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Dates: 1/2/2019 - 12/31/2019
City / State: University City, MO
Event Name: Historic University City/Delmar Loop
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 111850 2019/Y2124
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5K, 10K - 1A
Description: Walk through University Heights, an early 1900's upper middle class planned subdivision and historic Parkview Place, an "Urban Oasis" now on the National Register of Historic Places. Visit beautiful Washington University. Finish your walk by strolling along the famous "Delmar Loop" with its many restaurants, specialty shops, the St Louis Walk of Fame, and a statue of Rock'N'Roll icon Chuck Berry.
Amenities: Strollers: Medium | Wheelchairs: Medium | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Bridges - Spanning the USA, Doin' The Louisiana Purchase, Ice Cream Parlors, Make a Wish at a Water Fountain, Take a Walk In a City Park, Walk Like An Olympian
Start Times: See event comments
Location: University City Public Library 6701 Delmar Blvd, University City, MO 63130
Start Point / Driving Directions: From I-64/US HWY 40 Exit 33B go north on Big Ben Blvd. approximately 1.9 miles to Delmar Blvd. Go right on Delmar Blvd, straight through a traffic circle to next traffic light. Go left on Kingsland Ave. for 1/2 block, then right into the FREE public parking lot on the east side of Kingsland Ave. The library is across the street on the northwest corner of Delmar and Kingsland. Please park in the free public lot instead of the small library parking lot behind the library.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: This walk qualifies for St. Louis County and St. Louis City in the Walk Missouri Counties special program. The library is open 9am-9pm Monday-Friday; 9am-5pm Saturday;1pm-5pm Sunday and is closed on major holidays. Check for holidays library is closed.
Host Club: Gateway Milers NFP
Contact: Gordon Brown (314) 401-0950
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