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Dates: 1/1/2018 - 12/31/2018
City / State: La Porte, TX
Event Name: San Jacinto Battleground
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 109643 2018/Y1671
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10km/5km - 1A
Description: Route winds throughout the San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site, around the San Jacinto Monument, and past the State Historic Battleship Texas. Open 9am-6pm. Closed most holidays.
Amenities: Strollers: medium | Wheelchairs: hard | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: This event doesn't have any special Programs assigned.
Start Times: 9:00 am to 6:00 pm, Closed most holidays.
Location: San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site
Start Point / Driving Directions: 3523 Independence Pkwy, 77571-9773. Historic site located 19 miles E of downtown Houston. Sam Houston Tollway 8 or Loop-610 to TX-225 E. (If approaching Houston from E on I-10, Exit TX-146 S to TX-225 W) Exit Independence Pkwy (TX-134) turn left (N). At Y in road, take right fork to monument. Walk Box in kiosk left of W entrance.
Awards & Fees: A Award
Comments: Many species of waterfowl may be seen from the trail. The trail is mostly along park roads, however some of the walk is over grassy fields and on a boardwalk into the marshes along the Houston Ship Channel. Pets are not allowed in the museum. Bring insect repellent, sunscreen, hat, water, and binoculars.
Host Club: Houston Happy Hikers
Contact: Ken/Daralyn Schubert (281) 324-1573
Website: houstonhappyhikers.com
E-Mail Contact: daralynschubert@yahoo.com