(Marsha Matta/The Columbian)
December 6, 2012
Christmas Ships route for Dec. 12, 19: Fleet assembles at 7 p.m. in front of the James M. Gleason Boat Ramp, at 43rd Avenue and Northeast Marine Drive, and circles near Wintler Park for about an hour. The fleet then heads downriver to the Interstate 5 Bridge area before disbanding near Hayden Bay. The fleet will be out for up to two hours. All times are estimates and routes are subject to conditions related to safety, commercial river traffic, weather, debris and water conditions. For more information, go to christmasships.org.