SN: 114793 - 2020 / Y0719

START POINT MOVED - SP is closed - e-mail POC for help

what is the event

War of 1812

Seasonal Walk

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Buffalo City Hall
where is the event

Buffalo, New York

Erie County

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

Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural Site NB: Contact club well before your arrival to schedule a walk and get current information

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

Starting Wed, Apr 1st, 2020 until Nov 30th, 2020

Start box available: Daylight hours. Noon weekends.

reasons to do the event

Special programs

Lady Liberty Special Program

Make a Wish at a Water Fountain

Take a Walk In a City Park

Underground Railroad

United States Post Offices

Vice Presidential Walks

Walk the USA - Street by Street

Walking America's Ports of Call

Walking the USA A - Z

Long description

Beautiful Buffalo at confluence Lk Erie, Buffalo River & Erie Canal. City 5/6 K check in at SP then drive South on Delaware to Erie Basin Marina for start of walk. Free parking at marina. E-mail PoC for info re parking after October 15. Open 9-5 weekdays; until 8PM Tuesdays. Weekends 12-5. Closed major holidays.

conditions for the event

Distance: 5/6/10km, Rating: 1B

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: Medium

Wheelchairs: Medium


War of 1812 Seaway Trail walk award. Architecturally significant buildings/ Tiffany windows; Erie Basin Marina/Lk Erie meets Niagara River; NEW Erie Canal Terminus Pk & Naval Pk ship/harbor tours;Triple A ballpark where "The Natural" filmed; Observation Tower in Art Deco City Hall tours M-F at Noon-free. Site of T.Roosevelt Inauguration (National Pk Service Site) Start Point/ tours available/ highly recommended. War of 1812 Seaway Trail walk. Commemorates Burning of Buffalo 1813. Second 10K option: Complementary walk visits Pan-Am Buffalo; mansions; vibrant Elmwood neighborhood. City streets; one short avoidable hill.

Awards and fees: A Award

how to get to the event

Driving to the start box

641 Delaware Ave. Buffalo, NY 14202 Free off-street parking available behind site accessed from Franklin St. (One way going North) CLOSED Due to Covid until further notice.

event sponsor

Niagara Frontier Volkssport Club

Event website:

point of contact

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