Category: Walks

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!

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 […]

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 […]

Hutto Lake Park Walk

Hutto Lake Park Walk

Lynn Butler sent these beautiful pictures from a recent evening walk at Hutto Lake Park in Hutto, TX.  She walks 4 to 6 miles most days and enjoys finding new places to walk in her surrounding neighborhoods and parks.  Lynn said that Hutto Lake Park […]

Michigan State in East Lansing

Michigan State in East Lansing

We Colorado River Walkers are reaching out and sharing our neighborhood walks with each other from as far away as Michigan! One of our longtime club members, Terry Sullivan, sent these pictures from her current neighborhood walks at Michigan State University in East Lansing, MI.  […]

Heritage at Vizcaya Walk in Round Rock

Heritage at Vizcaya Walk in Round Rock

Carolyn Doolittle, a member of our walking club, sent these beautiful pictures from a recent 5k walk that she took in her neighborhood with her dog, Oakley. Her neighborhood, Heritage at Vizcaya, is on the northeast side of Round Rock.  The neighborhood has extensive hike […]