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  • Wendy Bumgardner
    4/7/2012 - Change of Start Location City / State: Seattle, WA Event Name: Easter in the Arboretum Event Type: Walk Event ID: 90433 Distance -
    Message 1 of 2 , Apr 6, 2012
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      4/7/2012 - Change of Start Location
      City / State: Seattle, WA
      Event Name: Easter in the Arboretum
      Event Type: Walk
      Event ID: 90433
      Distance - Trail Ratings: 5/10K - 1B
      Description: Walk on sidewalks, gravel and bark trails in the
      Washington Park Arboretum including Marsh and Foster Islands. Some steps
      involved. Not suitable for small strollers or wheelchairs.
      Amenities: Strollers: hard | Wheelchairs: NO | Pets: Yes |
      Restrooms: Yes
      Special Classifications: Hooray for Hollywood, Rainbow Color-Named
      Places, WPA Works Projects Administration
      Start Times: 9-1, finish by 4
      Location: CHANGE OF START LOCATION: E-18 Parking Lot, University of
      Washington, Seattle, WA
      Start Point / Driving Directions: E-18 Parking Lot at the University
      of Washington.
      I-5: Exit #168B (SR520E/ Bellevue). Take Montlake Blvd/UW exit. LEFT on
      Montlake Blvd and move to right lane. Pass Hec Edmundson/Alaska Airlines
      Arena and IMC. Exit RIGHT to Wahkiakum Way/E-1 and E-18 lots. Follow
      signs to E-18 parking area. THERE IS A $3 PARKING FEE TILL NOON.
      SR520 WESTBOUND: Take Montlake Blvd exit. RIGHT on Montlake Blvd.
      Continue as above.
      FOR THOSE EXITING SR 520 EASTBOUND AT MONTLAKE, THERE IS NO TOLL; TOLLS
      APPLY ONLY TO THOSE TRAVELING WESTBOUND FROM THE EAST SIDE.
      Public Transportation: Metro route 73. Transfer at NE 45th to route 44
      to U Hospital. Walk to start point on Montlake Blvd E.
      Awards & Fees: A Award
      Comments: Pets permitted but NOT in building(s) OR ON THE ISLAND
      WETLANDS. An alternate route will be available for those with pets.
      The award will be the 10th in a continuing series of multi-colored,
      embroidered patches designed by Dorman Batson. This year's patch depicts
      the climbing wall along side the route on the UW campus. 30 available at
      $9.50@. No reorder. Pre-registration available through March 29, 2012 by
      sending registration information and fees to Emerald City Wanderers, c/o
      David Madsen, 1112 NW 61st Street, Seattle, WA 98107.
      $9.50 for award and credit; $3 for credit only; free walkers are welcome
      but must register, carry, and return a start card.
      Host Club: Emerald City Wanderers
      Contact: David W. Madsen (206) 789-1960
      Website: www.walkingwithecw.org
      E-Mail Contact: dmadsen@...
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      4/28/2012
      City / State: Puyallup, WA
      Event Name: Celebrate Puyallup's Riverwalk
      Event Type: Walk
      Event ID: 92278
      Distance - Trail Ratings: 5K/10K - 1A
      Description: An out-and-back route on an asphalt path along the
      Puyallup River. This event will be part of the Friends of the Riverwalk
      and the City of Puyallup's annual celebration of the Riverwalk.
      Amenities: Strollers: easy | Wheelchairs: easy | Pets: Yes |
      Restrooms: Yes
      Special Classifications: This event doesn't have any special
      classifications assigned.
      Start Times: 8 am - 1 pm
      Location: Goodwill Parking Lot
      Start Point / Driving Directions: 1200 4th St. NW. From I-5, take
      exit 127 (Puyallup/SR 512). Take SR 512 to the end staying to the left
      and circling onto Hwy. 167 west/Tacoma. At the end of Hwy. 167, left on
      Meridian. Cross the bridge. Right on River Road. Right on 4th St. From
      I-405, take exit 2 onto Hwy. 167 (Auburn). At the end of Hwy. 167, turn
      left on Meridian and cross the bridge. Right on River Road. Right on 4th St.
      Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
      Comments: There will be a hatpin of the Riverwalk's logo available
      for purchase. From 10 am to 2 pm, there will be booths and various
      community activities.
      Host Club: Daffodil Valley Volkssport Assn.
      Contact: Carolyn Warhol (253) 845-6592
      Website: www.ava.org/clubs/dvva
      E-Mail Contact: jcwarhol@...

      5/5/2012
      City / State: Snoqualmie, WA
      Event Name: Trains, Trails and Waterfalls
      Event Type: Walk
      Event ID: 89997
      Distance - Trail Ratings: 5K, 11K, 20K - 1B
      Description: Come explore Snoqualmie Trains, Trails and Falls. This
      is a great event to bring the kids and grandkids to see all the fun
      things in this town. Snoqualmie Falls should be full and exiting this
      time of year. The Train Museum is great to explore. The trail from the
      start to the Falls has "Train Museum History" along the route. Lake
      Borst and views of Mt Si will be enjoyed along the route. 20K will
      explore more of the Snoqualmie Valley Trail.
      Amenities: Strollers: hard | Wheelchairs: NO | Pets: Yes |
      Restrooms: Yes
      Special Classifications: Waterfalls
      Start Times: 8:00AM - 12:00PM
      Location: Railroad Park Gazebo
      Start Point / Driving Directions: 7971 Railroad Ave SE, Snoqualmie,
      WA From Seattle and points west, take I-90 east to Exit 25, Highway 18
      West/Snoqualmie Parkway. Turn left onto Snoqualmie Parkway.
      From North Bend and points east, take I-90 west to Exit 25, Highway 18
      West/Snoqualmie Parkway. Turn right onto Snoqualmie Parkway.
      Turn right onto Railroad Avenue SE/State Route 202.
      7971 Railroad Avenue SE is on your right directly before the Northwest
      Railway Museum.
      Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
      Comments: Pets OK on the 5K only. Walkway leaving the falls does not
      allow pets. Pets are welcome in Snoqualmie Falls Park. 20K walkers must
      start by 10:00AM
      Host Club: Interlaken Trailblazers Volkssport Club
      Contact: Sharon Moats (425) 235-0528
      Website: www.interlakentrailblazers.org
      E-Mail Contact: atthepond3@...
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