Creatures of the Night excursion

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Creatures of the Night excursion

03/17/2023 08:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Bentsen RGV State Park
2800 S. Bentsen Palm Dr.
Mission, Texas

Take a little stroll and explore the wildlife in the park after dark. Space is limited!

With rowdy raccoons and pavement pauraques, there is plenty to see on a ride through the park.  Enjoy a short walk and talk about spiders, insects and more.  Learn about the dark sky initiative and what makes it so special for our wildlife.

  • Meet: Headquarters, Tram Turnaround
  • Bring: Water, weather appropriate clothing, and flashlight (preferably red flashlight)
  • Registration:  Attendance is limited.  Call 956-584-9156 or sign up at Park Headquarters to reserve your spot.  Registration starts on the 1st of the month.
  • Cost: Entry fee is $5 for adults and FREE 12 & under (Park entry free with Texas State Park Pass.).

*Events and programs are subject to cancellation due to weather. Please contact park staff for more information and the latest updates.