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Dates: 1/1/2019 - 12/31/2019
City / State: Throckmorton, TX
Event Name: Throckmorton County Walk, 2019 only
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 112233 2019/Y2399
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10k / 5k - 1A
Description: Small North Texas town and county seat. Highlights include Courthouse, High School with decorative plaques, water tower, Jailhouse Museum, Fire Station Museum, and old Depot Library.
Amenities: Strollers: Easy | Wheelchairs: Easy | 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 106 miles to Start Point at City Park in Throckmorton, TX.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Directions to Start Point: 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; right on US-380E which becomes W. Chestnut in town; right on S. Eagle 1 1/2 blocks to Park/Picnic shelter on left. Stamford and Haskell are on this route.
Host Club: Texas County Walkers, Inc.
Contact: Chris Benson (214) 402-9986
Website: www.walktx.org
E-Mail Contact: chriskbenson@yahoo.com