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Dates: 4/1/2017 - 12/31/2017
City / State: Jamesport, MO
Event Name: Jamesport, an Amish town
Event Type: Seasonal Walk
Event ID: 107664 2017/Y1928
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5 & 11 k - 1B
Description: Take a walk in the Amish community of Jamesport MO. The 5 k goes thru the town and residential areas. The 11 K takes you out on a country road to an Amish store, H & M Country Store, where you can buy spices and health foods.
Amenities: Strollers: hard | Wheelchairs: hard | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Doin' The Louisiana Purchase, Take a Walk In a City Park, Trekking With the Trees, United States Post Offices, Walking the USA A - Z
Start Times: 8-5 Monday - Saturday. Closed on Sundays
Location: Jamesport MO City Hall 112 Broadway St Jamesport MO - Google Maps shows City Hall in the wrong place.
Start Point / Driving Directions: Jamesport City Hall - box is down the hallway just to the left of the door to City Hall. There is a sign outside stating Restrooms & Information.
From Kansas City take I-35 north to exit 61 for US-69 N toward Winston about 4 miles. Continue straight on MO 6E about 18 miles (do not go left on US 69). Turn right onto State Rd F which will become W Auberry Grove. Turn left onto Broadway St. City Hall will be on your left just before 2nd St. After signing in, you will drive a couple of blocks south to the start in the City Park.
From the north take exit 88 to MO 13 S to MO 6 E approximately 21 miles. Turn left on Mo 6 E for approximately 8 miles. Turn right onto State Rd F which will become W Auberry Grove. Turn left onto Broadway St. City Hall will be on your left just up from the corner.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Many places in town are closed on Thursdays
There is not much shade if walking in the summer. Take plenty of water.
Host Club: Pace Setters Volkssport Club
Contact: Barbara Ramsay (816) 694-8598
Website: No Website Listed
E-Mail Contact: bramsay55@gmail.com