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Dates: 1/1/2018 - 12/31/2018
City / State: Neosho, MO
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Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 109372 2018/Y1125
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10km/5km - 1A
Description: Daily dawn to dusk. Neosho is known as the "Flowerbox City" of southwest Missouri and dogwood trees are abundant in springtime. Walk follows paved trail along Hickory Creek, by older residential areas, through nation's oldest federal fish hatchery and historic downtown. Big Spring Park is the location where the town started in 1839. Qualifies for Newton County in the Walking the Counties of Missouri program.
Amenities: Strollers: Medium | Wheelchairs: Medium | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Bridges - Spanning the USA, Take a Walk In a City Park, United States Post Offices
Start Times:
Location: Gas Trip
Start Point / Driving Directions: 417-456-5070 301 W. Coler From I-44, Exit 18 south on Hwy. 59. At Hwy. Business 60, turn right (west) and follow Bus. 60/College St. to Neosho. Gas Trip is on your right at the light at College and Coler. From the north on Hwy. 71, continue south on Hwy. 59 at the I-44 and Hwy. 71 junction. Follow directions as above. Walk box is in the office. A drive of about 3/4 mile is required to reach the walk start. Driving directions are on the walk directions. Restrooms available at the registration point but not always open at walk start.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: This Start Point and walk are closed until future notice. Posted-1/5/18.
Host Club: Dogwood Trailblazers
Contact: Carolyn Wolfe (417) 658-6443
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