April 12, 2014
START/FINISH: Clift Park on W. Genesee St. (Route 20) Click on the Skaneateles Village Map on this page.
POC : Bill & Diane Donahue 607-625-3585
SPECIAL PROGRAM : Fraternal Organizations, Honoring Our Flag, Lakes & Reservoirs, National Register of Historic Places, Trekking with the Trees
TRAIL INFORMATION : Trail rating is 1A. Walk is on city streets and trails around lake. Skaneateles is a lovely village with interesting shops located on one of New York's Finger Lakes.
ELIGIBILITY : All ages are welcome to participate. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult; pets must be on a leash and you should clean up after your pet.
REGISTRATION : Event is eligible for acquisition of IVV achievement awards. One event stamp may be entered in event books. Fee is $3.00. Unlimited distance credit may be entered in distance books. You may walk twice using the same start card. IVV achievement books are available for $5.00 each. Participants may walk at no charge if no event credit or award is wanted. No refunds once event is started. Can walk free if no credit or award is wanted.
AWARD : B awards.
TIME : 10:00- 1:00
DIRECTIONS : From Albany: Take I-90 west, then take exit 34A to 481 South to 690 West. Take Route 5 West (towards Auburn) Turn left onto Bennetts Corners RD/NY-321/CR-66. Continue to follow NY-321. Slight right onto Old Seneca Turnpike/CR-133. Turn left on Jordan Road, CR/22. At US 20 (Genesee St., turn right. Gazebo is on lake. From Binghamton and the South: Take I81 North. Take exit 14 towards Route 80/Tully. Turn left on NY 281. Left on NY 80. Left on US 20. Gazebo is on lake side of road downtown. From the West: Take I-90 East.Take Exit 41 towards towards US 20/Waterloo/Seneca Falls. Merge onto NY-414/Ridge Road. Turn left on NY 318. Turn left on US 20/NY 5 East. Stay on US 20. Gazebo is on lake side of road downtown. Parking is available on the street and around town.
REFRESHMENTS : Water and facilities available along the route.
DISCLAIMER : The Village of Skaneateles and the Finger Lakes Region Volkssport Club cannot be held responsible for any lost or stolen items, accidents, or injury at any time. Every reasonable effort has been made to make the walk safe and enjoyable for all participants.
PARTICIPATION : Each participant must register at the start point and fill out a start card. Start cards are turned in at the finish.
The Finger Lakes Region Volkssport Club welcomes all to join in our events. We conduct monthly walking events with several additional events held in the summer months. We invite your participation, comments, and inquiries into club activities and membership.