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Dates: 1/3/2017 - 12/31/2017
City / State: Portland, OR
Event Name: Oaks Bottom/Oaks Park
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 106349 2017/Y0412
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10km/6km - 1A
Description: Mon-Sat 9am-7pm and Sun 11am-6pm. Closed Major Holidays, except New Years. Suitable for strollers and wheelchairs. This route is on paved paths, dirt trails, and sidewalks. It is a nice stroll on the Johnson Creek Pathway and Oaks Bottom Nature Park with a chance to view waterfowl and osprey. Lots of quaint antique shops near the beginning, boutiques and restaurants galore. There should be something for everyone. The start box cabinet is located on your left after going down the stairs. Restrooms are available upstairs in the store.
Amenities: Strollers: Medium | Wheelchairs: Medium | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Cities in Song, Honoring Our Flag, Lakes and Reservoirs, Take a Walk In a City Park, United States Post Offices, Volcanoes, Walking America's Ports of Call, Walking the USA A - Z, Water Towers
Start Times: Mon-Sat 9am-7pm,Sun 11am-6pm. Open New Years Day
Location: Columbia Sportswear Factory Outlet in Sellwood Plaza
Start Point / Driving Directions: 1323 SE Tacoma St. From northbound on I-5, take Corbett St. exit 298. Turn right on Corbett toSW Nebraska (approx. 1 mile). Turn left to SW Macadam (approx. 3 blocks). Turn right onto Macadam to Sellwood Bridge. Turn left onto Sellwood Bridge to SE 13th Ave. Columbia Sportswear is on the left just past SE 13th Ave. From southbound I-5, take exit 299A, Lake Oswego, Johns Landing, Macadam exit south to Macadam to Sellwood Bridge. Continue as above.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Revised Routes for 2017.
Challenges: (AVA) Centurion & Fifty States (WOC) Antiques Shops, Arenas, Banks, Barber Shops, Bicycle Shops, Candy Store, Counties (Multnomah), Docks, Firehouses, Flowers, Forests, Gallery, Gardens, Gazebo, Lakes, Landmarks, Museums, Murals, Watering Holes and Waterways.
WASHINGTON STATE CHALLENGES (ESVA): Restaurants (Asian, American & Mexican)
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