Capitol Volkssport Club
Olympia, WA

CVC Year Round Event - Ocean Shores Beach Walk

Sea grass and buried driftwood
A herd of birds
A single bird
Walkers and dog on a sunny day

Event: Ocean Shores Beach Walk

ESVA Challenges: 39 Counties (Grays Harbor)

AVA Special Programs: This event doesn't have any special Programs assigned.

AVA Sanction#/Distance/Rating: 110077 2018/Y0379 - 10K with 5K and 20K options - 1C

Description: Enjoy an in and out stroll along a wide, flat beach with options ranging from 5K to 20K which ends at the jetty (a favorite locations for seeing spouting whales March, April, & May). For fun, pack a lunch and stop and enjoy the birds and kite flyers. Walk as far as you like, and return either the way you came along the beach or along a paved street through Ocean Shores neighborhoods.

Start/End Location: Ocean Shores IGA, at 101 East Chance-A-La-Mer in Ocean Shores.

Driving Directions: From I-5 at Olympia (both Northbound and Southbound), take Exit #104 (US Highway 101). Follow Ocean Beaches signs west to Ocean Shores through Aberdeen and Hoquiam. The entrance to Ocean Shores is Point Brown Ave. Turn Left on Chance-A-La-Mer at first STOP sign. The Ocean Shores IGA is on your right. Once inside the store, immediately turn right. The CVC File cabinet is next to the furthest register.

Start/Finish Times: 1/2/2016 - 12/31/2016 - Dawn to Dusk. Closed on Christmas.

Accessability/Amenities: Not possible for strollers or wheelchairs. Pets are allowed subject to local leash and cleanup laws. Restrooms are at the start point or at the entrance to the beach. No water or restrooms are available on the beach itself.

Point of Contact: Jeanne Allan at 360-790-4600 or via e-mail to

Starting Point: Ocean Shores IGA, 101 East Chance-A-La-Mer Ocean Shores
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