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Dates: 1/1/2019 - 12/31/2019
City / State: Lake Forest Park, WA
Event Name: Burke Gilman Trail
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 112221 2019/Y1144
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10k with 6k option - 2B
Description: From Lake Forest Park town center thru LFP parks and neighborhood, through Acacia cemetery, down to Burke Gilman Trail. BGT to Log Boom park with places to sit and enjoy the view of Lake Washington,. Walk onto the fishing pier at Lake Washington. Return on goat trail road with great views of Lake Washington from an elevated vantage point. ESVA Challenges: Womb to Tomb (Brookside Elementary, LFP Presbyterian, Acacia Cemetery). AVA Challenges: Walking the United States (50 States/51 Capitals); Walking the USA (A-Z)(Lake Forest Park, Kenmore); Animal Safari (Eagle Scout Park; Bridges -- Spanning the USA (several footbridges); Points of Reference (Brookside Creek); Take a Walk in the City Park (Whispering Williows Park); Volcanos (Mt. Rainier); Walking America's Ports of Call (Kenmore, logging); Open dawn to late afternoon.
Amenities: Strollers: Hard | Wheelchairs: hard | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Animal Safari, Bridges - Spanning the USA, Make a Wish at a Water Fountain, Points of Reference, State Capital, Take a Walk In a City Park, Volcanoes, Walk the USA - Street by Street, Walking America's Ports of Call, Walking the USA A - Z
Start Times: dawn to early afternoon
Location: Albertsons store - Lake Forest Park
Start Point / Driving Directions: 17171 Bothell Way, take exit 177 205th NE/Ballinger Way, I-5 northbound exit right, I-5 southbound left at stop light. Ballinger Way SR104 to end at Bothell Way. Turn right and then an immediate right into the Albertson's parking lot.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Gate into cemetery closes late afternoon.
Host Club: Sound Steppers Volkssport Club
Contact: Brad Hudson (206) 619-8275
Website: Soundsteppers.org
E-Mail Contact: dbradhudmlt@mac.com