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Dates: 1/1/2018 - 12/31/2018
City / State: Olympia, WA
Event Name: Evergreen State College
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 108642 2018/Y0657
Distance - Trail Ratings: 7k,10k - 2C
Description: Closed Christmas. The Evergreen State College is the first public four-year college created in Washington in the 20th century, opening in 1971. The campus contains a large tract of undeveloped land along the Puget Sound waterfront, much of it being second growth evergreen forest, which is of use to the students and faculty as a research and natural area. The entire campus comprises about 1008 acres, including 27 acres of south Puget Sound tidelands. In addition to the main campus, there is also an organic farm. Walk through the campus on sidewalks and maintained paths with some stairs. Pets need to be on a leash. The 7k route is rated 1A. State Challenges: Thurston County, All clubs.
Amenities: Strollers: NO | Wheelchairs: NO | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Amphitheatres, Boardwalks, Bridges - Spanning the USA, Walk the USA - Street by Street, Walking the USA A - Z
Start Times: Daily - dawn to dusk.
Location: Safeway Food and Drug
Start Point / Driving Directions: 3215 Harrison Ave. NW. I-5 South and North: Take Exit #104. Travel on Hwy 101 to West Olympia/Black Lake Exit. Turn right onto Black Lake Blvd. Change to left lane immediately. Turn left onto Cooper Point Rd at 1st stop light. Follow Cooper Point Rd. for about .8 miles. Safeway is on the left at the intersection of Cooper Pt. Rd. and Harrison Ave. NW. Turn left into the parking lot just before Harrison Ave. After registering drive to the walk start point at The Evergreen State College.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments:
Host Club: Capitol Volkssport Club
Contact: Perki Sweet (360) 459-8167
Website: www.capitolvolkssportclub.org
E-Mail Contact: pandpsweet@gmail.com