Monthly Archives: April 2015

Village Creek State Park – Hardin County – 04/18/15

This is the last new county event in Texas until after July. So this will be my last post here for awhile. The recent heavy rains in the area caused the 10K route to be cancelled. To get a 10K … Continue reading

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Boys Ranch – Oldham County – 04/09/15

Our fifth and last new county for this trip was Oldham. We walked at the Cal Farley Boys/Girls Ranch which is also the ghost town of Tascosa. First a little history – According to Wikipedia: Tascosa was named for a … Continue reading

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Dalhart – Dallam County – 04/08/2015

Our fourth county for this trip was Dallam. Dalhart the county seatĀ is home to the XIT reunion each year. I was expecting a town the size of Dumas. WhileĀ Dalhart has a large residential population, apparently they don’t eat out as … Continue reading

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Stratford – Sherman County – 04/07/2015

Our third county for this trip was Sherman. It is north of Dumas. Another nice small town. I cheated to get this star. I tried to take a picture at ground level, but it didn’t come out. So I used … Continue reading

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Channing – Hartley County – 04/06/2015

Channing is a very small community where the streets are gravel instead of pavement. The walk started at the Hartley County Courthouse and went around town and then out into the country and back. We found only one gas station … Continue reading

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Dumas – Moore County – 04/05/2015

The Dumas Voksmarching Event starts out at the Window on the Plains Museum. First thing is a loop around their outdoor displays. U.S. Air Force F-84F 1914 International Truck used in the oil fields around Dumas, later converted into a … Continue reading

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