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Dates: 1/1/2017 - 12/31/2017
City / State: Fredericksburg, TX
Event Name: Cross Mountain
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 107287 2017/Y1114
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10km/5km - 1A
Description: NEW ROUTE in 2014. Walk begins with the spectacular view from the top of Cross Mountain, looking west over the valleys created by Town and Barons Creeks, which flow south into the Pedernales River. Then the route winds through period residential areas. Open daily.
Amenities: Strollers: hard | Wheelchairs: hard | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: No
Special Programs: Alternative Capitals, Doin' The Louisiana Purchase, Food For Thought, Trekking With the Trees
Start Times: Daily: dawn to dusk
Location: Sunday House Inn
Start Point / Driving Directions: 501 E. Main St. (US 290/87), Fredericksburg TX 78624. (800-274-3762 sundayhouseinn.com) From IH-10 at Exit 477, turn east on US-290; at Exit 523, turn north on US-87. Continue to the start point on the south side of Main St. WALK BOX is in the lobby. After registering at Sunday House Inn, drive about 2.7 miles to base of Cross Mountain.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Wheelchairs/strollers are OK on route, rated 1A, except for the first 0.4 km dirt/gravel trail, going up to top of Cross Mountain, which is steep and rated C. Restrooms are available only at the Start/Finish.
Host Club: Volkssportverein Friedrichsburg
Contact: Dave Roberts (410) 693-9829
Website: www.walktx.org/AVA1
E-Mail Contact: dlroberts34@hotmail.com