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Dates: 1/1/2019 - 12/31/2019
City / State: Lackawaxen, PA
Event Name: Roebling Aqueduct
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 113522 
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5k/10k - 1A
Description: This walk features crossing the Delaware River via the Roebling Aqueduct (Bridge) from PA to NY and back. The 1847 bridge, designed by and built under the supervision of John A. Roebling (future engineer of the Brooklyn Bridge), is the oldest suspension bridge in the US and originally served as an aqueduct to transport canal boats over the Delaware River. The bridge has been recently fully restored including numerous historical signs showing its use as an Aqueduct. The walk also passes the Zane Grey Museum (free in season).
Amenities: Strollers: medium | Wheelchairs: medium | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Border Crossings, Bridges - Spanning the USA, National Parks Centennial Challenge, Treasure Hunt - A way to walk our precious trails, United States Post Offices, Walking the Path of Inventions
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Location: WEB REGISTRATION ONLY (www.cva4u.org) START: Lackawaxen, PA
Start Point / Driving Directions: REGISTRATION: Please use the online start box provided by the California Volkssport Association website (www.cva4u.org). Follow the left side link, 'Online Start Box', and the instructions provided to sign a waiver and register for this event. Payments for event credit and directions use Paypal. The directions and insert cards are PDFs that you can download and print as needed. The POC does not provide event directions or accept alternate payment methods. The entire online process should take less than 10 minutes for a first time user. Driving directions to the event starting point are included in the walk directions downloaded from the Online Start Box.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: There are "modern" pit toilets next to the start/finish point parking lot. When open restrooms are also available at the Zane Grey Museum. The museum is closed starting the last week of October through Memorial Day.
Host Club: Liberty Bell Wanderers
Contact: Michael Green (845) 781-6801
Website: www.libertybellwanderers.net
E-Mail Contact: mikeginf@gmail.com