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Dates: 1/1/2019 - 12/31/2019
City / State: Burns, OR
Event Name: Gateway to Steens Mountain
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 112741 2019/Y2411
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5k/10k - 1A
Description: Walk in the Harney county seat, the largest county in Oregon and the ninth largest in the USA. Named after Scottish poet, Burns is known as the Gateway to Steens Mountain. The Malheur National Wildlife Refuge is actually 30 miles South of Burns. Hosted each April is the John Scharff Migratory Bird Festival and Art Show during the migration of waterfowl and other birds through the area.
Amenities: Strollers: hard | Wheelchairs: NO | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Little Free Libraries, Take a Walk In a City Park, Walk the USA - Street by Street, Walking the Path of Inventions
Start Times: Daily, dawn to dusk
Location: Burns 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: Gallery, Hospital, Hotel, Java, Justice
ESVA: Womb-To-Tomb (schools, church, death)
USA-street-by-street: Washington, Wisconsin (Madison), Mississippi (Jackson)
Path/Inventions: Harrison, John

No pets in cemetary or buildings; responsible for cleanup.

Restrooms: Safeway or other business

Instruction questions: Call/Text Dan Webster 971-221-4994
Host Club: Oregon Trail State Volkssport Assn.
Contact: Martha Korff (503) 369-9906
Website: www.walkoregon.org
E-Mail Contact: korff.sam@wildblue.net