SN: 116688 - 2021 / Y1146

Why not? Combine a pleasurable AVA walk and old west history and you’ll never be the same. Come, walk AVA, and discover the history of Ogallala, a small cowboy town, and walk away forever different

Hosted on the Online Start Box (OSB)

what is the event

Cowboy Capital

Year Round Walk

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Historic Front Street
where is the event

Ogallala, Nebraska

Keith 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:

217 E 1st st, 69153, Ogallala, NE

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

Walking with America's Veterans

Long description

Daily dawn to dusk. The trail is through the town of Ogallala [Keith County]. The trail is mostly flat with a couple of hills. Featured sites are Front Street [replica of old western town]; schools and residential areas; overlook of town; Mansion on the Hill [on Historical Register]; Boot Hill; Spruce Street Station [on Historical Register]; US Post Office [on Historical Register]; a Petrified Wood Gallery; Lincoln Highway; terminus of Western Trail.

conditions for the event

Distance: 5 / 10 KM, Rating: 1A

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: Medium

Wheelchairs: Medium


Do not park at Kwik Stop. Request start/finish box from clerk.

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:

217 E 1st. I-80 in Nebraska, Exit 126 for NE-61/US-26 to Ogallala/Grant. Right at top of exit ramp to Ogallala approx 0.7 miles. At traffic light US 30, continue travelling in left lane. (Kwik Stop at right front at intersection.) Next corner, left to E 2nd. After turn, half way down block, on left, turn left to public parking. Street parking available.

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:

point of contact

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