The trail passes numerous unique shops and neighborhoods, along the I&M Canal, the Illinois River, and through parks.

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Year Round Walk

SN: 123169 - 2023 / Y0843

when is the event

The event is closed

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

Start box available: Mon-Thu 9 am-8 pm, Fri-Sat 9 am-5 pm, Sun 12-5 pm

Physical start box and Online start box (OSB) option

where is the event

Morris, Illinois

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

Walking with America's Veterans

CC: Grundy County


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

Event comments

The online registration option is available. Point of Contact (POC) can be reached at 815-942-0357 or gbcarlson@comcast.net. We are making every effort to stay current with start point updates. Please check our Facebook page Windy City Walkers or the club website www.windycitywalkers.org for the latest updates.

conditions for the event

Rating: 1B, Distance: 6, 10km

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: Hard

Wheelchairs: Hard

Event information

The trail will take you into historic neighborhoods and the downtown business area (listed on the National Register of Historic Places). You will walk on the Illinois Michigan Canal path, along the Illinois River, over a unique boardwalk, and into a city park. The trail is on paved walkways & roads. The Illinois Michigan Canal path is gravel.


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. 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:

604 Liberty Street, Morris, IL 815-942-6415. Hours: Mon-Thu 9 am-8 pm, Fri-Sat 9 am-5 pm, Sun 12-5 pm. From I-80, take IL 47- Exit 112, south. Follow IL 47 to North St. (stoplight) Right (west) on North to Liberty. From the south on IL 47 cross the Illinois River and continue to North St. Left on North to Liberty. Turn right. On-street parking or lot.

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604 Liberty St, Morris, IL - Public Library

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.

event sponsor

Windy City Walkers (AVA-0722)

Event website: www.windycitywalkers.org

point of contact

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