The Falcon Wanderers and the Woodland Wanderers Volksmarch Clubs are hosting a 5 kilometer (3.1 miles) or 10 kilometer (6.2 miles) volksmarch (non-competitive walking event) on Saturday, May 31st. The start/finish location for the walk is at The Pavilion at the New Santa Fe Trail, Palmer Lake, CO.
There will be two 5K loops. One loop goes through the Town of Palmer Lake, passing by many historic homes, including the Estemere Mansion. The other loop travels north on the Santa Fe Trail to the Greenland Trail link for 2.5K and then turns around and returns to the trailhead. Overall elevation gain is 433 feet. The trail is rated a 2B. Restrooms are available at the trailhead. Jogging strollers can complete both trails with some difficulty. Leashed pets are welcomed on the trail. Pet owners are responsible for picking up after their pets.
For more information call Sherry (719) 640-6745, Frank Sayers at (719) 640-6744 or Julie Jons at (719) 231-9643.