Category Archives: Photos

Texarkana Volksmarch (10K)

The East Texas Trekkers host a Year Round Volksmarching Event (YRE) that takes walkers to both Texarkana, TX and Texarkana, Ark.  The walk starts on the Texas side of the state line.  We passed lovely churches. There were statures, markers and memorials. … Continue reading

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Texas Volkssport Assn (TVA) Reunion in Goldthwaite, TX

Saturday volksmarchers from all over Texas (and one at least from  Colorado) assembled at the community room of the Mills County Bank to register for a walking tour of the town.  Just down the street from the start was a … Continue reading

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Bonham Downtown 5K and Bonham State Park 5K

On Saturday, we went up to Bonham just northeast of McKinney to do some Volksmarching.  There were two clubs hosting events there yesterday.  The Dallas Trekkers were doing the City Event in Bonham.  The Plano Walking Club was doing a hike … Continue reading

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Fort Worth 10K

Today we went to the Sheraton Hotel on Commerce Street and requested the walk box.  The first two people we asked didn’t know anything about a “walk box” but we lucked out wsith the third person.  She handed us the box and … Continue reading

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Texas Volkssport Assn (TVA) Reunion in Cuero, TX

Saturday volksmarchers from all over Texas (and one at least from  Virginia) assembled at Anna Koch Pavilion in the Cuero City Park to register and do a great event.  There were four distance options.  5K, 6K, 10K or 11K.  I … Continue reading

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Bernini Galleries and Sculpture Ranch 10K (Johnson City, Tx)

This is a longhorn sculpture that is on Hwy 290 west of Johnson City.  It marks the turn to the Sculpture Ranch. Pat and Darlene are the volunteers handling the registration table.  It cost $3.00 to do the event. I … Continue reading

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Trails of Western Oaks 10K (Austin, Tx)

On Saturday, Feb.16th we headed south to Austin to walk with the Colorado River Walkers.  It was a chilly 40 degrees when we started walking at 8am. The first part of the walk was on the Arbor Trails.  A gravel path … Continue reading

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Martin Dies Jr. State Park 12K

On Saturday, Feb. 9th we headed out for far East Texas to do a year round volksmarching event in Jasper County.  It was cool (53 deg) and overcast.

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Allen, TX 10K

  Today we went up to Allen which is above Plano on Hwy 75.  The walk started at a grocery store.  We registered and headed out.  The majority of the walk was on a hike/bike trail that crisscrossed a creek.  … Continue reading

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Spring Lake Preserve 10K – San Marcos

I wrote a nice post and inserted my pictures (which I can’t figure out how to make into a gallery any more) and hit to put it online and when I looked at my post it was blank.  I can’t … Continue reading

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