Montgomery, TX Volksmarch- 03/12/16

We headed down to walk with the Houston Happy Hikers at Montgomery, a terrific historic location. We had rain on the drive down, but it ended before we got there and we had a great walk.

Walk registration at Ransom's Steakhouse & Saloon

Walk registration at Ransom’s Steakhouse & Saloon

Fernland Historical Park in the distance.

Fernland Historical Park in the distance.

Carol's Bluebonnet Picture

Carol’s Bluebonnet Picture

Curious burros.

Curious burros.

Ed petting the town goat.

Ed petting the town goat.

Methodist Parsonage circa 1886.

Methodist Parsonage circa 1886.

Come and Take It

Come and Take It

Magnolia House circa 1854

Magnolia House circa 1854

Shelton-Smith Home

Shelton-Smith Home

Walkers going the other way.

Walkers going the other way.

More walkers going the other way.

More walkers going the other way.

Walkers about to catch us.

Walkers about to catch us.

Fountain in the Cedar Brake Park

Fountain in the Cedar Brake Park

Unnamed statue in Cedar Brake Park.

Unnamed statue in Cedar Brake Park.

Very nice house.

Very nice house.

Lutheran Church

Lutheran Church

House that is now an antique store.

House that is now an antique store.

Outhouse behind a house.

Outhouse behind a house.

Heron statue on the edge of the lake.

Heron statue on the edge of the lake.

Lake in Memorial Park

Lake in Memorial Park

Fountain in Memorial Park.

Fountain in Memorial Park.

Lake through pretty blooms.

Lake through pretty blooms.

Waterfalls below a buffalo.

Waterfalls below a buffalo.

Turtles lined up on the back of the lake.

Turtles lined up on the back of the lake.

View of Memorial Park

View of Memorial Park

Ed and I in Memory Park. Picture by Carol.

Ed and I in Memory Park. Picture by Carol.

Historical building in Fernland Park.

Historical building in Fernland Park.

Bell at the Crane Family Cabin.

Bell at the Crane Family Cabin.

Shed in the Park.

Shed in the Park.

China Chapel United Methodist Church Bell.

China Chapel United Methodist Church Bell.

View of one of the buildings in the park.

View of one of the buildings in the park.

Bell in the Park

Bell in the Park

Log cabin in the park with a historical marker dates it as 1830.

Log cabin in the park with a historical marker dates it as 1830.

Mountain Laurel in bloom.

Mountain Laurel in bloom.

Headed back to Ransom Steakhouse.

Headed back to Ransom Steakhouse.

 

 

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