Walk a gradual incline up to the top of Iron Mountain Park through parts of older Lake Oswego. See nice views of mountains and Mt Hood on clear days. Combination of paved and dirt pathway/trails.

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Iron Mountain

Year Round Walk

SN: 126084 - 2024 / Y1611

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By the Oregon Heritage House at 10th St (both routes.
when is the event

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

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

Physical start box and Online start box (OSB) option

where is the event

Lake Oswego, 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


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

Event comments

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 near 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 and Peace Poles. WASHINGTON STATE CHALLENGES (ESVA): Womb to Tomb: Vows - Chapel & Death - Cemetery and School,Winery. That’s Entertainment- Cultural and Crafts/Hobbies.Public Transit info @ www.trimet.org

conditions for the event

Rating: 3B, Distance: 5(2B), 10km

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: No

Wheelchairs: No

Event information

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 and 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.


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:

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.

Maps phrase and directions link

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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.

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.