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Arizona Tucson, Arizona, 10 Km. Walk

 

DATE: Saturday, November 4, 2017.

AVA EVENT NUMBER: 108460. One event.

START/FINISH LOCATION: Kennedy Park, Tucson, AZ.

DIRECTIONS: Kennedy Park, 3700 S. La Cholla Blvd. The park is at the intersection of Ajo Way and La Cholla Blvd. If you are on Ajo Way, turn right onto La Cholla. Take the 2nd left turn into the park. Ramada 34 will be the first one on your right. Due to the construction on I-19 at Ajo Way you cannot exit there. Take I-19 south to exit 89 (Irvington). Go right (west) one mile to Mission Rd. Turn right (north) on Mission one mile to Ajo Way. Turn left 0.5 mile to La Cholla. Take the second left into Kennedy Park. Ramada 34 is the first one on the right.

START/FINISH TIME: Start: 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Finish by 2:00 pm.

WALK DISTANCE: 10 km.

TRAIL DESCRIPTION: This walk is mostly on desert trails in the foothills of the Tucson Mountains. The trails are well maintained, however there are parts that are rocky. Similar to the walk from Coyote Pause. Like the route from Coyote Pause, the 10 has an uphill section to scenic views of the Tucson valley. Trail rating 2B.

REGISTRATION LOCATION: Same as the Start/Finish point.

REGISTRATION TIME: Day of the event, from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

EVENT AWARD: There will be no special award ("A" award) for this walk.

REGISTRATION FEES FOR THIS EVENT:

IVV Credit . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $3.00
Walk Only . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Free

IVV Record Books will be available for purchase at $6.00 each. "New Walker's Packets" will be available for $5.00 each.

This event will be held regardless of weather conditions. There will be no refund for those not showing up or not completing the events.

ELIGIBILITY: Everyone is eligible. Children under 12 must bring an adult. Pets must be on a leash at all times and controlled.

WATER/RESTROOMS: Water will be available at the Start/Finish. It is strongly recommended you carry water while on the trail. Restrooms will be available at the Start/Finish Point.

FOOD: Available at restaurants in the area.

DISCLAIMER: Participants in this event do so at their own risk. Every effort is made to have the event safe, enjoyable and memorable, but the organizers and any cooperating group helping with the event assume no responsibility for lost or stolen property, or accidents or injury at anytime. The event will be held regardless of the weather. There will be no refunds for pre-registrants who do not participate.

WALKING THE USA, A - Z SPECIAL AWARD: This walk is in Tucson, Arizona, and qualifies for the letter "T" for AVA's Walking the USA, A - Z Special Award Program.

WEATHER: Check here for weather conditions in Tucson.

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FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

Fred Barton - 520/298-4340 - E-mail: fbarton2@cox.net



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Sanctioned Event - Eligible for credit toward IVV Achievement Awards

Last updated: September 13, 2017


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