South Shore - Playground parking area to Isabel Harte and back

Waiting for Something to Happen
These three Turkey Vultures were resting as they waited for the strong winds to abate.
User: MikeHikes - 3/31/2021

Location: San Angelo State Park

Rating: 4stars
Difficulty: halfstar  Solitude: 5stars
Miles Hiked: 5.50 Miles  Elapsed Time: 3 hours


Leg 1 -  Playground parking area > Chaparral > Red Dam Loop > Chaparral > Isabel Harte         2.4 miles

Leg 2 -  Isabel Harte > park road (SW) > Nature Trail > Horny Toad > Playground parking area    3.1 miles

Temp started at 50, ended at 60.  STRONG NNE wind 20-25mph. Overcast but clearing at the end of the hike.

An easy hike along dry and easy to see trails.  Strong winds and the somewhat cold temps, kept all the animals and all but a few birds hunkered down.  Really nothing to report other than the hike was enjoyable!


Water, shade, info kiosk, toilets and a bicycle repair station available at Playground parking area.

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Waiting for Something to Happen
Area around San Angelo State Park
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