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Dates: 1/1/2017 - 12/31/2017
City / State: Astoria, OR
Event Name: Historic
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 106329 2017/Y0475
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10km - 2A
Description: Daily, dawn to dusk. Restrooms and water available at registration point. Restrooms available along route. This interesting and scenic route takes in part of the Columbia River waterfront trail and the downtown business district. Passes several sites listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
Amenities: Strollers: hard | Wheelchairs: None | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Boardwalks, Fraternal Organizations, Honoring Our Flag, National Register of Historic Places, United States Post Offices
Start Times: Daily - dawn to dusk
Location: Astoria Full Fitness Center
Start Point / Driving Directions: 3975 Abbey Lane. US30 to Astoria. North (toward the river) on 39th Street for one block. Right onto Abbey Lane. Right at the first driveway all the way to the end. Wooden file cabinet located left of the counter at the end under the table. Hours are 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., 7 days. Closed New Year's Day, Christmas, Thanksgiving and Easter. Hours for Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve are 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Register here and drive to start.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Astoria boasts 3 districts listed on the National Register of Historic Places, as well as numerous buildings. The route passes through all three districts and by several buildings, including the Clatsop County Court house and the old Clatsop County Jail, which is now the Oregon Film Museum.
Host Club: Turnaround Trekkers
Contact: Debbie Brown (503) 325-3863
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