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Dates: 9/12/2019 - 9/15/2019
City / State: Bend, OR
Event Name: Downtown - Art in the Alleys
Event Type: Walk
Event ID: 113529 
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5km, 10km - 1B
Description: 10K ROUTE: Walk a portion of the Deschutes River Trail to explore the downtown core area and its public art, Drake Park and Mirror Pond. 5K ROUTE: Walk around the downtown area and through gasoline alley to see various art paintings and displays.
Amenities: Strollers: hard | Wheelchairs: NO | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Bridges - Spanning the USA, Ice Cream Parlors, Little Free Libraries, Take a Walk In a City Park, Walk the USA - Street by Street, Walking the USA A - Z
Start Times: Dawn to Dusk
Location: Comfort Inn & Suites
Start Point / Driving Directions: 62065 SE 27th St - Bend.
FOR 10KM ROUTE: RIGHT out of Comfort Inn onto SE 27th St. RIGHT on Bear Creek Rd. RIGHT on NE 15th St at traffic roundabout (first turn) to US 20. Left on US 20 to NE 3rd St/US 97 Business. RIGHT on NE 3rd St/US 20/US 97 Business. CONTINUE to Mt Washington Dr (at corner is Red Lion Inn). RIGHT on Mt Washington Dr. LEFT into parking lot for Hobby Lobby, Round Table Pizza and Natural Grocers. Park in the back area of this parking lot. Walk towards the Round Table Pizza (Mt Washinton Drive) to start walk route.
FOR 5KM ROUTE: RIGHT out of parking lot of Comfort Inn onto SE 27th Ave. RIGHT on Bear Creek Rd., through traffic roundabout to continue on NE Bear Creek Rd. (NOTE: NE Bear Creek Rd becomes NE 10th St when it turns to the right). CONTINUE to NE Franklin Ave. LEFT on NE Franklin Ave to cross US Hwy 97 Business and go under Railroad underpass to NW Lava Rd.
RIGHT on NW Lava Rd to City Parking Garage on LEFT after NW Minnesota Ave. ENTER Parking Garage and find a spot to park. The first 3 hours are Free - CHECK To make sure before leaving parking garage this is still valid!
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Carry Water. Pets allowed on leash.
Host Club: Columbia River Volkssport Club
Contact: Ed Hainline (360) 921-1909
Website: www.walking4fun.org/central-oregon.html
E-Mail Contact: opahainline49@gmail.com