Out of the 12 months of the year, students basically only have about two months to have fun and not worry about school. As a teenager, you do things without predicting the outcome. We tend to not always listen to our parents and sometimes end up in terrible situations.
It was late in the afternoon when my family and I arrived at our summer vacation destination, Garner State Park. Garner is one of the best and well known places in Texas to go overnight camping, hiking, and swimming. The main attraction of the park is the Frio River which flows through one side of the entire park. While on the other side, it is nothing but the wilderness. There is also a huge mountain with several trails and a couple of caves that people can explore throughout the day.
After spending the rest of the evening in the water, my brothers and I all wanted to go hiking but my parents wouldn’t allow us to go because none of us had ever hiked. The closest we got to hiking was climbing a rock wall that was about 30-40 feet high. The Park is enormous therefore my parents wouldn’t let any of ...
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