Road Biking Oregon  by Lizann Dunegan

Road Biking Oregon Guide Book

by Lizann Dunegan (Falcon Guides)
Road Biking Oregon  by Lizann Dunegan
From the rocky promontories and wide sandy beaches of the coast to the heights of Mount Hood and the Three Sisters, enjoy the dramatic diversity of Oregon on two wheels. Grab this guidebook, put on your helmet, and hit the road on forty carefully designed tours, which vary in length from 8 miles to 118 miles and cover a whole range of abilities and fitness levels. Inside you'll discover: detailed profiles of each ride, including traffic conditions, terrain, and length; vivid descriptions of points of interest; listings for local restaurants, hotels, bike shops, and rest rooms along the way; maps and elevation profiles. Whether you are an experienced cyclist, an emerging enthusiast, or someone looking for a perfect family ride, you'll find routes in Oregon that are perfect for your ability and interest.

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Trails from the "Road Biking Oregon" Guide Book
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Displaying trails 1 to 20 of 40.

This fun family ride takes you on a paved multiuse trail through a fern-filled forest in rural Columbia County. The ride begins in Anderson Park in the small town of Vernonia and takes you on a scenic ...
Vernonia, OR - Road Biking - Trail Length: 14
This loop route begins in the historic town of Brownsville and takes you through the picturesque Crawfordsville Valley past two historic covered bridges. It then travels through thick-forested hills a ...
Brownsville, OR - Road Biking - Trail Length: 61
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This spectacular route takes you into the high lakes region of central Oregon. The ride starts in Drake Park in downtown Bend and takes you on an uphill odyssey on the Cascade Lakes Highway. You’ll pa ...
Bend, OR - Road Biking - Trail Length: 90
This tour begins in Champoeg State Park and travels on rural roads through the farming country of French Prairie. Highlights of this tour include fascinating history and geology exhibits at the Champo ...
Yamhill River, OR - Road Biking - Trail Length: 24.5
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This tour travels on a restored section of the Historic Columbia River Highway, where you’ll ride through one of the highest concentrations of waterfalls in North America. Other trip highlights includ ...
Multnomah County, OR - Road Biking - Trail Length: 41.8
This ride takes you on a scenic journey on the Historic Columbia River Highway through the magnificent Columbia River Gorge. It begins in historic Hood River and heads east toward Gorge Discovery Cent ...
Mosier, OR - Road Biking - Trail Length: 37.8
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This route is a great introduction to some prime multiuse bike paths on the east side of Portland. These include the I-205 bike corridor, the Columbia River Trail, and the Springwater Corridor Trail. ...
Portland, OR - Road Biking - Trail Length: 28.5
This loop tour takes you through the farming country surrounding Culver and Madras, where you’ll have spectacular views of the Cascade Mountains to the west. It takes you across the historic Crooked R ...
Terrebonne, OR - Road Biking - Trail Length: 51.3
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On this tour you can view five of Oregon’s rare covered bridges. The ride begins in the sleepy town of Scio and loops through the rolling farming country of Linn County.
Scio, OR - Road Biking - Trail Length: 47
This strenuous tour takes you around the deep blue waters of Diamond Lake and Crater Lake. The route begins at the South Shore Picnic Area at Diamond Lake. From the picnic area, you’ll climb more than ...
White City, OR - Road Biking - Trail Length: 57.6
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This fun loop route begins in Drake Park in downtown Bend and takes you through a sage-scented landscape past Shevlin Park and Tumalo State Park.
Terrebonne, OR - Road Biking - Trail Length: 15.2
This strenuous two-day loop tour follows the Elkhorn Scenic Byway, takes you through the majestic forested Elkhorn Mountains of northeast Oregon, and drops into the desert valley surrounding Baker Cit ...
Sumpter, OR - Road Biking,Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 108.7
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This loop tour begins at Fern Ridge Reservoir and takes you through the coast foothills west of Eugene. The route travels on peaceful rural roads past green pastures filled with grazing cattle, sheep, ...
Fern Ridge Lake, OR - Road Biking - Trail Length: 34.1
This out-and-back tour takes you through the wild open spaces of southeast Oregon. You’ll begin the tour in the small town of Frenchglen, which is the gateway to the Steens Mountain Recreation Lands. ...
Frenchglen, OR - Road Biking - Trail Length: 72.4
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This challenging tour takes you through scenic valleys and rolling hills in the Rogue River Valley in southern Oregon. Along the way you can view the mighty Rogue River, Upper and Lower Table Rocks, 9 ...
Gold Hill, OR - Road Biking - Trail Length: 45.9
This ride begins at the historic McMenamins Grand Lodge in Forest Grove and takes you through the rural farm country of Washington County. On this route you’ll have the opportunity to stop and taste f ...
Forest Grove, OR - Road Biking - Trail Length: 28.7
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Located in the Columbia River Gorge, Hood River is a fantastic place to cycle. This dynamic town has many rural roads that begin at the outer limits of town and wind through the broad expanse of the H ...
Odell, OR - Road Biking - Trail Length: 31.3
This tour begins in the historic community of Jacksonville and climbs more than 400 feet to Applegate Lake in Rogue National Forest. This lake is nestled in the foothills of the Siskiyou Mountains and ...
Jacksonville, OR - Road Biking - Trail Length: 52
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This tour begins in Jasper State Park, located off OR 58 southeast of Eugene. The route travels through scenic farming country filled with friendly small towns and picturesque covered bridges.
Goshen, OR - Road Biking - Trail Length: 27.1
This challenging two-day tour climbs more than 3,000 feet and takes you through the center of two magnificent river canyons in northeast Oregon: the John Day and the North Fork of the John Day. Dramat ...
Mount Vernon, OR - Road Biking - Trail Length: 118.4
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