WHAT: Walk, run, ride, hike or roll. . . all human-powered movement (and dogs on leash) are welcome during Hike the Heritage on Kansas City’s Riverfront Heritage Trail, a fully accessible 15-mile bike/pedestrian pathway that begins at the riverfront and winds through the oldest and most historic parts of Kansas City providing access to the river and linking communities, parks, and exciting destinations with unique new venues and dramatic public artwork.
WHEN: Saturday, June 29, from 9 a.m.-Noon. (group walk/ride at 10 a.m.)
WHERE: Berkley Riverfront Park, 1298 Riverfront Rd.
**Check-in at the KC Parks tent by Berkley Park Plaza
MORE: The Riverfront Heritage Trail has won several important design and environmental awards. In 2015 it was recognized as the most outstanding Trail project in the State of Missouri at the Mid America Trails and Greenways Conference. The trail also received a Gold Level Sustainability Award from the Kansas City Industrial Council and the AIA Excellence in Urban Design Award. Finally, the RHT and KCRT received the 2004 Legacy Award by the Missouri Lewis and Clark Bicentennial Commission for the Trail’s commentary efforts. The most significant award was its designation as “The Spirit of Kansas City” Regional Scenic Byway. The overall trail system is divided into six different trail segments. Details>>