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Night Hike

Saturday, Feb 12, 2022 at 6:00pm

Government Canyon State Natural Area
12861 Galm Road

Experience the canyon after dark. Join knowledgeable guides on a fairly short hike on a, hopefully,  starry, moonless night! 6:00 - 8:00 pm. Participants should be able to hike 3 miles (round trip) over rugged but beautiful trails with some elevation gain. Dress for the weather, wear sturdy shoes. Bring a flashlight, at least a quart of water, and a snack if you like. Meet at the Visitor Center by the Rainwater Harvesting Tower. Reservations required! Group size limited to the first 10 who register; open to ages 14 and older; minors must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian; no pets please.

Registration opens on Saturday two weeks prior to the event and closes at noon the Thursday before the event.

Sorry, no group reservations.

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Due to weather conditions this program is subject to cancellation. Natural Area entrance fees apply. 

Important Info: Since this hike begins after hours, be sure to self-register as you enter the Natural Area. Instructions are posted to the right of the Fee Booth. You will need correct change: $6 per adult (13 years or older), or enter your annual Texas State Parks pass number on the appropriate line of the self-pay.