Parks and Recreation

July 10, 2012
dog parks Spring Texas

Harris County Precinct 4 opens its first dog parks

Dog lovers living in Spring Texas have been asking for off-leash dog parks for many years. Now, finally their voices have been heard and their requests answered as Harris County Precinct 4 opened its first dog parks in 2012. The new public off-leash dog parks are located at 4129 Spring Creek Dr Spring Texas at Pundt Park, 9738 […]
May 26, 2010

Discover Meyer Park – VIDEO

Meyer Park is one of the many great public parks that are located in Spring Texas. Click on the photo to view a short video and discover the fishing, soccer, trails, playground, and picnic spots available at Meyer Park.
March 27, 2010

Mercer Arboretum and Botanical Gardens March Mart

If you haven’t taken the time to visit the Mercer Arboretum and Botanical Gardens now is the time.  With low humidity and temperatures in the 70s, the Spring Texas weather is great. It’s the perfect time of year to be enjoying the outdoors. Click the photo below to view a short video on Mercer Arboretum […]
July 8, 2009

Where to take your dog for a walk

Did you know that 39% of households own a dog?  I certainly didn’t.  But the large number explains why I have been finding that more and more of my home buyers are dog owners. I have also discovered dog owners have different house hunting criteria than non-dog owners.  Dog owners want a home’s flooring to be either tile […]
March 26, 2009
Mercer Botanic Gardens water lilly

Discover Mercer Arboretum & Botanic Gardens

Encompassing over 300 acres of East Texas Piney Woods along Cypress Creek is the nationally recognized Mercer Arboretum & Botanic Gardens.  On the east side of Aldine Westfield is where the over 20 acres of Botanic Gardens, courtyards, and the Visitors Center are located. To avoid missing a single garden, stop by the visitors center and pick […]
December 4, 2008
Trails at Collins Park

Gourley Nature Trail officially opens

The Gourley Nature Trail is officially open. The 10-foot wide paved nature trail runs along Cypress Creek and connects Collins Park to Meyer Park, two of our largest and most coveted parks in Spring Texas. Benches and trail signs are planned for the Gourley Nature Trail with funding being provided by the Cypress Creek Flood […]
November 2, 2008
Meyer Park fishing lake

Sundays in the Park

With our weather being near perfect, this is one of my favorite times of year to live in Spring Texas.  We have very little rain and low humidity. And the temperatures hover between highs of 75 – 80 degrees with lows of 55 – 60 degrees. The real estate market is also slower, providing Rick and I an opportunity (ie.. […]
January 10, 2008
restocking of fish at meyer park spring texas

Fishing at Meyer Park in Spring Texas

Your chances of catching a fish at the lake in Meyer Park in Spring Texas will increase after Harris County Precinct 4 annual trout stocking event. Each January, Harris County Precinct 4 and the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department restocks Meyer Park’s 1 acre lake.   Over 2,000 youth trout join the catfish and trout that […]
November 26, 2007
Meyer Park

Discover Meyer Park in Spring Texas

As you drive down the tree lined esplanade of Cypresswood just west of Stuebner Airline you come across one of our most prized parks in Spring Texas, Meyer Park. The sooner you discover this gem the better. Meyer Park is a 286 acre park with 26 soccer fields with 10 of them being lighted. Who […]