Year-Round Events

SN: 118268 – 2021 / Y1785

Squaw Valley – John Daegling Memorial Walk

Seasonal Walk – May 1st, 2021 until Nov 30th, 2021

Olympic Valley, California

Placer County

The address/location for the physical start box (PSB) is as follows:

The Village at Squaw Valley, 1750 Village East Rd. Olympic Valley, CA 96146

Start box available: Start and finish during daylight hours only!

Special programs

This event does not have any special Programs assigned.

Start/Finish during daylight hours only! This walk will take you through world-renown Squaw Valley near Lake Tahoe. Squaw Valley, also known as Olympic Valley, was the site for the 1960 Winter Olympics. This walk is one of a kind with 360 degree views of mountains (and some volcanoes). From the starting point, walk through the Village area, then on to view the historic Squaw Valley Chapel, one of 3 buildings remaining from the Olympics. Thereafter, you will walk along the valley floor, (6200′ elevation) mostly on paved bike/walking paths that include views of the golf course, the hotel across the meadow named the Resort At Squaw Creek, and many mountain homes. 10k walkers will view the “Tower of Nations” used in 1960, displaying the replica of the eternal Olympic flame. Snow/ice will cancel this event.

Distance: 5k & 10k, Rating: 1A

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: Medium

Wheelchairs: Hard

Comments–While at Tahoe, enjoy other YRE’s in the area. We have walks in Nevada as well!

Awards and fees: IVV Credit Only

Driving to the start box

1750 Village East Rd. Olympic Valley, CA 96146 Directions: From Tahoe City take Hwy #89 North towards Truckee for ~5.1 mi. Turn Left onto Squaw Valley Rd. for 2.1 mi. Then turn left onto Village East Rd. Destination is on your right.

Tahoe Trail Trekkers (AVA-0489)

Event website: www.tahoetrailtrekkers.org

Point of Contact — Lynn Booth   209-614-4310

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SN: 118269 – 2021 / Y2262

Squaw Valley – Tahoma

Seasonal Walk — May 1st, 2021 until Nov 30th, 2021

Tahoma, California

El Dorado County

The address/location for the physical start box (PSB) is as follows:

Tahoe House Bakery & Gourmet  625 W. Lake Blvd., Tahoe City, CA 96145 530-583-1377

Start box available: Tahoe House Bakery & Gourmet hrs; 6am-3pm daily.

Special programs

This event does not have any special Programs assigned.

Event is at ~6200 ft. elevation. The Walk will be on bike paths, campground and dirt trails throughout Tahoma, and Sugar Pine Point State Park. Walkers will enjoy a bit of history as part of the trail is where the Biathlon and Cross-Country Ski events took place during the 1960 Winter Olympics. The paved 6K walk route is okay for strollers and wheelchairs, but not recommended for the 11K. Pets on leash with cleanup are only allowed on the 6k route. These Tahoma routes are NEW for 2018. Tahoe House Bakery & Gourmet; Hours: 6am–3pm daily. May close earlier in off season. Snow/ice will cancel this event.

Distance: 11k & 6k, Rating: 2B

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: No

Strollers: None

Wheelchairs: None

Awards and fees: IVV Credit Only

Driving to the start box

625 W. Lake Blvd., Tahoe City, CA 96145 530-583-1377. Eastbound I-80 from Sacramento or Westbound I-80 from Reno, exit #185 Hwy #89/Lake Tahoe at Truckee to Tahoe City. Upon entering the first round-about in Tahoe City, turn right to reach Hwy #89-S toward Emerald Bay. At the next round-about turn right onto #89 S toward Emerald Bay. Go about 0.2 mi. to Tahoe House Bakery & Gourmet on right. From Hwy #50 in South Lake Tahoe, take Hwy #89 N to Tahoe City, 26.4 mi. to Tahoe House Bakery & Gourmet on left. After registering, you will drive about 8.6 miles S on Hwy #89 to Tahoma (see walk instructions).

Tahoe Trail Trekkers (AVA-0489)

Event website: tahoetrailtrekkers.org

Point of Contact — Marcy Hofeditz   415-572-5035

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SN: 118270 – 2021 / Y0195

Tahoe City – Lake Forest

Seasonal Walk – May 1st, 2021 until Nov 30th, 2021

Tahoe City, California

Placer County

The address/location for the physical start box (PSB) is as follows:

Tahoe House Bakery & Gourmet, 625 W. Lake Blvd., Tahoe City, CA 96145 530-583-1377

Start box available: Dawn to dusk

Special programs

This event does not have any special Programs assigned.

Hours: 6am–3pm daily. Snow/ice will cancel this event. Elevation 6,200 ft. 11k walk thru Tahoe City on paved bike trail to charming suburb of Lake Forest. 5k &11k. Short distance on dirt trails. Lake views, Coast Guard Station, small State Park- Pets leashed or carried. Picnic areas. 11k return picks up new Tahoe Lakeside Trail and historic Commons Beach area. Cross the Truckee River Dam.

Distance: 11k/5k, Rating: 2A

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: Medium

Wheelchairs: None

Special Programs differ for 5k & 11k. Both include: Honor Flag, Trekking w/Trees, Volcano. 11k National Register of Historical Places x3.

Awards and fees: IVV Credit Only

Driving to the start box

625 W. Lake Blvd., Tahoe City, CA 96145 530-583-1377. Eastbound I-80 from Sacramento or Westbound I-80 from Reno, exit #185 Hwy #89/Lake Tahoe at Truckee to Tahoe City. Upon entering the first round-about in Tahoe City, turn right to reach Hwy #89-S toward Emerald Bay. At the next round-about turn right onto #89 S toward Emerald Bay. Go about 0.2 mi. to Tahoe House Bakery & Gourmet on right. From Hwy #50 in South Lake Tahoe, take Hwy #89 N to Tahoe City, 26.4 mi. to Tahoe House Bakery & Gourmet on left. After registering you will drive 0.3-miles N to start 11k walk. Drive 2.5 miles for 5k start in Lake Forest. Driving directions to starts are on the walk instructions.

Tahoe Trail Trekkers (AVA-0489)

Event website: www.tahoetrailtrekkers.org

Point of Contact — Marcy Hofeditz   415-572-5035

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SN: 118271 – 2021 / Y1667

Steiners’ Memorial River Walk

Seasonal Walk – May 1st, 2021 until Nov 30th, 2021

Truckee, California

Nevada County

The address/location for the physical start box (PSB) is as follows:

Hampton Inn and Suites Tahoe-Truckee,11951 CA Hwy. #267, Truckee, CA 96161

Start box available: Walk dawn – dusk

Special programs

This event does not have any special Programs assigned.

Daily 9am to 6 pm. Call to determine. Elevation 6,000 ft. Snow/ice cancels walk. New all paved, undulating expanded river view trail. Variable shade. Information signs pertaining to historic sites along Truckee River. Numerous viewing benches. View of 3 volcanoes. Restrooms at the beginning of trail.

Distance: 10K/6K, Rating: 1B

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: Easy

Wheelchairs: Medium

Awards and fees: IVV Credit Only

Driving to the start box

11951 CA Hwy. #267, Truckee, CA 96161. From Hwy. #80 take exit 188B for CA-89/267 toward Sierraville/Lake Tahoe. Turn right onto #267 for 1.7 mi. Destination will be on left.  After registering there will be a short drive to the starting point. (See driving directions in walk instructions.)

Tahoe Trail Trekkers (AVA-0489)

Event website: www.tahoetrailtrekkers.org

Point of Contact – Jennie Gordon 916-204-3839

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SN: 117731 – 2021 / Y0936

The Hardman House is currently open but that may change due to COVID-19 developments. Best call before coming: 775-882-7744. FACE MASKS ARE MANDATORY in Nevada.

Capital Neighborhoods

Year Round Walk  –  From Fri, Jan 1st, 2021 to Dec 31st, 2021

Carson City, Nevada

The address/location for the physical start box (PSB) is as follows:

Hardman House Hotel, 917 North Carson St, Carson City, NV 89701-1200. 775-882-7744

Start box available: Daily, 7 am to dusk. Snow and/or ice cancels event

Special programs

Rockin’ Around the Clock

Walking the United States – Capitols

Walking the USA, A – Z

Walking with America’s Veterans

Daily, 7 am to dusk. Restrooms available across from hotel at Arco/AmPm and along route. Pets ok with cleanup but not allowed on Capitol grounds. The Neighborhoods route visits the capitol complex and the historic district with many homes on the National Historic Register. Then you’ll walk thru a post WWII neighborhood and an upscale golf community with the option of including a commercial area. You’ll also pass the Nevada State Museum, a casino and several eateries in the downtown area.

Distance: 10km/5km, Rating: 1A

Restrooms: No

Pets: Yes

Strollers: Medium

Wheelchairs: Hard

Awards and fees: IVV Credit Only

Driving to the start box

917 North Carson St, Carson City  , NV 89701-1200. 775-882-7744. From I-80 take I-580 exit in Reno south for 27 miles to Carson City. Take exit 43/ N. Carson St/Hwy 395 bus. Start is on the Left corner of Carson St and E. Ann. Or take Hwy 50 to Carson City from Sacramento area, turn left on Hwy 395 (Carson St). From this direction, the start point is approx 8-9 blocks past the Capital on the Right. OK to stay parked at Hotel.

Tahoe Trail Trekkers (AVA-0489)

Event website: www.tahoetrailtrekkers.org

Point of Contact    Judy Gordon    775-331-9296

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SN: 117729 – 2021 / Y0023

As of June 26 the museum is open but that may change due to COVID-19 developments. Best call before coming 775-333-9300. FACE MASKS ARE MANDATORY in Nevada.

Historical Walk

Year Round Walk        From Fri, Jan 1st, 2021 to Dec 31st, 2021

Reno, Nevada

The address/location for the physical start box (PSB) is as follows:

National Automobile Museum, 10 Lake St S, Reno, NV 89501-1558. (775)333-9300

Start box available: Mon-Sat, 9:30 to 5:30; Sun, 10-4

Special programs

Little Free Libraries

Rockin’ Around the Clock

Walking the USA, A – Z

Walking with America’s Veterans

M-Sat 9:30am-5:30pm, Sun 10am-4pm. Closed major holidays. Route takes you thru a neighborhood built for Reno’s original elite families highlighting many historic homes. Also includes Idlewild Park and the River Walk that everyone enjoys. You’ll also pass the Art Museum, Event Center, Bowling Stadium, Aces Ballpark and several casino’s.

Distance: 10km/6km, Rating: 1B

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: Easy

Wheelchairs: NO

Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas. Snow and/or ice cancels event. Strollers easy except for one long staircase and one short hill.

Awards and fees: IVV Credit Only

Driving to the start box

10 Lake St S, Reno, NV 89501-1558. (775)333-9300. From Hwy 395 N or S, exit I-80 W, exit Wells. Turn left on Wells. From I-80 E or W, exit Wells. E will turn right onto Wells, W will turn left onto Wells. Turn right onto Mill and right at Museum Dr. Parking lot on left.

Tahoe Trail Trekkers (AVA-0489)

Event website: www.tahoetrailtrekkers.org

Point of Contact    Judy Gordon    775-331-9296

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SN: 117730 – 2021 / Y0935

As of June 26 the museum is open. But that may change due to COVID-19 developments. Best call before coming 775-333-9300.   FACE MASKS ARE MANDATORY in Nevada.

UNR/San Rafael

Year Round Walk

Reno, Nevada

The address/location for the physical start box (PSB) is as follows:

National Automobile Museum, 10 Lake St S, Reno, NV 89501-1558. (775)333-9300

Special programs

Rockin’ Around the Clock

Walking the USA A – Z

Walking with America’s Veterans

M-Sat 9:30am-5:30pm, Sun 10am-4pm. Closed major holidays. No pets on campus. New Route! Walk thru the vibrant UNR campus on the way to Rancho San Rafael park, a quiet oasis with botanical gardens and a museum. Also includes downtown and the Riverwalk.

Distance: 5/10/km, Rating: 2A

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: Hard

Wheelchairs: NO

Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas. Snow and /or ice cancels event. Route is gradually uphill to the halfway point then downhill back to start. One long staircase on campus. Dirt trails in park.

Awards and fees: IVV Credit Only

Driving to the start box

10 Lake St S, Reno, NV 89501-1558. (775)333-9300. From Hwy 395 N or S, exit I-80 W, exit Wells. Turn left on Wells. From I-80 E or W, exit Wells. E will turn right onto Wells, W will turn left onto Wells. Turn right onto Mill and right at Museum Dr. Parking lot on left.

Tahoe Trail Trekkers (AVA-0489)

Event website: www.tahoetrailtrekkers.org

Point of Contact    Judy Gordon    775-331-9296

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