Category Archives: urban hiking

Hillsboro, TX – 10/14/17

We joined the Hood County Hummers Walkers Club for a walk in Hillsboro. Advertisements

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Austin, TX (Mueller Lake Park) – 09/30/2017

In 2000, the old Robert Mueller Municipal Airport was approved for development as a mixed-use community, with residential neighborhoods, retail and offices. Mueller Lake Park was part of the re-use plan. Our walk started at Patterson Park and walked over … Continue reading

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Stephenville, TX – 09/23/17

Stephenville has a Year Round Event that can be walked at any time by registering, paying a $3.00 per person fee and picking up a set of directions .  We, however, registered and then went off on our own to … Continue reading

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Schreiner Park – Kerrville, Tx 09/16/17

In 1934, the City of Kerrville donated 517 acres to the State Parks Board for development of a state park. Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) Company 1823CV arrived in January 1935 to begin construction on project SP-58. The company stayed until … Continue reading

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Gonzales, TX – 08/12/2017

Gonzales is where the Texas fight for independence from Mexico began. The town of Gonzales had a small 6-pound cannon which they buried to hide from the 150 Mexican Dragoons sent to take it. On October 2, 1835, it was … Continue reading

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Singing Winds Park – Kerrville, Tx 08/05/17

This walk was a sanctioned event in conjunction with the Texas Volkssport Association bi-annual meeting.  The walk was on a gravel trail through Singing Winds Park.

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Mission San Jose (San Antonio) 7/22/2017

We did an event today that started at Mission San Jose.  It is a 13K walk along the San Antonio River to reach Mission Concepcion, but we only did the 6K, so we didn’t reach it.  The walk is an … Continue reading

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