Tag Archives: active-retirement

Belton, TX – 01/16/2021

It is a new year and hopefully better year.  This is the sixth time I’ve blogged about walking in Belton.  Our last walk here was in 2017.  After registering we parked at (former) Confederate Park, it has been renamed but … Continue reading

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Lincoln Heights Event – San Antonio – 1/09/2021

We met the walking club at the Corner Bakery Cafe in the Alamo Quarry Market.  This area was once a functioning cement factory.  Vintage Fordson tractor once operated at the plant and quarry. The four cylinder motor generated about twenty-five … Continue reading

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Boerne Christmas Walk – 12/12/2020

This is a walk we’ve done many times, but always find enjoyable. Walk registration: Ellen (worker), John and Tina getting ready to Register to Walk. Walk started at St. Joseph’s Hall. On the corner is their Nativity Scene. Abstract sculpture … Continue reading

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San Gabriel Riverwalk – 11/14/2020

This was an out and back on a paved sidewalk along the San Gabriel River.   Long time volksmarching out enjoying the walk. View of the river from an overlook. The river is very shallow, you can see the bottom here. … Continue reading

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Curtis Park – Dallas 10/31/2020

This was a park to park walk with Halloween decorations and flowering plants along the way. Walk start volunteers. Rock bridge which might be WPA (unmarked). Out of focus swan… it just wouldn’t cooperate and pose for me. Lake with … Continue reading

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Las Colinas 10/11/2020

Las Colinas is a planned community of high-rise office buildings with family homes set around golf courses and lakes. It is located north of Dallas between Irving and Farmers Branch. The last time we walked here was in 2003… so … Continue reading

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Waco New YRE 10/4/2020

The route we walked yesterday had construction blocking part of the route, so I reworked the trail and today we walked part of it to try it out.  It followed the riverwalk north toward the Zoo. Police Memorial My Vietnam … Continue reading

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Waco Year Round Event 10/3/2020

Passing a new “Keep Going” mural. Completed in 1930, this is a four story cement structure with marble steps. Placed in 1909, it was a watering trough for horses. Today it is just a statue of polished granite with bronze … Continue reading

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Moya Park 09/26/2020

Moya Park is  a 92 acre park east of Austin.  The Colorado River Walkers held an event there today and we enjoyed the paved hike/bike trail.  The trail winds through large pecan groves. Walkers registering for the walk. After registering … Continue reading

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Pflugerville 06/27/2020

Pflugerville is stuck between a Rock and a Weird Place.  Their words, not mine.  To see this sign visit the pocket park between City Hall and the Hanovers Draught Haus.   We all wore face coverings at the registration. Brandy, Ed, … Continue reading

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