Schedule for Saturday

Here’s the schedule for Saturday morning’s It’s My Park Day:

8 – 1030: New Plants at the Respite and Trail Clean Up

1030: Zumba

1030 – 12: Face Painting for Kids

11-12: Burgers served by the Hamburger Man

All Morning: Badminton, Croquet, and Socializing with Neighbors

We need a few volunteers to help transport plants from Northaven Gardens to the respite. If you can help with this, please email info@northaventrail.org or Tweet us @NorthavenTrail.  Also, if you are planning to attend and have not RSVP’d to the Evite, please do so – it will help us determine the right number of hamburgers to order for lunch!

See everyone on Saturday morning at the Virginia Cook Respite (located at the intersection of the trail and St. Michaels).

Kosher Chili Cook Off

The Friends of the Northaven Trail will have a table at the Kosher Chili Cook Off. The cook off is on Sunday, March 30, 2014 at Tiferit Israel between 10:30 and 4:00, located just off the trail. Stop by and see us!

Please join us on March 29, 2014 from 8am to 12pm as we celebrate “It’s My Park Day” at the Virginia Cook Respite at St. Michaels & the trail.

It's My Park Day flier

It’s My Park Day at the Virginia Cook Respite at St. Michaels and The Northaven Trail, March 29, 2014. 8 am – 12 pm

We’ll have food, face painting, zumba and fun as we help pick up the trail and plant flowers at the Virginia Cook Respite. Everyone is invited to participate. If you are interested in volunteering with specific items, please contact us at events@northaventrail.org - or just show up!

Jonathan Toffer, Senior Transportation Planner at Dallas County Public Works, has shared a presentation (PDF) on Phase II of Northaven Trail.

There is some great information in the presentation on the current status of Phase II funding and expansion plans for the trail.  Download the presentation from the link below. Enjoy!


Northaven_Trail_Feb_2014_overview (PDF – requires Adobe Reader or Acrobat to view)

Many thanks to the Dallas Running Club for their recent donation and support of the Northaven Trail!  Dallas Running Club is a great organization and if you haven’t already, head over to their website and checkout the many running events they have going on throughout the area.  Maybe someday there will be Dallas Running Club event on the NHT?

Dallas Running Club


Holiday Lights on the Trail

Date: Sunday, December 15, 2013
Where: Northaven Trail and Edgemere
Time: 6 PM





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This year the Friends of Northaven Trail will be hosting  “Holiday Lights on the Trail”. This event will take place under the trees at Edgemere and the Trail on the west side on Sunday, December 15th, 2013 starting at 6:00.

We would like to personally invite the neighborhood to come and join us for this event. We are also calling volunteers to help decorate their back yards along the trail for all to enjoy!  If you need assistance or if you would like to volunteer to help some neighbors, please respond to rbhobby@gmail.com and  we will help coordinate what needs to be done.

We are really looking forward to the event and hope to see you there!

With Warmest Wishes.

Friends of Northaven Trail

November 7, 6:30 PM
Grace Bible Church
11306 Inwood Rd
Dallas, TX 75229

The public is invited to attend an information meeting sponsored by the City of Dallas Parks and Recreation Department and Dallas County.  Please join us for a discussion about Phase II developments of Northaven Trail.


Phase II Information Meeting


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