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Dates: 4/1/2021 - 10/31/2021
City / State: Centerville, IA
Event Name: Appanoose County Walk
Event Type: Seasonal Walk
Event ID: 118503 2021/Y2801
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5k & 10k - 1A
Description: Station open 5:00 am to 8:00 pm. The walk begins in the eight block Historic Courthouse Square District which contains116 buildings on the NRHP. You will walk around the world's largest continuous town square and through lovely Lelah Bradley Park and historic Oakland Cemetery.
Amenities: Strollers: medium | Wheelchairs: easy | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Little Free Libraries
Rockin' Around the Clock
Walking with America's Veterans
Start Times: 5:00am-8:00 pm
Location: Bratz Shell Station
Start Point / Driving Directions: 102 Drake Ave. From Hwy 2, east on East Maple St, right on Drake Ave. Please park at Aldi's or Hardees near the gas station
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Historic buildings include the Second Baptist Church, where Simon Estes sang as a child, the Appanoose Historical and Mining Museum and many other historic homes and sights.
A walk event will be held on Pancake Day, Sept 25, 2021, registration 8-11. Local businesses began Pancake Day in 1949 to show their appreciation of customers and used a cement mixer to mix the batter.
Host Club: Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn.
Contact: Deb Gaskins  (See the Event Listing for further contact information.)