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Downtown, Kansas City, Missouri YRE

Walk Distance: 5 KM, 10 KM, and 20 KM
Trail Rating: 2B



Special Classification:

(End - Dec 31, 2016) Cities in Song, Honoring Our Flag, National Register of Historic Place, Trekking With the Trees, You'll Never Walk Alone.

(End - Dec 31, 2017) Food For Though

(End - Dec 31, 2018) Doin’ The Louisiana Purchase, Bridges - Spanning the USA, Make a Wish - Water Fountains, Take a Walk In a City Park, Vice Presidential Walk, United State Post Office, Walk the USA - Street by Street.

"Jackson County" in the Walking MO County Special Program.

About the walk


Downtown Kansas City has some great sites to see! The route winds from the Quality Hill area past numerous scenic and historic buildings. You will wind your way past the Kauffman Center for Performing Arts, through Union Station, around the Liberty Memorial for WWI which houses a world-class museum. The 20K route includes the Riverfront Heritage Trail, the Rivermarket area, and a bridge out on the Missouri River. Kansas City is known as the BBQ Capital or the World for the "Food for Thought Special Program."

Hours of Operations:
Monday to Friday: 5:30 AM to 9 PM
Saturday: 8 AM to 6 PM
Sunday: 12 PM to 5 PM

Ask at the front desk for the walk box.


Directions to the start point:
Quality Hill YMCA
1051 Washington St
Kansas City, MO 64105

Update:  Dec 18, 2016

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