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Dates: 1/1/2019 - 12/31/2019
City / State: Tampa, FL
Event Name: Downtown Tampa
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 113189 2019/Y0163
Distance - Trail Ratings: Distance 5/10/20 km - 2A
Description: The walk is a tour of the Hillsborough River shoreline, the University of Tampa, Hyde Park dining and shopping area, and Bayshore Dr. The 20K route takes walkers to historic Ybor City and back through the Channelside shopping district (not recommended during summer due to unshaded areas).
Amenities: Strollers: hard | Wheelchairs: medium | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Bridges - Spanning the USA, Make a Wish at a Water Fountain, Take a Walk In a City Park, Treasure Hunt - A way to walk our precious trails, Walk the USA - Street by Street, Walking America's Ports of Call, Walking the Path of Inventions, Walking the USA A - Z
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Location: The Barrymore Hotel Tampa Riverwalk
Start Point / Driving Directions: 111 W Fortune St., 33602, (813)223-1351. I-275N, Exit 44/ Dntn W, taking Ashley Dr. to Straz Center for Performing Arts. Keep in right-most lane to turn right at first street (once off ramp, it comes quickly and is unmarked Fortune St.). Hotel on right about 1/2 a block down. I-275 S, Exit 45A/Dntn E - W to very long ramp. At first opportunity, get in right-most lane and follow Downtown West. After passing Downtown East ramp, continue traveling on Downtown West ramp but now follow Ashley Dr. signs. As you leave ramp to travel on Ashley, move to right-most lane, turn right to first street (once off ramp, it comes quickly and is unmarked Fortune St.). Hotel on right about 1/2 a block down. Use metered street side parking (parking is free on weekends). Hotel is open every day, 24 hours a day. Complete walks during daylight hours.
Awards & Fees: B Award
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Host Club: Suncoast Sandpipers Volkssport Club
Contact: Michelle Devlin (813) 949-3504
Website: suncoastsandpipers.org
E-Mail Contact: mjdev7@verizon.net