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Dates: 1/1/2021 - 12/31/2021
City / State: Manzanita, OR
Event Name: Town & State Park
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 118411 2021/Y1258
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10km - 1B
Description: Manzanita Town and Nehalem Bay State Park - Walk daily, dawn to dusk. News & Espresso hours are daily 7 am to 5 pm. The 10km is rated 1B for sand and dirt paths. Passes a Little Free Library. Stroll through the business district (food, snacks & shopping) and then walk on the bike path to Nehalem Bay State Park, where you will walk on the loop trail passing the amphitheater. Enjoy ocean, mountain, bay and wetland views of this quiet coastal town nestled beneath Neahkahnie Mountain. Public restroom available across 5th Street in the cement building by the basket ball court, at the Visitor Center (on the route) in the State Park (summer only).
Amenities: Strollers: NO | Wheelchairs: NO | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Little Free Libraries
Start Times: Daily - 7 am to 5 pm
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: Manzanita News & Espresso
Start Point / Driving Directions: 500 Laneda Ave, Manzanita, OR 97130. Follow Hwy 101 to Manzanita. Just south of Milepost 43, turn west onto Laneda into Manzanita. Turn left onto S 5th Street, to Public Parking behind the bus stop. Enter News & Espresso, which is adjacent to Public Parking, bear left past the order counter to book shelf by the windows and find a gray vinyl expandable file folder containing start materials.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: This is a former Turnaround Trekkers walk.

Friday afternoons during summer (June to September) Public Parking Lot is the location of Farmers Market. Parking is only available on the street.
Host Club: Columbia River Volkssport Club
Contact: June Baumler  (See the Event Listing for further contact information.)