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Monroe Cheese Days Walk


Host Club:
Madison Area Volkssport Association
AVA Sanction #: 121133
Dates: September 17, 2022 - September 17, 2022
Start Location: Twining Park
Location: 425 14th Ave, Monroe, WI 53566 (N 42.60799 W 89.64211)
Hours: Start between 8:00 am and noon, finish by 3:00 pm.
Distance: 10K and 5K
Rating: 1B This walk will support neither strollers nor wheelchairs.
Special Programs: Walking the USA A-Z, Wisconsin Counties -- Sauk
Directions: From Hwy 18/151 west of Madison, take exit 79 to County 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 Drive and proceed to the 2nd shelter after entering the park.
Parking: Ample parking is available in the park.
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 preregistration or award for the walk. All walkers: $3.00
Pets: Pets will not be permitted on the walk.
Amenities: Restrooms available at the start point and along the trail
Contact: Jerry Wilson 2045 Atwood Ave #409, Madison, WI 53704, (608) 695-6449,
Disclaimers: The Madison Area Volkssport Association, the AVA, and the starting point 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 guideline 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.