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Dates: 1/1/2017 - 12/31/2017
City / State: Dallas, OR
Event Name: Historic & Nature Walk
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 106564 2017/Y1160
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5/10K - 1A
Description: Daily, 7am-10pm. Closed some holidays. The town was named for US Vice President George Dallas. 5/10K routes include lovely downtown centered around Courthouse Square, Hunter Arboretum Botanic Garden in City Park and Rickreall Creek Trail. 10K includes more of the Creek Trail & newer attractive residential area. Three other nearby YREs: McMinnville (25 miles NE) & Independence/Monmouth (10 miles SE).
Amenities: Strollers: Hard | Wheelchairs: None | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Alternative Capitals, Amphitheatres, Animal Safari, Boardwalks, Bridges - Spanning the USA, Food For Thought, Honoring Our Flag, Ice Cream Parlors, National Register of Historic Places, Take a Walk In a City Park, Trekking With the Trees, United States Post Offices, Vice Presidential Walks, Walk the USA - Street by Street, Walking the USA A - Z, You'll Never Walk Alone
Start Times:
Location: Pressed Coffee & Wine Bar
Start Point / Driving Directions: 788 Main St, Dallas, OR 97338, (503)751-1666. From OR22 West & OR99W: west on OR223 (becomes Ellendale Ave). Left on OR223 at traffic light at Kings Valley Hwy. OR223 is then known as Main St. Start point on left near Courthouse. Walk box in lounge behind bookcase/screen on right near restroom.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Dallas was known as the Prune Capital of the World.
WOC: Antique Shops, Banks, Barber Shops, Bicycle Shops, Chinese Food, City Halls, Dog Related, Deli's, Emergency, Entertainment, Eyes, High Schools, Historic Houses, Hospitals, Klubs, Landmarks, Lanes (Bowling), Libraries, Monuments, Murals, Watering Holes, Waterways
Host Club: Willamette Wanderers
Contact: Julia Westerberg (541) 967-3001
Website: www.willwander.weebly.com
E-Mail Contact: pjwesterberg@comcast.net