Event Information
Title 2019 Wonju Chiak International Walking Festival
When Oct 12 – 13, 2019
Where Wonju City (HQ: Wonju Sports Complex)
Courses
  • Oct 12 (Sat) : 3㎞, 5㎞, 10㎞, 20㎞, 30㎞
  • Oct 13 (Sun) / 3㎞, 5㎞, 10㎞, 20㎞, 30㎞
  • Special event for Oct 12 (Sat) :5㎞ walk under the Chiaksan moonlight
Hosts Wonju Municipal Government, National Health Insurance Service, Korea Tourism Organization
Organizer Wonju Walking Trail & Culture (Social Co-op)
Sponsors Gangwon Province, Wonju Office of Education
Inquiry and registration walk@wiwf.kr
   How to register
Deadline Oct 8, 2019
  • Go to our website (www.wiwf.kr) to download a registration form. Fill out the form from and send it to walk@wiwf.kr. After you’re successfully registered, we will send you a PASS through email.
  • Please print your pass and bring it to the event.
  • Please present your pass when taking a shuttle bus. (20km or 30km course)
  • Please carry the pass with you throughout the events.
  • Where to pay fees and get your gifts:
    - 3㎞, 5㎞, 10㎞ participants : Wonju Sports Complex (International Participants Booth)
    - 20㎞, 30㎞ participants : Points of departure for 20㎞, 30㎞ courses
   Things you need to bring
Comfortable clothes & shoes, bottled water, snack, raincoat, necessary medicine
※ Water bottles are not provided.
   Fees & Gifts
Fees
Currency Participation fee (Oct 12 & 13) Shuttle bus fare Chiaksan Moonlight Walk Fee
Oct 12 (Sat) Oct 13 (Sun)
KRW 5,000 3,000 3,000 5,000
USD 4 3 3 4
EUR 4 3 3 4
CNY 30 20 20 30
JPY 500 300 300 500
  • Participation fee (KRW 5,000) does not cover the Chiaksan Moonlight Walk program.
  • Shuttle bus fare is KRW 3,000 for each day. (20km or 30km participants)
  • No shuttle bus is operated for Chiaksan Moonlight Walk. Please come to the point of departure.
    - Gifts : sports towel, festival coupon (KRW 2,000 worth), movie ticket discount coupon, allocated participant number, course guidance, stamp card, completion certificate, souvenir button
  • Please use your festival coupons just like cash on the event sites for food or goods.
   Point of departure & time
· One-way (Departure: Different locations ➜ Arrival: Wonju Sports Complex) ※ Please register early!
course Oct 12 (Sat) Oct 13 (Sun)
30km 08:30
Meji Forest Trail Entrance(Meji Park) ➜ Wonju Sports Complex
08:30
Chiaksan Guryong parking lot #3 ➜ Wonju Sports Complex
20km 10:00
Yonsei Univ.(behind the medical device techno tower) ➜ Wonju Sports Complex
10:00
Heungyang Elementary School ➜ Wonju Sports Complex
※ Shuttle bus (Please bring your printed PASS!)
- Point of departure : Chiak Sports Stadium (Seowondaero 279, Wonju City)
- Time : 7:30am for 30km, 9:00am for 20㎞ ※ Sat & Sun
· Round trip (Departure & Arrival : Wonju Sports Complex)
course Oct 12 (Sat) Oct 13 (Sun)
10km 11:00
5km 13:00~14:00
3km
· Special Event: Walk under the Chiaksan moonlight (Departure & Arrival: Guryong parking lot #3) ※ Please register early!
course Oct 12 (Sat)
5km 19:00
Guryong parking lot #3 ➜ Fir forest ➜ Guryongso (valley) ➜ Guryongsa(temple) ➜ Guryong parking lot #3
※ Please come to Guryong parking lot #3 by 6:30pm. (no shuttle bus)
※ Fee: additional KRW 5,000 / Gift: mini flashlight
How to use public transportation (Departure: Wonju bus terminal)
Oct 12 (Sat) 30km Meji forest trail entrance (Meji park)
(Mejiri, Heungupmyeon, Wonjusi)
Bus #31 ➜ Meji Gas Station ➜ 1 min walk
20km Yonsei Univ. (behind the medical device techno tower) ▸ (1397, Bukwonro, Wonjusi)
Bus #30, 31 34 ➜Yonsei Univ.➜1 min walk
Oct 13 (Sun) 30km Guryong parking lot #3
(890, Hakgokrii, Sochomyeon, Wonjusi)
Direct line : 41-2 (only on Sunday)
Bus #2-1,16-1,31,33,34,35 ➜ transfer to Bus #41, 41-1➜ National park office ➜ 1 min walk
20km Heungyang Elementary School
(6, Hachogugil, Sochomyeon, Wonjusi)
Bus #2-1,16-1,31,33~35,41-2➜ transfer to #41 ➜ Heungyang Elementary School
   Other information
  • It is not a competition. Feel free to participate in any course of your choice.
  • Try to use public transportation services because traffic congestion is expected.
  • Events will be held even if it rains.
   Other programs
  • Health improvement programs exercise test, blood pressure & blood sugar checks
  • Eateries Chicken & Beer, Sweet & Sour Chicken, Tteokbokki, Donuts, Noodles, Eomuk
  • Goods sports goods, products made by social enterprises, health supplies
  • Others face painting, family motto calligraphy, costume play, snail mail writing