Monthly Archives: September 2013

Houston Walking Club Event – Oct 5th at Independence

The Houston Happy Hikers are hosting this event.  Independence is located twelve miles northeast of Brenham, it was founded in 1835 in Austin’s colony of Anglo Americans.  It became a Baptist religious and educational center of the Republic of Texas. … Continue reading

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Dallas Walking Club Event – Sept 28th under the High Five

The Dallas Trekkers are hosting this event under the High Five.  The High Five Interchange in Dallas, Texas, is a massive five-level freeway interchange at the junction of two major highways; Lyndon B. Johnson Freeway and the Central Expressway. The … Continue reading

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Walking Event Sept 28th at SA Land Heritage Institute

The Randolph Roadrunners club is hosting this event.  The Land Heritage Institute is located in south Bexar County on the southern bank of the Medina River. It is a1,200 acre preserve with 18 miles of hike/bike/equestrian trails all within 10 … Continue reading

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Kerrville Trailblazers Event – Sept 21st at “Old Tunnel Wildlife Area”

This abandoned tunnel of the Fredericksburg & Northern Railway is run by the Texas State Parks, but there is no entry fee at this time.  This Tunnel is the only railroad tunnel ever dug in Texas east of the Pecos … Continue reading

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Austin Walking Club Event – Sept 14th in Violet Crown

The Colorado River Walkers Club is hosting this event.  Violet Crown is made up of the Central Austin neighborhoods of Crestview and Brentwood.  These communities were established on dairy and cotton farmland in the 1940’s.  Returning G.I.’s bought small 2 … Continue reading

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