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Dates: 1/2/2018 - 12/31/2018
City / State: Tarpon Springs, FL
Event Name: Howard Park
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 109847 2018/Y0031
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5/10K - 1A
Description: The cafe is open 7 AM to 2 PM, daily (closed Christmas ). Cafe may close on other holidays. To check, call ahead 727-514-2617. After registering at the Cafe, walkers will drive 2.5 miles to Howard Park, the walk start. Complete walks in daylight hours.
Amenities: Strollers: medium | Wheelchairs: medium | Pets: No | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Animal Safari, Bridges - Spanning the USA, Food For Thought, Honoring Our Flag, Take a Walk In a City Park, Treasure Hunt - A way to walk our precious trails, Trekking With the Trees, Walk the USA - Street by Street, Walking the USA A - Z, You'll Never Walk Alone
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Location: Bayou Cafe
Start Point / Driving Directions: 118 E. Tarpon Ave.Tarpon Springs, Pinellas County, FL 34689. From Tampa, take SR 60 to US 19. Right on US 19 about 15 miles to Tarpon Ave. Left on Tarpon Ave. 1 mile to free public parking lot on corner of Alt 19 and Tarpon Ave. From other points, take US 19 or Alt US 19 to Tarpon Ave. Park in public parking lot or, weekends only, in bank lot at corner of Ring and Tarpon Aves. Please do not use restaurant parking!
Awards & Fees: B Award
Comments: Howard Park is a beautiful county park with its own beach. Walkers then go through shady neighborhoods on to Sunset Beach, where they will glimpse the Anclote Key Lighthouse. Walk can be done in conjunction with Tarpon Springs (Sponge Docks) YRE for two event/20K distance credit.
Host Club: Suncoast Sandpipers Volkssport Club
Contact: Bonnie Theall (727) 734-1325
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