SN: 114356 - 2020 / Y0165

what is the event

Historic

Year Round Walk

where is the event

Folsom, California

Sacramento

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

Karen's Bakery & Caf

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

when is the event

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

Start box available: Must start and finish during daylight hours.

reasons to do the event

Special programs

Ice Cream Parlors

Rockin' Around the Clock

Walking the USA A - Z

Long description

Restaurant open M-F 6am-4pm, Sat 7am-4pm, closed Sundays, call for holiday hrs. Walk box is on the bookcase to the left of the main entrance of Karen's Bakery. Take a trip back into the time of the Gold Rush through old town Folsom, passing historic sites such as the terminus of the Sacramento Valley Railroad, Pony Express Station, the historic Folsom Powerhouse, the Chinese Cemetery, and old Victorian homes. Dogs cannot go into Chinese Cemetery and State Park. Portions of the route may be slick and/or muddy after rains.

conditions for the event

Distance: 5k, 10k, Rating: 2C

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: None

Wheelchairs: None

Comments

Take the dirt paths walked by Native Americans and settlers by serene Lake Natoma and the American River with views of Folsom Prison and Maidu Indian ruins. Save time to browse through the Visitor Center, Railroad Museum, History Museum and the Old Powerhouse. Gift Shop open Sat. CA Counties: Sacramento. (5k = 3.1 miles, 10k = 6.2 miles)

Awards and fees: IVV Credit Only

how to get to the event

Driving to the start box

705 Gold Lake Dr, Ste 340, Folsom, CA 95630, (916) 985-2665. US 50 E, take Folsom exit, turn left onto Folsom Blvd, past Natoma St, take ramp on right to Historic District. Continue straight on Sutter St for short distance, turn left on Reading St, turn right on Leidesdorff St. Turn left on Gold Lake Dr. Karen's Bakery on corner of Gold Lake Dr and Leidesdorff St. Free parking available in two story brick garage, corner of Leidesdorff and Reading.

event sponsor

Sacramento Walking Sticks

Event website: SacramentoWalkingSticks.org

point of contact

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