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Dates: 1/1/2017 - 12/31/2017
City / State: Madison, WI
Event Name: Arboretum
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 106850 2017/Y1247
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10km & 5km - 2A
Description: M-F 6am-9pm; Sat 6:30am-9pm, Sun 6:30am-8pm. Call if in doubt. A scenic walk around Lake Wingra, past a former stagecoach inn, through the 1,260 acre UW Arboretum, past Henry Vilas Zoo (free admission), and Edgewood College.
Amenities: Strollers: medium | Wheelchairs: Medium | Pets: No | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Animal Safari, Boardwalks, Bridges - Spanning the USA, Cities in Song, Food For Thought, Lakes and Reservoirs, Make a Wish at a Water Fountain, National Register of Historic Places, Points of Reference, Take a Walk In a City Park, Trekking With the Trees, Walking the USA A - Z, You'll Never Walk Alone
Start Times: 8am-dusk
Location: Colectivo Coffee
Start Point / Driving Directions: (608) 630-8930. 2530 Monroe St. From US-12 (W Beltline Hwy) take Midvale Blvd exit N. Proceed 1 block N to Nakoma Rd. intersection. Turn right, proceed on Nakoma for approx 1.25 miles. Stay on Nakoma as it curves right & becomes Monroe. Proceed on Monroe 10 blocks, just past Sprague St. Colectivo Coffee is on the left. Ask for box at the counter. GPS: N 43 03.496 W 89 25.674
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: GPS:N 43 03.496 W 89 25.674
SPECIAL PROGRAMS INFO:
1. Animal Safari
2. Boardwalks
3. Bridges Spanning the USA
4. Cities In Song - three songs by the Berrymans
5. Food for thought
6. Lakes and Reservoirs
7. Make a Wish - Waterfountain (5K)
8. National Register of Hist. Places - Old Spring Tavern
9. Points of Interest
10. Take a Walk in a City Park
11. Trekking With the Trees - Arboretum
12. Walk the USA-A to Z - Letter M
13. You'll Never Walk Alone - Mazzuchelli Center (Father Samuel Mazzuchelli)
14. Walk Wisconsin Counties - Dane County 10. Points of Reference - Madison "Area" Volkssport Assn
Host Club: Madison Area Volkssport Assn.
Contact: Norma Kasmarek (608) 274-8651
Website: dairylandwalkers.com/walks/year-round-seasonal-walks/arboretum/
E-Mail Contact: nkasmarek@charter.net