First Day Hikes

December 2014

December 31 End Date
Midnight Hike
Martin Creek Lake State Park
Ring in the New Year with a night hike.
December 31 End Date
Midnight First Day Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
Join us to welcome the new year, naturally.

January 2015

January 1 End Date
First Day Hike
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
First Day Hike at Seminole Canyon
January 1 End Date
First Day -- First Birds -- Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
January 1 End Date
First Day Hikes and Runs and Yoga!
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Happy New Year! It's time for First Day Hikes, and Runs, and Yoga. Start 2015 off right with a commitment to hiking, running, or yoga in our Texas State Parks.
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike
Wyler Aerial Tramway
Begin the New Year with the right foot!
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike
Estero Llano Grande State Park
Get your 2015 off to a great start on a two-hour tour of the Park's hotspots, no matter your age or interests.
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike
Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join us for a hike at Bentsen!
January 1 End Date
First Day Honey Creek Hike
Guadalupe River State Park
January 1 End Date
First Day Hikes - throughout the day!
Lake Casa Blanca International State Park
Start the new year off right with one of four First Day Hikes!
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike to the Top!
Garner State Park
Kick off 2015 with a fun and challenging hike to the summit of "Old Baldy." The breathtaking views of the Frio Canyon from atop this iconic formation may even inspire your New Year's resolutions!
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike!
Falcon State Park
Want a healthy start? What's a better way than with our First Day Hike!
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike - Bayside Trail Run
Mustang Island State Park
Kick off the new year with Mustang Island State Park!
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike - Near Rockport - Fulton
Goose Island State Park
Start the New Year off right by joining a park ranger for a first day hike!
January 1 End Date
America's First Day Hike
San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site
Hike the marsh trail of the San Jacinto Battleground and see the wonders of nature.
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike - Easy
Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Kick the New Year off right, get back to nature and start with a hike. A New Year is a fresh start so support the Agents of Nature as they join the park.
January 1 End Date
First Day Hikes
Abilene State Park
Start your year off right with a guided hike.
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike - The Maze Trails
Franklin Mountains State Park
C’mon over, work up a sweat and burn some calories, take in the splendors of the Franklin Mountains State Park, and start your New Year’s Resolutions off on the right hiking foot! If you have a dog and a leash, bring your pooch, too.
January 1 End Date
Lost Maples First Day Hike
Lost Maples State Natural Area
First Day Hike
January 1 End Date
Kickapoo First Day Hike
Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Start your year right and join us for a hike at Kickapoo Cavern State Park.
January 1 End Date
First Day Nature Hike
Buescher State Park
Start the New Year on the right foot!
January 1 End Date
FIRST DAY HIKE, BIKE, RUN & GEOCACHE
Cooper Lake State Park/South Sulphur Unit
January 1 End Date
First Day Hikes 2015
Dinosaur Valley State Park
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike
Stephen F. Austin State Park
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike
Village Creek State Park
If your New Year resolution this year is to be healthier and more fit, Village Creek State Park is the perfect place to begin healthy habits. Start off on the right foot with an easy 1 mile guided hike on one of our beautiful wooded trails. Bring the whole family. Walk off the ham, dressing and pie!
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike: Beach Stroll & Cleanup
Galveston Island State Park
Easy strolling at the edge of the world to kick off 2015!
January 1 End Date
Day One Trail Run
Cedar Hill State Park
Join us for a great kickoff to the New Year with a competitive 5K or 20K race.
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike
Lake Whitney State Park
First Day Hike at Lake Whitney State Park
January 1 End Date
First Day "New Year's Resolution" Hike
Tyler State Park
Start your New Year's Resolution off right!
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike at Hill Country SNA
Hill Country State Natural Area
Hike to our highest elevation accompanied by longtime hiker and our newest employee, Lisa. Start the New Year, Jan. 1, 2015, by treating your body and soul to the rugged beauty of the Hill Country State Natural Area. Meet at headquarters then drive to more remote, special event parking near 4B trailhead for this moderate to difficult hike.
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike
Brazos Bend State Park
January 1 End Date
First Day Hikes!
Lake Mineral Wells State Park
Start your New Year in the great outdoors! Choose one of three hikes at Lake Mineral Wells State Park!
January 1 End Date
First Day Hikes
Monument Hill & Kreische Brewery State Historic Site
Start the New Year off on the right foot with a First Day Hike.
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike
San Angelo State Park
Start the year off right by enjoying a three-mile hike, because Life is Better Outside!
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike
Purtis Creek State Park
Start your year off getting outdoors with our annual first day hike.
January 1 End Date
Blanco First Day Hike
Blanco State Park
Join a park ranger to start off the New Year with a hike along the Caswell Nature Trail.
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike
Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Start off the New Year in the great outdoors!
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike- Hike for your Health
Lake Colorado City State Park
Hike for your Health on the first day of 2015.
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike
Ray Roberts Lake - Johnson Branch Unit
Join us on the first day of the year for a guided hike!
January 1 End Date
Hueco Tanks First Day Hikes
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Join us for our first hikes of a New Year around the park!
January 1 End Date
First Day Ride
Buescher State Park
Join a ranger to pedal Into the New Year.
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike
Caprock Canyons State Park
Start your new year off right!
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike & Trail Cleanup
Lake Tawakoni State Park
Happy New Year! Join us and start the New Year with a refreshing hiking experience.
January 1 End Date
Washington-on-the-Brazos First Day Hike
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
Begin 2015 hiking in the footsteps of famous Texans like Sam Houston and Davey Crockett during Washington-on-the-Brazos’ First Day Hike! Hikes begin at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.
January 1 End Date
Big Bend Ranch State Park “First Day Hike”
Big Bend Ranch State Park
Take a guided hike at Big Bend Ranch State Park on January 1st and get the First Day of the New Year started on the right foot.
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike!
Huntsville State Park
Start the New Year off right with a hike!
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike the Hill Country (near Burnet)
Inks Lake State Park
Head out on New Year's to see the beauty of Stumpy Hollow, Pecan Flats and more on this two-hour hike.
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike (near Victoria & Beeville)
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Join in a family-fun, nature hike along the San Antonio River at Goliad State Park.
January 1 End Date
First Day Historic Hike
Fort Leaton State Historic Site
Come out New Year's Day and celebrate with us at Fort Leaton State Historic Site. We will be conducting a guided First Day Hike on our History Trail at Fort Leaton.
January 1 End Date
First Day Paddle
Ray Roberts Lake - Johnson Branch Unit
Calling all kayak enthusiasts!
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike on the Bauer Unit
Guadalupe River State Park
Join us for a walk on the "other" wild side of Guadalupe River State Park.
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike
Lockhart State Park
Start off the new year outside! Join us for a one-hour guided hike over the trails of Lockhart State Park.
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike
Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Start your New Year off right with a guided hike at Lake Bob Sandlin State Park! This will be a great start to a healthy New Year!
January 1 End Date
A Walk in the Park - First Day Hike
Cooper Lake State Park - Doctors Creek Unit
Come out and join us in celebrating the New Year with a hike on our Cedar Creek and North and South Loop Trails.
January 1 End Date
First Day Hikes
Lake Brownwood State Park
New Year's Day hikes including easy and moderate hikes and a history hike
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike!
Lake Livingston State Park
Join a park ranger for a guided hike on New Year's Day.
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike (Near Wichita Falls)
Lake Arrowhead State Park
Join us for a First Day Hike and learn about the great outdoors with Texas Master Naturalists.
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike
Palmetto State Park
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike
Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Isle Du Bois Unit
Celebrate the New Year by attending a guided hike on our Randy Bell Scenic Trail!
January 1 End Date
First Day Family Fun Hike
Garner State Park
Start the new year outdoors! Hike some park trails with a ranger and discover the many spectacular features of the Frio Canyon.
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike
Cleburne State Park
Jump start the New Year with a breath of fresh air!
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike
Martin Creek Lake State Park
Trails and Tails
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike
Palo Duro Canyon State Park
January 1 End Date
First Day Bike Ride
Brazos Bend State Park
January 1 End Date
Daingerfield State Park First Day Hike
Daingerfield State Park
Get a jump-start on your New Year's resolution and get in touch with nature!
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike - Beach Walk
Mustang Island State Park
Kick off the new year with Mustang Island State Park!
January 1 End Date
4th Annual Stuffed Turkey Hike
Bonham State Park
First Day Hike!
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike @ Meridian State Park
Meridian State Park
Help us start off a healthy year with a guided hike!
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike - Trees and Plants of Caddo Lake State Park
Caddo Lake State Park
Celebrate New Year's Day with us by enjoying a ranger-led hike on the two-third mile Caddo Forest Trail.
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike at Mother Neff State Park
Mother Neff State Park
Help us make it three in a row!
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike
South Llano River State Park
Join us for our first hike of the new year!
January 1 End Date
First Day Run
Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Sprint towards the New Year!
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike
Purtis Creek State Park
Start your year off getting outdoors with our annual first day hike.
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike: Bayside Jog
Galveston Island State Park
Life's better outside, so make it a great 2015!
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike!
Lake Corpus Christi State Park
Start off the new year right at Lake Corpus Christi State Park!
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike- Duck Pond Trail Nature Walk
Cedar Hill State Park
Take leisurely walk and learn about the plants and animals at Cedar Hill State Park.
January 1 End Date
First Day Night Hike
Brazos Bend State Park
January 1 End Date
First Day Night Hike
Bastrop State Park
There's no bad time for a First Day Hike!

January 2016

January 1 End Date
First Day Hike (Near Wichita Falls)
Lake Arrowhead State Park
Join us for a First Day Hike and learn about the great outdoors with Texas Master Naturalists.
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike @ Meridian State Park
Meridian State Park
Help us start off a healthy year with a guided hike!

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.
January 1 End Date
First Day Hike @ Meridian State Park
Meridian State Park
Help us start off a healthy year with a guided hike!

January 2018

January 1 End Date
First Day Hike @ Meridian State Park
Meridian State Park
Help us start off a healthy year with a guided hike!

January 2019

January 1 End Date
First Day Hike @ Meridian State Park
Meridian State Park
Help us start off a healthy year with a guided hike!

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