what is the event

Easter Lake Covered Bridge Walk

Seasonal Walk

SN: 117971 - 2021 / Y2433

when is the event

Starting Thu, Apr 1st, 2021 until Dec 31st, 2021

Start box available: Dawn, finish by dusk

where is the event

Des Moines, Iowa

The address/location to the Physical Start Box (PSB) for mapping services such as Google or Siri is as follows:

2150 E Army Post Rd, Des Moines, IA

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

Dawn, finish by dusk. This is a remote start, beginning at Shelter 2. Walks are on multi-use trail. 5k is out and back, 10k continues around the lake. Highlights include the Owens Covered Bridge and a steel bridge across the west end of the lake.

conditions for the event

Distance: 5k & 10k, Rating: 1A

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: Easy

Wheelchairs: Medium


None provided

Awards and fees: IVV Credit Only

how to get to the event

Driving to the start box

From I-235 take Exit 9 towards US 69/E14th. South on SE 14th, R on Indianola Av, L on Easter Lake Dr. The walk box is on a post in the gravel parking area just north of the flag pole.

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.