Oct 26 Trick or Treat Trek at Remlinger Farm

Take in the autumn colors with a pastoral walk along the Snoqualmie Valley Rail Trail and through the quaint town of Carnation.  Be creative and dress up in your Halloween costume – there will be prizes!  Three walk options:  5K, 10K, and 13K, all rated 1B.

Registration at Remlinger Farms, Saturday October 26, from 9:00 a.m. to noon.

Address and driving directions:  32610 NE 32nd St., Carnation, WA 98104.   From I-5 or I-405:  exit onto SR-520 east toward Redmond.  Exit at Redmond Way / SR-202.  Turn right on SR-202 and continue for 7.5 miles.  Turn left on Tolt Hill Rd. and continue to SR-203.  Cross SR-203, onto NE 32nd St. to Remlinger Farms.  Follow the signs to the parking area, adjacent to the Farm Store.  From I-90:  exit 22, toward Preston-Fall City.  Continue 4 miles to Fall City, cross the bridge and turn left onto SR-203.  Continue 5 miles to NE 32nd St. and turn right to Remlinger Farms.

A colorful embroidered patch designed by Dorman Batson commemorating the event will be available for purchase.  Only 30 available.

November 11 – Dash Point State Park Autumn Walk (Monday)


City / State: Federal Way, WA
Event Name: Dash Point State Park Walk
Event Type: Walk
Event ID: 113690
Distance – Trail Ratings: 6k, 11k – 3C
Description: Walk on well-groomed wooded trails through the tranquil forest of this unique Washington State Park. Enjoy the picturesque b each looking out over Puget Sound to Vashon Island, and the autumn color and falling leaves on this stimulating hike.
Amenities: Strollers: NO | Wheelchairs: NO | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: This event doesn’t have any special Programs assigned.
Start Times: 9:00am-5:00pm
Location: Dash Point State Park
Start Point / Driving Directions: Dash Point State Park,SR509/SW Dash Point Road, Federal Way, WA. This walk is being held on Veterans Day which falls on a Monday this year.
Awards & Fees: ZZ
Comments: November often brings a typical Washington rain so be prepared with layered clothing, rain-gear and good hiking shoes. A stick is recommended to assist on the dirt trails with some rock and roods. November 11 is a free State Parks day, however there is a $1.00 per person charge for park and facility use for groups collectible at the start table.
Host Club: Four-Plus Foolhardy Folks
Contact: Dorman Batson (253) 517-9634
Website: fourplushikers.webley.com
E-Mail Contact: dlbatsonfedwy@comcast.net

November 29 Opt Outside on the Sumner Link Trail (Group Walk)


City: Sumner, WA
Event Name: Opt Outside on the Sumner Link Trail
Event Type: Guided Walk
Event ID: 115184
Distance – Trail Ratings: 5K / 10K – 1A
Description: Walk on the paved Sumner Link Trail along the White River. This is an out-and-back route.
Amenities: Strollers: | Wheelchairs: | Pets: | Restrooms:
Special Programs: Walking the USA A – Z
Start Times: 10:00 AM
Location: REI Sumner Distribution Center
Start Point / Driving Directions: 1700 45th Street E. From I-5: Exit #127 (Puyallup/SR512). at the end of SR 512 merge onto SR167N. Take 24th St. E. exit into the Industrial part of Sumner. RIGHT on 24th St. E. RIGHT on 142nd Ave. E. At “Y”, LEFT over bridge onto Tacoma Ave. Quickly get in LEFT turn lane. LEFT/Straight on 45th St. E. STRAIGHT into REI parking lot. From I-405: Exit #2A (Auburn/SR 167S). Take 24th St. E. exit. RIGHT on W Valley Hwy. Continue as above.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: This is a guided walk that will start at 10 AM. Please allow time to register and be ready to walk at 10:00 AM.
Host Club: Daffodil Valley Volkssport Association
Contact: Carolyn Warhol (253) 845-6592
Website: www.daffodilvalleyvolkssport.com
E-Mail Contact: jcwarhol@comcast.net

Nov 30 Turkey Trot 5K/10K

City / State: Edmonds, WA
Event Name: Sound Steppers Turkey Trot
Event Type: Walk
Event ID: 114148
Distance – Trail Ratings: 10k & 5k – 1A
Description: A 5k route to waterfront, ferry terminal, pass Edmonds Marsh and continue thru downtown Edmonds. A second 5k route to Olympic View Dr and residential neigborhood with views of Puget Sound.
Amenities: Strollers: medium | Wheelchairs: hard | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: This event doesn’t have any special Programs assigned.
Start Times: 9:00am – 12:00 noon
Location: United Methodist Church
Start Point / Driving Directions: 828 Caspers St, I-5 exit 179 220th SW, southbound turn right, northbound turn left, 9th Ave S turn right, turn left on Caspers.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Host Club: Sound Steppers Volkssport Club
Contact: Neil Smith (206) 214-5274
Website: www.soundsteppers.org
E-Mail Contact: neil.smith@comcast.net