Monthly Archives: January 2020

Medina River Natural Area – San Antonio – 1/25

This is a 511-acre oasis with riverfront paved & dirt hiking & biking trails, with a variety of terrain. We did 5K and enjoyed the warm weather. We didn’t see any wildlife however. Entrance to the natural area. Our registration … Continue reading

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Keller, TX 1/18/2020

Before we did the walking event we did a little sightseeing. First we visited “old town” with its “art walk”.  Art displayed here is temporary and is for sale. This butterfly sculpture is entitled “Flurry” and Laura Walters is the … Continue reading

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Lincoln Heights Event – San Antonio – 1/11/2020

We met the walking club at the Corner Bakery Cafe in the Quarry Market. We had planned on doing the Alamo Heights Event, but heavy rains had flooded part of that walk route. So we did the Lincoln Heights Event … Continue reading

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Waco Riverwalk – North to Herring Bridge 1/4/2020

The official route for this Volksmarching event is going South along the Riverwalk to McLean Stadium….  we made up our own route to check out the new Zoo statues. Neat painting on the wall behind the check-in desk at the … Continue reading

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New Years Eve Walk – Fredericksburg – 12/31/2019

The American Volkssport Association’s first club was in Fredericksburg, TX.  For many years we held a “Midnight Walk” to bring in the new year.  This year we walked at 6pm just as it was getting dark.  We walked out the … Continue reading

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