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Dates: 3/25/2017 - 3/25/2017
City / State: Leon Valley, TX
Event Name: Raymond Rimkus Park/Huebner-Onion House
Event Type: Walk
Event ID: 107639 
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10km/5km - 1B
Description: The walk will be on trails through the 23 acre Raymond Rimkus Park and the 36 acre Heubner Onion Natural Area, and proceed past the Leon Valley Community and Conference Center. The park includes basketball courts, soccer and softball fields, picnic tables, pavilion and shelter.
Amenities: Strollers: medium | Wheelchairs: medium | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: This event doesn't have any special Programs assigned.
Start Times: 8:00 - 11:00 am Finish 2pm
Location: Raymond Rimkus Park
Start Point / Driving Directions: 6440 Evers Rd, Leon Valley, TX 78238. A large parking area is off Poss Rd., located between Evers Rd and Bandera Rd. From NW Loop 410, drive 1.5 mi Northwest on Bandera Rd (Hwy 16) to Poss Rd., just before a Dairy Queen. Turn right on Poss Rd and drive 0.4 miles to parking area on right. From NW Loop 1604, drive South on Bandera Rd. approximately 5 miles and turn left on Poss Rd. just after the Dairy Queen. The parking area will be on the right about 0.4 miles.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: The Huebner Onion House, presently under an effort of preservation, was once a stagecoach stop and later the home of Judge John Onion. This and the grave of Austrian immigrant Joseph Huebner, who farmed the area, can be viewed along the walk. Deer and other wildlife inhabit the natural area.
Host Club: Selma Pathfinders
Contact: John Hoyt (210) 249-6020
Website: No Website Listed
E-Mail Contact: jmakhoyt@att.net