High Trestle Bridge Trail
SN: 117967 - 2021 / Y2033
Starting Thu, Apr 1st, 2021 until Dec 31st, 2021
Start box available: 6 am-11pm
The address/location to the Physical Start Box (PSB) for mapping services such as Google or Siri is as follows:
501 E 2nd St, Madrid, IA
WARNING: The map pin is for reference only and may not accurately indicate the start box location or the event start.
Start point open 6 am-11pm. This walk is an out and back on hard surface Heart of Iowa Nature Trail. Converted rail trail crosses the Des Moines River on the beautiful 13 story High Trestle Bridge. Lighted bridge is spectacular at night. Because of heavy bike traffic a flashlight and/or reflective clothing is a MUST at night. Remote start point is at trailhead 2 blocks south of Git N' Go.
Distance: 5k & 10k, Rating: 1A
Please keep in mind this walk is on a multi-use trail-share the trail with bicycles.
Awards and fees: IVV Credit Only
Driving to the start box
From the east and north, take I-35 and exit 102 (Hwy 210, Cambridge/Huxley) west approx 10 miles to T intersection of Hwy 17. Turn left for 2 blocks. From the south and west take I-80/I-35 and exit 127 (Hwy 141) north to Hwy 17. Go north on Hwy 17 approx 9 miles.
Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. (AVA-0250)
Event website: iowaswalkingclub.org
Click inside the box to send an email to the POC.