built over 800 state parks across the United States, including Caddo Lake State Park!
October 25 End Date
Boo in the Park
Lake Tawakoni State Park
Trick or treating, pumpkin carving contest, 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
Cannibals, Pirates, and Cowboys
Galveston Island State Park
Audience participation theater... Can you tell a lie?
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
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
Get Wild!
Garner State Park
Get up close and personal with our state's wild nature during a sunset presentation.
October 25 End Date
Slitherin' Snakes Alive
Guadalupe River State Park
October 25 End Date
Creatures of the Night
Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join us as we explore the park at night!
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
Nightsky 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
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
Bentsen Bird Walk
Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Bentsen is a great place to bird watch; join us as we look for some of our beautiful birds!
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
Halloween in the Park
Guadalupe River State Park
Bring your family out for our Friends Group Halloween trail walk
October 30 End Date
Nature Walk
Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Take a stroll through the headquarters garden in search of nature!
October 30 End Date
Homeschool Days
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
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
Beginner's Hawk Watch
Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Come out to the Hawk Tower and learn about raptors!
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
Creepy Creatures of Texas
South Llano River State Park
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
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
Bird Walk
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Come see what all the chirping is about as you join us for a guided bird walk through Resaca de la Palma State Park.
November 1 End Date
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
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
Exploring the Forest
Buescher State Park
Join a master naturalist on an easy one-mile hike
November 1 End Date
Discover the Lost Pines
Bastrop State Park
Take a short hike to learn about this unique forest
November 1 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 1 End Date
Dutch Oven Basics
Cleburne State Park
November 1 End Date
Fawn Trail Hike
South Llano River State Park
Enjoy an autumn day hike.
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
How To Start a Campfire Without Matches/Survival Skills
Cooper Lake State Park/South Sulphur Unit
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
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
Nature's Night Shift
South Llano River State Park
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
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 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 8 End Date
Bird Walk
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Come see what all the chirping is about as you join us for a guided bird walk through Resaca de la Palma State Park.
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
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
November 8 End Date
Bird and Nature Walk
Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
Join us on our monthly bird watching outing. Expect to see 25 or more different species as we explore our Interpretive Wetland Trail and other areas of the hatchery.
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
Exploring the Forest
Buescher State Park
Join a master naturalist on an easy one-mile hike
November 8 End Date
Discover the Lost Pines
Bastrop State Park
Take a short hike to learn about this unique forest
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 | (Filling Fast!)
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
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
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
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
Orienteering / Compass Skills
Cooper Lake State Park/South Sulphur Unit
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 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
Bird Walk
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Come see what all the chirping is about as you join us for a guided bird walk through Resaca de la Palma State Park.
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
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
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
Mentored Waterfowl Workshop
Lake Arrowhead State Park
Learn a diverse skill set for hunting waterfowl!
November 15 End Date
Exploring the Forest
Buescher State Park
Join a master naturalist on an easy one-mile hike
November 15 End Date
Discover the Lost Pines
Bastrop State Park
Take a short hike to learn about this unique forest
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
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
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
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
Camping Basics 101
Government Canyon State Natural Area
November 15 End Date
Night Sky Activities
Cooper Lake State Park/South Sulphur Unit
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
The Wonders of the Night Sky – Stargazing
Cooper Lake State Park/South Sulphur Unit
November 16 End Date
3rd Saturday Bird Walk & Talk
Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Come see how many different species you can find .
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
Comets and Quakes
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED.
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
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
Bird Walk
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Come see what all the chirping is about as you join us for a guided bird walk through Resaca de la Palma State Park.
November 22 End Date
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
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
Angler Education Instructor Training Workshop
Corpus Christi
Become a TPWD certified Angler Education Instructor
November 22 End Date
Exploring the Forest
Buescher State Park
Join a master naturalist on an easy one-mile hike
November 22 End Date
Discover the Lost Pines
Bastrop State Park
Take a short hike to learn about this unique forest
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
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
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
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
Geocache Treasure Hunt
Cooper Lake State Park/South Sulphur Unit
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
Cross Timbers Cowboy Poetry and Stories
Lake Mineral Wells State Park
“Learning about our cowboy heritage can be fun!”
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
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
Bird Walk
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Come see what all the chirping is about as you join us for a guided bird walk through Resaca de la Palma State Park.
November 29 End Date
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
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
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
Exploring the Forest
Buescher State Park
Join a master naturalist on an easy one-mile hike
November 29 End Date
Discover the Lost Pines
Bastrop State Park
Take a short hike to learn about this unique forest
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
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
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
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
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
Night Sounds Program
Purtis Creek State Park
Learn how to identify different sounds you will hear in the park after dark.

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 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
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
Bird Walk
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Come see what all the chirping is about as you join us for a guided bird walk through Resaca de la Palma State Park.
December 6 End Date
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
December 6 End Date
Exploring the Forest
Buescher State Park
Join a master naturalist on an easy one-mile hike
December 6 End Date
Discover the Lost Pines
Bastrop State Park
Take a short hike to learn about this unique forest
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 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
Trail of Lights
Monument Hill & Kreische Brewery State Historic Site
Enjoy the fantastic Trail of Lights
December 12 End Date
Trail of Lights
Monument Hill & Kreische Brewery State Historic Site
Enjoy the fantastic Trail of Lights
December 13 End Date
Bird Walk
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Come see what all the chirping is about as you join us for a guided bird walk through Resaca de la Palma State Park.
December 13 End Date
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
December 13 End Date
Bird and Nature Walk
Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
Join us on our monthly bird watching outing. Expect to see 25 or more different species as we explore our Interpretive Wetland Trail and other areas of the hatchery.
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
Angler Education Instructor Training Workshop
San Marcos
Become a TPWD certified Angler Education Instructor
December 13 End Date
Exploring the Forest
Buescher State Park
Join a master naturalist on an easy one-mile hike
December 13 End Date
Discover the Lost Pines
Bastrop State Park
Take a short hike to learn about this unique forest
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
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
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 19 End Date
Trail of Lights
Monument Hill & Kreische Brewery State Historic Site
Enjoy the fantastic Trail of Lights!
December 20 End Date
Bird Walk
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Come see what all the chirping is about as you join us for a guided bird walk through Resaca de la Palma State Park.
December 20 End Date
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
December 20 End Date
Explore the Canyon...to the dinosaur tracks!
Government Canyon State Natural Area
December 20 End Date
Family Fishing Day
Bring the whole family to the quarry pond which will be stocked with trout.
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
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 21 End Date
3rd Saturday Bird Walk & Talk
Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Come see how many different species you can find .
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
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 27 End Date
Bird Walk
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Come see what all the chirping is about as you join us for a guided bird walk through Resaca de la Palma State Park.
December 27 End Date
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.

January 2015

January 1 End Date
First Day Hikes (and runs)
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Happy New Year! It's time for First Day hikes (and Runs). Start 2015 off right with a commitment to hiking (or running) in our Texas State Parks.
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 3 End Date
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
January 10 End Date
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
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
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
January 18 End Date
3rd Saturday Bird Walk & Talk
Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Come see how many different species you can find .
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 24 End Date
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
January 24 End Date
Angler Education Instructor Training Workshop
Austin
Become a TPWD Certified Angler Education Instructor
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 31 End Date
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.

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 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
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
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 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 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 14 End Date
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
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 15 End Date
3rd Saturday Bird Walk & Talk
Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Come see how many different species you can find .
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 21 End Date
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
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
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 28 End Date
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
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

March 2015

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 7 End Date
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
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 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 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
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
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
3rd Saturday Bird Walk & Talk
Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Come see how many different species you can find .
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 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
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
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 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
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
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 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
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
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
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
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
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
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
3rd Saturday Bird Walk & Talk
Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Come see how many different species you can find .
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 25 End Date
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
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
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
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 9 End Date
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
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
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
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 17 End Date
3rd Saturday Bird Walk & Talk
Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Come see how many different species you can find .
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
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
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
May 30 End Date
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.

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
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
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
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
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 20 End Date
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
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
June 27 End Date
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.

July 2015

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
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
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 11 End Date
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
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
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
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
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
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
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
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
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
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
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
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 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
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
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
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.

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 5 End Date
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
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 12 End Date
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
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 19 End Date
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
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
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
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
Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Tour Honey Creek State Natural Area.
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
Annual Interpretive Fair (First Day)
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Come on out to Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site's Annual Interpretive Fair weekend!
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 18 End Date
Annual Interpretive Fair (Second Day)
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Come on out to Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site’s Annual Interpretive Fair Weekend!
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.

October 2016

October 15 End Date
Annual Interpretive Fair (First Day)
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Come on out to Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site's Annual Interpretive Fair weekend!
October 16 End Date
Annual Interpretive Fair (Second Day)
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Come on out to Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site’s Annual Interpretive Fair Weekend!

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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