SN: 115726 - 2020 / Y2041

Historic Willamette

Year Round Walk

West Linn, Oregon

Willamette Coffee House

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

Start times: walk daylight hours (see Event Comments Info)

Special programs

Make a Wish at a Water Fountain

Take a Walk In a City Park

Walking the USA A - Z

Long description

Walk daylight hours. Willamette was a mill town during WWII. The old part of town is on the Historic Register. The main street of town has become a trendy restaurant community. One of the towns monuments is a large meteorite found in the area, at the corner of Willamette Falls Blvd and 14th St. The walk is mostly in neighborhoods and city parks. The description above applies to both routes. The summer route has some natural trails along the Tualatin River. The 5km route has one long hill and is rated 2B. The 10km route has several hills and is rated 3B. Hours of the Willamette Coffee House - Mon - Fri 5am-8pm, Sat 5:30am-8pm & Sun 6:00am-8pm.

Distance: 10k/5k, Rating: 3B

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: Hard

Wheelchairs: NO

Comments

Willamette Coffee House hours have changed due to the Coronavirus situation at least until April 24th - they are still open and the walk box file tote is still there. Temporary Hours effective 23 March 2020 - Monday - Friday 5:00am to 5:00pm Saturday & Sunday - 6:00am to 5:00pm THIS IS A MAIL IN FEES WALKING EVENT FOR THOSE WHO STAMP THEIR WALKING BOOKS. Winter Route will effective October 1, 2019 to May 1, 2020 Winter route has signifcant hills (4) on it. The Summer Route will be available on May 1, 2020 to October 1, 2020. Then the walk route will switch back to the Winter Route. WOC: Gardens, Gazebos, Gnomes, Italian, Japanese, Java, Noodles, Palm Trees, Playgrounds ESVA: Restaurant - Asian, Italian, Mexican, Womb to Tomb - School Public Transit Info @ www.trimet.org

Awards and fees: IVV Credit Only

Driving to the start box

2120 8th Ct, West Linn 97068. I-205 take 10th St exit. S turn left, N turn right on 10th St. Both turn left on 8th Ct to the Willamette Coffee House, N of McDonalds parking lot. The Start Box is a gray file tote, inside the Front Door on the Right past the card rack sitting on the window sill.

Columbia River Volkssport Club

Event website: www.walking4fun.org

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