South Shore Playground parking area to Armadillo Ridge Figure 8

Hawk in the Air
I saw this hawk as well as a couple of others. They were not visible during the warmer months but they appear to have finally returned!
User: MikeHikes - 11/4/2015

Location: San Angelo State Park

Rating: 4point5stars
Difficulty: 1star  Solitude: 4stars
Miles Hiked: 10.60 Miles  Elapsed Time: 4 hours


Out    Playground parking area > Tasajilla Flats > Nature Loop > Lanky Lackey > Suzanne's Trail > Burkett park > Burkett Trail > East Potts Creek > Armadillo          4.8 miles

Return  Armadillo (West) > West Potts Creek > Roller Coaster > Suzanne's Trail > Burkett park > Winding Snake > Chaparral > Red Dam Loop > Chaparral > Playground parking area   5.8 miles

Temps in the upper 60's, cloudy and overcast, steady breeze.

Fairly cool day for a hike.  I didn't start until 10:00 and was surprised to see a feral cat on the nortern end of Tasajilla Flats and about 1/2 mile further on the Nature Loop, I saw a bobcat walking away from me.  Birds were all over the place and I'm seeing more hawks out and about.    I also saw four moutain bikers which also surprised me.

All in all a nice day to go for a hike.


Water, shade, info kiosk and toilets available at Playground parking area.

Water, shade, info kiosk and dry toilets available at Burkett park - if you follow my route you will visit Burkett park twice.

and a bobcat on Tasajilla Flats, near the northern end

Log Photos
Hawk in the Air
Area around San Angelo State Park
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