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Dates: 1/3/2021 - 12/30/2021
City / State: Portland, OR
Event Name: NW - Parks
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 118200 2021/Y0297
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5 km or 10 km - 2B
Description: 10K route will take you thru 5 parks (including Couch, Wallace, Macleay, Holman and skirts parts of Forest Park). You will walk along a small stream and in a deep forest not realizing you are in the city. The 5K route does not go into Forest or Holman parks. Both return along 23rd Av. with its many one of a kind shops and restaurants. PLEASE NOTE that the Legacy Good Samaritan Hospital has changed its parking policies. To park in their parking structures you need a parking validations pass. We normally have parking validation passes in the registration notebook. Park in the 5 minutes spaces in front of the main building then go inside and get a parking validation pass from the registration notebook then go park in one of the parking structures.
Amenities: Strollers: None | Wheelchairs: None | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: This event doesn't have any special Programs assigned.
Start Times: Daylight Hours
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: Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center
Start Point / Driving Directions: 1015 NW 22nd Avenue. NW 22nd & Lovejoy. Directions: I-5 Northbound Exit onto I-405. Exit 405 at Everett St. (2B), onto 14th Ave. to Marshall. Left on Marshall block past 21st to parking building 2 or 3. I-5 Southbound Exit 302B onto I-405. Cross Fremont Bridge, take Exit 3, Left at signal at NW 23rd to Northrup. Left on Northrup. Right on 22nd Av. Left on Marshall to parking building 2 or 3. Walk start binder is in a wall tray by the wheel chair storage area. Enter the main hospital entrance, walk towards the information desk, turn RIGHT just before the information desk towards the wheel chair storage area. Turn LEFT at the wheel chair storage area on the wall of the wheel chair storage area is the binder with the walk registration in the tray or ask the Information Desk for of the location of the walk binder. Main Hospital Lobby is open during daylight hours only.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Currently the "Walk Binder" is not located at Good Samaritan Hospital - contact the POC by email to have the instructions/map emailed to you, this change is due to the current coronavirus situation we are all dealing with - Stay Heathy and Stay Safe!This walk qualifies for OTSVA 2019 (Nature. Noodles, Nuts & Overlook) 2018 (Ink, Images, Italian, Java & Jewelry)AVA - 50 States & Centurion
Host Club: Rose City Roamers
Contact: Ed Hainline  (See the my.ava.org Event Listing for further contact information.)
Website: www,rosecityroamers.org