What we're about

As part of Texas Parks and Wildlife, the mission of TOWN (Texas Outdoors-Woman Network) is to to provide all women the opportunity to experience outdoor activities in a safe, non-threatening, and supportive environment. Basically, we're a bunch of women that love to have fun doing things outdoors!

Upcoming events (5)

Cherokee Basket Weaving

Needs a location

TOWN POINT OF CONTACT: Sharon Richman Cell:[masked] Saturday, January 19, 2019 @ 10:00 am (location Azle, TX) Cost $20 - Class is limited to 20 participants (OPEN TO ALL OVER 18 YEARS OF AGE) NOTE - YOU MUST PREPAY to hold your spot. SIGN UP HERE: https://www.paypal.me/basketweaving You will leave the class with your Cherokee woven basket. Hannah Shen (instructor) will explain the history of the art, the materials used, pattern, and aspects of Cherokee culture.

Jiggle Butt Run/Walk

The University of Texas at Arlington

https://www.jigglebuttrun.com/ Join our team! TOWN Fort Worth Join us for a 5k run/walk to support SafeHaven of Tarrant County! Sometimes it's cold and sometimes it's a little warmer, but it's ALWAYS fun! (They're holding the race a little later in January this time, so it shouldn't be quite so cold!) The race starts at 9:00am, but we'll meet around 8:00am. REGISTRATION: You must register on the Jiggle Butt web site prior to the event. We are wearing costumes this year! Get in the spirit of the winter season as we plan to be SnowWomen. White tutus, white shirts, black leggings, black buttons (maybe felt with safety pins?), orange painted noses, and black top hats (Oriental Trading Co.?), and red scarves (or any bright color). See pictures for concept! PRE-EVENT PARTY at The Runner in Arlington: January 25 from 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. ​PACKET PICK-UP at The Runner in Arlington: Thursday, January 24 from 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Friday, January 25 from 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Mineral Wells State Park - Penitentiary Hollow Wild Walk

Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway

THIS IS A MINERAL WELLS STATE PARK SPONSORED HIKE. Reservations are required. Call[masked] ext 222. Held at Lake Mineral Wells State Park, 100 Park Road 71, Mineral Wells, TX, 76067. The program is free with paid park entrance fee or a State Park Pass. Join Park Ranger David Owens on a wild walk, crawl and scoot through some of the most remote areas of beautiful Penitentiary Hollow. This is a strenuous walk involving some crawling through tight spaces in rock cracks, crevices and short caves. Expect to get dirty!

Women Who Wander Outdoor Retreat

Needs a location

Howdy! My name is Rachel Kellner, I am a Texas Game Warden stationed in Uvalde County. I have very much loved the Rockport chapter of TOWN as I have been an instructor at women in the wild event for the past decade. I am so excited to introduce your TOWN chapter to about our upcoming outreach event, Women who Wander, being held on and along the beautiful banks of The Frio River on March 29-31st, 2019. This operation outdoors event benefiting Gear up for Game Wardens and The Parks and Wildlife Foundation is located at Frio Country Resorts in Concan, Tx. This is our inaugural year and we are hoping to make this an annual event. This event is geared towards educating women in the outdoors through events such as shotguns, handgun safety, kayaking, fly fishing, archery and much more . These classes will instruct women attending from across the state in their chosen classes, along with a ton of fun! Please check out our website, and friend our Facebook page. We would love for you to share the word about this inaugural event to help get the word out. Please contact me or email our website for any questions. Hope to see your chapter soon on the banks of the Frio River! https://www.womenwhowandertexas.com/ Women Who Wander www.womenwhowandertexas.com Rachel Kellner Texas Game Warden Uvalde County CIT Team Lead- Western Texas [masked] See Less

Past events (310)

Saturday hike

Lake Mineral Wells State Trailway, Weatherford Trailhead

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