Co-Chairs: Terry Sheldon 541-826-8261 and Sharyn Close at 541-621-2791
Six of us carpooled into Jacksonville, parking in the lot next to the library. We enjoyed a leisurely walk up to the cemetery, which some of us had never seen. The rest of the walk was around the downtown area, stopping at the Mustard Seed for brunch, then shopping along the way back. We met… Read More.
Even though we met a day early (this month only!), there were 11 of us to participate. We met at Crackin & Stackin and set out exploring Echoes of the Ponderosa, a beautiful Eagle Point neighborhood just filled with dogwood trees, most of which were blooming proudly! We continued up to RT Jones, exploring little… Read More.
Walkabout rides (or walks?) again! Yesterday, Friday March 29 at 9:00 a.m., was our first just-under-3-mile walk, focusing primarily on the historical parts of Eagle Point. We started at the covered bridge, moved up past the museum and flour mill, past historic residential houses, and then back through downtown, stopping at the Senior Center and… Read More.
Our startup walk of 2017 met at Bob Moore Park in downtown EP. We moseyed along through the covered bridge, then down Shasta. We found a park, then another area that apparently once had a YMCA. From there, we went uphill, towards where the water tower is, though we didn't go that far. With two… Read More.
We will be meeting at 8:00 a.m. on August 25 at the Talon Grill, in the closest parking lot to Alta Vista. From there, we will carpool to Ashland. Our walk will be in beautiful Lithia Park, starting on the Plaza at the drinking fountain, and winding our way up through the park. Following the… Read More.
Sharyn and Terry will again center our walk in Eagle Point, and will be starting at Sharyn’s home, to explore the (short) wooded trail up behind her house and the new neighborhood that is blossoming above, with gorgeous views to see. Our walks are generally 3+ miles and non-strenuous. Breakfast or brunch at Barbwire Grill.… Read More.
Eight of us carpooled to Jacksonville and enjoyed a walk along city streets and visiting new neighborhoods. We strolled by the courthouse, the Schoolhaus Brewhaus German restaurant, Nunan Square, lots of other places of interest along with downtown shops. We finished with a fabulous lunch at the C Street Grill. A good time was had… Read More.
On the 4th Thursday in June, the 23rd, we will meet at the Talon Grill at 9:00 a.m., and carpool to Jacksonville for a 3-1/2+ mile walk around the streets of J’ville, followed by brunch at a restaurant of our choice. Come on down!
Four ladies and two dogs enjoyed a casual 3-1/2 mile stroll in the Ponderosa neighborhood of Eagle Point. We had fun looking at all the beautiful homes and gardens, and of course Ida knows everyone we passed! Sensational Sweets was closed, near where we parked, so we didn’t stop in for a post-walk coffee and… Read More.
This month on Thursday, May 26, Walkabout’s DIFFERENT MEETING PLACE will be at 9:00 a.m. in the parking lot on Alta Vista between Superior Gym and Sensational Sweets bakery, just by Poppy Village. We will explore the Ponderosa neighborhood, south of Alta Vista. The walk is 5K, or just over 3 miles. Friendly dogs welcome.… Read More.