Austin Events

Events in and around the Austin area.

September 2014

September 4 End Date
A Changing Landscape: Fire Recovery at Bastrop State Park
Bastrop State Park
See how the forest has recovered three years after the wildfire.
September 5 End Date
Geocache Greenhorns
Garner State Park
Learn how to use a GPS and go geocaching with a ranger. Great family or scout group activity!
September 5 End Date
Fishing with a Ranger
Inks Lake State Park
Learn the basics and spend some quality time trying to catch the big one!
September 5 End Date
Kayaking Into the Sunset
Inks Lake State Park
Hop on a kayak and paddle out to catch sunset over Inks Lake
September 5 End Date
Garner State Park | Texas Outdoor Family | Hill Country | 2 Night Workshop | (Open)
Garner 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.
September 5 End Date
Night Hike
Bastrop State Park
September 6 End Date
3rd Annual Burning Pine 5k and 10k Run
Bastrop State Park
Run your ash off in this 5k or 10k to support Fire Recovery
September 6 End Date
25th Annual Frio River TRASH BASH
Garner State Park
Join us for the day in this rewarding effort to keeping our beautiful Frio River clean, clear, and healthy. Entrance fees waived for service!
September 6 End Date
Interpretive Hike
Garner State Park
September 6 End Date
Bird in the Hand
Guadalupe River State Park
Nose-to-beak looks at native songbirds!
September 6 End Date
Fishing with a Ranger
Blanco State Park
Whether you are experienced, or a first-time angler, come on out and catch some fish with us! We provide the fishing poles and artificial bait but feel free to bring your own.
September 6 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger
September 6 End Date
Nature Walk
Blanco State Park
Learn about the history and biology of Blanco State Park.
September 6 End Date
Underwater Discovery!
Inks Lake State Park
Wade into the shallow waters of the lake and see what you can find!
September 6 End Date
Art in the Park
Government Canyon State Natural Area
Use natural objects to create art!
September 6 End Date
Stumpy Hollow Hike
Inks Lake State Park
Explore the lake trail to Stumpy Hollow with a Master Naturalist.
September 6 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.
September 6 End Date
Saturday Afternoon Kids Klub
Hill Country State Natural Area
Fun, hands-on, nature-based activities for kids of all ages with park ranger. Outdoors or in wildlife viewing shelter every Saturday in September at 1 PM
September 6 End Date
Devil's Waterhole Canoe Clinic & Tour
Inks Lake State Park
Learn the basics of canoeing and then go on a guided tour to Devil's Waterhole.
September 6 End Date
Kickapoo Cavern Tour
Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Join us for a wild cave tour into Kickapoo Cavern. Learn about formations and the history of the cave. Kickapoo Cavern is home to the largest formations in Texas!
September 6 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.
September 6 End Date
Moonlit Hike
Mckinney Falls State Park
Come explore McKinney Falls at night!
September 6 End Date
Night Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger for a night time hike around the park that finishes on the summit of Enchanted Rock.
September 6 End Date
Moonlight Paddle
Inks Lake State Park
Get a whole new paddling experience by going out canoeing when the sun goes down.
September 6 End Date
Stories in the Stars
Guadalupe River State Park
September 6 End Date
Night Hike
Buescher State Park
September 7 End Date
Cliff-side Bird-watching
Guadalupe River State Park
Join our park ranger for treetop birding.
September 7 End Date
Interpretive Hike
Garner State Park
September 7 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger
September 7 End Date
Nature Trail Scavenger Hunt
Garner State Park
Seek out nature's treasures with a ranger. Fun for KIDS!
September 12 End Date
Wildflower Walk
Guadalupe River State Park
September 12 End Date
Geocache Greenhorns
Garner State Park
Learn how to use a GPS and go geocaching with a ranger. Great family or scout group activity!
September 12 End Date
Fishing with a Ranger
Inks Lake State Park
Learn the basics and spend some quality time trying to catch the big one!
September 12 End Date
Garner State Park | Texas Outdoor Family | Hill Country Area | 2 Night Workshop | (Open)
Garner 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.
September 12 End Date
Kayaking Into the Sunset
Inks Lake State Park
Hop on a kayak and paddle out to catch sunset over Inks Lake
September 12 End Date
Night Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger for a Night time hike that ends up at the Summit of Enchanted Rock.
September 13 End Date
Hike the Canyon
Government Canyon State Natural Area
Join us every second Saturday for a guided hike!
September 13 End Date
Angler Education
Garner State Park
Got fish? Take this beginner's course to learn the basics.
September 13 End Date
Kid's Day Out
Galloway Hammond Recreation Center, Burnet, TX
A fun and free community event for kids that showcases the best of Burnet County.
September 13 End Date
Fishing with a Ranger
Blanco State Park
Join us for a wonderful morning of catch and release fishing on the Blanco River!
September 13 End Date
Interpretive Hike
Garner State Park
September 13 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger
September 13 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.
September 13 End Date
Hike the Hill Country
Inks Lake State Park
Experience beautiful vistas on this challenging five-mile hike led by a master naturalist.
September 13 End Date
Geocaching 101
Bastrop State Park
Join in the modern day high-tech treasure hunt!
September 13 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.
September 13 End Date
Saturday Afternoon Kids Klub
Hill Country State Natural Area
Fun, hands-on, nature-based activities for kids of all ages with park ranger. Outdoors or in wildlife viewing shelter every Saturday in September at 1 PM
September 13 End Date
Kickapoo Cavern Tour
Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Join us for a wild cave tour into Kickapoo Cavern. Learn about formations and the history of the cave. Kickapoo Cavern is home to the largest formations in Texas!
September 13 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.
September 13 End Date
From Boys to Men
Buescher State Park
Learn how CCC enrollees grew into men as they worked and built Texas State Parks
September 13 End Date
Get Wild!
Garner State Park
Get up close and personal with our state's wild nature during a sunset presentation.
September 13 End Date
Night Hike
Mckinney Falls State Park
Explore McKinney Falls at night!
September 13 End Date
Explore the Night Sky
Government Canyon State Natural Area
Join us for a night of astronomy!
September 13 End Date
Night Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger for a Night time hike that ends up at the Summit of Enchanted Rock.
September 13 End Date
Night Flyers
Guadalupe River State Park
September 14 End Date
Magnificent Magnifier Mysteries
Guadalupe River State Park
Join us for a look at the tiny side of nature and get your art on!
September 14 End Date
Geocaching 101
Mckinney Falls State Park
Learn the basics of geocaching with a ranger!
September 14 End Date
Interpretive Hike
Garner State Park
September 14 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger
September 14 End Date
Nature Trail Scavenger Hunt
Garner State Park
Seek out nature's treasures with a ranger. Fun for KIDS!
September 16 End Date
GRSP: Brown Bag Lunch Series -- Butterflies
Guadalupe River State Park
Learn the basics of butterflies while you eat lunch.
September 19 End Date
Geocache Greenhorns
Garner State Park
Learn how to use a GPS and go geocaching with a ranger. Great family or scout group activity!
September 19 End Date
Fishing with a Ranger
Inks Lake State Park
Learn the basics and spend some quality time trying to catch the big one!
September 19 End Date
Garner State Park | Texas Outdoor Family | Hill Country Area | 2 Night Workshop | (Open)
Garner 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.
September 19 End Date
Kayaking Into the Sunset
Inks Lake State Park
Hop on a kayak and paddle out to catch sunset over Inks Lake
September 19 End Date
"Rock Star" Party
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join HCA (Hill Country Astronomers) and park staff for a stargazing and Dark Sky event.
September 19 End Date
Night Hike
Bastrop State Park
September 20 End Date
Explore the Canyon
Government Canyon State Natural Area
Join us each month every third Saturday for a new adventure!
September 20 End Date
Junior Angler Education Class
Inks Lake State Park
This 3-hour course will teach you the basics and ethics to enjoy the life long sport of fishing.
September 20 End Date
Texas Heroes Day
Monument Hill & Kreische Brewery State Historic Site
Celebrate and honor our fallen Texas Heroes!
September 20 End Date
Interpretive Hike
Garner State Park
September 20 End Date
Angler Education
Garner State Park
Got fish? Take this beginner's course to learn the basics.
September 20 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger
September 20 End Date
Geocaching 101
Guadalupe River State Park
September 20 End Date
Underwater Discovery!
Inks Lake State Park
Wade into the shallow waters of the lake and see what you can find!
September 20 End Date
Nature Walk
Blanco State Park
Learn about the history and biology of Blanco State Park.
September 20 End Date
Make Your Own Paracord Keychain
Mckinney Falls State Park
Come make your own paracord keychain and learn some outdoor safety tips!
September 20 End Date
Geocaching 101
Buescher State Park
Join in the modern day treasure hunt!
September 20 End Date
Stumpy Hollow Hike
Inks Lake State Park
Explore the lake trail to Stumpy Hollow with a Master Naturalist.
September 20 End Date
Saturday Afternoon Kids Klub
Hill Country State Natural Area
Fun, hands-on, nature-based activities for kids of all ages with park ranger. Outdoors or in wildlife viewing shelter every Saturday in September at 1 PM
September 20 End Date
Kickapoo Cavern Tour
Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Join us for a wild cave tour into Kickapoo Cavern. Learn about formations and the history of the cave. Kickapoo Cavern is home to the largest formations in Texas!
September 20 End Date
LBJ State Park Seed Stomp
Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Children and their families are invited to come out to LBJ State Park to help scatter wildflower seeds.
September 20 End Date
Geocaching 101
Guadalupe River State Park
September 20 End Date
Kids Kayak Clinic
Inks Lake State Park
A fun lesson for kids to learn the basics of kayaking.
September 20 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.
September 20 End Date
Sunset Run
Government Canyon State Natural Area
Run to two overlooks and enjoy the beautiful sunset and scenery of Government Canyon
September 20 End Date
Get Wild!
Garner State Park
Get up close and personal with our state's wild nature during a sunset presentation.
September 20 End Date
Prowlin' for Owls
Guadalupe River State Park
September 20 End Date
Sounds of the Night
Bastrop State Park
September 21 End Date
Tree Walk and Talk
Guadalupe River State Park
Learn about the woody plants of the Park.
September 21 End Date
Interpretive Hike
Garner State Park
September 21 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger
September 21 End Date
Nature Trail Scavenger Hunt
Garner State Park
Seek out nature's treasures with a ranger. Fun for KIDS!
September 21 End Date
LBJ State Park Seed Stomp
Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Children and their families are invited to come out to LBJ State Park to help scatter wildflower seeds.
September 24 End Date
New Moon Hike
Mckinney Falls State Park
Come explore McKinney Falls at night!
September 26 End Date
Geocache Greenhorns
Garner State Park
Learn how to use a GPS and go geocaching with a ranger. Great family or scout group activity!
September 26 End Date
Butterflies in the Field
Guadalupe River State Park
September 26 End Date
Fishing with a Ranger
Inks Lake State Park
Learn the basics and spend some quality time trying to catch the big one!
September 26 End Date
Kayaking Into the Sunset
Inks Lake State Park
Hop on a kayak and paddle out to catch sunset over Inks Lake
September 26 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.
September 27 End Date
Interpretive Hike
Garner State Park
September 27 End Date
Angler Education
Garner State Park
Got fish? Take this beginner's course to learn the basics.
September 27 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger
September 27 End Date
Farm Demonstration Day
Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Step back in time and come visit and tour the Sauer Beckmann Living History Farm. Period dressed costumed park ranger interpreters will take you back in time to the traditions of a 1915 German farm family. Showing how the necessary; low profile chores needed to be done in order to survive in the Texas Hill Country prior to electricity and running water.
September 27 End Date
Hike the Hill Country
Inks Lake State Park
Experience beautiful vistas on this challenging five-mile hike led by a master naturalist.
September 27 End Date
Underwater Discovery!
Inks Lake State Park
Wade into the shallow waters of the lake and see what you can find!
September 27 End Date
Kids in the Canyon
Government Canyon State Natural Area
Have some family fun every fourth Saturday!
September 27 End Date
Geocaching 101 Workshop
Inks Lake State Park
Get some tips, tricks, and the skills you need to discover the awesome outdoor game called geocaching!
September 27 End Date
Saturday Afternoon Kids Klub
Hill Country State Natural Area
Fun, hands-on, nature-based activities for kids of all ages with park ranger. Outdoors or in wildlife viewing shelter every Saturday in September at 1 PM
September 27 End Date
Kickapoo Cavern Tour
Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Join us for a wild cave tour into Kickapoo Cavern. Learn about formations and the history of the cave. Kickapoo Cavern is home to the largest formations in Texas!
September 27 End Date
Pedaling Tour: The CCC at Bastrop
Bastrop State Park
Bring your bike for this tour of our historic CCC structures
September 27 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.
September 27 End Date
Dutch Oven Cooking Class -- Dessert First!
Inks Lake State Park
Park Rangers will introduce you to the historic art of Dutch Oven cooking
September 27 End Date
Bauer Unit at Night
Guadalupe River State Park
September 27 End Date
Party with the Stars!
Garner State Park
Join the San Antonio League of Sidewalk Astonomers (SALSA) for an exciting night of astronomy!
September 27 End Date
Get Wild!
Garner State Park
Get up close and personal with our state's wild nature during a sunset presentation.
September 27 End Date
Twilight Paddle
Inks Lake State Park
Get a whole new paddling experience by going out canoeing when the sun goes down.
September 28 End Date
Interpretive Hike
Garner State Park
September 28 End Date
Nature Trail Scavenger Hunt
Garner State Park
Seek out nature's treasures with a ranger. Fun for KIDS!

October 2014

October 3 End Date
Geocache Greenhorns
Garner State Park
Learn how to use a GPS and go geocaching with a ranger. Great family or scout group activity!
October 3 End Date
Fishing with a Ranger
Inks Lake State Park
Learn the basics and spend some quality time trying to catch the big one!
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 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
Interpretive Hike
Garner State Park
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
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger
October 4 End Date
Exploring the Forest
Buescher State Park
Join A Master Naturalist on an easy 1 mile hike
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
Stumpy Hollow Hike
Inks Lake State Park
Explore the lake trail to Stumpy Hollow with a Master Naturalist.
October 4 End Date
Kickapoo Cavern Tour
Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Join us for a wild cave tour into Kickapoo Cavern. Learn about formations and the history of the cave. Kickapoo Cavern is home to the largest formations in Texas!
October 4 End Date
Get Wild!
Garner State Park
Get up close and personal with our state's wild nature during a sunset presentation.
October 5 End Date
Interpretive Hike
Garner State Park
October 5 End Date
Nature Trail Scavenger Hunt
Garner State Park
Seek out nature's treasures with a ranger. Fun for KIDS!
October 8 End Date
Full Moon Hike
Mckinney Falls State Park
Come explore McKinney Falls under the light of a full moon!
October 10 End Date
Geocache Greenhorns
Garner State Park
Learn how to use a GPS and go geocaching with a ranger. Great family or scout group activity!
October 10 End Date
Fishing with a Ranger
Inks Lake State Park
Learn the basics and spend some quality time trying to catch the big one!
October 10 End Date
Inks Lake State Park | Texas Outdoor Family | Hill Country | 2 Night Workshop | (Open)
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 11 End Date
Interpretive Hike
Garner State Park
October 11 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger
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 1 mile hike
October 11 End Date
Hike the Hill Country
Inks Lake State Park
Experience beautiful vistas on this challenging five-mile hike led by a master naturalist.
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
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
Kickapoo Cavern Tour
Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Join us for a wild cave tour into Kickapoo Cavern. Learn about formations and the history of the cave. Kickapoo Cavern is home to the largest formations in Texas!
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
Get Wild!
Garner State Park
Get up close and personal with our state's wild nature during a sunset presentation.
October 12 End Date
Interpretive Hike
Garner State Park
October 12 End Date
Nature Trail Scavenger Hunt
Garner State Park
Seek out nature's treasures with a ranger. Fun for KIDS!
October 17 End Date
Geocache Greenhorns
Garner State Park
Learn how to use a GPS and go geocaching with a ranger. Great family or scout group activity!
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
Fishing with a Ranger
Inks Lake State Park
Learn the basics and spend some quality time trying to catch the big one!
October 17 End Date
Inks Lake State Park | Texas Outdoor Family | Hill Country | 2 Night Workshop | (Open)
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 18 End Date
Interpretive Hike
Garner State Park
October 18 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger
October 18 End Date
Exploring the Forest
Buescher State Park
Join A Master Naturalist on an easy 1 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
Stumpy Hollow Hike
Inks Lake State Park
Explore the lake trail to Stumpy Hollow with a Master Naturalist.
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
Kickapoo Cavern Tour
Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Join us for a wild cave tour into Kickapoo Cavern. Learn about formations and the history of the cave. Kickapoo Cavern is home to the largest formations in Texas!
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 19 End Date
Interpretive Hike
Garner State Park
October 19 End Date
Nature Trail Scavenger Hunt
Garner State Park
Seek out nature's treasures with a ranger. Fun for KIDS!
October 24 End Date
Geocache Greenhorns
Garner State Park
Learn how to use a GPS and go geocaching with a ranger. Great family or scout group activity!
October 24 End Date
Fishing with a Ranger
Inks Lake State Park
Learn the basics and spend some quality time trying to catch the big one!
October 25 End Date
Interpretive Hike
Garner State Park
October 25 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger
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
Exploring the Forest
Buescher State Park
Join A Master Naturalist on an easy 1 mile hike
October 25 End Date
Hike the Hill Country
Inks Lake State Park
Experience beautiful vistas on this challenging five-mile hike led by a master naturalist.
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
Kids in the Canyon
Government Canyon State Natural Area
Have some family fun every fourth Saturday!
October 25 End Date
Kickapoo Cavern Tour
Kickapoo Cavern State Park
Join us for a wild cave tour into Kickapoo Cavern. Learn about formations and the history of the cave. Kickapoo Cavern is home to the largest formations in Texas!
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 26 End Date
Interpretive Hike
Garner State Park
October 26 End Date
Nature Trail Scavenger Hunt
Garner State Park
Seek out nature's treasures with a ranger. Fun for KIDS!
October 31 End Date
Geocache Greenhorns
Garner State Park
Learn how to use a GPS and go geocaching with a ranger. Great family or scout group activity!
October 31 End Date
Fishing with a Ranger
Inks Lake State Park
Learn the basics and spend some quality time trying to catch the big one!
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
Interpretive Hike
Garner State Park
November 1 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger
November 1 End Date
Exploring the Forest
Buescher State Park
Join A Master Naturalist on an easy 1 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
Get Wild!
Garner State Park
Get up close and personal with our state's wild nature during a sunset presentation.
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
Interpretive Hike
Garner State Park
November 2 End Date
Nature Trail Scavenger Hunt
Garner State Park
Seek out nature's treasures with a ranger. Fun for KIDS!
November 7 End Date
Geocache Greenhorns
Garner State Park
Learn how to use a GPS and go geocaching with a ranger. Great family or scout group activity!
November 8 End Date
Interpretive Hike
Garner State Park
November 8 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger
November 8 End Date
Exploring the Forest
Buescher State Park
Join A Master Naturalist on an easy 1 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
Bastrop State Park | Texas Outdoor Family | Austin Area | 1 Night Workshop | (Open)
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
Get Wild!
Garner State Park
Get up close and personal with our state's wild nature during a sunset presentation.
November 9 End Date
Interpretive Hike
Garner State Park
November 9 End Date
Nature Trail Scavenger Hunt
Garner State Park
Seek out nature's treasures with a ranger. Fun for KIDS!
November 14 End Date
Geocache Greenhorns
Garner State Park
Learn how to use a GPS and go geocaching with a ranger. Great family or scout group activity!
November 15 End Date
Interpretive Hike
Garner State Park
November 15 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger
November 15 End Date
Exploring the Forest
Buescher State Park
Join A Master Naturalist on an easy 1 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
Get Wild!
Garner State Park
Get up close and personal with our state's wild nature during a sunset presentation.
November 16 End Date
Interpretive Hike
Garner State Park
November 16 End Date
Nature Trail Scavenger Hunt
Garner State Park
Seek out nature's treasures with a ranger. Fun for KIDS!
November 21 End Date
Geocache Greenhorns
Garner State Park
Learn how to use a GPS and go geocaching with a ranger. Great family or scout group activity!
November 22 End Date
Interpretive Hike
Garner State Park
November 22 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger
November 22 End Date
Exploring the Forest
Buescher State Park
Join A Master Naturalist on an easy 1 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
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
Kids in the Canyon
Government Canyon State Natural Area
Have some family fun every fourth Saturday!
November 22 End Date
Get Wild!
Garner State Park
Get up close and personal with our state's wild nature during a sunset presentation.
November 23 End Date
Interpretive Hike
Garner State Park
November 23 End Date
Nature Trail Scavenger Hunt
Garner State Park
Seek out nature's treasures with a ranger. Fun for KIDS!
November 28 End Date
Geocache Greenhorns
Garner State Park
Learn how to use a GPS and go geocaching with a ranger. Great family or scout group activity!
November 29 End Date
Interpretive Hike
Garner State Park
November 29 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger
November 29 End Date
Exploring the Forest
Buescher State Park
Join A Master Naturalist on an easy 1 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
Get Wild!
Garner State Park
Get up close and personal with our state's wild nature during a sunset presentation.
November 30 End Date
Interpretive Hike
Garner State Park
November 30 End Date
Nature Trail Scavenger Hunt
Garner State Park
Seek out nature's treasures with a ranger. Fun for KIDS!

December 2014

December 5 End Date
Geocache Greenhorns
Garner State Park
Learn how to use a GPS and go geocaching with a ranger. Great family or scout group activity!
December 6 End Date
Interpretive Hike
Garner State Park
December 6 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger
December 6 End Date
Exploring the Forest
Buescher State Park
Join A Master Naturalist on an easy 1 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
Trail of Lights
Monument Hill & Kreische Brewery State Historic Site
Enjoy the fantastic Trail of Lights
December 6 End Date
Get Wild!
Garner State Park
Get up close and personal with our state's wild nature during a sunset presentation.
December 7 End Date
Interpretive Hike
Garner State Park
December 7 End Date
Nature Trail Scavenger Hunt
Garner State Park
Seek out nature's treasures with a ranger. Fun for KIDS!
December 12 End Date
Geocache Greenhorns
Garner State Park
Learn how to use a GPS and go geocaching with a ranger. Great family or scout group activity!
December 12 End Date
Trail of Lights
Monument Hill & Kreische Brewery State Historic Site
Enjoy the fantastic Trail of Lights
December 13 End Date
Interpretive Hike
Garner State Park
December 13 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger
December 13 End Date
Exploring the Forest
Buescher State Park
Join A Master Naturalist on an easy 1 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
Trail of Lights
Monument Hill & Kreische Brewery State Historic Site
Enjoy the fantastic Trail of Lights!
December 13 End Date
Get Wild!
Garner State Park
Get up close and personal with our state's wild nature during a sunset presentation.
December 14 End Date
Interpretive Hike
Garner State Park
December 14 End Date
Nature Trail Scavenger Hunt
Garner State Park
Seek out nature's treasures with a ranger. Fun for KIDS!
December 19 End Date
Geocache Greenhorns
Garner State Park
Learn how to use a GPS and go geocaching with a ranger. Great family or scout group activity!
December 19 End Date
Trail of Lights
Monument Hill & Kreische Brewery State Historic Site
Enjoy the fantastic Trail of Lights!
December 20 End Date
Interpretive Hike
Garner State Park
December 20 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger
December 20 End Date
Trail of Lights
Monument Hill & Kreische Brewery State Historic Site
Enjoy the fantastic Trail of Lights!
December 20 End Date
Get Wild!
Garner State Park
Get up close and personal with our state's wild nature during a sunset presentation.
December 21 End Date
Interpretive Hike
Garner State Park
December 21 End Date
Nature Trail Scavenger Hunt
Garner State Park
Seek out nature's treasures with a ranger. Fun for KIDS!
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 26 End Date
Geocache Greenhorns
Garner State Park
Learn how to use a GPS and go geocaching with a ranger. Great family or scout group activity!
December 27 End Date
Interpretive Hike
Garner State Park
December 27 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger
December 27 End Date
Kids in the Canyon
Government Canyon State Natural Area
Have some family fun every fourth Saturday!
December 27 End Date
Get Wild!
Garner State Park
Get up close and personal with our state's wild nature during a sunset presentation.
December 28 End Date
Interpretive Hike
Garner State Park
December 28 End Date
Nature Trail Scavenger Hunt
Garner State Park
Seek out nature's treasures with a ranger. Fun for KIDS!

January 2015

January 3 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger
January 10 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger
January 17 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger
January 24 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger
January 24 End Date
Kids in the Canyon
Government Canyon State Natural Area
Have some family fun every fourth Saturday!
January 31 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger

February 2015

February 7 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger
February 14 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger
February 21 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger
February 28 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger
February 28 End Date
Kids in the Canyon
Government Canyon State Natural Area
Have some family fun every fourth Saturday!

March 2015

March 7 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger
March 14 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger
March 21 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger
March 28 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger
March 28 End Date
Kids in the Canyon
Government Canyon State Natural Area
Have some family fun every fourth Saturday!

April 2015

April 4 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger
April 11 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger
April 18 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger
April 25 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger
April 25 End Date
Kids in the Canyon
Government Canyon State Natural Area
Have some family fun every fourth Saturday!

May 2015

May 2 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger
May 9 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger
May 16 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger
May 23 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger
May 23 End Date
Kids in the Canyon
Government Canyon State Natural Area
Have some family fun every fourth Saturday!
May 30 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger

June 2015

June 6 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger
June 13 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger
June 20 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger
June 27 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger

July 2015

July 4 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger
July 11 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock with an interpretive ranger

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