SN: 115150 - 2020
The Jackson Bottom Walk.
Jackson Bottom Wildlife Preserve
Starting Sat, Jun 20th, 2020 for 1 day
Open from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm, finish by 4:00 pm
This event doesn't have any special Programs assigned.
Start point is on the deck at the back of the Visitors Center.
Distance: 10K, Rating: 1B
The walk which is entirely on the preserve will take you through the 635 acre Jackson Bottom Wetlands Preserve. The Preserve is a nationally recognized nature and urban green space dedicated to connecting water, wildlife and people. Located in the heart of Washington County, the Preserve is home to over 200 species of birds, mammals & amphibians and provides award winning education, passive recreation and research opportunities to more than 25,000 people each year. You will have a chance to view nesting great blue herons, nesting osprey, bald eagles and many other species.
Awards and fees: IVV Credit Only
Driving to the start
Jackson Bottom: From Hwy 26 , take exit 57 (Glencoe Rd.). Head south and pass through downtown Hillsboro. Glencoe Rd becomes Hwy 219/ Hillsboro Hwy. The entrance is on the left 6 miles from Hwy 26, next to Clean Water Services.
Columbia River Volkssport Club
Event website: www.walking4fun.org