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Dates: 1/3/2021 - 12/31/2021
City / State: Portland, OR
Event Name: Kenton - From Old to New
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 117490 2021/Y0847
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10KM/5KM - 1B
Description: Enjoy a part of Portland built as a company town. Now a zany, historic district, we view the old hotel and fashionable homes before strolling along a waterway and into a nature park. Return through New Columbia, the redevelopment of a neighborhood originally built to house defense workers. Available 7am to 11pm, daily.
Amenities: Strollers: Medium | Wheelchairs: None | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Great Lakes, Great Fun, Great Fitness, Great Friendships
Little Free Libraries
Rockin' Around the Clock
Start Times: 7am to 11pm Daily
Online Start Box and Physical Start Box: WEB REGISTRATION using the AVA Online Start Box (OSB) at The POC does not provide event directions nor accept alternate payment methods for online registration. This event also supports a Physical Start Box (PSB) for event registration, payment, and stamping at the location indicated below.
PLEASE do not mix and match between the two registration methods. It will confuse you and the club. Choose one, OSB or PSB, to complete the event.
Location: Fred Meyer Store
Start Point / Driving Directions: 7404 N Interstate Ave, Portland, OR, at the corner of N Interstate and N Lombard. I-5 NORTHBOUND: (Exit 305B Lombard West Exit) RIGHT on Lombard (West) a Short distance to the Fred Meyer Parking Lot on LEFT. I-5 SOUTHBOUND: (Exit 304 Rosa Parks Way) Right on Rosa Parks Way to Interstate. Right on Interstate to Fred Meyer Entrance on your Right, just before the Traffic Light at Lombard St.


Go to the Customer Service Counter and ask for the "Walk Box", it is a black file tote box.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Ask for the Walk Box at the Customer Service Counter.
Challenges: AVA - Centurion & Fifty States. WOC - Engines, Entertainment, Historic Homes, Palm Trees, Park, Pedestrian Bridge, Playground, Railroad, Roses, Statues.
WASHINGTON STATE CHALLENGES: Restaurants (Mexican) & Schools
Essential Services, Medical Facilities & Sustenance Providers.
Walking Companions (Pets) are Not Allowed in the Fred Meyer Store.


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Host Club: Columbia River Volkssport Club
Contact: Ed Hainline  (See the Event Listing for further contact information.)