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Delavan Walk


Host Club:
Dairyland Walkers
Dates: August 26, 2017 - August 26, 2017
Start Location: Veteran's Memorial Park Shelter
Location: N. Terrace St, Delavan, WI N 42.63544 W 88.65038
Hours: Start 8 am to noon, finish by 3 pm.
Distance: 10K and 5 K
Rating: 1B Strollers will be permitted on the walk, but wheelchairs are not recommended.
Special Programs: Animal Safari, Bridges, Honoring our Flag, Lakes and Reservoirs, National Register of Historic Places, United States Post Offices, Walking the USA - D, and Walk Wisconsin Counties - Walworth
Directions: Take WI Hwy 11 east into Delavan (Wi 11 becomes W. Walworth Ave in town). Turn left on N. Terrace St. Go one block to the Veteran's Memorial Park shelter, just past the intersection of N. Terrace St and McDowell St. The shelter is on the immediate left.
Parking: Ample parking is available near the park shelter.
Description: The walk begins at Veteran's Park and makes it's way to the Paul Lange Arboretum. We stroll the trails through the arboretum and along Comus Lake. The route continues on to Mill Pond and a walking trail takes us to Springs Park. We walk through neighborhoods as we head into downtown Delavan. We'll pass historic homes and buildings, beautiful murals, and learn about the city where the PT Barnum Circus originated. Shops and eating establishments line the main thoroughfare as we head back to the start point at Veteran's Park.
Awards & Fees: There will be no pre-registration or award for this walk. Credit Only: $3.00 Youth/Adult Non-Credit: $2.00
Pets: Pets are permitted on leash.
Amenities: Restrooms and water are available at the start point.
Contact: Dave Riyeff, 1415 Clark St., Janesville, WI  53545, (608) 756-1599,
Disclaimers: Madison Area Volkssport Association, the AVA, and starting point businesses are not liable for accidents, thefts, personal injury and/or material damage. All attempts will be made to create a safe and enjoyable event. Participants accept the guidelines of AVA Volkssport events and agree to observe the principles of good sportsmanship. Each participant is asked to sign a waiver from liability before the walk.