SN: 117002 - 2021 / Y1318

what is the event


Year Round Walk

where is the event

Asheville, North Carolina

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

North Carolina Arboretum-Baker Exhibit 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 Sat, Jan 2nd, 2021 to Dec 31st, 2021

Start box available: Mon-Sat: 9-5; Sun: 12-5

reasons to do the event

Special programs

Mayflower - 400th Anniversary Walk

Long description

Mon-Sun: 9-5, please call ahead. Closed major holidays. $16 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.

conditions for the event

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

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: No

Strollers: NO

Wheelchairs: NO


Awards and fees: A Award

how to get to the event

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.

event sponsor

Asheville Amblers (AVA-0046)

Event website:

point of contact

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