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Dates: 7/4/2017 - 7/4/2017
City / State: Vancouver, WA
Event Name: A Stroll through History
Event Type: Walk
Event ID: 107386 
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10km and 5km - 1A
Description: The route will pass through Vancouver's Independence Day Celebration. It will pass by many historic sites including Ft. Vancouver National Historic Site, Officers' Row, Vancouver Barracks, Pearson Airfield, & many historic buildings in the downtown area
Amenities: Strollers: medium | Wheelchairs: medium | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Alternative Capitals, Bridges - Spanning the USA, Honoring Our Flag, Ice Cream Parlors, Make a Wish at a Water Fountain, National Parks Centennial Challenge, National Register of Historic Places, Points of Reference, Take a Walk In a City Park, Trekking With the Trees, United States Post Offices, Volcanoes, Walking America's Ports of Call, Walking the USA A - Z, You'll Never Walk Alone
Start Times: 8:00 am and noon
Location: Esther Short Park
Start Point / Driving Directions: Downtown Vancouver on Columbia St. between West 6th & 8th Sts. Northbound on I-5 & Westbound on SR-14, exit at City Center (Exit 1B), turn left on 6th St. & proceed 3 blocks to Columbia St. Southbound on I-5, exit at Mill Plain Blvd. (Exit 1C), turn right onto 15th St. & proceed 5 blocks, turn left on Columbia St. & proceed to the park between 8th & 6th Sts. Parking is available on nearby streets, or in the parking garage at 6th & Columbia Sts.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Pets may accompany walkers but will not be allowed to enter the Independence Day Celebration. An alternative route will be available for walkers with pets.
Host Club: Vancouver USA Volkssporters
Contact: Burt Paynter (360) 798-8485
Website: vancouverusavolkssporters.org
E-Mail Contact: walkeriii@comcast.net