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Dates: 1/1/2017 - 12/31/2017
City / State: Dallas, TX
Event Name: Downtown
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 105669 2017/Y0085
Distance - Trail Ratings: Distance 20/10km/5km - 1A
Description: Water, water everywhere! Over 15 water features including fountains, quiet pools, children spray pads and a cattle drive crossing a river. Plus historic buildings and churches. So much to see.
Amenities: Strollers: Medium | Wheelchairs: Hard | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Bridges - Spanning the USA, Doin' The Louisiana Purchase, Food For Thought, Make a Wish at a Water Fountain, Points of Reference, Take a Walk In a City Park, Treasure Hunt - A way to walk our precious trails, United States Post Offices, Vice Presidential Walks, Walking the USA A - Z
Start Times: 9:00-5:00 daily, closed Thanksgiving & Christmas
Location: Old Red Museum (historic courthouse)
Start Point / Driving Directions: 100 S Houston, 75202. I-35 E, exit 428 to E Commerce (towards downtown), turn right on Houston. Old Red on left. DART light rail Red or Blue Lines or Trinity Railway Express, exit Union Station stop. Proceed thru Union Station to Houston St, then left on Houston to Old Red on right. Walk Box located at ticket kiosk on first flooor. Open daily, closed Thanksgiving & Christmas.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Parking on streets or in lots about $5. Old Red Museum closed on Thanksgiving Day and Christmas. The walk keeps changing as the skyline continues to change. 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: Helen Hull (972) 530-1026
Website: www.dallastrekkers.org
E-Mail Contact: helenthehun@yahoo.com