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Dates: 4/1/2019 - 11/15/2019
City / State: Ellensburg, WA
Event Name: Yakima River and Parks
Event Type: Seasonal Walk
Event ID: 111611 2019/Y1151
Distance - Trail Ratings: 6K/10K - 1C
Description: Both 6K and 10K are on paved and graveled trails along ballfields, the Yakima River and Carey Lakes. The 10K continues further along the river and through 5 blocks of a quiet residential neighborhood. In case of river flooding on the 10K, there is an alternate route on the dike road. Dogs on leash only. Restrooms or pit toilets in each of the parks. Wa State Challenge: 39 Cos. - Kittitas.
Amenities: Strollers: Hard | Wheelchairs: None | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Bridges - Spanning the USA, Points of Reference, Take a Walk In a City Park, Walking the USA A - Z
Start Times: Dawn to Dusk
Location: Best Western Plus Hotel
Start Point / Driving Directions: 211 W. Umptanum Road, Ellensburg WA 98926. EASTBOUND or WESTBOUND on I-90, take exit 109. Turn right (north) on Canyon Road and go to Umptanum Road stoplight. Turn left on Umptanum, cross railroad tracks. Best Western Plus on right. Ask for "walk box" at registration desk. You will drive 2 miles to the walk start. Driving directions to the walk start are on the walk directions. Daily, dawn to dusk.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Host Club: Central Washington Sun Striders
Contact: Lynn Blazek (509) 929-1836
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