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Dates: 1/2/2017 - 12/31/2017
City / State: Kirkland, WA
Event Name: Kirkland Corridor Trail and Lake Washington Waterfront
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 106159 2017/Y0134
Distance - Trail Ratings: 6K/11K - 1B
Description: New route for 2016! Lovely walk in King County. Start your walk on the new Kirkland Corridor Trail then head to downtown Kirkland. Outdoor sculptures are located along the route and the Lake Washington waterfront is lined with flowers in well landscaped condominiums and parks, views of the Olympic Mountains and Seattle skyline. The downtown area is a charming mix of galleries , shops and eateries. It was voted the 3rd Best National Year Round in 2011. Route is revised for 2016 to maximise use of Kirkland new Corridor Trail.
Amenities: Strollers: NO | Wheelchairs: NO | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Amphitheatres, Boardwalks, Bridges - Spanning the USA, Honoring Our Flag, Ice Cream Parlors, Lakes and Reservoirs, Make a Wish at a Water Fountain, Points of Reference, Take a Walk In a City Park, Walk the USA - Street by Street, Walking the Path of Inventions, You'll Never Walk Alone
Start Times: Daylight hours
Location: La Quinta Inn
Start Point / Driving Directions: 10530 Northup Way, Kirkland, WA 98033
From I-5 north or south, Exit #168 to SR 520 E to Bellevue. Exit SR 520 onto Lake Washington Blvd (RT 908) to Kirkland. Turn right at the traffic light onto Northup Way. Turn left into parking lot at La Quinta Inn.
From I-405 north or south Exit #14 to SR 520 West to Seattle. Exit SR 520 immediately to 108th Ave NE. Right at bottem of hill onto 108th Ave NE. Left at traffic light onto Northup Way. La Quinta Inn several blocks on the right.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Parks (City), Restaurants (all), Womb to Tomb (none)
Host Club: Interlaken Trailblazers Volkssport Club
Contact: Don Whitt (425) 466-8635
Website: www.interlakentrailblazers.org
E-Mail Contact: whittdj@comcast.net