First Day Hikes at Lake Whitney State Park
Jan 01, 2013
from 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
|Where||Lake Whitney State Park|
|Contact Name||Chris Bishop|
|Contact Phone||(254) 694-3793|
Lake Whitney State Park will offer a guided nature hike on New Year’s Day from 10:00 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. Participants will meet at the trailhead next to the Recreation Hall. The hike will be Lake Whitney State Park’s contribution to the nationwide First Day Hikes program. First Day Hikes brings awareness of healthy lifestyle alternatives that include state parks. This program is directed by the National Association of State Park Directors. The topics of the guided hike will include local flora and fauna, as well and a discussion of how state parks can contribute to physical fitness and wellness. The event is open to anyone with a valid state park entrance permit, which will be available at Park Headquarters. Please dress for the weather and wear footwear suitable for a one-mile hike. The event will be held at Lake Whitney State Park, 433 FM 1244, Whitney, TX 76692. RSVP through the Lake Whitney State Park Facebook fan site is optional.