City / State: Seattle, WA
Event Name: Goodbye Viaduct, Hello Tunnel
Event Type: Walk
Event ID: 113592
Distance – Trail Ratings: 3K, 6K, 7K, 10K – 1A
Description: Held in conjunction with the opening celebration of the new Seattle tunnel. This event is not related to the 8K fun run/walk being held at 7:30 in the morning. Walk one-way and ride the shuttle back or walk round-trip. One way in the tunnel is 3K; round-trip is 6K. Add on a viaduct walk.
Special Programs: Walking America’s Ports of Call, Walking the USA A – Z
Start Times: Noon to 1:30 PM
Location: Free Tunnel and Viaduct timed tickets to access the tunnel are required; available at 99stepforward.com. Walk the tunnel any time your ticket allows, but registration and stamp are only available from Noon to 1:30 PM.
Start Point / Driving Directions: The courtyard at the northwest corner of 5th Avenue North and Harrison Street (in front of Seattle Grind at 516 Harrison St. Seattle, WA 98109).
Due to the thousands of people expected, public transit is highly recommended.
Comments: Take public transit to add flexibility to your itinerary without the headache of finding parking.
WOC: Entertainment, Hotel, Museum, Java
Host Club: The Pathfinder Volkssport Club of the NW
Contact: Chase Davis (360) 584-6446
E-Mail Contact: GX7QR2@comcast.net