Category: Camping

Inks Lake Overnight 11/25/17-11/26/17

  Saturday and Sunday, November 25-26, 2017   Inks Lake State Park near Burnet, TX Valley Spring Creek Trail and Devil’s Backbone Trail Ian, Court, Biff, Finn   Since Finn had done a couple of regular hikes, it was time to get him out…

Garner State Park 11/25/16 – 11/27/16

  Friday, November 25 – Sunday, November 27, 2016   Garner State Park – near Concan, TX Ian, Court, Biff, Greg, Cat, Sam   The four of us and the two dogs car camped for a couple of nights out at Garner State Park…

Wuksachi Lodge Trail/Twin Lakes Trail Overnight – Sequoia NP – California 9/3/16 – 9/4/16

  Saturday and Sunday, September 3-4, 2016   Wuksachi Lodge Trail/Twin Lakes Trail Overnight – Sequoia NP – California ~18 miles   This was the big hike for this trip.  I sent in my wilderness permit application on the first day I was able,…

Colorado Bend State Park Overnight 4/9 – 4/10/16

  Saturday and Sunday, April 9th and 10th, 2016 Colorado Bend State Park – near San Saba, TX About 14 miles total   We made the 2 hour drive out through Lampasas and west over to Colorado Bend State Park this past Saturday morning…

Lost Maples State Natural Area 10/16/15-10/17/15

  Friday and Saturday, October 16 and 17, 2015   Hike: Lost Maples State Natural Area overnight, near Vanderpool, TX Weather: Highs in the 90s, lows in the 50s, clear Hikers: Ian, Court, Biff Length: about 12 miles total   Our first official backpacking…

Pedernales Falls State Park Overnight – 6/2 – 6/3/15

Tuesday and Wednesday, June 2-3, 2015 Hike: Pedernales Falls State Park – Various Trails, near Johnson City, TX Weather: clear overnight, warm – hot and sunny the next day Hikers: Ian, Court, Biff Length: roughly 6 miles total Courtney decided for my birthday we…

Pedernales Falls State Park Overnight 3/6/15-3/7/15

  Friday and Saturday, March 6th and 7th, 2015   Hike: parts of two trails – Pedernales Falls Trail and Twin Falls trail Weather: overcast and cold, highs in 50s, low of 34 Hikers: Ian, Court, Biff, Greg, Cat, Sam Length: around 2 miles…