SN: 115878 - 2020 / Y2168

what is the event

A Walk to Edwardsville Parks

Year Round Walk

where is the event

Edwardsville, Illinois

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

Edwardsville YMCA - Esic 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: See event comments for YMCA hours.

reasons to do the event

Special programs

This event doesn't have any special Programs assigned.

Long description

Welcome to two of Edwardsville's parks. The 6k will take you to historic Leclaire Park and Lake. This community in Edwardsville was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1979. The 5k will take you to Edwardsville Township Community Park. You will see two restored farm silos used for park storage and a US Navy A7E Corsair II aircraft. YMCA Hours: M-Th 5a-10p, Fri 5a-9p, Sat 7a-8p, Sun 10a-6p. Center is closed New Year's Day, Easter, Memorial Day, July 4th, Thanksgiving and Christmas. Center closes early on New Year's Eve and Christmas Eve.

conditions for the event

Distance: 5k, 6k, 11k, Rating: 1A

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: Medium

Wheelchairs: Medium


YMCA hours Mon-Thursday 5am - 10pm; Fri- 5am-9pm; Sat-7am - 8pm; & Sun-10am - 6pm

Awards and fees: IVV Credit Only

how to get to the event

Driving to the start box

1200 Esic Drive, Edwardsville, Illinois 62025, (618)656-0436. From I-270E take exit 9. Follow IL-157N to Esic Drive in Edwardsville.

event sponsor

Illinois Trekkers Volkssport Club

Event website:

point of contact

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