Weches, Texas- East Texas is full of amazing history and natural beauty. Mission Tejas State Park fully encompasses both the rich history of East Texas and the natural wonder and beauty of the Pineywoods and affords visitors the chance to experience both to the fullest extent. Listed below you will find a January program schedule which details January’s events at the parks.
- January 10: Guided Tour of The Mission Replica and The Rice Family Log Home! Meet at The Rice Home at 10am, tour will end by 12 noon.
- January 17: Movie Night! We will be showing “Night at the Museum.” The movie will begin at 6pm at The Pavilion, weather permitting, if necessary we will meet at The Mission. Bring your lawn chair for a comfortable seat! The movie will end by 7:30pm.
- January 24: Dutch Oven Cooking! This month’s menu features Shepherd’s Pie and Apple Fluff for dessert. Come ready to learn techniques for this fun way to cook and of course, to sample some yummy food. Begins at 11am at The Pavilion and ends by 1pm.
- January 31: Guided Nature Hike! Join the Ranger for a 2 hour hike through the park featuring the park history, wildlife and plant life. Meet at The Rice Home at 10am. Please wear appropriate clothes, shoes, and bring your water bottle.
*All programs are free, there is a $2.00 park entry fee for all 13 years and older. We are located on Hwy 21 between Alto and Crockett. Please call 936-687-2394 with any questions.*