Tag 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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Eden – 04/14/2018

Eden is 21 miles SE of Paint Rock (the county seat for Concho County).  Our walk started at a small park.

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Deep Ellum (Dallas) – 03/17/2018

Texas State Historical Assoc. Text The area was settled as a “freedmen’s town” by former slaves after the Civil War; its location on Elm Street, just east of the Houston and Texas Central tracks near the depot, was too far … Continue reading

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Llano – 03/10/2018

Llano calls itself the “Deer Capital of Texas” and the Chamber of Commerce and other businesses around town have decorated fiberglass deer on display, so while doing this Volksmarching event we were keeping an eye out for the deer. It … Continue reading

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Onion Creek Greenbelt – Austin, TX – 11/18/2017

We walked the Onion Creek Greenbelt event hosted by The Colorado Riverwalkers Club. About half was on dirt trails, the other half was in the FEMA buyout area (due to frequent flooding).  

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McKinney, TX – 11/10/2017

We headed back to our car and headed north for the event in Denison.  I’ve already published the pictures for it.

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Mount Vernon, TX – 10/21/2017

Mount Vernon is the Franklin County seat.  The downtown area reflects a small-town atmosphere. The central plaza has a picturesque gazebo and park benches. On the north side of the square is a classical revival 1912 white limestone courthouse with … Continue reading

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