Category: Texas

Barton Creek Upper 11/3/18

  Trying out the new WordPress editor on this one so gonna be just some pics and whatever else I end up messing with.  Edit: Well the pics didn’t show up on the mobile version so I guess it’s back to the normal editor…

Lake Somerville – Nails Creek State Park 5/19/18

  Saturday, May 19, 2018   Lake Somerville – Nails Creek State Park – near Brenham, TX Partly cloudy, warm, pleasant, upper 70s Ian, Biff, Finn 5.6 miles   Another new State Park!  We went to Navasota for the weekend and I went hiking…

Steiner Ranch Trail System – Bear Creek Trail 5/6/18

  Sunday, May 6, 2018   Steiner Ranch Trail System – Bear Creek Trail Sunny and humid, but nice Ian, Court, Biff, Finn 1.6 miles   We once again headed out to Steiner Ranch to do a quick hike with the pups.  We ended…

Guadalupe River State Park 4/29/18

  Sunday, April 29, 2018   Guadalupe River State Park, near Boerne, TX Ian, Court, Biff, Finn Warm, partly cloudy, low 80s 3.5 miles give or take   Another new state park for us!  We have been wanting to get out to this park…

Grelle Recreation Area 4/8/18

  Sunday, April 8, 2018   Grelle Recreation Area  Cloudy, 50s-60s, giving way to sun and 70s Ian, Court, Biff, Finn 3.8 miles   Another new trail for us.  It turns out there are a lot of trails within the LCRA parks that aren’t…

South Llano River State Park – 3/24/18-3/25/18

Saturday and Sunday, March 24-25, 2018 South Llano River State Park – Fawn Trail and Golden Cheeked Warbler Trail Combo + River Trail Upper 60s, partly cloudy, perfect Ian, Court, Biff, Finn Around 7 miles total     Oh, look at that.  I still…

Commons Ford Ranch 1/15/18

  Monday, January 15, 2018   Hike: Commons Ford Ranch Weather: partly cloudy, pleasant, mid 60s Hikers: Ian, Court, Biff, Finn Length: 2.1 miles   New trail today!  We went out to Commons Ford Park, which apparently used to be a ranch, and did…

Buescher State Park 12/30/17

  Saturday, December 30, 2017   Hike: Buescher State Park – near Smithville, TX Weather: chilly, overcast, low 50s Hikers: Ian, Court, Biff, Finn Length: 4.4 miles   We went out to my parent’s cabin near La Grange for New Year’s Eve, as usual,…

Inks Lake Overnight 11/25/17-11/26/17

  Saturday and Sunday, November 25-26, 2017   Inks Lake State Park near Burnet, TX Valley Spring Creek Trail and Devil’s Backbone Trail Ian, Court, Biff, Finn   Since Finn had done a couple of regular hikes, it was time to get him out…

Lake Georgetown – Goodwater Trail – Cedar Breaks TH 11/19/17

  Sunday, November 19, 2017   Lake Georgetown – Goodwater Trail – Cedar Breaks Trail Head, Georgetown, TX cool, 50s-60s Ian, Biff, Finn 7.92 miles   This is one of my favorite hikes in Central Texas.  We woke up early to hit the trail,…

Inga’s Trail 11/18/17

  Saturday, November 18, 2017   Inga’s Trail – Austin, TX Ian, Biff, Finn pleasant, low 70s about 2 miles   I took the dogs out solo on Saturday to Bull Creek after Finn’s last vet appointment.  He now has all his shots and…

Greenbelt – 360 Trail Head 11/4/17

  Saturday, November 4, 2017   Greenbelt – 360 Trail Head Ian, Court, Biff, Finn HUMID, warm, upper 70s 1.9 miles   While it was nice to get out on the Greenbelt for the first time in a while, the humidity was just horrendous,…