East County Windwalkers Presents Tickle Creek Walk
5 K & 10 K Walks Sanction Number: #NW 11056
Saturday April 7, 2018
Hosted by East County Windwalkers
Start at Smokey Hearth Restaurant 16607 Champion Way Sandy, Oregon Start Time: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Finish by: 4 p.m.
Walk Details 10K: Walk on well-developed gravel pathways along the Tickle Creek Trail under old growth trees. Route continues through neighborhoods, and wooded paths to Meinig Memorial Park. Suitable for strollers. Not suitable for wheelchairs. Rated 2B. 5K: Out and back along Tickle Creek Trail. Wheelchairs would be medium difficulty. Suitable for strollers. Rated 1A. There will be restrooms available at the start/finish and Meinig Park. Carrying water is recommended. Water will be provided at Start and check point. Challenges: AVA: Walking USA A-Z. Volcanoes, Bakeries, Points of Reference WOC: Waterways, Forests, and Klubs (ECWW), COW. Allwalkers are welcome. All must carry and return a start card. IVV/AVA fee is $3.00.
Donations are appreciated. “B” awards and hatpins are available.
Any child 12 and under who completes a volkswalk may choose their award free.
Dogs are welcomed, scooped and leashed.
Special thanks to Smokey Hearth Restaurant for providing restrooms at the start and finish. If you are looking for a meal after the walk, please consider them.
East County Windwalkers: Our active club of approximately 32 members meets at Legacy Mt. Hood Medical Center. Please talk with one of us for details or visit us at www.eastcountywindwalkers.weebly.com
From North OR from South: I-205: Exit #22east to I-84 (US30). I-84: Exit#16 (238th Dr/Wood Village). RIGHT onto 238th Dr. At Glisan, 238th Dr becomes 242nd. LEFT on Burnside, becomes US26E. Follow US26 to Sandy. After first signal light at Orient Dr/Jarl Rd take exit to RIGHT onto Champion Way (behind ARCO Station). Right on Industrial Way. LEFT into mall parking area with Smokey Hearth Restaurant in the middle section.
Disclaimer/Stipulations: Reasonable effort is made to provide a safe and enjoyable event. The sponsors are not liable for accidents, theft, and/or material damage. With registration for these events, participants accept the AVA guidelines and agree to principles of good sportsmanship.