Recreation opportunities at the park include camping, picnicking, swimming, hiking, fishing, nature study, and bird watching. Moreover, Various tours, interpretive, and educational programs are offered throughout the year. These include guided nature trail hikes, a self-guided trail, night hikes, slide presentations, campfire talks, and educational programs. Most programs occur on a regular basis and are posted on the Texas Parks and Wildlife Event Calendar. This web page lists events for a three-month period and is updated regularly. Tours and programs are also available by request by contacting the park.
Note: Some trails and the Group Camping Area remain closed, for debris cleanup and repairs from Hurricane Rita and flooding. These should be open by the end of the year.