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Dates: 4/1/2019 - 11/15/2019
City / State: Kennewick, WA
Event Name: Columbia River Trail - Carousel Walk
Event Type: Seasonal Walk
Event ID: 111820 2019/Y1015
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5K/6K/10K/11K - 1A
Description: Walk goes past the only river lighthouse west of the Mississippi. The 5K and 10K walk the paved Sacajawea Heritage Trail along the Columbia River and the 10K goes through Columbia Park. In Columbia Park, there is some walking on grassy areas and along road shoulders. After walking the river walk(s), you will drive about 6 miles to the 1K carousel walk. Wa. State Challenges: 39 Cos. - Benton.
Amenities: Strollers: Medium | Wheelchairs: medium | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Bridges - Spanning the USA, Carousels Across America, Make a Wish at a Water Fountain, Points of Reference, Treasure Hunt - A way to walk our precious trails, Walking the USA A - Z
Start Times: Dawn to Dusk
Location: Clover Island Inn Hotel
Start Point / Driving Directions: 435 Clover Island Drive, Kennewick WA 99336 (509-586-0541) NORTHBOUND and SOUTHBOUND on I-82, take Exit 113 (US-395 to Kennewick/Spokane). Follow US-395 north 5 miles. Take the 240 West Richland exit and immediately turn right on Columbia Drive. Turn left on Clover Island Drive. Follow road on Clover Island as it turns to the right to the Clover Island Inn. Park in hotel parking lot. Ask for walk box at registration desk. Daily dawn to dusk except last week in July when trail is closed for hydroplane races. Call for closed dates. Driving directions to the 1K carousel walk are on the walk directions. Carousel operating hours are limited. Call 509-585-4293 if interested in riding the carousel.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Pets on leash only. This walk has very little shade. Carry shade and water.
Host Club: Central Washington Sun Striders
Contact: Millie Haupt (509) 965-4980
Website: www.centralwasunstriders.weebly.com
E-Mail Contact: m.haupt@charter.net