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Green river trailhead
This is the third of a series of free self-guided summer walks on alternate Wednesday mornings of up to 3 miles round trip during June to Sept. 2020 in different locations in and close to Kent. PRECAUTIONS YOU SHOULD BE AWARE OF & FOLLOW TO PREVENT COVID-19 TRANSMISSION: - Park and trail restrooms may be closed. There are no restrooms at this trailhead or on the trail we will follow - Maintain 6ft. social distancing from all others whenever possible - Bring a mask or other face covering that covers your mouth and nose. This must be worn whenever you cannot keep at least 6ft. from others. WITHOUT SHOWING YOUR FACE COVERING WHEN SIGNING IN YOU MAY NOT TAKE PART! - Bring hand sanitizer to use after you touch a hard surface that may have been touched by others - Try to avoid touching your face You will walk at your own speed following the trail makers starting any time between 9 am and 10:30 am (finish by 11 am). You will sign in at the start of your walk at our table set up close to the Green River Trailhead parking lot. Bring family and friends up to a limit of 6 total You may also bring your dog on a leash. one. (Please note: there are no restrooms close by). OUR ROUTE: This time our walking trail follows the Green River Trail south through Riverview Park and alongside the riverbank past Foster Park to join the Interurban trail. We will continue south down the Interurban for a short distance, then return the same route. The total signed distance will be 3 miles round trip. You are welcome to turn back earlier if you prefer. There will be the option to cross the footbridge and take the short seclude loop in Riverview Park on your way out or back. (This short extension is not included in the measured 3-mile distance). All the trails are paved except for the Riverview loop. WEATHER: Our walks take place come rain or shine! t looks we will have fine weather. Suggest you come soon after we open at 9am to walk before the temperature warms up. Please note: there are no bathrooms at the trailhead parking and none on the trail. MEETING PLACE The Green River Trailhead. Address is:[masked] Hawley Rd, Kent, WA 98032. Hawley Rd. is an extension of Rd to the east of West Valley Rd. by LA Fitness GPS Location:[masked], [masked] Locate on Google Maps: https://goo.gl/maps/JrtGShu8VV921ALZ7 HOW TO FIND US Look out for our “KENT WALK HERE” event sign board by the trailhead entrance. Sign-in under our blue canopy we will set up just across Hawley Rd. on the grass. This walk is provided by Feet First FUTURE WALKS: To check on dates and locations for our other summer walks as they are posted please visit: https://www.meetup.com/Feet-First-Walks/ We hope to offer some Sunday morning guided walks once King County reaches Phase 3 of the WA State Phased Approach to Reopening Business and Modifying Physical Distancing response to COVID-19 WALK WITH US: KEEP SAFE, KEEP WELL, KEEP FIT AND KEEP HAPPY!
Celebrate WALKTOBER (http://www.feetfirst.org/get-involved/walktober-walk-your-world) with a new walk in a new community. Grab a friend and head to Issaquah. Walk one or combine the routes to make for a longer walk. Be sure to track your miles and log them in the WALKTOBER weekly trip tracker! On your walk you'll be surprised and delighted by: Historic Olde Town, Olde Town Residential Neighborhood, Sweets and Treats and the Hatchery during salmon season. Walk #1 Route Map with Ride with GPS tool - http://ridewithgps.com/routes/3422771 Walk #2 Route Map with Ride with GPS tool - http://ridewithgps.com/routes/3422806