Park Hop! at Caddo Mounds

Oct 3 2015 - 10:00am to 3:00pm

Caddo Mounds State Historic Site
1649 State HWY 21 West
Alto  Texas  75925

Caddo Mounds visitors center
Caddo Mounds visitors center

Caddo Mounds State Historic Site and Mission Tejas State Park invites the public to a day of foraging and plant identification with Brandy McDaniel. McDaniel is a Friends of Caddo Mounds member and an expert on native plants and foraging.

The Friends of Caddo Mounds, Inc. will provide lunch for free during this event, or you can bring a picnic lunch. Donations are appreciated.


10 a.m.          Caddo Mounds State Historic Site
11:30 a.m.     Picnic lunch at Caddo Mounds
1 p.m.            Mission Tejas State Park

The fee at Caddo Mounds is $2 for ages 6 and up (free for ages under 6). At Mission Tejas State Park, the fee is $2 for ages 12 and up (free for ages under 12).

Caddo Mounds is located at 1649 State Hwy 21 West, Alto, Texas. The site is 6 miles west of Alto, and approximately 30 minutes from Lufkin, Nacogdoches, Jacksonville, and Crockett, Texas. Call 936-858-3218 for directions or additional information.

Mission Tejas State Park is located 21 miles northeast of Crockett and 12 miles southwest of Alto on SH 21 (the Old San Antonio Road). The park entrance is near Weches, where Park Road 44 intersects with SH 21.