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Dates: 1/1/2017 - 12/31/2017
City / State: Neosho, MO
Event Name:
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 105947 2017/Y1125
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10km/5km - 1A
Description: Daily dawn to dusk. Neosho is known as the "Flowerbox City" of southwest Missouri and dogwood trees are abundant in springtime. Walk follows paved trail along Hickory Creek, by older residential areas, through nation's oldest federal fish hatchery and historic downtown. Big Spring Park is the location where the town started in 1839. Qualifies for Newton County in the Walking the Counties of Missouri program.
Amenities: Strollers: Medium | Wheelchairs: Medium | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Bridges - Spanning the USA, Take a Walk In a City Park, United States Post Offices
Start Times: Daily dawn to dusk.
Location: Gas Trip
Start Point / Driving Directions: 417-456-5070 301 W. Coler From I-44, Exit 18 south on Hwy. 59. At Hwy. Business 60, turn right (west) and follow Bus. 60/College St. to Neosho. Fastrip is on your right at the light at College and Coler. From the north on Hwy. 71, continue south on Hwy. 59 at the I-44 and Hwy. 71 junction. Follow directions as above. Walk box is in the office. A drive of about 3/4 mile is required to reach the walk start. Restrooms available at the registration point but not at the walk start.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments:
Host Club: Dogwood Trailblazers
Contact: Carolyn Wolfe (417) 658-6443
Website: www.sites.google.com/site/dogwoodtrailblazers
E-Mail Contact: caroljwolfe@joplin.com