Category Archives: walking tour

College Station (A&M Campus) 06/09/2018

We wanted to walk the campus, but the walk registration box is hosted by the Bush Presidential Library which doesn’t open until 9:30…. so we made up our own 5K walk route. We started at 8 a.m. and were finished … Continue reading

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Houston Tunnels and Skybridges Volksmarch- 07/28/2017

Houston’s “underground” is a system of tunnels 20 feet below the downtown streets and more than 6 miles long. Having started out years ago as a tunnel between two downtown movie theaters, today it includes restaurants and retail and connects … Continue reading

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Salado, TX Urban Hike – 08/27/16

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Shiner, TX Urban Hike – 08/20/16

Todays adventure included a long drive and a walk around Shiner, Tx. Registration was at Harold’s Convenience Store.

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Granbury, TX Urban Hike – 08/06/16

Todays urban hike started at the First Presbyterian Church. Priscilla and Heinz were working the start table. Ed and Carlen talking to Heinz. Activity at the registration area.  Some of the 5K walkers are already checking in. Our daughter Kerwin … Continue reading

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Belton, TX Urban Hike – 07/30/16

Todays adventure included a walk through historic downtown Belton and through the lovely Mary Hardin Baylor Campus. We have arrived at the UMHB Campus. The walk leaves the campus and does a loop in a nice residential area. We return … Continue reading

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Georgetown, TX Year Round Event – 07/09/16

We met our daughter at the visitor’s center on the old Courthouse Square to register. It has been three years since we walked this event, and she’s never walked it before. The square was ringed with arts/crafts tents. We started … Continue reading

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