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About walktx

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

Baytown Nature Center 4/20/2019

Baytown Nature Center is a 500-acre peninsula surrounded by Burnet, Crystal and Scott Bays. It consists of hardwood uplands, high quality tidal marsh, and freshwater wetlands. This unique site provides habitat for 317 species of resident and migrant birds. Advertisements

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Reverchon Park – Dallas – 4/6/2019

Heavy rain was predicted, but we decided to chance it and joined the Dallas Trekkers for their Azalea Walk.

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Athens Freshwater Fish Hatchery 3-23

It was a rainy day but we enjoyed the tour of the fish hatchery. We paid a $4.50 entry fee and walked through the building display before heading outside.

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Plano, TX 3/16/2019

Plano is 15 miles north of Dallas, but since it is completely overbuilt you can’t tell when you leave Dallas or arrive in Plano. As sometimes happens our plans went awry. When we tried to register for the walk, the … Continue reading

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Gladewater, TX 3/9/2019

Gladewater calls itself “The Antique Capital of East Texas”.   With approx. 200 dealers in 16 malls, Gladewater has a revitalized downtown.

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Waco, TX 3/2/2019

This walk was hosted by the Dallas Trekkers Club in conjunction with the TVA semi-annual meeting.  The walk registration was at Lover’s Leap in Cameron Park.  The 10K was on trails.  There was also a 5K on Park Roads and … Continue reading

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Temple, TX 3/1/2019

This walk was hosted by the Texas Volksmarching Assn in conjunction with their semi-annual meeting. The meeting was held in Waco on Saturday.

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