Kelsey Creek Woods

Thursday NoShows.

17 December 2010

Nine days before Christmas is a busy time of year for most people and Pacific Northwest weather can be less than inviting about now. I understand why nobody showed for our Thursday morning walk yesterday. It makes perfect sense to me because trust me when I tell you it was difficult getting my girth out […]

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The Lake-to-Lake Greenway Trail Walk, A Personal View Of An Organized Walk Across Bellevue

21 September 2010

The rain fell rapidly and in copious quantities as I climbed into bed on the night of September 17. “We’re Northwest girls,” I remembered my friend JaneEllen saying “and not sugar, we won’t melt.” It was coming down really hard, though, and no matter how accustomed I am to all-weather exercise, it can pour too […]

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A Walk On KC Thursday

2 September 2010

Early Morning Walks Are Cancelled Thursday morning walks at KC have shifted to Thursday evening walks and will begin at Skyridge Park on March 24, 2011. Why you ask? Because I got a job and am no longer available in the mornings. But that’s no reason you can’t continue to meet at Kelsey Creek park […]

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Group Walks

13 August 2010

In lieu of the fact that our beloved fitness instructor, Karie Underwood, is taking another vacation this summer, I am organizing a couple walks for my fellow Boot Campers, and anyone else who would like to join us. These walks will take place during class time. They are intended to give us a thorough workout […]

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College Hill Combo

22 June 2010

4 miles 1 – 2 hours 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8,475 steps 295 kcal Skyridge Park Kelsey Creek Farm Spiritwood Park This is a combination walk because it includes wooded parks, 3 Bellevue neighborhoods (including mine) and a shopping center of small, local businesses. I have included wooded trails, […]

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KC Willy Botan Loop

16 June 2010

5 miles 1 hr 20 miles 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11,028 steps 380 kcal Kelsey Creek Farm Wilburton Hill Park Bellevue Botanical Garden KC stands for Kelsey Creek Farm, Willy stands for Wilburton Hill Park and Botan is short for Bellevue Botanical Garden. Each park is a gem and […]

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Skyridge Rollercoaster + Kelsey Creek Woods

26 May 2010

2.5 Miles 45 – 60 Minutes 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 (difficult) same hilly route as Skyridge Rollercoaster (short and steep) only longer 5468 Steps 175 kcals Skyridge Park Kelsey Creek Farm Begin this walk at Skyridge Park (see  Skyridge Rollercoaster for pictures and directions) don’t turn around at the Lake Hills […]

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