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Dates: 1/2/2019 - 12/30/2019
City / State: Portland, OR
Event Name: NW - Parks
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 111328 2019/Y0297
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5 km or 10 km - 2B
Description: 10K route will take you thru 5 parks (including Couch, Wallace, Macleay, Holman and skirts parts of Forest Park). You will walk along a small stream and in a deep forest not realizing you are in the city. The 5K route does not go into Forest or Holman parks. Both return along 23rd Av. with its many one of a kind shops and restaurants.PLEASE NOTE that the Legacy Good Samaritan Hospital has changed its parking policies. To park in their parking structures you need a parking validations pass. We normally have parking validation passes in the registration notebook. Park in the 5 minutes spaces in front of the main building then go inside and get a parking validation pass from the registration notebook then go park in one of the parking structures.
Amenities: Strollers: None | Wheelchairs: None | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Bridges - Spanning the USA, Take a Walk In a City Park, United States Post Offices, Walking America's Ports of Call
Start Times: Daylight Hours
Location: Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center
Start Point / Driving Directions: 1015 NW 22nd Avenue. NW 22nd & Lovejoy. Directions: I-5 Northbound Exit onto I-405. Exit 405 at Everett St. (2B), onto 14th Ave. to Marshall. Left on Marshall block past 21st to parking building 2 or 3. I-5 Southbound Exit 302B onto I-405. Cross Fremont Bridge, take Exit 3, Left at signal at NW 23rd to Northrup. Left on Northrup. Right on 22nd Av. Left on Marshall to parking building 2 or 3. Start box (filing cabinet) is located on your left after entering hospital main entrance by the coffee shop. Open during daylight hours.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: PLEASE NOTE that the Legacy Good Samaritan Hospital has changed its parking policies. To park in their parking structures you need a parking validations pass. We normally have parking validation passes in the registration notebook. Park in the 5 minutes spaces in front of the main building then go inside and get a parking validation pass from the registration notebook then go park in one of the parking structures. If you don't have a pass, you are subject to a $65.00 Fine. if by some chance we are out of parlking validatiomn passes park on the street near NW 24th and NW 25th Ave (3 to 5 blocks away, there are normally 4 hour free parking and you can find parking spaces most of the time. The walk does qualify for OTSVA 2019 (Nature, Noodles, Nuts, & Overlook) 2018 (Ink, Images, Italian. Java & Jewelry) 2017 (Hospitals, High
Schools, Historic Homes 2015 (Emergencies, Eyes, Entertainment) and ESVA 2015 (Birth, School, Vows) 2014 (Restaurants - all)

MAIL IN FEES WALK ONLY!!!
Host Club: Rose City Roamers
Contact: Sue Connolly (503) 289-5888
Website: www.rosecityroamers.org
E-Mail Contact: sueconnolly@juno.com