|Newport - Historic Year Round Walk
||9:45 AM to 12:00 PM
||5 Km. (3.1 miles) or 10 km. (6.2 miles), both rated easy.
A great walk through a great coastal town. See the ocean and bay, Nye Beach, Old Town, the Bayfront (with barking sea lions), Yaquina Bay Lighthouse and State Park. Afterwards, visit the many attractions: the OSU Marine Science Center (free), Oregon Aquarium (admission fee), many good restaurants, shops, and sea-related businesses (Underwater Gardens, Ripley's Believe It or Not, etc.).
The Mossbacks will not have a carpool to this event. If you need transportation, contact our president, Sally Ross, at 541-726-7169 or 541-547-3949, for possibilities.
The walk begins at 9:45 a.m. from the Hallmark Resort, 744 SW Elizabeth Street in Newport. Directions to the Hallmark, and further details of this walk, can be found by clicking on the "Other Oregon Events" bar at the top left of this page, then "Year Round Events" and scrolling down to "Newport Historic". Alternately, the same information on this and thousands of other Volkswalks and Volksbikes throughout the United States can be obtained by clicking on the "National Events" bar on this page, then "Events" and following the prompts. The National Events page also has links to Volkswalks in Canada and 39 other countries (click on "About Us" and "IVV Website").