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New Glarus Walk


Host Club:
Madison Area Volkssport Association
AVA Sanction #: 121132
Dates: July 23, 2022 - July 23, 2022
Start Location: Village Park Gazebo
Location: 300 Railroad St., New Glarus, WI 53574 (N 42.81642 W 89.63425)
Hours: Start 8 am - noon, finish by 3 pm
Distance: 10K or 5K
Rating: 2B The walk is not suitable for strollers, or wheelchairs.
Special Programs: Little Free Libraries, Rails to Trails, Rockin' Around the Clock, Town Halls, Veterans walks, Walking the USA A-Z, Wisconsin Counties -- Green
Directions: Take exit 77 from Hwy 18/151 and drive south on Hwy 69. Drive through Belleville to New Glarus. On reaching New Glarus turn right on 6th Ave., then right again on Railroad St. Turn left on 4th to the gazebo.
Parking: Ample parking is available at the park along the street.
Description: The walk will pass fifteen of the famed New Glarus cows, the Swiss Historical Village, and the Veteran's Memorial Park. After walking through a portion of New Glarus Woods State Park, return to the start point via the sugar River Trail.
Awards & Fees: All walkers $3
Pets: Leashed pets are permitted on this walk.
Amenities: Restrooms available near the start point and along the trail
Contact: Don Suloff, (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.