SN: 116691 - 2021 / Y0093

Walk in downtown Omaha and surrounding areas - the Old Market area; the home of the college world series; magnificent life-size western sculptures; and many historic buildings.

Hosted on the Online Start Box (OSB)

what is the event

Historic Walk

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where is the event

Omaha, Nebraska

Douglas County

This event has a physical start box (PSB) as well as being hosted on the Online Start Box (OSB). The address/location to the PSB for mapping services such as Google or Siri is as follows:

Comfort Inn At The Zoo, Omaha, Nebraska

WARNING: The map pin is for reference only and may not accurately indicate the start box location or the event start.

when is the event

From Fri, Jan 1st, 2021 to Dec 31st, 2021

Start box available: Dawn to dusk

reasons to do the event

Special programs

Mayflower - 400th Anniversary Walk

Rockin' Around the Clock

Long description

Daily dawn to dusk. The trail goes along city sidewalks through Creighton University Campus, through the Historic Old Market, through the Hot Shops Art District, and past Ameritrade Park (Home of the College World Series). You will pass life-size and larger than life-size statues and sculptures depicting the pioneers' westward movement. Some hills; strollers are OK. Restrooms at the registration point, but no restrooms or water at the walk start parking site. You will pass restaurants during the walk. You must drive to the Start/Finish Point. Exit the hotel parking lot and return to lights at 13th St. LEFT on 13th St. and go to lights at Martha St. LEFT on Martha St. to 24th Street. Right on 24th Street to Joslyn Art Museum entrance on the right between Dodge and Davenport St. (Note: while on 24th Street you will cross major streets such as Leavenworth, Farnam, Douglas and Dodge before reaching the museum entrance.)

conditions for the event

Distance: 5K & 10K, Rating: 2A

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: Hard

Wheelchairs: Hard

Comments

New Trail! Note that the Creighton Campus currently requires you wear a mask when on campus. Also note that there is much construction occurring in the downtown area. You may need to occasionally alter your route accordingly.

Awards and fees: IVV Credit Only

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:

2920 S 13th Ct. I-80: exit 13th. N to 13th Ct short distance N of I-80. Between Buckys' and McDonalds on left.

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

Nebraska Wander Freunde Trailblazers (AVA-0016)

Event website: www.netrailblazers.club

point of contact

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