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Dates: 1/3/2017 - 12/31/2017
City / State: Lake Oswego, OR
Event Name: Marylhurst University
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 106344 2017/Y1611
Distance - Trail Ratings: 11K/6K - 2B
Description: YRE 1611 is rated 2B. This route goes through Historic George Rogers Park with an Old Iron Smelter Chimney, views of the Willamette River and up a gradual incline to beautiful neighborhoods, awesome views of the mountains and Mt Hood on clear days. Walk goes through a small part of Marylhurst University and a recently built section opened in the summer of 2015.
Amenities: Strollers: hard | Wheelchairs: NO | Pets: No | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Bridges - Spanning the USA, Food For Thought, Honoring Our Flag, Ice Cream Parlors, Lady Liberty Special Program, Lakes and Reservoirs, Make a Wish at a Water Fountain, National Register of Historic Places, State Street Sashay, Take a Walk In a City Park, United States Post Offices, Walking the USA A - Z, You'll Never Walk Alone
Start Times: 6:00am to 1:00am, Daily
Location: Safeway Grocery Store
Start Point / 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 into the Safeway parking lot.
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 and turn left into the Safeway parking lot.
Please park on either of the side areas of their parking lot!! Go to the Customer Service Counter and "Ask for the Walk Box" (a small file tote with a blue lid).
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: On Oct 16, 2013 there was a Policy Change - No Longer Allowing Dogs on the Marylhurst University Campus!!
Ask for the "WALK BOX" at the Customer Service Counter.
Restroom is available at the back of the store, Left of the Pharmacy. Challenges: (AVA) Centurion & Fifty States. (WOC) Arches, Banks, Counties (Clackamas), Deli, Docks, Dog Related, Entertainment, Eyes, Flowers, Forests, Galleries, Gardens, Historic Homes, Hotels, Landmarks, Libraries, Monuments, Mountains, Watering Holes and Waterways. (CLUBS) Libraries (Worldwide), COWS (CA,OR,WA), KLUBS and Sticks And Stones.
WASHINGTON STATE CHALLENGES: Restaurants: American, Mexican, European & Italian (all)
Womb to Tomb: Vows - Chapel & Death - Cemetery and School.

Public Transit info @ www.trimet.org
Host Club: Columbia River Volkssport Club
Contact: Ed Hainline (360) 921-1909
Website: www.walking4fun.org
E-Mail Contact: edhainline@comcast.net