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IMPORTANT: Make your day pass reservation now for 8:00AM entry - https://tpwd.texas.gov/state-parks/pedernales-falls
//// You will not be able to enter the park without a reservation ////
We will start at the Pedernales Falls trail where we'll go and climb around on the falls and take lots of pictures. We'll then move to another parking lot where we will do a 5 to 8 mile hike including Trammell's Crossing which will requiring wading across the river.
Be prepared to get your shoes wet or change into water shoes for the river crossing.
Recommended: water, snacks, lunch, insect repellent, and water shoes or shoes you don't mind getting wet.
Where to Park & Meet:
We will park & meet at the Pedernales Falls Trail System trailhead at the far north of the park (See event photos for map)
We will be hiking through some thick brush so consider wearing pants/leggings.
9:00 - Meet at Pedernales Falls Trail System
9:10 - 9:40 Explore the falls
9:45 - Move to Swimming Area trail head (we will move our cars)
10:00 - Hike Tremmel's Crossing and eastern loop trails
IMPORTANT: Make your day pass reservation now: https://tpwd.texas.gov/state-parks/lost-maples
/// You will not be able to enter the park without a day pass reservation ///
This will be a 8 to 10 mile hike at a moderate pace (3 mph) with a decent amount of elevation including rough terrain, long uphill/downhill grades with loose rock and gravel. We will make stops to enjoy the fall colors and various features along the trails. [[[ Bring plenty of water ]]]. Wear shoes you can hike in and dress appropriately for the weather.
Recommended: Sun block, snacks, insect repellent, change of clothes
Park & meet at the main day lot (west parking lot). See photos for map.
/// This will be a very busy day at the park. Plan to arrive at the gate early to avoid lines and ensure you don't miss the hike. ///
Four of us are booked for this trip to include hotel and air. We are not a tour group or part of any travel company. Everyone is covering their own bookings and expenses. We will set our itinerary as a group as time gets closer factoring what is going in the world of travel.
If you would like to join us, please enquire via Meetup messaging.
You must be able to travel independently and be able to physically keep up with the group.