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Madison – Picnic Point


Dates 1/1/2024 - 12/31/2024
City / State Madison, WI
Event Name Picnic Point
Event Type Seasonal Walk
Event ID 2024/Y0414
Distance - Trail Ratings 10K or 5K - 2C
Description The route is mostly in natural areas along the shore of Lake Mendota with panoramic views of the Capitol and the lake. It includes a walk through Eagle Heights Woods. The trails vary from wide and paved to narrow rough dirt paths. NOTICE: Wet weather can make portions of this route soggy, muddy, and slippery

Strollers: No | Wheelchairs: No | Pets: No | Restrooms: Yes

Special Programs Rails to Trails
Walk the USA A-Z - The letter “M”
Wisconsin Counties - Dane County
Start Times Daily, dawn to dusk.
Location Best Western Inn Towner Motel
Start Point / Driving Directions 2424 University Avenue
Madison, Wisconsin
N43° 4.3448′ W89° 25.7030′

From the Beltline (US - 12/18) exit on Midvale Blve. Go north on Midvale to University Ave (approx 2.5 miles) Go east (right) on University continuing on University Ave bearing right at Campus Drive/University Ave split, Turn left on Highland. The Inn Towner will be on the right.
Awards & Fees $4.00 All Walkers
Host Club Madison Area Volkssport Association
Contact Ruth E. Walde Schams, (608) 692-7789
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