Explore the rails-to-trail hike down to the Sabine River

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Mineola Nature Preserve

Traditional Walk

SN: 121081 - 2021

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Nature preserve about 3 miles south of Mineola
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Along the rails-to-trail hike
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Old trestles
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Wildlife abounds
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when is the event

Previous event - 10 DAYS AGO

Starting Sat, Nov 20th, 2021 for 1 day

Start table open: 9:00 to noon, finish by 3:00

where is the event

Mineola, Texas

The address/location for the start table is as follows:

Mineola Nature Preserve

WARNING: The map pin is for reference only and may not accurately indicate the start box location or the event start.

reasons to do the event

Special programs

None provided


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Event comments

In the event of heavy rains and flooding before the event, we will move the walk to downtown Mineola. Start point will be the Amtrak Train Station at 115 W Front St. Continue north on US-69 to Mineola. Train station on east side of highway just south of the railroad tracks.

conditions for the event

Distance: 5/10km, Rating: 1B

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: No

Wheelchairs: No

Event information

Enjoy hiking on old rails-to-trail down to the Sabine River and around the new disc golf course. Look for wildflowers, small animals, and maybe an alligator.

Awards and fees:

how to get to the event

Driving to the start

1860 County Road 2724, Mineola. From I-20, take US-69 north toward Mineola. East on Loop 564 (about 3 miles south of Mineola), then veer right on County Road 2724 to the entrance on the right. (Follow signs from US-69 to the preserve)

Maps phrase and directions link

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event sponsor

East Texas Trekkers, Inc. (AVA-0863)

Event website: www.WalkTx.org/EastTexasTrekkers

point of contact

Click inside the box to send an email to the POC.