ALERT - New route changed from 3C to 3B and 11km is now 10km.5km is rated 2A.
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Year Round Walk
SN: 121010 - 2022 / Y1611
From Mon, Jan 3rd, 2022 to Dec 31st, 2022
Start box available: 6:00am to 1:00am, Daily
Physical start box and Online start box (OSB) option
Lake Oswego, Oregon
WARNING: The map pin is for reference only and may not accurately indicate the start box location or the event start.
Little Free Libraries
Rockin' Around the Clock
Town Halls / City Halls
CC: Clackamas County
Ask for the "WALK BOX" (gray with blue lid) at the Customer Service Counter. This walk is also on the OSB. City Hall is on both walking routes. Parking is for Customers Only! Please use on street parking, there are areas with 4 hour parking 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. Restroom is also available at the front of the store by the floral section - 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 @ www.trimet.org
Rating: 3B, Distance: 5, 10km
10K is rated 3B 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 2A.
Awards: IVV CREDIT ONLY
OSB - First register for the event
The detailed location of, and driving directions to, the event starting point are included in the event directions, downloaded from the Online Start Box (OSB). To plan your travels, please use the map on this page. The POC does not provide event directions nor accept alternate payment methods.
This event also has a physical start box. These are the driving directions:
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).
Maps phrase and directions link
Click "GO" to bring up the directions on Google maps.
Safeway Grocery Store 401 A Ave Lake Oswego, OR 97034
PLEASE do not mix and match between the two registration methods. It will confuse you and the club. Choose one, OSB or PSB, to complete the event.
Columbia River Volkssport Club (AVA-0242)
Event website: www.walking4fun.org
Click inside the box to send an email to the POC.