6PM on Wednesdays: it’s an hour of walking for fun & friendship during the week. There is no cost or book stamping. It’s an excellent way to get to know others.
Oct 28 – Merle Hay Mall food court
Nov 4 – Jordan Creek Mall theater entrance
Nov 11 – Valley West Mall food court
Nov 18 – 801 Grand at Skywalk level
Nov 25 – No walk!
First week of December – Beaverdale lights.
New! Monday 10 AM at Valley West Mall.
Meet Susan at the food court for some mall laps. What a great way to start the week!
We continue to follow federal, state, and local guidelines while planning and promoting group activities. Follow us on Facebook for up to date information.
Before all walks, call the start location to check if the business has changed hours or closed.
Changed year round and seasonal walks
Altoona – Hours changed: Monday-Friday 5 AM-1 PM, 4 PM-8 PM; Saturday 7 AM-Noon
Amana – Hours are noon - 8 PM.
Des Moines Beaverdale – The walk box is at 4046 Amick Ave Des Moines 50310-4101. It is in a blue plastic storage box outside where walkers can get to it even if no one is home. Remote start.
Des Moines Capital and Des Moines Waterways – The walk box is at 416 Oak Park Ave Des Moines IA 50313-3018. It is inside a Rubbermaid garden storage box next to the driveway behind the house where walkers can get to it even if no one is home. Remote start. Directions to the Start Point will be provided.
Prairie City – The walk box has moved. Contact Peggy Doane at 515-240-5761 or firstname.lastname@example.org for directions and stamped insert card.
20 IOWA PARKS IN 2020
This program has closed.
Congratulations to everyone who participated. A large number of walkers completed all 20 parks. It was a wonderful way to see the state of Iowa.
A big thank you to Matt Scott and Iowa Parklands for their wonderful maps and directions. See more at their website at https://www.iowaparklands.com/20-parks-in-2020/