Willamette Greenway is a hiking and biking trail in Portland, Oregon. It is within Willamette Moorage Park, Governor Tom McCall Waterfront Park, Willamette Park, and Butterfly Park. It is three miles long and begins at 48 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 5 feet. The Heron Pointe Wetland is near the trailhead. There are also information boards, an artwork, a viewpoint, trees, bicycle parking, a wood, drinking water, restrooms, and a parking.
Willamette Greenway Professional Reviews and Guides
"The walk goes out and back along the west side of the Willamette River, with lovely views of Ross Island."
--Sybilla Avery Cook, Walking Portland, Oregon (Falcon Guides).
"This hike has been broken into several different sections, each with access points from the Portland Streetcar, MAX Light Rail, or TriMet Bus. From the Portland Streetcar stop (NS Line) at the base of the Portland Aerial Tram, walk north on SW Moody Avenue. You’ll pass Tilikum Crossing bridge, one of many opportunities to make a shorter loop. But even if you’re going all the way around, walk out to enjoy the view.
At the far end is the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry (OMSI) and a streetcar/MAX stop. Otherwise, continue up Moody, passing under the Ross Island Bridge and soon coming to River Parkway, 0.8 mile north of the tram."
--Paul Gerald, 60 Hikes within 60 Miles: Portland (Menasha Ridge Press).
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