Navigate to American Volkssport Association Home Page » Walking Events » Event Details Other Clubs in this State
Dates: 1/1/2017 - 12/31/2017
City / State: Washington, DC
Event Name: Georgetown
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 105393 2017/Y1395
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10/11 km - 2A
Description: McDonald's hours, Daily 5:30am-11pm, closed 3pm on Thanksgiving & Christmas. The trail is mostly on paved surfaces except in the Park. RESTROOMS/WATER are available at Start Point & in Georgetown as noted in the walking instructions. PETS on leash are allowed on this trail. The trail goes to historic Georgetown through some of the finest neighborhoods in the Washington DC, to Georgetown University & through scenic Rock Creek Park. An additional 1 km option visits the C&O Canal & the Georgetown waterfront at Potomac River.
Amenities: Strollers: NO | Wheelchairs: NO | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Animal Safari, Border Crossings, Bridges - Spanning the USA, Food For Thought, Ice Cream Parlors, Make a Wish at a Water Fountain, National Parks Centennial Challenge, Points of Reference, Take a Walk In a City Park, Treasure Hunt - A way to walk our precious trails, United States Post Offices, Vice Presidential Walks, Walk the USA - Street by Street, Walking America's Ports of Call, Walking the Path of Inventions
Start Times: Dawn to Dusk
Location: McDonald's
Start Point / Driving Directions: 2616 Connecticut Ave, NW, 202-462-8773. Start Point adjacent to Metro escalators; 2 entrances: Connecticut and rear entrance on 24th (wheelchair accessible at rear entrance). BY METRO: Red Line to Woodley Park-Zoo/Adams Morgan Station. BY CAR: I-495 (Capital Beltway) Exit 33, Connecticut S, about 6 miles to Calvert. Right on Calvert. Park on streets weekends only or Omni Shoreham Hotel parking on Calvert (hourly rates). START BOX: From Conn Ave entrance, go down stairs to McDonalds. Look LEFT; Start Box usually on floor by Trash containers.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Additional Contact: Carolyn Thurber; 301-926-0915; cbthurber@verizon.net
Host Club: Seneca Valley Sugarloafers
Contact: J Parr (301) 385-0054
Website: www.sugarloafers.org
E-Mail Contact: jone.p@comcast.net