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Dates: 1/1/2019 - 12/31/2019
City / State: Ft Wayne, IN
Event Name: VA Hospital
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 113052 2019/Y0907
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10 & 6 - 1A
Description: Walk box is at the Emergency Room entrance- ask for it at the desk. Trail is mostly on sidewalks and river greenway, going through residential areas, parks and the downtown area.
Amenities: Strollers: medium | Wheelchairs: medium | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Bridges - Spanning the USA, Make a Wish at a Water Fountain, Points of Reference, Take a Walk In a City Park, Underground Railroad, Walk the USA - Street by Street, Walking the USA A - Z
Start Times: Daily, 8 to dusk.
Location: Veterans Administration Northern Indiana Health Care
Start Point / Driving Directions: 2121 Lake Avenue, Fort Wayne, IN. From the North: Exit I-69 at the Coldwater exit (#312). Proceed south on Coldwater Rd. and it will merge into Clinton St. Continue south and turn left on State Blvd. Go approx. 1 1/4 miles to Randallia Dr. and turn right. Go four blocks to the VA Hospital. From the South: Exit I-69 at U.S. 27 and go north (the name change will be Lafayette and then Spy Run). Turn right on State Blvd. and turn right on Randallia Dr. Go 4 blocks to the V.A. Hospital. From the West: Come in on Jefferson Blvd. (I-69 Exit 302) and turn north on Lafayette St. Turn righ on State Blvd. Continue to Randallia Dr. Turn right and go 4 blocks to the V.A. Hospital. From the East: U.S. 30 to IN 930. Turn left at Lake Ave. and go to Randallia Dr. Turn right. Ask for the walk box at the Emergency Entrance.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: This walk wanders through historic downtown Ft Wayne, by the beautiful Parkview Field, home to the TinCaps baseball team, along the river greenway, and through charming turn of the century neighborhoods
Host Club: Three Rivers Strollers
Contact: Sue Budd (260) 434-5847
Website: No Website Listed
E-Mail Contact: susanbudd2008@yahoo.com