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Dates: 1/1/2018 - 12/31/2018
City / State: Pierre, SD
Event Name: Capital Walk
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 110260 2018/Y0768
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5K/10K - 1A
Description: The Visitor's Center is open Mon.-Fri. 8 to 5. Please use the Visitor's Center whenever possible. Walk should be done in daylight hours. Trail includes the Capital, more than a dozen statues of former governors, War Memorials, Mickelson "Fighting Stallions" memorial, Capitol Lake, and Missouri River. Pets on a leash, but not in the Capital building (clean up after pets).
Amenities: Strollers: medium | Wheelchairs: medium | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Bridges - Spanning the USA, Doin' The Louisiana Purchase, Ice Cream Parlors, Make a Wish at a Water Fountain, Take a Walk In a City Park, Treasure Hunt - A way to walk our precious trails, United States Post Offices, Walk the USA - Street by Street, Walking America's Ports of Call
Start Times: Dawn to Dusk
Location: Pierre Area Chamber of Commerce Visitor's Center / Ramkota Rivercentre Inn
Start Point / Driving Directions: Visitor's Center 605-224-7361 (Out of state 1-800-962-2034) 800 West Dakota Avenue. Located one block east of the Missouri River Bridge at the corner of Dakota and James. It is one block toward the river from highways 14/83/34. Mon.-Fri. 8 to 5. (or) Alternate Start point (evenings and weekends); Ramkota Rivercentre Inn at 920 West Sioux Avenue. One block east of the Missouri River Bridge on Highways 14/83/34.
Awards & Fees: A Award
Comments: Amenities: There is a flight of stairs along the trail that may not be suitable for wheelchairs or strollers. Restrooms are available at start, in parks, and in the Capitol Building
Host Club: Black Hills Volkssport Assn.
Contact: Ken Kjar (605) 390-4847
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