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Dates: 1/2/2017 - 12/31/2017
City / State: Vancouver, WA
Event Name: Princess Ilchee
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 106124 2017/Y0369
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5, 10 &14 km - 1A
Description: Spring & Summer (Daylight Savings Time) Hours: Mon - Sat, 9 am to 4 pm; Sun, 10 am to 4 pm. Fall & Winter (Standard Time) Hours: Tue - Sat, 9 am to 4 pm; closed Sun & Mon. Closed New Years Day & Eve, Thanksgiving, and Christmas Eve & Day. There is a short drive to the start of the walk after registering. Those needing to walk on days of closure, email and/or call point of contact ahead of walk date to request remote registration. The route highlights the relationship of Vancouver to the Columbia River following it upstream along the Renaissance Trail. It passes the Statue of Princess Ilchee & goes to an artistic display honoring the women who worked in the shipyards during WW II. The 10 km walk continues thru Marine Park where Lewis and Clark camped in March 1806, & on to the Water Resource Education Center. From there the 4 km option continues thru Tidewater Cove to Wintler Park.
Amenities: Strollers: Easy | Wheelchairs: easy | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Alternative Capitals, Border Crossings, Bridges - Spanning the USA, Honoring Our Flag, National Parks Centennial Challenge, Take a Walk In a City Park, Volcanoes, Walking America's Ports of Call, You'll Never Walk Alone
Start Times: Daylight hours
Location: Fort Vancouver National Historic Site Visitor Center
Start Point / Driving Directions: 1501 E. Evergreen Blvd. Refer to Historic Fort Vancouver & Land Bridge event (Y0138) for directions to start location.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: The Water Resource Center has a Art Gallery that features many local artists on a rotating basis.
Host Club: Vancouver USA Volkssporters
Contact: Burt Paynter (360) 798-8485
Website: www.VancouverUSAVolkssporters.org
E-Mail Contact: walkeriii@comcast.net