Category: On the Trail

Photos from Garrison Park Walk on Aug 8th

Photos from Garrison Park Walk on Aug 8th

This past Saturday, August 8th, a group of Colorado River Walkers enjoyed an informal group walk through Garrison District Park in south Austin and in the surrounding Garrison Park neighborhood. In the photo above are, left to right, Mary, Hal, Carol, Jean, Greg and Doug. […]

Photos from Brushy Creek Walk on Aug 1st

Photos from Brushy Creek Walk on Aug 1st

A group of 11 walkers had a very pleasant walk last Saturday, starting at Brushy Creek Lake Park in Cedar Park. In the picture above, Jean (on the left) and Mary (on the right) pause in front of the lake. Doug led the group on […]

Photos from Old Settlers Park walk in Round Rock

Photos from Old Settlers Park walk in Round Rock

A group of Colorado River Walkers enjoyed the Exploratory Walk in Round Rock last Saturday, July 25th. They walked in Old Settlers Park, and then a smaller group checked out the historical buildings maintained by the Old Settlers Association of Williamson County, Texas. The photo […]

Photos from Fairview Park Walk

Photos from Fairview Park Walk

Both Carol O. and Doug E. took pictures on the group walk of our Fairview Park YRE this past Saturday. Also Mary Ann sent a few pictures that she took when she did the walk with her friend, Barbara. Carol took the picture above of […]

Photos from Brushy Creek Trail on July 4th

Photos from Brushy Creek Trail on July 4th

Carol and Doug sent these great photos from the group walk of part of the new Cedar Park YRE route yesterday. They walked on portions of the Brushy Creek Regional Trail in the Cedar Park area. In the picture below, the group is standing in […]

Photos from Austin Capital YRE on June 20th

Photos from Austin Capital YRE on June 20th

The Summer Sunrise Event that we hosted to highlight our CRW Austin YRE walks started off overcast and rainy on Saturday morning. That didn’t stop some walkers, though, and we have some great pictures that were sent in by Sheri L., Nelli A. and Carol […]

Walking Is Still Open!

Walking Is Still Open!

Lynn Butler, a member of our Colorado River Walkers club, wrote an inspiring article on how much walking has affected her life, and we are pleased to share it on our website. The article was originally published in the June 2020 issue of The American […]

Violet Crown Trail in Austin

Violet Crown Trail in Austin

A group of Colorado River Walkers hiked a portion of the Violet Crown Trail this past Friday, June 5th. They walked the trail in the area where it goes through Dick Nichols District Park in southwest Austin. Carol Obianwu sent these beautiful pictures from their […]

Michigan State University College of Agriculture Gardens

Michigan State University College of Agriculture Gardens

Terry Sullivan and her husband, Doug Laycock, are discovering more places on the Michigan State University campus in East Lansing. They recently came across the College of Agriculture Gardens on one of their walks and sent these beautiful pictures. In the picture above, Doug is […]

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 […]