May 24, 2013 -- Full Moon Hike - Join the Park Interpreter at the dirt parking lot on Alternate Road 5 for a fun evening on the Juniper Riverside Trail. Hear stories and watch the moon rise. Bring a flashlight but no pets, please.
May 25, 2013 -- Canyon Driving Tour - Do you want to see the canyon and have all your questions answered but can't or don't want to hike? Meet the Park Interpreter at the Entrance Office parking lot for a guided driving tour of the park. A van will be provided with room for 13 people. Two tours are available: one at 10 a.m. and one at 3:00 p.m. Each is approximately an hour long.
June 1, 2013 -- National Trails Day Hike - Meet the Park Interpreter at the Overlook parking lot to hike the historic CCC Trail as we participate in National Trails Day. The Civilian Conservation Corps vital role in creating bridges, trails and buildings will be discussesd as well as anything else participants want to know. Wear hiking shoes/boots, bring water and a hiking stick if preferred. The trail is steep in places and those with knee or hip problems may not want to come. We will walk from the rim to the floor. No pets, please. 9:00-11:00 a.m.
June 1, 2013 -- Canyon Driving Tour - Do you want to see the canyon and have all your questions answered but can't or don't want to hike? Meet the Park Interpreter at the Entrance Office parking lot for a guided driving tour of the park. A van will be provided with room for 13 people. 3-4 p.m. No pets are allowed in state vehicle.
June 2, 2013 -- Non-denominational worship Service - For those interested in attending, a non denominational worship service will be held at 10:00 a.m. at the Old West Stables covered area. Everyone is invited This service is held every Sunday through-out the summer.
June 8, 2013 -- Star Party - Do you love looking at the night sky? Want to learn more about the stars and constellations over beautiful Palo Duro Canyon? Join the Park Interpreter and Amarillo Astronomy Club members in the Juniper Day Use Area for an evening of stories and night sky observations. Telescopes will be available but you may bring your own, also. Don't forget lawn chairs for your own comfort. Great family program. No pets, please. 8:30-10:00 p.m.
June 13, 2013 -- Bird Walks and Talks - Warm weather is here and so are the birds, at least the summer ones have arrived. Join us for a birdwatching adventure by meeting at the Lone Star Interpretive Theater. Don't forget to bring your binoculars and a camera, if you so choose. No pets, please.
June 15, 2013 -- Children's Nature Program - Meet at the picnic area by Water Crossing #1 to learn about snakes in Palo Duro Canyon. Fun, informative program for children grades 1-5. An adult must accompany children attending. No pets, please.
June 29, 2013 -- Children's Nature Program - Meet the Park Interpreter at the #1 Water Crossing and make and play Native American games. A fun time for all. Program suitable for children grades 1-5. Must be accoompanied by an adult. No pets, please.