Walktober 2021: Line Creek Trail
Walk, ride or run a different trail every Sunday in October! The month of October is ideal for exercising outside ~ the temperatures are cool and the colors are spectacular. Walktober makes the most of this great season by inviting participants on a tour of autumn’s most vibrant landscapes and inspiring everyone to make movement a priority!! Dogs on leashes are welcome. Commemorative Walktober buttons, designed by artist Kevin Worley, for the first 200 participants at each location. Attend all five events and collect all five designs!
Sunday, October 17, 2021
Time: 10 a.m.-Noon, Free
Location: Line Creek Trail in Frank Vaydik Park, 5940 N.W. Waukomis Drive
Check-in: Trailhead by Line Creek Community Center
Guided Tours: TBD
Plein Air Quick Paint Contest Details>>
KC Northern Miniature Railroad>>Opens at Noon. Stick around and ride the trains after your walk!
WALKTOBER PRE-REGISTRATION>>Recommended but not required
In the heart of the railroad age, even regional improved roads were rare. Travelers making the journey between Kansas City and St. Joseph relied upon the Kansas City, Clay County and St. Joseph Interurban Railroad. At its peak, this route offered hourly rides on electric rail cars between the cities and points between. Technically a light rail train, the Interurban was the longest in the KC area and was considered one of the finest in the country. Segments of the route are now part of this recreational Northland trail. Line Creek Trail Map>>