Destination: Lake Somerville State Park & Trailway
Date: June 1 and 2nd, 2013
Travel Time from Austin: 1.45 hours
Participants: Bettina, Kelly, Judy, Maria, Suzanne
Saturday Hike: Started on Lake Somerville Trailway from Nails Creek Unit hiked towards Flag Pond – out and back for about a 6 mile hike.
Sunday Hike: It started raining early Sunday morning so we didn’t hike on Sunday.
Notable Wildlife Sightings: many Roseate Spoonbills, American White Pelican (thank you Suzanne for identifying!) and many other birds that Suzanne will have to add to the list. A fawn, a raccoon eating a hamburger, spiders, scorpions and black beetles.
Campsite: 50 at Nails Creek Unit, the best campsite in the park!
Camp Lunch: Quiche (Kelly)
Camp Dinner: Pasta, pesto and summer garden veggies (Bettina) and Couscous (Suzanne)
On the road back to Austin breakfast: Cafe 290
Gear to add to list: Mallet for driving tent stakes, rain jacket