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Dates: 1/1/2021 - 12/31/2021
City / State: Astoria, OR
Event Name: Riverwalk to Alderbrook
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 118413 2021/Y1055
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10k - 1B
Description: Walk daily, dawn to dusk. Route begins at the hospital. A scenic flat route on boardwalks, paved paths and streets along Astoria River walk to Alderbrook and back. Riverwalk is itself a city park and route passes through Violet LaPlante Park in Alderbrook. Passes a couple of museums.
Amenities: Strollers: hard | Wheelchairs: NO | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Walking the USA A - Z
Start Times: Daily - dawn to dusk
Online Start Box and Physical Start Box: WEB REGISTRATION using the AVA Online Start Box (OSB) at https://my.ava.org. 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: Columbia Memorial Hospital
Start Point / Driving Directions: 2111 Exchange Street, Astoria OR 97103. US 30 to Astoria. From the east, turn left onto Exchange (opposite to the Shell Station) to Hospital parking at 20th & Exchange. From the west, turn right onto 20th Street to Hospital parking. Enter the West Lobby through the revolving door and go left to find the wooden file cabinet next to the wheelchairs. If West Lobby entrance is closed, use Emergency entrance to gain access.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: This is a former Turnaround Trekkers walk.
This walk is also available in the OSB.

Boardwalks are slippery when wet and some portions present tripping hazards. Use Caution.

WOC - Palm, Park, Ped Bridge, Playground, Railroad, Salon/Spa, Swimming Pool, Trail, University, Urgent Care and Used. ESVA - Brewery, Rails to Trails, Medical Facilities.
Host Club: Columbia River Volkssport Club
Contact: Arline LaMear  (See the my.ava.org Event Listing for further contact information.)
Website: www.walking4fun.org