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Dates: 1/2/2018 - 12/31/2018
City / State: Fort Worth, TX
Event Name: Stockyards
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 108312 2018/Y0363
Distance - Trail Ratings: 12km/5km - 2A
Description: Discover the Historic Stockyards with cattle drives twice daily(11:30am and 4pm) along Exchange Avenue, rustic Old West buildings and the World’s Largest Honky Tonk, Billy Bob’s Texas. Open Mon-Sat 9am-5pm, Sun 11am-5pm. Must be off trail by 5pm.
Amenities: Strollers: medium | Wheelchairs: NO | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Cities in Song, National Register of Historic Places, Walk the USA - Street by Street, Walking the USA A - Z
Start Times: Mon-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 11am-5pm. Finish before 5pm.
Location: Ft Worth Stockyards Visitors Information Center, 2501 Rodeo Plaza 76164, 817-624-4741
Start Point / Driving Directions: I-35W SB, Exit 54B. NB, Exit 54-A. Go West on 28th to Main, turn LEFT on Main. LEFT on Exchange. LEFT on Rodeo Plaza. VC In bldg with shops. Area is mostly paid parking now.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Closed most major Holidays. The Stockyards was once the second-largest cattle market in the world. The district brims with entertainment, including restaurants, shopping and Wild West performances. The 12km route will also take you for a long walk along the Trinity River and back.
Host Club: Tarrant County Walkers
Contact: Brooke Hudson (817) 944-5191
Website: www.walktx.org/TarrantCountyWalkers
E-Mail Contact: brooke_hudson@hotmail.com