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Dates: 1/1/2019 - 12/31/2019
City / State: Sacramento, CA
Event Name: Sac State - Sacramento County
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 112910 2019/Y1822
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5K, 10K - 1A
Description: Restaurant open daily Mo-Fr 5:00 am-9:00 pm, Sa/Su 6:00 am-8:00 pm, call for holiday hours. The walk box is next to the newspaper stand, just to the left of the door, as you walk in. California State University, Sacramento, a.k.a. Sac State was established in 1947 and is among the largest campuses in the California State University system. This walk explores the lush landscaping of this beautiful 300-acre campus containing over 3,000 trees and a sprinkling of flower gardens. All routes include a pass through the University Arboretum. The 10k route also includes the lovely neighborhoods of River Park and a stretch along the lovely American River Parkway. Ramp up to levee and loop through Arboretum is not suitable for wheelchairs. Restrooms at Start Point, possibly on campus at the library and Starbucks if they are open, and in Glen Hall Park on the 10k route. Water may be purchased at the Start Point.
Amenities: Strollers: medium | Wheelchairs: Hard | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Make a Wish at a Water Fountain, National Parks Centennial Challenge, Points of Reference, State Capital, State Street Sashay, Take a Walk In a City Park, Walk the USA - Street by Street, Walking America's Ports of Call, Walking the Path of Inventions, Walking the USA A - Z
Start Times: Must start and finish during daylight hours.
Location: Starbucks Coffee Company
Start Point / Driving Directions: 1420 65th St, Sacramento, CA 95819 (916) 454-4231. From West bound US 50 take 65th St exit, turn right onto 65th St, cross the light rail tracks. Starbucks is on the left corner of 65th St & Folsom Blvd. From East bound US 50 take 65th St exit, turn left onto 65th St, travel under the freeway, and cross the light rail tracks. Starbucks is on the left corner of 65th St & Folsom Blvd.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: CA Counties: Sacramento (5k = 3.1 miles, 10k = 6.2 miles)
Host Club: Sacramento Walking Sticks
Contact: Brenda Dougherty (925) 864-4733
Website: www.SacramentoWalkingSticks.org
E-Mail Contact: BDougherty@Clarkpacific.com