Category Archives: Get Active

High Island Bird Sanctuaries Volksmarch (5/10K) – 04/02/2016

The Houston Happy Hikers are hosting this event and would like everyone to come join us.  You do not have to be a club member to participate.  The usual $7 entry fee to the Sanctuaries is waived because April 2 … Continue reading

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Kiest Park/Kiestwood Trail Volksmarch – Sat 04/02/2016

The Dallas Trekkers are hosting a 5k walk and a 10k walk. Walk 263 acre park on paved trails. Continue into neighborhood and paved Kiestwood Trail, which includes wildflower conservation areas. Return to finish in Kiest Park. You are NOT required … Continue reading

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McAllen, TX 6K/10K Walking Events 03/05/2016

The City of McAllen Parks and Rec Dept is  hosting this event and would like everyone to come join us.  Membership is not required to participate. The walk route passes Towne Lake and goes northward on paved trails through a … Continue reading

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Houston Buffalo Bayou Walk (10K) – 02/20/2016

The Houston Happy Hikers are hosting this event and would like everyone to come join us.  You do not have to be a club member to participate. The walk route is along Buffalo Bayou.  The area between Shepherd and Sabine Streets  is a … Continue reading

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Mesquite Heritage Trail Volksmarch – Sat 10/24/15

The Dallas Trekkers are hosting a 5k walk and a 10k walk.   Walk along the new Mesquite Heritage Trail that connects neighborhoods, parks, restaurants and retail from the main spine trail.  This walk will start at the Trail Plaza at Dunford … Continue reading

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Easter Volksmarch – Comfort, TX Sat 04/04/2015

  The Hill Country Volkssportsverein is hosting its popular Easter walks (5K/10K/18K) on Saturday.  This event is best known for its Easter egg hunt along the walk routes.  A limited number of large, colorful Easter eggs will be hidden on the … Continue reading

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