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Dates: 1/2/2018 - 12/31/2018
City / State: Comfort, TX
Event Name: Historic
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 109194 2018/Y0275
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10km/5km - 2A
Description: Comfort was settled in 1854 and is rich in German Heritage. A large portion of the downtown area is included in the National Register of Historic Places. The route passes the German-language Treur de Union Monument (True to the Union). It was dedicated on August 10, 1866 to commemorate those who died at the 1862 Nueces massacre. The remains of the deceased are buried at the site of the monument. The community has quaint shops, antique stores and various eating establishments. The 5K route includes the town area while the 10K portion also meanders along the shady Cypress Creek. Open daily from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm
Amenities: Strollers: easy | Wheelchairs: medium | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: This event doesn't have any special Programs assigned.
Start Times: 8:00 am to 4:00 pm daily
Location: High's Cafe and Store
Start Point / Driving Directions: 726 High Street, Comfort, TX 78013. North on I-10. Take Exit 524. Continue to TX-27 and bear LEFT. Turn LEFT on 8th St, go 1 block and turn RIGHT on High St. South on I-10. Take Exit-523. Turn RIGHT onto US-87 South and bear RIGHT at the "Y". Turn LEFT to the stop sign and cross TX-27, go 1 block and turn RIGHT onto High St.
Awards & Fees: B Award
Comments: Walk Box is located on the counter to the left of where you will pick up your food order. High's hours are 8:00 am - 4:00 pm daily.
Host Club: Hill Country Volkssportverein
Contact: John Bohnert (830) 995-2421
Website: No Website Listed
E-Mail Contact: tinabohnert@gmail.com