SN: 112532 - 2019 / Y0606

Amador County

Year Round Walk

Hosted: Traditional start box

Ione, California

Ione Plaza Market

From Tue, Jan 1st to Tue, Dec 31st

Open from 8:00 a.m to 8:00 p.m.

Special programs

Bridges - Spanning the USA

Points of Reference

State Street Sashay

Take a Walk In a City Park

Walk the USA - Street by Street

Long description

Start/Finish during daylight hours only! 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Ask manager for walk binder on shelf below register at right, when facing store. The historic town of Ione is nestled in the foothills of Gold Country. The walk meanders through outlying newer residential areas passing by a golf course. Then along dirt and gravel paths on the trail toward the historic Howard Park racetrack oval. There are a few historic churches and cemeteries along the route.

Distance: 5km and10km, Rating: 1A

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: medium

Wheelchairs: medium


If you wish to tour Preston Castle you may schedule a tour of the "castle" by contacting the Preston Castle Foundation, or phone 209-256-3623.

Awards and fees: IVV Credit Only

Driving to the start box

313 Preston Ave. (along Hwy.104 & 124), Ione, CA 95640. From Hwy 99 in Stockton, exit Hwy 88 East approx 30 miles to Hwy 124. Left on Hwy 124, 2 miles to Ione. At Main St., turn left one block to Preston Ave. Right on Preston and left into Ione Plaza. From Hwy 99 near Galt, follow Twin Cities Rd., Hwy 104 East, 23 miles to Ione. Ione Plaza on right.

Delta Tule Trekkers

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