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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


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


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


Dalhart - Dallam County - 04/08/2015

Our fourth county for this trip was Dallam. Dalhart the county seat is home to the XIT reunion each year. I was expecting a town the size of Dumas. 342 more words


Bend, OR - 1st Event of the 19th Annual Walking Convention

Unlike marathons, the metal shown above isn’t free at Volksmarching Events. The metal is $8.00, but our event registration is only $3.00. So you can do the event and purchase a metal for $11.00. 84 more words

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Stratford - Sherman County - 04/07/2015

Our third county for this trip was Sherman. It is north of Dumas. Another nice small town.

I cheated to get this star. I tried to take a picture at ground level, but it didn’t come out. 123 more words