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Veterans Walk


Host Club:
Dairyland Walkers
AVA Sanction #: 126538
Dates: November 9, 2024 - November 9, 2024
Start Location: Concourse Hotel Lobby
Location: Concourse Hotel, 1 W Dayton St, Madison, WI (N 43.07576 W 89.38675)
Hours: Registration: 9:30 am to 11 am
Finish by 1 pm
Distance: 10K and 5K
Rating: 2B The walk is suitable for both strollers and wheelchairs.
Special Programs: Walking with America's Veterans, Walk the USA A-Z, Walking Wisconsin Counties - Dane
Directions: From US 12/18 take the John Nolen Dr. exit north. At the 5th light, turn left on Broom St.  Proceed to the 3rd light and turn right on W. Washington Ave. and proceed to the Capitol Square. Turn right on Carroll St. one block and follow the Capital Square around to Wisconsin Ave. Turn right on Wisconsin to the hotel on the left.
Parking: Hotel parking is limited and with a charge. There are also 5 public parking ramps within 3 blocks.
Description: The walk will include the State Capitol, a portion of the University of Wisconsin Campus, Madison's famed State Street, and will emphasize armed forces veterans sites including the upper level of the State Capitol Building and the Veterans Museum. The walk will end at the Plaza Tavern for those wishing to join us for lunch.
Awards & Fees: There will be no pre-registration r award for this walk. All Walkers: $4.00.
Pets: Pets will not be permitted on this walk.
Amenities: Restrooms and water are available at the start/finish point and along the walk.
Contact: Jerry Wilson, (608) 696-6449,
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 askedt o sign a waiver from liability before the walk.