MARCH | APRIL 2019 31 OUTDOOR FUN Check out some of the best outdoor adventures and activities that the Dallas area has to offer. for EVERYONE By Sarah Billman 2 OFF TO THE RACES 1 DALLAS RUNNING TOURS Trying to get into running? Already an experienced distance runner? Dallas Running Tours welcomes all levels of runners who are looking to combine great exercise with Dallas’ history, art, and architecture. With tours ranging from 3-18 miles around Dallas (with an option to customize the route to see exactly what interests you), you pay a flat fee of $35 for the first 4 miles, and $5 for each additional mile. For more information on receiving discounted rates and your running tour guide, visit 2 DFW FUN RUNS AND RACES If competition motivates you to get out and exercise, then DFW races are calling your name. There are several to choose from every weekend, with various distances depending on your experience level. If you’re a racing newbie then opt out of timing yourself and simply sign up for the untimed fun runs. Prefer to track your time and try to place? Sign up for a chip and check your results online after the race! Visit to find the best races for you! NO TIME IS WASTED IN THE SADDLE 3 WIDOWMAKER TRAIL RIDES Saddle up and expect tons of fun for you and your family (children must be 12+) with Widowmaker’s horseback rides. Expect thick woods, creeks, hillsides, and even a section alongside Lake Grapevine’s shore, as you navigate the 1000+ acres of Walnut Grove Trail. With 2 hour rides offered 7 days a week, Widowmaker Trail Rides offers a rewarding experience with the opportunity for professional photos with your horse and the chance to get some fresh air (without too much physical exertion)! To schedule your horseback trail ride, visit 3 5 1 Continued on next page