Outdoors in the Fall

It’s mid November and we have kayaking, hiking, surfing, birding, nature loving, and more – all outdoors in amazing weather. It’s not too cold, it’s not too hot, it’s just right to get outside and experience all there is in Houston and the Gulf Coast region.  

Run in the Park at Hermann Park

Hermann Park Conservancy’s 15th Annual Run in the Park offers a 5K run, a 3K walk and a 1K Kids’ Run is November 10. Runners and joggers wind through a scenic course below the Park’s historic live oak canopy. The run begins and ends at Molly Ann Smith Plaza near the Jones Reflection Pool where family and […]

Bay Explorations at Galveston Island State Park

Meet our volunteer and park ranger guides at the Nature Center at 10:00 am on November 4; explorations last approximately 75 minutes. Discover the wetlands with a close-up look at the critters, grasses and birds that inhabit the marshland and bay.   Tour activities include hands-on-seining, fiddler crab sightings and more under the guidance  of FoGISP (Friends of […]

Guided Photography Hike at Armand Bayou Nature Center

Armand Bayou Nature Center offers unique opportunities to capture that great photograph. Head to the nature center November 3 from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. During the walk, the guide will identify flora and fauna while giving you a new appreciation of the magnificent scenery and photo opportunities offered at the Nature Center. Camera required. […]

Hike the Trails in Timberlane

In North Houston each of I-45 and just north of Mercer Arboretum is Timberlane where numerous trails and parks have been created by the Timberlane Utility District. This waterboard group has created one of the best examples of living in nature in an older neighborhood in the area. The parks and facilities include: Timber Lane […]

Happy Halloween

Have a safe and happy Halloween and Go Texans!!!!!!!!

Ice Skate at Discovery Green

Head to Discovery Green through from November 16 to January 27 for some outdoor ice skating on the lake. The ICE at Discovery Green presented Green Mountain Energy uses recycled water from Kinder Lake to create a 7,716 square-foot ice skating surface, making it the largest outdoor skating rink in the Southwest. Check the website for hours of operation and […]

Seaborne Nature Fest in Rosenberg

The Seaborne Nature Fest in Rosenberg is a great event for families and naturalists. Scheduled for November 3 at Seaborne Creek Nature Park in Rosenberg this event will feature many activities for kids and families!  The event runs from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. See butterflies and caterpillars, alligators and snakes, hawks and owls, beekeepers, […]


Kayaking in Sugar Land

Come on down to Sugar Land Memorial Park to rent a kayak for just $10 per person for 30 minutes October 28. Explore the lake and all the amazing wildlife living in the area. You can even go fishing from the kayaks. All of this provided by Bayou City Adventures, who also rent kayaks and paddle board […]

Yoga and Zumba at Levy Park

Levy Park may be the newest park to open in Houston but they have already set up numerous classes to get you moving and outdoors. They currently have Zumba, hula hooping, Tai Chi, and yoga. Come enjoy a yoga class Sundays at 10:00 a.m. and if you are really feeling up to it, Zumba at 11:00 […]