Announcing the
Houston Hash House Harriers
2006 Spring Campout
April 6-9, 2006

(scroll down for all the details including directions
and what you need to bring to the campout!!)

Registration Form

Map

Who's Coming

Now, Here is the run down!!

Houston Hash House Harriers Spring Campout Schedule of Events
This is the way we PLAN for things to go! HA!
Call the H4 hotline for the latest info each day!! 713-425-4274.

Wednesday, April 5 – 6:00PM

Campout PreLube Happy Hour & Ho Chi Minh Trail Run

Full Moon Parking Lot in Memorial Park.

Trail live hared by Heartache will leave promptly at 6PM from the Full Moon Parking lot and keg will be tapped at the end of the trail around 6:45!

Directions: From the 610 West Loop at the Galleria, go North and take the San Felipe exit. Ride the feeder until you get to Memorial Drive and go right or east towards downtown. Pass the Arboretum and go under the railroad trestle and then look immediately to your right and take the road that splits off and then again immediately turn right into the parking lot. If you get to the ball field parking area, you have gone too far.

 

Thursday, April 6 – 6:30PM

Pay-As-You-Go Pub Crawl with world famous pub crawl hares Roller Balls & Shuttle Cock.

Gather when you are ready to start drinking. Unofficial gather time is 6:00. The start is at a Houston Hash favorite, The Wet Spot in the Mid-Town area. The hares will leave the first bar by 7pm sharp. Bring some cash for your drinks and some comfortable strolling shoes.

Directions: From the 610W and I-10W interchange head east on I-10 to the Studemont exit. Go right on Studemont until you reach W. Gray. Turn left on West Gray and go about .7 miles and the Wet Spot will be on your left. 160 W. Gray, Houston, 77019 – 713-523-7768

 

Friday, April 7 – 6:00PM

In-town hash run and party on-on into the night! Gather at The Big Ball of Trash at 2339 COMMERCE ST in the Commerce Street Warehouse district around 6PM.…. Registration will open and kegs will be tapped at 6pm. Live hares will leave at 6:30 and the pack will leave promptly at 6:45pm. After circle up we will be treated to a yummy hot meal and then dance the night away to Rubbin the Boy Wankers’ music! Cost to attend is $15.00 if you are not camping. If you have paid for the weekend, it is included. Late comers, there will be maps to the end on the cars at the start.

Directions:

There will be an Astros game that evening so allow yourself some time for traffic. Locals, you are highly discouraged from cutting through downtown to get to the start.

From I-10 and the 610 West Interchange - Go East on I-10 toward downtown. Stay east on I-10 past I-45 (toward Baytown).  Turn south on US 59 (toward Victoria).  Take the first exit, Hamilton Street.  Go past the Ruiz, past Commerce, then turn left on Franklin.  Make another left at the feeder road to make a U-turn.  At Commerce St, there's a sign saying One-Way and pointing to the left; ignore it, as drivers can/should turn right.  After turning right, travel about two blocks to the warehouses and look for the giant ball of plastic refuse. 

From Dallas, take I-45 south.  Turn east on I-10 (toward Baytown).  Turn south on US 59 (toward Victoria).  Take the first exit, Hamilton Street.  Go past the Ruiz, past Commerce, then turn left on Franklin.  Make another left at the feeder road to make a U-turn.  At Commerce St, there's a sign saying One-Way and pointing to the left; ignore it, as drivers can/should turn right.  After turning right, travel about two blocks to the warehouses and look for the giant ball of plastic refuse. 

From Austin/San Antonio, Stay east on I-10 past I-45 (toward Baytown).  Turn south on US 59 (toward Victoria).  Take the first exit, Hamilton Street.  Go past the Ruiz, past Commerce, then turn left on Franklin.  Make another left at the feeder road to make a U-turn.  At Commerce St, there's a sign saying One-Way and pointing to the left; ignore it, as drivers can/should turn right.  After turning right, travel about two blocks to the warehouses and look for the giant ball of plastic refuse. 

 

Saturday, April 8 – 12:00PM

Get out to the campsite in plenty of time to get your camp set up and get a light snack before you take off on the runs! The kegs will be tapped at noon and a light snack will be served soon after. The Ballbuster trail will leave the camp promptly at 1:30PM. The medium trail will leave at 2:30PM. After circle, we will have a good home cooked meal and then let the games begin on-on into the night!!!

What you need to bring? All your camping gear including a CHAIR, a flashlight, bug spray, a drinking vessel and PLENTY of water. If you want a shower, bring out an extra 2 or 3 gallons of water for yourself. We have a make-shift shower with a limited supply of water. If you wanna shower, you supply the water. Or you can take a hobo bath with wetwipes. Your choice! I know, I know... how dare we?!!

Directions:

From downtown HOUSTON: Get on I45 north & follow it about 33 miles north to Hwy 1488.

Exit right onto Hwy 1488 west cloverleaf. Follow Hwy 1488 west for 10 miles. Turn right onto Superior road. Follow Superior road north for 3 miles. Turn right onto Corolla. Follow Corolla .25 miles east to the campsite.

From AUSTIN: Take 290 toward Houston. Exit 1488 and head east for about 29 miles (you will pass 249 & 149). Turn left onto Superior road. Follow Superior road north for 3 miles. Turn right onto Corolla. Follow Corolla .25 miles east to the campsite.

From D/FW: Take I45 South to Hwy 1488. Follow Hwy 1488 west for 10 miles. Turn right onto Superior road. Follow Superior road north for 3 miles. Turn right onto Corolla. Follow Corolla .25 miles east to the campsite.

From SAN ANTONIO: Take I-10 east into Houston to I-45. Get on I45 north & follow it about 33 miles north to Hwy 1488. Exit right onto Hwy 1488 west cloverleaf. Follow Hwy 1488 west for 10 miles. Turn right onto Superior road. Follow Superior road north for 3 miles. Turn right onto Corolla. Follow Corolla .25 miles east to the campsite.

From CORPUS CHRISTI: Take 59-N to Houston to Beltway 8. Head North on Beltway 8 all the way around to I45. Get on I45 north & follow it north to Hwy 1488. Exit right onto Hwy 1488 west cloverleaf. Follow Hwy 1488 west for 10 miles. Turn right onto Superior road. Follow Superior road north for 3 miles. Turn right onto Corolla. Follow Corolla .25 miles east to the campsite.

Anyone else, email Firetunnel @ firetunnel@houston.rr.com

Sunday, April 9

Breakfast, coffee & hangover remedies will be served in the morning… a lazy bimbo trail will commence if the bimbos aren’t too lazy and then head home for some much deserved rest!

PSST! Still want more? Come out to the weekly running of the Houston H3 on Monday, April 10th. Details on the H4 hotline by Monday morning.