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Dates: 1/1/2019 - 12/30/2019
City / State: Westport, WA
Event Name: Marina and Beach
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 112186 2019/Y0837
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5/10/11/12km - 1A
Description: All but 1K of the trail is paved, and walkers have the option of walking the beach for major parts of the 11K. You will see: the public docks, where people fish and crab; a working marina where fresh fish can be purchased right off the boat; and quaint shops of this fishing town; plus the ocean and the "tallest lighthouse in Washington". On a clear day, you can see a view of the Olympics and Mt. Rainier. Daily, dawn to dusk.
Amenities: Strollers: Medium | Wheelchairs: Medium | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Points of Reference, Walk the USA - Street by Street, Walking America's Ports of Call, Walking the USA A - Z
Start Times: Daily, dawn to dusk
Location: Best Western Plus
Start Point / Driving Directions: 701 E. Heron St. Aberdeen, WA 98520, 360-537-7460. From I-5: Exit 104 and follow signs to Aberdeen. The highway will change from US 101 N. to WA 8 to US-12 W. In Aberdeen, turn left on Kansas St. (at Burger King before bridge). The hotel is straight ahead. Register and drive 21 miles to Westport.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Strollers and wheelchairs ok only for 6K and 9K. 11K is rated 1C. Points of Reference: WESTport, Ports of Call: WestPort, Volcanos on 10K, Walk the USA - Street by Street: Westhaven e.g. Connecticut. Walking the USA A-Z: Westport. ESVA: 39 counties (Grays Harbor), Womb to Tomb: cemetery (memorial for fisherman lost at sea). Brewery.
Host Club: Capitol Volkssport Club
Contact: Mert Turner (360) 533-4352
Website: www.capitolvolkssportclub.org
E-Mail Contact: mert0722@msn.com