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Dates: 1/1/2019 - 12/31/2019
City / State: Saint Charles, MO
Event Name: St. Charles County
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 111397 2019/Y1405
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10/5kms - 1A
Description: Daily; dawn to dusk. The route will lead through shaded, residential areas of St. Charles located on the banks of the Missouri River. This area of Missouri has been welcoming visitors since 1769 - including Lewis & Clark. Participants will be able to walk along Main Street's historic buildings & unique shops including the First Capitol of Missouri. Historic Main Street is cobblestone/brick so there is need to watch your footing. It is usually busy with tourists so please do not bring your 4-legged friends. And the route will include parts of Frenchtown with its French Colonial architecture. The route will begin and end on the Katy Trail which is adjacent to the Missouri River & sandwiches Frontier Park. The 10km route will have some hills while the 5km will be fairly flat but still will have a few small inclines. Both trails will have areas of full sun exposure. Please take water with you. Come and spend the day exploring Saint Charles with its numerous historic sites.
Amenities: Strollers: Hard | Wheelchairs: Hard | Pets: No | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: This event doesn't have any special Programs assigned.
Start Times: Dawn to Dusk
Location: Comfort Suites
Start Point / Driving Directions: 1400 South 5th Street
From I-70 exit #229 & #229B, go north on South 5th Street .25 mile & turn east (right) on Ameristar Blvd. and then make an immediate right turn on the first driveway. The road will curve around & lead to several businesses & Comfort Suites. Comfort Suites phone number for rooms only: 636-724-5555
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Parking could be limited at Comfort Suites depending on functions being held. Alternative Parking will be available at a Katy Trail State Park trailhead - a very short drive from Comfort Suites.
Host Club: Sunflower Sod Stompers
Contact: Terri Tyler (785) 233-4385
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