SN: 117742 - 2021 / Y1346

START POINT MOVED - The Start Point for this walk is has moved to Starbucks, 90 Solano Square, Benicia 94510

The Start Point for this walk is now closed. Contact POC for more information.

what is the event

Benicia State Recreation Area

Year Round Walk

where is the event

Benicia, California


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

Starbucks, 90 Solano Square, Benicia 94510. Starbucks is open 7 days a week from 7 am.

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: M-F 7AM, Sat & Sun 8 AM Finish by Dusk

reasons to do the event

Special programs

Rockin' Around the Clock

Walking the USA A - Z

Walking with America's Veterans

Long description

Walk is on paved and dirt walkways and trails. Botanical Garden on 10K route only. A beaufiful trail along the Carquinez Strait to a lookout point where you can see the Carquinez Bridge. It is a very peaceful walk. The route starts at a small waterfront park and continues through neighborhood to Benicia State Park. A portion of the walk is on Bay Area Ridge Trail with views of Carquinez Bridge and straits and past Forrest Deaner Native Plant Botanic Garden.

conditions for the event

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

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: Medium

Wheelchairs: Hard


Solano County

Awards and fees: IVV Credit Only

how to get to the event

Driving to the start box

From I-80 or I-680 take I-780 to Benicia. Take 2nd St exit, turn Left to Second St. Turn Right to Military E, then right into the Solano Square shopping center. Starbucks is located across from Bank of America. Please park toward rear of lot. From Starbucks you must drive approx. 1+ miles to Matthew Turner Shipyard Park. From Starbucks exit the parking lot at the signal and Cross Military West onto 1st Street. Turn Right on K St. just past the bandstand & park. Continue on K St. to West 12th St. Turn Left on 12th St. to Matthew Turner Shipyard Park.

event sponsor

Vaca Valley Volks (AVA-0376)

Event website:

point of contact

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