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Waupaca/Portage Co. Hike-a-thon

October 5 @ 8:30 am - 11:00 am

$5.00

33rd Annual Portage/Waupaca Fall Hike-a-Thon, first Saturday in October on the New Hope – Iola Ski Hill Segment. 

Enjoy Wisconsin’s beautiful fall colors while strolling along the Ice Age Trail, a true Wisconsin treasure! Help raise money for an area hit hard by summer storms. Funds raised will go towards trail maintenance and improvements!

Refreshments! Door Prizes! Displays!

Before your hike . . .

Register between 8:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. Hikers will receive a registration number and trail map.
Dress for the weather. Sun, rain, and snow!
Bring a refillable water bottle.

Hike-a-Thon brochure (contains registration information, map, and Trail distances) [PDF]

Note: Due to high water over the boardwalk on the section from Hwy T to Krogwold Rd, the route will be modified.

LOCATION: Meet us at the Iola Winter Sports Club, E398 County Hwy MM, Iola Wi   54945

During your hike . . .

Respect all plants and animals on the trail. Leave any natural “finds” for others to enjoy.
Enjoy the solitude of the Trail and the geologic beauty that surrounds you!
3 rest stops: apples and water available

After your hike . . .

Return your hiker registration number.
Check to see if you won a door prize!
Browse the merchandise and educational displays.
Enjoy the refreshments generously provided by local area merchants and volunteers

Waushara County Chapter 21st Annual Fall Color and Dog WalkHike-a-Thon Registration Fees (funds support the Ice Age Trail)

Individual ($5.00)

Family ($15.00)
(children 5 & under free)

School/Youth Group
(5 or more hikers age 6-18)
# of hikers _____ x $3 ea.

Corporate/Municipal Sponsorship
# of hikers _____ x $3 ea.

Pledges gratefully accepted

Special thanks to:

  • Iola Winter Sports Club
  • Portage and Waupaca County IAT Volunteers
  • Area merchants for refreshments, prizes, and publicity
  • Portage and Waupaca County Parks Departments

For more information contact:

All proceeds received from this event remain with the Portage and Waupaca IATA Chapters to be used locally for trail building, maintenance, and education.
THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT!

Details

Date:
October 5
Time:
8:30 am - 11:00 am
Cost:
$5.00
Event Categories:
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Organizer

Debbie Krogwold
Phone:
715-677-4974

Venue

Iola Winter Sports Club
E398 County Road MM
Iola, WI 54945 United States
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Website:
http://www.intergarten.com/iola3/index.htm