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Dates: 1/1/2019 - 12/31/2019
City / State: Santa Rosa, CA
Event Name: Luther Burbank Gardens - Sonoma County
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 112399 2019/Y1100
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10k, 6k - 1A
Description: Open 7 days a week, 6am to midnight, Walk box is at the Service Desk. Walk in day light hours. If not on counter, you may need to ask for help if you do not see it within reach under the counter. Call (707) 542-3214 to verify holiday hours.The walk is on city sidewalks and paths that wander into city parks and historic neighborhoods with their spectacular gardens and architecture. You'll walk around and past some of Santa Rosa's most historic sites. Highlights include Doyle Park, Luther Burbank Home & Gardens, Old Courthouse Square, the historic McDonald Ave neighborhood, Old Rural Cemetery. A fee is required to enter the actual Burbank home, but the surrounding gardens are free. Cemetery guide and Village directory is available in the walk box. You thought this was Wine Country! It's Beer Country, too!! The walk passes the Russian River Brewing Company, whose beer was voted recently #1 & #2 in the US and #2 & #3 in the world, according to Beer Advocate. This might just be a great afternoon walk!!
Amenities: Strollers: Easy | Wheelchairs: Easy | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Make a Wish at a Water Fountain, Take a Walk In a City Park, Walk the USA - Street by Street, Walking the Path of Inventions
Start Times: Dawn to Dusk
Location: Lucky Market
Start Point / Driving Directions: 915 Village Ct( a short distance from the previous location), Santa Rosa, CA 95405, in Montgomery Village. From N/S on Hwy 101, take Hwy 12 E to Farmers. Left on Farmers (still Hwy 12). Right on Patio (Carls Jr on corner). Enter parking lot left. From E take Hwy 12, left on Farmers (still Hwy 12). Left on Patio. Enter parking lot to Lucky Market. Please park away from the store.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: On your return meander through the open air Montgomery Village shopping center with wonderful shops and restaurants. FREE Rockin' Concerts weekend afternoons and Thursday evenings in Montgomery Village. www.mvshops.com.
Host Club: Sonoma County Stompers
Contact: Marilyn Nasi (707) 486-8528
Website: www.SonomaCountyStompers.org
E-Mail Contact: mbnasi91@comcast.net