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Dates: 1/2/2021 - 12/30/2021
City / State: Portland, OR
Event Name: SE - Reed College-Crystal Springs Garden
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 118204 2021/Y1192
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10K/5K - 1B
Description: Mainly on sidewalks and paved trails but several blocks on natural surfaces. The walk features the lovely Eastmoreland residential neighborhood, several city parks, and the Reed College campus. (NOTE Reed College is temporarily closed because of COVID 19 restrictions but you do walk on the boundaries The walk has a one km addition into the Crystal Springs Rhododendron Gardens. A small fee is charged to enter the Gardens between 10 am to 6 pm Wednesday thru Sunday from March 1 to Labor Day. (Monday and Tuesday free) The 5 km route is rated 1A and goes through one city park and Reed College with a option to enter Crystal Springs Gardens for an additional 1 km. Ask for the Start box at the Customer Service Counter.
Amenities: Strollers: NO | Wheelchairs: NO | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Ice Cream Parlors, Little Free Libraries, Mayflower - 400th Anniversary Walk
Start Times: Safeway Hours 6am to 12am
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: Safeway Store - Woodstock
Start Point / Driving Directions: 4515 SE Woodstock Blvd, Portland, OR.
I-205 Northbound or Southbound to Exit 17 (Foster Road). Northbound turn left & Southbound turn right. Left on 82nd to the first light at Woodstock Blvd. Right on Woodstock Blvd to the Start. Please park in the back section of the Safeway Parking Lot.
Ask for the Walk Box (file tote) at the Customer Service Counter.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Please go to the Customer Service Counter (wait for your turn - please) and ask for the "Walk Box".
It is a small file tote box, gray in color with a blue lid and marked and labeled walk box on it.

If you have pets, please do not take them inside the store.

Restrooms are available in the store, you will have to ask for a store employee for access and they will walk with you to the restroom and they will enter the keypad code to unlock the restroom so you can enter it.

OR Challenges: (2020- Parks, Pedestrian Bridges, Quads, Swimming Pool & University) (2019- Gardens, Gargoyles, Nature, & Noodles)

Host Club: Rose City Roamers
Contact: Ethel Wood  (See the Event Listing for further contact information.)