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Dates: 1/1/2019 - 12/31/2019
City / State: Fossil, OR
Event Name: You Can Dig It!
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 112739 2019/Y2409
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5k/10k - 1A
Description: Walk in the Wheeler county seat where, for a small fee, you can really dig for plant fossils. You'll cover the whole town, east to west and north to south. Part of the experience is travelling up to the Columbia Plateau and viewing the expansive farmland and Cascade Volcanoes. You can also take a special route known as "The Journey Through Time Scenic Byway". Visit the Oregon Paleo Lands Institute and the Fossil Museum to complete the experience.
Amenities: Strollers: hard | Wheelchairs: NO | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Treasure Hunt - A way to walk our precious trails, Walk the USA - Street by Street
Start Times: Daily, dawn to dusk
Location: Fossil Registration is by mail only.
Start Point / Driving Directions: Registration is by mail only. THERE IS NO START BOX. Register by sending a signed waiver, $3, and a SASE or email address to the point of contact. Then you will be provided, either by postal mail or email, driving directions, walk directions, and a map.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: WOC: High School, Justice
ESVA: none
USA-street-by-street: Washington

Restrooms: in Arthur Glover Park or businesses

No Pets in Cemeteries or buildings; responsible for cleanup.

Instruction questions: Call/Text Dan Webster 971-221-4994

Host Club: Oregon Trail State Volkssport Assn.
Contact: Martha Korff (503) 369-9906
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