SN: 116000 - 2020 / Y0592

This event is closed until we find another location for our drop box. The hotel is now closed.

what is the event

University of Tennessee Walk

Year Round Walk

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Walk along the Tennessee River
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Visit the University of Tennessee campus
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Neyland Stadium - best not to walk during a football game
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University of Tennessee campus
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where is the event

Knoxville, Tennessee

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

Hotel Knoxville

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

reasons to do the event

Special programs

Rockin' Around the Clock

Walking the USA A - Z

Long description

Daily - Dawn to Dusk. Offers a wonderful view of the City. Savor the charms of Gay Street and the Market Square area. Stroll through the site of the World's Fair of 1982 with its fountains, waterway and waterfalls and Sunsphere. The Sunsphere is open & free to the public. The observation area provides a 360 degree view of Knoxville and surrounding area. Visit the new East Tennessee Veterans Memorial at the north end of the park. Traverse the campus of the University of Tennessee including its Botanical Gardens. Walk along Volunteer Landing-a promenade along the TN River with recordings of Knoxville history and panoramic views. See sites from the Civil War Siege and Battle of Knoxville. Beware of traffic congestion and lack of parking during U of TN fall football games. Shares walk box with Music, Moonshine, and Art Walk.

conditions for the event

Distance: 7, 12k, Rating: 3A

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: NO

Wheelchairs: NO

Comments

This walk has several sets of stairs and some steep inclines.

Awards and fees: IVV Credit Only

how to get to the event

Driving to the start box

500 Hill Avenue SE, 37902 865-637-1234. Refer to Music, Moonshine, and Art Walk (Y2049) for directions to start point. If parking isn't available in front of the Marriott Hotel, you may use their parking garage (free). Ask for the Walk Box at the hotel registration desk.

event sponsor

East Tennessee Wanderers

Event website: www.easttennesseewanderers.org

point of contact

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