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Traditional Event
Dates: 10/15/2022 - 10/15/2022 Event: 121159
Start: 12112 NW 128th St, Jester Park Outdoor Recreation & Wellness Center Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. - Club Website
Event City, State - Name: Granger, IA - Walk with Wildlife T.E. Contact: Diana Ronk
Event Type: Walk Phone / Email: (515) 491-8903 / Ronkdr@mchsi.com
Distance / Rating: 5k & 10k / 1B More Information: Directions, Ratings, etc.

Traditional Event
Dates: 1/2/2023 - 1/2/2023 Event: 123712
Start: Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. - Club Website
Event City, State - Name: West Des Moines, IA - New Year's Day Kickoff Contact:
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Traditional Event
Dates: 2/11/2023 - 2/11/2023 Event: 123713
Start: Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. - Club Website
Event City, State - Name: Des Moines, IA - Downtown Skywalk Contact:
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Traditional Event
Dates: 3/18/2023 - 3/18/2023 Event: 123841
Start: Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. - Club Website
Event City, State - Name: Des Moines, IA - St Patrick's Day and Food Drive Contact:
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Year Round Event
Dates: 4/1/2022 - 12/31/2022 Event: 120652 - 2022/Y2033
Start: 501 E 2nd St, Git N' Go Convenience Store or Online Start Box (https://my.ava.org) Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. - Club Website
Event City, State - Name: Madrid, IA - High Trestle Bridge Trail Contact: Peggy Welter
Event Type: Seasonal Walk Phone / Email: (515) 971-2298 / welterpeggy@yahoo.com
Distance / Rating: 5k & 10k / 1A More Information: Directions, Ratings, etc.

Year Round Event
Dates: 4/1/2022 - 12/31/2022 Event: 120653 - 2022/Y2021
Start: 1021 John Wayne Drive, Casey's General Store Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. - Club Website
Event City, State - Name: Winterset, IA - John Wayne/Bridges of Madison County Walk Contact: Corinne Nelson
Event Type: Seasonal Walk Phone / Email: (515) 276-6317 / nelsonurbndl@hotmail.com
Distance / Rating: 6k & 10k / 1A More Information: Directions, Ratings, etc.

Year Round Event
Dates: 4/1/2022 - 12/31/2022 Event: 120654 - 2022/Y1843
Start: 15 W State St, The Historic Park Inn Hotel Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. - Club Website
Event City, State - Name: Mason City, IA - Frank Lloyd Wright Walk Contact: Susan & Steve Urbatsch
Event Type: Seasonal Walk Phone / Email: (641) 423-1670 / surbatsch@hotmail.com
Distance / Rating: 5k & 10k / 1A More Information: Directions, Ratings, etc.

Year Round Event
Dates: 4/1/2022 - 12/31/2022 Event: 120648 - 2022/Y2433
Start: 2830 Easter Lake Dr, Easter Lake Park OR Online Start Box Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. - Club Website
Event City, State - Name: Des Moines, IA - Easter Lake Covered Bridge Walk Contact: Diana Whited
Event Type: Seasonal Walk Phone / Email: (515) 783-5251 / diwhited1969@gmail.com
Distance / Rating: 5k & 10k / 1A More Information: Directions, Ratings, etc.

Year Round Event
Dates: 8/29/2022 - 12/31/2022 Event: 123112 - 2022/Y3198
Start: Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. - Club Website
Event City, State - Name: Ames, IA - Ada Hayden Heritage Park Walk Contact:
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Year Round Event
Dates: 4/1/2023 - 10/31/2023 Event: 123789 - 2023/Y3260
Start: Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. - Club Website
Event City, State - Name: Jefferson, IA - Bell Tower with Rooftop Mural Views Contact:
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Year Round Event
Dates: 4/1/2023 - 10/31/2023 Event: 123714 - 2023/Y3247
Start: Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. - Club Website
Event City, State - Name: Bloomfield, IA - Bloomfield Town Walk Contact:
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Year Round Event
Dates: 4/1/2023 - 12/31/2023 Event: 123718 - 2023/Y2033
Start: Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. - Club Website
Event City, State - Name: Madrid, IA - High Trestle Bridge Trail Contact:
Event Type: Seasonal Walk Phone: () -
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Year Round Event
Dates: 4/1/2023 - 10/31/2023 Event: 123716 - 2023/Y3249
Start: Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. - Club Website
Event City, State - Name: Rock Valley, IA - Sioux County Walk Contact:
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Year Round Event
Dates: 4/1/2023 - 12/31/2023 Event: 123649 - 2023/Y1186
Start: Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. - Club Website
Event City, State - Name: Pella, IA - Dutch Heritage Walk Contact:
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Year Round Event
Dates: 4/1/2023 - 10/31/2023 Event: 123717 - 2023/Y3250
Start: Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. - Club Website
Event City, State - Name: SIBLEY, IA - OSCEOLA COUNTY Contact:
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Year Round Event
Dates: 4/1/2023 - 12/31/2023 Event: 123648 - 2023/Y2021
Start: Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. - Club Website
Event City, State - Name: Winterset, IA - John Wayne/Bridges of Madison County Walk Contact:
Event Type: Seasonal Walk Phone: () -
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Year Round Event
Dates: 4/1/2023 - 10/31/2023 Event: 123281 - 2023/Y3212
Start: Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. - Club Website
Event City, State - Name: Cedar Falls, IA - Downtown and Trails Contact:
Event Type: Seasonal Walk Phone: () -
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Year Round Event
Dates: 4/1/2023 - 10/31/2023 Event: 123282 - 2023/Y3213
Start: Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. - Club Website
Event City, State - Name: Fairfield, IA - Jefferson County Walk Contact:
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Year Round Event
Dates: 4/1/2023 - 10/31/2023 Event: 123283 - 2023/Y3214
Start: Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. - Club Website
Event City, State - Name: Rock Rapids, IA - Lyon County Walk Contact:
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Year Round Event
Dates: 4/1/2023 - 10/31/2023 Event: 123284 - 2023/Y3215
Start: Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. - Club Website
Event City, State - Name: Sheldon, IA - O'Brien County Walk Contact:
Event Type: Seasonal Walk Phone: () -
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Year Round Event
Dates: 4/1/2023 - 10/31/2023 Event: 123285 - 2023/Y3216
Start: Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. - Club Website
Event City, State - Name: Vinton, IA - Benton County Walk Contact:
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Year Round Event
Dates: 4/1/2023 - 12/31/2023 Event: 123637 - 2023/Y2433
Start: Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. - Club Website
Event City, State - Name: Des Moines, IA - Easter Lake Covered Bridge Walk Contact:
Event Type: Seasonal Walk Phone: () -
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Year Round Event
Dates: 4/1/2023 - 10/31/2023 Event: 123280 - 2023/Y3211
Start: Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. - Club Website
Event City, State - Name: Adair, IA - Bonnie Christensen Remembrance Walk Contact:
Event Type: Seasonal Walk Phone: () -
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Year Round Event
Dates: 4/1/2023 - 10/31/2023 Event: 123715 - 2023/Y3248
Start: Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. - Club Website
Event City, State - Name: Redfield, IA - Dallas County Walk Contact:
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Year Round Event
Dates: 1/1/2022 - 12/31/2022 Event: 120649 - 2022/Y0772
Start: 111 Duff Ave, Kum & Go Convenience Store Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. - Club Website
Event City, State - Name: Ames, IA - ISU Neighborhood and Gardens Walk Contact: Sharon/Jan Haugen
Event Type: Year Round Walk Phone / Email: (515) 290-3122 / janhaugen@mediacombb.net
Distance / Rating: 6k & 10k / 1A More Information: Directions, Ratings, etc.

Year Round Event
Dates: 1/1/2022 - 12/31/2022 Event: 120665 - 2022/Y0243
Start: 1704 S Story St, Phillips 66 Circle K Convenience Store. Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. - Club Website
Event City, State - Name: Boone, IA - Boone History and Trains Walk Contact: Sharon & Jan Haugen
Event Type: Year Round Walk Phone / Email: (515) 290-3122 / janhaugen@mediacombb.net
Distance / Rating: 5k & 10k / 2A More Information: Directions, Ratings, etc.

Year Round Event
Dates: 1/1/2022 - 12/31/2022 Event: 120662 - 2022/Y1244
Start: 115 E Main, Dewey's Jack & Jill Grocery Store Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. - Club Website
Event City, State - Name: West Branch, IA - Herbert Hoover President Walk Contact: Nancy Pugh
Event Type: Year Round Walk Phone / Email: (319) 362-6238 / nancypugh@gmail.com
Distance / Rating: 5k & 10k / 2B More Information: Directions, Ratings, etc.

Year Round Event
Dates: 1/1/2022 - 12/31/2022 Event: 120661 - 2022/Y0925
Start: 200 East 3rd St, Hotel Blackhawk Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. - Club Website
Event City, State - Name: Davenport, IA - Along the Mississippi Contact: Pat Brinker
Event Type: Year Round Walk Phone / Email: (309) 716-8001 / pbrinker53@yahoo.com
Distance / Rating: 5k & 10 k / 1A More Information: Directions, Ratings, etc.

Year Round Event
Dates: 1/1/2022 - 12/31/2022 Event: 120660 - 2022/Y0709
Start: 741 47th Av, Millstream Brau Haus Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. - Club Website
Event City, State - Name: Amana, IA - Amana, National Historic Landmark Contact: Nancy Pugh
Event Type: Year Round Walk Phone / Email: (319) 362-6238 / nancypugh@gmail.com
Distance / Rating: 5k & 10 k / 1B More Information: Directions, Ratings, etc.

Year Round Event
Dates: 1/1/2022 - 12/31/2022 Event: 120859 - 2022/Y3009
Start: 1400 Inspiration Pl SW, National Czech and Slovak Museum and Library Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. - Club Website
Event City, State - Name: Cedar Rapids, IA - County Walk, Linn County, City of Five Seasons Contact: Jonathan Ice
Event Type: Year Round Walk Phone / Email: (319) 298-2919 / jkice89@q.com
Distance / Rating: 5k & 10k / 1A More Information: Directions, Ratings, etc.

Year Round Event
Dates: 1/1/2022 - 12/31/2022 Event: 120853 - 2022/Y3010
Start: 2349 233rd St, Grimes Farm Conservation Center, Marshalltown, IA OR Online Start Box (https://my.ava.org) Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. - Club Website
Event City, State - Name: Marshalltown, IA - County Walk, Marshall County, Grimes Farm Conserva Contact: Dana Bresler
Event Type: Year Round Walk Phone / Email: (641) 485-4804 / dana.bresler@gmail.com
Distance / Rating: 5k & 10k / 2B More Information: Directions, Ratings, etc.

Year Round Event
Dates: 1/1/2022 - 12/31/2022 Event: 120656 - 2022/Y1186
Start: 209 Oskaloosa St, Git 'n Go Convenience Store Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. - Club Website
Event City, State - Name: Pella, IA - Dutch Heritage Walk Contact: Jeanne Van Houweling
Event Type: Year Round Walk Phone / Email: (515) 287-0215 / jvanhouweling@gmail.com
Distance / Rating: 5K & 10K / 1B More Information: Directions, Ratings, etc.

Year Round Event
Dates: 1/2/2022 - 12/31/2022 Event: 120650 - 2022/Y0021
Start: 909 Robert D Ray Dr, Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. - Club Website
Event City, State - Name: Des Moines, IA - Capitol Grounds and Memorials Contact: Deb Gaskins
Event Type: Year Round Walk Phone / Email: (515) 238-2486 / gaskins.deb@gmail.com
Distance / Rating: 6k & 7k & 11k / 1A More Information: Directions, Ratings, etc.

Year Round Event
Dates: 1/2/2022 - 12/31/2022 Event: 120669 - 2022/Y2629
Start: 4046 Amick Ave, Des Moines. Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. - Club Website
Event City, State - Name: Des Moines, IA - Beaverdale Architecture Walk Contact: Diana Ronk
Event Type: Year Round Walk Phone / Email: (515) 491-8903 / Ronkdr@mchsi.com
Distance / Rating: 5k & 6k / 1A More Information: Directions, Ratings, etc.

Year Round Event
Dates: 1/2/2022 - 12/31/2022 Event: 120655 - 2022/Y1782
Start: 9981 Pacific St, Prairie City, the Neal Smith Wildlife Refuge Learning Center Or Online Start Box (https://my.ava.org) Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. - Club Website
Event City, State - Name: Prairie City, IA - Neal Smith National Wildlife Refuge Contact: Peggy Doane
Event Type: Year Round Walk Phone / Email: (515) 240-5761 / pjohusker@gmail.com
Distance / Rating: 5k & 10k / 2B More Information: Directions, Ratings, etc.

Year Round Event
Dates: 1/2/2022 - 12/31/2022 Event: 120676 - 2022/Y2611
Start: 1500 8th St SW, The Campus Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. - Club Website
Event City, State - Name: Altoona, IA - Altoona Neighborhood Walk Contact: Peggy Doane
Event Type: Year Round Walk Phone / Email: (515) 240-5761 / pjohusker@gmail.com
Distance / Rating: 5k & 10k / 1A More Information: Directions, Ratings, etc.

Year Round Event
Dates: 1/2/2022 - 12/31/2022 Event: 120651 - 2022/Y1464
Start: 909 Robert D Ray Dr, Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. - Club Website
Event City, State - Name: Des Moines, IA - Waterways Contact: Deb Gaskins
Event Type: Year Round Walk Phone / Email: (515) 238-2486 / gaskins.deb@gmail.com
Distance / Rating: 5k & 11k / 1A More Information: Directions, Ratings, etc.

Year Round Event
Dates: 1/1/2023 - 12/31/2023 Event: 123645 - 2023/Y3010
Start: Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. - Club Website
Event City, State - Name: Marshalltown, IA - County Walk, Marshall County, Grimes Farm Conserva Contact:
Event Type: Year Round Walk Phone: () -
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Year Round Event
Dates: 1/1/2023 - 12/31/2023 Event: 123641 - 2023/Y3009
Start: Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. - Club Website
Event City, State - Name: Cedar Rapids, IA - County Walk, Linn County, City of Five Seasons Contact:
Event Type: Year Round Walk Phone: () -
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Year Round Event
Dates: 1/1/2023 - 12/31/2023 Event: 123639 - 2023/Y0709
Start: Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. - Club Website
Event City, State - Name: Amana, IA - Amana, National Historic Landmark Contact:
Event Type: Year Round Walk Phone: () -
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Year Round Event
Dates: 1/1/2023 - 12/31/2023 Event: 123640 - 2023/Y0772
Start: Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. - Club Website
Event City, State - Name: Ames, IA - ISU Neighborhood and Gardens Walk Contact:
Event Type: Year Round Walk Phone: () -
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Year Round Event
Dates: 1/1/2023 - 12/31/2023 Event: 123647 - 2023/Y1244
Start: Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. - Club Website
Event City, State - Name: West Branch, IA - Herbert Hoover President Walk Contact:
Event Type: Year Round Walk Phone: () -
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Year Round Event
Dates: 1/1/2023 - 12/31/2023 Event: 123642 - 2023/Y0925
Start: Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. - Club Website
Event City, State - Name: Davenport, IA - Along the Mississippi Contact:
Event Type: Year Round Walk Phone: () -
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Year Round Event
Dates: 1/2/2023 - 12/31/2023 Event: 123646 - 2023/Y1782
Start: Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. - Club Website
Event City, State - Name: Prairie City, IA - Neal Smith National Wildlife Refuge Contact:
Event Type: Year Round Walk Phone: () -
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Year Round Event
Dates: 1/2/2023 - 12/31/2023 Event: 123644 - 2023/Y1464
Start: Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. - Club Website
Event City, State - Name: Des Moines, IA - Waterways Contact:
Event Type: Year Round Walk Phone: () -
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Year Round Event
Dates: 1/2/2023 - 12/31/2023 Event: 123643 - 2023/Y0021
Start: Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. - Club Website
Event City, State - Name: Des Moines, IA - Capitol Grounds and Memorials Contact:
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Year Round Event
Dates: 1/2/2023 - 12/31/2023 Event: 123638 - 2023/Y2611
Start: Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. - Club Website
Event City, State - Name: Altoona, IA - Altoona Neighborhood Walk Contact:
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