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Dates: 1/3/2017 - 12/31/2017
City / State: West Linn, OR
Event Name: Historic Willamette (Summer Route)
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 106352 2017/Y2041
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5km,10km - 2B
Description: Walk daylight hours. Willamette was a mill town during WWII. The old part of town is on the historic register. The mainstreet of town has become a trendy restaurant community. One of the towns monuments is a large meteorite found in the area. The walk is mostly in neighborhoods and city parks. The description above applies to both routes. The summer route has some natural trails along the Tualatin River. The 5km route has one long hill and is rated 2a. The 10km route has several hills and should be rated 2b+.
Amenities: Strollers: Hard | Wheelchairs: Hard | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Amphitheatres, Honoring Our Flag, National Register of Historic Places, Take a Walk In a City Park, Trekking With the Trees, Volcanoes, Walking the USA A - Z
Start Times: walk daylight hours (see event comments)
Location: Willamette Coffee House
Start Point / Driving Directions: 2120 8th Ct, West Linn 97068. I-205 take 10th St exit. S turn left, N turn right on 10th St. Both turn left on 8th Ct to the Willamette Coffee House, N of McDonalds parking lot. The Start Box is a file tote, just inside the Front Door on the Right.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Hours of the Willamette Coffee House -
Mon - Fri 5am-6pm, Sat 5:30am-6pm & Sun 6:30am-6pm.

Summer Route went into effect on May 17, 2017.

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Host Club: Columbia River Volkssport Club
Contact: Debbie Miller (503) 655-0005
Website: www.walking4fun.org
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