SN: 114168 - 2020 / Y1787


Year Round Walk

Athens, Alabama


The address/location for the physical start box (PSB) is as follows:

Hampton Inn

WARNING: The map pin is for reference only and may not accurately indicate the start box location or the event start.

From Wed, Jan 1st, 2020 to Dec 31st, 2020

Start times: Walk during daylight hours only.

Special programs

Ice Cream Parlors

Little Free Libraries

Rockin' Around the Clock

Walk Like An Olympian

Walking the USA A - Z

Long description

Walk during daylight hours only. The course passes through four historic districts in downtown Athens: the Beaty Historic District, the Athens Square Historic District, the Houston Historic District, and the Athens State University Historic District. This walk is primarily on paved streets and sidewalks, however, there are a few places where there is no sidewalk.

Distance: 10K and 5K, Rating: 2A

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: Medium

Wheelchairs: Medium


None provided

Awards and fees: IVV Credit Only

Driving to the start box

1222 Kelli Dr. From I-65, take Exit 351. Go east on Hwy 72. Take the first right onto Kelli Dr. Hampton Inn is on the right. The walk box is at Hampton Inn. Drive to Athens Visitors Center to complete walk. Pick up driving instructions to the Visitors Center in the"walk box" at Hampton Inn. Stamp books and take along an envelope so you will not have to return to start point to stamp your books.

Capital City Wanderers

Event website:

Click inside the box to send an email to the POC.