Walk Saturday Nov. 6, 2010 Denton, MD
- NOTICE: Different MEETING PLACE. WAWA ON Rt. 50, right before the Bay
We all will enjoy this walk. This Eastern shore town has all the small town
flavor. In addition we will enjoy lunch at the corner restaurant we have
eaten at before.
Car pool will leave WAWA at 8:00 AM.
1/2/2010 - 12/31/2010
City / State:
Eastern Shore "Gem"
Year Round Walk
Distance - Trail Ratings:
5/11km - 1+
Daylight Hours Only 8 AM-4PM. Walkbox on porch. Gallery open most
afternoons. Walkers should bring water. The trail is 11 Km and has a 1+
rating. The trail uses city sidewalks and the shoulder of generally rural
roads to pass scenic Choptank River views, historic homes, period museums
(The Rural Life Museum and the Denton Maritime Museum) , the Caroline County
Courthouse and flavorful Town of Denton. Watts Creek and Choptank River
exposures at Martinak State Park offer chances to experience scenes as
depicted by James Michener's "Chesapeake". Sports strollers can navigate the
trail. No pets permitted in state park - directions have alternate path for
them. This walk is a Caroline County walk.. Author - Sophie Kerr. Cemeteries
St. Lukes, United Methodist Church. Questions call cell 443-786-4052. Fee
for IVV credit or non-IVV credit is $3.00. Children 12 and under walk for
free (IVV credit included) courtesy of Freestate Happy Wanderers.
Strollers: Medium | Wheelchairs: medium | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Artistic Heritage, Authors and Literary Landmarks, Cemetery Stroll, Honoring
Law Enforcement, Museums, Railroad Heritage, Riverwalk America, State Parks,
Start Point / Driving Directions:
Caroline County Arts Council (The Foundry), 401 Market St. Denton, MD 21629
(410) 479-1009. From US Route 50/301 Chesapeake Bay Bridge, travel east
towards Ocean City. Bear right at 301/50 split and remain on Route 50. Turn
LEFT onto Route 404 (about 12 miles from 301/50 split). Signs will say Cape
May/Lewes Ferry/ Denton/ Rehoboth Beach. Denton is approximately 9 more
miles. Take Business MD 404, cross the Choptank River to the square fronting
the Caroline County Courthouse. Continue past Bank on Market Street. Turn
LEFT on Third Street. Park in Municipal Parking on Third St. on right. The
Arts Council is green building one block over on Market and Fourth St.
Walkbox on porch around to side of building on Fourth St.). Employees are
not familiar with Volksmarching and will not be able to answer questions
about the walk. Public restroom are located at the Denton Police Station on
the corner of Third St. and Gay St. Police station entrance is on Third St.
Look for two garage doors, bldg is not marked on Gay St. Police Station is
open 24 hours.
Awards & Fees:
Freestate Happy Wanderers
Carol Middleton (443) 786-4052
Keep Walking and bring a Friend
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