Enjoy the nearly seven miles of trails, overlooks and photo blinds found throughout the refuge. This protected habitat supports two endangered bird species - the golden-cheeked warbler and the black-capped vireo. Special programs, tours, talks and walks are regularly scheduled, so check the website for events before you visit.
Balcones Canyon National Wildlife Refuge
Daily, dawn to dusk.
Headquarters hours: Monday-Friday, 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.