3:13 pm - Monday December 18, 6197

Veterans Day Walk‏


The Falcon Wanderers Volksmarch Club is hosting a 5 kilometer (3.1 miles) or 10 kilometer (6.2 miles) volksmarch (non-competitive, walking event) on Saturday, November 8th. The start/finish location for the walk is at the Carriage House, Rock Ledge Ranch, 3202 Chambers Way, Colorado Springs.

You may start this event any time between 8:30AM and noon. You have until 3:00PM to finish the walk. This event is free and open to the public. A 3×3 Patriotic Patch and IVV credit will be available for purchase for $7.  IVV credit only will be available for $3.00.

The 5K and 10K route will be in the residential area of Pleasant Valley. The 10K will include additional trails within the Garden of the Gods. The walk will be on some old familiar trails as well as some underutilized areas of the park. The 5K is rated 2B and the 10K is rated 3B. Jogging strollers can complete both trails with some difficulty.

Restrooms are available at the Carriage House, Visitor’s Center and the Trading Post. Leashed pets are welcome on the trail. PLEASE, NO PETS INSIDE THE CARRIAGE HOUSE, VISITOR’S CENTER OR THE TRADING POST.

For more information call Carol Kinate (719) 648-9015 or Karen Pinell at (719) 499-8160 or  e-mail: walking@falconwanderers.org.



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