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Dates: 6/9/2018 - 6/9/2018
City / State: Menands, NY
Event Name: Menands Spring Picnic
Event Type: Walk
Event ID: 110831 
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5K/10K - 3C
Description: 5K rated 1B. 10K rated 3C in stages. There is a grassy section walked in the woods. Trail We will walk through Village streets (old Menands, new Menands and apartment dwellings), on paved paths and into forever wild land, which was bequeathed to the Village by the prominent family of Sen. Henry M. Sage. This large wooded park contains over a mile of hiking and jogging trails that meander through fields and along a ravine and pond.
Amenities: Strollers: hard | Wheelchairs: hard | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: State Street Sashay, Take a Walk In a City Park, Walking the USA A - Z
Start Times: 9:00am-11:30am Finish By: 2:30pm (Lunch at Noon)
Location: Ganser-Smith Memorial Park
Start Point / Driving Directions: 53 Menand Rd, Menands, NY 12204
The park is on the corner of Lyons Ave. and Menand Road.
From the North: I-787 S take Exit 7W & immediate exit on right (Menands). At end of ramp, Turn left onto NY 32S/Broadway. At Menands Rd., Turn right.
From the South: I-787 N take Exit 6 (Menands). At "T", Turn right on NY 32N/Broadway. At Menand Rd. (2nd traffic light)Turn left.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Finish by noon to join the group for picnic lunch. Bring your own sandwich, & snack or dessert to share. Drinks furnished by club.
Host Club: Empire State Capital Volkssporters
Contact: Marion Averill (518) 253-5891
Website: walkescv.org
E-Mail Contact: walkingaverills@aol.com