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Dates: 1/2/2017 - 12/31/2017
City / State: Santa Fe, NM
Event Name: Capital
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 107199 2017/Y0155
Distance - Trail Ratings: 11km/10km/5km - 1A
Description: ONLY OPEN MONDAY - FRIDAY! Walk box located on hearth. The walk is at 7000'. Walk through the NM State Capital when open and other historic sites including the Bataan Veterans Memorial, the famous Canyon Road with its art galleries; and St. Francis Cathedral.
Amenities: Strollers: Hard | Wheelchairs: hard | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: This event doesn't have any special Programs assigned.
Start Times: Monday-Friday, 8:00 am to three hours before dusk!
Location: State of NM Santa Fe Visitor Center
Start Point / Driving Directions: 491 Old Santa Fe Trail, Santa Fe, NM 87501. (505)827-7336. FROM I-25: Exit-282, go N on St Francis (US-84/275) to 7th traffic light. Turn right on Cerrillos, go to 2nd traffic light. Right on Paseo de Peralta to 3rd traffic light, turn left on Old Santa Fe Trail. Go block, turn right to VC parking lot. From US-84/285S: Proceed past NM-599 (Santa Fe bypass/Veterans Memorail HWY), take next left to Guadalupe. Go to 7th traffic light, crossing Paseo de Peralta once, turn left second Paseo de Peralta, Go to 4th traffic light, turn left on Old Santa Fe Trail. Drive block, turn right to VC parking lot. Open Mon-Fri.8am-5 pm. Closed weekends
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Closed on Saturday & Sunday and Federal Holidays. The Visitors Center is directly across the street from the Capitol. Ask personnel at desk for advice on where to park, especially on weekdays. On this walk you will also see the Bataan Memorial Building (former State Capitol), the Palace of the Governors, (the oldest government building in the United States); and San Miguel Chapel, (the oldest church in the United States).
Host Club: Double Eagle Hike & Bike Club
Contact: Sarah Hoover (505) 672-3346
Website: No Website Listed
E-Mail Contact: paulhoover@mindspring.com