Category Archives: Road Trip

Fort Davis National Historic Site – Fort Davis, TX – 10/6/2018

We walked this event hosted by the West Texas Trail Walkers.  We did the 5K which was mostly on level ground around the fort grounds. Advertisements

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Chihuahuan Desert Nature Center – Fort Davis, TX – 10/5/2018

We hiked this trail hosted by the Midland Walkabout Club. Open year-round, the Nature Center offers over five miles of hiking trails, in addition to the Desert Botanical Garden, the Cactus & Succulent Greenhouse, the Heritage Mining Exhibit, the Geologic … Continue reading

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Gilmer Yamboree 10K Event – 10/17/2015

We did a one day road trip to East Texas for a fun event in the small town of Gilmer. The volksmarching event was held in conjunction with their Yamboree Festival. Walk registration was in front of the Brookshire’s.

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Wichita Falls 5K – April 4, 2015

The walk started at the Econolodge where we saw this small Statue of Liberty. We did the walk in Lucy Park. The walk goes by the falls which were running full this time. The walk doesn’t cross the suspension bridge … Continue reading

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TVA Memorial Event Volksmarch – 12/31/14

  The Texas Volkssport Assn. (TVA) holds a Memorial Event on Dec. 31st in memory of Texas Volksmarchers who have passed away that year. This event is held in Fredericksburg, TX which is the city where Volksmarching started in the … Continue reading

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Big Springs State Park Volksmarch – 12/28/14

The walk started at the Ranger Station which was built by the CCC. We walked down and picked up the Nature Trail. The steps on the nature trail. We came to the fenced Prairie Dog Town, but we didn’t see … Continue reading

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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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