When the weather turns cold, what do our animal friends do? Learn about “Animals in Winter” February 20th and take a peek into the habits of chilly creatures. Feel the soft fur of a ferret and touch the burrowing claws of a turtle. Perform an experiment to see how blubber keeps ocean creatures warm. Join us on a hike in the preserve in search for these hibernating animal’s habitats. Pre-registration required.
Ages: 5-7 years old
Venture into the wilds of Central Texas to hike Reimer’s Ranch canyon. Located on the Pedernales River, the ranch offers recreational opportunities ranging from fishing to mountain biking. Campers hike to discover the natural springs cutting into the soft limestone forming the canyon. Towering cypress and water-loving ferns compose the scenery in this beautiful spot. All equipment and transportation is provided. Pre-registration required.
Ages: 8-11 years old