SN: 112532 - 2019 / Y0606
Year Round Walk
Hosted in a traditional start box
Ione Plaza Market
From Tue, Jan 1st to Tue, Dec 31st
Open from 8:00 a.m to 8:00 p.m.
Bridges - Spanning the USA
Points of Reference
State Street Sashay
Take a Walk In a City Park
Walk the USA - Street by Street
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
If you wish to tour Preston Castle you may schedule a tour of the "castle" by contacting the Preston Castle Foundation, www.prestoncastle.com. 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
Event website: www.deltatuletrekkers.org