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Dates: 1/1/2019 - 12/31/2019
City / State: Orlando, FL
Event Name: Winter Park
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 111361 2019/Y0394
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5 Km & 10 Km - 1A
Description: Walk through Winter Park downtown and residential neighborhoods on shaded, oak-lined streets, past fine shops and excellent restaurants along Park Avenue passing the Morse Museum and Casa Feliz. YMCA hours: M-Thur 5am-10pm; Fri 5am-9pm; Sat 7am-6pm; Sun 12-6pm. Closed major holidays and pm before.
Amenities: Strollers: Medium | Wheelchairs: Medium | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Bridges - Spanning the USA, Ice Cream Parlors, Little Free Libraries, Make a Wish at a Water Fountain, Points of Reference, Take a Walk In a City Park, Walk the USA - Street by Street, Walking the USA A - Z
Start Times: Walk in daylight hours.
Location: Winter Park Lakemont YMCA
Start Point / Driving Directions: Map: YMCA-MFM GPS: 28.6095115,-81.3288606
To Lakemont YMCA at 1201 N. Lakemont Ave.: from Orlando I-4E to Exit 87, Fairbanks Ave; turn right (east) for 3.7 miles thru Winter Park (becomes Aloma Ave.). Left on Lakemont Ave. at Mobil station. YMCA is on the left just past the Palmer Ave light. From SR417 Exit 38, Aloma Ave; turn left, drive 4.7 miles, right on Lakemont. YMCA is on the left just past the Palmer Ave light. Park in the lot on the left. Ask for Walk Box at Information Desk. Drive 3 miles to 5km start.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: View the permanent display of Tiffany glass at the Morse Museum and enjoy Kraft Azalea Garden on Lake Maitland. Walk in daylight hours. Restrooms/water are available. Strollers/wheelchairs permitted, though some streets have no sidewalks. Always carry water. Leashed pets permitted but not in YMCA or Central Park.
Host Club: Mid-Florida Milers Walking Club
Contact: Michael Kirchner (407) 491-1002
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