Hike it Baby Gift Guide

For a listing of great ideas to buy that outdoorsy mom and baby check out the Hike It Baby gift guide below. Hike it Baby

Happy Thanksgiving

Have a happy and blessed thanksgiving today and remember to get up and out of the chair for a few walks so you can have the stamina to eat more today and shop more tomorrow.  

Eco-Art Kayak Adventure – East End Lagoon in Galveston

Join Artist Boat November 25 at 10:00 a.m. for a two hour guided kayak and eco-art adventure on Armand Bayou. The cost is $25 per person. All public adventures are guided and interpretive via kayak to places on near Galveston Bay carefully chosen for their natural significance. The lead guides are ACA certified kayak instructors […]

Cycle Houston on B-Cycle

Houston B-cycle is a “bike sharing” program that works as an additional transportation alternative for people living and visiting Houston. If you just want to get from point A (home) to point B (work), check out a B-cycle and leave your car at home. With yearly rates, this is really a cost-effective way to get […]

Canoeing on Buffalo Bayou

Come out and enjoy some time on Buffalo Bayou and see a side of Houston you haven’t seen before. A canoe ride is a great way to get out and enjoy the day while getting some exercise. Canoes can be rented at Buffalo Bayou Park’s Lost Lake through Bayou City Adventures. All ages and skill […]

Group Paddleboarding at Surfside

Surf SUP Texas will be at Surfside Beach Sundays this year for a group paddle at the Jetty Park or The Christmas Bay Paddle Trail depending on conditions. Join them November 19 at 9:00 a.m. for a two hour paddle. Ages 12 and up only please. Boards must be reserved before 9:00 p.m. on Saturdays before the […]

Breakfast on the Bayou – Pontoon Boat Ride

Start your weekend by enjoying a leisurely morning drifting down Armand Bayou November 18 from 8:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. aboard the Bayou Ranger, Armand Bayou Nature Center’s electric pontoon boat. This trip through the heart of the nature center presents an uncommon opportunity to watch and learn about life on the bayou and observe […]

Hike Lake Houston Wilderness Park

Once a Texas State Park, Lake Houston Wilderness Park was purchased by the City of Houston over 7 years ago and has become one of the hidden gems in the area for hiking and camping. It has over 4,786.6 acres of wooded parkland, and is located only 30 minutes north of downtown Houston near New Caney. […]

Join Hike It Baby for Daily Hikes in the Houston Area

This group is just too active and awesome not to re-post this for the new year. Isn’t social media great? I was sent this message from the branch leader of a new group in Houston called Hike it Baby about local hikes that are held throughout the year on various trails. This is her post […]

HUE Mural Festival

This year the HUE Mural Festival will occur during HOUSTON ART WEEK from November 18 – November 25 in East Downtown Houston (EADO).  Houston First presents the city’s third annual Houston Urban Experience (HUE) Mural Festival, celebrating Houston’s diverse arts community. The festival will feature artists from around the world, transforming Houston’s cityscape from concrete to color. Artists will […]