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DeForest Walk


Host Club:
Dairyland Walkers
AVA Sanction #: 110651
Dates: April 28, 2018 - April 28, 2018
Start Location: Western Green Park Shelter
Location: 417 Acker Pkwy, DeForest, WI N 43.24753 W 89.34859
Hours: Start 8:00 am to 12 noon. Finish by 3:00 pm.
Distance: 10K and 6K
Rating: 1A This walk will be accessible by strollers and wheelchairs.
Special Programs: Boardwalks, Bridges, City Parks, Walking the USA A-Z, and Wisconsin Counties
Directions: From US Hwy 51 north of Madison, take exit for E North St in DeForest. At the traffic circle take the exit to stay on E North St. Turn left onto Cty CV (Main St). Turn right onto Acker Pkwy. Western Greet Park is located on the left at 417 Acker.
Parking: Ample parking is available.
Description: The walk is mostly on newly paved sections of the Upper Yahara River Trail around Western Green Park and including Veterans Park. A stroll around downtown DeForest is included.
Awards & Fees: There will be no pre-registration or award for this walk. Credit only: $3.00 Youth/Adult Non-Credit: $2.00
Pets: Leashed pets will be permitted on this walk with appropriate cleanup.
Amenities: Restrooms and water will be available only at the start point.
Contact: Mary B. Liebig, 6809 Bootmaker Way, Windsor, WI 53598 (608) 846-2299,
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.