Category Archives: day trip

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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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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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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Houston, TX 2/16/2019

Walk started at Leonel J. Castillo Community Center.  It is next to Hogg Park and the walk was mostly along White Oak Bayou.

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Garland, TX 2/2/2019

The walk started at Dos Banderas in historic downtown Garland.

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