Florence Year Round walk
10 km. (6.2 miles), with extra 2.7 km. (1.7 miles) option, all rated moderately easy.
This walk begins at Woahink Lake, east of Hwy. 101, following the lakeshore before crossing the highway on an elevated pedestrian bridge. From there, it leads to Cleawox Lake and its CCC-built pavilion and sandy beach. Following around Cleawox, the trail goes through forest, then into the Honeyman State Park Campground before leading through forest back across the highway to Woahink Lake. Once there, walkers can take the 2.7 km. option to walk around Woahink Lake.
Registration for the walk is at The Sportsman sporting goods store, 249 Hwy. 101, Florence, at 9:45 a.m. From there, it is about a 3 miles drive to the start point at Woahink Lake.
There is no carpool to this walk. Interested walkers can check for possible transportation by calling our club president, Sally Ross, at 541-726-7169 or 541-547-3949.
Directions to The Sportsman, 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 "Florence - A Walk by Two Lakes". Alternately, the same information for 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 and following the prompts. The National Events page also has a link to Volkswalks in Canada and 40 other countries (click on "About Us" and "IVV Website").