Navigate to American Volkssport Association Home Page » Walking Events » Event Details View Listing
Dates: 1/1/2022 - 12/31/2022
City / State: Centerville, TX
Event Name: Leon County Walk - 2022 Only
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 119708 2022/Y2914
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10 km / 5 km - 1A
Description: Centerville, population about 900, is near the geographic center of Leon County and half way between Dallas and Houston. The county is known as the "Deerest Place in Texas." You'll see colorful deer statuary around town. Legendary bluesman Lightnin' Hopkins was born in Centerville in 1912. Fort Boggy State Park is 5 miles south of town.
Amenities: Strollers: Hard | Wheelchairs: Hard | Pets: | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Rockin' Around the Clock
Town Halls / City Halls
Start Times: Dawn to 3 hrs before dusk, daily.
Location: WEB REGISTRATION ONLY using the AVA Online Start Box (
Start Point / Driving Directions: The detailed location of, and driving directions to, the event starting point are included in the walk directions, downloaded from the Online Start Box (OSB). The POC does not provide event directions nor accept alternate payment methods.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Walks pass schools, churches, and city cemetery along city streets and roads, most without sidewalks. Restrooms available at Courthouse when open and 3 km into the walk at Woody's Smokehouse and Convenience Store at intersection of I-45 & TX-7
Host Club: Texas County Walkers, Inc.
Contact: David Sheppard  (See the Event Listing for further contact information.)