El Paso Events

October 2014

October 30 End Date
Take a Hike with a Homeless Dog!
Davis Mountains State Park
The Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.
October 31 End Date
Halloween Mine Tours (limited to 15 people per tour)
Franklin Mountains State Park
Trick or Treat for facts and sweets ~ Dress up as the scariest goblins and fairest princesses then join us for a Halloween tour through the mines, pick up some tasty treats and learn some interesting history about the mines.

November 2014

November 1 End Date
Weekly Davis Mountains Birding Walk
Davis Mountains State Park
Fall start time: 9:00am. Short birding walk to a riparian zone in the Limpia Canyon Primitive Area. Bring binoculars, field guide, appropriate clothing. 1-2 hours.
November 1 End Date
Pictograph Tours
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Tours are available by request - Wednesday through Sunday throughout the month. Reservations are required.
November 6 End Date
Take a Hike with a Homeless Dog!
Davis Mountains State Park
The Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.
November 7 End Date
The Flying Mammals we Depend On! Bats!
Davis Mountains State Park
Meet at the Interpretive Center for a talk on the different kinds of bats, their unique lifestyle and gigantic importance!
November 7 End Date
Full Moon Hike
Davis Mountains State Park
Meet at the Rock Lookout at the end of Skyline Drive at 7:30 pm for a hike under the full moon! Lasts approximately one hour. Bring hiking poles, flashlight, water, and dress for the weather.
November 8 End Date
Weekly Davis Mountains Birding Walk
Davis Mountains State Park
Fall start time: 9:00am. Short birding walk to a riparian zone in the Limpia Canyon Primitive Area. Bring binoculars, field guide, appropriate clothing. 1-2 hours.
November 8 End Date
Guided Beginner's Mountain Bike Ride
Franklin Mountains State Park
Enjoy the Chihuahuan Desert and Franklin Mountains on two wheels!
November 8 End Date
Overview of the Davis Mountains State Park and the Highlights of the Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Meet a ranger at the Interpretive Center at 11:00 am for a slide show and hands on materials.
November 8 End Date
Learn About the History of the Civilian Conservation Corps
Davis Mountains State Park
Meet at the Interpretive Center at 2 pm for a talk on how the Civilian Conservation Corps changed the country and our very own Fort Davis.
November 9 End Date
Yoga On The Rocks - "Give Thanks to Nature"
Franklin Mountains State Park
In celebration of the upcoming Thanksgiving holidays, we'd like to invite you out to "Give Thanks to Nature" through one of our unique Yoga on the Rocks programs. Class size limit to 50 people, so make your reservations soon.
November 13 End Date
Take a Hike with a Homeless Dog!
Davis Mountains State Park
The Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.
November 14 End Date
The Future of Wildlife in Texas
Wyler Aerial Tramway
Come and learn about wildlife conservation in Texas.
November 15 End Date
Peak Fitness Challenge Hike - North Franklin Peak
Franklin Mountains State Park
Your hard work pays off with an incredible climb up to the highest peak in the park and a spectacular 360 view of the city! Dress in layers and bring a flashlight - This early morning hike will start out cool, but you'll warm up quickly.
November 15 End Date
Birding Tour
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
November 15 End Date
Weekly Davis Mountains Birding Walk
Davis Mountains State Park
Fall start time: 9:00am. Short birding walk to a riparian zone in the Limpia Canyon Primitive Area. Bring binoculars, field guide, appropriate clothing. 1-2 hours.
November 15 End Date
Nature Photography 101 Workshop
Franklin Mountains State Park
Franklin Mountains State Park welcomes back Professor Wayne Pope to lead a Nature Photography 101 Workshop!
November 15 End Date
Recycling Day
Wyler Aerial Tramway
Celebrate America Recycles Day!
November 15 End Date
Geocaching 101
Davis Mountains State Park
Learn about the internationally loved hobby of geocaching! 12:30 pm at the Interpretive Center
November 16 End Date
Nature Walk Trail Hike
Franklin Mountains State Park
Great for families with small children; learn plant identification and visit the bird blind for some nature viewing. Excellent educational opportunity!
November 16 End Date
Guided Intermediate Mountain Bike Ride
Franklin Mountains State Park
Enjoy the Chihuahuan Desert and Franklin Mountains on two wheels!
November 20 End Date
Take a Hike with a Homeless Dog!
Davis Mountains State Park
The Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.
November 22 End Date
Women's Beginner's Hike - Lower Sunset Trail
Franklin Mountains State Park
This is a great opportunity for females of all ages who may feel some apprehension or fear about starting this new activity of hiking. Join in on the fellowship and camaraderie of an all female group, learning the basics about safety and hiking in the desert.
November 27 End Date
Take a Hike with a Homeless Dog!
Davis Mountains State Park
The Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.
November 27 End Date
Turkey Trail Trilogy Hikes
Franklin Mountains State Park
Join us on a series of back to back hikes on Thanksgiving Day, a perfect way to erase any guilt from that extra slice of pumpkin pie.
November 28 End Date
Thanksgiving Hike
Wyler Aerial Tramway
Burn all those Thanksgiving food calories!
November 30 End Date
Last Sunday Hike
Wyler Aerial Tramway
Hike with us to the top of Ranger Peak!

December 2014

December 1 End Date
Pictograph Tours
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Tours are available by request - Wednesday through Sunday throughout the month. Reservations are required.
December 4 End Date
Take a Hike with a Homeless Dog!
Davis Mountains State Park
The Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.
December 6 End Date
Guided Beginner's Mountain Bike Ride
Franklin Mountains State Park
Enjoy the Chihuahuan Desert and Franklin Mountains on two wheels!
December 6 End Date
Arts in the Parks
Wyler Aerial Tramway
Make your own Christmas Ornament!
December 11 End Date
Take a Hike with a Homeless Dog!
Davis Mountains State Park
The Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.
December 13 End Date
T’was the Hike Before Christmas
Franklin Mountains State Park
Take a break from the holiday rush and experience the beauty of the Franklin Mountains.
December 13 End Date
Geocaching 101
Davis Mountains State Park
Learn about the internationally loved hobby of geocaching! Meet at 12:30pm in the Interpretive Center.
December 13 End Date
Christmas in the Park
Monahans Sandhills State Park
Activities include: Hay Ride with Sandy Claus, Sand Digs, Scavenger Hunt, Making of S’mores. Live Entertainment, Christmas Music & refreshments.
December 14 End Date
Guided Intermediate Mountain Bike Ride
Franklin Mountains State Park
Enjoy the Chihuahuan Desert and Franklin Mountains on two wheels!Must have reservation to participate.
December 18 End Date
Take a Hike with a Homeless Dog!
Davis Mountains State Park
The Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.
December 20 End Date
Birding Tour
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
December 20 End Date
T’was the Hike Before Christmas
Franklin Mountains State Park
Take a break from the holiday rush and experience the beauty of the Franklin Mountains.
December 20 End Date
Santa at the Tramway
Wyler Aerial Tramway
Come and visit Santa at the Tramway!
December 21 End Date
Jingle Dogs Hike
Franklin Mountains State Park
Celebrate the holidays with your pooch and take a dog-friendly hike along the Lower Sunset Trail.
December 21 End Date
Santa at the Tramway
Wyler Aerial Tramway
Come visit Santa while he is at the Tramway!
December 25 End Date
Take a Hike with a Homeless Dog!
Davis Mountains State Park
The Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.
December 25 End Date
Christmas Mine Tour
Franklin Mountains State Park
Looking for something new this Christmas? You’ll have quite the story to tell, after going on this guided hike.
December 28 End Date
Last Sunday Hike: Santa Hike
Wyler Aerial Tramway
Hike one mile up Ranger Peak!

January 2015

January 1 End Date
Take a Hike with a Homeless Dog!
Davis Mountains State Park
The Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.
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
Pictograph Tours
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Tours are available by request - Wednesday through Sunday throughout the month. Reservations are required.
January 3 End Date
Annual Fun Run
Monahans Sandhills State Park
Fun Run in the Park. 5K, 10K, run or walk.
January 8 End Date
Take a Hike with a Homeless Dog!
Davis Mountains State Park
The Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.
January 15 End Date
Take a Hike with a Homeless Dog!
Davis Mountains State Park
The Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.
January 22 End Date
Take a Hike with a Homeless Dog!
Davis Mountains State Park
The Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.
January 29 End Date
Take a Hike with a Homeless Dog!
Davis Mountains State Park
The Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.

February 2015

February 5 End Date
Take a Hike with a Homeless Dog!
Davis Mountains State Park
The Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.
February 12 End Date
Take a Hike with a Homeless Dog!
Davis Mountains State Park
The Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.
February 19 End Date
Take a Hike with a Homeless Dog!
Davis Mountains State Park
The Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.
February 21 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
February 26 End Date
Take a Hike with a Homeless Dog!
Davis Mountains State Park
The Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.
February 28 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT

March 2015

March 5 End Date
Take a Hike with a Homeless Dog!
Davis Mountains State Park
The Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.
March 7 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
March 12 End Date
Take a Hike with a Homeless Dog!
Davis Mountains State Park
The Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.
March 14 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
March 19 End Date
Take a Hike with a Homeless Dog!
Davis Mountains State Park
The Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.
March 21 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
March 26 End Date
Take a Hike with a Homeless Dog!
Davis Mountains State Park
The Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.
March 28 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT

April 2015

April 2 End Date
Take a Hike with a Homeless Dog!
Davis Mountains State Park
The Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.
April 4 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
April 9 End Date
Take a Hike with a Homeless Dog!
Davis Mountains State Park
The Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.
April 11 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
April 16 End Date
Take a Hike with a Homeless Dog!
Davis Mountains State Park
The Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.
April 18 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
April 23 End Date
Take a Hike with a Homeless Dog!
Davis Mountains State Park
The Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.
April 25 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
April 30 End Date
Take a Hike with a Homeless Dog!
Davis Mountains State Park
The Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.

May 2015

May 2 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
May 7 End Date
Take a Hike with a Homeless Dog!
Davis Mountains State Park
The Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.
May 9 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
May 14 End Date
Take a Hike with a Homeless Dog!
Davis Mountains State Park
The Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.
May 16 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
May 21 End Date
Take a Hike with a Homeless Dog!
Davis Mountains State Park
The Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.
May 23 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
May 28 End Date
Take a Hike with a Homeless Dog!
Davis Mountains State Park
The Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.
May 30 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT

June 2015

June 4 End Date
Take a Hike with a Homeless Dog!
Davis Mountains State Park
The Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.
June 6 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
June 11 End Date
Take a Hike with a Homeless Dog!
Davis Mountains State Park
The Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.
June 13 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
June 18 End Date
Take a Hike with a Homeless Dog!
Davis Mountains State Park
The Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.
June 20 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
June 25 End Date
Take a Hike with a Homeless Dog!
Davis Mountains State Park
The Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.
June 27 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT

July 2015

July 2 End Date
Take a Hike with a Homeless Dog!
Davis Mountains State Park
The Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.
July 4 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
July 9 End Date
Take a Hike with a Homeless Dog!
Davis Mountains State Park
The Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.
July 11 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
July 16 End Date
Take a Hike with a Homeless Dog!
Davis Mountains State Park
The Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.
July 18 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
July 23 End Date
Take a Hike with a Homeless Dog!
Davis Mountains State Park
The Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.
July 25 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
July 30 End Date
Take a Hike with a Homeless Dog!
Davis Mountains State Park
The Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.

August 2015

August 1 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
August 6 End Date
Take a Hike with a Homeless Dog!
Davis Mountains State Park
The Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.
August 8 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
August 13 End Date
Take a Hike with a Homeless Dog!
Davis Mountains State Park
The Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.
August 15 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
August 20 End Date
Take a Hike with a Homeless Dog!
Davis Mountains State Park
The Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.
August 22 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
August 27 End Date
Take a Hike with a Homeless Dog!
Davis Mountains State Park
The Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.
August 29 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT

September 2015

September 3 End Date
Take a Hike with a Homeless Dog!
Davis Mountains State Park
The Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.
September 5 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
September 10 End Date
Take a Hike with a Homeless Dog!
Davis Mountains State Park
The Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.
September 12 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
September 17 End Date
Take a Hike with a Homeless Dog!
Davis Mountains State Park
The Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.
September 19 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
September 26 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT

October 2015

October 3 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
October 10 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
October 17 End Date
Annual Interpretive Fair (First Day)
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Come on out to Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site's Annual Interpretive Fair weekend!
October 17 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
October 18 End Date
Annual Interpretive Fair (Second Day)
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Come on out to Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site’s Annual Interpretive Fair Weekend!
October 24 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
October 31 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT

November 2015

November 7 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
November 14 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT
November 21 End Date
Weekly Birding Walk in the Primitive Area
Davis Mountains State Park
Every week a ranger guides a walk to find and identify birds along a short trail to a seep area. WEATHER DEPENDENT

October 2016

October 15 End Date
Annual Interpretive Fair (First Day)
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Come on out to Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site's Annual Interpretive Fair weekend!
October 16 End Date
Annual Interpretive Fair (Second Day)
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Come on out to Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site’s Annual Interpretive Fair Weekend!

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