Navigate to American Volkssport Association Home Page » Walking Events » Event Details Other Clubs in this State
Dates: 1/1/2018 - 12/31/2018
City / State: Mt. Angel, OR
Event Name: Old German Town
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 108922 2018/Y0865
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10K/5K - 2A
Description: Daily, dawn to dusk. Mt. Angel is located 12 miles SE of Woodburn. There is one substantial hill leading up to the Abbey passing the stations of the cross. Enter the Abbey Commons, visit quaint museum, pass the Pioneer Church ( be sure to peek inside) and around by the cemetery. You will walk through this rural community and see the Glockenspiel Restaurant( plays 11AM, 1PM and 4PM or sometimes on request). Rated 2+ because of the Abbey Hill, rest of walk is 1.
Amenities: Strollers: Medium | Wheelchairs: Hard | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Honoring Our Flag, Make a Wish at a Water Fountain, National Register of Historic Places, Take a Walk In a City Park, United States Post Offices, Walking the USA A - Z
Start Times: Daylight hours: 7AM to 8PM.
Location: Mt. Angel Towers
Start Point / Driving Directions: 1 Towers Lane. From the north on I-5, take the Woodburn exit #271, follow the signs east to Mt. Angel along Hwy 214. Turn left on Church St./ From the south on I-5 take Market St. exit #256 (Salem). Follow the signs east along Hwy 213 to Silverton. At the traffic light, turn left on "C" St. to First St., turn left on First St./Hwy 214 to Mt. Angel. Turn right on Church St. Follow Church St. up the hill (Church becomes College St.) to Towers Lane on Left. Start Box is just inside door. Please do not park under the carport!
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: This walk also passes the old train depot new fire station, city hall/police station, the Performing Arts Center and city hall.
Host Club: Silverton Walk Abouts
Contact: Diane McDermott (503) 769-5380
Website: No Website Listed
E-Mail Contact: