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Merrill Walk


Host Club:
Dairyland Walkers
AVA Sanction #: 106863
Dates: May 28, 2017 - May 28, 2017
Start Location: Normal Park Gazebo
Location: 702 N Center Ave, Merrill, WI 54452 N 45.18547 W 89.68361
Hours: Start 8 am to 11 am. Finish by 1 pm.
Distance: 10K and 5K
Rating: 1B This walk will support strollers but not wheelchairs.
Special Programs: Bridges, Boardwalks, Honoring our Flag, National Register of Historic Places, Points of Reference, Struttin' Down Main Street, Take a Walk in a City Park, Walk the USA - M, Wisconsin Counties - Lincoln, and You'll Never Walk Alone
Directions: From Hwy 51 north bound, take exit 208 and turn left on Hwy 64 (E. Main St). Follow Hwy 64 for 1.3 miles to BR 51 (Center Ave). Turn right on Center and follow it five blocks to the start point on the left.
Parking: Ample parking is available.
Description: Walk past two buildings on the National Register of Historic Places, learn what a "river rat" is, see a remarkable three arch bridge, and walk through Prairie Park along the Prairie River. This walk does not have its own sanction number, but rather uses the number for the Merrill seasonal walk.
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.
Amenities: Restrooms and water are available at the start point and along the walk.
Contact: Don Suloff, 4306 Fox Bluff Court, WI 53562, (608) 821-0263,
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.