SN: 114884 - 2020 / Y1192

what is the event

SE - Reed College - Crystal Springs Garden

Year Round Walk

where is the event

Portland, Oregon

The address/location for the physical start box (PSB) is as follows:

Safeway Store - Woodstock

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

when is the event

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

Start box available: Safeway Store Hours Sun - Sat 5am to 11pm

reasons to do the event

Special programs

Bridges - Spanning the USA

Ice Cream Parlors

Little Free Libraries

Take a Walk In a City Park

Treasure Hunt - A way to walk our precious trails

Walking America's Ports of Call

Walking the USA A - Z

Long description

Mainly on sidewalks and paved trails but several blocks on natural surfaces mainly on 37th Av. The walk features the lovely Eastmoreland residential neighborhood, several city parks, and the Reed College campus. The walk has a one km addition into the Crystal Springs Rhododendron Gardens. A small fee is charged to enter the Gardens between 10 am to 6 pm Wednesday thru Sunday from March 1 to Labor Day. (Monday and Tuesdays free) The 5 km route is rated 1A and goes through one city park and Reed College with a option to enter Crystal Springs Gardens for an additional 1 km. Ask for the Start box at the Customer Service Counter.

conditions for the event

Distance: 10K/5K, Rating: 1B

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: NO

Wheelchairs: NO

Comments

MAIL IN FEES WALK ONLY Please go to the Customer Service Counter (wait for your turn - please) and ask for the "Walk Box". It is a small file tote box, gray in color with a blue lid and marked and labeled walk box on it. If you have pets, please do not take them inside the store. There are restrooms available in the store. You will need to ask at customer service to use the restroom and a store employee will take you to the restroom where they will enter the code into the keypad to allow you access to enter the restroom. AVA: Mayflower, Ice Cream Parlors, Little Free Libraries; OR: (2020- Parks, Pedestrian Bridges, Quads) (2019- Gardens, Gargoyles, Nature, Noodles) (2018- Ink, Images, Italian, Japanese, Java, Justice); WA: Vino

Awards and fees: IVV Credit Only

how to get to the event

Driving to the start box

4515 SE Woodstock Blvd, Portland, OR. I-205 Northbound or Southbound to Exit 17 (Foster Road). Northbound turn left & Southbound turn right. Left on 82nd to the first light at Woodstock Blvd. Right on Woodstock Blvd to the Start. Please park in the back section of the Safeway Parking Lot. Ask for the Walk Box (file tote) at the Customer Service Counter.

event sponsor

Rose City Roamers

Event website: www.rosecityroamers.org

point of contact

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