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Dates: 5/1/2017 - 10/31/2017
City / State: Georgetown, CO
Event Name:
Event Type: Seasonal Walk
Event ID: 106960 2017/Y0541
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5km/10km - 3B
Description: Elevation 8,530 ft. Memorial Day to Sep 30, weekdays 8am-7pm, weekends 8am-8pm. During May and Oct: weekdays 9am-5:30pm; weekends 8am-7pm. Call ahead. Parking at Center. Mountain weather changeable so dress accordingly. Sunscreen and water are advised.
Amenities: Strollers: Hard | Wheelchairs: None | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Cities in Song, Doin' The Louisiana Purchase, Honoring Our Flag, National Register of Historic Places, Take a Walk In a City Park, Walking the USA A - Z, You'll Never Walk Alone
Start Times: From Memorial Day to Sept 30 weekdays 8 a.m. - 7 p
Location: Georgetown Gateway VC
Start Point / Driving Directions: 1491 Argentine, Georgetown, CO (303)569-2405 From Denver: Go W on I-70 about 45 miles to Georgetown (Exit 228) Left driving under I-70 to VC.
Awards & Fees: A Award
Comments: Start point elevation is 8530 ft. Trail is on streets and dirt roads, where you'll wander this old west mining town and historic district with its quaint shops and 1800's Victorian architecture. This entire valley is designated the Georgetown-Silver Plume National Historic Landmark District. The 10k route takes you through town and up to the Georgetown Loop Railway. The 5k route wanders through this charming town but does not go up to the train. Restrooms at start and along the way.
Host Club: Rocky Mountain Wanderers
Contact: Carol Barrons (970) 668-8270
Website: www.rockymountainwanderers.org
E-Mail Contact: cbarrons@aol.com