Monthly Archives: November 2013

Herman Park 10K Year Round

We headed to Houston on Friday morning.  We started walking at 8:00 am (45 degrees and sunny) and had a great walk.  The walk started at the Wyndham Hotel at the Medical Center.  We passed this park at the corner of … Continue reading

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Austin 10K – Red Bud Isle

The walk started at the Redbud Center with its interpretive garden, water ponds and waterfalls. There was a nice overlook of the Colorado River. The walk continued on sidewalk across the river. On the isle we found lots of dogs … Continue reading

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Mineola Nature Preserve 10K

Located around 20 miles north of Tyler, Texas, on the Sabine River the Mineola Nature Preserve encompasses 2,911 acres in Wood County.  It is home to more than 191 species of birds, numerous wildlife, buffalo, longhorn cattle and a pristine … Continue reading

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New Braunfels “Wurstfest” 10K

Our Volksmarching event this week was in New Braunfels.  We started near the Christmas Store. From there we passed Our Lady of Perpetual Help. There was lots of nice plants blooming along the route. We saw deer in the subdivision … Continue reading

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