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Dates: 1/1/2017 - 12/31/2017
City / State: Silverton, OR
Event Name: Mural City USA
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 106886 2017/Y1477
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10km/5km - 1A
Description: Daily, dawn to dusk. Closed Christmas. Silverton is a small historic town 15 miles northeast of Salem. It is the home of the Silverton Mural Society and you will see close to 20 murals. This route meanders throught this beautiful town. You will slip into the Oregon Garden to see the Frank Lloyd Wright house. If you continue around the garden(not part of walk), there is an entrance fee. Pass the watertower, through the park manmade arch, across Silver Creek, pass the Library, RR Depot, city hall, over the Covered Bridge footbridge, around town past antique shops, restaurants, bakery, barber shop, restaurants, antique shops, pass the cemetery and firestation. This is a great little walk! The 5K is the best 5K in Oregon!
Amenities: Strollers: Medium | Wheelchairs: hard | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: This event doesn't have any special Programs assigned.
Start Times: Daylight hours: 7AM to 8PM except Thkg & Xmas
Location: Safeway Grocery Store
Start Point / Driving Directions: 301 Westfield St. From the north on I-5, take Woodburn exit #271, follow the signs east along Hwy 214. At the stop sign turn right on "C" Street to the traffic light at Silverton Road. Go straight up the hill, Westfield Street. Safeway is on the right. From the south on I-5, take Market Street exit #256 (Salem). Follow the signs east along Hwy 213 to Silverton. At the traffic light turn right on Westfield Street.Start notebook is at Customer Service desk.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments:
Host Club: Silverton Walk Abouts
Contact: Diane McDermott (503) 769-5380
Website: No Website Listed
E-Mail Contact: mcdermot@wvi.com