Shoreacres 10K Volksmarch

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Shoreacres is a small community of the Southeast side of Houston, directly below LaPorte and is on the Gulf of Mexico.  It was a long drive and having Hwy 290 shut down didn’t help.  It was 94 and humid when we finally started walking at 10:15.

Walkers Ahead of Us.

Walkers Ahead of Us.

Ship off in the distance.

Ship off in the distance.

Walking along the Bayou

Walking along the Bayou

Sample of houses we saw in residential area.

Sample of houses we saw in residential area.

Round rooms on the end of this one.

Round rooms on the end of this one.

Nice picture on a post.

Nice picture on a post.

Entrance to the Park.

Entrance to the Park.

Boardwalk in the Park.

Boardwalk in the Park.

Checkpoint #1 Volunteers.

Checkpoint #1 Volunteers.

Checkpoint #2 Volunteer

Checkpoint #2 Volunteer

Walkers at checkpoint.

Walkers at checkpoint.

Very nice home.

Very nice home.

Front of the same home.

Front of the same home.

First view of the gulf with its sailboats.

First view of the gulf with its sailboats.

Sign at Yacht club entrance.

Sign at Yacht club entrance.

End of Land

End of Land

Flags at the Yacht club

Flags at the Yacht club

Note huge trees holding up roof.

Note huge trees holding up roof.

Pelicans and other birds

Pelicans and other birds

Sailboat

Sailboat

Nice Mailbox

Nice Mailbox

Another cute mailbox.

Another cute mailbox.

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About walktx

I am an avid Volksmarcher. I belong to Texas County Walkers in Mesquite.
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