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Dates: 1/2/2017 - 12/31/2017
City / State: Renton, WA
Event Name: Historic Renton, Cedar River and Coulon Park
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 106158 2017/Y0759
Distance - Trail Ratings: Distance 6/11/21 km - 1A
Description: Routes revised for 2017! Please note that Dogs are not allowed in Coulon Park. You may bring Fido on the 6K. This walk now has 2 loops so you may enjoy a full 21K walk. Walk through Historic Downtown Renton, through lovely parks and to the Landing and Coulon Park. The second 10K loop creating a 21K walk gives you a longer walk through Coulon Park into the Kennydale neighborhood and the new part of the May Creek Trail. 6K is a shorter route through downtown and along Cedar River. The Renton History Museum (former fire station) was built as a WPA Project. You may drive to Coulon Park to start the 2nd loop if you wish to do the uphill portion first. 21K - second loop through Kennydale neighborhood is rated 2B.
Amenities: Strollers: hard | Wheelchairs: Hard | Pets: No | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Alternative Capitals, Animal Safari, Boardwalks, Bridges - Spanning the USA, Honoring Our Flag, Lakes and Reservoirs, Make a Wish at a Water Fountain, Points of Reference, Take a Walk In a City Park, Walking the Path of Inventions, You'll Never Walk Alone
Start Times: Daylight Hours
Location: Common Ground Coffee and Cupcakes
Start Point / Driving Directions: 900 So 3rd St. Renton, WA. M-F: 7:30AM-8:00PM, Sat: 8:00AM-7:30PM, Sun: 9:00AM-7:30PM. Closed major holidays.
www.commongroundcoffee.com From I-405 take Exit 2A (from north) Exit 2 (from south) continue on I-167 (Rainier Ave) northbound. Turn right at S 3rd Street to 900 So 3rd St. Parking is available on side streets. Walk box is located on top of counter on your right as you enter the shop.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: ESVA Challenges: Restaurants (all categories)
Womb to Tomb (church)
Dogs are NOT allowed in Coulon Park. Renton is 'JET CAPITAL" of the world.
Host Club: Interlaken Trailblazers Volkssport Club
Contact: Sharon Moats (425) 235-0528
Website: www.interlakentrailblazers.org/renton-yr759.html
E-Mail Contact: atthepond3@comcast.net