Year Round Walk
SN: 117968 - 2021 / Y1464
From Sat, Jan 2nd, 2021 to Dec 31st, 2021
Start box available: Dawn to dusk
Des Moines, Iowa
The address/location to the Physical Start Box (PSB) for mapping services such as Google or Siri is as follows:
909 Robert D Ray Dr., Des Moines, IA
WARNING: The map pin is for reference only and may not accurately indicate the start box location or the event start.
Rockin' Around the Clock
Botanical Garden hours10 am-5 pm. Closed Mondays and holidays. This walk is on city sidewalks and multi-purpose trails along the Des Moines and Raccoon Rivers and around Gray's Lake. Two 5K routes available, one starting and ending at the Botanical Garden, the other a remote start at Gray's Lake. Walk through Gray's Landing, a new development and over two different lighted pedestrian bridges.
Distance: 5k & 11k, Rating: 1A
One of the nation's biggest and best Farmer's Markets is on Saturday mornings May thru October 7AM - Noon in the Court Ave District. World Food Prize Building is open on Sat mornings from 9 AM - 1PM. Walk box is located in the alcove to your right when you walk in the door. Please contact Deb for walk directions if you would like to do the walk before or after Center is open. This walk is part of Iowa's Walking Club County Program, Polk County
Awards and fees: B Award
Driving to the start box
909 Robert D Ray Dr From West I-235 Exit E 6th St go right (S) to Des Moines St. Turn right on Des Moines St 5 blocks to Robert D Ray Dr and turn right. From East I-235 Exit E 6th St go left (S) to Des Moines St. Turn right on Des Moines St 5 blocks to Robert D Ray Dr and turn right.
Greater Des Moines Volkssport Assn. (AVA-0250)
Event website: iowaswalkingclub.org
Click inside the box to send an email to the POC.