Parking is first come, first serve at Ripley House, and it will fill up quickly. Overflow parking is available across the street from Ripley House at Living Designs Furniture, 4615 Navigation Blvd, Houston, TX 77011.

Look for volunteers and signs to help you get to the right place!

The Golden Boot Award

The Golden Boot is awarded each year to the team that can bring out the most participants to the Walk for the Woods Project. It is a prestigious award which shows your team's commitment to our program and to improving the lives of our students. Last year's Golden Boot award winner was IberiaBank and you can find the boot proudly displayed in the lobby of their Houston office.

Start growing your team today to be in the running for the 2017 Golden Boot Award!

The Route

Start/Finish Line Location: Neighborhood Centers Inc - Ripley House
Address: 4410 Navigation Houston, Texas 77011

Schedule: Site opens at 8:00 am, Walk begins at 9:00 a.m.      

About the Route
Length: Estimated 3 miles
Where: Scenic route that winds through East End neighborhood and along beautiful Buffalo Bayou
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What: Learn more about Houston's East End, meet our students and volunteers and support The Woods Project

The event will be fun for the whole family with plenty of family friendly activities and entertainment happening during and after the walk. However, please be advised that due to local restrictions, glass containers, any animals including dogs, roller skates, skateboards, or bikes are not allowed at the event. Motorized vehicles are not allowed on the Bayou Trail.