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Dates: 1/1/2017 - 12/31/2017
City / State: Washington, DC
Event Name: Embassy
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 105394 2017/Y0553
Distance - Trail Ratings: Distance 5/10/20 km - 2A
Description: McDonald's hours, Daily 5:30am-11pm; closed 3pm on Thanksgiving & Christmas. RESTROOMS/WATER are available at the Start Point & the Cathedral. PETS are NOT allowed in the Start Point or on the Cathedral grounds. Cathedral Hours: 10 AM to 4:30 PM.The trail is on sidewalks & paved surfaces.
Amenities: Strollers: medium | Wheelchairs: medium | Pets: No | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Bridges - Spanning the USA, Food For Thought, Ice Cream Parlors, Make a Wish at a Water Fountain, Take a Walk In a City Park, United States Post Offices, Vice Presidential Walks, Walk the USA - Street by Street
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) to Exit 33, Connecticut S, about 6 miles to Calvert. Right on Calvert. Park on streets weekends only or Omni Shoreham Hotel parking at Calvert (hourly rates). START BOX: From Conn. Ave entrance, go down stairs to McDonalds. Look LEFT; Start Box usually kept on floor by Trash containers.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Additional Contact: Carolyn Thurber; 301-926-0915; cbthurber@verizon.net Trail goes past many Embassies, through interesting Washington, DC neighborhoods and to the National Cathedral (for 10k trails only).
Host Club: Seneca Valley Sugarloafers
Contact: J Parr (301) 385-0054
Website: www.sugarloafers.org
E-Mail Contact: jone.p@comcast.net