E.g., Mar 22 2023
E.g., Mar 22 2023
Guided Hike
Sat, 3/18/2023 8:30am to 12:00pm
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Government Canyon SNA
12861 Galm Rd
, , 78254
United States

Get ready for some exploring!

Join the Friends of Government Canyon for a guided hike! 8:30 AM – Noon.  This hike will be approximately 5+ miles in length. Participants need to be able to hike over rugged, rocky trails with elevation gain and loss. No pets please. Dress for hiking outdoors; sunscreen and hat recommended. Wear sturdy footwear appropriate for rough trails; bring two liters of water PER PERSON and a snack. Open to ages 14 and over; minors must be accompanied by their parent or legal guardian. Registration/reservations required! Group size is limited to the first 12 people who register; sorry, no group reservations. Reserve your spot online at https://friendsofgovernmentcanyon.org/events/ Registration opens on Saturday two weeks prior to the event and closes at noon the Thursday before the event

Meet at the Visitors Center by the rainwater harvesting tower. The Natural Area front gates open at 7:00AM; plan to be at the Visitor Center and ready to go no later than 8:15AM; the hike starts promptly at 8:30AM.

SPECIAL NOTE: The Natural Area can be very busy in the morning! To ensure entrance and save time at the Fee Booth, please reserve and PRINT OUT your Day Pass by going to: https://texasstateparks.reserveamerica.com/camping/government-canyon-state-natural-area/r/deDetails.do?contractCode=TX&parkId=1200058

Reserving a Day Pass is not the same as making a program reservation!

This hike is subject to cancellation. Check trail conditions by going to the GCSNA twitter feed, or the GCSNA Facebook Page.

Things To Do: 
Hiking/ walking
All ages