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Village Creek State Park - Hardin County - 04/18/15

This is the last new county event in Texas until after July. So this will be my last post here for awhile.

The recent heavy rains in the area caused the 10K route to be cancelled. 232 more words


Gruene Volksmarch - April 25-26, 2015

The NB Marsch und Wandergruppe is hosting this event.  There will be a 5K and a 10K walk.  The walk starts at the Gruene Dance Hall which was built in 1878 and is the oldest continually operated dance hall in Texas.  347 more words


Rembrandt I'm Not

Shenandoah National Park, Sunday April 19, 2015 — Patomac Appalachian Trail Club (PATC) North District Hoodlums Trail Crew gathered Saturday for its monthly outing. As usual, we divided into several work groups to clear, clean, repair and improve the trails in the park. 167 more words

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. 174 more words


Dr. Pepper Museum - Dublin, TX

Our last stop on the way home was in Dublin at the Dr. Pepper Museum.  The Dublin Bottling Plant, no longer bottles Dr. Pepper.  To find out the “rest of the story” you can visit… 146 more words

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Letterboxing the Texas Panhandle

On our way to the Dumas Volksmarching Event we detoured to look for a couple of boxes. The first was Up the Trail at Doans, Tx.  413 more words


Boys Ranch - Oldham County - 04/09/15

Our fifth and last new county for this trip was Oldham. We walked at the Cal Farley Boys/Girls Ranch which is also the ghost town of Tascosa. 467 more words