what is the event

Amana, National Historic Landmark

Year Round Walk

SN: 117962 - 2021 / Y0709

when is the event

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

Start box available: Call the Brau Haus for hours.

where is the event

Amana, Iowa

The address/location for the Physical Start Box (PSB) is as follows:

Millstream Brau Haus

WARNING: The map pin is for reference only and may not accurately indicate the start box location or the event start.

reasons to do the event

Special programs

None provided


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Long description

Call the Brau Haus at 319-622-7332 for hours of operation. In Amana and Middle Amana you will see unique shops and residences, as well as a historic museum that shares the story of a time of communal living in the 1850's.

conditions for the event

Distance: 5 & 10 km, Rating: 1B

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: Medium

Wheelchairs: Medium


Trail goes through Amana and Middle Amana and incorporates most of the Amana Kolonieweg, a recreational trail that circles a lily pond and connects the two villages. The Amana Colonies are a National Historic Landmark; over 400 buildings in the villages are listed as part of the landmark. The Colonies feature a woolen mill, wineries, meat shops, a brewery, bakeries, a handmade furniture shop, and unique museums relating to the history of communal living in the early Colonies. The trail is mostly flat and on paved surfaces.

Awards and fees: B Award

how to get to the event

Driving to the start box

The Millstream Brau Haus, 741 - 47th Avenue, Amana, IA. From I-80, take Exit 225, proceed N on Hwy 151. At junction with Hwy 6 (about 5 miles) turn right, continuing on Hwy 151 to Amana. At traffic signal in Amana (220th Trail) turn right. At "Y" in road keep right on 47th Ave.

event sponsor

Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. (AVA-0250)

Event website: iowaswalkingclub.org

point of contact

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