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Dates: 1/1/2017 - 12/31/2017
City / State: Carmichael, CA
Event Name: Ancil Hoffman Park - Sacramento County
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 105122 2017/Y1712
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5K, 6K, 8K, 11K, 14K - 1B
Description: 24 Hr Fitness, Hours open M-Th 5:00 am-Midnight, F Noon-11:00 pm, Sa 7:00 am-11:00 pm, Su 7:00 am-9:00 pm, call for holiday hours. Walk through upscale neighborhoods to Ancil Hoffman Park. Travel the dirt paths in this 396 acre park located along the beautiful American River Parkway. Keep a look out for deer and wild turkey along the path. Visit the Maidu Indian Village and Effie Yeaw Nature Center at the end of the park route. The 5k and 10k walks require a short drive to the start of the walk at Shelfield Park. There is a 3K option to walk from Bella Bru to Shelfield Park. The 5k, 11k, 14k routes that include Ancil Hoffman Park are rated 1B. The 6k and 8k routes that are in residential neighborhoods are rated 1A. No restrooms at 24 Hr Fitness but McDonald's and Raley's grocery are across the street and there are restrooms at Ancil Hoffman Park; no restrooms in Shelfield Park.
Amenities: Strollers: None | Wheelchairs: None | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Boardwalks, Cities in Song, Honoring Our Flag, Take a Walk In a City Park, Trekking With the Trees, Walk the USA - Street by Street, You'll Never Walk Alone
Start Times: Must start and finish during daylight hours.
Location: 24 Hr Fitness
Start Point / Driving Directions: 5114 Arden Way, Carmichael, CA 95608, (916) 484.2024. From I-80 or Capitol City Freeway, take Watt Ave S exit, turn left on Arden Wy, cross Fair Oaks Blvd, 24 Hr Fitness is in shopping center on the right next to Bella Bru Cafe. From Hwy 50, take Watt Ave N exit, turn right on Fair Oaks, right on Arden Way, 24 Hr Fitness is in shopping center on the right next to Bella Bru Cafe.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: CA Counties: Sacramento. (5k = 3.1 miles, 6k = 3.7 miles, 8k = 4.9 miles, 11k = 6.8 miles, 14k = 8.6 miles)
Host Club: Sacramento Walking Sticks
Contact: Sally Coones (916) 283-4535
Website: SacramentoWalkingSticks.org
E-Mail Contact: saanagaha@yahoo.com