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Dates: 4/1/2018 - 11/15/2018
City / State: Ellensburg, WA
Event Name: Yakima River and Parks
Event Type: Seasonal Walk
Event ID: 109537 2018/Y1151
Distance - Trail Ratings: 6K and 10K - 1C
Description: Both 6K and 10K are on graveled, wooded trails along the Yakima River and Carey Lakes. The 10K continues on to West Ellensburg and Rotary Parks and through 5 blocks of a quiet residential neighborhood. In case of river flooding, there is an alternate route on the dike road. Dogs on leash only. There is a fenced off-leash area along the 10K. Restrooms or pit toilets in each of the parks. WSC: 39 Cos. - Kittitas.
Amenities: Strollers: Hard | Wheelchairs: None | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Bridges - Spanning the USA, Points of Reference, Take a Walk In a City Park, Treasure Hunt - A way to walk our precious trails, Walking the USA A - Z
Start Times: Dawn to Dusk
Location: Best Western Plus
Start Point / Driving Directions: 211 W. Umptanum Road, Ellensburg WA 98926. EASTBOUND or WESTBOUND on I-90, take exit 109. Turn right (north) on Canyon Road and go to Umptanum Road stoplight. Turn left on Umptanum, cross railroad tracks. Best Western Plus on right. Ask for "walk box" at registration desk. You will drive 0.8 miles to the walk start. Driving directions to the walk start are on the walk directions. Daily, dawn to dusk.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Host Club: Central Washington Sun Striders
Contact: Lynn Blazek (509) 929-1836
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