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Dates: 1/2/2017 - 12/31/2017
City / State: Mt Dora, FL
Event Name: Mt. Dora Year Round Event Walk
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 106607 2017/Y0726
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5/10km - 1C
Description: Open daily dawn to dusk. Rated 1C. Not suitable for wheelchairs. Strollers will have difficulty on hills. Moderately easy walk with some uncut curbs, short distances with no sidewalks. This bright, cheerful city has been voted as one of the Top 10 cities in which to live in America. You will see why as you stroll through the historic downtown area (an antique hunter's paradise); wander through the magnificently restored historic neighborhoods; trod the boardwalk along Lake Dora where alligators live, and absorb the strong evidence of civic pride.
Amenities: Strollers: hard | Wheelchairs: hard | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Boardwalks, Bridges - Spanning the USA, Honoring Our Flag, Ice Cream Parlors, Lakes and Reservoirs, Make a Wish at a Water Fountain, National Register of Historic Places, Take a Walk In a City Park, Trekking With the Trees, United States Post Offices, Walking the USA A - Z, You'll Never Walk Alone
Start Times: Dawn to dusk, daily
Location: The Lakeside Inn
Start Point / Driving Directions: 100 N. Alexander St. From I-4W take Exit 101C (I-4E Exit 101B) (SR46) and drive west to North Highland St in Mt Dora (approximately 18.5 miles). Turn right onto N. Highland St and drive 4 blocks to traffic signal at E. 5th Ave. Turn left onto E. 5th Ave and drive approximately 0.5 mile to Donnelly St. Turn Left on Donnelly St. Park in the public parking garage on Donnelly St. which is behind The Lakeside Inn. Please do not park in the hotel parking lot because of limited space for guests only.. Walkbox is located at the Inn's front desk.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: If you are traveling and need a place to stay, The Lakeside Inn offers special rates for Volkssporters.
Host Club: Happy Wanderers
Contact: Jan Van Vlack (317) 300-0526
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