SN: 115733 - 2020 / Y0847

what is the event

Kenton - From Old to New

Year Round Walk

where is the event

Portland, Oregon

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

Fred Meyer Store

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: 7am to 11pm Daily

reasons to do the event

Special programs

Bridges - Spanning the USA

Little Free Libraries

Take a Walk In a City Park

United States Post Offices

Walking America's Ports of Call

Walking the USA A - Z

Long description

Enjoy a part of Portland built as a company town. Now a zany, historic district, we view the old hotel and fashionable homes before strolling along a waterway and into a nature park. Return through New Columbia, the redevelopment of a neighborhood originally built to house defense workers. Available 7am to 11pm, daily.

conditions for the event

Distance: 10KM/6KM, Rating: 1A

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: Medium

Wheelchairs: None


Ask for the Walk Box at the Customer Service Counter. Challenges: AVA - Centurion & Fifty States. WOC - Engines, Entertainment, Historic Homes WASHINGTON STATE CHALLENGES: Restaurants (Mexican) & Schools Walking Companions (Pets) are Not Allowed in the Fred Meyer Store. THIS IS A "MAIL-IN FEES ONLY" WALKING EVENT!! Public Transit Info @

Awards and fees: IVV Credit Only

how to get to the event

Driving to the start box

7404 N Interstate Ave, Portland, OR, at the corner of N Interstate and N Lombard. I-5 NORTHBOUND: (Exit 305B Lombard West Exit) RIGHT on Lombard (West) a Short distance to the Fred Meyer Parking Lot on LEFT. I-5 SOUTHBOUND: (Exit 304 Rosa Parks Way) Right on Rosa Parks Way to Interstate. Right on Interstate to Fred Meyer Entrance on your Right, just before the Traffic Light at Lombard St. PLEASE PARK IN THE BACK AREAS OF THE PARKING LOT! Go to the Customer Service Counter and ask for the "Walk Box", it is a black file tote box.

event sponsor

Columbia River Volkssport Club

Event website:

point of contact

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