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Adults of All Ages Welcome! You must be of reasonable fitness level to participate in posted events. Our hikes keep a pace of approx. 3miles/hr.

Hikes (4-7 miles) will be posted on a regular basis in the greater Houston area. This will be our main purpose for “Meeting Up”. Check our calendar for weekday, weeknight, & weekend events.

On occasion, we will post longer hikes, bicycle rides, & other outdoor activities as suggested by our members. Feel free to message the organizers, we invite your suggestions.

We will do our best to give complete information about each posting to help you decide whether to participate.

Dogs are not allowed @ any events hosted by Houston Urban Trekkers. No exceptions.

For longer hikes and camping trips, please visit another meetup - Houston Area Trails & More

Upcoming events (4+)

Sunday Morning Hike~Cullen Park (7 Miles)

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Directions to Meeting Location: Group will meet @ last parking lot NORTH of Saums Rd. From Saums Rd, turn NORTH on S Park View Dr. Follow curving road all the way to end.

When the road ends you have arrived @ the last parking lot.

Satellite Photo shows exactly where group will meet.

Hiking Path: Mostly shaded, flat & easy, out & back asphalt trail. We will follow walking path to Hwy 6 & return. Hiking pace: 3miles/hr.

VERY IMPORTANT: Bring Bug Spray!! This trail is notorious for Mosquitoes!!

Also Bring: Water, Sunscreen, Hat. Wear comfortable walking/hiking shoes. Any supportive sports type shoe will do.

Do not bring your dog. Dogs not allowed @ any events hosted by Houston Urban Trekkers.

Restrooms: available @ beginning of hike and mid-hike. Restrooms may or may not be open.

Car break-ins are a big problem in Houston, esp. @ hiking trails.

Leave Valuables @ home or stow them in your trunk PRIOR to arriving @ parking lot.

Morning Walk~Memorial Park Loop & Green Trail (6 Miles)

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Join us for a Tues. morning 6 mile walk around the Memorial Park Leibermann Loop trail and the Green trail. We will walk the Leibermann loop making our way to the Green trail.

We will leave together as a group from Tennis Center building located @ 1500 E Memorial Loop Dr. Look for group of hikers gathered in front of building near benches.

You must pay for parking if you park in the lot directly in front of Tennis Center building. Ticket machine accepts credit cards only. Plenty of FREE street parking available.

Do not bring your dog. Dogs not allowed @ events hosted by Houston Urban Trekkers.

Hike begins promptly @ 9AM. Walking pace~ 3 miles/HR.

Bring & drink plenty of water! Bring hat, sunscreen, bug spray. No shade on Leibermann loop, green trail is shaded.

Shoes: Wear comfortable walking/running shoes. Any supportive sports-type running shoe will do.

Restrooms/Water fountains available along trail.

Do not leave valuables in your car. Houston is notorious for car break-ins. Leave valuables @ home or place them in your trunk PRIOR to arriving @ park.

Weds. Evening Hike~White Oak Bayou (North-5.7 Miles)

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Meet group in front of Tea & Victory, it's located in same parking lot as Restaurant Depot and it's next door to King's Bierhaus. We will leave parking lot area together as a group.

Please do not leave valuables in your car, and if you must, put them in your trunk PRIOR to arriving in parking area.

This will be an out & back hike along White Oak Bayou on a paved concrete trail. We will head north towards TC Jester Park & return.

Hiking Pace: 3 miles/HR.

Restrooms & water fountain available mid hike, although restrooms are sometimes closed. We will stop for a short 10 minute break mid hike.

What to Bring: bug spray, water, flashlight.

There are lamp posts along the trail but we will pass thru some areas with dim lighting.

Shoes: Wear comfortable walking/running shoes. Any supportive sports type running shoe will do. We will be walking on a concrete sidewalk.

Do not bring your dog. Dogs not allowed @ any events hosted by Houston Urban Trekkers.

Sun. Evening Hike White Oak Bayou (South) 6 Miles~Meet @ Tea & Victory

Tea & Victory is located in same parking lot of Restaurant Depot and it's next door to King's BierHaus. Attached map pin is correct.

Group will meet in front of Tea & Victory and leave parking lot area together as a group. Hike begins promptly @ 6PM.

No Restrooms or Water Fountains along hiking trail. Restroom available prior to event inside Tea & Victory.

Car Break-Ins are a big problem in Houston, esp. near hiking trails.

Do not leave valuables in your car, and if you must, put them in your trunk PRIOR to arriving @ parking area.

This will be an out & back hike along White Oak Bayou on a paved concrete trail. We will hike south towards Patterson St. & return.

Do not bring your dog. Dogs not allowed on hikes that I host.

Bring & drink plenty of water! Bring bug spray, hat.

Shoes: Wear comfortable walking/running shoes. Any supportive sports type running shoe will do.

Hiking Pace: 3 miles/hr.

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Mon. Evening Hike~Memorial Park Loop Trail (6 Miles)

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