Enjoy the trail and streets of this historic coastal city at the mouth of the Columbia River. See cargo ships at anchor, gaze across the river to WA state. Find the Labyrinth by the Astoria Hospital.
Riverwalk to Alderbrook
Year Round Walk
SN: 125765 - 2024 / Y1055
From Mon, Jan 1st, 2024 to Dec 31st, 2024
Start box available: Daily - dawn to dusk
Physical start box and Online start box (OSB) option
WARNING: The map pin is for reference only and may not accurately indicate the start box location or the event start.
CC: Clatsop County
This is a former Turnaround Trekkers walk.This walk is also available in the OSB. Boardwalks are slippery when wet and some portions present tripping hazards. Use Caution.WOC - Palm, Park, Ped Bridge, Playground, Railroad, Salon/Spa, Swimming Pool, Trail, University, Urgent Care and Used. ESVA - Brewery, Rails to Trails, Medical Facilities.
Rating: 1B, Distance: 10km
Walk daily, dawn to dusk. Route begins at the hospital. A scenic flat route on boardwalks, paved paths and streets along Astoria River walk to Alderbrook and back. Riverwalk is itself a city park and route passes through Violet LaPlante Park in Alderbrook. Passes a couple of museums. Find the Labyrinth by the Astoria Hospital in the Park across from the West Parking Lot. Listen to the Sea Lions chatter along the Columbia River.
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:
2111 Exchange Street, Astoria OR 97103. US 30 to Astoria. From the east, turn left onto Exchange (opposite to the Shell Station) to Hospital parking at 20th & Exchange. From the west, turn right onto 20th Street to Hospital parking. Enter the West Lobby through the revolving door and go left to find the wooden file cabinet next to the wheelchairs. If West Lobby entrance is closed, use Emergency entrance to gain access.
Maps phrase and directions link
Click "GO" to bring up the directions on Google maps.
Columbia Memorial Hospital 2111 Exchange Street Astoria, Oregon 97103
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.