SN: 115087 - 2020 / Y1128

Start Point OPEN! Visit the ancient and venerable city of St. Augustine, FL with many historic sites, great shopping and fantastic 5k & 10k trails!

what is the event

St. Augustine Year Round Walk Event

Year Round Walk

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Ancient city gates of St. Augustine, FL
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An ancient oak, in an ancient city!
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An historic hotel, now Flagler College
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Beautiful tree-lined stroll!
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where is the event

St. Augustine, Florida

St. Johns County

The address/location to the physical start box (PSB) for mapping services such as Google or Siri is as follows:

Double Tree by Hilton Hotel St. Augustine

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: Daily - Dawn to Dusk

reasons to do the event

Special programs

Ice Cream Parlors

Mayflower - 400th Anniversary Walk

Rockin' Around the Clock

Walking the USA A - Z

Long description

Take a walk through history as you tour the wonders of "the oldest city in the United States." Pass by the old Spanish rock walled fort, Castillo San Marco, which withstood British artillery attacks in 1740; continue through a National Cemetery and numerous historical sites; ride in a horse-drawn carriage; visit unique shops and restaurants. The city has a diverse selection of outstanding museums. Throughout the town's architecture you will see the legacy of Henry Flagler, one of the founders of Standard Oil Company and the creator of the currently operating Florida East Coast Railroad.

conditions for the event

Distance: 6/10KM, Rating: 1B

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: Medium

Wheelchairs: Medium

Comments

Trail rated 1B (cobblestone in some areas) and is suitable for strollers and wheelchairs if they follow the alternate route instructions but may still have some difficulty with the cobblestones.

Awards and fees: IVV Credit Only

how to get to the event

Driving to the start box

116 San Marco Ave. Volkssport Walk Box at Registration Desk in Hotel Lobby. N on I-95 Exit 311 to SR207. Right (NE) to SR207. Drive 5.1 miles to US Hwy 1. Left to US1, Drive 1.4 miles to traffic signal at W Castillo. Turn right to W Castillo. Drive 0.3 miles to San Marco. Turn left on San Marco, drive to the Double Tree by Hilton on the Left. S on I-95 Exit 318 to Hwy 16, Green Cove Springs/St Augustine exit (also Outlet Mall exit). Left to Hwy 16. Drive 5.6 miles to San Marco, turn right (S) to San Marco. Drive 0.9 to Double Tree by Hilton on the Right.

event sponsor

Happy Wanderers

Event website: www.happywanderersfl.org

point of contact

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