Watkinsville is affectionately known as the Artland of Georgia. The Eagle Tavern opened in 1801 as a stagecoach stop and the tavern sits in the middle of downtown on its original site.
Year Round Walk
SN: 124852 - 2024 / Y3259
From Mon, Jan 1st, 2024 to Dec 31st, 2024
Start times: Dawn to Dusk
Hosted on the Online Start Box (OSB) only
WARNING: The map pin is for reference only and may not accurately indicate the start box location or the event start.
CC: Oconee County
The walk route begins and ends in downtown Watkinsville. The Oconee County Welcome Center is near the start point at 21 N. Main Street. You will walk through older and newer neighborhoods and through the trails of Watkinsville Woods. WirePark, an old mill complex converted to a local, small business shopping center is also on the route. The Eagle Tavern Museum at 26 N Main Street is at the end of your walk.
Rating: 1B, Distance: 6, 10km
The route includes trails through Watkinsville Woods, WirePark and downtown Watkinsville. All walk events are $4.
Awards: IVV CREDIT ONLY
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
Click "GO" to bring up the directions on Google maps to the event starting point.
10 Water Street, Watkinsville, Georgia
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.
Southeast Striders Walking Club (AVA-0991)
Event website: southeaststriderswalkingclub.org
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