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Dates: 1/1/2019 - 12/31/2019
City / State: Stamford, TX
Event Name: Jones County Walk, 2019 only
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 112232 2019/Y2398
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10k / 5k - 1A
Description: Small west-central Texas town. Highlights include High School, whimsical sculptures, mural, town square, historic theater and water tower. Some uneven paving or gravel/dirt roads, few sidewalks. Not recommended after a recent rain.
Amenities: Strollers: Medium | Wheelchairs: Hard | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Doin' The Louisiana Purchase, Take a Walk In a City Park, United States Post Offices, Walk the USA - Street by Street
Start Times: Dawn to 3 hrs before dusk, daily
Location: Best Western Plus Sweetwater Inn & Suites
Start Point / Driving Directions: Walk Box located: 300 NW Georgia Ave, Sweetwater, TX 79556. East or westbound on I-20, take Exit 244. Motel is on westbound frontage road. Register, then drive 60 miles to Start Point at City Park, southeast corner of E. Hamilton/Hwy 6 and Orient St. in Stamford, TX.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Directions to Start Point: From Best Western in Sweetwater, take I-20 east to TX-70; north on TX-70 to FM-57; right on FM-57 to TX-92; right on TX-92 to US-277; left on US-277 to Exit TX-6/Stamford/277 Business. Right on W. McHarg/277G Bus.; right on TX-6/S. Swenson; left on E. Hamilton into City Park just past stoplight at Orient St.
Host Club: Texas County Walkers, Inc.
Contact: Chris Benson (214) 402-9986
Website: www.walktx.org
E-Mail Contact: chriskbenson@yahoo.com