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Dates: 6/5/2017 - 6/11/2017
City / State: Billings, MT
Event Name: 20th AVA Biennial Convention-The Rims
Event Type: National Executive Council Walk
Event ID: 107808 
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5K/10K - 2A
Description: The Convention Event will take place June 9th 2017 starting 0700-1400, Finish by 1700. Times may change based on bus availability. All participants must ride our bus to the walk start point near Boothill Cemetery. Elevation: 3169. Description: Depart via bus from the Convention Center to Boothill Cemetery. The initial trail is a bit up, but all on pavement. Once up on the 'Rims' you will stroll with a tremendous view over downtown Billings, will be able to visit the Yellowstone Kelly Gravesite (we are hoping the new construction will be completed). On the way back will be a completely different view of Billings. The bus will return you to the Convention Center.
Amenities: Strollers: medium | Wheelchairs: medium | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Cities in Song, Doin' The Louisiana Purchase, Take a Walk In a City Park, Walking the USA A - Z, You'll Never Walk Alone
Start Times: June 9th 2017 starting 7am-2pm, Finish by 5pm
Location: Red Lion Hotel and Convention Center Billings
Start Point / Driving Directions: Red Lion Hotel and Convention Center Billings at the Convention Center; 1223 Mullowney Ln; Billings, MT. GPS: 45.74638 N, 108.55566 W. Free parking available. Driving Directions: I-90 Exit 446. Keep left at the fork, follow signs for Mullowney Lane, turn left onto Mullowney Ln. The Red Lion Hotel and Convention Center Billings will be on your left. Welcome!
Awards & Fees: A Award
Comments: Special Instructions: If you are unable to do this event during its Convention Event window, you can do the event at your convenience during the convention week providing you have either pre-registered online for this event, or have physically registered at Walk Central inside the Red Lion Convention Center in Billings, Montana. You will require additional information to complete the walk. This information is available by sending an email to or at Walk Central. Please be aware doing the event outside the scheduled time will make it like a Seasonal - you will be there without any walk support.
Host Club: Woodland Wanderers
Contact: Frank Sayers (719) 640-6744
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