SN: 116450 - 2020 / Y2679

The event is closed

Walk through the charming Village of Charlotte which houses the Port of Rochester, along the Genesee River and Lake Ontario. Through the Ontario Beach Park, Turning Point Park, past 1822 Lighthouse

what is the event

Rochester - Ontario Beach

Seasonal Walk

where is the event

Village of Charlotte, New York

Monroe County

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

Bill Gray's at the Port of Rochester 1000 N. River St, Rochester, NY 14612

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

The event is closed

Starting Wed, Apr 1st, 2020 until Oct 31st, 2020

Start box available: SP open 10:30 AM - 8:00 Monday-Sunday

reasons to do the event

Special programs

Carousels Across America

Ice Cream Parlors

Rockin' Around the Clock

Walking the USA A - Z

Long description

Walk through the charming Village of Charlotte which houses the Port of Rochester, along the Genesee River and Lake Ontario. Through the Ontario Beach Park, Turning Point Park, past the 1822 Charlotte Light house, the Samuel Latta House (circa 1806 2nd oldest building in Monroe County NY) and the 1905 Denzel Carousel. Port is 5 miles from Downtown Rochester and is its access to the Great Lakes.

conditions for the event

Distance: 5/10K, Rating: 1A

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: Medium

Wheelchairs: Hard

Comments

Walk box is in the office behind the walk up counter- Ask the order clerk you have to be insistent as there are a lot of clerks its busy on weekends. Try to be polite please. There is a sit down section in the restaurant. Billgrays.com for coupons and menu. Restrooms are in the same building. Walk daylight hours only. Corona Virus Update 6/8/20. Start Point is OPEN 11Am to 8PM Monday-Sunday. Sit-down portion of restaurant is CLOSED.

Awards and fees: IVV Credit Only

how to get to the event

Driving to the start box

From the East NY State Thruway exit 45 to I-490. Follow I-490 All the way through downtown Rochester to I-390 North Greece exit (Right). Follow I-390 to the end at the Lake Ontario Parkway, and exit Right. Follow the Lake Ontario Parkway to its End at Lake Avenue (First light on the parkway). Left on Lake Avenue to Corrigan Street. Right on Corrigan Street. You should see a large building with the Port of Rochester on its side just ahead. Bill Grays entrance is in the Left End of the building facing Lake Ontario, From the West NY State Thruway Exit 47 to I-490. Follow I-490 to the I-390 exit (Left) toward Greece, and follow the directions above from that point.

event sponsor

Niagara Frontier Volkssport Club

Event website: www.NiagaraVolkssportClubs.org

point of contact

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