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Buffalo Bayou/Houston Arboretum

Linking Memorial, Buffalo Bayou, Sam Houston and Sesquicentennial parks, Buffalo Bayou Trails is a great place to soak up Vitamin D. From bike trails to dog parks, both the sports enthusiast and afternoon stroller will find solace here. Fifteen minutes east of the trails, nature awaits at the Arboretum & Nature Center where visitors can continue exploring the outdoors.

Buffalo Bayou Partnership, 1113 Vine St., Suite 200, 713.752.0314, www.buffalobayou.org; Houston Arboretum & Nature Center, 4501 Woodway Dr., 713.681.8433 www.houstonarboretum.org