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Dates: 1/1/2017 - 12/31/2017
City / State: Bay City, TX
Event Name: Historic Bay City (Matagorda County) One Year Only
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 106747 2017/Y1081
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10km/5km - 1A
Description: Bay City, county seat of Matagorda County, was established in 1894 on the coastal plains along the Colorado River. The walk will wind through the downtown historic district, around the courthouse, and through the Southside Residential Historical District which is on the National Register of Historic Places.
Amenities: Strollers: hard | Wheelchairs: hard | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Take a Walk In a City Park, Walking the USA A - Z
Start Times: Dawn to 3 hours before dusk
Location: Holiday Inn Express & Suites
Start Point / Driving Directions: 5618 7th St, Bay City, TX 77414 From Wharton, take South TX 60, turn left on North TX 35/ 7th St, continue to hotel on the right. From State Highway 288, take exit for TX 35 Angleton/West Columbia/Bay City, turn right on 35 South and continue to the hotel on the left. (979-244-3333)
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: After registering for the walk, you will follow directions to drive downtown to begin the walk.
Host Club: Houston Happy Hikers
Contact: Ken or Daralyn Schubert (281) 857-7766
Website: houstonhappyhikers.com
E-Mail Contact: daralynSchubert@yahoo.com