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Dates: 1/2/2018 - 12/31/2018
City / State: Mt. Dora, FL
Event Name: Year Round Walk Event
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 108905 2018/Y0726
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5/10km - 1C
Description: Open daily dawn to dusk. Rated 1C. Not suitable for wheelchairs. Strollers will have difficulty on hills. Moderately easy walk with some uncut curbs, short distances with no sidewalks. This bright, cheerful city has been voted as one of the Top 10 cities in which to live in America. You will see why as you stroll through the historic downtown area (an antique hunter's paradise); wander through the magnificently restored historic neighborhoods; trod the boardwalk along Lake Dora where alligators live, and absorb the strong evidence of civic pride.
Amenities: Strollers: hard | Wheelchairs: hard | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Boardwalks, Bridges - Spanning the USA, Ice Cream Parlors, Make a Wish at a Water Fountain, Take a Walk In a City Park, United States Post Offices, Walking America's Ports of Call, Walking the USA A - Z
Start Times: Dawn to dusk, daily
Location: The Lakeside Inn
Start Point / Driving Directions: 100 N. Alexander St. From I-4W take Exit 101C (from I-4E take Exit 101B) (SR46) and drive west to North Highland St in Mt Dora (approximately 18.5 miles). Turn right onto N. Highland St and drive 4 blocks to traffic signal at E. 5th Ave. Turn left onto E. 5th Ave and drive approximately 0.5 mile to Donnelly St. Turn Left on Donnelly St. Park in the public parking garage on Donnelly St., which is behind The Lakeside Inn. Please do not park in the hotel parking lot because of limited space for guests only. Volkssport Walk Box is located at the Inn's front desk.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: If you are traveling and need a place to stay, The Lakeside Inn offers special rates for Volkssporters.
Host Club: Happy Wanderers
Contact: Jan Van Vlack (317) 300-0526
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