A tour of downtown Monroeville, around the courthouse where To Kill a Mockingbird was filmed, and thru the cemetery where Harper Lee is buried. Includes quiet neighborhoods and around a small lake.
| || |
Literary Capital of Alabama
Year Round Walk
SN: 120772 - 2022 / Y1522
The event is closed
From Sat, Jan 1st, 2022 to Dec 31st, 2022
Start box available: 24/7
Physical start box and Online start box (OSB) option
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
Town Halls / City Halls
Walking with America's Veterans
CC: Monroe County
Rating: 2A, Distance: 5, 11km
Daily-Dawn to Dusk. This is a new route that includes the Veterans Park as well as the historic highlights of the town where Harper Lee lived and wrote the novel "To Kill a Mockingbird" and where Truman Capote spent his teenage years. See the old Monroeville Courthouse with the courtroom which was recreated in Hollywood for the movie, and where local actors perform the play each spring. Enjoy the delightful wall murals along the route. Tour the cemetery where the Lee's and relatives of Capote are buried. Walk through quiet, peaceful neighborhoods.
Awards: IVV CREDIT ONLY
OSB - First register for the event
The detailed location of, and driving directions to, the event starting point are included in the event directions, downloaded from the Online Start Box (OSB). To plan your travels, please use the map on this page. The POC does not provide event directions nor accept alternate payment methods.
This event also has a physical start box. These are the driving directions:
57 S Mt Pleasant. I-65, exit 93 W to Monroeville on US 84. Approx 20 miles, at intersection with AL 21, turn right on AL 21. Follow AL 21 to town (do not take by-pass) to Hines. Left on Hines, then right on Mt Pleasant.
Maps phrase and directions link
Click "GO" to bring up the directions on Google maps.
57 S. Mt. Pleasant Ave., Monroeville, AL 36460
PLEASE do not mix and match between the two registration methods. It will confuse you and the club. Choose one, OSB or PSB, to complete the event.
Capital City Wanderers (AVA-0261)
Event website: www.capitalcitywanderers.homestead.com
Click inside the box to send an email to the POC.