6 & 10 km Walks

AVA Special Programs

DESCRIPTION: The 6km and 10km walk routes are tree-lined around Maitland, around lakes, and through residential areas. Restrooms are available at Walgreens and city parks. Pass 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(Maitland/SR 414) then exit 90A. Exit right to 2nd light, Maitland Ave.From Daytona on I-4W pass sign for Maitland Exit 90C-B-A, FL414, Maitland Blvd, Lake Destiny Dr. 3/4 mile. Take the exit marked 90C-B-A and stay to the left. Use Exit 90A, FL414 East/Maitland Blvd. 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. From 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.

Effective September 1 2018, 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 Walk Box is to the right at the right side of the photo counter. It is somewhat hidden, so look behind the signage. 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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