Advertisement -- Learn more about ads on this site.
WALKSFAR
80,000-99,999 SparkPoints 91,935
SparkPoints
 

Mineola Nature Preserve

Saturday, November 09, 2013

The walk was supposed to be a 10K but we got a little lost so I'm only taking credit for 8K. I know we missed one loop at least. The woods in East Texas were beautiful.



They told us they had a feral hog problem. We saw signs of them rooting along the trail but didn't see any actual hogs.



I liked this landscape picture. I thought there was a small cemetery but it turns out they had fenced in a spring to keep people away.



We took a picnic lunch and ate there after the walk. The start overlooked this lake where we say horseback riders.

Share This Post With Others
Member Comments About This Blog Post
  • v DUSTYCLARE
    That is one of the things I have missed since moving to Texas. I have no clue where all the natural trails are. The kids miss the mountains of Colorado and the copious amounts of natural trails in Illinois. Thank you for sharing these wonderful pictures and for the new trails to take.

    Way to go! 8 kilometers is still an awesome walk. emoticon
    955 days ago
  • v ACLAYJAR
    I sympathize with the missed loop...been there, done that. In parks and wilderness areas it is easy to lose the trail. Looks like a beautiful place to walk
    958 days ago
  • v 2ABBYNORMAL
    Beautiful pictures!
    emoticon
    959 days ago
  • v APRIL_WALKS
    I love reading about your walks! emoticon
    960 days ago
  • v MNNSAIDE
    What an awesome run!!!!
    960 days ago
  • Add Your Comment to the Blog Post

    Log in to post a comment


    Disclaimer: Weight loss results will vary from person to person. No individual result should be seen as a typical result of following the SparkPeople program.
 

More Blogs by WALKSFAR