Category Archives: hill country

Amarillo Volksmarch – 11/02

We did the Amarillo 11K event on Sunday.  Because we kept seeing neat stuff off the trail we increased the distance considerably.  But it was worth it.  I’ve been to Amarillo on numerous occasions without seeing any of this. Our … Continue reading

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Waring River Trail Volksmarch – 10/26/2014

This walk started at the same place as yesterday – the VFD.  We did a couple streets in town before heading out along the Guadalupe River to our first checkpoint. We continued on the road out to the cemetery. We … Continue reading

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Camp Capers Caper Volksmarch – 10/25/2014

Saturday we went down to the small town of Waring in the Texas Hill Country to do a 10K at Camp Capers which is an Episcopal Church Camp.  We’ve never had an event here before.  The walk started at the … Continue reading

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Fredericksburg at New Years

The Texas Volkssport Association hosted their annual Midnight walk to usher in the New Year at Fredericksburg.  First there was a social gathering at 11pm.   Pictures of the lights of Fredericksburg.   It is an annual event.  Put it … Continue reading

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Boerne – Dec. 14

The Randolph Roadrunners hosted a 5k and 10k walk at Boerne, TX.  Surrounded by the natural beauty of the Texas Hill Country, and only minutes from San Antonio, Boerne is a charming and picturesque small town. Old City Jail Pavilion … Continue reading

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Waring “Big Joshua” 11K

The Hill Country Volkssportsverein hosted  two 5k and 10k walks at Waring, an unincorporated community,  eight miles southwest of Comfort, TX.  Founded in 1887 the community was originally called Waringford.  The name was changed to just Waring in 1901. We … Continue reading

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Land Heritage Institute 10K

This is a living land museum on 1200 acres of open space along the banks of the Medina River on the far south side of San Antonio preserving, maintaining and interpreting 10,000 years of continual human habitation.  Current property access … Continue reading

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