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Dates: 1/2/2018 - 12/31/2018
City / State: Belleville, IL
Event Name: YMCA - Walk
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 109528 2018/Y1513
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5k, 10k - 1A
Description: Center Hours: Mon-Thurs: 5 a.m.-10 p.m.; Fri: 5 a.m.-9 p.m. (3rd Friday of the month the center will host Parents Night Out); Sat: 6 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sun: 12 noon-6 p.m. Closed on major holidays. The trail is generally level, incorporating portions of the Metolink bike trail and passing through Southwestern Illinois College. The 20k option also includes neighborhoods. Restrooms/water are available at the start/finish and in a city park along the trail. Suggest you carry water. Check payment is preferred.
Amenities: Strollers: Medium | Wheelchairs: medium | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Walk the USA - Street by Street
Start Times: dawn to dusk
Location: YMCA - East Belleville
Start Point / Driving Directions: 618-236-9983. 2627 Carlyle Ave. From I-64 take exit 16 onto Greenmount Rd in the direction of Shiloh. Proceed South for approximately four miles. Turn left at the light onto Carlyle Ave. (IL-161). The YMCA will be on your left at the third light. Reception desk will have the Blue "Volksmarch Binder". The start is also accessible by Metrolink at College station.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments:
Host Club: Illinois Trekkers Volkssport Club
Contact: Charles/Susan Botula (618) 236-9521
Website: www.illinois-trekkers.org
E-Mail Contact: packysuba@juno.com