December 7 Olympia – Holiday in the Capitol City

City / State: Olympia, WA
Event Name: Holiday in the Capitol City
Event Type: Walk
Event ID: 113738
Distance – Trail Ratings: 5k,10k – 1B
Description: Walk through our State’s capital all dressed up in holiday lights and cheer. The walk goes through the Olympia Farmers Market, along Capitol Lake, through the Capitol Campus, the Legislative Building, the South Capitol Neighborhood Historic District. The 10K route includes a loop around the north part of the city and a walk around Capitol Lake. The walks are mostly on sidewalk except for a short uphill section on a dirt trail. Warm up with cookies, coffee and hot chocolate at the checkpoint!
Amenities: Strollers: NO | Wheelchairs: NO | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Bridges – Spanning the USA, Make a Wish at a Water Fountain, State Capital, Take a Walk In a City Park, Walk the USA – Street by Street, Walking America’s Ports of Call, Walking the USA A – Z
Start Times: 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Location: The Olympia Center
Start Point / Driving Directions: 222 Columbia St. NW, Room 100, Olympia, WA 98501. I-5 Northbound: Exit #105 (State Capital/City Center)/Southbound Exit #105A. At the roundabout use second exit (straight) and through the tunnel. Right on Capitol Way S. Left on Olympia Ave. NE. Parking available across from the Olympia Center. Free parking on streets and in City parking lots on Saturday.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: ESVA: 39 counties; Vino-Whiskey-Brew (Brewery). OTSVA: gardens; gazebos; high school; historic homes; hotels; ink; Italian; java; jewelry; justice.
Host Club: Capitol Volkssport Club
Contact: Holly Spaulding (253) 770-0691
Website: www.capitolvolkssportclub.org
E-Mail Contact: holly.spaulding@comcast.net