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  • Wendy Bumgardner
    Jun 28, 2013
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      6/29/2013
      City / State: Spokane, WA
      Event Name: Audubon Park Walk
      Event Type: Walk
      Event ID: 95757
      Distance - Trail Ratings: 10 K/5 K - 1A
      Description: This walk is on city sidewalks and street shoulders through
      northwest neighborhoods of Spokane. There will be views of the Spokane
      River, Downriver Golf Course, Joe Albi Sports Complex and the VA Hospital.
      Amenities: Strollers: medium | Wheelchairs: NO | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
      Special Programs: This event doesn't have any special Programs assigned.
      Start Times: 9:00 am - Noon
      Location: Audubon Park, Spokane, WA
      Start Point / Driving Directions: Audubon Park.
      I-90 Exit 280 (Maple Street), turn left on Walnut and stay on the one
      way grid north on Maple Street to Northwest Blvd. Left on Northwest Blvd
      to Audubon Street.
      (Audubon Park is bewteen Milton Street on the east and Audubon Street on
      the west.) Pass Audubon Park and turn right on Audubon Street to the
      start/finish on your right. Westbound on I-90 turn right on Walnut and
      follow the directions above.
      Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
      Comments: This is a summer walk in Eastern Washington. All participants
      should carry water.
      Host Club: Lilac City Volkssport Assn.
      Contact: Sue Keehnen (509) 326-3575
      Website: lilaccityvolks.com
      E-Mail Contact: suekeehnen73@...

      6/30/2013
      City / State: Seatac, Washington, WA
      Event Name: Seatac International Festival
      Event Type: Walk
      Event ID: 95763
      Distance - Trail Ratings: 5, 10, 12 K walks - 2B
      Description: Craft and food booths an weekend entertainment in
      conjunction with Internations Festival inside Park area.
      Amenities: Strollers: medium | Wheelchairs: hard | Pets: Yes |
      Restrooms: Yes
      Special Programs: This event doesn't have any special Programs assigned.
      Start Times: 9:00 AM- 1:00 PM
      Location: Angle Lake Park 19408 International Blvd Seatac, WA Walk on
      sidewalks and trails in the Angle Lake area. Views of Mt Rainier and the
      Kent Valley, and of course Angle Lake
      Start Point / Driving Directions: Angle Lake Park
      19408 International Blvd
      Seatac, WA
      Driving directions:
      I-5: Northbound, Exit 151, S 200th Street/Military Road, At end of exit,
      turn left at Military Road, Turn left onto S. 200th Street, Turn Right
      on International Blvd. Parking in lots before and after entrance to lake
      park.
      I-5: Southbound: Exit 151, S. 200th Street/Military Road, Merge onto S.
      200th Street. Turn right onto International Blvd. Entrance to park in 2
      blocks on the right. Over flow parking at Alaska Airlines bldg, just
      north of the park, or vacant lot south of the park.
      Start table is located inside of park.
      Awards & Fees: A Award
      Comments: Water and restrooms at start/finish and along the route of the
      10 K.
      Dogs are allowed on the route, owners are responsible for leash and
      clean up laws
      Host Club: Sea-Tac Volkssports Club
      Contact: Sea Tac Volkssports Club (206) 788-7969
      Website: www.esva.org
      E-Mail Contact: fran.carson@...

      7/4/2013
      City / State: Seattle, WA
      Event Name: The 4th in the Park
      Event Type: Guided Walk
      Event ID: 93278
      Distance - Trail Ratings: 5/10K - 3A
      Description: Join us on the Fourth of July in the morning for a guided
      walk in Discovery Park (nee Fort Lawton). We will begin registering
      walkers at 8:30 and will continue to register until 9. At that point we
      will pack up the registration box and head out on the trails. The 5K is
      rated 2B and the 10K 3C. There will be guides and, if the numbers
      warrant, we can send the first group out before 9. We will have guides
      walking at different rates so all can be accommodated. Come join us for
      a beautiful morning in the park; after you've walked you can indulge
      yourself at your picnic guilt free. The 10 K is rated a 3; the 5 K is a 2.
      Amenities: Strollers: NO | Wheelchairs: NO | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
      Special Programs: This event doesn't have any special Programs assigned.
      Start Times: 8:30 - 9;00 a.m.
      Location: Discovery Park, Seattle, WA
      Start Point / Driving Directions: From 15th Ave W. northbound, take
      Dravus St exit and go left on Dravus. From southbound, take Dravus St
      exit and turn right on Dravus. Continue across bridge over railroad
      tracks, and turn right on 20th W., which will become Gilman and then
      Government Way. Follow Government Way to entrance to Discovery Park.
      Immediately before entering Park, turn right on Texas Way and follow it
      to North Parking Lot. Registration and start will take place in the
      North Parking Lot.
      Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
      Comments:
      Host Club: Emerald City Wanderers
      Contact: Mike Nagan (206) 935-3225
      Website: www.walkingwithecw.org
      E-Mail Contact: m.nagan@...

      7/4/2013
      City / State: Vancouver, WA
      Event Name: A Stroll through History
      Event Type: Walk
      Event ID: 95513
      Distance - Trail Ratings: 5 & 10 km - 1A
      Description: The route will pass through Vancouver's Independence Day
      Celebration. It will also pass by many historic sites including Ft.
      Vancouver National Historic Site, Officers' Row, Vancouver Barracks,
      Pearson Airfield, and many historic sites in the downtown area.
      Amenities: Strollers: medium | Wheelchairs: medium | Pets: Yes |
      Restrooms: Yes
      Special Programs: This event doesn't have any special Programs assigned.
      Start Times: 8:00 am to 12:00 pm
      Location: Esther Short Park
      Start Point / Driving Directions: Downtown Vancouver on Columbia St.
      between West 6th & 8th Sts. on the east side of the park. North bound on
      I-5 & West bound on SR 14, exit at City Center (Exit 1B), turn left on
      6th St. & proceed west 3 blocks to Columbia St. South bound on I-5, exit
      at Mill Plain Blvd (Exit 1C) & proceed west (right) 5 blocks on 15th St.
      Turn left on Columbia St. & proceed to the park between 8th & 6th Sts.
      Parking is available on nearby streets, or in the parking garage at 6th
      & Columbia Sts.
      Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
      Comments: The 25th anniversary of the club's inaugural event will be
      celebrated.
      Host Club: Vancouver USA Volkssporters
      Contact: Burt Paynter (360) 891-9411
      Website: www.vancouverusavolkssporters
      E-Mail Contact: walkeriii@...

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      7/6/2013
      City / State: Key Peninsula, WA
      Event Type: Walk
      Event ID: 95549
      Distance - Trail Ratings: 10 k -
      Location: Penrose State Park, Key Peninsula, Washington State
      Host Club: Key Peninsula Volkssport
      Contact: Neal Van Der Voorn (253) 857-3655
      Website: e-clubhouse.org/sites/keypeninsulawa/
      E-Mail Contact: nealvandervoorn@...
      These details are from the ESVA site:
      http://esva.org/events/penrose-state-park-10k-walk
      Key Peninsula 360 Park 10K/5K Walk
      Jul 06, 2013 from 08:00 AM to 01:00 PM
      Where Gig Harbor - Key Peninsula 360 Park
      Walk on dirt trails and smooth gravel through this 360 acre undeveloped
      park. Some parts of the trail have roots but elevation gain and loss is
      minimal. Not suitable for strollers or wheelchairs. Pets are welcome on
      leash with cleanup.
      There is no running water in this park. Please bring your own water. The
      Lions Club will also have some available for sale at a minimal price.
      Porta-potty available at the center of the park.
      This is a Regional Park and no parking passes are required.
      Directions: 360 Park 10905 144th St SW Gig Harbor
      I-5: Exit #132 (SR16/Bremerton) From SR16 take SR302 through Purdy. LEFT
      at stop light. Cross Purdy Bridge, up hill, past Lake Catherine Shopping
      Center on LEFT. Proceed through stop light. In 1 1/2 miles SR302 curves
      left. Go STRAIGHT onto a side road, 144th St NW, to the RIGHT of
      highway. There is a Key Peninsula Parks sign. RIGHT at the entrance to
      the park. Make a RIGHT at the first turn. Registration and parking will
      be on LEFT.

      7/6/2013
      City / State: North Bonneville, WA
      Event Name: North Bonneville's Gorge Days Walk
      Event Type: Walk
      Event ID: 95297
      Distance - Trail Ratings: 5 and 10 km - 1B
      Description: The walk will be held in conjunction with North
      Bonneville's "Gorge Days" which highlights about 300 classic cars, food,
      crafts, entertainment, and garage sales. The walk has two 5 km routes.
      One route will take you along the Columbia River and into Ft Cascade
      Park. The second 5 km route will take you on the Heritage Trail, Big
      Foot Trail and into the festival area where your will walk about 2 km
      looking at the activities. Both routes have beautiful views and lots of
      history.
      Amenities: Strollers: hard | Wheelchairs: NO | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
      Special Programs: This event doesn't have any special Programs assigned.
      Start Times: 9 am to 1 pm
      Location: Baseball Field
      Start Point / Driving Directions: Take SR-14 east to North
      BonnevilleRight from SR 14 at the Chevron Station to Cascade Dr. (1short
      block) Right on Cascade Drive to Portage Dr. and sign pointing left to
      Baseball Field just before bridge over Hamilton Creek. Left on Portage
      Dr. to baseball field.
      Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
      Comments: Johnny Limbo and the Lugnuts will have a free concert starting
      at 4 pm at the festival grounds - 1 km from the finish
      Host Club: All Weather Walkers
      Contact: Dick Baker (360) 991-8806
      Website: www.allweatherwalkers.org
      E-Mail Contact: dickbkr@...

      7/14/2013
      City / State: McCleary, WA
      Event Name: McCleary Bear Festival Walk in the woods
      Event Type: Walk
      Event ID: 95797
      Distance - Trail Ratings: 10 km, 5km option - 2B
      Description: This is a combination 6 k, 10k and 16 k option walk through
      McCleary into Port Blakely Tree farm along wide well groomed trails with
      ample tree canopy. The McCleary Bear Festival will be holding community
      activities concurrently.
      Amenities: Strollers: NO | Wheelchairs: NO | Pets: Yes | Restrooms:
      Special Programs: This event doesn't have any special Programs assigned.
      Start Times: 9 am - 1 pm Finish by 3 pm
      Location: Simpson Parking Lot, 400 W Simpson Ave, McCleary, Washington 98557
      Start Point / Driving Directions: 1-5 to US 101 Aberdeen/Port Angeles
      (exit 104). Take WA 8 toward Montesano/Aberdeen. Just past mile post 7,
      exit left into the Simpson Lumber Company parking lot between 7th and
      6th Avenue.
      Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
      Comments: This event is in conjunction with The McCleary Bear Festival.
      Host Club: Capitol Volkssport Club
      Contact: Elizabeth Mooney (360) 359-3303
      Website: www.capitolvolkssportclub.org
      E-Mail Contact: esmooney@...

      7/24/2013
      City / State: Fife, WA
      Event Name: Fife Guided Walk
      Event Type: Guided Walk
      Event ID: 95783
      Distance - Trail Ratings: 10K - 1A
      Description: Walk through the community of Fife passing schools, parks,
      the city hall and housing developments.
      Amenities: Strollers: easy | Wheelchairs: hard | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
      Special Programs: This event doesn't have any special Programs assigned.
      Start Times: 9:30am
      Location: Louis Dacca Community Park 2820 54th Ave E Fife, WA
      Start Point / Driving Directions: I5: Exit 137, Northbound right,
      Southbound left at exit onto 54th Ave E. Keep on 54th Ave E, turning
      right at light at Valley Ave to start on right. Park in parking lot.
      Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
      Comments: This is a guided walk. We start promptly at 9:30am in groups
      according to walking speed. Arrive by 9:15am to register and be ready to
      walk. Restroom at start and along the way.
      Host Club: Daffodil Valley Volkssport Assn.
      Contact: Nancy Wittenberg (253) 841-0580
      Website: www.daffodilvalleyvolkssport.com
      E-Mail Contact: nwittenberg@...

      7/25/2013
      City / State: Renton, WA
      Event Name: IKEA Renton River Days Trails Walk
      Event Type: Walk
      Event ID: 95876
      Distance - Trail Ratings: 5K,10K - 2B
      Description: Explore May Creek Canyon walkways and local neighborhood.
      10K route adds some exploring in Newcastle. Special short routes for
      kids (1K,2K,3K,4K)
      Amenities: Strollers: hard | Wheelchairs: NO | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
      Special Programs: This event doesn't have any special Programs assigned.
      Start Times: 9:00am-11:00am Finish by 2:00pm
      Location: Kennydale Memorial Hall
      Start Point / Driving Directions: 2424 NE 27th St Renton WA
      I-405 Southbound. Exit 6. Left on NE 30th. Follow road as it become
      Kennewick, then NE 27th. Continue to Memorial Hall on your Left. I-405
      Northbound Exit 6. Right on NE 30th. Continue as above.
      Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
      Comments: This will be a mapped walk. There will be a 10K group walk at
      9:30am.
      Host Club: Interlaken Trailblazers Volkssport Club
      Contact: S.Moats (425) 235-0528
      Website: www.interlakentrailblazers.org
      E-Mail Contact: atthepond3@...

      7/27/2013
      City / State: Vancouver, WA
      FAIRWAY VILLAGE WALK
      Sanction No. NW13-93001
      SATURDAY -- JULY 27, 2013
      START/FINISH: New Seasons Market, 2100 SE 164th Avenue, Vancouver, WA.
      TIMES: Start any time between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m.; Finish by 4 p.m.
      DISTANCE and RATING: 5/10 km (3.1 or 6.2 miles), Rated 1A.
      TRAIL DESCRIPTION: Walk through established new and older neighborhoods
      in East Vancouver, with mature landscapes and upscale homes. Areas never
      volkswalked before include local city parks; streets and paths in
      Fairway Village (a 55-plus community); and alongside its beautiful
      public golf course. OK for strollers. Wheelchairs may have difficulty
      due to some uncut curbs.
      WALK CHALLENGES: ESVA... All Clubs; Clark County; City Parks. AVA...
      Bakeries, Over the Rainbow (the Evergreen State).
      STATE MEETING: All Weather Walkers is pleased to host the Evergreen
      State Volkssport Association’s (ESVA) quarterly meeting at 1 p.m.,
      located at the Fisher's Landing Firehouse, 17408 SE 15th Street,
      Vancouver. All are welcome to attend. Meeting site is less than one mile
      from the New Seasons registration area.
      COMFORT: Water and restrooms available at Start/Finish and 8km (if
      needed). Pets are permitted; owners are responsible for leash and
      clean-up laws.
      FEES: AVA Credit Only is $3. No refunds. Everyone is welcome to walk for
      FREE. All must register, carry, and return a start card. "B" medals and
      hatpins from prior events are available. Donations are appreciated and
      help support future events.
      DIRECTIONS: From I-5 or I-205, take SR-14 East, then Exit #8 (SE 164th
      Avenue). At end of ramp, LEFT onto SE 164th Ave. LEFT on SE McGillivray
      Blvd. Take first RIGHT into shopping center. New Seasons Market is
      straight ahead on east side of shopping center. Please use outlying
      parking spaces. Volkswalk signs will be posted.
      Amenities: Strollers: easy | Wheelchairs: medium | Pets: Yes |
      Restrooms: Yes
      Location: Vancouver, ESVA Meeting
      Host Club: All Weather Walkers
      Contact: Jan Breneman (360) 835-9686
      Website: www.allweatherwalkers.org
      http://www.allweatherwalkers.org/FairwayVillage2013.htm
      E-Mail Contact: breneman@...

      7/28/2013
      City / State: Renton, WA
      Event Name: IKEA Renton River Days Strolling by the River
      Event Type: Walk
      Event ID: 95794
      Distance - Trail Ratings: 5K 6K,11K,16K - 1A
      Description: Enjoy a stroll on Cedar River during Ikea Renton River Days
      Festival. Enjoy the Art show at Renton Community Center and other
      festivities as you walk along the river. Optional 5K (3B) takes you up
      Renton Hill for a specquackular view of the city and mountains.
      Amenities: Strollers: medium | Wheelchairs: medium | Pets: Yes |
      Restrooms: Yes
      Special Programs: This event doesn't have any special Programs assigned.
      Start Times: 8:00am-11:00am
      Location: Renton Community Center
      Start Point / Driving Directions: 1715 Maple Valley Hwy, Renton
      I-405 Northbound. Exit 4, Turn Right and to Maple Valley Highway. Turn
      right into the Community Center. I-405 Southbound. Exit 4. Follow Lane
      arrow to Maple Valley Highway. Turn Left passing under I-405. Continue
      short distance to Renton Community Center on your right.
      Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
      Comments: This route has 4 lengths 5K,6K,11K and 16K. You may combine
      the loops to choose your distance.
      Host Club: Interlaken Trailblazers Volkssport Club
      Contact: Sharon Moats (425) 235-0528
      Website: www.interlakentrailblazers.org
      E-Mail Contact: atthepond3@...

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