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Dates: 1/1/2017 - 12/31/2017
City / State: Bentonville, AR
Event Name: Bentonville
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 106219 2017/Y1932
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10k/5k - 1B
Description: Located in Benton County, this walk takes walkers through the Bentonville town square where seasonal activities such as a farmer's market and Christmas light displays are held. Facing the town square is the original Wal-Mart store that is now a visitor's center housing many Wal-Mart and Sam Walton memorabilia. The walk is on city streets, and paved and natural trails through city parks and on the grounds of Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art and Compton Gardens.
Amenities: Strollers: Medium | Wheelchairs: Medium | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Bridges - Spanning the USA, Doin' The Louisiana Purchase, Ice Cream Parlors, Make a Wish at a Water Fountain, Take a Walk In a City Park, Treasure Hunt - A way to walk our precious trails
Start Times: Daily, dawn to dusk.
Location: Casey's
Start Point / Driving Directions: 100 SE J Street in Bentonville. From I-49, take exit 88 and turn west onto Central Avenue. Caseys is located on the corner of Central Ave. and SE J. Driving directions to the walk start are attached to the walk directions.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art is open daily at 11:00 a.m. (closed Tuesdays). Admission is free. Free parking is available both at registration and start point. Restrooms available at registration and library - library hours M-Th 9am-8pm, F & Sat 9am-5pm, closed Sun. Walk is on city streets, sidewalks, and natural trails.
Host Club: Ozark Hill Hikers
Contact: Pat Golden (479) 855-1230
Website: www.sites.google.com/site/bvozarkhillhikers
E-Mail Contact: johngolden@cox.net