Hike to the Protected Habitat Area
Get in on the last guided hike to this area before it closes for Golden-cheeked Warbler nesting & mating season! This area is closed to the public from March 1st until September 1st each year to protect this endangered songbird's habitat.
Feb 16, 2013
from 08:00 AM to 04:00 PM
|Where||Government Canyon State Natural Area|
|Contact Name||John Koepke|
|Contact Phone||(210) 688-9055; ext. 289|
Join members of the Government Canyon Trail Patrol who will lead this hike into the Protected Habitat Area. Participants must be at least 14 years of age and physically able to hike 12 to 13 miles over broken, rocky terrain with a good portion of elevation gain and loss. Please arrive no later than 7:45 AM!! Meet at the Visitors Center next to the rain harvesting tower; dress in layers appropriate to the weather; carry at least three liters of water per person, snacks, lunch, sunscreen, hat and raingear. Wear sturdy, well-broken-in hiking shoes or boots. Group size limited; no pets please. Reservations required and will be accepted beginning immediately and ending at noon on February 15, 2013. To make your reservation, or to get more information, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Include names of each participant, age if under 18, and e-mail address and telephone number. Natural Area entrance fees apply.