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Dates: 1/1/2020 - 12/31/2020
Event Status: TEMPORARILY CLOSED - Start Point closed. Contact POC if you want to walk this event.
City / State: Ocean City, MD
Event Name: Boardwalk on Atlantic Ocean
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 114394 2020/Y1572
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5/10/12km - 1A
Description: Convention Center open 8-4:30 Monday through Saturday, and 9-3 on Sunday. Closed all Federal Holidays, day after Thanksgiving, and Christmas Eve. Ask for box at counter. The 5 and 10 Km trails are out and back on the Boardwalk along the Atlantic Ocean beach front. The 12 Km trail makes a loop going out along Synepuxent Bay and returns the entire length of the Boardwalk. The trails are flat, at sea level, mostly along paved sidewalks and the Boardwalk. An alternate 5 K trail starts at the south end of the Boardwalk and requires a roughly 3 mile drive from the Convention Center.
Amenities: Strollers: Easy | Wheelchairs: Easy | Pets: No | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Ice Cream Parlors, Mayflower - 400th Anniversary Walk, Rockin' Around the Clock
Start Times: 8-4:30 Mon-Sat, 9-3 Sun
Location: THE START POINT IS CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE - Ocean City Convention and Visitors Center
Start Point / Driving Directions: 4001 Coastal Hwy, Ocean City, MD 21842 (410) 289-2800. From US 50, follow Route 90 east into Ocean City, turn right at Coastal Highway and follow it to Convention Center on the right.
Awards & Fees: A Award
Comments: NO DOGS are allowed on the boardwalk between May 1 and September 30. Water and restrooms are available at the Start and seasonally along the Boardwalk. Food and drinks may be purchased at establishments along the way. Normally there is adequate parking at the Convention Center. But for very large events there the parking lot may fill up. If concerned, the website is ocmdconventioncenter.com. Fee for IVV credit or non-IVV is $3.00. Children 12 and under walk for free (IVV credit included) courtesy of Freestate Happy Wanderers. If you phone the POC, please leave a detailed message, and she will return your call ASAP.
Host Club: Freestate Happy Wanderers
Contact: Charlotte Lord  (See the my.ava.org Event Listing for further contact information.)
Website: www.mdvolks.org/freestate/