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Dates: 1/1/2017 - 12/31/2017
City / State: Monmouth, OR
Event Name: Home of Western Oregon Univ.
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 106483 2017/Y1265
Distance - Trail Ratings: 11 km, 6 km - 1A
Description: M-F: 8am-8pm; Sat: 8am-7pm; Sun: 9am-6pm, closed most holidays. Start point also for Independence YRE. Walk goes through this small college towns historic downtown, Western Oregon Univ & attractive residential areas. Two other nearby YREs: Dallas (10 miles NW) & McMinnville (28 miles north).
Amenities: Strollers: Medium | Wheelchairs: Medium | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Amphitheatres, Animal Safari, Food For Thought, Honoring Our Flag, Ice Cream Parlors, Make a Wish at a Water Fountain, National Register of Historic Places, Points of Reference, Take a Walk In a City Park, Trekking With the Trees, United States Post Offices, Walk the USA - Street by Street, Walking the USA A - Z, You'll Never Walk Alone
Start Times:
Location: Hi-School Pharmacy
Start Point / Driving Directions: 1357 Monmouth St, Independence, OR 97351, (503)838-2047. FROM I-5, exit 253 to Salem City Center. Follow signs to City Center; go on viaduct but use exit on right near top & then left lane to City Center. Right on Church; left on Marion to cross bridge in left lane to OR22 West & then OR51 South to Independence. Right on Monmouth St to Central Plaza Center at 13 St on left. FROM 99W turn east at Main St in Monmouth at traffic light to go to Independence. Right at 2nd traffic light at Gun Club Rd (by McDonald's) to Start Point. Ask for black/blue notebook binder at the registers. No restroom at start point but McDonald is nearby. 15 miles west of downtown Salem.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: WOC: Arches, Auditoriums, Banks, Barber Shops, Bed & Breakfast, Bicycle Shops, Chinese Food, City Halls, Delis, Docks, Dog Related, Emergency, Entertainment, Eyes, Firehouses, Flowers, Gallery, Gazebo, Gnome, High Schools, Historic Houses, Klubs, Landmarks, Libraries, Monuments, Murals, Watering Holes, Birds & Beasts; World Wide: Bakeries, Libraries
Host Club: Willamette Wanderers
Contact: Julia Westerberg (541) 967-3001
Website: www.willwander.weebly.com
E-Mail Contact: pjwesterberg@comcast.net