Falcon Wanderers Volkssporting Club
P.O. Box 17162
Colorado Springs, CO 80935-7162

Cañon City Year-Round Photos   courtesy of Dale Hays
Special Programs: Walking the USA, A-Z
Walking the United States (50 States/51 Capitals)
Doin' The Louisiana Purchase
(Expired in 2016) Trekking with the Trees
(Expired in 2016) National Register of Historic Places
Distance:  5 & 10 Kilometers (3.1 / 6.2 miles) Walk
Rating:  1A
YRE:  Daily, January 1 through December 31
Start/Finish times:  Dawn to dusk
Starting point:  In N Out Conoco Gas Station, 2801 E Main St, Canon City, 719-276-3333. Ask for volksmarch box located behind the counter.
Directions:  Entering Cañon City from the east on US 50, continue to Raynolds Avenue. You will pass a Walmart store on your right and a Burger King will be on your right at Raynolds Avenue.   Turn south (left) on Raynolds and proceed to Main Street. Turn east (left) and the gas station is on your left.
Event info:  At the start/finish point, you will pick up a map with driving directions on how to get to the walk trailhead.  The trail will take you along the Arkansas River and is rated a 1A.  It is on a maintained dirt trail with moderate hills at an altitude of 5332 ft.  Wheelchairs are not recommended.  Pets are allowed on a leash.  Restrooms are available at the start/finish and along the trail.  Plenty of RV parking at the trailhead.  County:  Fremont.
POC: Connie Dueker moc.liamg@ydalrotalusni 719-337-943