Colorado River Walkers

Colorado River Walkers

Walking for Fun, Fitness and Friendship


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Love on the Trail

Love on the Trail

It is always a joy to share a love story, but this one is special to us because it happened step by step, while volksmarching.  The wonderful couple above are Mary Dougherty and Charles Rogers, who got married on May 23rd of this year.  They […]

Lady Bird Lake YRE Group Walk in May

Lady Bird Lake YRE Group Walk in May

Carol Obianwu walked 5.4 k of our Lady Bird Lake Year Round Event during the Memorial Day weekend, and today she led a group walk of the Lady Bird Lake YRE. There were 12 walkers in all today. Carol said it was a long walk, […]

Stoney Creek Park and Fort Dessau Historical Landmark

Stoney Creek Park and Fort Dessau Historical Landmark

Our wonderful Colorado River Walkers continue to explore more neighborhood parks in the Austin area. Recently Carol Obianwu and a group of walkers checked out Stoney Creek Park in Pflugerville, which is on the north east side of Austin. After the walk through the park […]

Red Cedar River on Michigan State University Campus

Red Cedar River on Michigan State University Campus

Our Colorado River Walkers club member, Terry Sullivan, and her husband, Doug Laycock, recently sent these pictures from East Lansing, Michigan. Their usual daily walk is along the banks of the Red Cedar River, which flows through the Michigan State University campus in East Lansing. […]

Katherine Fleischer Park Group Walk

Katherine Fleischer Park Group Walk

A group of Colorado River Walkers met at Katherine Fleischer Park this past Sunday, May 17th, and enjoyed a small group walk. Carol O. organized the walk, and she and Charles R. sent these pictures. Everyone stayed safe by wearing their masks!

Elks Lodge – Oct 2007

Elks Lodge – Oct 2007

Time for Throwback Thursday! How many Colorado River Walkers remember when we used to hold our monthly club meetings at the Elks Lodge in south Austin? This is a shot that was taken there after the meeting in October, 2007. Left to right are Debbie […]

Meeting Minutes May 2020

Meeting Minutes May 2020

Meeting Minutes Colorado River Walkers May 11, 2020 CALL TO ORDER:  The meeting and CRW annual picnic was called to order by President, Carol O. at 5:45 pm at Patterson Park.  Fourteen members were preset. We maintained the City/State requirements for Covid-19. MINUTES: The 3/9/2020 […]

Wells Branch Hike and Bike Trail and Katherine Fleischer Park

Wells Branch Hike and Bike Trail and Katherine Fleischer Park

Carol Obianwu recently sent these photographs from her walk on the Wells Branch Hike and Bike Trail in north Austin.  The hike and bike trail circles both Mills Pond Park and Katherine Fleischer Park. The picture above is of club member Ursula B. and her […]

CRW Club Meeting and Picnic is May 11th

CRW Club Meeting and Picnic is May 11th

Carol, our club president, checked with a number of Colorado River Walkers members this past weekend to see if people wanted to gather for our usual club meeting and picnic in May. The consensus was that folks would like to go ahead and have our […]

Thankful for Sidewalk Art

Thankful for Sidewalk Art

It’s nice to be reminded of life’s little blessings… and of our role in this world as human beings. On a recent walk in a neighborhood just south of mine, I came across some painted stones on the sidewalk. The little round stone that was […]