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Dates: 1/1/2019 - 12/31/2019
City / State: Bedford, IN
Event Name: Bedford Limestone
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 112992 2019/Y1127
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5K and 10K - 2B
Description: Pets are not allowed in cemetery, however you can bypass cemetery and still do a 10K. Due to personnel turnover at Hardees, They often don't seem to know what a volkswalk is or where the box is. Tell them the box is clearly marked and is normally kept under the front counter where the cash registers are and says Bedford Hiking Club or Volkswalk Box.
Amenities: Strollers: medium | Wheelchairs: None | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Little Free Libraries, State Street Sashay, Take a Walk In a City Park, Treasure Hunt - A way to walk our precious trails
Start Times: dawn-dusk
Location: Hardees "fast food" Restaurant 1510 16th Street
Start Point / Driving Directions: N or S, take SR 37 to US 50 E. E on US 50 (16th) to "O" St. Start/finish at Hardees. E or W, take US 50 (16th) to Hardees at corner of 16th and "O' St.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: This walk features many limestone structures, a city park, limestone monuments and goes past lovely period homes. The walk goes through a cemetery with outstanding limestone tombstones which have been written up in magazines like Smithsonian. Water and restrooms are available at the start/finish, at the park, and if the public library is open, in the library. You will see limestone carvings by the Works Progress Administration (WPA) in Wilson Park.
Host Club: Bedford Hiking Club
Contact: Teena Ligman (812) 278-0139
Website: www.bedfordhikingclub.com
E-Mail Contact: tdligman@att.net