what is the event

Gallery without Walls

Year Round Walk

SN: 115734 - 2020 / Y1609

when is the event

The event is closed

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

Start box available: 6:00am to 1:00am, Daily

where is the event

Lake Oswego, Oregon

The address/location for the Physical Start Box (PSB) is as follows:

Safeway Grocery Store

WARNING: The map pin is for reference only and may not accurately indicate the start box location or the event start.

reasons to do the event

Special programs

Ice Cream Parlors


Special programs that are applicable to all events or all walks are not shown to reduce clutter.

Long description

Gallery without Walls is an outdoor exhibit of over 75 permanent and loaned works of art in Lake Oswego. There are 30 sculptures downtown which are on loan and available for purchase. Use of sidewalks is suggested when available or use the bioswales on the streets when needed. Both routes go to Tryon Creek State Natural Area. Both routes are rated 2B, when dry.

conditions for the event

Distance: 5k/10k, Rating: 2B

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: Medium

Wheelchairs: Hard


Ask for the "WALK BOX" (gray with bluel lid) at the Customer Service Counter. YRE 1609 is rated 2B and is available 6:00am to 1:00am, daily. Parking is for Customers Only! Please use on street parking, there are areas with 4 hour parking available in the store area. Restrooms are available at the back of Store to the Left of the Pharmacy or by the florist area - Code is needed. Challenges: (AVA) Centurion & Fifty States (WOC) Palm Tree, Park, Playground, Pedestrian Bridge (ESVA) Distillery Public Transit info @ www.trimet.org

Awards and fees: IVV Credit Only

how to get to the event

Driving to the start box

401 A Ave, 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. Turns 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 to just prior to 4th St, the Safeway store is on the Left. Use on street parking - DO NOT PARK IN THE SAFEWAY PARKING LOT. Go to the Customer Service Counter and "Ask for the Walk Box" (a small gray tote box with a blue lid).

event sponsor

Columbia River Volkssport Club (AVA-0242)

Event website: www.walking4fun.org

point of contact

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