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Dates: 6/9/2018 - 6/9/2018
City / State: Portland, OR
Event Name: Rose Festival Parade Walk
Event Type: Walk
Event ID: 108038 
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5 &10 km - 1A
Description: This walk will have two 5 km loops. The first loop crosses the Hawthorne Bridge where you can watch the Dragon Boat Races, past City Fair with all the rides and concessions, Saturday Market and then Cross the Burnside Bridge where you can watch the parade. (In past years many walkers got front row seats during the parade as the Burnside bridge closes just before the start of parade.) Ample walking space on bridge as 3 traffic lanes and sidewalk are open for walkers. The second loop will go into the Belmont /Hawthorne area with their many restaurants, boutique shops and historic homes.
Amenities: Strollers: | Wheelchairs: | Pets: | Restrooms:
Special Programs: Amphitheatres, Bridges - Spanning the USA, Make a Wish at a Water Fountain, Take a Walk In a City Park, Volcanoes, Walking America's Ports of Call
Start Times: 9am to 1 pm
Location: Rogue Eastside Pub
Start Point / Driving Directions: 928 SE 9th Ave. Southbound I-5: Take exit 300B. Use LEFT lane as it turns away from the Willamette River onto SE Belmont St. Continue on Belmont to SE 9th Ave. Right on SE 9th Av. Street parking. I-5 Northbound I-5: Take exit 300 (Industrial Way). LEFT on SE 3rd Ave. Right on SE Belmont. Right on SE 9th Av. First building on left.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Great walk to bring Grandkids or Kids at heart.
Host Club: Rose City Roamers
Contact: Dick Baker (360) 991-8806
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