Lawton Park Fort Wayne

Fort Wayne Volkssport Walking Meetup
Fort Wayne Volkssport Walking Meetup
Public group

Lawton Park

1900 N Clinton St · Fort Wayne, IN

How to find us

From US-69 use exit 311A for Lima Rd South. Lima Rd combines with Clinton St. Lawton Park will be on your left, immediately after Science Central. The next light is 4th St. Turn left and you will find another entrance just before the creek's bridge

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This walk offers either a 5k or a 10k route. You can start the walk between 8 and 11, as long as you finish by 2. Two 5k loops will take you into the downtown district and also have you strolling through the north central residential areas.

If you feel up to another walk, these AVA Year Round guided walks are nearby: Halls, Bluffton Road (, and Jorgenson Family YMCA ( and Central Northwest FW ( These walks have written instructions and can be done any time the starting point is open. That can be found in the link above. Just ask for the “Walk Box”, sign in, take a Start Card, envelope and instruction sheet. When you are finished, mail in the start card to the address provided.

If you are new to AVA and would like to start keeping track of your walks, a new member packet costs $5. It includes 2 record books, one distance and one for event, ($12 value) and 3 coupons for free walks ($9 value). Credit for walks only cost $3. If you aren’t walking for credit, a small donation is appreciated.

This is the link for the 2021 Germanfest FW ( with a list of events.