February 29 – Leap Day from the Mt Baker Link Station to the University of Washington

City / State: Seattle, WA
Event Name: Leap Day on the Link
Event Type: Traveling Guided Walk
Event ID: 115858
Distance – Trail Ratings: 6k, 11k – 2A
Description: Walk through neighborhoods and parks. 11K walks along Lake Washington, through Washington Park Arboretum to the UW Station returning to the start point via light rail. 6k will take a bus to the Capitol Hill station and return to the start point via light rail.
Amenities: Strollers: | Wheelchairs: | Pets: No | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Little Free Libraries, Mayflower – 400th Anniversary Walk, Points of Reference, Walking the USA A – Z
Start Times: 9:00AM to 10:00AM
Location: Mount Baker Station on Rainier Ave. S. between Winthrop St. & S. Forest St. This Leap Day walk qualifies for the Light Rail Challenge.
Start Point / Driving Directions: Rainier Ave S between Winthrop St & Forest St.
From Link Rail debark at Mount Baker Station.
I 90 Eastbound Exit #3, Turn right on Rainier Ave South. Station is on the right in 1 mile.
I 90 Westbound: Exit #3A. Merge onto Rainier Ave S. Station is on the right in 1.1 miles
Northbound I 5: Exit #163. Merge onto Columbia Way. Use two left lanes to turn left onto Spokane Street. Turn Left onto 23rd Ave S turn right onto McClellan. Turn Right onto Rainier Ave S. Station is on the right in 1 block.
Street parking is free on weekends. Come early to find a spot.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit $3.00.  Guests are always welcome. Donations to support activities like this are always appreciated.
Comments: Restrooms are not available at the start but will be available on the route at about 1.5K. Pets are not permitted on LINK light rail. Fare for light rail is $1.50 age 3-18, $2.50 age 18-64 $1.00 age 65+
Host Club: Interlaken Trailblazers Volkssport Club
Contact: Katie Sell (425) 753-1772
Website: www.interlakentrailblazers.org/
E-Mail Contact: interlakentrailblazers@gmail.com