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Dates: 1/2/2019 - 12/31/2019
City / State: State College, PA
Event Name: Arboretum
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 111977 2019/Y2005
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10K/5K - 1A
Description: Walk during daylight hours only. Walkers will pick up directions at start point, then drive about one mile to beginning of walk. Walk is two 5K routes, do either one for 5K, or both 5Ks to make a 10K. Walk goes through Penn State Arboretum; several sports landmarks including Beaver Stadium, Penn State Sports Museum, and Medlar Field baseball stadium; through campus and the historic College Heights neighborhood. During football games and special events on campus, the town is a popular destination. Traffic and visitors increase, it may be difficult to make overnight reservations. Before travel check for local event activities.
Amenities: Strollers: easy | Wheelchairs: easy | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Ice Cream Parlors, Make a Wish at a Water Fountain, Walking the Path of Inventions, Walking the USA A - Z
Start Times: Dawn to Dusk
Location: Super 8 Motel.
Start Point / Driving Directions: 1663 S. Atherton Street, State College, PA. For driving directions see State College Town & Campus Y0744. Ask for the walk box at the registration desk.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Qualifies for PA County Program: Centre County.
Both 5K trails pass the famous Berkey Creamery.
Host Club: Susquehanna Rovers Volksmarch Club
Contact: Pat Eby (717) 379-8945
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