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Title: Garner S.P. adding 177 acres
Post by: RichardM on January 28, 2010, 08:14:10 PM
Quote from: http://www.tpwd.state.tx.us/newsmedia/releases/?req=20100128b
Garner State Park to Add 177 Acres in Land Purchase
AUSTIN -- One of Texas' most beloved outdoor recreation destinations -- Garner State Park near Concan -- will be adding a 177-acre tract that includes the iconic bluff known as Old Baldy as the result of a land deal struck with a willing, conservation-minded landowner.
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http://www.tpwd.state.tx.us/spdest/findadest/parks/garner/ (http://www.tpwd.state.tx.us/spdest/findadest/parks/garner/)
Title: Re: Garner S.P. adding 177 acres
Post by: txhiker on January 28, 2010, 10:58:38 PM
Great news! It's not like people didn't trespass to climb Old Baldy anyway  :eusa_whistle:. Hopefully they will make a nice trail to the top since the some of the current ones lead to the cliff just below it and can be dangerous.

Yay for the TPWD!
Title: Re: Garner S.P. adding 177 acres
Post by: Undertaker on January 29, 2010, 11:03:17 AM
Good to hear it both wife and I love Garner.