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Dates: 1/1/2019 - 12/31/2019
City / State: Jacksonville, FL
Event Name: Neptune/Jacksonville Beach
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 111248 2019/Y2139
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10K and 5K - 1C
Description: Begin your walk in the Town Centre section of Neptune Beach. This small beach community has many local restaurants and shops, including Pete's Bar made famous in John Grishams novel The Brethren. Your walk then proceeds through eclectic residential area of Neptune Beach with many old Florida 1950 and 1960's style beach homes. Then continue into the newly redeveloped pavilion area of Jacksonville Beach with more local restaurants and shops. Take a few minutes to enjoy Pablo Historical Park before returning to the S/F. Based on the tides you will be able to walk along the beautiful Atlantic Ocean either on the outbound walk or when returning.
Amenities: Strollers: Hard | Wheelchairs: Hard | Pets: No | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Points of Reference, Take a Walk In a City Park, Walking the USA A - Z
Start Times:
Location: Homespun Kitchen, 299 Atlantic Blvd, Atlantic Beach, Fl. Walk Box located on shelf to the right as you walk in.
Start Point / Driving Directions: Homespun Kitchen, 299 Atlantic Blvd. If parking not available in immediate block, other streets in area offer on street parking. For directions, highlight and right click URL below and select the go to option:
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Check the Tide schedule. If high tide there could be little beach to walk on. Public parking is available on the streets within the Beaches Town Center. Parking is free in parking spaces marked with a "P" from midnight-11 am. Paid parking will be enforced all other hours at $1 per 1/2 hour.
Host Club: First Coast Trail Forgers Walking Club
Contact: Kristin Raasch (904) 221-2021
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