Category Archives: urban hiking

Houston, TX 2/16/2019

Walk started at Leonel J. Castillo Community Center.  It is next to Hogg Park and the walk was mostly along White Oak Bayou. Advertisements

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Garland, TX 2/2/2019

The walk started at Dos Banderas in historic downtown Garland.

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San Pedro Springs Park – San Antonio 1/26/2019

The walk started on the San Antonio College campus, wandered through part of the Monte Vista Residential Historic District, and then through San Pedro Springs Park back to the campus.  It was a good walk.  I got carried away on … Continue reading

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Atlanta, TX (Cass County) 01/05/2019

Atlanta is in East Texas.  It is just 10 miles West of the Arkansas State Line, and 25 miles SW of  Texarkana.  It is not a new county, but it is a new town.

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Walking in the New Year along Swiss Ave in Dallas

On Jan. 1 we joined other walkers in Dallas (in spite of the 40 degree weather) for a walk in the Swiss Avenue Historic District.  This was the first deed-restricted neighborhood in Texas.  It was the  first paved street in … Continue reading

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Waco, Texas Walking Tour

This tour of Waco is hosted by the Dallas Trekkers Volkssport (Walking) Club out of Dallas, TX.   There is a $3.00 fee per person for doing this event. The start point for this walking tour is at the Waco … Continue reading

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Waxahachie, TX – 12/15/2018

This is an “unofficial” Volksmarching event as the walk registration box is gone.  Not able to earn a stamp for this event, we made up our own 5K walk route and found some interesting stuff.  

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