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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Friday, repeating until April 30, 2017
TYPE: Weekly (April) |PACE: Conversational | TERRAIN: some dirt and some sidewalk trail |DISTANCE: Approx. 2.5 mi |
Walk Description: This is an excited new route for Aurora Ambles! This walk will include The Great Lawn Park loop which includes the park and a lot of artwork as well as great playground and open space. We meet weekly and will extend our route if the group has time and the weather is being nice. (This walk will repeat every Friday for the month of April as part of our Aurora Amble’s Debut Walk Series. We are hoping a walker will volunteer to lead this walk regularly after April)
Walk Leader: Hi, I am Robbin Mitchell. I really started walking about 3 years ago after being injured and laid up for 4 years. I have found my joy for nature and nurture walking with other people. I’m also the Co-Captain of the Aurora Amble Walk2Connect Regional Team.
Schedule, Planning, and Nearby Transit: Park on the inner park circle on Willow Circle by the playground. We’ll meet at the playground and go over Walk2Connect goals & safety and leave no later than 9:10am. We’ll return no later than 10:30am unless the group decides together.
-This a great walk for moms and strollers right before nap time.
– Dogs are allowed on this one. Please be sure they are well-behaved and on a short leash. No retractable leashes please.
– Accessibility: If you’re on a stroller or wheelchair, keep in mind the sidewalks are cracked and bumpy. We will be crossing major streets, please be mindful.
– Wear/Bring: comfortable socks & walking shoes, a light backpack for snacks and water, and layers/protection for the seasons weather.
– Restrooms are only really available at the beginning before we go. Please plan to use restroom beforehand.
-We move casually approximately 2-3mph.
– Cancellation Policy: We only cancel in extreme weather conditions on our path, such as ice, hail, or lightening. Check Meetup or text the walk leader for the most up-to-date conditions.
Welcome Waivers: Please fill out the online“Welcome Waiver” (http://walk2connect.wpengine.com/welcomewaiver) or download, print, sign, and turn in a hard copy if this will be your first Walk2Connect walking experience in 2017.
RSVP: You register for this walk by A) here on Meetup or B) call or text R0bbinmtc@gmail.com 303-596-8342
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Types of Walking Trips:
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