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Dates: 1/2/2017 - 12/31/2017
City / State: Fort Worth, TX
Event Name: Stockyards
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 105233 2017/Y0363
Distance - Trail Ratings: 12km/5km - 2A
Description: Discover the Historic Stockyards with cattle drives twice daily along Exchange Avenue, rustic Old West buildings and the World’s Largest Honky Tonk, Billy Bob’s Texas. Open Mon-Sat 9am, Sun at noon. Must be off trail by 5pm.
Amenities: Strollers: medium | Wheelchairs: NO | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: This event doesn't have any special Programs assigned.
Start Times: Mon-Sat 9am-2pm, Sun 11am-2pm. Finish before 5pm.
Location: Ft Worth Stockyards Visitors Information Center
Start Point / Driving Directions: 130 E Exchange, 76164. 817-624-4741 or 1-800-433-5747. I-35W SB, Exit- 54B. NB, Exit 54-A. Go W on 28th to Main, turn LEFT to Main. Take Main to Exchange, turn LEFT. Proceed to VC on RIGHT. Free parking at end of Exchange, except during special events.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Closed most major Holidays. The Stockyards was once the second-largest cattle market in the world. The district brims with entertainment, including restaurants, shopping and Wild West performances. The 12km route will also take you for a long walk along the Trinity River and back.
Host Club: Tarrant County Walkers
Contact: Barbara Salley (817) 292-0673
Website: www.walktx.org/TarrantCountyWalkers
E-Mail Contact: salleyb2@yahoo.com