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Dates: 4/1/2018 - 11/15/2018
City / State: Ellensburg, WA
Event Name: City and Parks
Event Type: Seasonal Walk
Event ID: 109549 2018/Y0320
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5K and 10K - 1A
Description: Walk through the downtown Nat'l Historic District, through a Nat'l Historic neighborhood, the CWU campus and several city parks. 10K walk has excellent views of the city and entire Kittitas valley from Craig's Hill. You'll go by many art galleries and historical museums. Pets on leash only. WSC: 39 Cos. - Kittitas. Whiskey-Vino-Brew - has wine tasting (10K only).
Amenities: Strollers: medium | Wheelchairs: medium | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Animal Safari, Bridges - Spanning the USA, Food For Thought, Points of Reference, Take a Walk In a City Park, Treasure Hunt - A way to walk our precious trails, United States Post Offices, Walk the USA - Street by Street, Walking the USA A - Z
Start Times: Dawn to dusk
Location: Starbucks Coffee - 908 E. University Way, Ellensburg 98926.
Start Point / Driving Directions: WESTBOUND on I-90, take Exit 109. Turn right on Canyon Rd. which turns into Main St. North on Main St. through downtown to University Way stop light. Turn right on University Way and drive ten blocks to Starbucks on left. Park in back parking lot away from front of store. EASTBOUND on I-90, take Exit 106. Go straight through roundabout toward town on what becomes University Way. Go straight through Main St. intersection on University Way and drive ten blocks to Starbucks on left. Ask for "walk box" at counter. Daily dawn to dusk.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: 10k goes up one small but significant hill to the viewpoint over the city. The 5k is flat.
Host Club: Central Washington Sun Striders
Contact: Lynn Blazek (509) 929-1836
Website: www.centralwasunstriders.weebly.com
E-Mail Contact: lynn_gen@hotmail.com