Dover is the Capital of Delaware. The walk includes Legislative Mall, The Green, Silver Lake Park, old Dover homes, Wesley college campus. There are 7 Veteran's Monuments!

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Capital - YMCA

Year Round Walk

SN: 123274 - 2023 / Y1756

when is the event

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

Start box available: Normal Business Hours

Physical start box and Online start box (OSB) option

where is the event

Dover, Delaware

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


Rockin' Around the Clock

Walking the United States - Capitals

Walking with America's Veterans

Washington-Rochambeau National Historic Trail

CC: Kent County


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

Event comments

Capital Walk of the First StateFor Washington-Rochambeau Special Program, the Golden Fleece Tavern was located at the corner of The Green and South State Street (there's a sign on the building).

conditions for the event

Rating: 1A, Distance: 5, 10, 15km

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: Easy

Wheelchairs: Easy

Event information

5am-10pm M-F, 7am-6pm Sat & Sun NOTE: YMCA Sunday hours are now 8 am-12pm only due to the pandemic. Walk includes 7 Veteran's Monuments!(5k-10k-15k walks) There is a 5k & 10k walk starting at the YMCA; a 5k walk starting at Silver Lake; and a 5k indoor walk at the Dover Mall. For the 15k you can walk a 10k and one 5k or three 5ks - directions and maps are in the walk box. Dover is the Capital of Delaware. This walk is stock full of historic buildings and sites. Delaware is the First State, after all. There's also a park with a lake, tree-lined streets, a very old cemetery and the State Leg


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:

1137 S State St., Dover, DE 19901.From DC/Maryland: Bay Bridge to US Rt 50/301. N on US Rt 50/301, US Rt 301 after split, to MD Rt 304; Right (E) on MD Rt 304 to Bridgetown/MD Rt 312; Left (N) on MD Rt 312 to MD Rt 313; Right (E) on MD 313 to Goldsboro/MD Rt 287; E on MD Rt 287 to Delaware/Del Rt 10; E on Del Rt 10 to Camden/US Rt 13; left (N) on US Rt 13 to intersection S State (US Rt 113A); Carroll's Corner Shopping Center/Dover Pool). Left (N) on S State, over 1 block, YMCA parking on right, after light. Wilmington/points N: exit I-95 W of Wilmington to Del Rt 7/Del Rt 1 S to Smyrna rest area (toll road). On US Rt 13 to Dover-do Not get back on Del Rt 1. In Dover, continue on US Rt 13 S intersection S State (US Rt 113A); (CCSC/DP). Right (N) on S State, over 1 block, YMCA parking on rig

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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

First State Webfooters (AVA-0065)

Event website: www.mdvolks.org/FSW/

point of contact

Click inside the box to send an email to the POC.