Park Mid-Section Burkett Park to 5 Point Junction

First time I've seen one of these in the park. After getting some pics, he wandered away.
User: MikeHikes - 10/25/2015

Location: San Angelo State Park

Difficulty:  Solitude:
Miles Hiked: 4.40 Miles  Elapsed Time: 1 hour, 30 minutes


Route    Burkett park > Burkett trail > service road (ENE) > service road (W) . Flintstone Trail (NE) > 5 Points Junction > service road (dirt, East) > service road (asphalt WSW), Burkett Trail, Burkett Park      4.4 milrd

Temps in the 60's, windy and clear. 

Today was a fitness hike, we travelled most of the route on service roads.  Saw a red eyed box turtle for the first time (photo attached).  Not much else, just a pleasant hike with friends.


Water, shade, info kiosk and dry toilets available at Burkett Park.

Water, shade and info kiosk at 5 Points Junction.+


Log Photos
Red Eyed Turtle
Area around San Angelo State Park
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