Whidbey Island, WA, multiple walks
Varied distances, from 5 km. (3.1 miles) to 11 km. (6.8 miles), rated easy and moderately easy.
The Whidbey Island Festival Walks and related activities take place on September 11,12, and 13. Five walks on the island plus a bratwurst BBQ, a salmon BBQ, a pancake breakfast, and entertainment make this a very special weekend for Volkssporters. In addition, a Pre-Festival Friendship Walk will be held in Oak Harbor (on the island) on September 10, starting at 4 p.m. For full and colorful details on these walks and weekend activities, link to the website www.nwtrekkers.org and click on "Whidbey Walking Festival 2015".
Several Mossbacks have already arranged transportation and housing for the Festival. Other people wanting to go may contact our club president, Sally Ross, to get information: her number is 541-726-7169.