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Dates: 2/16/2019 - 2/16/2019
City / State: Houston, TX
Event Name: BakerRipley Leonel Castillo Community Center
Event Type: Walk
Event ID: 113639 
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10km/5km - 1A
Description: Walk along White Oak Bayou, Heights Blvd, and neighborhoods. View Houston Downtown skyline, older homes in Heights, memorial to Ann Richards, 45th Governor of Texas.
Amenities: Strollers: hard | Wheelchairs: hard | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: This event doesn't have any special Programs assigned.
Start Times: 9am-11am
Location: Baker Ripley Leonel Castillo Community Center
Start Point / Driving Directions: 2101 South Street; Houston 77009
(Note: White Oak Dr. changes to Quitman near I-45. If using GPS navigation, enter zip code 77009 to avoid confusion with similar street names.
From I-10 Eastbound: Take Exit 767A to Studemont Ave and turn LEFT at Studemont under I-10. Turn RIGHT at White Oak Dr. (Little Woodrow's on your RT). Continue STRAIGHT across Usener past Stude Park. Continue STRAIGHT across Houston Ave. Turn RIGHT onto South St. (first traffic light after I-45). Community Center is on the RIGHT.
From I-10 Westbound: Take Exit 767B to Taylor St. At the traffic light, turn RIGHT (Taylor changes to Watson). Continue into the residential area one short block then RIGHT onto Usener. At the "T" intersection, RIGHT onto Gladys. At the stop sign, LEFT onto White Oak Dr. Continue STRAIGHT across Houston Ave. Turn RIGHT onto South St. (first light after I-45). Community Center is on the RIGHT.
From I-45 Southbound: Take Exit 49A to Quitman St. Continue to the "T" intersection then LEFT onto Quitman St. Turn RIGHT onto South St. (first light after I-45). Community Center is on the RIGHT.
From I-45 Northbound: Near Downtown, take Exit 47B Houston Ave/Memorial Dr. At the split, BEAR LEFT to Houston Ave. Continue STRAIGHT about 1.2 miles to White Oak Dr. (first traffic light past I-10 and the Bayou). Turn RIGHT onto White Oak Dr. (Quitman). Turn RIGHT onto South St. (first light after I-45). Community Center is on the RIGHT.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Water provided at start/finish.
Pets may not be allowed in businesses.
Host Club: Houston Happy Hikers
Contact: Catherine Kellner (979) 478-6203
Website: HoustonHappyHikers.com
E-Mail Contact: hhhcontact@houstonhappyhikers.com