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Dates: 1/2/2019 - 12/31/2019
City / State: Glen Burnie, MD
Event Name: BWI Aircraft Observation Overlook Trail
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 112079 2019/Y1360
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5km-10km - 1A
Description: Starbucks open daily 7am-dusk. Fee for IVV credit or non-IVV is $3. Children 12 and under walk free (IVV credit included) courtesy of Freestate Happy Wanderers.
Amenities: Strollers: Medium | Wheelchairs: NO | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Bridges - Spanning the USA, Points of Reference
Start Times: 7 AM - dusk
Location: Starbucks Coffee - Southdale Shopping Center- NEW Building on 7933 Ritchie Highway, Glen Burnie, MD
Start Point / Driving Directions: 7933 Ritchie Highway, 21060. From Rts I-95 & I-295, take MD 100 E, Exit 16B (Rts 2 & 10 N). North on Rt 2 (Ritchie Hwy) to 2nd traffic signal at Americana Circle. TURN RIGHT on Americana Circle, after a short block TURN RIGHT. Starbucks on right. Walk box in table area. Register here, then drive 2.4 miles to start point. (You may also register for the Kinder Farm Park walk, YR1896, here as well.)
Awards & Fees: A Award
Comments: A 5K option is available. YR 1360 follows paved paths through parks and relatively flat residential streets. Part of the trail is on the Baltimore and Annapolis Trail Park (which was once the railroad bed for the Baltimore/Annapolis Shortline Railroad) and on the BWI Airport Trail. BWI Airport Observation Park is the turn around for the trail and has a Port-A-John, slides and climbing equipment for children of all ages. It is common to see planes either taking off from or landing at BWI Airport from the Observation Park.
Host Club: Freestate Happy Wanderers
Contact: Bill Hassell (410) 533-5805
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