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Dates: 1/1/2019 - 12/31/2019
City / State: Sacramento, CA
Event Name: Elmhurst to East Sac - Sacramento County
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 112926 2019/Y1422
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5k, 10k - 1A
Description: Store open M-Sat 7:00am-10:00pm, Sun 8:00am-10:00pm, call for holiday hours. The Walk Box is to the left of the front door, past the registers. There's a photo counter with chairs and the box is under the last cube, closest to the wall. Enjoy the tree-lined streets of Elmhurst, one of Sacramento's older neighborhoods with homes from small and quaint to large and stately. Julia P Morgan, the famous architect of Hearst Castle in San Simeon, CA, built one of these homes at 38th and T Streets. Continue thru other shady and grand neighborhoods in East Sacramento passing by the popular McKinley Park and Rose Gardens and the oak canopied East Portal Park . Restrooms available at start, Mercy General Hospital, and businesses throughout the route.
Amenities: Strollers: Medium | Wheelchairs: Medium | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Bridges - Spanning the USA, Ice Cream Parlors, Little Free Libraries, Points of Reference, State Capital, Take a Walk In a City Park, Walk the USA - Street by Street, Walking America's Ports of Call, Walking the USA A - Z
Start Times: Must start and finish during daylight hours.
Location: CVS Pharmacy
Start Point / Driving Directions: 5039 Folsom Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95819, (916) 739-0740. From east-bound Capital City Freeway (Bus 80) exit N St, bear right onto N St, bear slight right onto Folsom Blvd, left into CVS parking lot. From west-bound Capital City Freeway (Bus 80) exit J St, left on J St, right on 39th St, left on Folsom Blvd, left into CVS parking lot. From east-bound Hwy 50 exit 59th St, left on 59th St, left on Folsom Blvd, right into CVS parking lot. From west-bound Hwy 50 exit 65th St, right on 65th St, moving immediately to left lane, left on Folsom Blvd, right into CVS parking lot.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: (5K=3.1 miles; 10K=6.2 miles)
Host Club: Sacramento Walking Sticks
Contact: Gail Samcoff (916) 429-8377
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