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Dates: 1/2/2018 - 12/31/2018
City / State: State College, PA
Event Name: Arboretum
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 110294 2018/Y2005
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10K/5K - 1A
Description: Walk during daylight hours only. Walkers will pick up directions at start point, then drive about one mile to beginning of walk. Walk is two 5K routes, do either one for 5K, or both 5Ks to make a 10K. Walk goes through Penn State Arboretum; several sports landmarks including Beaver Stadium, Penn State Sports Museum, and Medlar Field baseball stadium; through campus and the historic College Heights neighborhood. During football games and special events on campus, the town is a popular destination. Traffic and visitors increase, it may be difficult to make overnight reservations. Before travel check for local event activities.
Amenities: Strollers: easy | Wheelchairs: easy | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Bridges - Spanning the USA, Food For Thought, Ice Cream Parlors, Make a Wish at a Water Fountain, Take a Walk In a City Park, Walking the Path of Inventions
Start Times: Dawn to Dusk
Location: Super 8 Motel.
Start Point / Driving Directions: 1663 S. Atherton Street, State College, PA. For driving directions see YRE 110292. Ask for the walk box at the registration desk.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Qualifies for PA County Program: Centre County.
Both 5K trails pass the famous Berkey Creamery.
Host Club: Susquehanna Rovers Volksmarch Club
Contact: Pat Eby (717) 379-8945
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