Category Archives: letterboxing

College Station, TX Urban Hike – 07/23/16

College Station has two Year Round Events (urban hikes).  One is on the Texas A and M Campus.  The other is called the Four Parks Walk.  We chose to do the Four Parks event but since it was hot we … Continue reading

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Herman Park 10K Year Round

We headed to Houston on Friday morning.  We started walking at 8:00 am (45 degrees and sunny) and had a great walk.  The walk started at the Wyndham Hotel at the Medical Center.  We passed this park at the corner of … Continue reading

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Nacogdoches 10K Year Round

We headed out to East Texas on Saturday morning.  We started walking at 9:30 am and had a great walk.  Most of the Volksmarch walk route is along the Nana Bayou.  Great Trail. Store planter near walk start. Park Sign. … Continue reading

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Enchanted Rock 10K Year Round

After spending the night in Fredericksburg we headed north to walk the Enchanted Rock Natural Area. The first part of the 10K is a hike to the summit. When you get to the top you look for a round metal surveyor’s … Continue reading

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Navasota 10K Year Round

We drove to Navasota today to walk.  It was 77 when we started walking and 88 when we finished.  Not bad for August in Texas.  We registered at the Filling Station Diner and Cafe on Washington Ave and headed out … Continue reading

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Granbury 10K Year Round

We drove up to Granbury today to walk.  It was 77 when we started walking and 88 when we finished.  Not back for August in Texas.  We registered at the hotel and headed out with a set of directions for … Continue reading

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