On a stroll along the gently flowing Columbia River see a statues of Princess Ilchee and a sculpture saluting the women who worked in the local ship yard where a fleet of ships were built for WWII.

what is the event

Princess Ilchee

Year Round Walk

SN: 114818 - 2020 / Y0369

when is the event

The event is closed

From Thu, Jan 2nd, 2020 to Dec 30th, 2020

Start box available: Daylight hours

Physical start box and Online start box (OSB) option

where is the event

Vancouver, Washington

The address/location for the Physical Start Box (PSB) is as follows:

Fort Vancouver National Historic Site Visitor Center

WARNING: The map pin is for reference only and may not accurately indicate the start box location or the event start.

reasons to do the event

Special programs

Airports - Celebrating American Flight

Border Crossings

Rockin' Around the Clock

Walk Like An Olympian


Special programs that are applicable to all events or all walks are not shown to reduce clutter.

Long description

Tue - Sat, 9 am to 4 pm; closed Sun & Mon. Closed New Years Day & Eve, Thanksgiving, and Christmas Eve & Day. Those needing to walk on days of closure, email and/or call point of contact ahead of walk date to request remote registration. The route highlights the relationship of Vancouver to the Columbia River. It goes to the new waterfront development which includes restaurants, a spectacular water feature, playground, and unique overwater pier. The 10 km route follows the Renaissance Trail upstream passing the Statue of Princess Ilchee & an artistic display honoring the women who worked in the shipyards during WW II. Both 10 & 5 km routes finish by going over the Land Bridge with views of Pearson Airfield and Mt. Hood.

conditions for the event

Distance: 5K & 10K, Rating: 1A

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: Easy

Wheelchairs: Easy


None provided

Awards and fees: IVV Credit Only

how to get to the event

OSB - First register for the event

The detailed location of, and driving directions to, the event starting point are included in the event directions, downloaded from the Online Start Box (OSB). To plan your travels, please use the map on this page. The POC does not provide event directions nor accept alternate payment methods.

This event also has a physical start box. These are the driving directions:

1501 E. Evergreen Blvd. Refer to Historic Fort Vancouver event (Y0138) for directions to start location.

PLEASE do not mix and match between the two registration methods. It will confuse you and the club. Choose one, OSB or PSB, to complete the event.

event sponsor

Vancouver USA Volkssporters (AVA-0557)

Event website: www.VUSAV.club

point of contact

Click inside the box to send an email to the POC.