Granbury 10K – 09/12/15

The walk started at the Granbury Airport. We left the airport and headed back into town.

Just leaving the airport start location.

Just leaving the airport start location.

Out past the Airport Entrance.

Out past the Airport Entrance.

We turned at the drive in. Open only on weekends, the theatre shows two movies each Friday and Saturday night.

We turned at the drive in. Open only on weekends, the theatre shows two movies each Friday and Saturday night.

We went through residential area. I liked the rock supports on this generous porch.

We went through residential area. I liked the rock supports on this generous porch.

We passed by the edge of the lake.

We passed by the edge of the lake.

Lovely old bank building.

Lovely old bank building.

Granbury courthouse. 1890 French Second Empire style in white limestone.

Granbury courthouse. 1890 French Second Empire style in white limestone.

Built in 1898 as a hardware store. In 1929 two walls were removed to make a drive in gas station. Now a restaurant.

Built in 1898 as a hardware store. In 1929 two walls were removed to make a drive in gas station. Now a restaurant.

Granbury Live - concerts held here.

Granbury Live – concerts held here.

Slightly off the walk route is the old jail (now a museum).

Slightly off the walk route is the old jail (now a museum).

Also off the walk route is the statue of Gen. Granbury for whom the city is named.

Also off the walk route is the statue of Gen. Granbury for whom the city is named.

Walk entered the park.

Walk continued into the park.

Ed and a nice water feature.

Ed and a nice water feature.

Another waterfall.

Another waterfall.

Hobby horses were first invented in Granbury.

Hobby horses were first invented in Granbury.

Our checkpoint volunteers.

Our checkpoint volunteers.

A large group that had stopped to chat.

A large group that had stopped to chat.

Art from old farm equipment.

Art from old farm equipment.

We passed the police station.

We passed the police station.

Les and Kathy worked the finish table.

Les and Kathy worked the finish table.

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