Amana, National Historic Landmark
Year Round Walk
SN: 117962 - 2021 / Y0709
From Fri, Jan 1st, 2021 to Dec 31st, 2021
Start box available: Call the Brau Haus for hours.
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.
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.
Distance: 5 & 10 km, Rating: 1B
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
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.
Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. (AVA-0250)
Event website: iowaswalkingclub.org
Click inside the box to send an email to the POC.