Sept 22 Cle Elum Town and Coal Mines Trail Walk

City / State: Cle Elum, WA
Event Name: Cle Elum Town and Coal Mines Rail Trail walk
Event Type: Walk
Event ID: 110522
Distance – Trail Ratings: 5 km, 6 km & 10 km – 1B
Description: Walk through the town of Cle Elum; along the Coal Mines Rail Trail, and through the Cle Elum city cemetery with its memorial to a WW2 hero.
Amenities: Strollers: hard | Wheelchairs: NO | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Points of Reference, Take a Walk In a City Park, Treasure Hunt – A way to walk our precious trails, United States Post Offices, Walk the USA – Street by Street, Walking the Path of Inventions, Walking the USA A – Z
Start Times: 8am to 12 noon
Location: Cle Elum City Park.
Start Point / Driving Directions: City Park start point is at intersection of Hwy 903 and South Pine Street. Eastbd on I-90: Exit 84. Cross over I-90 – you are now on W 1st St.. At McDonalds turn left on S. Pine St. Park is one block on right. Westbd on I-90: Exit 84. At the “T” stop sign, turn right to go to Oakes Ave. Cross RR tracks to stop light. Turn left on W 1st St. Go up the hill and just before McDonalds turn right on S. Pine St. Park is one block on right.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: There are 3 different walks available. The 10 km goes through Cle Elum past the quirky Telephone Museum and Cle Elum bakery. Walk the Coal Mines Rail Trail in the forest along Crystal creek, and also through the city cemetery with its memorial to a local hero. The 6 km mostly goes along the Coal Mines trail. The 5 km goes around town and through the city cemetery.
Host Club: Central Washington Sun Striders
Contact: Joe Blazek (509) 899-6535
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