SN: 115718 - 2020 / Y0754

what is the event

Hayden Island

Year Round Walk

where is the event

Portland, Oregon

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

Red Lion-Jantzen Beach

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 Fri, Jan 3rd, 2020 to Dec 31st, 2020

Start box available: Dawn to Dusk

reasons to do the event

Special programs

Airports - Celebrating American Flight

Border Crossings

Bridges - Spanning the USA

Points of Reference

Walk Like An Olympian

Walking America's Ports of Call

Walking the USA A - Z

Long description

Daily, dawn to dusk. Rated 1A Okay for strollers, no wheelchairs. The route has 2 five km loops. The east loop is on a path along the Columbia River with great views including Mt Hood on sunny days and then along residential areas. The second loop is to the west and goes into the shopping mall then again along the Columbia River. The west loop has a 2 km option to cross over the border into Washington for those walkers that are doing the Border Crossing and Walk Like an Olympian special programs.

conditions for the event

Distance: 5/10/12 km, Rating: 1A

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: Medium

Wheelchairs: NO


Note: Beginning July 2019 to get to the start podium located to the right of the registration area has a temporary black screen and sign saying employees only past that point. They are using this area for a temporary baggage storage area. Walkers DO have permission to enter the area to the podium and sign up for the walk. Challenges: Oregon (WOC) 2020 - Palm Trees, Playgrounds; 2019 - Nature, Noodles, Outlets & Overlook; 2018 - Italian, Images, Java, Japanese, & Jewelry

Awards and fees: IVV Credit Only

how to get to the event

Driving to the start box

909 N. Hayden Island Dr. 503-283-4466. On I-5, take Jantzen Beach exit #308 just South of the Interstate Bridge. Hotel is on the East side of the bridge. The START BOX (Podium) is located around the right side of the registration desk towards the restrooms.

event sponsor

Columbia River Volkssport Club

Event website:

point of contact

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