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Newcastle Traditional Volkswalk 6K, 11K, and 22K options

This walk will take us up hills and through the community of Newcastle. The 3 routes will go through Lake Boren Park.  In addition, the 11K will pass through sections of Coal Creek Park and the 22K through more portions of Coal Creek with the added enjoyment of longer and steeper hills.  **Please note the shorter start window for those wanting to walk the longer distance.

Start Time 6K/11K:  8am - 11am

Start Time 22K: 8am - 10am

Finish Time:  No later than 2pm

Distances: 6K (3.7 miles), 11K (6.8 miles), 22K (13.6 miles)

Rating: 6K 2B, 11K 3B, 22K 3C

Restrooms available at the start, across the street at the library, Lake Boren Park, and for those walking the 22K, Redtown Trailhead.

Leashed pets OK

Directions: I-405: Exit 10 (Coal Creek Pkwy). Northbound RIGHT/Southbound LEFT at bottom of exit ramp. Continue on Coal Creek Pkwy for 3 miles to Safeway Shopping Center on the right. HomeStreet Bank is located to the far left of the Safeway. PARK AWAY FROM BUSINESSES.

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  • A former member
    A former member

    I thought this would be a group activity and from the discussion in the WALKING VOLKSSPORT NW group it sounds as though you're on your own.

    August 15, 2014

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