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Rhinelander Walk


Host Club:
Dairyland Walkers
AVA Sanction #: 2017/Y0601
Dates: May 27, 2017 - May 27, 2017
Start Location: Pioneer Park Shelter
Location: Martin Lynch Drive, Rhinelander, WI 54501 N 45.63138 W 89.40709
Hours: Start 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. Finish by 3:00 pm.
Distance: 10K and 5K
Rating: 1A The walk will support strollers, but will be difficult for wheelchairs.
Special Programs: Bridges, City Parks, Honoring Our Flag, Lakes and Reservoirs, Walking the USA A-Z, Wisconsin Counties, You'll Never Walk Alone, and Wisconsin Counties - Oneida
Directions: From Hwy 51 north of Wausau, Take exit 234 east on Hwy 8. Follow Hwy 8 to Rhinelander. At Rhinelander, when Hwy 8 comes to Hwy 47, continue straight ahead on Kemp Street. Follow Kemp across the Wisconsin River to its end at  Oneida Ave. Turn right, then take the next left on Martin Lynch Drive to the start point.
Parking: Ample parking is available at the park.
Description: The walk follows along the Wisconsin River through picturesque Hodag Park, passes through the historic downtown of Rhinelander, and strolls through the remarkable Pioneer Park with a variety of museums. Should you encounter any problems on this walk, "blame it on the Hodag"!
Awards & Fees: There will be no pre-registration or award for this walk. This walk will not have a unique sanction number but will use the seasonal stamp for Rhinelander Credit Only: $3.00 Youth/Non-Credit Adult: $2.00
Pets: Pets will be permitted on the walk.
Amenities: Restrooms and water are available at the start point and along the walk.
Contact: Don Suloff, 4306 Fox Bluff Court, Middleton, 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.