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Dates: 4/1/2017 - 12/31/2017
City / State: La Crosse, WI
Event Name: La Crosse Walk
Event Type: Seasonal Walk
Event ID: 106848 2017/Y1250
Distance - Trail Ratings: 11km & 5km - 1A
Description: GPS: N43 48.5009' W91 14.9699' Daily, dawn to dusk. This is a city walk that includes historic residences, historic downtown La Crosse and a stroll through a park along the Mississippi River. Part of the 11km route goes through a marsh and may be flooded during spring snow melt or heavy rain. An alternate route is available.
Amenities: Strollers: medium | Wheelchairs: medium | Pets: No | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Animal Safari, Bridges - Spanning the USA, Ice Cream Parlors, Points of Reference, Take a Walk In a City Park, Walking the USA A - Z
Start Times: Daily, dawn to dusk.
Location: Kwik Trip #761
Start Point / Driving Directions: 608-782-6474. 506 Cass Street, La Crosse. Located on the corner of 5th and Cass Streets. Two blocks east of the Mississippi River Bridge. From I-90 take Exit 3 (Hwy 53) south, about 4 1/2 miles, to King Street. Left on King two blocks to 5th Ave. Right on 5th Ave one block to Cass Street and start point.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: SPECIAL PROGRAMS INFO:
1. Animal Safari
2. Bridges Spanning the USA (11K-bridge over La Crosse River)
3. Ice Cream Parlors - The Pearl Ice Cream Shop
4. Points of Reference - La Crosse; Madison "Area" Volkssport Assn
5. Take a Walk in a City Park
6. Walk the USA A-Z - The letter "L"
7. Wisconsin Counties - La Crosse County
Host Club: Madison Area Volkssport Assn.
Contact: Susan Wester (608) 698-6549
Website: dairylandwalkers.com/walks/year-round-seasonal-walks/la-crosse/
E-Mail Contact: smwester@mac.com