SN: 115316 - 2020 / Y1010

what is the event

Year Round Walk

where is the event

Asheville, North Carolina

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

Asheville Chamber of Commerce Visitors Center

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 Thu, Jan 2nd, 2020 to Dec 31st, 2020

Start box available: Mon-Fri:8:30-5:30; Sat-Sun: 9-5

reasons to do the event

Special programs

Ice Cream Parlors

Little Free Libraries

Long description

M-F: 8:30-5;30; S-S: 9-5. Closed most holidays. Rated 2A. No wheelchairs, strollers difficult. Enjoy portions of the Urban Trail through the vibrant art-deco downtown and the ambience of a designated "All American City". Visit the restored Grove Arcade with shops and restaurants now in place to depict its original uniqueness as an indoor shopping mall back in the 1920s. Walk by the Thomas Wolfe Home where "Look Homeward Angel " was written and through downtown with it's eclectic vibe featuring local craft chocolates and breweries. Visit old neighborhoods of Asheville, and the new Greenway along Reed Creek. . Walk thru the historic Montford District with old homes and B&Bs. Stroll through Riverside Cemetery where O'Henry, Thomas Wolfe and Zebulon Vance are buried. Visitors Center "B" award available.

conditions for the event

Distance: 7/10km, Rating: 2A

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: Medium

Wheelchairs: None

Comments

Walk is now open. Start point location is open. Suggest to call ahead to confirm .

Awards and fees: B Award

how to get to the event

Driving to the start box

36 Montford Ave Asheville, NC 28801 828-258-6129 From the West on I-240, take Exit 4C, to Haywood St. Right on Haywood, and take next right on Montford. Vistior Center is large brick building on the left, immediately after you go over I-240, and thru stoplight. From the East on I-240, take Exit 4-C. Turn right on Montford and immediately left to the VC.

event sponsor

Asheville Amblers

Event website: www.ashevilleamblers.com/Club-Events.html

point of contact

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