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Fort Richardson State Park 10K

First a short history lesson on Fort Richardson. It was officially established in February 1868 in order to provide protection against marauding Comanche and Kiowa Indians. The unstockaded fort occupied some 300 acres along Lost Creek, a tributary of the … Continue reading

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The Colony Shoreline Trail Event completed 05/09/15

 

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Buda 10K Event completed 05/02/2015

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Gruene 10K Event completed 04/25/15

Walk started inside the Gruene Dance hall. Volunteers selling start cards for $3.00 each. Volunteer collecting the completed registration cards and giving directions for the event. Second store built by Henry D. Gruene. Henry D. Gruene’s home.  Now a B&B. … Continue reading

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Fort Parker State Park 10K

The walk started at the pavilion right next to the lake. Ed registering for the event. Walk heads out across the lagoon on a pontoon bridge. Pretty reeds. Ed on the trail through the woods. Looks like wild hogs had … Continue reading

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Salt Lake City Volksmarch (10K)

Our first day of vacation involved a flight to SLC, renting a car and driving to the walk start for this Year Round Volksmarching Event.  This is an urban hike / walking tour of Salt Lake City.  

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Walking “To Do” List

As the heat of summer is fast approaching the weekend walking events become few and far between.  So to fill the void we have Year Round Event (YREs) that can be done by anyone at most anytime (dawn to dusk … Continue reading

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10K at Mrs. Lee’s Garden (near Gladewater)

We headed out to East Texas this morning to visit Mrs. Lee’s Garden which is just south of Gladewater.  It was a cool (58) and misting rain when we started.  We were warned that the flowers weren’t at their best … Continue reading

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Come hike Dana Peak Park on 8/3/2013

Start/Finish point and registration will be at the covered pavilion, Dana Peak Park, Stillhouse Hollow Lake, Harker Heights, Texas. Tell gate attendant you are there for the walk to avoid paying park day use fees. START TIME:7:30-10:00 AM. Off the … Continue reading

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