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Dates: 1/1/2018 - 12/31/2018
City / State: Port Gamble, WA
Event Name: Historic
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 108643 2018/Y1685
Distance - Trail Ratings: 6/11km - 2B
Description: Open 8:00am-5:00pm daily, closed Christmas, New Years. Historic Port Gamble offers one a view of an authentic northwestern lumber mill town and port. The walk takes you through this small village, where you may enjoy many shops and a fine museum. A large segment of the walk includes a portion of the former tree farm. Port Gamble is the site of the Historic Fort Malikoff (1853). Ask cashier for walkbox location. Register and drive to start point. Restrooms at registration but not at start point.
Amenities: Strollers: NO | Wheelchairs: NO | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Animal Safari, Boardwalks, Bridges - Spanning the USA, United States Post Offices, Walking America's Ports of Call, Walking the USA A - Z
Start Times:
Location: Port Gamble General Store and Cafe
Start Point / Driving Directions: 32340 Rainier Ave. Port Gamble is on SR104. From the Kingston-Edmonds Ferry follow SR104 through Kingston. In about three miles, at the second stop light, by the TEXACO Station, stay on SR104 as it turns RIGHT toward Port Gamble and the Hood Canal Bridge. In Port Gamble, as SR104 curves sharply to the left, go STRAIGHT. The Olympic Outdoor Center is on the left. From the south, take SR3 in the direction of the HOOD CANAL BRIDGE, do NOT turn left onto the Bridge, but continue STRAIGHT on SR104 into Port Gamble. When SR104 curves sharply to the right, turn LEFT into the town. Port Gamble General Store is on the right. From the Olympic Peninsula, take US 101 to where it intersects with SR104 and follow SR104 over the HOOD CANAL BRIDGE and at the Stop Light turn LEFT, staying on SR104.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: ESVA: County-Kitsap, Womb to Tomb
Host Club: Capitol Volkssport Club
Contact: Barb Malone (360) 485-3693
Website: www.capitolvolkssportclub.org
E-Mail Contact: ravnliz08@yahoo.com