2015 Travel Series Schedule

November 30th, 2014


Explore the world vicariously at the Peninsula Trails Coalition’s popular pair of travel series, returning to Port Angeles in January and Sequim in February/March.

2015 PTC Port Angeles Adventure Travel Series
Port Angeles Senior Center, 328 E. 7th Street
All shows begin at 7:00 p.m.

  • January 9: Birding on Wrangel Island, Eastern Russia, Jackie and Elston Hill
  • January 16: Olives, Sherry, Christians, and Moors: A Walking Tour in Southern Spain, John and Mary Wegmann
  • January 23: Rowing the Atlantic from Scotland to Iceland, Chris Duff
  • January 30: Paddling the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, Ann Nolan

Admission: Suggested donation of $5.  Call Janet at 504-2406 for info about the Port Angeles shows.

2015 PTC Traveler’s Journal Slideshow Series
Sequim High School Library, 601 N. Sequim Avenue
All shows begin at 7:00 p.m.

  • February 5: Northern Reach: Exploring the Islands and Peoples of the North Atlantic, Chris Duff
  • February 12: Freewheels: A 450-Mile Bikepacking Escape Through the Can-American Rockies, Nick Batcheller
  • February 19: Uniquely India, Maureene Dubiak
  • February 26: You’ll Be Stayin’ Another Night: A Cycling Adventure in New Zealand, Willie Weir
  • March 5: Trekking in the Dolpo Region of Nepal, Randy Johnson
  • March 12: Exploring Iceland on Foot, Elaine Fredrickson
  • March 19: Heat, Hills, and Hot Springs: Exploring Idaho by Mountain Bike, Dick and Heidi Pattee
  • March 26: Walking Long in Scotland: Finding Value in a Failed Plan, Ron Strange

Admission: Suggested donation of $5. Kids 18 and under are free. Call Dave Shreffler at 683-1734 for more information about the Sequim series.

All proceeds for both series go toward food and project materials
for volunteers working on the Olympic Discovery Trail.


Register Now for the New Year’s Discovery 5K Walk & 10K Run

November 23rd, 2014

Happy New YearStart the New Year on the right (or left) foot at the 3rd Annual New Year’s Discovery 5K Walk & 10K Run! Hosted by the Peninsula Trails Coalition to benefit the Olympic Discovery Trail.

So that everyone finishes around the same time, we ask that…

Walkers register for the 5K walk.

Runners register for the 10K run.

When: Thursday, January 1, at 11:00 a.m.

Where: Start/finish at the beautiful Discovery Bay Golf Club, 7401 Cape George Road, Port Townsend, Washington.

Driving Directions: From the south, take SR20, turn left on S. Discovery Rd. and left on Cape George Rd. From the north, take SR20, turn right on S. Discovery Rd. and left on Cape George Rd.

Registration: Though December 30, $20 without beanie, $25 with beanie. Day of race: $25 plus $5 for a beanie.

Register online at GetMeRegistered >>