Category Archives: walks

Lake Livingston State Park 10K

Today we hiked at Lake Livingston State Park.  It is a year round event that can be done most any day.  We got the walk box from the rangers station, registered, and headed out. We learned that this 10K event … Continue reading

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Virginia City / Nevada City, MT – Volksmarch

Virginia City and Nevada City lie about a mile apart along Alder Gulch, the site of the richest placer gold strike in the Rocky Mountains.  Most of the distance between is along a bird watching path along the creek. Rich … Continue reading

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Helena, MT – 11K Volksmarch

Helena is a nice town with lots of history.  I enjoyed learning about the gold rush in 1864.  The walk took us down Last Chance Gulch where the four miners made the strike.  These are pictures from there. Nearby is … Continue reading

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Massacre Rock State Park, Id – Year Round 11k

This year round event start at the Visitor’s Center and does a short loop on the Po’hogwe Nature Trail before heading out along the Snake River.  It finally leaves the river and crosses under Interstate 86 to visit the historic … Continue reading

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Plano Sunrise Walk (10K)

We walked with the Plano Walking Club on Saturday to celebrate their 30th year of Volksmarching.  The walk started at Hoblitzelle Park and went along the concrete hike/bike trails through the park and connected to the Russell Creek Greenbelt.  It … Continue reading

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Lyndn B. Johnson State Park Volksmarch (10K)

We did the Year Round Event today that explores the LBJ State Park near Stonewall, TX.  The walk starts at the visitor’s center and goes to the exhibit building with information on LBJ.  It continues along a nature trail to … Continue reading

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Austin – Lady Bird Lake Volksmarch (10K)

We did the Year Round Event today that circles Lady Bird Lake (used to be called Town Lake) made by damming up the Colorado River.  This is an easy walk unless you count the danger of being run down by … Continue reading

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