SN: 118204 - 2021 / Y1192

what is the event

SE - Reed College - Crystal Springs Garden

Year Round Walk

where is the event

Portland, Oregon

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

Safeway Store - Woodstock

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 Sat, Jan 2nd, 2021 to Dec 30th, 2021

Start box available: Safeway Hours 6am to 12am

reasons to do the event

Special programs

Ice Cream Parlors

Little Free Libraries

Mayflower - 400th Anniversary Walk

Long description

Mainly on sidewalks and paved trails but several blocks on natural surfaces. The walk features the lovely Eastmoreland residential neighborhood, several city parks, and the Reed College campus. (NOTE Reed College is temporarily closed because of COVID 19 restrictions but you do walk on the boundaries The walk has a one km addition into the Crystal Springs Rhododendron Gardens. A small fee is charged to enter the Gardens between 10 am to 6 pm Wednesday thru Sunday from March 1 to Labor Day. (Monday and Tuesday free) The 5 km route is rated 1A and goes through one city park and Reed College with a option to enter Crystal Springs Gardens for an additional 1 km. Ask for the Start box at the Customer Service Counter.

conditions for the event

Distance: 10K/5K, Rating: 1B

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: NO

Wheelchairs: NO


MAIL IN FEES WALK ONLY Please go to the Customer Service Counter (wait for your turn - please) and ask for the "Walk Box". It is a small file tote box, gray in color with a blue lid and marked and labeled walk box on it. If you have pets, please do not take them inside the store. Restrooms are available in the store, you will have to ask for a store employee for access and they will walk with you to the restroom and they will enter the keypad code to unlock the restroom so you can enter it. OR Challenges: (2020- Parks, Pedestrian Bridges, Quads, Swimming Pool & University) (2019- Gardens, Gargoyles, Nature, & Noodles)

Awards and fees: IVV Credit Only

how to get to the event

Driving to the start box

4515 SE Woodstock Blvd, Portland, OR. I-205 Northbound or Southbound to Exit 17 (Foster Road). Northbound turn left & Southbound turn right. Left on 82nd to the first light at Woodstock Blvd. Right on Woodstock Blvd to the Start. Please park in the back section of the Safeway Parking Lot. Ask for the Walk Box (file tote) at the Customer Service Counter.

event sponsor

Rose City Roamers (AVA-0446)

Event website:

point of contact

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