Scheduled Events for 2021
Registration for scheduled events will be at the event start point unless otherwise specified in the event brochure (see links below). There is a $3 registration fee for IVV credit. Those not seeking IVV credit may walk for free.
Please mark your calendars for these upcoming CCWWC walks.
We will be having two group walks in October for your walking pleasure, and mark your calendars for our two upcoming traditional event walks in November.
Group Walk #1
We will have a group walk of our new event, in Madison, AL on Saturday October 16, 2021. We will meet at 9:00 a.m. at the walk start point Main Street Café, 101 Main Street, Madison AL. Jerry will go by Dublin Park prior to the walk and pick up the registration log and stamp.
Directions to the walk - From I-65, take exit 340 onto I-565 Eastbound. Take exit 9 and turn left onto Wall-Triana Hwy (note, the street will change names to Sullivan Street when you cross Madison Boulevard). Turn right onto Main Street, just before the rail road track, and the start point will be in front of the building on the left.
After the walk, we will have lunch at Black Bear Brewery which is located at 208 Main Street in Madison.
Group Walk #2
Just a reminder that our next group walk will be Sunday October 17, 2021. We will meet at the Start Point at the Huntsville Madison County Visitor’s Center at 9:30 a.m. The address of the Visitor’s Center is 500 Church St., Suite One Huntsville, AL 35801.
Directions to the walk - From I-65, take exit 340 onto I-565 Eastbound. Take exit 19C bearing right onto Jefferson St. Turn right onto Monroe St. Turn right onto Church St. Cross the railroad tracks. Turn right on Cleveland, then turn right into the parking lot - park in the parking lot across the street from the Visitor Center. We will meet in the parking lot since the Visitor’s Center will not be open until 12:00 p.m. (we will have the walk box in the parking lot on Sunday morning)
We will have lunch after our group walk at the Melt – Huntsville, (located at 201 Jefferson St, N in Huntsville).
We are happy to add two new traditional events to our walking schedule in November – Sylacauga (Talladega County) – November 6, 2021 and Lineville (Clay County) – November 7, 2021. See brochure for details
Future Capital City Wanderers Walks (all are group walks of our YREs unless otherwise noted):
- November 6, 2021 - Sylacauga (Traditional Event)
- November 7, 2021 - Lineville (Traditional Event)
- November 13, 2021 - Athens
- December 4, 2021 - Montgomery
PLEASE COME WALK WITH US!
Year Round Events (YRE)
The Capital City Wanderers offers 6 events that may be walked during daylight hours, any day the start point is opened between January 1-December 31, 2021. At each location, there is a "Volksmarch Box" or "Walk Box" which contains instructions for registering. There is a $3 registration fee for IVV credit. Those not seeking IVV credit may walk for free. Every participant must register. Additional information can be found by clicking on the city below.
- Madison - (seasonal walk - starting May 2, 2021)
Other Clubs' Events
Georgia Walkers - Our sister club, the Georgia Walkers, sponsors Year Round Event walks in Georgia as well as in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Please visit their website for additional information. http://georgiawalkers.homestead.com/
Everyone is welcome to participate. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Pets must be on a leash at all times. Litter should be discarded in proper receptacles. No alcoholic beverages are allowed along the course.
Every effort has been made to make these events safe, enjoyable, and memorable. The sponsors are not liable for accidents, theft, or material damage.