This is an historic gem in the foothills.
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Year Round Walk
SN: 122421 - 2023 / Y0606
Future event (not yet open)
From Sun, Jan 1st, 2023 to Dec 31st, 2023
Start box available: 8:00 a.m to 8:00 p.m.
The address/location to the Physical Start Box (PSB) for mapping services such as Google or Siri is as follows:
Ione Plaza Market
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: Amador County
If you wish to tour Preston Castle you may schedule a tour of the "castle" by contacting the Preston Castle Foundation, www.prestoncastle.org or phone 209-256-3623.
Rating: 1A, Distance: 5, 10km
Start/Finish during daylight hours only. 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Ask manager for walk binder on shelf below register on the right, when facing store. The historic town of Ione is nestled in the foothills of Gold Country. The walk meanders through outlying newer residential areas passing by a golf course, then toward the historic Ione "Preston castle". And, from the castle to a trail through the woods toward the historic Howard Park racetrack oval. There are a few historic churches and cemeteries along the route.
Awards: IVV CREDIT ONLY
Driving to the start box
313 Preston Ave. (along Hwy.104 & 124), Ione, CA 95640. From Hwy 99 in Stockton, exit Hwy 88 East approx 30 miles to Hwy 124. Left on Hwy 124, 2 miles to Ione. At Main St., turn left one block to Preston Ave. Right on Preston and left into Ione Plaza. From Hwy 99 at Hwy. 104 East, Twin Cities Rd. Follow Hwy 104 East, 23 miles to Ione. Ione Plaza on right.
Maps phrase and directions link
Click "GO" to bring up the directions on Google maps.
Ione Plaza Market
Delta Tule Trekkers (AVA-0416)
Event website: www.deltatuletrekkers.org
Click inside the box to send an email to the POC.