2024

START POINT MOVED - The Coffee House has moved as of January 3, 2024 to: 2050 8th Ave, Suite D, West Linn. Next to the Five Guys.

Walk takes you through the former town of Historic Willamette, now named West Linn. Walk has some hills. See a replica meteorite. You will see where the Tualatin River joins into the Willamette River.

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WHAT IS THE EVENT

Historic Willamette

Year Round Walk

SN: 125772 - 2024 / Y2041

when is the event

From Mon, Jan 1st, 2024 to Dec 31st, 2024

Start box available: M-F 5am-6pm; Sat 5:30am-6pm & Sun 6am-5pm

Physical start box and Online start box (OSB) option

where is the event

West Linn, Oregon

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

Town Halls / City Halls

CC: Clackamas County

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Event comments

2050 8th Avenue, Suite D, West Linn - Willamette Coffee House hours are Monday - Friday 5:00am to 6:00pmSaturday - 5:30am to 6:00pmSunday - 6:00am - 5:00pm.THIS IS A MAIL IN FEES WALKING EVENT FOR THOSE WHO STAMP THEIR WALKING BOOKS AND USE THE PHYSICAL START BOX. THIS WALK IS ALSO AVAILABLE ON THE OSB.Winter Route is effective October 1, 2023 through April 30, 2024. Winter route has signifcant hills (4) on it rated 3B. Summer Route will be effective May 1, 2024 through September 30, 2024, rated 2B. It has one significant hill and one set of stairs. The walk route will switch back to the Winter Route on October 1, 2023.WOC: Gardens, Gazebos, Gnomes, Italian, Japanese, Java, Nature, Noodles, Palm Trees, Peace Pole, Playgrounds, Park, River, Roses, Salon/Spa, Trail, Unique & Peace Pole ESVA: Brewery, Essential Services, Medical Facilities & Sustenance Providers Public Transit Info @ www.trimet.org

conditions for the event

Rating: 2A, Distance: 5, 10km

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: Hard

Wheelchairs: No

Event information

Walk daylight hours. Willamette was a mill town during WWII. The old part of town is on the Historic Register. The main street of town has become a trendy restaurant community. One of the town monuments is a large replica meteorite in Front of the Fire Station on Willamette Falls Blvd between 12th Ave and 13th Ave. The walk is mostly in neighborhoods and city parks. The description above applies to both routes. The Summer route has one long hill and one section with stairs, rated 2B.The Winter route has four hills on it and two sections of stairs, rated 3B. This is a “mail in fees” walk.

Awards: IVV CREDIT ONLY

how to get to the event

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:

2050 8th Avenue, Suite D (Next to the Five Guys Restaurant). I-205 take 10th St exit. S turn left, N turn right on 10th St. Both turn right on 8th St (1st driveway entrance on the Right. The Willamette Coffee House is next to the Five Guys Restaurant (same buiding). The Start Box is a gray file tote, inside the Front Door on the Left sitting on the bottom shelf of a black cart which has the condiments on it.At the moment the walk instructions are still for the former location. You will need to modify your walking to start at the new location. Soon there will be new revised instructions.

Maps phrase and directions link

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Willamette Coffee House, 2050 8th Avenue, Suite D, West Linn, OR 97068

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.

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.