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Dates: 1/1/2017 - 12/31/2017
City / State: Waxahachie, TX
Event Name: Historic
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 105668 2017/Y0201
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10km/5km - 1A
Description: Walk through Victorian architecture, and the town square with its elaborate Courthouse, considered among the most beautiful of Texas' older courthouses. Open daily.
Amenities: Strollers: Hard | Wheelchairs: medium | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Bridges - Spanning the USA, Doin' The Louisiana Purchase, Take a Walk In a City Park, Treasure Hunt - A way to walk our precious trails, Walking the Path of Inventions
Start Times: Daily, Dawn to 3 hours before Dusk
Location: Waxahachie Police Department
Start Point / Driving Directions: 216 N College, 75165. I-35 Exit 401B (Bus US-287/FM-664) to Waxahachie. (S Bus US-287 becomes Main in town). 2.3 miles to Rogers Hotel, on left, past intersection of E Main and College. Rogers Hotel go N (away from square) on College, stay on right of street to Waxahachie Police Dept. If you get to Railroad tracks you have gone too far. Enter police station, look for Walk Box under table between two chairs. Dispatchers located behind glass window and counter, do not disturb.
Awards & Fees: B Award
Comments: Admire the town's beautiful Victorian architecture, Gingerbread homes, Richardsonian Romanesque Courthouse, and Getzendaner Memorial Park. Special Programs for Texas Volkssporting Association, Historical Marker and Walk Texas apply. Order books from Ellen Ott, 11906 Pepperidge Cove, San Antoinio 78213 for $10 each.
Host Club: Dallas Trekkers, Inc.
Contact: Marilyn Nash (972) 617-5158
Website: www.dallastrekkers.org
E-Mail Contact: marilyn.nash@att.net