Salado YRE

Salado YRE

Salado Village Year Round Event

Start/Finish:  Holiday Inn Express 1991 N. Stagecoach Rd. Salado TX 76571.  Open 24/7.

Awards: B Award

Walk Y0450:  This 10km/6km walk is rated 1A. It includes historical homes and passes by the ruins of Salado College, founded in 1859.  The Central Texas Area Museum houses many artifacts from the early Scottish settlers.  Bridges over Salado creek and springs provide beautiful vistas.  The rating for strollers and wheelchairs is Hard.  Restrooms are available, and pets are allowed on the walk.

Special Classifications:  Bridges – Spanning the USA, Doin’ The Louisiana Purchase, Ice Cream Parlors, Little Free Libraries, Make a Wish at a Water Fountain, Take a Walk In a City Park, United States Post Offices.

Directions:  Salado is a little over 50 miles north of Central Austin on I-35.  Traveling N on I-35 from Austin, take exit 286, for route 2484, and Holiday Inn will be on your right.  Traveling S on I-35 from Waco, take exit 286 for route 2484.  Cross over highway to Stagecoach Rd.  Walkbox located on floor at left inside first door.  Drive short distance to begin walk.  Directions to start are inside the walkbox.