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Dates: 1/1/2018 - 12/31/2018
City / State: Weatherford, TX
Event Name: Temporarily Closed: Historic
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 108310 2018/Y1355
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10km/5km - 1B
Description: Walk Box stolen: Temporarily Closed. The walk winds through residential streets lined with Victorian homes, through the Old City Greenwood Cemetery and by the beautiful Chandor Gardens. There are some small hills and limited sidewalks. Daily, dawn to dusk.
Amenities: Strollers: medium | Wheelchairs: Medium | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Trekking With the Trees, Walk the USA - Street by Street, Walking the USA A - Z
Start Times: Daily, Dawn to Dusk
Location: Albertsons Grocery Store
Start Point / Driving Directions: 225 E Spring at Hwy 180, 76086. W I-20, Exit-414 US-180/FT WORTH HWY. 6.3 miles, turn RIGHT on Spring. Albertsons on RIGHT. E I-20, Exit-408, turn LEFT on TX-171/FM-51. 2.5 miles. Courthouse traffic circle, turn RIGHT 90 degrees, exit circle on US-180/ FT WORTH HWY. Drive 2 blocks to traffic light, turn LEFT on E Spring. RIGHT to Albertsons parking lot.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: The Old City Greenwood Cemetery, is a historic cemetery dating back to the Civil War, where actress Mary Martin ("Peter Pan") is buried, along with Oliver Loving who developed the famous Goodnight-Loving Cattle Trail and whose death and burial was written about by novelist Larry McMurtry in "Lonesome Dove" (as the character of Gus McCrae).
Host Club: Tarrant County Walkers
Contact: Daveenya Stone (817) 507-9515
Website: www.walktx.org/TarrantCountyWalkers
E-Mail Contact: dast@jamak.com