Note: For all events, the cost of IVV credit is $3.  For non-credit participants, the fee is $2.  Awards may be be available at the discretion of the event organizer - prices vary.

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New!  June 23, 2018 - St. Paul-Rondo Underground Railroad Walk - Start Point: Martin Luther King Recreation Center, at the corner of Mackubin St and Inglehart Ave, St Paul 55102

Times: Start from 8am - 1pm, finish by 3pm

Description: 5k & 10k walk. The route consists of two 5k loops on sidewalks through residential, recreational and commercial areas in the historic Rondo neighborhood. Both walks feature Pilgrim Baptist Church with ties to the Underground Railroad. Also featured are a sculpture garden by local artists and historic buildings.

Rating: 1A, includes bridges over highway

Special Programs: Bridges - Spanning the USA, Doin' Louisiana Purchase, Underground Railroad

Directions: From Hwy 94 in St. Paul, take the Dale St exit and go south 3 blocks to Marshall Ave, turn left on Marshall and go 2 blocks to Mackubin St, left on Mackubin 1 block to Inglehart Ave. Please park on the street. Start point will be outside in front of the recreation center entry by the playground.

Contact: Lynne Grigor, (763) 780-4567


New!  August 4, 2018 - St. Paul Trout Brook Sanctuary Walk - Start Point: Trout Brook Nature Sanctuary, 1200 Jackson St., St. Paul, MN

Times: Start from 9am - noon, finish by 3pm

Description: 5k & 10k. Walk route goes through a former railroad site that has been transformed into a 42 acre sanctuary of native grasses, flowers and trees.

Rating: 1A

Special Programs: Animal Safari, Boardwalks, Louisiana Purchase

Directions: From I-35E, exit at Maryland Ave. Drive 0.4 miles west to Jackson St. Turn right on Jackson, then right into the parking area.

Contact: Ken Johnson, (651) 774-9607


October 6, 2018TCV Annual Meeting & Guided Walk - Bloomington - Start Point: Izaak Walter Chapter House, 6601 Auto Club Road, Bloomington, MN 55438

Times: Registration at 9am. 10k group starts at 9:30am. 5k group starts at 10:15am.

Description: Walk a variety of natural trails along the Minnesota River. After the walk, stay for the TCV Annual Meeting & election of officers. Lunch will be provided afterwards for all who stay for the membership meeting.

Rating: 2B, no wheelchairs, pets on leash okay

Special Programs: Bridges - Spanning the USA, Doin' the Louisiana Purchase

Directions: From I-494 & Hwy 100: Continue south. Hwy 100 becomes Normandale Blvd. From I-35W: take exit 6 for 98th St. Go west a quarter mile, then bear left onto Old Shakopee Rd. Drive 3 miles, then turn left onto Normandale Blvd. Normandale curves right and becomes Auto Club Road. Cross a railroad track in about another mile, then take the first left after the bridge onto the Izaak Walter League property at #6601. Park on grass after entering facility, walk to clubhouse.

Contact: Paul Stachour, (952) 884-5977


November 10, 2018 - Walking Company @ Rosedale Mall Walk - Start Point: Rosedale Mall, Fairview Ave north of Hwy 36, Roseville, MN 55113

Times: Start after 8am, finish by noon

Description: 5k & 10k. The walk is entirely indoors in recently remodeled shopping mall.

Rating: 1A, no pets

Special Programs: Louisiana Purchase

Directions: From Hwy 36, go north on Fairview Ave and turn right into mall parking lot. Park at south entrance. Enter and walk north and west to Macy's on west side of mall. The Walking Company is two stores from Macy's on the first level.

Contact: Lynne Grigor, (763) 780-4567


December 8, 2018 - YMCA - Mpls Skyway Holiday Walk - Start Point: YMCA, Gaviidae Common, 651 Nicollet Mall, Mpls

Times: Start from 9:30am - noon, finish by 3pm

Description: 5k & 10k. Festive holiday walk is almost entirely within the beautifully decorated downtown Minneapolis Skyway System.

Rating: 1A, no pets

Special Programs: Bridges, Louisiana Purchase, Vice Presidents


Contact: Rita Holland, (763) 232-9878