Founded in 1805 Huntsville was the first incorporated city in Alabama. You will see majestic homes from the early 1800's, and our fantastic veterans memorial, and our historic courthouse square.

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Historic Huntsville Walk

Year Round Walk

SN: 122697 - 2023 / Y0516

when is the event

From Mon, Jan 2nd, 2023 to Dec 31st, 2023

Start box available: Monday-Saturday 9AM to 3PM Sunday Noon to 3PM Closed Major Holidays

where is the event

Huntsville, Alabama

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

Huntsville Madison County Visitors Center 500 Church St. NW Huntsville, AL 35801

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

Walking with America's Veterans

CC: Madison County


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

Event comments

Alternate POC: Karen VanSant 256-656-4335 kvansant79@gmail.com

conditions for the event

Rating: 2A, Distance: 5, 10km

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: Hard

Wheelchairs: Hard

Event information

Our Historic Huntsville walk travels through the Huntsville Madison County Veterans Memorial, the Twickenham and Old Town historic districts; you will pass antebellum commercial structures, downtown parks and lake, Maple Hill Cemetery where 200 Confederate soldiers and more than 180 Union soldiers are buried. There are several hills and steps on the walk.


how to get to the event

Driving to the start box

500 Church St., Suite One, Huntsville, AL 35801.From I 565 Eastbound take Exit 19C onto Jefferson St. Turn right on Monroe St. Turn right on Church St. Cross the RR tracks. The Visitors Center is on the right. From I 565 Westbound take Exit 19A, to Jefferson St. and follow the directions above.

Maps phrase and directions link

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Huntsville Madison County Visitors Center 500 Church St. NW Huntsville, AL 35801

event sponsor

Capital City Wanderers (AVA-0261)

Event website: www.capitalcitywanderers.homestead.com

point of contact

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