Category Archives: urban hiking

Mineola, TX Walking Tour 11/17/2018

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Flag Pole Hill Park (Dallas) – 11/10/2018

The walk started at Flag Pole Hill and went downhill, which means of course at the end of this walk we have to walk back up the hill!

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Kings Highway (Dallas) – 10/27/2018

The walk started at Kidd Springs Park passed through residential streets to 12 Hills Nature Center. We returned through a commercial area to our start.

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Eden – 04/14/2018

Eden is 21 miles SE of Paint Rock (the county seat for Concho County).  Our walk started at a small park.

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Deep Ellum (Dallas) – 03/17/2018

Texas State Historical Assoc. Text The area was settled as a “freedmen’s town” by former slaves after the Civil War; its location on Elm Street, just east of the Houston and Texas Central tracks near the depot, was too far … Continue reading

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Llano – 03/10/2018

Llano calls itself the “Deer Capital of Texas” and the Chamber of Commerce and other businesses around town have decorated fiberglass deer on display, so while doing this Volksmarching event we were keeping an eye out for the deer. It … Continue reading

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Onion Creek Greenbelt – Austin, TX – 11/18/2017

We walked the Onion Creek Greenbelt event hosted by The Colorado Riverwalkers Club. About half was on dirt trails, the other half was in the FEMA buyout area (due to frequent flooding).  

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