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Dates: 1/1/2017 - 12/31/2017
City / State: Coupeville, WA
Event Name: Historic Fort Casey
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 107019 2017/Y1549
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5/10K - 2B
Description: Explore historic Fort Casey State Park, one of three artillery forts built to protect Puget Sound at the turn of the 20th Century. Walk through Admiralty Head Preserve, to the Admiralty Head Lighthouse and view Crockett Lake a major birding area. Sweeping views of Puget Sound and the majestic Olympic Mountains. Some of the 10K is along rural roads. Dogs on leash ok but not in buildings, must follow leash and cleanup laws.
Amenities: Strollers: NO | Wheelchairs: None | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Honoring Our Flag, Lakes and Reservoirs, National Parks Centennial Challenge, National Register of Historic Places, Volcanoes, Walking America's Ports of Call, You'll Never Walk Alone
Start Times: Daily, 8am-8pm
Location: Coupeville Inn, register and drive 4.5 miles to start.
Start Point / Driving Directions: 200 NW Coveland St. Follow SR 20 to traffic light in Coupeville. From North turn left, from South turn right onto Main Street. Left on Coveland St. 2 blocks to Coupeville Inn on your right. Registration is in a zipper binder in a drawer in the Lobby. Register and drive 4.8 miles to start. Discover Pass parking in graveled lot across the road from the Keystone Cafe or park for free along the highway. Do not park in the Keystone Cafes parking lot.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
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Host Club: NW Tulip Trekkers
Contact: Bob & Sue Payton (360) 914-4268
Website: www.nwtrekkers.org
E-Mail Contact: wishome@yahoo.com