Caprock Day Hike

Come to the home of the Texas state bison herd and experience a historical view of the West Texas high plains. Caprock Canyons is located in the center of the Panhandle near the town of Quitaque. Along with 13 trails, Caprock canyon also features a 64.25 mile Railroad converted trailway. There are also numerous opportunities to see a variety of native flora and fauna including Golden Eagles. Our day trip will take you on a moderate loop trail with a break for lunch at an enjoyable view. Come dressed for the weather.

Trip Registration Info

Trip Dates:
September 17th

Registration Deadline:

Trip Cost:

Trip Specifics

Caprock Canyon State Park


Learning Goals:
What to bring on a day hike, Leave No Trace techniques, outdoor recreation opportunities near Lubbock

Prior Experience:

Physical/Mental Challenge:
Moderate. The trails are scenic and involve some ups and downs over a variety of terrain.

Included with Trip Registration

  • Entrance Fee
  • Transportation
  • Lunch and Snacks on trail

What Will You Need?

All regular items from the OPC day trip pack list