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Dates: 1/2/2017 - 12/30/2017
City / State: Portland, OR
Event Name: SE - Hawthorne and Laurelhurst areas.
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 106496 2017/Y0409
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10/5KM - 1A
Description: All on pavement or sidewalks, some busy streets. Walk along Laurelhurst, Hawthorne and Ladd's Addition neighborhoods with eclectic shops and exotic restaurants & Laurelhurst Park on tree-shaded paths. The park was developed by the Frederick Olmsted firm and it became known as one of the loveliest on the West Coast.
Amenities: Strollers: medium | Wheelchairs: hard | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Alternative Capitals, Cities in Song, Honoring Our Flag, Ice Cream Parlors, National Register of Historic Places, Take a Walk In a City Park, Trekking With the Trees, Volcanoes, Walk the USA - Street by Street
Start Times: Daylight hours
Location: Providence Portland Medical Center
Start Point / Driving Directions: 4805 NE Glisan at 49th Ave. Directions: I-84 Eastbound to Exit 3, 58th Ave. Right at signal, Glisan St., to 49th. Right to parking garage. I-84 Westbound to Exit 2, 43rd Ave. Right at signal, Halsey St. to 47th. Right to Glisan. Left on Glisan to 49th. Left to parking garage. Start box is located adjacent to the Social Room in Providence Hall at the 49th Ave entry. Public transit info at Entry Doors Open 5:30AM - 9PM
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: This walk qualifies for OTSVA Challenges for 2016 (Gardens, Gazebos and galleries) 2015 Emergency, Eye, and Entertainment The walk qualifies for all of the 2014 ESVA Restaurant Challenges and 2015 Birth and School Challenges.
Host Club: Rose City Roamers
Contact: John Hacker (503) 654-3494
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