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Dates: 1/1/2018 - 12/31/2018
City / State: Atlanta, GA
Event Name: Capital
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 109261 2018/Y0557
Distance - Trail Ratings: Distance 10/5 km - 2A
Description: Ask for Walk Box at Front Desk. Walk dawn to dusk - daylight hours only!
Amenities: Strollers: medium | Wheelchairs: Medium | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Bridges - Spanning the USA, Food For Thought, Lady Liberty Special Program, Make a Wish at a Water Fountain, State Capital, Take a Walk In a City Park, United States Post Offices, Wak Like An Olympian, Walk the USA - Street by Street
Start Times: Walk dawn to dusk - daylight hours only!
Location: Barclay Hotel (formally Quality Inn Hotel)
Start Point / Driving Directions: 89 Luckie St NW, Atlanta, GA 30303, 404-524-7991. South of Atlanta: I-75/85 exit 248C, left on Andrew Young International Blvd NE, left on Courtland St NE, right on Auburn Ave NE, becomes Luckie St. Hotel on right 2 blocks past Peachtree St. Commercial parking on Luckie. N, I-75/85 exit 249A, right on Courtland St NE, right on Auburn Ave NE, becomes Luckie. From Marta Peachtree Center Station (N1)-walk to S end of station following signs to Atlanta-Fulton Cty Library and W Peachtree. Exit station, cross Carnegie Way, walk down Forsyth (front of Library) 2 blocks to Luckie, right on Luckie. Barclay Hotel at end of block.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: The 10k route travels through the heart of Downtown Atlanta. You will pass the Georgia Capitol building with its gold-leaf dome, the Olympic Rings and Flame from the 1996 Olympics, the new Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Phillips Arena, CNN Center, Georgia State University Campus, Centennial Olympic Park (sections of the park will be under construction throughout 2018), the Georgia Aquarium, World of Coke, National Center for Civil and Human Rights, College Football Hall of Fame, many restaurants and other points of interest.
Host Club: Georgia Walkers
Contact: Connie Clark (469) 713-4712
Website: georgiawalkers.homestead.com/
E-Mail Contact: Walkn4Life@att.net