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Dates: 1/1/2020 - 12/31/2020
City / State: Rockville, MD
Event Name: Rock Creek Park
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 114079 2020/Y0887
Distance - Trail Ratings: Distance 5/10/20 km - 2A
Description: Physical Start Box Availability: Normal Hours are M-F 7am-9pm; Sat 8am-9pm; Sun 9am-9pm. Hours may vary for holidays. Call to verify 240-292-0488. The Walk Box is kept in the back. You must ask an employee for it. Please be considerate of other customers and patronize the box host. Trails: Lake Needwood 5k rated 1A; 10k rated 2A. Lake Needwood 10k has restrooms at the lake (which may not always be open). Parklawn 10k/12k rated 2A; Parklawn 5k rated 1A. Parklawn trail has restrooms in the Memorial Park Office, when open. PETS are NOT allowed in Parklawn Memorial Park. However, there is an optional 12 k trail which bypasses Parklawn Memorial Park. Both trails are entirely on paved surfaces and follow along Rock Creek in the park; suitable for strollers & wheelchairs. The 12k Parklawn option has one significant hill that is not suitable for wheelchairs and difficult for strollers.
Amenities: Strollers: Medium | Wheelchairs: Medium | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Little Free Libraries
Start Times: Daily, dawn to dusk.
Online Start Box and Physical Start Box: WEB REGISTRATION using the AVA Online Start Box (OSB) at The POC does not provide event directions nor accept alternate payment methods for online registration. This event also supports a Physical Start Box (PSB) for event registration, payment, and stamping at the location indicated below.
PLEASE do not mix and match between the two registration methods. It will confuse you and the club. Choose one, OSB or PSB, to complete the event.
Location: Subway
Start Point / Driving Directions: 5548 Norbeck Rd, 20853. Rock Creek Village Shopping Center.
From West: I-270 to Exit 6 (MD-28 East).
Follow MD-28E through Rockville (follow signs for Veirs Mill/Wheaton).
Cross Rt 355.
LEFT at first traffic light to remain on MD-28E, approx 1.5 miles to Bauer Dr.
RIGHT to Bauer Dr.
Immediate RIGHT into shopping center parking lot.
Start point is in far left corner.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: The Seneca Valley Sugarloafers charges all participants over 12 a $3 fee.
Host Club: Seneca Valley Sugarloafers
Contact: L Powell  (See the Event Listing for further contact information.)