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Dates: 1/2/2017 - 12/31/2017
City / State: Golden, CO
Event Name:
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 106841 2017/Y1945
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5km/10km - 2B
Description: M-F 8:30am-5pm; Sat 10am-4pm. Closed all holidays and Sundays. Daily hours may shorten since volunteer staff center. PLEASE CALL AHEAD. Elevation 5,675 ft.
Amenities: Strollers: Hard | Wheelchairs: None | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Alternative Capitals, Amphitheatres, Animal Safari, Bridges - Spanning the USA, Cities in Song, Honoring Our Flag, Ice Cream Parlors, National Register of Historic Places, Points of Reference, State Street Sashay, Take a Walk In a City Park, Treasure Hunt - A way to walk our precious trails, Trekking With the Trees, United States Post Offices, Walk the USA - Street by Street, Walking the USA A - Z, You'll Never Walk Alone
Start Times: Closed holidays and Sundays Mon-Fri 8:30 am - 5pm,
Location: Golden Chamber of Commerce
Start Point / Driving Directions: 1010 Washington, Golden, CO 80402 (303)279-3113 From I-70 WB: Exit 265 (Hwy 58) Left on Washington. Right on 10th, then left to parking lot. From I-70 EB: Exit 260 Follow signs for W 6th/US 6 W. A long exit with sharp curve. Merge to US 6 W. Follow US 6 to Hwy 58. Right on Hwy 58, right on Washington. Right on 10th, left to parking lot. From C-470 W: C470 ends at W 6th/US 6. Merge to W 6th/US 6. Right on Hwy 58. Right on Washington. Right on 10th, left to parking lot.
Awards & Fees: A Award
Comments: Start point elevation is 5675 ft. This walk takes you through the main street of Golden, "Where the West Lives", and several museums. You will also enjoy bike trails and walk through the Colorado School of Mines campus with its beautiful natural stone buildings dating from the 19th century. There is a substantial hill on the 10 Km route. A award is a beautiful new 150 Year Anniversary Patch.
Host Club: Rocky Mountain Wanderers
Contact: Jeanne Tucker (303) 420-4633
Website: www.rockymountainwanderers.org
E-Mail Contact: jeannetucker12@yahoo.com