SN: 116960 - 2021 / Y0717

Walk through 300 years of American history where the Moravians meet the Industrial Revolution. The 18th Century lives today in the downtown, also known as Christmas City USA.

what is the event

North

Year Round Walk

where is the event

Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

Lehigh County

The address/location to the physical start box (PSB) for mapping services such as Google or Siri is as follows:

Hotel Bethlehem, 437 Main St., Bethlehem, PA 18018

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 Fri, Jan 1st, 2021 to Dec 31st, 2021

Start box available: Daily dawn to dusk

reasons to do the event

Special programs

Ice Cream Parlors

Little Free Libraries

Walking the USA A - Z

Walking with America's Veterans

Long description

Daily, dawn to dusk. The trail goes along city sidewalks through historic Moravian Bethelehem, through the campus of Moravian College, past Revolutionary War markers and sites. Walk through the Colonial Industrial Quarter, a center featuring pre-Industrial Revolution crafts, trades and workshops including the 1762 Waterworks, a National Historic Landmark. The walk also features a section of the Lehigh Canal on an island in the Lehigh River.

conditions for the event

Distance: 10K/5K, Rating: 2B

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: Medium

Wheelchairs: None

Comments

None provided

Awards and fees: IVV Credit Only

how to get to the event

Driving to the start box

437 Main St., Bethlehem 18018 (610-625-5000). From the South: PA-309 N to PA-378 N to town. Exit to Main, hotel on Left. From the East: I-78 W to NJ Exit 3 (US-22 W). US-22 about 16 miles to PA-378 S. ** Take PA-378 Exit 3 (Center City), bear Left to 3rd, Left to Broad, Right at next light to Main. Hotel 2 blocks on right. From the West: I-78 E to Exit 51, US-22 E about 10 miles to PA-378 S. Follow ** above. N or S via Turnpike: I-476 to Exit 56 (Lehigh Valley), US-22 E to PA-378 S. Follow **directions. Parking Garages on Walnut off of Main (closest to hotel), Main/Union. Meters free on Sunday.

event sponsor

Liberty Bell Wanderers (AVA-0238)

Event website: www.libertybellwanderers.net

point of contact

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