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Dates: 1/1/2019 - 12/31/2019
City / State: Davenport, IA
Event Name: Along the Mississippi River
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 113147 2019/Y0925
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5 & 10 km - 1A
Description: Open 24/7. You will walk along the Mississippi River and through downtown Davenport and the Village of East Davenport.
Amenities: Strollers: Medium | Wheelchairs: Medium | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Ice Cream Parlors, Underground Railroad, Walking the USA A - Z
Start Times: Daily, dawn to dusk
Location: Due to Mississippi River flooding, this walk is closed until further notice. Hotel Blackhawk, 200 East 3rd Street, Davenport, IA
Start Point / Driving Directions: Due to Mississippi River flooding, this walk is closed until further notice. Sorry for any inconvenience. 200 E 3rd. I-80 E: Exit 278 ( I-74) to Exit 4. Follow exit ramp onto 13th to Grant. Turn right on Grant (Hwy 67) which becomes E River in Davenport. After 3 miles, turn right on E. 4th, continue to Pershing (3 intersections). Parking behind Hotel Blackhawk. I-80 W: Straight on I-74/I-280. Follow I-74 to Exit 4 (1st exit in Iowa) to Grant (1-way, Hwy 67 S) to Davenport. Becomes E. River in Davenport. After 3 miles, turn right on E 4th, continue to Pershing (3 intersections). Parking behind Hotel Blackhawk.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: The trail is on city sidewalks and paved bike paths. It is mostly flat and will accommodate the use of strollers and wheelchairs. The route is along the Mississippi River. The walker will see various city highlights of Davenport and the Village of East Davenport.
Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn.
Contact: P. Brinker (309) 788-5771
Website: site.google.com/site/walkgdmva
E-Mail Contact: pbrinker53@yahoo.com