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Dates: 9/23/2018 - 9/23/2018
City / State: Portland, OR
Event Name: Northeast Sunday Parkways Walk
Event Type: Traveling Guided Walk
Event ID: 111053 
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5 and 10 km - 1A
Description: The City of Portland is again closing over 8 miles of city streets and converting them entirely into non mechanized transportation for bikes, skates, skateboards, and walkers. The 10 km route will include Fernhill Park, Alberta Park and Woodlawn Park booths, food and activities. The group walk will start at 10 am. Other group walks will be offered approximately hourly. Instructions and maps will be available for those walkers that would like to spend more time in the parks enjoying the activities, food and entertainment. The 10 am walkers will be able to walk much of the route before the mass of bicycles arrive as the streets do not close until 11 am. Register from 9:30 to 9:55 am so you will be able to start at 10 am. Also a group will be starting about noon. Maps and instructions will be avaialable for those walkers that want to take their time starting and looking at all the activities Sunday parkways have to offer.
Amenities: Strollers: medium | Wheelchairs: NO | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: This event doesn't have any special Programs assigned.
Start Times: 10 am
Location: Fernhill Park
Start Point / Driving Directions: East corner of NE Ainsworth St & NE 37th Ave. : I-5 NORTHBOUND: Exit #305A. Lombard east to 42nd Ave. RIGHT on 42nd Ave. RIGHT on NE Holman. Park in NE Holman or 37th Ave. vicinity. Look for signs for start area.
I-5 SOUTHBOUND: Exit #304. RIGHT to Interstate. RIGHT on Interstate. RIGHT on Lombard. Continue as above.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: If you can not make the 10 am start, contact Dick Baker and if there are several walkers he will offer other group walks in the morning and afternoon.
Host Club: Rose City Roamers
Contact: Dick Baker (360) 991-8806