Dogwood Trailblazer Bentonville – Crystal Bridges
5 May 2012 - 13:00
Distance – Trail Ratings: 10k/5k – 1+
Description: After registering, drive about 1/4 mile to Bentonville Library to start walk.
Directions to library included in walk directions. Walk is on city streets and sidewalks. 5k option does not qualify for Firehouses Special Classifications: America’s Gardens, Artistic Heritage, Firehouses, Historic Churches, Honoring Law Enforcement, Veteran Memorials Start Point Location: E-Z Mart #107, 715 SW A St. Bentonville, AR 72712 Directions: From the north or south Hwy 540 (71), take exit 86. From the north, turn right (south turn left) at SE 14th St (Hwy 102). Go approx. 2 miles to SW A st. and turn right. Approx. 1/2 mile to E-Z Mart on northeast corner of 8th & A St. GPS coordinates: 36` 21′ 51.61″N 94` 12′ 36.61″W
Comments: The walk goes by and/or through 4 beautiful city parks/gardens. It takes walkers through the Bentonville town square where seasonal activities such as a farmer’s market and Christmas lights displays are held. Facing the town square is the original Wal-Mart store that is now a Visitor’s Center housing many Wal-Mart and Sam Walton memorabilia.