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This hike begins & ends @ Spotts Park located @ 401 S. Heights Blvd Houston, TX 77007. Meet group in front of tennis courts. Parking: Park on Willia St. At the end of Willia St. there's an entrance into the park (you can see the tennis courts from the street). Hiking Path: We will explore Spotts Park (a 16 acre park located btw Waugh & Memorial Dr) then make our way to Buffalo Bayou hiking towards Shepherd Dr. We'll then loop back around and stop @ Waugh Bridge watching the bats take off at dusk. No restrooms available @ Spotts Park or along hiking trail. **Please do not leave valuables in your car.** It's best to not leave anything visible (regardless of value) in your car. Bring water, bug spray, sunscreen, hat. Bring a flashlight. Wear comfortable walking shoes. We will be walking on concrete. **Members are responsible for their own transportation to/from events.** Do not ask other members for rides.
Join us for a Weds. evening 6 mile walk around the Memorial Park Leiberman Loop trail. The trail is 3 miles long- we will walk twice around the trail. Parking available @ Running Center. Street parking available along N. Picnic Ln. **The park can get crowded on weekday evenings, allow extra time for parking.** We will leave together as a group from Running Center parking lot. Shoes: Wear comfortable walking/running shoes. Restrooms/Water Fountains: available inside of Running Center prior to walk. Additional restrooms & water fountains available along the trail. **Members are responsible for their own transportation to/from events.** Do not ask other members for rides.
Join us for a Sunday evening hike @ Terry Hershey Park. We will hike South on the paved trail then East. This is an out & back hike. We will hike 6 miles @ a pace of 3 miles/hr. What to Bring: Water, bug spray. Shoes: Wear comfortable walking/running shoes. Any supportive sports type shoe will do. Dogs: Fit & friendly dogs are welcome to attend. Must be on a leash and friendly to other dogs/people. Restrooms: Available @ trailhead. We will pass a restroom midway thru hike.
Join us for a Monday morning hike thru the different colored trails of HoChiMinh located in Memorial Park. We will be hiking on dirt trails with lots of trees and elevation changes. Hiking stick helpful. Restrooms available inside Running Center prior to hike. No restrooms or water fountain available along hiking path. This hike is not appropriate for children or dogs, esp. dogs with short legs. Bring water, bug spray, hat. Wear hiking boots or shoes.