SN: 115732 - 2020 / Y1611

what is the event

Iron Mountain

Year Round Walk

where is the event

Lake Oswego, Oregon

The address/location to the physical start box (PSB) for mapping services such as Google or Siri is as follows:

Safeway Store, Lake Oswego, Oregon

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: 6:00am to 1:00am, Daily

reasons to do the event

Special programs

Ice Cream Parlors

Lady Liberty Special Program

Rockin' Around the Clock

Walking the USA A - Z

Long description

YRE 1611 - 11K is rated 3C and is not suitable for strollers or wheelchairs. It is available 6:00am to 1:00am, daily. This route goes through up a gradual incline to beautiful neighborhoods of older Lake Oswego, has awesome views of the mountains and Mt Hood on clear days. Once you are at the top, you will see a part of Lake Oswego not normally seen before going back down the trail and to the finish. 5K is rated 2C

conditions for the event

Distance: 11K/5K, Rating: 3C

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: NO

Wheelchairs: NO


Ask for the "WALK BOX" (gray with blue lid) at the Customer Service Counter. Parking is for Customers Only! Please use on street parking, there are areas with 4 hour parkig available in the store area. Restroom is available at the back of the store, Left of the Pharmacy and by the Floral Department - Code is needed. Challenges: (AVA) Centurion & Fifty States. (WOC) Galleries, Gardens, Historic Homes, Hotels. Italian, Ink, Images, Jewelry, Justice, Nature, Nursery, Orchard, Overlook, Palm Tree, Playgrounds WASHINGTON STATE CHALLENGES (ESVA): Womb to Tomb: Vows - Chapel & Death - Cemetery and School. Winery Public Transit info @

Awards and fees: IVV Credit Only

how to get to the event

Driving to the start box

401 A Avenue (Safeway Grocery Store), Lake Oswego, OR. Directions from I-5 NORTHBOUND: Exit #288 (I-205 N) to Exit # 3, go across the overpass on Stafford Rd to McVey Rd, follow McVey Rd to State St. At traffic light turn left onto State St and continue to A Ave (you will cross RR tracks prior to A Ave). Left onto A Ave and go to 4th St, turn right the Safeway store is on the left. I-5 SOUTHBOUND: Exit # 292. Turn Left onto Kruse Way/Lake Oswego. Go to Boones Ferry Rd. Turn Left at Boones Ferry Rd to Country Club Rd (be in right lane). Turn Right onto Country Club Rd and the name will change to A Ave, continue on A Ave to just prior to 4th St. Safeway store is on the left. Use on street parking only - do not park in the Safeway parking lot. Go to the Customer Service Counter and "Ask for the Walk Box" (a small file tote with a blue lid).

event sponsor

Columbia River Volkssport Club

Event website:

point of contact

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