SN: 115076 - 2020 / Y1522

Literary Capital of Alabama

Year Round Walk

Monroeville, Alabama

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

City of Monroeville Police Station

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

Little Free Libraries

Rockin' Around the Clock

Walking the USA A - Z

Long description

Daily-Dawn to Dusk. The trail tours the town where Harper Lee lived and wrote the novel "To Kill a Mockingbird" and where Truman Capote spent his teenage years. See the Court House, jail and other buildings which were an inspiration to Harper Lee and were used in the book and movie. Enjoy the delightful wall murals along the route. Tour the cemetery where the Lees and relatives of Capote are buried. Walk through quiet, peaceful neighborhoods and along a pleasant lake and park.

Distance: 5/10km, Rating: 2A

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: medium

Wheelchairs: hard



Awards and fees: IVV Credit Only

Driving to the start box

57 S Mt Pleasant. I-65, exit 93 W to Monroeville on US 84. Approx 20 miles, at intersection with AL 21, turn right on AL 21. Follow AL 21 to town (do not take by-pass) to Hines. Left on Hines, then right on Mt Pleasant.

Capital City Wanderers

Event website:

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