Category Archives: hikes

A Texas Prairie Celebration! on Saturday, September 21, 2019

Register here: https://texasprairie.org/celebration19/ 

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Second Annual Chisholm Trail Community Park & Bio Blitz was a Success!

From Chisholm Trail Park Docents: The Second Annual Chisholm Trail Community Park and Bio Blitz event on Sunday, April 28, 2019 was another successful event.  Thank you to all of the volunteers for your hours of hard work in preparation … Continue reading

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What’s Bloomin’

Monday, May 13, 2019 from 6:30pm – 8pm What’s Bloomin’ Tarrant County College – Northwest Campus Room WACB 1123 Download map: TCC-NW Meeting Location 2018 – 2019 This meet-up, we’ve got a short presentation on some of the wildflowers & grasses you … Continue reading

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Chisholm Trail Park – Speak to a Naturalist – Sunday, April 28, 2019

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Spring Nature Hikes at Chisholm Trail Community Park

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Hike Penitentiary Hollow on April 20, 2019

Hike Penitentiary Hollow at Lake Mineral Wells State Park on Saturday, April 20, 2019. RSVP at hikepenitentiaryhollow.eventbrite.com

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Chisholm Trail Park Docents

Dedicated volunteers spent a Saturday at Chisholm Trail Park & Community Center learning about the prairie at the park. They are preparing for the BioBlitz and ‘Talk to a Naturalist’ event on Sunday, April 28, 2019 from 2pm – 5pm. … Continue reading

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Hike Penitentiary Hollow with Jeff Quayle

Hike Penitentiary Hollow with Jeff Quayle Saturday, March 2 from 10am – 1pm Lake Mineral Wells State Park *Must pay entrance to the state park; Please RSVP https://hikepenitentiaryhollow.eventbrite.com Questions? E-mail Jeff at squaylei2000@gmail.com Jeff Quayle will be leading an adventurous hike … Continue reading

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Hike & Learn Pemberton’s Big Spring Preserve & Crawford Memorial Park

Saturday, March 23, 2019 from 10am – 4pm Limit 25 RSVP Hike & Learn Pemberton’s Big Spring Preserve & Crawford Memorial Park Join us for a hike to explore 2 natural history gems in Dallas County: Pemberton’s Big Spring Preserve … Continue reading

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FW-NPAT: A Year in Review 2018

Join us in January to learn about all the amazing things we’ve done in 2018. We’re impressed with how much our volunteers have accomplished. Tarrant County College – Northwest Campus Room WACB 1123 Download map: TCC-NW Meeting Location 2018 – … Continue reading

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