5 & 10 km Walks

AVA Special Programs

DESCRIPTION: The 5/6K & 10K walk routes are treelined walks around Maitland, around lakes, and through residential areas. Restrooms are available at Walgreens and Lake Lily Park. It passes the historical Waterhouse Residence (Thu-Sun, 12 - 4 p.m.) & the Maitland Art Center (a National Historic Landmark, T-Su 11am-4p.m). Wheelchairs and strollers are acceptable. Leashed pets are allowed. Walk during daylight hours. Please carry water. Trail Ratings: 1A. Event: Y1124. Contact: Tom Carter,, 615.400.1796.

Walgreens Pharmacy, 330 S. Orlando (US 17-92) Maitland 32803. NOTE: THE INTERCHANGE AT MAITLAND BLVD IS UNDER CONSTRUCTION. From Orlando on I-4E take Exit 90A-B and exit at 90A, Maitland/SR 414. Exit right to 2nd light, Maitland Ave. From Daytona/Sanford on I-4W follow signs (states use SECOND EXIT and DO NOT USE Exit 90B-C) to exit 90A, Maitland/SR 414. Go to 2nd light, Maitland Ave. BOTH turn right for 1.3 miles to Packwood (1 block past light at Horatio). Left on Packwood past fire station on left, cross US 17-92, and turn into Walgreen's parking lot. Fro Sanford/Orlando use US 17-92 to Walgreen's at corner of US 17-92/Packwood. Turn right from Orlando then turn right into Walgreens parking lot. Grey file Walk Box at Photo Counter on the right. Ask for help if needed. Chairs available in pharmacy area if needed. Pets allowed on leash. Please carry water. Trail rated 1A. Event SE/Y.

Effective September 1 this year, Mid-Florida Milers Walking Club events will cost $3 for every Traditional and Year-Round Event walk and include AVA/IVV credit for those recording walks. Minors under 13 may walk for free if not an AVA/IVV credit walker. There is no change for the 7 Southeast Florida Online Start Box walks that remain at $2 for the instructions and one dollar more for AVA/IVV credit. Club Members may purchase a discount package of 10 coupons for $2/walk ($20) for MFM YRE walks.


Walgreen's Pharmacy opens at 8 AM daily. The registration box is to the right at the right side of the photo counter. The walk must be accomplished in daylight hours.

AWARD: Credit Only

Winter Park and its beautiful tree-lined streets is 4 miles away. Wekiwa Springs State Park (an FVA walk) is 10 miles north on Wekiva Springs Road off I-4E, exit 94.

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