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Dates: 1/2/2018 - 12/31/2018
City / State: Independence, MO
Event Name: Historical Independence
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 109649 2018/Y0032
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5 & 10km - 2A
Description: 8:30 am to 3:00pm Tues - Sun. Ticket Center closes promptly at 5:00 pm. Call before going on Federal Holidays or when snowing. Route is on city streets and sidewalks with a couple of low-grade hills. The trail goes past President Truman's home, The Truman Presidential Library, Jackson County Courthouse and many historic sites from the late 1800's & early 1900's. Please let groups and people going on tours sign in first. Trail is medium difficulty for strollers and hard for wheelchairs. Water and restrooms are available at the start .
Amenities: Strollers: Medium | Wheelchairs: hard | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Doin' The Louisiana Purchase, Food For Thought, Treasure Hunt - A way to walk our precious trails, Vice Presidential Walks, Walk the USA - Street by Street
Start Times: Daily; 8:30 am to 3:00pm. Ticket Center closes pr
Location: Truman Home Ticket Center
Start Point / Driving Directions: 219 N. Main St., Independence, MO. 816-254-7199. Coming East or West on I-70 to Noland Rd; go north on Noland Rd to Truman Rd; Turn Left on Truman Rd to Main St. Turn left on Main St. Ticket Center is on the southeast corner of Truman Rd and Main St, in the Truman Home Ticket Office. Parking is across the street in parking lot.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: This walk qualifies for Jackson County in the MO County Walking Special Program.
Host Club: Pace Setters Volkssport Club
Contact: Barb Ramsay (816) 694-8598
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