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Dates: 1/2/2017 - 12/30/2017
City / State: Portland, OR
Event Name: NW - 7 Parks
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 106495 2017/Y0297
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5 km or 10 km - 2A
Description: During the Construction in Macleay and Holman parks, the 10 route has been changed. 10 K route will take you thru 7 parks ( Wallace, Macleay, Couch, North Parks Blocks, Jamison Square, Tanner Springs & The Fields) in the NW District, Pearl District and Old Town District. There is one set of stairs from Macleay Park to Thurman St but it can be detoured.
Amenities: Strollers: None | Wheelchairs: None | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Alternative Capitals, Boardwalks, Bridges - Spanning the USA, Cities in Song, Food For Thought, Honoring Our Flag, National Register of Historic Places, Points of Reference, Take a Walk In a City Park, Trekking With the Trees, United States Post Offices, Volcanoes, Walk the USA - Street by Street, Walking America's Ports of Call, Water Towers
Start Times: Daylight Hours
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. Start box is located on your left after entering hospital main entrance by the coffee shop. Open during daylight hours.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: WALK will again open on 30 August using a temproray route. If 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. If you don't have a pass, you are subject to a $65.00 Fine. if by some chance we are out of parlking validatiomn passes park on the street near NW 24th and NW 25th Ave (3 to 5 blocks away, there are normally 4 hour free parking and you can find parking spaces most of the time. The walk does qualify for OTSVA 2017 (Hospitsl, High Schools Historic Homes) 2016 (Gardens and Galleries) 2015 (emergencies, eyes, entertainment) and ESVA 2015 (Birth, School, Vows) 2014 (Restaurants - all)
Host Club: Rose City Roamers
Contact: Sue Connolly (503) 289-5888
Website: www.rosecityroamers.org
E-Mail Contact: sueconnolly@juno.com