Beginning in a newly revitalized downtown, walk to the Stockade neighborhood, the first designated historic district in the state and one of the oldest in the country.

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Year Round Walk

SN: 121859 - 2023 / Y0250

when is the event

From Sun, Jan 1st, 2023 to Dec 31st, 2023

Start times: Dawn to Dusk, For access to Proctors Arcade and restrooms contact Apostrophe Cafe (518)-881-4515.

Hosted on the Online Start Box (OSB) only

where is the event

Schenectady, New York

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

Great Lakes, Great Fun, Great Fitness, Great Friendships

Mayflower - 400th Anniversary Walk


Rockin' Around the Clock

Town Halls / City Halls

Walking with America's Veterans

CC: Schenectady County


Special programs that are applicable to all events or all walks are not shown to reduce clutter.

Event comments

Walk will be on city streets through two historic neighborhoods including the Stockade, one of the first designated historic districts in NYS. The walk also includes the newly renovated downtown, as well as the campus of Union College.

conditions for the event

Rating: 1A, Distance: 5, 10km

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: Medium

Wheelchairs: Medium

Event information

To access restrooms in the arcade contact the Apostrophe Cafe (518)-852-8798 which is open M-Sat. 9-5 and on Sundays 9-2. Closed major holidays. The walk can be initiated from the parking lot behind Proctors Theater if the Arcade is not open. Review the walk instructions.


how to get to the event

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 or the maps phrase below, if provided by the club. The POC does not provide event directions nor accept alternate payment methods.

Maps phrase and directions link

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Apostrophe Café, inside Proctor’s Theater Arcade, 432 State St., Schenectady, NY, 12305

The above maps phrase is only provided for planning purposes. The downloaded event directions provide detailed directions to the starting point and possible alternate start point locations. THERE IS NO PHYSICAL START BOX AT THIS LOCATION.

event sponsor

Empire State Capital Volkssporters (AVA-0410)

Event website: www.walkescv.org/22schenectady.html

point of contact

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