Explore the Canyon

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Sat, 02/16/2013 - 8:30am - 12:00pm


Government Canyon State Natural Area
12861 Galm Rd
San Antonio, TX, 78254
Phone: (210) 688-9055
See map: Google Maps
Day Use Only, Guided Tours, Hiking/Walking Trails, All ages, 0-5, 6-8, 9-12, 13-15, 16-18, Over 18, Educational Activity, Family Activity, Nature Activity, Weekend Activity

Knowledgeable guides discuss the flora, fauna, natural and cultural history of this awesome natural area on this exploration. Length of walk and interpretive topic will vary, depending on the group. Open to all ages; group size limited to the first 12 people; Natural Area entry fees apply. Dress appropriately, sunscreen and hat recommended, and wear sturdy footwear appropriate for rough trails; bring two liters of water and a snack. Meet at the Visitors Center by the rainwater harvesting tower. No pets please; subject to cancellation. For more information and to confirm program, call (210) 688-9055, ext. 289.  

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