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Dates: 1/1/2017 - 12/31/2017
City / State: Waco, TX
Event Name: Historic
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 105671 2017/Y0626
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10km/5km - 1A
Description: Walk Waco’s historic and revitalized downtown. Highlights include City Hall, the Hippodrome Theater, Heritage Square, Magnolia Market, the Dr. Pepper Museum, and “Branding the Brazos” bronze sculptured cattle drive. You’ll also cross the Brazos on the iconic Suspension Bridge, once an important river crossing on the Chisolm trail and now centerpiece of community festivals and events.
Amenities: Strollers: medium | Wheelchairs: NO | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Bridges - Spanning the USA, Doin' The Louisiana Purchase, Make a Wish at a Water Fountain, Take a Walk In a City Park, Treasure Hunt - A way to walk our precious trails, Walk the USA - Street by Street
Start Times: Daily, Dawn to 3 hours before Dusk
Location: Hilton Hotel
Start Point / Driving Directions: 113 S University Parks, 76701-2241. N/S I-35, Exit-335B, UNIVERSITY PARKS. W on University Parks approx 1/2 mile to corner of University Parks and Franklin. Park in large parking lot behind Hilton Inn.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: 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: Eveline Evans (254) 366-5708
Website: www.dallastrekkers.org
E-Mail Contact: eee93@aol.com