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Dates: 1/1/2019 - 12/31/2019
City / State: Seaside, OR
Event Name: Beach Resort
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 111647 2019/Y0300
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10km - 1B
Description: Daily, dawn to dusk. Motel offers a 10% discount to volkssporters. Drive about a mile to start walk at Seaside Convention Center, 415 1st Ave. (Driving directions at registration point)
Amenities: Strollers: medium | Wheelchairs: NO | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Boardwalks, Bridges - Spanning the USA, National Parks Centennial Challenge
Start Times: Daily - dawn to dusk
Location: Motel 6
Start Point / Driving Directions: 2369 S Roosevelt. Hwy 101 to Seaside. Register at Motel 6, which is adjacent to Bigfoot Pub and Grub, just S of traffic light on Hwy 101/Roosevelt at Ave U. File cabinet containing registration materials is in the Conference Room adjacent to the motel lobby.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: You will walk the entire length of the "Prom"(enade), passing the Seaside Aquarium and a statue of Lewis & Clark at "The Turnaround" and on the boardwalk beside the Necanicum River. Visit site of the Lewis & Clark Saltworks, which is part of Lewis & Clark National Park. Route passes the new city library, the firehouse, city hall (site of the former railroad depot), and the Seaside Historical Society Museum (Butterfield Cottage). Scenic walk through a coastal beach resort. Mostly flat route on sidewalks, except for a short path over soft sand to view Necanicum River estuary and a short stretch along an ocean beach dune path.
Host Club: Turnaround Trekkers
Contact: Debbie Brown (503) 325-3863
Website: www.turnaroundtrekkers.org
E-Mail Contact: debbra.brown@gmail.com