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Dates: 1/1/2018 - 12/31/2018
City / State: Orlando, FL
Event Name: Winter Park
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 108804 2018/Y0394
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5 Km & 10 Km - 1A
Description: This 5 & 10 km walk (3.1 & 6.2 mi) along Winter Park downtown and residential neighborhoods. Walk around the shaded, oak lined streets. Walk by downtown Winter Park's fine shops and the excellent restaurants along Park Avenue past the Morse Museum with its permanent display of Tiffany glass and into the Rollins College campus. Always carry water. Hours: M-Thur 5:00am to 10pm, Fri 5am-9pm and Sa 7am to 6pm, Su 12-6pm. Closed major holidays and PM before.
Amenities: Strollers: Medium | Wheelchairs: Medium | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Boardwalks, Bridges - Spanning the USA, Food For Thought, Ice Cream Parlors, Make a Wish at a Water Fountain, Points of Reference, Take a Walk In a City Park, United States Post Offices, Walk the USA - Street by Street, Walking the Path of Inventions, Walking the USA A - Z
Start Times: Walk in daylight hours.
Location: Winter Park Lakemont YMCA
Start Point / Driving Directions: Map: http://tinyurl.com/LakemontYMCA-MFM GPS: 28.6095115,-81.3288606 To Lakemont YMCA at 1201 N. Lakemont Ave.: from Orlando take I-4E to Exit 87, Fairbanks Ave. and turn right (east) for 3.7 miles thru Winter Park (becomes Aloma Ave.). Turn left on Lakemont Ave. at Mobil station. The YMCA is on the left just past the light at Palmer Ave. From SR 417 use Exit 38, Aloma Ave., and turn left, drive 4.7 miles. Turn right on Lakemont (Mobil is on the corner). The YMCA is on the left just past the light at Palmer Ave. Park in the lot on the left. Ask for the Walk box at the reception desk as it is under the counter. The 5K start is a 3 mile drive after registration.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Walk in daylight hours. Restrooms/water are available. Strollers/wheelchairs permitted, though some streets have no sidewalks. Always carry water. Leashed pets permitted but not in YMCA or any Park.
Host Club: Mid-Florida Milers Walking Club
Contact: Michael Kirchner (407) 491-1002
Website: www.midfloridamilers.org
E-Mail Contact: michael.r.kirchner@gmail.com