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Dates: 3/1/2019 - 12/31/2019
City / State: Clemson, SC
Event Name: Clemson's University Campus
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 111613 2019/Y2341
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5/10K - 1A
Description: Clemson is a University steeped in history and traditions and during semesters, up to 17,000 students call Clemson University home. School pride is very evident at this University where almost everyone it seems is wearing orange or purple. Stroll past Clemson Memorial Stadium which is commonly known as Death Valley where 80,000 people come to cheer on their favorite team. And don't forget to make time to stop by the Hendrix Student Center (M-F opens at 10:30 and Sat. Sun. at 11: am, closed during summer break), which features Clemson's famous ice-cream and blue cheese, made right here on campus. Southern Living magazine describes Clemson's vanilla ice cream as the "the standard by which the rest of the world's is judged." . This is a beautiful campus in all seasons, a not to be missed treat. Enjoy your walk on this schools picturesque, 17,000 acre tree-lined campus sitting on the shores of Lake Hartwell in Northwest South Carolina. Clemson College originally opened its doors as a military college in 1892 and its military history is very evident on campus.
Amenities: Strollers: hard | Wheelchairs: NO | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Ice Cream Parlors, Walking the USA A - Z
Start Times: Dusk to Dawn
Location: Clemson Fire Department, 1521 Perimeter Rd., Clemson, SC 29643.
Start Point / Driving Directions: See Clemson's Botanical Gardens YRE for driving directions to Registration Point.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Note: College Football days may not be the best day to enjoy a walk at Clemson University as you would need to park a considerable distance from the start point due to game day traffic.
Host Club: The Upstate Pathfinders
Contact: Richard Klimaszeski (614) 425-5074
Website: www.upstatepathfinders.com
E-Mail Contact: mcdanielr99@yahoo.com