Jan 1, 2018 New Year’s Day on Puget Sound

City / State: Seattle, WA
Event Name: New Year’s Day on Puget Sound
Event Type: Walk
Event ID: 105975
Distance – Trail Ratings: 5/10 K – 2A
Description: Walk down to Puget Sound and along the shoreline past Alki Point and the Lighthouse. The 5K stays flat and “on top.” Both routes suitable for wheelchairs and strollers. Start your new year right with a walk in West Seattle and burn off some of those holiday calories.There is an award for each event and those who walk both days can order an “uncut patch.” The NYD only patch is $9; the uncut two event patch is $17. Only 30 available. If you wish to pre-order your start cards, credit only is $3, credit & award are $9, and credit and the uncut award are $17. For optional pre-registration make check payable to ECW and mail to ECW, c/o Dave Madsen, 1112 NW 61st Street, Seattle, WA 98107. Postmark no later than December 25th. Free walkers are welcome but must register for insurance purposes.
Amenities: Strollers: medium | Wheelchairs: hard | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Take a Walk In a City Park, United States Post Offices, Walk the USA – Street by Street, Walking America’s Ports of Call
Start Times: 9 a.m. till noon; finish by 3 p.m.
Location: St. John the Baptist Episcopal Church 3050 California Ave SW Seattle, WA
Start Point / Driving Directions: 3050 California Avenue SW, (West) Seattle. I-5: N’bound Exit #163//S’bound Exit 163A. Cross the W Seattle Bridge. Take Admiral Way exit and follow Admiral Way uphill and left till you reach California Ave SW. LEFT onto California and continue for 3/10 mile to W Seattle High School parking lot on your left. Parking is adjacent to the Church and the start/finish.
Awards & Fees: A Award
Comments: Water and restrrooms are available at the start/finish and along the route; pets permitted but not in the Church buildings, please. If we have winter weather be prepared for icy conditions. In any event please join us afterward for hot soup and holiday treats
Host Club: Emerald City Wanderers
Contact: Mike Nagan (206) 851-2101
Website: www.walkingwithecw.org
E-Mail Contact: m.nagan@comcast.net