Category Archives: Photo Journal

Grapevine, TX – 09/29/2018

We joined the Dallas Trekkers Club for a  walk in the downtown historic area of Grapevine. We parked in the free parking lot and walked to the start at Bingham Family Vineyards Wine Tasting Room.

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Kit McConnico Park – 09/22/2018

At least half of the park on the NE side of Lufkin is a sports complex for softball and soccer.  The other half is wooded terrain in which the Lufkin Bicycle Coalition has constructed mountain bike trails.  These bike trails … Continue reading

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Jourdanton, TX – 09/19/2018

Jourdanton is the Atascosa County Seat. It is approximately 37 miles south of downtown San Antonio. At the center of town is the intersection of Texas State HWY-16 and 97. It is not a new county for us. We walked … Continue reading

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Fredericksburg, TX – 09/12/2018

Fredericksburg is the jewel of the “Texas Hill Country”.  It has multiple Year Round walking events.  We chose to do the St. Mary’s Cemetery Event.

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Granbury, TX – 07/14/2018

Granbury is the Hood County Seat.  It is 35 miles SW of Fort Worth. This walk takes us by many Victorian houses.

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Floresville, TX – 06/29/2018

Floresville is the Wilson County Seat. The town was platted in 1870 and the railroad arrived in 1883. It is 30 miles SE of San Antonio. We registered at a motel for the walk and drove over to the courthouse … Continue reading

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Rockwall, TX – 06/22/2018

Rockwall is the Rockwall County Seat.  It is the smallest county (land wise) in Texas.   We walked on a Friday again so we could get inside the courthouse and take a picture of another skylight under a courthouse dome.  … Continue reading

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Cleburne, TX – 06/15/2018

Cleburne is the Johnson County Seat. It is 30 miles south of Fort Worth on US-67. There is a state park nearby, but our walk was in the historic downtown. We walked on a Friday so we could get inside … Continue reading

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Karnes City, TX – 06/02/2018

Karnes City is the Karnes County Seat. Established in 1890, it was named in honor of Henry W. Karnes (1812-1840), Texas Ranger hero.  We parked on the Courthouse Square to begin the walk.  When the courthouse was built in 1895, it had … Continue reading

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Cameron, TX – 05/26/2018

Cameron is the Milam County Seat. It sets at the intersection of US-190 and US-77. We parked on the Courthouse Square to begin the walk.

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