Getting Better All the Time
Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Kickapoo Cavern State Park is adding three staff positions to help build new trails and facilities, thanks to new funding provided last year by the Texas Legislature and statewide voters.
A Campfire Chat
With Steve Killian
In every issue of State Parks Getaways, we go behind the scenes. In this issue, we interview Steve Killian, a Park Superintendent at Brazos Bend State Park.
How to be a Happy Camper
During more than 20 years as a Texas state park superintendent and ranger, I learned that not all of our visitors observe the fine points of outdoor etiquette. Knowing your rights and responsibilities is essential to having a memorable outdoor experience. The following 10 tips can help you and those around you to be happy campers.
A Closer Look At...
The Monarch Butterfly
Looking for a Quick Getaway?
Destination: La Grange
November 1, 2008 - Goliad State Park - Fall Flotilla
The flotilla follows the 6.4-mile Goliad Paddling Trail from Hwy. 59 just west of downtown Goliad to the park. Shuttle service will be provided from 9-11 a.m. Participants will receive a free lunch upon take-out at the park. Paddlers must supply their own craft and safety equipment. 9 a.m.-noon; preregistration required for lunch count at firstname.lastname@example.org or (830)780-3249.