Feeder Dam Trial Walk hosted by Brookville Hiking Club

  • Events Home
  • Add Event
  • My Events

Saturday, May 18th

Event Summary

For more information on the event contact Dennis Fritz at 812-584-2687

Whitewater Valley Walkers has scheduled their first 5K/10K hike on the new Feeder Dam Trail for May 18 in Metamora. Participants will start at the Indiana Museums Grist Mill, proceed North across US 52, and walk the new two mile Feeder Dam Trail section for the first time. All will return back to the Metamora Grist Mill start point. The event will begin at 9 am. Registration closes at 1 PM. Whitewater Canal Trail, LLC has been working on opening this new trail section for the past four years. This new trail effort reflects cooperation between the Grist Mill Museum, the Whitewater Valley Railroad, and the Whitewater Canal Trail members who did nearly all the work.


The public is invited to participate and learn more about Whitewater Valley Walkers and International Volkssport events. Whitewater Valley Walkers has been chartered under the rules of the American Volkssport Association and is one of 11 chartered clubs of the Indiana Volkssport Association (INVA). Membership in Whitewater Valley Walkers is through membership in the Whitewater Canal Trail not-for-profit, or the specific Whitewater Valley Walkers fee of $10 per person. The American Volkssport Association is part of the International Volkssport Association (IVV) with members around the world. The purpose of Volkssporting is individual participation with non-competitive sports and the motto of “Fun, Fitness and Friendship.”


The Whitewater Valley Walkers hiking club was formed in 2013 by the people belonging to Whitewater Canal Trail, Inc. Address written inquiries about Whitewater Valley Walkers through the Whitewater Canal Trail, PO Box 126, Brookville, IN 47012. Whitewater Canal Trail also maintains shorter sections of the Brookville to Metamora corridor at Yellow Bank Creek, Tecumseh’s Landing and the Billy Jean Jobe trail in Brookville – all open for public participation.


Indiana Museum Grist Mill
19073 75 Main St

More details for this venue


The event runs from 9:00am to 1:00pm on the following dates.
Select a date to add this event to your calendar app.


Accused Strip Bar Robber Enters Not Guilty Plea

Francisco Vazquez has been ordered to have no contact with the victims.

Pop Machine Thief Caught On Camera, But Still At-Large

Can you help police identify this suspect who broke into two vending machines in West Harrison?

Interstate 74 Lane Closures Tuesday

I-74 lanes will be restricted Tuesday, August 20 from 9:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m.

Beacon Ortho: As School Begins, Remember To Lighten Up

Doctors with Beacon Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine say schoolchildren's backpacks can cause harm if they get too weighed down with books and other items.

Local Sports Report - August 16 & 17

The first big weekend of fall sports included soccer, volleyball, golf, and cross country.

Local Sports Report - August 15

Franklin County's Gracie Graf carded a 9-hole round of 40 to help with Wildcats defeat New Castle Thursday.

On Air

Bubba Bo playing
Zac Brown Band - Knee Deep

Keith Urban You Look Good In My Shirt 6:11
Garth Brooks Dive Bar 6:05
George Strait Cowboys Like Us 5:56
Miranda Lambert It All Comes Out In The Wash 5:52