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Dates: 1/1/2021 - 12/31/2021
City / State: Newark, DE
Event Name: Newark, Univ. of Delaware
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 117837 2021/Y1758
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5k and 10k - 1A
Description: This walk features the very best of Main Street Newark as well as the University of Delaware, a very picturesque college. There's history, natural beauty, restrooms, and great restaurants.
Amenities: Strollers: Easy | Wheelchairs: Medium | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Rockin' Around the Clock, Walking the USA A - Z, Walking with America's Veterans
Start Times: Normal business hours
Location: Courtyard Marriott Hotel - Newark
Start Point / Driving Directions: 400 David Hollowell Dr., Newark, DE 19710 (302)737-0900, Take I-95 South to Delaware Exit 1B. Follow 896 North into Newark, (road is re-named South College Ave.). Go to the dead end of College Ave. and turn left onto Main St. Staying in the right lane, go one (1) block at the fork in road bear right over the railroad tracks. Proceed through trafic light at Cleveland Ave. Heading up the hill look to right for signs to University of Delaware-Laird Campus. Turn right on David Hollowell Dr. DC/Baltimore. Take I-95 North and take Delaware Exit 1B (896 North), and follow direction above. Lancaster PA. Take 896 South into Delaware. Look for Courtyard Marriott on your left. Open 24/7.
If your GPS does not recognize "David Hollowell Dr", use 200 New London Rd. Newark DE 19711.
Lat. 39 Degrees 41 min 16 sec North. Lon. 75 Degrees 45 min 35 sec West.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Rockin' Around the Clock - clock tower located on Main Street near the intersection of E. Main St. and Academy St.; Ice Cream Parlors - UDairy Creamery is located at 535 S. College Avenue (Hours: M-F 9 am - 10 pm; Sat. and Sun. 11 am - 10 pm 10k only)
Host Club: First State Webfooters
Contact: Kathy Szczesiak  (See the Event Listing for further contact information.)