SN: 115317 - 2020 / Y1318

Arboretum

Year Round Walk

Asheville, North Carolina

North Carolina Arboretum-Baker Exhibit Center

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

Start times: Mon-Sat: 9-5; Sun: 12-5

Special programs

Mayflower - 400th Anniversary Walk

Long description

Mon-Sun: 9-5, please call ahead. Closed major holidays. $14 per car to enter Arboretum; $7 / carload First Tuesday. $14 can be applied to annual yearly parking fee of $45. Rated 3B. Not suitable for wheelchairs or strollers. Trail has four options. Only one credit even if completing all options. 5Km includes formal gardens, a walk along a stream and through woods. 10 & 11 Km pass through formal and informal gardens and along forest roads and trails. 11Km also goes around lake. 21Km is combination of 10 & 11Km. Be sure to visit the Bonsai Exhibition Garden. No pets allowed in the Bonsai Garden, formal gardens or buildings. "A" award available.

Distance: Distance 5/10/11/21 km, Rating: 3B

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: No

Strollers: NO

Wheelchairs: NO

Comments

Due to the Corona virus the Start Point for this walk is closed. The walk box is not available. www.ncarboretum.org

Awards and fees: A Award

Driving to the start box

100 Frederick Law Olmsted Way, Asheville 28806 828-665-2492. From I-26, take exit 33. Follow NC-191 south approx 3 miles. Right at light for the Blue Ridge Pkwy. Turn right towards the Arboretum entrance gate. From BRP, exit for NC 191 at mile marker 393 and turn left to Arboretum. Go to desk at Baker Exhibit Center and ask for Walk Box.

Asheville Amblers

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

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