Category Archives: Road Trip

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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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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