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Monroe Cheese Days Walk


Host Club:
Madison Area Volkssport Association
AVA Sanction #: 118635
Dates: September 18, 2021 - September 18, 2021
Start Location: Twining Park
Location: 425 14th Ave, Monroe, WI N 42.60799 W 89.64211
Hours: Start from 8:00 am to noon. Finish by 3 pm.
Distance: 10K and 5K
Rating: 1B The walk is not suitable for strollers or for wheelchairs.
Special Programs: Walk the USA - M, and Wisconsin Counties - Dane
Directions: From Hwy18/151 west of Madison, take exit 79 to Cty PB. Follow PB to the town of Montrose and go south on WI-69. Follow WI-69 into Monroe where WI-69 becomes 18th Ave. Turn right on 6th St and right again on 14th Ave. Turn into Twining Park on Park Dr and proceed to the 2nd shelter after entering the park.
Parking: Ample parking is available.
Description: Beginning in a city park, the walk follows paths and trails to downtown Monroe to meander through the biannual celebration in Cheese City, USA. While in the city walkers pass several homes on the National Register of Historic Places. The celebration will slow a walker's pace, but the sights, sounds, and tastes are worth the slower pace.
Awards & Fees: There will be no pre-registration or award for this walk. All Walkers: $3.00
Pets: Pets are not permitted on this walk.
Amenities: Restrooms and water are available at the start point and along the walk.
Contact: Jerry Wilson, 2045 Atwood Ave #409, Madison, WI 53704, (608) 695-6449,
Disclaimers: The 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.