DAN NICHOLAS PARK ON 10/26: This Sunday afternoon walk will start at 2 PM at the concession stand.
From I-85, take Exit 76 (Albermarle, US 52 South). Go south on US 52 for 3/10 of a mile and turn left on Stokes Ferry Road. Travel 5.9 miles on Stokes Ferry Road and turn left on Providence Church Road. Go 1.7 miles and turn right at stop sign onto Bringle Ferry Road for 0.6 mile to park entrance on the left. Take second right in park to the parking lot at the lake. Walk to the Concession Stand/Park Office.
CONCORD ON 11/1: This walk will start at 10 am at the shelter in Les Myers Park. The box will be brought to the start point so you do not need to stop at the motel to register.
From I 85 South Take the Dale Earnhardt Blvd. exit, Exit 60, toward Copperfield Blvd. Turn left onto Dale Earnhardt Blvd. Stay straight to go onto Copperfield Blvd. NE. To Branchview Dr. (1.6 miles) Turn Left onto Branchview Dr. NE/NC-3 Continue to follow Branchview Dr. NE (4.0 mi) Turn Right onto Lawndale Ave. SE (0.3 mi) Les Myers Park is on the left.
From I 85 North take the exit, Exit 60, toward Copperfield Blvd.
Turn Right onto Copperfield Blvd. NE. (1.6 miles) Turn Left onto Branchview Dr. NE/NC-3 Continue to follow Branchview Dr. NE (4.0mi) Turn Right onto Lawndale Ave. SE (0.3 mi) Les Myers Park is on the left.
SALEM LAKE ON 11/9: This Sunday afternoon walk will start at 2 pm at the picnic area. Registration will take place there. From US-52 take Exit 108C (Stadium Drive or Ram Drive). Turn RIGHT if northbound or LEFT if southbound on Ram Drive toward Winston-Salem State University. Follow Ram Drive to its end at MARTIN LUTHER KING Drive. Turn RIGHT on MARTIN LUTHER KING to the 3rd traffic light at REYNOLDS PARK ROAD (to the left). Turn LEFT on REYNOLDS PARK ROAD for 1.8 miles to SALEM LAKE RD. Look for Park sign on the left side. LEFT on SALEM LAKE RD to the end.
TRIAD PARK ON 11/28: The annual Turkey Trot walk on the day after Thanksgiving will start at 1 pm at picnic shelter #1. HOW TO GET THERE:
From Greensboro and points east: Take I-40 W to exit # 208 (Sandy Ridge Road). At end of the ramp, turn right to follow Sandy Ridge Road for .6 miles until it reaches a “T” intersection (West Market St.). Turn Left onto West Market Street and follow for 2.2 miles, Park will be on your right at a traffic light.
From Winston- Salem and points west: Take I-40 E to exit # 208 (Sandy Ridge Road). At end of the ramp, turn Left to follow Sandy Ridge Road for .6 miles until it reaches a “T” intersection (West Market St.). Turn Left onto West Market Street and follow for 2.2 miles, Park will be on your right at a traffic light.
KANNAPOLIS ON 12/6: We will walk in the morning starting at 10 am. We will park in the new parking lot at the bank on Main Street and walk to the Exxon Station to register, do the rest of the walk, and finish at the cars.
Directions: From 1-85, take Exit 60 (Dale
Eamhart Blvd) and head into Kannapolis. After many miles of driving, you will go under a Railroad overpass. Immediately, turn right onto Main Street. The start point (Exxon Station) is at this corner. Drive a short block and turn into the bank’s lot on the right.
MOUNT AIRY ON 12/7: This Sunday afternoon Mount Airy walk will start at 2 pm at The Mount Airy Visitors Center, 200 N. Main Street. HOW TO GET THERE: From 1-77 exit 101 (1-74) to exit 17, US 52 north toward Mt. Airy. From the south: take US 52 north to Mt. Airy. Follow US 52 Bypass and exit right on NC-89 (Mt. Airy/Galax). At traffic light continue straight on NC-89 East (Independence Blvd), through 5 more traffic lights to Renfro St. Turn right onto Renfro, go to Moore St and turn right, then into parking lot. The Visitors Center will be at the corner of Main and Moore Sts. (At the time clock, 1½ short blocks up Moore).