Swan Park, Waupaca
Date: Thursday, June 9, 2016
Time: 10:30 AM
Please join First Lady Tonette Walker on Thursday June 9th, 2016 as she walks the River Ridge Trail at Swan Park in Waupaca, Wisconsin.
Participants will gather and park at the Concession Pavilion, 909 Brainerd Drive, Swan Park, Waupaca, WI. Please meet by 10:15am. The walking route will span a 1.4 mile loop of Waupaca’s River Ridge Trail at Swan Park and will include a trail section known as the “Story Walk,” which promotes literacy and physical fitness as a part of a “No Child Left Inside” initiative.
Considered the jewel of Waupaca’s park system, Swan Park offers a large playground, skate board park, ball diamonds, restrooms, concession stands, sledding hill, amphitheater, ice rink and basketball courts. The River Ridge Trail highlights the natural Wisconsin woodland with a mix of dense hardwoods, pines and the shade loving wild flowers.
Please be advised to wear or bring with you the following: good walking shoes, umbrellas, sunscreen, bug repellent, hat, layers or a jacket, camera and water.