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Dates: 6/22/2019 - 6/22/2019
City / State: Hillsboro, OR
Event Name: Jackson Bottom Walk
Event Type: Walk
Event ID: 111222 
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10K - 1B
Description: This walk, which is entirely on the preserve, will take you through the 710 acre Jackson Bottom Wetlands Preserve. The Preserve is a nationally recognized education center and urban green space dedicated to connection water, wildlife and people. Located in the heart of Washington County the Preserve is home to 200 species of birds, mammals and amphibians and provides award winning education, passive recreation, and research opportunities to more than 25,000 people a year. You will see nesting great blue herons, possibly bald eagles and many other species. There is a 1500 pound Eagle nest on display in the visitors center.
Amenities: Strollers: NO | Wheelchairs: NO | Pets: No | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: This event doesn't have any special Programs assigned.
Start Times: 9:00 to 1:00 Finish by 4:00
Location: Jackson Bottom Wildlife Refuge
Start Point / Driving Directions: 2600 SW Hillsboro Hwy Hillsboro, OR 97123.
From Portland proceed west on US 26 to OR 217. Go south on 217 to OR 10 (Farmington Rd.)Turn right on Farmington and Proceed to OR 219. Turn right to Jackson Bottom on your right.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments:
Host Club: Columbia River Volkssport Club
Contact: Dick (503) 649-7675
Website: www.walking4fun.org