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Dates: 1/2/2018 - 12/31/2018
City / State: Fredericksburg, VA
Event Name: Parks, History and Art
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 110457 2018/Y2302
Distance - Trail Ratings: 6K/12K - 1A
Description: Walk paved and natural trails through Stafford County parks to Belmont, home of artist Gari Melchers, and to Chatham Manor, headquarters of the Natl Park Service, overlooking the Rappahannock River and City of Fredericksburg. 6K Chatham rated 2B. 6K Belmont rated 2C. Hiking poles recommended for Belmont trail through woods. Strollers OK for Chatham 6K. Bathrooms and water located at several places along trail.
Amenities: Strollers: None | Wheelchairs: None | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Amphitheatres, Boardwalks, Bridges - Spanning the USA, National Parks Centennial Challenge, Underground Railroad, Walking America's Ports of Call
Start Times:
Location: YMCA,
Start Point / Driving Directions: 212 Butler Rd, Fredericksburg, VA. From I-95N take Exit 133; from I-95S, take Exit 133A. Cont. on US 17 Bus. S/Warrenton Rd., cross Rt 1 onto Butler Road. Y is on right. Walk box located on left just inside first front door. Y hours: M-F 5am-10pm; Sat 5am-7pm; Sun 12 noon - 6pm
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments:
Host Club: Germanna Volkssport Association
Contact: Kay Shoemaker (540) 841-1855
Website: www.walkfredericksburg.org
E-Mail Contact: sydnakay@yahoo.com