Another fantastic way to explore the rugged Franklin Mountains State Park is by foot – or mountain bike, for the more adventurous and super fit. GeoBetty Tours offers customized tours tailored to your family’s needs – whether it’s a short two-hour hike or a longer excursion. Explore mine shafts, go on a sunset hike, and get the ultimate family selfie in front of the beautiful vistas you’ll see around every corner.
The experienced guides point out various flora and fauna along the trail and go at your pace. It’s a great activity for families with older kids with energy to burn on these killer elevations. Tours are by appointment only.
Age or Height Restrictions
You’ll want to assess your fitness level and expectations prior to your trip so your guide can make recommendations about the best type of hike/bike excursion.
Things to Know/Bring
Water and sunscreen are crucial, as well as comfortable clothing (layers are best) and hiking shoes.
Available at the state park; check with guide for payment procedure.