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Dates: 1/1/2017 - 12/31/2017
City / State: Sacramento, CA
Event Name: Pocket Area - Sacramento County
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 105113 2017/Y0234
Distance - Trail Ratings: Distance 5/10/15/20 km - 1A
Description: CVS Drug Store is open Mon-Fri, 9:00 am to 9:00 pm, Sa/Su 10:00 am-6:00 pm., call for holiday hours. The walk box is on the floor under the fire extinguisher by the front counters. There are 5 and 10k routes through a lovely greenbelt and along the canal. Or there are 5 and 10k routes along the canal and the Sacramento River. Or walkers can take the 20k route and do it all! Riparian wildlife is a special attraction along the waterways. In the summer these are great walks in the early morning hours and in the evenings as the delta breeze blows in to cool off the hot summer nights. Restrooms at CVS, Bel Air Market near the start and along the route.
Amenities: Strollers: medium | Wheelchairs: Hard | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Alternative Capitals, Bridges - Spanning the USA, Cities in Song, Honoring Our Flag, Lakes and Reservoirs, Points of Reference, State Capital, Take a Walk In a City Park, Trekking With the Trees, Walk the USA - Street by Street, Walking America's Ports of Call, Water Towers, You'll Never Walk Alone
Start Times: Must start and finish during daylight hours.
Location: The CVS Drug Store
Start Point / Driving Directions: 7465 Rush River Dr #500, Sacramento, CA 95831, (916) 391-1200. Southbound I-5 from downtown Sacramento, take Florin Rd West, left on Greenhaven Dr, right on Windbridge Dr to Promenande/Bel Air Mall at Rush River Dr and Windbridge Dr.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Water Tower and Honoring Our Flag Special Programs are on the 10k only. CA Counties: Sacramento. (5k = 3.1 miles, 10k = 6.2 miles, 15k = 9.3 miles, 20k = 12.4 miles )
Host Club: Sacramento Walking Sticks
Contact: Nancy Alex (916) 217-4903
Website: www.SacramentoWalkingSticks.org
E-Mail Contact: fanifarmer@sonic.net